Issue No. 07 - July (2018 vol. 51)
Yoshihiro Shiroishi , Hitachi Research and Development Group
Kunio Uchiyama , Hitachi Research and Development Group
Norihiro Suzuki , Hitachi Research and Development Group
The Japanese Cabinet's “Society 5.0” initiative seeks to create a sustainable society for human security and well-being through a cyber-physical system. Keidanren (Japan Business Federation) is well aligned to proactively deliver on the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all through the creation of Society 5.0. Typical collaborative ecosystem activities for Society 5.0 in Japan are outlined in this column.
cyber-physical systems, ecology, groupware, sustainable development, town and country planning
Y. Shiroishi, K. Uchiyama and N. Suzuki, "Society 5.0: For Human Security and Well-Being," in Computer, vol. 51, no. 7, pp. 91-95, 2018.