Smart city and Data Governance: Policy and Guideline

  • Date:
  • Time:
    15:00-18:00 (JST)
  • Venue:
    Online (Zoom webinar)
  • Host:

    Institute for Future Initiatives, The University of Tokyo

  • Co-Host:

    H-UTokyo Lab
    Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

  • Language:

    Japanese/English (simultaneous translation)

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In FY2022, we participated in the H-UTokyo Lab., an inter-organizational collaboration project between the University of Tokyo and Hitachi, to study policies and guidelines for smart city data governance. In conjunction with the release of these guidelines, we have invited Dr. Oscar Huerta of the OECD and others as experts on smart cities and governance, and will hold a workshop and discussion with smart city stakeholders.

  • 15:00-15:10

    Atsushi Deguchi (Professor, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, H-UTokyo Lab. Habitat Project)

  • 15:10-16:10
    Special Presentation

    Smart Cities and Data: Considerations in the OECD (tentative)
    Dr. Oscar Huerta, Policy Analyst on Urban Development and Governance OECD

  • 16:20-16:50

    1.Data Utilization in Smart Cities Soichi Furuya (Hitachi, Ltd./H-UTokyo Lab.)
    2.Kashiwanoha Smart City Case Study TBA
    3.Guidelines for Formulation of Data Rules in Smart Cities Shoji Mima (Director, Hitachi Consulting Co., Ltd.)

  • 16:50-17:50

    Toshiya Watanabe, Professor, IFI, The University of Tokyo

    Dr. Oscar Huerta (OECD)
    Yuko Harayama (Visiting Researcher, IFI, University of Tokyo, Professor Emeritus, Tohoku University)
    Kiyoshi Sawaki (Councillor, Cabinet Secretariat,Secretariat of the Council for the Realization of the Vision for a Digital Garden City Nation)
    Hiroki Habuka (Specially Appointed Professor of Law, Kyoto University)
    Kenzaburo Tamaru (Executive Officer, National Technology Officer, Microsoft Japan Co.)

  • 17:50-18:00
    Summary and closing

Institute for Future Initiatives, The University of Tokyo
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