Program

Program book

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Schedule

World Bosai Forum will consist of Oral session, Poster session, Flash Talk presentation, Exhibition and events open to the public.

November 9
Registration afternoon
Pre-WBF Festival
November 10
Registration 8:15 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. (JST), 2019
Opening, Oral Session, Poster Session, Flash Talk presentation, Exhibition
November 11
Registration 7:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. (JST), 2019
Oral Session, Poster Session, Flash Talk presentation, Exhibition
November 12
Registration 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (JST), 2019
Oral Session, Poster Session, Flash Talk presentation, Exhibition, Closing
Saturday, November 9 Sunday, November 10 Monday, November 11 Tuesday, November 12 After Wednesday, November 13
AM
Opening
Keynote Speech
Keynote Speech
Excursions /
Study Tours
AM
Oral Sessions /
Poster Sessions /
Flash Talk Presentations /
Exhibitions
Oral Sessions /
Poster Sessions /
Flash Talk Presentations /
Exhibitions
Oral Sessions /
Poster Sessions /
Flash Talk Presentations /
Exhibitions
AM
PM
Pre-WBF Festival
(Kawauchi Hagi Hall)
PM
Closing
PM
Reception

Pre-WBF Festival

“Linking 3.11 to the Future“ is the theme of the Pre-WBF Festival - traditional music and dance as well as hand down stories about the disaster from the younger generation of Miyagi, Fukushima, and Hyogo

Oral Session

A variety of 90-minute oral sessions (International organizations (8), governments (10), academia (31), private sectors, etc. (13), NGOs (2)) are held to share concrete bosai solutions

Poster Session

We will present and exhibit bosai solutions by international organizations, local governments, private sectors, media, NPOs, universities, and research institutes, as well as applications and trials of advanced technologies such as AI and IoT for disaster prevention.

Awards will be given to the best poster session presenters during the closing session.

Flash Talk Presentation

Flash talk presenters will present their activities or research outcomes on disaster risk reduction and related themes at the designated venue. Each presentation will be 15 minutes long, Registration to the Forum is required to give a talk.

Exhibition

We will have approximately 30 general exhibition booths for interested organizations to introduce their activities.

Reception

Date & time
Sunday, November 10, start at 8:00 p.m. (for about two hours)
Venue
Hotel Metropolitan Sendai
URL
https://sendai.metropolitan.jp/
Easy Access to venue
Map, transportation and time

‘We are looking forward to your participation.’

Excursions/Study Tours

These organized paid excursions and study tours will take you to tsunami-affected areas of Miyagi, Iwate and Fukushima Prefectures eight and a half years after the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami to observe the recovery.

Among them, special tours are designed to take you to Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant (one-day or two-day tours for the limited number of participants)

For more information, please visit the World Bosai Forum website
http://www.worldbosaiforum.com/2019/en/