Forum Report

Overview

Name of the conference:
FUKUOKA NEXT Urban Innovation Forum
~World Economic Forum 「Top 10 of Urban Innovations」and the challenge of Hakozaki in Fukuoka~
Date:
11th November, 2016
Venue:
Fukuoka International Congress Center 5F
(2-1, Sekijo-machi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka)
Organizer:
Fukuoka City, Kyushu university, Co-Evolutional Social Systems of Kyushu University, Fukuoka Directive Council, NEXTOKYO
Special cooperation:
Urban Renaissance Agency Kyushu Branch Office
Sponsor:
Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Kyushu Economic Federation, Kyushu Regional Development Bureau, MLIT, Development Bank of Japan Inc. Kyushu Branch.
Contact:
<Secretariat>
Fukuoka Housing & Urban Planning Bureau
Kyushu University Former Campus Site Planning
TEL: +81-92-711-4154 FAX: +81-92-733-5011

<Management Office>
Nippon Travel Agency, Global MICE Center
TEL: +81-92-451-0606 FAX: +81-92-451-0550

Program

Aim of the Forum
The site of Kyusyu University Hakozaki campus is very easy to get to from the airport, ports, stations and also, easy to access by cars. In addition, it has a big possibility that can make a town planning using the 50ha huge area. Using some examples of「Top 10 of city innovations」of World Economic Forum as references, the new project 「Fukuoka Smart EAST」will begin as a new challenge of town planning which will embody the leading city in Asia.

Program

Opening Address : Soichiro Takashima (Mayor of Fukuoka City) / Chiharu Kubo (President of Kyushu University) 9:30~9:40 10min.

Part1 Keynote lecture 9:40~10:20 40min.

『Future plans about type of Fukuoka Urban innovation』

Instructor
Toshiko Mori(Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design)

Part 2 Panel discussion 10:30~11:50 80min.

『Urben innovation and Life Style – For grow up as an international city -』

Panelist
Shujiro Kusumoto (President of Cafe Company Inc.)
Soichiro Takashima (Mayor of Fukuoka City)
Toshiko Mori (Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design)
Hiroto Yasuura (Executive Vice President of Kyushu University)
Moderator
Takaaki Umezawa(A.T. Kearney, Inc.)

Part 3 Proposal from Student WS. 13:00~14:00 60min.

『Proposal from Harvard University and Kyushu University Students WS』

Moderator
Youichi Korehisa (Center for Co-evolutional Social Systems of Kyushu University Project Leader)
Takeru Sakai (Professor at Kyushu University.)
Toshiko Mori (Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design)

Part 4 Working sessions 1 14:10~15:00 50min.

1-A:『Diversity and Cosmopolitan city』~ Community Development with Hub of Exchange City in Asia~

Panelist
Masaharu Imamura (Vice-President of Asia Pacific University)
Shujiro Kusumoto (President of Cafe Company Inc.)
Hiroyuki Fushitani (President of Time Out Tokyo Inc.,)
Moderator
Ik Joon KANG (Associate Professor of Kyushu University)

1-B:『Technological Innovation, Mobility』~ How the movement changes in Fukuoka Smart EAST.?~

Panelist
Hisakazu Tsuboya (President of DOCOMO BIKESHARE, INC.)
Hiroshi Nakajima (President of Robot Taxi, Inc.)
Fumihiko Nakamura (Executive Director & Vice President of Yokohama National University)
Kazuharu Yamada (Global ICT Strategy Bureau Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications)
Moderator
Hiroto Yasuura (Executive Vice President of Kyushu University)

Part 5 Working sessions 2 15:20~16:20 60min.

2-A:『Living Lab』~Fukuoka, Experiment city which bring about innovation~

Panelist
Osamu Ogasawara (President of Nomad Inc., and ABBALab Inc.)
Youichi Korehisa (Center for Co-evolutional Social Systems of Kyushu University Project Leader)
Noboru Konno (Professor of Tama Graduate School)
Moderator
Shuhei Ishimaru (Director General of Fukuoka Directive Council)

2-B:『Compact City』~Describe the Grand Design on the Livable City~

Panelist
Takahiro Saito (Lawyer)
Toshiko Mori (Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design)
Moderator
Takeru Sakai (Professor of Kyushu Graduate School)

Part 6 Closing session 16:30~17:30 60min.

『Towards type of Fukuoka Urban innovation』

Panelist
Shuhei Ishimaru (Director General of Fukuoka Directive Council)
Takaaki Umezawa(A.T. Kearney, Inc.)
Shujiro Kusumoto (President of afe Company Inc.)
Toshiko Mori (Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design)
Moderator
Hiroto Yasuura (Executive Vice President of Kyushu University)

Exchange meeting 18:00~19:30

Registration

(participation fee : 4,000 yen)