Moonshot Research and Development Program

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The Moonshot Research and Development Program sets ambitious goals to attract people, and promotes challenging R&D projects with the aim of resolving difficult societal issues while bringing together the wisdom of researchers from all over the world.

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July. 14. 2020
The Headquarters for Healthcare Policy determined the Moonshot Goals 7.
Feb. 20. 2020
The call for proposals is open. For more details, please check External Links.
Jan. 23. 2020
The Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI) determined the Moonshot Goals 1-6.

About the Moonshot R&D Program

Moonshot Goal

Moonshot Goal #1
Realization of a society in which human beings can be free from limitations of body, brain, space, and time by 2050.
Moonshot Goal #2
Realization of ultra-early disease prediction and intervention by 2050.
Moonshot Goal #3
Realization of AI robots that autonomously learn, adapt to their environment, evolve in intelligence and act alongside human beings, by 2050.
Moonshot Goal #4
Realization of sustainable resource circulation to recover the global environment by 2050.
Moonshot Goal #5
Creation of the industry that enables sustainable global food supply by exploiting unused biological resources by 2050.
Moonshot Goal #6
Realization of a fault-tolerant universal quantum computer that will revolutionize economy, industry, and security by 2050.
Moonshot Goal #7
Realization of sustainable care systems to overcome major diseases by 2040, for enjoying one’s life with relief and release from health concerns until 100 years old
View all goals in PDF file ↓
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Past Events

Mar. 29. 2019
Visionary Council on the Moonshot Research and Development Program (First Meeting)
Apr. 22. 2019
Visionary Council on the Moonshot Research and Development Program (Second Meeting)
May. 23. 2019
Visionary Council on the Moonshot Research and Development Program (Third Meeting)
Jul. 31. 2019
Visionary Council on the Moonshot Research and Development Program (Fourth Meeting)
Dec. 17 - 18. 2019
Moonshot International Symposium

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