The 14th International Workshop on Coastal Disaster Prevention

The 14th International Workshop on Coastal Disaster Prevention
– Hurricane Katrina 10 years on –

July 27, 2015

                                                       

Program

10:00~10:10 Opening Speech
Shigeo Takahashi (President, Port and Airport Research Institute)
Takashi Owaki (Director-General, Ports and Harbors bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism)
10:10-10:50
 
Keynote Speech Prof. Masahiko Isobe (Kochi University of Technology)
Threatening future storm surge disaster and a concept of comprehensive countermeasures
10:50-12:20 Session 1 Restoration and Rehabilitation from Disasters Chair : Dr. Katsuya Hirayama (Port and Airport Research Institute)
Lecture 1 10:50-11:20  Mr. David J. Leach (US Army Corps of Engineers)
The USACE Sandy Program: Response, Recovery, and Regional Resilience
Lecture 2 11:20-11:50  Prof. Eric C. Cruz (University of the Philippines)
Simulative Analyses of Historical Storm Surges along Manila Bay: Towards a Rational Mitigation Strategy for Seawater Overtopping of Roxas Boulevard Seawall
Lecture 3 11:50-12:20  Dr. Kojiro Suzuki (Port and Airport Research Institute)
Failure mechanism of coastal structures during storm surges
12:20-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00
 
 
 
 
 
 
Session 2  Recent Studies Related to Storm Surge Chair : Dr. Kenichiro Shimosako (Port and Airport Research Institute)
Lecture 4 13:30-14:00  Dr. Jeffrey A. Melby (US Army Engineer R&D Center)
Coastal Hazards for Tropical-Storm-Exposed Coastlines
Lecture 5 14:00-14:30 A.Prof. Nobuhito Mori (Kyoto University)
Recent Storm Surge and Extreme Wave Disasters and Influence of Climate Change
Lecture 6 14:30-15:00  Mr. Takashi Fujiki (Port and Airport Research Institute)
Simlation and Field Survey for Storm Surges in Philippines Caused by 2013 Typhoon Haiyan
15:00-15:15 Coffee break
15:15-16:45
 
 
 
 
 
 
Session 3 Measures for Coastal Disasters Chair : Dr. Kojiro Suzuki (Port and Airport Research Institute)
Lecture 7 15:15-15:45 Ms. Roselle E. Henn (US Army Corps of Engineers)
North Atlantic Coast Comprehensive Study: Resilient Adaptation to Increasing Risk
Lecture 8 15:45-16:15  Mr. Masahiro Kozakai (Tokyo Metropolitan Government) Earthquake, Tsunami, and High Tide Countermeasures of Tokyo Port
Storm surge and tsunami countermeasures of Tokyo Port
Lecture 9 16:15-16:45 Mr. Satoru Mimura (Japan International Cooperation Agency)
Disaster Risk Reduction in the Pacific Insland Countries 
16:45-17:25 Panel Discussion Future Disaster Mitigation against Storm Surge
Chair :  Prof. Tomotsuka Takayama (Coastal Development Institute of Technology)
17:25-17:30 Closing Speech
Takeshi Kawashima (Coastal Development Institute of Technology)

Workshop

   
Takeshi Kawashima: Coastal Development Institute of Technology Prof. Masahiko Isobe :Kochi University of Technology
   
Prof. Eric C. Cruz (University of the Philippines) Mr. David J. Leach (US Army Corps of Engineers)
   
Ms. Roselle E. Henn (US Army Corps of Engineers) Dr. Jeffrey A. Melby (US Army Engineer R&D Center)
   
Panel Discussion  

 

 

 

 

 

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