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BESTUFS II national seminar in Japan

Best Practice of Urban Freight Transport Management


8th January 2008


Nomura Research Institute Meeting Room
9th floor Marunouchi Kitaguchi Building
1-6-5 Marunouchi
Tokyo 100-0005


The seminar introduced the progressive examples implemented by the local governments. The participants mainly discussed the factors and the processes of the success of measures, and how to overcome the difficulties in implementing the measures. There were intensive discussions.

Portable Document File Minutes (in English)

Agenda :

8th January 2008
10:00 - 10:10Welcome and introduction
Prof. Eiichi Taniguchi
Department of Urban Management, Kyoto University
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10:10 - 10:401. Urban freight transport management in Japan
Mr. Yukihisa Tokunaga
City and Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
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10:40 - 11:102. Process of urban freight transport management - From planning to evaluation
Mr. Yoshikazu Imanishi
Public Planning & Policy Studies Inc.
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11:10 - 11:403. Freight Quality Partnerships (FQP) in Osaka prefecture
Mr. Ryutaro Fujimura
City development department, Osaka prefecture
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11:40 - 12:104. Countermeasure to parking for goods loading and unloading in Musashino City
Mr. Mamoru Koori
City development department, Musashino City
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12:10 - 13:10Lunch break

13:40 - 14:105. Countermeasures to parking for goods loading and unloading in Kanazawa
Mr. Yoshitada Fuchi
City policy bureau, Kanazawa City
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13:40 - 14:106. Waste transport by freight railway in Kawasaki City
Mr. Yuzo Shibuya
Environment Bureau Kawasaki City
14:10 - 14:407. Joint-delivery of Seven-Eleven Japan
Mr. Kazuhisa Sato
Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd.
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14:40 - 15:00Coffee break

15:00 - 17:00Panel discussion
Facilitator: Prof. Eiichi Taniguchi (Kyoto University)
Mr. Yukihisa Tokunaga (City and Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism)
Mr. Ryutaro Fujimura (City development department, Osaka prefecture)
Mr. Mamoru Koori (City development department, Musashino City)
Mr. Kazuhisa Sato (Seven-Eleven Japan, Ltd.)

18:00 - 20:00Common Dinner