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 Ministry of Electricity and Energy ("MOEE") launched their bilateral cooperation programs in FY2005. Since the initiation, JEPIC and MOEE have held seminars every year in Japan as well as in Myanmar.
In cooperation with Hokkaido Electric Power Co., Inc. and The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc., JEPIC and MOEE held the 14th Seminar in Myanmar in December 2018 as below;
|Date of the Seminar||：||December 17th to 19th, 2018|
|Seminar Place||：||Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar|
|Theme of the Seminar||：||"Conversion Technology on High Voltage Direct Current"|
|Participants||：||50 participants from MOEE|
|Mission Members||：||2 experts from Hokkaido Electric Power Co., Inc.
2 experts from The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.
2 secretaries from JEPIC (including head of delegation)
50 MOEE participants attended the Seminar. After the presentation, we had a fruitful discussion and shared opinions.