ASEAN Smart Cities Network High Level Meeting in Yokohama
ASEAN and Japan will collaborate to promote the concept of smart cities in each member city of the ASEAN Smart City Network (ASCN). The “ASEAN-Japan Smart City Network High Level Meeting” will be held to share the ASEAN countries needs and Japan’s know-hows and technologies, also providing a place for matching among public institutions and private organizations.
Furthermore, the “ASEAN-Japan Smart City Network High Level Meeting” will be held together with the “Asia Smart City Conference (ASCC)” and “Global Smart City Alliance Establishment Meeting” under the joint slogan of “Asia Smart City Week (ASCW)”, and aims to disseminate smart city initiatives from Japan.
Further information on ASCN will be released on this website.
[Event Summary] (Details will be updated)
(1) Schedule: October 8 (Wed), October 9 (Thu), 2019
(2) Location: Inter Continental Yokohama Grand, 3rd floor conference rooms (tentative)
(1-1-1 Minatomirai, Nishi Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa)
(3) Hosted by: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan
(4) Chaired by: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan (Mr Takuya Kurita, Vice-Minister for Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism) and Ministry of Transport, Thailand (Mr Chaiwat Thongkamkoon, Vice-minister)
(Thailand is the Chair of ASEAN for 2019)
(5)Participants (tentative): 10 countries of ASEAN, Permanent Secretaries or Director General of Japan’s infrastructure-related bureaus, representatives of 26 cities of ASCN, the ASEAN secretariat, Local Governments of Japan, Japanese companies, Overseas companies, Related Organization, International Agencies, etc.
(6)Implementing Agency: Urban Renaissance Agency (UR)
*This program is supported by Japan-ASEAN Integration Fund (JAIF).