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Japan-Taiwan Symposium: Ten Years of Progress and Lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake

Society for the Study of Disaster Risk Management Policy (SSDRMP) of the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan Weather Association (JWA), and Taiwan-Asian Exchange Foundation (TAEF) co-host the “Japan-Taiwan Symposium: Ten Years of Progress and Lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake.”

The symposium will be held online with simultaneous interpretation in Japanese, English, and Mandarin.



This event will bring together key figures in disaster risk management policy research from Japan and Taiwan.

Participation at the event is free of charge, but registration is compulsory.



If you would like to participate, please access the application form from following link or QR code by Monday, September 27.


-Register Japanese and English



-Register Chinese







Date / Time 30 September 2021, Thursday 13:30~17:00 (Japan time)
SpeakerDr. Fumio TAKEDA, Adjunct Professor, Director of Disaster Risk Management Concentration, GRIPS
Dr. Hongey Chen Director of National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction, Taiwan
TitleKeynote Speech “Ten Years of Progress and Issues from the Great East Japan Earthquake” “Scientific Applications for Seismic Disaster Reduction and Preparedness”
Panel Discussion “Ten Years of GEJE and the Perspectives of Disaster Risk Reduction”
Venue Online (WebEx)
Fee Free
Language Simultaneous Interpretation in Japanese / English / Mandarin
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