The City of Yokohama,which is selected as"FutureCity"by Cabinet Office,has been holding the Asia Smart City Conference every year since 2012 as part of the Y-PORT project,in which the City of Yokohama accelerates overseas operations of companies based in Yokohama and shares its know-how on smart cities.
Participated by not only over 40 cities but also supporting agencies including the Government of Japan, academic institutions and private enterprises, the conference was a great success. A wealth of expertise and knowledge infused into the discussion made the conference all the more significant. "Yokohama Declaration"which we wrapped up the discussion at the conference was adopted by the participants,and the declaration was introduced at COP22 held in Marrakesh,Morocco.
The 5th Asia Smart City Conference Report(ＰＤＦ:6,191KB)
The 5th Asia Smart City Conference
Date: November 18，2016(Fri)9:30-17:00
Venue: InterContinental Yokohama Grand(1-1-1 Minato Mirai,Nishi-ku,Yokohama)
Host: City of Yokohama
Supporters: Cabinet Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of the Environment, IGES, JICA, Yokohama City University
Participating Cities: Dhaka North,Dhaka South(Bangladesh),Phnom Penh(Cambodia)，Gran Conception(Chile)，Quito(Ecuador)，Nasinu(Fiji)，Andhra Pradesh，Bhopal，Hubli/Dharwad，Kakinada，Mumbai，Panjim(India)，Banda Aceh(Indonesia)，Kitakyushu(Japan)，Vientiane(Laos)，Casablanca(Morocco)，Maputo(Mozambique)，Mandalay(Myanmar)，Katmandu(Nepal)，Zwolle(Netherlands)，Baguio，Carcar，Cebu，Consolacion，Lapu-Lapu，Makati，Mandaue，Minglanilla，Naga，Pampanga，San Fernando，Talisay City，Quezon City(Philippines)，Durban(South Africa)，Colombo(Sri Lanka)，Castries(Saint Lucia)，Bangkok(Thailand)，Tunis(Tunisia)，King County，New York(U.S.)，Danang，Haiphong，Hue，Ho Chi Minh City，Quang Binh(Vietnam)，Yokohama
*46 cities; countries (cities) in alphabetical order
Participating Organizations: Japanese government(Cabinet Office,Cabinet Secretariat,MOFA,MOF,METI,MLIT,MOE)，Asian Development Bank(ADB),World Bank,UN-HABITAT，UNIDO，JOIN，JICA，JBIC，IGES，CITYNET，Yokohama City University，FINETECH CO.，LTD.，JFE Engineering Corporation，Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation(SMBC)，The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ，Ltd.，Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting ＬＬＣ，ＩＢＭ Japan，IKEA Japan K.K.，NEC Corporation，Panasonic Corporation，PwC Advisory ＬＬＣ，etc.
CV & Presentation for Thematic Meetings