Disaster Adaption Science Platform International Symposium (March 27)



27 March, 2018




Korakuen Campus, Building No.5, Room No.5533


Anyone who wants to come is welcome!!

Application Procedure

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For Symposiumu : Free
For Get-together : JPY3,000 

Live Broadcasting

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12:45~ Opening Remark
  Toshikazu KATO, Vice President and General Manager of Research Promotion Office, Chuo University
12:50~ Guest Speech
  Kazuki OKIMURA, Principal Fellow, Japan Science and Technology Agency
13:00~ Guest Speech
  Masayoshi HIROSE, Director for Disaster Management, the Cabinet Office
13:15~ Keynote Speech: A Short History of Countermeasures against Storm Surges and Tsunamis in Japan 
  Nobuo SHUTO, Emeritus Professor, Tohoku University
14:00~ Lecture: Different Perspectives of Assessment and Resilience in Coastal Disasters
  Ahmet C. YALCINER, Professor, Middle East Technical University
14:25~ Lecture: Water Related Hazards -Data Challenges and Modeling Issues- 
  Driss OUAZAR, Professor, Mohamad VI Polytechnic University
14:50~ Lecture: Demographic Review of the Damage Prediction ; A Case of the Nankai Trough Earthquake
  Kohei WADA, Professor, Chuo University
15:10~ Break
15:30~ Lecture: Probabilistic Tsunami Hazard Asssessment in South China Sea with Consideration of Uncertain Inputs
  Philip L-F. LIU, Professor, National University of Singapore
15:55~ Lecture: Facing the New Challenges of Coastal Engineering in Chile
  Patricio Winckler GREZ, Professor, Universidad de Valparaiso
16:20~ Lecture: Real-time Tsunami Inundation Forecast System Using Offshore Ocean-bottom Pressure Data from S-net
  Shin AOI, Director General of Network Centre for Earthquake, Tsunami and Volcano etc. , National research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience
16:45~ Lecture: Recent Development in Risk Analysis of Disaster Reduction Engineering -An Introduction of "Uncertainty" Concept to Disaster Reduction Planning-
  Tadashi YAMADA, Professor, Chuo University
17:05~ Introduction of the Project
  Taro ARIKAWA, Project Leader and Professor, Chuo University
17:15~ Closing Remark
  Kazuo KASHIYAMA, Dean, Faculty of Science and Engineering
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