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-Kyokyo is recommended as appropriate for public interest and ICT expertise

Appropriate by Kyokyo as public interest and ICT expertise

Based on the regional characteristics of Kyoto, the geographical name top-level domain is intended to promote the creation of a sense of unity among citizens by promoting the Kyoto brand and its presence both in Japan and overseas. .kyoto The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics (KCGI) applied to Kyoto Prefecture as a" Management Operator "on February 10, 2012.

Aiming for application, Kyoto Prefecture-approved association, Kyoto Prefectural Information Industry Association (Kyokyo) has established the “Dot Kyoto Steering Committee (Chairperson; Kagoya Japan Co., Ltd.)” since last year. .As a result, among the member organizations of the association, it has a high public interest and reliability (a university-established school corporation approved by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology).A federal government-certified higher education institution .edu "It has a domain) ▽ ICT (information and communication technology) is highly specialized-KCGI is determined to be appropriate as an application subject.I decided to promote and sponsor as an association.To date, it has been supported by many organizations, including Doshisha University, neighboring universities, and the National Association of Regional Information Industry Associations (ANIA).

In response, KCGI has made various preparations for application to Kyoto Prefecture.Public corporations such as Kyoto Prefecture, local companies, educational institutions, etc. .kyoto Will be used to improve the international recognition and brand power of Kyoto as a whole, and to revitalize social and economic activities.When KCGI receives support from Kyoto Prefecture as a management operator, it will be positioned as a “public utility” jointly by industry, government, and academia. .kyoto For the purpose of building a portal / community site that can be registered and disseminated only by public organizations and public interest corporations that have acquired ", promoting collaboration among corporations, and contributing to the content industry such as tourism, movies and animation I would like to actively promote various related projects together with related public organizations.

After receiving the application support grant form after screening by Kyoto Prefecture, KCGI has announced that in 2011, the US ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers), which centrally manages domain names worldwide, .kyoto "It will carry out application as a management organization" registry "that conducts business such as domain management and registration application acceptance.After that, we plan to establish a management system such as server construction, domain sales and management, and plan specific events.

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