Yokohama-shi Ayako Nagabayashi
― For administration of sympathy and trust
As part of approach of "I, TOP Yokohama (※)", Nissan Motor which was participation in planning company and test-ride event of transportation service "Easy-Ride" of automatic driving that DeNA developed jointly were performed in Minato Mirai district, and I took a test ride, too. In comfortable ride comfort, we expect for use by sightseeing commencing with the Tokyo Olympics Paralympics fantastically in 2020. We repeat experiments in the city sequentially and wish that we want you to push forward approach in Safety First.
※ Platform which aims at creation of new business, challenge support of medium and small-sized business, solution of society problem by interchange, cooperation between companies which utilized innovative techniques such as IoT which Yokohama-shi launched this year.
We had approximately 530 citizen's all of you in Hodogaya public hall and performed Keynote Speech under the theme of and "we apply to charm and realization of city full of vitality".
In British Embassy ambassador's residence, "reporter 2020 QUEEN ELIZABETH Cruise presentation departing from and arriving at Japan" was held. Cruise becoming the fourth in 2,020 years departing from and arriving at Yokohama gains great popularity every time. In addition, it is going to make its grand opening now when we maintain new terminal in Daikokufutou facing bay bridge in front and have QUEEN ELIZABETH in April, 2019. We will lay emphasis on the making of charm of town in future to have you favor Yokohama Port, and to be able to enjoy town of Yokohama in front and behind Cruise.
"Designated city Conference of Mayors symposium" was held in Tokyo and attended as designated city Conference of Mayors chairperson. At the beginning "everybody is the leading role! Relay talk is carried out under the theme of the making of turnout full of charm, and follow, and "from district! In "the life 100 years times when ... citizen shined to the future when we could play an active part," we performed panel discussion under the theme of power ... of designated city. Panel discussion introduced example only in designated city and vision to the future with Mayor Hamamatsu, the Mayor of Kyoto.
Organizing committee general meeting of "world triathlon series Yokohama meeting" that holding in Yokohama became the ninth in this year was held. And point acquisition necessary for player aiming at Tokyo 2020 Olympics Paralympics participation finally begins from meeting of this year. Para-triathlon is placed as first match that Yokohama meeting is important, too. As for the sports promotion of Yokohama, success of this meeting to be held becomes big pushing every year. We will wrestle to become more meeting that can realize "quality of Yokohama" in bustle fully supported by town.