Events

  • 3rd JTTRI Global Seminar
    “What Does the Future Hold for European Railway Policies? Considering Also Comparisons between Japanese and European Railway Policies”
    Date/Time: 22 January 2024, 14:00 – 17:00 Venue: JTTRI’s Conference Room on the 2nd Floor and Online (Hybrid; with English-Japanese simultaneous interpretation),3-18-19 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0001, JAPAN. Program: (1) Opening Address SHUKURI Masafumi (Chairman, JTTRI) (2) Guest Greeting TANAKA Yuki (Director General for International Affairs,        Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and        Tourism) (3) Keynote Address: “Railway situation and present policies: UK, EU and comparisons with Japan” Roderick A SMITH (Professor Emeritus, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Future Rail Research Centre Chair, Imperial College London. Formerly Chief Scientific Advisor Department for Transport, Past President Institution of Mechanical Engineers) (4) Panel Discussion  Panelists: Professor Emeritus Roderich A SMITH UTSUNOMIYA Kiyohito (Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kansai University) KATO Hironori (Professor, Department of Civil Engineering,         The University of Tokyo) [Moderator] AIDA Kazuhiko (Manager, Global Railway Business Dept.,         International Affairs Headquarters,         East Japan Railway Company) AGATSUMA Koji (Corporate Officer, Hitachi Ltd.         Chief Technology Officer - Vehicles,         Railway Systems Business Unit & Hitachi Rail STS USA, Board Director) (5) Q&A + Wrap-up (6) Closing Remarks FUJISAKI Koichi (Distinguished Research Fellow, Director General for Research, JTTRI)
    JTTRI’s Conference Room on the 2nd Floor and Online (Hybrid)
  • Analysis of High-Speed Rail Development Schemes in Southeast and South Asia
    The 158th Transport Policy Colloquium -ASEAN-India Regional Report- (Hybrid event)

    ※Language:Japanese
    Date : Mon, Jan 15, 2024 15:00~17:00(JST) Format: Hybrid event ([Venue] 2F conference room and ZOOM participation) Languages: Japanese only

    Lecture and Comment  MINAMI Yusuke  Research Fellow  Japan Transport and Tourism Research Institute ASEAN-India Regional Office  KAKIZAKI Ichiro   Professor, International College of Liberal Arts, Yokohama City University Discussion  Coordinator:YAI Tetsuo     President for Research, JTTRI
    Hybrid event ( [Venue] JTTRI 2F Conference Room and ZOOM participation)
    Outline of the seminar
  • Development and Operation of Sustainable Transportation Infrastructure (Railways, Ports and Airports)
    - Based on Japan's Experience –
    1. Date, Time : December 18 (Mon), 2023 ICT 08:30-12:00 + Reception 2. Forms : Onsite + Online (JP-VN-EN Simultaneous Interpretation) 3. Venue : Hotel Melia Hanoi (2nd floor Grand Ballroom / 150 Participants) 4. Program :  (1) Opening Remark: Mr. Masafumi SHUKURI, Chairman of JTTRI  (2) Greetings from Guest of Honor:    Mr. Nguyen Danh Huy, Deputy Minister of Transport, Socialist Republic of Vietnam    Mr. Shige WATANABE, Deputy Chief of Mission, Minister of Embassy of Japan in Vietnam  (3) Special Lecture:     Mr. Pham Hoai CHUNG, Acting Director General, Transport Development     & Strategy Institute      Title: Transport Sector Planning Associated with Development and Operation of          Sustainable Infrastructure     Mr. Atsushi UEHARA, Vice-Minister for International Affairs, Ministry of Land,     Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT-Japan)      Title: Development and Operation of Sustainable Transportation Infrastructure          in Japan  (4) Lectures by field and Q&A:    ⅰ Railways (with an emphasis on High-Speed Railway) / Q&A      Mr. Shuji EGUCHI, Executive Director, Japan Railway Construction, Transport      and Technology Agency       Title: Railway Development in Japan    ⅱ Ports / Q&A      Mr. Taku NISHIMURA, Deputy Director-General for Engineering Affairs,      Ports and Harbours Bureau of MLIT-Japan       Title: Port and Harbor Policies in Japan    ⅲ Airports / Q&A      Mr. Toshihiro YAMAKOSHI, Assistant Vice-Minister for International Aviation of      the Minister's Secretariat, Civil Aviation Bureau MLIT-Japan       Title: Efforts of Development, Management, and Decarbonization of Airports           in Japan    ⅳ Q&A on all fields (All Speakers)  (5) Closing Remark :Mr. Nguyen Danh Huy, Deputy Minister of Transport, Socialist Republic             of Vietnam
    Melia Hanoi Hotel Vietnam, Grand BallRoom 1st floor
  • Latest trends of Advanced Air Mobility policy in the United States 2023
    - comprehensive approach for operations
    The 157th Transport Policy Colloquium -Washington Report XVⅢ- (Online)

    ※Language:Japanese
    Date : Tue, Dec 5, 2023 10:00~12:00(JST) (Online)
    ※Language:Japanese

    Lecture and Comment  TSURI Shinichiro   Japan International Transport and Tourism Institute, USA(JTTI-USA)  SUZUKI Shinji   Project Professor, Institute for Future Initiatives, the University of Tokyo Discussion  Cordinator:YAI Tetsuo     President for Research, JTTRI
    Outline of the seminar