2018 Award Ceremony & Commemorative Lecture of Hamaguchi Award

 2018 Award Ceremony & Commemorative Lecture of Hamaguchi Award (Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Award) was held on November 7th, 2018 in Tokyo.

 Hamaguchi Award is given for individuals and/or organizations that have made significant scientific or pragmatic contributions to the enhancement of coastal resilience against tsunami, storm surge and other coastal disasters, which will raise people’s awareness of disaster resilience. The award has been awarded since 2016 due to designation of November 5th as World Tsunami Awareness Day in 2015.

[Awardees]

  • Prof. Hajime Mase: Professor Emeritus / Research Professor, Kyoto University, Japan
  • Prof. Harry Yeh: Professor, School of Civil and Construction Engineering, Oregon State University, USA
  • DONET Development Team, Japan

Group Photograph of the Award Ceremony
Group Photograph of the Award Ceremony

Introduction of Awardees 2018 (PDF/100KB)

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