The 14th AIM International Workshop


February 14 - 16, 2009
At Ohyama Memorial Hall, National Institute for Environmental Studies, 305-8506, Tsukuba, Japan
Agenda (PDF/78KB)


The 14th AIM International Workshop group photo


First day: February 14, 2009(Saturday)

Informal Meeting

Second day: February 15, 2009(Sunday)

Session Ⅰ: Introduction and AIM Modeling
Chairperson Dr. H. Harasawa
09:00-09:10 Welcome Address And AIM Activities
Dr. M. Kainuma (NIES, Japan)
09:10-10:10 Future AIM Modeling
Prof. Y. Matsuoka(Kyoto Univ, Japan)

-Coffee Break-

Session Ⅱ: LCS (Low Carbon Society) Scenarios (1)
Chairperson Dr. J. Fujino
10:20-10:40 LCS Scenario: China (PDF)
Prof. X. Hu, Dr. K. Jiang (ERI,China)
10:40-11:00 LCS Scenario: India (PDF)
Prof. P. Shukla (IIM, India)
11:00-11:20 LCS Scenario: Thailand (PDF)
Prof. R. Shrestha (AIT, Thailand)
11:20-11:40 LCS Scenario: USA (PDF)
Dr. J. Edmonds (PNNL, USA)
11:40-11:50 Discussions

-Photo session-
-Lunch Break-

Session Ⅲ: LCS Scenarios (2)
Chairperson Prof. G. Kurata
13:00-13:20 LCS Scenario: Korea (PDF)
Mr. C. Park, Prof. D. Lee (Seoul Nat.Univ, Korea)
13:20-13:40 LCS Scenario: Brazil (PDF)
Mr. W. Wills (UFRJ, Brazil)
13:40-14:00 LCS Scenario: Indonesia (PDF)
Dr. R. Boer (Bogor Agricultural Univ, Indonesia)
14:00-14:20 Regional LCS Scenario (PDF)
Mr. K. Gomi (Kyoto Univ, Japan)
14:20-14:40 Discussions

-Coffee Break-

Session Ⅳ: Environmental Modeling (1)
Chairperson Dr. K. Jiang
15:00-15:20 Backcast Model (PDF)
Dr. S. Ashina (NIES, Japan)
15:20-15:40 A Dozen of Actions (PDF)
Mr. T. Ehara (MHIR, Japan), Ms. Y. Iwabuchi (NIES, Japan)
15:40-16:00 GHG Emissions and Mitigation Potentials in Agriculture (PDF)
Ms. T. Hasegawa (Kyoto Univ, Japan)
16:00-16:10 Discussions

-Coffee Break-

Session Ⅴ: Environmental Modeling (2)
Chairperson Dr. R. Sands
16:25-16:45 Future Estimation of Iron Stock & Flow in Japan and China (PDF)
Ms. R. Kawase (Kyoto Univ, Japan)
16:45-17:05 Co-benefits of LCS (PDF)
Prof. G. Kurata (Kyoto Univ, Japan)
17:05-17:25 Hydrological Effects of Climate Change on the Korean Peninsula (PDF)
Mr. H. Jung (Kyoto Univ, Japan)
17:25-17:45 Emission Inventory and Modeling in Tailand (PDF)
Prof. R. Shrestha (AIT, Thailand)
17:45-17:55 Discussions


Third day: February 16, 2009(Monday)

Session Ⅵ: Impact Modelling
Co-ordinated by Dr. K. Takahasi and Dr. Y. Hijioka
Part 1: Multi-sectoral Impact Assessment in Integrated Models
09:30-10:00 Improvement of AIM/Impact[Policy] (PDF)
Dr. Y. Hijioka (NIES, Japan)
10:00-10:30 Introduction to SimCLIM - an Integrated Model System for Climate Change Impact Assessment (PDF)
Dr. W. Ye (Univ. of Waikato, New Zealand)
Part 2: Digests of Impact/Adaptation Studies in AIM
10:40-11:00 Research Activities of AIM/Impact Team in Japan (PDF)
Dr. K. Takahashi (NIES, Japan)
11:00-11:10 Introduction of EU-WATCH Global Water Resources Model Intercomparison Project (PDF)
Dr. N. Hanasaki (NIES, Japan)
11:10-11:20 Development of a Lookup Table of Climate Change Impact on National Water Resources (PDF)
Dr. N. Hanasaki (NIES, Japan)
11:20-11:30 Improvement and Application of Crop Productivity Model (PDF)
Dr. Y. Masutomi (NIES, Japan)
11:30-12:00 The Dynamic Changes of Soil Moisture in Loess Plateau between 1961-2000 and under Climate Changes (PDF)
Dr. S. You, Prof. Z. Li (IGSNRR, China )

-Lunch Break-

Session Ⅷ: Scenario Studies
Chairperson Prof. P. Shukla
13:00-13:25 Policy Implication (PDF)
Dr. S. Nishioka (IGES, Japan)
13:25-13:45 GHG Reduction Potential and Socio-economic Impact (PDF)
Dr. T. Masui (NIES, Japan), Dr. T. Hanaoka (NIES, Japan), Mr. G. Hibino (MHIR, Japan)
13:45-14:05 Prediction of forest vegetation distribution; based on landcover change (PDF)
Ms. H. Choe, Mr. J. Kim, Prof. D. Lee (Seoul Nat. Univ, Korea)
14:05-14:25 Developing a LCS: Actions for Building sector in India (PDF)
Dr. Aashish Deshpande (MANIT, India)
14:25-14:45 Lifestyle Model (PDF)
Dr. Y. Kanamori (NIES, Japan)
14:45-14:55 Discussions

-Coffee Break-

Session Ⅸ: Environmental Modeling (3)
Chairperson Dr. Y. Kanamori
15:10-15:30 Activities of Integrated Assessment Modeling Consortium (IAMC) (PDF)
Dr. M. Kainuma (NIES, Japan)
15:30-15:50 Outline of global modeling and AIM results of Representative Concentration Pathway (RCP)
Dr. K. Matsumoto (NIES, Japan)
15:50-16:10 Energy Future and Policies: AIM-China Activities (PDF)
Prof. X. Hu, Dr. K. Jiang (ERI, China)
16:10-16:30 Multi-gas Emissions Inventory of India: Disaggregated Region & Sector Trends till 2008 (PDF)
Prof. P. Shukla (IIM,India)
16:30-16:50 Economic Comparison of Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Option in Germany (PDF)
Dr. R. Sands (USA)
16:50-17:10 Renewable Energy (PDF)
Dr. T. Ikegami (NIES, Japan)
17:10-17:20 Discussions
17:20-17:30 Concluding Remarks
Dr. M. Kainuma (NIES, Japan)

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