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Risk Management Seminar 2013, Tokyo

2013-10-3 (Thu) 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Osaka University's Graduate School of Engineering and the Koukyo Network Association will jointly hold Risk Management Seminar 2013 in the Disaster and Crime Prevention Expo at Tokyo Big Sight on Thursday, October 3. This seminar is intended for persons in charge of crime prevention, disaster prevention, and risk management at national and municipal governments, risk management companies, as well as researchers and legal practitioners so that they will be more able to contribute to risk management, including response to earthquakes, disaster prevention, and crime prevention.
Regarding the national land strengthening plan and countermeasures against earthquakes for public transportation systems, new proposals on national risk management through university-industry-government cooperation will be made.

Risk Management Seminar 2013, Tokyo

Date & Time: Thursday, October 3, 2013, 1:00 ~ 4:30 p.m.
Venue: Disaster and Crime Prevention Expo, Tokyo Big Sight, 3-11-1 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo
In cooperation with: Japan Federation of Gyoseishoshi Lawyer's Associations, Osaka Prefecture Federation of Gyoseishoshi Lawyer's Associations
Seating space in the venue: 80
Intended for: individuals interested crime prevention, disaster prevention, and risk management
There is no fee for attending this seminar.
Charge for Materials: 2,500 yen (Osaka University-related persons will be able to obtain the materials at no cost.)


13:00 -- Opening greetings, YAMADA Hideo, President, Koukyo Network Association, former Director, National Police Agency
13:10 -- "The National Land Strengthening Plan," OMI Hirotake, former Director General, Cabinet Office (Disaster Prevention), Executive Director, Koukyo Network Association
13:40 -- "Traffic Control by the Metropolitan Police Department in case of a Large-scale Earthquake," INOUE Takeshi, Manager, Traffic Section, Metropolitan Police Department
14:10 -- Panel Discussion: "Anti-earthquake measures for public transportation systems


  • SAKAI Yoichi, Director, Airport Safety and Aviation Security Division,  Aviation Safety and Security Department, Civil Aviation Bureau, Ministry of National Land and Transportation
  • NAKAMURA Tomohisa, Manager,  Facilities Department (Shinkansen and Environment Protection, East Japan Railway Company
  • YAMAZAKI Mikio, Manager, Management Department, East Nippon Expressway Company Ltd.


"Disaster Prevention for Large-scale Complex Facilities," ISHII Shuichi, former OLC employee, Tokyo Gyoseishoshi Lawyer association

16:00 -- Recap, KATAOKA Isao, Vice dean, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
16:30 -- Closing
How to apply
Please send your name with furigana, the name of your company, your job title, and your email address by email. Please write the venue you want to participate (Osaka or Tokyo) to Koukyo Network Association at

Date: 2013-10-3 (Thu) 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Organizer: Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Koukyo Network Association
Registration: Registration by email is required.
Contact: Koukyo Network Association

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