SMART MOBILITY CITY 2013 KURUMA NETWORKING - Vehicles connecting with people’s lives and society

Automobiles will run, turn, stop and – “connect.”
The future of automobiles and the dreams of our lives and society await.


SMART MOBILITY CITY 2013 is comprised by the following three contents.

Exhibition The core exhibition to send vision of the next-generation social system, and advanced technology and product presentation from the exhibits of private companies and related organizations, etc.
Test ride Test ride of global next-generation automobiles and experience of ITS, etc.
Conference Experts, top executives and engineers from across the globe will hold lectures, seminars and workshops for children to introduce the latest technological trends and examples of actual implementations.


Next-generation automobiles will change our lifestyle, city and society. Various companies with advanced technology will come together from around the world.

  • Core exhibit zone image
  • Core exhibit zone image


There will be a “core exhibition” (by the organizer) which depicts the theme “KURUMA NETWORKING – Vehicles connecting with people’s lives and society” and presentations of the latest products, technologies, systems and services by companies and related organizations.


  1. Advanced technology/product exhibit: Presentations of the latest products, technology, system and services by companies, organizations and government entities related to information-communications and environment/energy industries
  2. Core exhibit: The organizer will host an exhibit depicting the “next-generation automobiles and the social systems with which they interact,” with various hands-on, experience-oriented displays.

Exhibitor List

Agency for Natural Resources and Energy | Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. | College of Engineering, Nihon University | D Art Co., Ltd | DENSO CORPORATION | ecomo Corp. | Growthn Dream. Co., Ltd. | HIROKO.JP Co.,Ltd. | Honda Motor Co., Ltd. | ITS Japan | KOBOT Co., Ltd. | Mazda Motor Corp. | Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism | Ministry of the Environment | MITSUBISHI MOTORS Corp. | Next Generation Vehicle Promotion Center | Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. | NTT DOCOMO, Inc. | Prozza Corp. | The Research Association of Hydrogen Supply/Utilization Technology | Sekisuihouse, Ltd. | Terra Motors Corp. | TOKIWA Corp. | TOSHIBA Corp. | TOYOTA Motor Corp. | Toyota Housing Corp. | Vehicle Information and Communication System Center | ZieD Co., Ltd. | TUM CREATE


Tokyo Big Sight West Hall 4 (6,840m2)

Test ride

Experience the ride of tomorrow in next-generation automobile


Test ride in one of the EVs and PHVs and experience the wonders of next generation mobility. Participants will also experience some features of the smart community – acquiring information, or communicating with people far away and with other cars while in the vehicle.


Test rides of next generation automobiles and ITS and demonstrations of automated driving vehicles


Tokyo Big Sight, West Exhibition Hall Rooftop Exhibition Area (6,000m2)


How will society change by automobiles “connecting”?
The global leaders will come together to share and discuss.


Experts, engineers and company management from across the globe will introduce the recent trends regarding advances in technology related to next-generation automobiles, as well as about the progress surrounding standardization in the various countries and regions. There will also be opportunities to hear their opinions regarding the dreams and visions of how they wish society will be like with the next-generation automobiles. There will also be various technology seminars where you can discuss issues with the experts and engineers. For families, there will be workshops for children that will inspire their dreams.


Mainly the Conference Tower, Tokyo Big Sight