Host Selected Sessions

Regional ITS

Mentioning some regional ITS projects in Japan, we will debate problems facing each region and issues that ITS could settle. In various viewpoints such as town development, environment, the welfare, the disaster prevention, natural disaster reduction depending on the local characteristic and needs in each area of our country, the problems of the field of traffic, movement are lead to the solution by planning the utilization of the IT technology there, and the action to aim at the activation of life improvement and the economy of area inhabitants is performed in each place. Among the actions in the area, we share the problem that an area faces based on the way of the new mobility during the period of local creation and an introduction example of the advanced transportation system and find a clue of the solution and the argument to promote spread of ITS promotion will be done.

Organizer: Makoto Otsuki, Senior Vice President, ITS Japan, Japan
Moderator&Speaker: Itsuki Yoshida, Associate Professor, Fukushima University, Japan
Speaker: Yasuhiko Kumagai, Professor, Kochi University of Technology, Japan
Speaker: Hitoshi Morita, Professor, Nagasaki Prefectural University, Japan
Speaker: Jun Matsumoto, TBD, Japan