The 16th AIM International Workshop


February 19 - 21, 2011
At Climate Change Research Hall, National Institute for Environmental Studies, 305-8506, Tsukuba, Japan
Agenda (PDF/410KB)


The 16th AIM International Workshop group photo
Kainuma-san session photo1 Kainuma-san session photo2 Kainuma-san session photo3 Kainuma-san session photo4 Floor photo1 Floor photo2


First day: February 19, 2011(Saturday)

Session1: Welcome address and Overview of AIM activities
Chairperson: Dr. Hideo Harasawa
09:00-09:10 Opening remarks
Prof. Yoshifumi Yasuoka (National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan)
09:10-09:20 Welcome address (PDF)
Dr. Mikiko Kainuma (National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan)
09:20-09:30 Policy arena
Mr. Yutaka Matsuzawa (Ministry of the Environment, Japan)
09:30-10:10 AIM activity (PDF)
Prof. Yuzuru Matsuoka (Kyoto University)
10:10-10:30 Discussion


Session2: Modeling
Chairperson: Dr. