Global Plan Inc. became an associate member↓of ITU-T SG15（Transform, access and home)
Okamura discussed broadband penetration into remote areas in developing countries(Keio Univ.) see more
Oct. 15, ITU-T SG5 Q14 developed Draft L.rfrc that identifies “Ultimate affordability with the best reliability” as the key requirement for telecom infrastructure for remote areas in developing countries toward closing the digital divide. Delegates of Japan(Okamura and NEC), Malaysia, Inda, Tanzania(Chief editor), UK, Russia was assigned as the Editors.
Global Plan Inc. submitted a Public Comment to the Japanese Ministery of Internal Affairs and Communications on the Telecommunications Strategy in which GP Inc. suggested to additionally develop a Japanese strategy on how to contribute to globally closing the digital divide.
Okamura was assigned as the Editor of Draft Recommendation of Optical Cable for Direct Surface Application.
Global Plan Inc. became an associate member of ITU-T SG15（Transform, access and home)
The president of GP. Inc. received the ICT Award of Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan on the contribution to the standardization of long-haul high-speed optical transmission technologies.
・Dec. 2012, Okamura retired Vice-Chair of ITU-T TSAG after 8 years of services.
・June 2011, Okamura became an Invited Adviser of AIST: National Advanced Institute of Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
・May 24, 2011 “O plus E” published My Remark by Okamura
⇒ see the Japanese version (私の発言） here