JEPIC has been conducting bilateral seminar programs with electric utilities in ASEAN countries with strong support from electric power companies in Japan. The purpose of the program is to strengthen the business infrastructure of the electric utilities in ASEAN countries, such as basic and expertise technologies, management and human resources development.
JEPIC and Vietnam Electricity ("EVN") launched their bilateral cooperation programs in 1998. The first seminars in Vietnam and Japan were carried out in 1998 and 1999 respectively. Since the initiation, JEPIC and EVN have held seminars every year in Japan as well as in Vietnam.
In cooperation with Tokyo Electric Power Company and Shikoku Electric Power Company and STNet, JEPIC and EVN held the 18th Seminar in Vietnam in September 2015 as below;