(Launched on 13 February 2017, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS)
This will be the first ever Optical Topography-Hub (OT-Hub) outside of Japan and will be the hub for an open invitation network for universities, hospitals and companies for work in Applied Brain Science.
1. Malaysia as OT-Hub in ASEAN region.
2. Expand the brain research using OT technology.
3. Attract joint research and partnership with people in medicine, education and industry research.
4. Hitachi has funded OT hub initiative to CISIR amounting to RM190K per year (total 570K in 3 years).