Japanese German Mechatronic Joint Initiative

MEJOIN aims to establish a think tank for research, business clusters and small and medium enterprises from Japan and Germany in order to promote knowledge transfer and cooperation in the field of production automation and industry 4.0. Companies specialising in particular in mechanical and plant engineering, electrical engineering and automated production will be welcome to participate as well as businesses from neighbouring industries, e.g. medical technology.


  • Factory automation
  • Production systems
  • Market studies     
  • Think tank
  • Mechatronics
  • Small and medium-sized companies
  • Clusters

Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Institute for Factory Automation and Production Systems

Erlangen, Germany

  • Cluster Mechatronik & Automation e.V.
  • Saitama City Foundation for Business Creation
  • The Advanced Institute of Innovative Technology of Saitama University


Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Institute for Factory Automation and Production Systems
Jochen Bauer
Egerlandstraße 7-9
91058 Erlangen
+49 911 - 5302 9112