To whom it may concern,

This is the secretariat of the Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV).
Thank you very much for your cooperation.

 Since 2013, APEV has organized "EV Super Micro Mobility Design Contest for International Students" in conjunction with the Tokyo Motor Show. 
From 2017 the target is not restricted to the super micro mobility but expanded to electric vehicles in general.
Furthermore, APEV would like to show the concept and scheme of the mobility society in the future and new approaches to the environment issues, with the creativity and planning ability for the designs.
This year's fourth event will be held as part of "Tokyo Motor Show Symposium" organized by Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc. (JAMA) .
Not only APEV members but also general people can participate, so we would like you to join this exciting event!

★How to register in advance
Please purchase a free ticket from Peatix <https://apevcontest.peatix.com/>.and save it in the smartphone or print it out.
(Sorry, Peatix is written in Japanese only. Please write you information in English.)

★About the entry and Tokyo Motor Show Ticket
On 27th of October, you do not need the Tokyo Motor Show Ticket to enter the Conference Tower where the symposium is held.
Please show your free ticket you purchased from Peatix at the reception counter on the 6th floor of Conference Tower between 1:00pm to 1:30pm.
For the first 200 Peatix applicants, we will provide the coupon for Tokyo Motor Show Ticket at the reception counter. You can exchange the coupon with the actual Tokyo Motor Show Ticket when all the program for afternoon is finished.

■Outline of this event

[Title] Final Screening and Award Ceremony of EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019/ APEV Symposium

[Date and time] October 27, 2019 (Sunday) 10: 30-16: 30 (with lunch break)

[Venue Access]
Tokyo Big Sight Conference Building 6th Floor Conference Room / 3-11-1 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-0063, Japan

Please enter from Reception Hall in Conference Tower 1F on above MAP 

[Program (plan)]
◎ Morning: 10: 30-12: 15 * 10: 00 Start of reception
1) Keynote speech: Yoichi Hori, Professor, Graduate School of the University of Tokyo
"Cars in 100 years-motors / capacitors / wireless-"
2) Symposium: 「Toward a 100-year major revolution in the automotive industry.What a design education should be!」
Discussion by leading designers such as Shiro Nakamura, Kiyoyuki Okuyama, and Akihiro Nagaya who are judges of this contest.
Moderator: Toshio Yamashita, President of INTERROBANG DESIGN Co., Ltd., 
APEV Director

◎ Afternoon: 13: 30-16: 30 * 13: 00 Start of reception
1) Final screening of the "EV Mobility Design Contest for International 
Students 2019": 10 teams<http://www.apev.jp/news/20190902-2.pdf> from Japan and overseas will explain the work in front of you using still images, videos, models, etc.
2) Lecture: Mr. Ikuo Hirota, Visiting Researcher, Electric Vehicle 
Research Institute, Waseda University "The Future of Electric Vehicles Running on Solar Energy"
3) "EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019" Award Ceremony: Based on the results of the final judging, the judging committee will select each award, such as the highest award, and award a certificate or supplementary prize.
* Please note that the time and contents are subject to change without prior notice.

Please visit the special contest website. <http://www.apev.jp/contest/en/>

★ Contact:
Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV)
EV Design contest executive committee secretariat Gen Yasujima
Phone: +81-50-3375-4937   E-mail: contest@apev.jp
To whom it may concern,

Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV) is now holding "EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019".
Today we are pleased to announce the second screening results.
The selection was extremely difficult because all the teams submitted excellent works.

The selected teams are as below.
◎Total:10 schools / 10 teams 
    From Japan: 6 schools / 6 teams 
    From overseas: 4 countries,4 schools / 4 teams(Canada,India,Korea,Tunisia)

★Please refer to the attachment for the details.

Teams which passed the second screening will be endowed with the right to participate in Workshop 2 on 14th Sept. in Tokyo.

◎Please visit the special contest website. 

◎Contact:
Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV)
EV Design contest executive committee secretariat Gen Yasujima
Phone: +81-50-3375-4937 E-mail: contest@apev.jp
To whom it may concern,

Thank you for your cooperation.

An overview of the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019 organized by the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) has been announced. <https://www.tokyo-motorshow.com/en/ >

Since 2013, Association for the promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV) has held " EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students " in conjunction with the Tokyo Motor Show.

APEV would like to show the concept and scheme of the mobility society in the future and new approaches to the environment issues, with the creativity and planning ability for the designs. 

This year's fourth event will be held as part of "Tokyo Motor Show Symposium" organized by Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc. (JAMA) .
Not only APEV members but also general people can participate, so we would like you to put in the plan from now on.

"Outline"

◎Name: "Final Screening and Award Ceremony of EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019/ APEV Symposium"

◎Date: October 27, 2019 (Sun) Open at 10 am, close at 4:30pm (There is a unch break)
◎Place: Tokyo Big Sight Conference Building 6F  605+606+607+608 Conference Room
    (Admission is possible without the Tokyo Motor Show ticket)

◎Contents: The keynote speech and panel discussion will be held in the orning and the final screening and award ceremony will be held in the fternoon to think about the society that EV will open up.

