To promote further industry-academia-government exchange and international collaboration in telecommunication technology field, YRP hosts and supports various kinds of events: symposia, workshops, and seminars. Several kinds of forums or committees are also established to provide platforms for international collaboration.
WPMC was born in YRP in its early stage as a key event to create a new platform for international collaboration. It is held annually under the sponsorship of National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) and YRP R&D Promotion Committee and collects a hundreds of researchers from all over the world.
The workshop is held annually since 2006 and sponsored by China FuTURE MOBILE COMMUNICATION FORUM, JAPAN-CHINA Information and Communications Technology Forum, and YRP R&D Promotion Committee, and technically sponsored by IEICE-CS/RCS. It aims at networking industry-academia-government in Japan and China through presentations and activities on latest research results.
Japan-China Workshop in 2019
Taking advantages of the opportunities of eminent researcher’s visit to Japan and visit of business delegations to YRP, YRP hosts technical seminars, business-matching event or seminars, etc. to provide companies and researchers with the opportunities of mutual exchange.
YRP R&D Promotion Committee has established various collaborative platforms to promote collaboration and mutual understanding in ICT field between Japan and China.
YRP R&D Promotion committee became an affiliate member of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) in January 2000.
APT is an intergovernmental organization established in 1979 aiming at provision and expansion of regional telecommunication services in Asia-Pacific Region. In order to contribute to its activity, YRP hosts one of the APT’s ICT training courses annually since FY2000.