JPFA|JAPAN PLANT FACTORY ASSOCIATION

Benefits to Members

Members can:

 Attend various business forums; receive consultancy services at special discounted rates; participate in collaborations with Chiba University; join networks, share information, and cooperate with other members; and attend seminars organized by Chiba University and others.

Notable activities
 2012: Environment Technology Revolution for Green and Water Program of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan (main organizer) (continued to 2014).
 2013: Promotion of advanced technology for renovation of food-producing areas, under the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan (main organizer) (continued to 2014).
 Construction of a new plant factory, including revitalization of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan Participation in new plant factory construction: consulting contract and advisory board membership Regular workshops, summer and winter school sessions, and special ad-hoc seminars offered by nonprofit organizations.

Membership Categories

Category  Type   Entry fee  Annual fee  Number of units Entitlement 
 Special Member  Organization (A)  ¥10,000  ¥1,000,000  -  Act as a leading company in the Plant Factory Consortium
 Special Member  Organization (B)  ¥10,000  ¥500,000  -  Act as a member company in the Plant Factory Consortium
 Regular
Member
 Organization  ¥10,000  ¥100,000  -  -
 Regular
Member
 Individual  ¥10,000  ¥20,000  -  -
 Supporting
Member
 Organization  ¥10,000   ¥50,000  More than 2  Offer organizational support
 Supporting
Member
 Individual  ¥10,000   ¥10,000  More than 1  Offer individual support

USD1=JPY120, as of March 2015.

List of Directors
President     Toyoki Kozai,  Chiba University
Vice President     Toru Maruo,  Chiba University 

Yutaka Shinohara
Chiba University

Hirokazu Kiuchi
Wagoen Co., Ltd.

Naoya Omura
Central Research Institute
of the Electric Power Industry
Mieko Kasai
DuPont Co., Ltd.
Satoshi Shinozaki
ayekawa Mfg. Co., Ltd.
Hisashi Sakamoto
Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
Yoshihiro Fujita
Iwatani Corporation

Shigeharu Shimamura
Mirai Co., Ltd.

Shigeru Nonomura
Mitsubishi Plastics Agri Dream
Co., Ltd.
Tsutomu Mizunuma
Japan Management Association
Ichiro Kato
Juris Catalyst Co., Ltd.
Masao Kikuchi
Chiba University
Kanno Hidetaka
EMC Co., Ltd.
Shuichi Tsuboi
Daisen Co., Ltd.
Tetsuo Sekiyama
Chiba University
Masami Ota
Chiba Bank, Ltd.
Atsuyuki Futono
Nomura Securities Co., Ltd.
Junya Kawai
Mitsui Real Estate Sales Co., Ltd.

Special Executive Advisor
Hiroshi Komiyama, Chairman, Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.


Head Office


JPFA|JAPAN PLANT FACTORY ASSOCIATION
Center for Environment, Health & Field Sciences of Chiba Universite
6-2-1 Kashiwa-no-ha Kashiwa, Chiba 277-0882 JAPAN
Tel&Fax +81-47137-831
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