WBF 2019 Report

List of Meeting Sessions and Presentation Movies

Sunday, 10 November

No. Session Title Host Organization Movie
WBF Pre-Opening   WBF YouTube
WBF Opening   WBF YouTube
Session 1-1 Great East Japan Earthquake Memorial Symposium: Passing Down Disaster Experience - Its True Meaning and Reality Disaster-Resilient and Environmentally-Friendly City Promotion Office,City Planning Policy Bureau,City of Sendai YouTube
Session 1-2 The past and present role of national universities experienced the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and tsunami for discussion on the future BOSAI Tohoku University YouTube
Session 1-3 Accelerating formulation of local DRR plans toward the next 10 years of their implementation - How to achieve Global Target (e) of the Sendai Framework? Japan International Cooperation Agency YouTube
Session 1-4 3.11 DENSHO ROAD to Hand down the Lessons of the Great East Japan Earthquake~Activities of Memorializing the Earthquake in Industry-academia-government-citizen Collaborations ~ Tohoku Regional Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism YouTube
Session 1-6 “Moving Hearts” With Experiences and Lessons ~ Connecting Stories to Specific Disaster Prevention Measures Miyagi Prefectural Government YouTube
Session 1-8 Thinking about Disaster Storytelling: How to Use Oral Narratives to Prevent Future Fatalities The Kahoku Shimpo YouTube
Session 1-9 Media and Bosai: A Crucial Combination for Saving Lives NHK World-Japan YouTube
Session 1-10 Sendai Gender Equal Opportunity Foundation, Citizen Cooperation and City Planning Department, Community Affairs Bureau Sendai Gender Equal Opportunity Foundation, Citizen Cooperation and City Planning Department, Community Affairs Bureau YouTube
Session 1-11 Sendai, Towards Becoming a City Leading Global DRR-related Industry Industry Promotion Section,Industrial Policy Department,Economic Bureau,City of Sendai YouTube
Session 1-12 Teachers' Capacity Building for Teaching DRR at School: Roles of a National Univesity of Education Miyagi University of Education YouTube
Session 1-13 State-of-the-art research on wind related disaster risk reduction International Group on Wind-Related Disaster Risk Reduction YouTube
Session 1-15 Research, Development, and Utilization of Beppu Model Disability-inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction: Towards Seamless Connections between Normal and Disaster Times Doshisha University YouTube
Session 1-17 Creating a disasterresilient society through industry-academia collaboration Tohoku University- IRIDeS + Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. YouTube
Reception   WBF YouTube

Monday, 11 November

No. Session Title Host Organization Movie
KeynoteSpeech1 YouTube
Session 2-1 Local production for local protection (Chisan Chibo) – Proposing standardized local-level bosai operations from Tohoku Tohoku University- IRIDeS YouTube
Session 2-3 Build Back Better as a key to achieve Climate Resilience -How we will deal with intensifying meteorological disasters- Pacific Consultants Co., Ltd. YouTube
Session 2-4 Contribution from meteorology, hydrology and DRR for the Platform on Water Resilience and Disasters ICHARM YouTube
Session 2-5 GADRI Activities and Contributions to the Science and Technology Roadmap for the implementation of SFDRR Agenda 2015-2030 Kyoto University; GADRI YouTube
Session 2-6 New Horizon of IRIDeS-NTT Innovative Research NTT YouTube
Session 2-7 Practical use of recovery experiences from the Great East Japan Earthquake for support to Central Sulawesi in Indonesia Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) YouTube
Session 2-9 Preparation for "SUPERISE-BAY Typhoon", 60Years After Ise Bay Typhoon Chubu Regional Development Bureau of the Ministry of Land,Infrastructure,Transport and Tourism YouTube
Session 2-11 Recent Progress of the Global Centre for Disaster Statistics (GCDS) Tohoku University- IRIDeS YouTube
Session 2-13 Variation of Build-BackBetter: Asian Perspectives Kobe University YouTube


Tuesday, 12 November

No. Session Title Host Organization Movie
KeynoteSpeech2 YouTube
Session 3-1 Toward Restoration after Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Accident Tohoku University YouTube
Session 3-3 Value of advance information for earthquake damage reduction and its feasibility OPTAGE Inc. YouTube
Session 3-4 Support to Disaster Risk Reduction by private sector JAPAN TOBACCO INC. YouTube
Session 3-6 BOSAI DIVERSITY Diversity in disaster preparation Yahoo Japan co. YouTube
Session 3-8 "FUKUSHIMA "its disasters archives, current revitalization status and the future Business Council for the Fukushima Innovation Coast Initiative (representative of Tokyo Electric Power Company) YouTube
Session 3-10 Interdisciplinary Strategies in General Education for Disaster Risk Reduction:The Six-Year Experience by DRMAPS at the University of the Philippines University of the Philippines Diliman YouTube
Closing WBF YouTube