- Country: Japan
- Area: 69.57 km2
- Population: 429,317 inhabitants (2018)
- Initiatives: Fujisawa SST, G-Spatial, BigClouT, M-Sec
Fujisawa is one of Japanâ€™s leading smart cities. With a population of approximately 429,317 inhabitants, Fujisawa is located in the central part of Kanagawa Prefecture, being also a bedroom community for Yokohama and Tokyo.
The city has participated in many projects fostering the smart city strategy, such as Fujisawa SST and G-Spatial. Fujisawa is also focusing on local citizenâ€™s wellness, as one of the themes of local city planning. In addition, prevention and reduction of disaster, traffic accidents and crimes are high in the cityâ€™s attention. This is of particular relevance since Fujisawa will be hosting part of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.
Fujisawa will participate in the M-Sec pilots.
Get in touch: Keiko Takahashi (NTTE – NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE EAST CORPORATION)