セミナー:インテリジェンスとコネクティビティが創りだす自動車産業

化石燃料エンジンに代わる電動機や蓄電のアイデアや、人間が運動しなくてもよい補助・自動・自走機能を備えた車が実際に道路を走行している現代。 また、車を所有せずに必要な時に移動手段として使用するシェアリングモビリティなどの新しい形のビジネスモデルと販売方法からなる、デジタルプラットフォーム型ビジネスが台頭してきています。

このような劇的な変化が起きている今、自動車産業の変革が求められます。

Photo: "Tesla Autobots" by Steve Jurvetson, licensed under CC BY 2.0

今年、フリードリヒ・エーベルト財団より、ドイツの自動車産業の未来やメガトレンドを中心とした政策に関する内容と合わせて、モビリティにおける新たな協業の仕組み、組織文化や雇用のありかたについて述べたレポート「ドイツの自動車産業の未来-変化をもたらすのは「Disaster」か、「Design」か?」を発表しました。

11月の日本語版発表にあわせ、著者であるレネー・ボアマン氏とボリス・ヴァイラオホ氏が来日し、自動車産業の未来に関するセミナーが開催されました。また、電気自動車の可能性を追求して新しい「発想」を織り込んだ超小型電気自動車を広く普及させるために開発に取り組んでおられる、株式会社FOMMから平川三昭氏にもご登壇いただきました。

日時:20181119日 15時~17時半

会場:汐留シティセンター6階  ユーザーコミュニティサロン プレゼンテーションルーム (東京都港区東新橋1-5-2)

言語:日独同時通訳付き

主催:フリードリヒ・エーベルト財団(FES)、富士通株式会社

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Japan Office

7-5-56 Akasaka
Minato-ku
Tokyo, 107-0052
Japan

+03 6277-7551
+03 3588-6035

office(at)fes-japan.org

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Events

Symposium "Future of the automotive industry in Japan and Germany"

In both Germany and Japan, the automotive industry is one of the key industries. However, the sector is at a crossroads due to current developments (such as digitization). The question arises to which extend the challenges faced by the German and Japanese automotive industries are similar and what recommendations for action result from this. These questions will be the focus of a dialogue between manufacturers, suppliers, scientists and trade unions active in Japan.

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Work Style Reform – How Can Women (and Men too) Shine? Gender Time Gap and Gender Equality in Japan and Germany

The challenges of demographic change and the demand for more participation of women in the labor force require family-friendly working conditions as a fundamental prerequisite for better reconciliation of family and working life. Employers have recognized and acknowledged that fathers also want opportunities to reconcile their work and family commitments.

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German-Japanese Symposium "Securing the rule of law"

Japan and Germany are constitutional states in which the functions, controls and limits of law and politics are governed by the constitution. Both states see themselves as international leaders in the defence of legal norms. At this symposium, speakers address the relationship between lawmaking and politics in Japan and Germany.

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Graphic: J. Traud

Latest Publications

Publication "The future of the German automotive industry. Transformation by disaster or by design?"

New concepts of digital mobility from China and Silicon Valley and the issue of environmental driving bans for diesel cars pose grave challenges to the traditional German car industry - the backbone of the German economy. German policies must support the transformation of mobility by initiating a stakeholder dialogue to forge a pact for future mobility to transform the German automotive industry.

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"Education and Patriotism" - A Documentary

The TV documentary "Education and Patriotism" (Kyōiku to aikoku) provides a critical look at recent debates surrounding the introduction of moral education in Japanese elementary and middle schools as a new subject and in particular focuses on the compilation, examination, approval and selection of textbooks for classes in moral education, while extending the analysis to the ongoing history textbook controversies.

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Renewable Energy Policies and the Energy Transition in Japan

This report outlines Japan’s renewable energy policy and the state of the energy transition in the country. It includes current prospects for climate change policy and the status of electrical power systems including nuclear power issues, status sand support policy of renewable energy as well as social issues and political feasibility. Furthermore, long-term vision and scenarios for promoting an energy transition are discussed, including community power and credit systems. Finally, policy recommendations are proposed for promoting energy transition in Japan.

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