◎The details and the speakers will be announced in September and will receive pre-registration so please wait. (Contents and time may change without notice)

Please visit the special contest website. <http://www.apev.jp/contest/en/>

★ Contact:
Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV)
EV Design contest executive committee secretariat Gen Yasujima
Phone: +81-50-3375-4937 E-mail: contest@apev.jp
To whom it may concern,

 Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV) is now holding "EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019". We are pleased to inform that Workshop 1 in which 45 students from 16 teams which passed the first screening participated was held.
              
◎ Date: June 25th (Tue.) 10:00am - 17:00pm (Reception is held till 17:45pm)

◎ Venue: The Gallery Too (TOOLS INTERNATIONAL Corporation Head Office 3rd Floor)
   Address: Toranomon 36 Mori Building, 3-4-7 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0001, Japan

◎Lecturer: Toshio Yamashita (Chairman of this contest, APEV Commissioner & CEO, INTERROBANG DESIGN INC.)
	    Takeru Can ( of NORI INC. / Principal of Car Design Academy

◎Organizer an Executive office:Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles(APEV)

◎Supported by:Car Design Academy / TOOLS INTERNATIONAL Corporation / Benesse Holdings, Inc.  /CCC Marketing Group

◎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
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
12:15~13:00 Lunch
13:00~13:40 Lecture from Mr. Can / Introduction of Car Design Academy
13:40~13:55 Comments from supporters
13:55~14:00 Introduction of TOOLS INTERNATIONAL Corporation
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)
HALTokyo/APEX
Kobe Design University/kobe-beef
Advanced Institute of Industirial Technology/AIIT TOKYO
HAL Osaka/T2D
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.

★Contact
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
E-mail:contest@apev.jp   Web site: http://www.apev.jp/contest/en/
To whom it may concern,
 Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV) is now holding "EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019".
Today we are pleased to announce the first screening results. 
The selection was extremely difficult because all the teams submitted excellent works.

The selected teams are as below.
◎Total:18 schools / 20 teams (Entry: 31 schools / 47 teams)
◎From Japan: 12 schools / 14 teams (Entry: 23 schools / 37 teams)
◎From overseas:
 6 countries,6 schools / 6 teams(Entry:8 countries,8 schools / 10 teams)
 1 school / 1 team:Canada,India,Italy,Korea,Taiwan,Tunisia


★Teams which passed the first screening will be endowed with the right to participate in Workshop 1 on 25th June in Tokyo.

★Contact
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
Our new phone number is +81-50-3375-4937. Old phone number (+81-50-3736-8325) will no longer be in use from 1st July.

If there is anything we can help you with, please contact us below.

[CONTACT]
Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV)
e-mail: info@apev.jp
phone: +81-50-3375-4937
To whom it may concern,
 Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV) is now holding "EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019".
 Now entries were closed and from all over the world many teams of students have applied. 
APEV proudly announce the result of application as follows.

★Total:31 Schools / 47 Teams.
★ From Japan: 23 Schools / 37 Teams. 
★From overseas:
 8 countries,8 Schools / 10 Teams.
 India:2 Schools / 2 Teams,Thailand:2 Schools / 2 Teams
 Below countries are 1 School / 1 Team :  
  Canada, Italy, Korea, Lithuania, Taiwan, Tunisia

Please refer the List of participating schools in full detail.
Click here

★Contact
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
E-mail:contest@apev.jp  Web site: http://www.apev.jp/contest/en/
To whom it may concern,

The Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV) is conducting "EV Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019".

The deadline for entry has been extended to May 17th, so we would like to ask for many students applying this EV Design contest 2019.

In conjunction with that, we will change the deadline for submission of the work for the first screening on June 7th (Fri).
There is no change to the schedule after that.
                                  
 Deadline for entries:<Old>April 30th →<New>May 17th

 Deadline for the work for the first screening:<Old>End-May →<New>June 7th 

 Announcement of the first screening results::June 12th(No change)

 Workshop 1 in Tokyo :June 25th (No change)

★How to apply
Please visit Special website <http://www.apev.jp/contest/en/>
Please click on "Application" below for the entry and apply from the 
Entry form.

Thank you for your kind cooperation.

Gen Yasujima
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  EV Design Contest Executive Committee
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[CONTACT]
Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV)
e-mail: info@apev.jp
phone: +81-50-3375-4937
To those who are considering applying for the "EV Mobility Design 
Contest for International Students 2019"

 April 30th 2019, which is set as the application deadline for "EV 
Mobility Design Contest for International Students 2019" has now become 
a public holiday in Japan only for this year due to the retirement of 
the Emperor.
Japanese schools and companies are on holidays from April 27th (Sat) to 
May 6th (Mon).
Therefore, we would like to request you for the earlier entry 
application regarding the administrative work.

1) Please apply by April 24th (Wed) as much as possible. In that case, 
we reply by April 26th (Fri).
2) If you apply by April 30th (Tue), we reply after May 7th (Tue) in 
order of application. 

Thank you for your cooperation.

Gen Yasujima
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  EV Design Contest Executive Committee
  E-mail: contest@apev.jp
  TEL:+81-50-3375-4937 
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