Japan Smart Cities Alliance

最新情報 / What's new

Global Technology Governance Summit, Tokyo 2021

The World Economic Forum is hosting its first Global Technology Governance Summit this April in Tokyo. The G20 Global Smart Cities Alliance will be hosting several sessions at the summit, where you can learn more about the activities of the Japan Cities Community and the most prominent smart cities initiatives Japan. If you are interested in participating, please register at weforum.org.

GTGS Side events/GSCA Japan Summit Archives

GSCA Japan Summit / Mayors sessions

Urban Innovation in Japan

Overview : In Japan, smart cities and digital transformation are expanding, and the related market is increasing year by year, reaching 790 billion yen (2019). On the other hand, there are several challenges to implementing the technology. For example, how can public concerns such as privacy and security be resolved? How should citizen participation be promoted? As subscription models become more common among startups, do local governments need to change their procurement methods? In this session, we will discuss the future technology governance model with the mayors from the Global Smart Cities Alliance Japan Community.

Toward a Citizen-Oriented Resilient Smart City

Overview : In Japan, smart cities and digital transformation are expanding, and the related market is increasing year by year, reaching 790 billion yen (2019). On the other hand, there are several challenges to implementing the technology. For example, how can public concerns such as privacy and security be resolved? How should citizen participation be promoted? As subscription models become more common among startups, do local governments need to change their procurement methods? In this session, we will discuss the future technology governance model with the mayors from the Global Smart Cities Alliance Japan Community.

English summary → coming soon

日本語版レポート → こちら

Innovation for Healthy Ageing

Overview : The Greatest happiness of The Greatest “Diversity” This is an important concept in a society where individualization and inclusion have become feasible through data and AI. How can technology and data achieve maximum diversity and maximum happiness in a super-aging society? The discussion will be based on the case of Japan, a super-aging society

日本語版レポート → こちら

 

Putting Human Connection At the Heart of Smart Cities

English summary → click here

 

GSCA Japan Summit

Open Data Ecosystem as the key Enabler to Smart Cities

English summary → click here

日本語版レポート → こちら

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Super City Initiative

Overview : In May 2020, the Super City Law was enacted in Japan. This new law aims to improve collaboration between the public and private sectors for the digital transformation of cities. Cities selected as Super Cities will deploy AI and big data in medical care, education, energy, crime prevention and transportation, including autonomous vehicles. They will appoint ‘smart city architects’ with powers to coordinate services and technology in their regions. In this session, we will invite some candidate architects and discuss governance issues for smart city implementation.

English summary → coming soon

日本語版レポート → coming soon

What should be a legal entity to realize a smart city?

English summary → coming soon

日本語版レポート → coming soon

Round Table Discussion

English summary → coming soon

日本語版レポート → coming soon

Smart city with Trust

English summary → coming soon

日本語版レポート → coming soon

ICT Accessibility and Smart City in Japan

English summary → coming soon

日本語版レポート → こちら

Does energy democracy make smart cities sustainable?

English summary → coming soon

日本語版レポート → coming soon

各モデルポリシーについて / Policy Roadmap

以下より、Global Smart Cities Allianceで策定した各モデルポリシーの日本語版をダウンロード頂けます。

You can find links to the first five model policies translated into Japanese below:

 

GSCA 日本支部 / Japan Cities Community

世界経済フォーラム第4次産業革命日本センターは、日本のスマートシティ各都市をサポートしています。現時点では、以下の都市が参画しています。

Cities in Japan are supported by the World Economic Forum through a dedicated team based in C4IR Japan. Cities actively engaged in this community are shown below.

参画方法 / Get in touch

G20 Global Smart Cities Alliance (GSCA) 日本支部に参画することで、

  • 新たなモデルポリシー策定のためのワーキンググループに参加いただけます。
  • 日本の各都市が、寄り良いポリシーを実装することを手助けするサポートネットワークに参画頂けます。
  • もし、あなたが自治体職員である場合、GSCA日本支部の都市コミュニティにご参画頂けます。

 

上記コミュニティへの参画にご関心がある場合は、GSCA事務局の平山 雄太までご連絡ください。

 平山雄太  yuta.hirayama@weforum.org

If you would like to engage with the G20 Japan Smart Cities Alliance, you can:

  • Join our Working Group of policy experts to develop new policies;
  • Join our Support Network to help Japanese cities implement better policies;
  • If you are a government officer, you can join our cities community.

 

If you are interested in joining this community, please get in touch with Yuta Hirayama in the Alliance Secretariat, at 

Yuta Hirayama:yuta.hirayama@weforum.org