National Taiwan Univ. – UTokyo Academic Exchange Seminar: Strengthening Social Resilience through Green Infrastructure and Food Supply Chains

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    Room Seminar B (2F232), Engineering Bldg. No. 1, Hongo Campus, UTokyo
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    Resilient Society and Economy Research Unit, Institute for Future Initiatives, UTokyo

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    (Name, Email address, Affiliation, Department or Lab and grade for Students)

  • 10:00-10:15

    Prof.Akiyuki KAWASAKI (Professor, UTokyo)

  • 10:15-10:55
    Green infrastructure strategies for cooling in dense cities: Opportunities, limitations, and inequality

    Prof.Wan-Yu Shih (Associate Professor, National Taiwan University)

  • 10:55-11:20
    Community-based strategies for resilient urban riverfronts: lessons from Taiwan and Japan

    Dr.Hsin-Hua CHIANG (Project Researcher, IFI UTokyo)

  • 11:20-11:45
    Connecting producers and consumers: intermediaries toward resilient food supply chain

    Dr.Yuki SANO (Project Assistant Professor, IFI UTokyo)

  • 11:45-12:00
    Overall discussion
  • 12:00-13:00
    Networking lunch (Lunch will be provided)

Wan-Yu Shih (Associate Professor, National Taiwan University)
Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience, International College, National Taiwan University.
Dr. Wan-Yu Shih is an Associate Professor of the Master Program in Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience at National Taiwan University, and the Director of the Taipei GR Lab. Her research interests lie in the interdisciplinary nature of ecological planning of cities for tackling socio-environmental challenges.

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