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DAY ONE: Wednesday, January 15
Opening Remarks | 9:30 - 10:00 Symposium Space
Wanglin Yan
Professor, Keio University
Introdution to Embracing Change: Building Resilience with Communities
Session One | 10:00 - 13:00 Chair: Edoardo Pantanella University of Tuscia, Italy

Climate Adaptation and Community
Trans-boundary Networks and Resilience of Communities in a Time of Change

Win Myint
Director, Environmental and Economic Research Institute, Myanmar
Bringing Enterprises, Local Leaders and Researchers Together on the Ground in Myanmar (e-Women Project)
Yukoh Satake
Senior Operating Officer / Business Development Head Yukiguni Maitake
Mass Cultivation of Mung Beans in Rural and Saline Areas of Bangladesh
Abiar Rahman
Dept. of Agroforestry and Environment
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh
Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change in Coastal Regions of Bangladesh
Mohammad Iqbal Mazumder
Coordinator (West), Grameen Yukiguni Maitake Ltd
Agri-business Development for Rural Farmers in Bangladesh
Hiroto Kobayashi
Profesor, Keio University
Resilient Responsive Re-design of Place
Henry Scheyvens
Area Leader, Natural Resources and Ecosystems Services IGES
Building Community Resilience to Climate Change: IGES-FPCD Community-Based Forest Monitoring Project

Lunch | 13:00 - 14:00

Session 2 | 14:00 - 17:30 Chair: Masataka Watanabe Project Professor, Keio University
Chair of the Asia Pacific Adaption Network (APAN)

National and Local Resilience
Trans-boundary Interfaces of Science and Policy

Togtokh Chuluun
Ministry of Environment Green Development, Mongolia
Transformation Towards Green Civilization: Adapting to Economic and Climate Changes
Qinxue Wang
National Institute of Environmental Studies and Mongolian Academy of Science
Land Degradation and Carbon Fixing Reduction in the Permafrost Region of Mongolia
Ochirbat Batkhishig
National Institute of Environmental Studies and Mongolian Academy of Science
Nyamdorj Doljinsuren
Project Director, Climate Resilient Rural Livelihoods Project of Asia Development Bank
Establishment of Climate Resilient Rural Livlihoods
Tserendash Batzorig
Head, Gobi-Altai Aimag Governor's Office
Community based Adaptation in the Remote Area of Gobi-Altai province, Mongolia
Akihiro Oba
PhD Candidate, Keio University
Climate Change Adaptation System Development with Science, Policy and Community Interfaces for Pastoral Resilience
Balt Suvdantsetseg
Assistant Professor, National University of Mongolia
Break | 15:30 - 16:00
Poster Session | 15:30 - 16:00

Disaster and Resiliency Workshop | 10:00 - 20:00

Conference Room L

DAY TWO: Thursday, January 16
Session 3 | 9:30 - 12:30 Chair: Christian Dimmer, Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo
Will Galloway, Project Assistant Professor Keio University

Really Resiliency
Reconstruction After Disaster and the Shift From Small Scale Reaction to Large Scale Transformation

Eric Cesal
Architecture For Humanity
Director of Reconstruction and Resiliency studio
A Global Exchange: What the Developing World Can Teach the First World About Building Resilient Communities
Thaddeus Pawlowski
Associate Urban Designer
Mayor's Office of Housing Recovery Operations, NYC Department of City Planning
Designing for Flood Risk
Chiaki Hayashi
Co-Founder, Creative Agency Loftwork, Inc
The Power of Creativity
Hiroko Kikuchi
Co-Founding Principal,Creative Ecology
Continuous Community Design & Community Engagement
Wilhelm Klauser
Architect, Initial Design
Scaling Solutions in a Shrinking Context - Setting up New Supply Infrastructures in Rural Germany
Misato Uehara
Assistant professor, Shinshu University
Successful Reconstruction Examples After the Great East Japan Earthquake Using Aspects of Ecological Planning
Keiko Iwasaki
Masters Student, University of Tokyo
Social Capital and Mental Health Among Displaced Residents From Futaba Town, Fukushima

Lunch | 12:30 - 13:30

Session 4 | 13:30 - 17:30

Chair: Wanglin Yan

 Professor, Keio University

Looking Forward
Where Do We Go From Here and How Do We Make Use of What We Know?

Masataka Watanabe
Project Professor, Keio University
Professor, Beijing Normal University
Facts, Lessons and Approaches for Building Resilient Society
Robert Roggema
Professor of design for urban agriculture
Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences, Cittaideale
Four Ways to Create Resilience in Urban Communities
Adrienne Greve
Professor, Research Center for Disaster Reduction Systems, DPRI, Kyoto University
Local Adaptation Planning - Making Decisions in an Uncertain Context
Yasuyuki Sawada
Professor, The University of Tokyo
Insurance Against Natural and Man-made Disasters: Market, Government, and Community Mechanisms?
Kazuto Hirasawa
NPO Iida Natural Energy Network
Sachi Suzuki
Tohoku University
Workshop Report - Designing for Perpetual Change
Break + Poster Session | 15:00 - 15:30

Final Remarks | 17:30 - 18:00

Closing Party | 18:00 - 21:00


Faculty Lounge