The 13th Asian-Pacific City Summit Special Edition

The 13th Asian-Pacific City Summit Special Edition was held on 26 and 27 October 2021.
We would like to express our sincere gratitude to at the participating cities and viewers!
The video archive of the summit is available on our Vimeo channel.

 


About

Conference Name: The 13th Asian-Pacific City Summit Special Edition
Date: 26 and 27 October 2021
Theme: The Potential of Cities in the Face of Crises
Hosts: Fukuoka City and the UN-Habitat ROAP-Fukuoka

 

Programme

Day 1  26 October

12:20-12:50 Pre-session presented by Asian-Pacific Children’s Convention in Fukuoka
13:00-13:50 Opening Session
13:50-14:10 UN-Habitat Speech
◆Ms. Maimunah Mohd Sharif, Executive Director, UN-Habitat
◆Mr. Rafael Tuts, Director of the Global Solutions Division, UN-Habitat
14:10-14:40 International Organisation Speeches
◆Ms. Dechen Thering, Regional Director, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
◆Ms. Aziza Akhmouch, Head of City Division, Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities, OECD
14:40-15:00 Break
15:00-15:15 Company Speech Ⅰ
Shinabe Kazuhiro, Ph.D, Managing Executive Officer General Manager of Environmental Solution Division, KUBOTA Corporation
15:15-15:30 Company Speech Ⅱ
Mr. Fukuda Kazuyoshi, Managing Director, Overseas Operation, Environmental Solutions Sector, JFE Engineering Corporation
15:30-17:10 UN-Habitat Session

Day 2   27 October

10:30-
12:30
Parallel Session A   “Innovation for Improving Citizens’ Living Conditions to Leave No One Behind”
10:30-
12:30
Parallel Session B  “Toward Achieving a Carbon Neutral Society”
12:30-
13:00
Break
13:00-
15:00
Parallel Session C ”New Trends in Urban Policy Development Responding to the New Normal”
13:00-
15:00
Parallel Session D   “Sustainable Tourism in the New Era”
15:00-
16:30
Knowledge Sharing Session
◆Kyushu University Session
◆OECD Session
16:30-
17:10
Closing Session

Participating Cities

40 Cities from 18 Countries

Dalian / China
Guangzhou / China
Guiyang / China
Taiyuan / China
Taizhou / China
Jakarta / Indonesia
Fukuoka / Japan
Kagoshima / Japan
Kitakyushu / Japan
Kumamoto / Japan
Miyazaki / Japan
Nagasaki / Japan
Oita / Japan
Saga / Japan
Vientiane / Lao PDR
Ipoh / Malaysia
Auckland / New Zealand
Province of Tarlac / Philippines
Gunsan / Republic of Korea
Pohang / Republic of Korea
Vladivostok / Russia
Singapore
Chiang Mai / Thailand
Phuket / Thailand
Dubai / United Arab Emirates
Da Nang / Viet Nam
Hai Phong / Viet Nam
and more