July 2020 Archives
To whom it may concern,
We would like to express our sincere gratitude for your support in our activities.
COVID-19 has a huge impact on our lives and work, making it difficult to hold face-to-face events.
We take this opportunity to edit the event video and make it available to everyone.
This time, we uploaded the videos of the following two events on YouTube.
It's an old story, but it's still an interesting piece of content, so please check it out.
1)◆Dialogue "What should we do to create a world in which students ( young people) can dream".
At the press conference of "EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2017"
Akihiro Nagaya (Executive Officer, Chief General Manager, Design Center, Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.)
+ Toshio Yamashita (Director, APEV & CEO, INTERROBANG DESIGN INC.)
Keyword 1: Youths away from car, Keyword 2: Next generation? , Keyword
3: Dreams and excitement, Keyword 4: Design education
Based on their experience, they described the challenges of the current design world and future prospects, and finally they talked about the
expectations of those who aspire to be designers.
◎ Date and time: Thursday, January 19, 2017 15:00 to 16:40
◎ Place Fukutake Learning Theater, Fukutake Hall, University of Tokyo
*Please see for an overview of the presentation materials. (Japanese only)https://www.apev.jp/news/APEV170124_3.pdf
★Click here for a detailed report with photos. (Japanese only)
2)◆"EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019" Workshop
◎ Date: June 25th 2019 10:00am - 17:00pm
◎ Venue: The Gallery Too (TOOLS INTERNATIONAL Corporation Head Office 3rd Floor)
◎Lecturer: Toshio Yamashita (Chairman of this contest, Director, APEV & CEO, INTERROBANG DESIGN INC.)
Takeru Can (Director of NORI INC. / Principal of Car Design Academy
◎Participants：Members of the teams which passed the first screening ( Onsite: 40 students from 13 teams / Offsite: 3 students from 3 teams), Sponsors, Supporters, Press
◎Table of Contents：★ marked VIDEOs are on YouTube.
10:00～10:10 Introduction: Explanation on time schedule・Introducing participants・Basic instructions
10:10～10:20 ★Greetings from the organizer by Chairman Yamashita
10:20～11:30 ★3 min presentation from the student participants (list of participants is on the next page) Overseas teams participated via ZOOM
11:30～12:15 ★Lecture from Chairman Mr. Yamashita
13:00～13:40 Lecture from Mr. Can / Introduction of Car Design Academy
13:40～13:55 ★Comments from supporters
14:00～14:30 ★Lecture on sketching by Mr. Yamashita and Mr. Can
14:30～16:40 Students' practice session with support from lecturers and supporters
※Offsite participants also consulted with lecturers via ZOOM
16:40～17:00 Wrap up by Mr. Yamashita and Mr. Can
◎Participated School/Team (In the order of presentation）
Kobe Design University/kobe-beef
Advanced Institute of Industirial Technology/AIIT TOKYO
Chiba Institute of Technology/HyKs
Tokyo Metropolitan University/WAVE
Tokyo Zokei University/B.E.E
HAL Nagoya/team camel
Tokyo Metropolitan University/e-SDIA
Tokyo University of Technology/Kurage
Nihon Kogakuin College Hachioji Campus/gynows6
Nagaoka Institute of Design/GS-3770
Tokyo University of Technology /TAGYO
Korea Incheon National University/ID-WORKS
Canada University of Waterloo/Tomoki Kaneko
India National Institute of Design/Team One
★Please refer to the attachment for the detail report with photos.
Gen Yasujima EV Design Contest Secretary-General
Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV)
Tel: +81-50-3375-4937 FAX: +81-50-3153-2686