A workshop on civic services was jointly held by local governments, new electric power suppliers and a university

The workshop was held on February 23rd, 2017 at the research facilities for Co-evolutional Social Systems, Kyushu University.

The purpose of the workshop was to discuss civic services with a variety of members from local governments, new electric power suppliers and Kyushu University.
The following topics were discussed including initiatives of the university and the local governments.

The workshop was fruitful in that the attendees were able to hear directly from those who provides the civic services.

We are going to hold this kind of workshops in the near future.


1. Introduction
       Mr.Yoichi Korehisa/ CESS, Kyushu University

2. New local power supplier and civic services
       Mr. Tatsushi Isobe/ Miyama Smart Energy Co., Ltd.

3. Revolution on the electric power and local communities
       Dr. Tatsuro Harada/Professor, Research and Education Center of Carbon Resources,
       Kyushu University

4. Possibility of the ICT and civic services
       Dr. Rin-ichiro Taniguchi/ Professor, Department of Advanced Information
       Faculty of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Kyushu University

5. Introduction of the local governmentsand potential civic services
       ・ Miyama City
       ・ Kimotsuki Town
       ・ Minamata City
       ・ Bungo Ono City
       ・ Ichikikushikino City


7.Networking event