Japan workshop 

Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan
26th March 2013

Keynote Addresses (am)

Opening remarks: Prof. Sohda Osamu, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University

Keynote 1: Redundancy and Adaptive Capacity in Slow Burn and Shock Events, Dr. Peter Lee, Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Science, The University of Birmingham

Keynote 2: Government Response after the Great East Japan Earthquake, Kiyomi Tsujimoto, Japan House of Representatives - Special Advisor to the Prime Minister on emergency responses in Tohoku region

Keynote report: Government and Prefecture’s Initiatives for Tohoku Reconstruction, Shinichi Sakaguchi, Japan Reconstruction Agency

Themes (pm)

1. Shock and Slow Burn Multiple Accidents

Leading Change through Complementary Community Practices in Longbridge, Ifor Jones, Director of Neighbourhood Services, Birmingham City Council

Fukushima and Regional Regeneration, Professor Emeritus Hiroshi Suzuki, School of Government Policy, Fukushima University

Reconstruction of Kesennuma, Dr. Toshihiko Abe, Waseda Institute of Urban and Regional Studies

2. Perspective of a new Resilience Paradigm

Governance and Community Planning, Dr. Simon Pemberton, Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Science, The University of Birmingham

Lessons from Community Led Regeneration, Conrad Parke, Community Regeneration Advisor

Community Led Regeneration and Redundancy, Prof. Sohda Osamu, Waseda University
Limits of Japan’s Planning System for Emergency Recovery, Prof. Morio Uzuki, Waseda University

3. Planning Response for Resilience

Meeting the Challenge of Low Carbon through Housing, Dr. Oleg Golubchikov, Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Science, The University of Birmingham

Co-Governance Systems after Shocks, Prof. Minoru Tsubogo, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University

Challenge of the New Planning System, Prof. Masao Hijikata, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University

 

 

 

 

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