Activities and Events
The JLGC Seminar (previously Japan Day Seminar) is an annual event organised by Japan Local Government Centre to raise awareness of Japan’s cities and regions, providing a real-time opportunity to exchange information and ideas on local government policy and best practice concerning both the UK and Japan.
To register and for details of this year’s JLGC seminar in Derby on 1 February 2019, click here.
Previous seminars have covered various topics including transport, renewable energy and local growth. A full list of themes with the accompanying reports from previous seminars can be found below.
|Previous JLGC Seminar Reports|
|2017/18||Sheffield: Northern Powerhouse on Track - Lessons From Japan’s Rail|
|2016/17||London: International strategies for places|
|2015/16||London: Better Ageing in Japan and UK City Regions|
|2014/15||London: Fukushima Revitalisation|
|2013/14||London: Local Growth, Global Links|
|2012/13||Hanover: Renewable Energy|
|2011/12||Gateshead: Investing in People and Places|
|2010/11||Medway: International Partnerships|
|2009/10||London: Strategies and Solutions for Local Communities|
|2008/09||Derbyshire: Sustaining Regeneration through Partnerships|
|2007/08||Cardiff: Devolution and Better Public Services|
|2006/07||Edinburgh: Decentralisation, Devolution, and Delivery|