Activities of GRM


Joint program with Hiroshima University : Onsite training in Akana (Shimane)

On-Site Practice


Date: 20~27 August, 2018
Place: Shimane, Iinan-cho, Akana area

Utilization of autonomous vehicle technologies in a depopulating community

20-Aug (Mon)

 9:00-10:30 Lecture1:  Introduction
13:30-15:00 Lecture2:  Depopulating community
15:15-16:45 Lecture3:  Autonomous driving technologies

21-Aug (Tue)

 8:45-10:15 Lecture4:  Implementation of autonomous vehicle technology in Japan
10:30-12:00 Lecture5:  Implementation of autonomous vehicle technology in USA
13:30-15:00 Lecture6:  Application of ICT/IoT
15:15-16:45 Lecture7:  Mobility-as-a-Service

22-Aug (Wed)

8:45 Meeting at Daigakukaikan mae
AM Move to Akana, Shimane
13:30-15:00 Lecture8:  Social problem in Iinan town
15:15-16:45 Lecture9:  Local stakeholders and cooperation

23-Aug (Thu)

 8:45-10:15 Site visit 1 : Japan Agricultural Cooperatives
10:30-12:00 Site visit 2 : Michi-no-eki (Road Station) & Farmers' market
13:30-15:00 Site visit 3 : Akana-community
15:15-16:45 Site visit 4 : Bus company

24-Aug (Fri)

 8:45-10:15 Autonomous vehicle demonstration
10:30-16:45 Group work (incl. field survey)

25-Aug (Sat)

 8:45-16:45     Group work

26-Aug (Sun)

 8:45-12:00 Group work (preparation of final presentation) 
13:30-16:45 Presentation(1group=30min*5-6groups=3hours) 

26-Aug (Mon)

 Move to Higashi-hiroshima city (dismiss the class)