YRP R&D Promotion Committee

Aims of Establishment
YRP R&D Promotion Committee is a non-profit organization run by membership fee and was established to aim at contributing to the advancement of information and communications technology by promoting the Yokosuka Research Park (YRP) initiative, as well as by planning and supporting R&D projects conducted in Yokosuka Research Park.
  1. Drawing up of comprehensive policies on R&D and formulation of specific project plan to make YRP an attractive R&D center for participating organizations
  2. Provision of a suitable environment for radio transmission experiments
  3. Development of partnership and coordination with related organizations at home and abroad in proceeding with R&D projects in YRP
  4. Invitation of industrial corporations to participate in YRP and activation of public relations, etc. to promote YRP Initiative
  5. Screening of the companies or organizations moving into YRP in accordance with the assessment of environmental impact of the infrastructure project of YRP Initiative and YRP action plan.
  6. Other projects required to achieve the aims of the Committee
  7. Activities associated with the above items
Member List

Mitsutoshi HATORI, Dr. Professor Emeritus,
The University of Tokyo Professor Emeritus,
National Institute of Informatics


General Assembly

The General Assembly consist of Regular Members and Special Members of the Committee and determine the following matters.

  1. Activity guidelines and budgets
  2. Amendments to the Regulations of the Committee
  3. Other important matters, associated with the management of the Committee
Executive Committee

The Executive Committee consists of member companies and organizations participating in Yokosuka Research Park to discuss and determine the following matters.

  1. The activity plan to draw and carry out based on the guidelines
  2. Requests to organizations concerned, and issues to discuss with them
  3. A suitable environment to be achieved for radio transmission experiments, and associatedrequests to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC)
  4. Other required matters

Executive Director:
Kiyoshi Hamaguchi, Dr.Eng.
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
(Director General of Wireless Network Research Center)

YRP R&D Promotion Committee acts as the secretariat for following forums and committees
How to join us?

Any company or organization can gain membership of YRP R&D Promotion Committee in principle if the company or organization agrees with the aims of the Committee.

Name YRP R&D Promotion Committee
Date of Establishment 28 March 2002(*)
Secretary General Tetsuya YASUI
Secretariat Office YRP R&D Promotion Committee Secretariat
1st Floor, YRP Center No.1 Bldg. 3-4 Hikarinooka, Yokosuka,
Kanagawa 239-0847, Japan
Tel: +81(0)46-847-5399
Fax: +81(0)46-847-5010
E-mail: kyoukai*yrp.co.jp (Please change*to @)

(*) YRP R&D Promotion Committee was established on 28th March 2002 through the merger of Yokosuka Research Park R&D Committee (established in 1997) and Yokosuka Research Park Promotion Society (established in 1991).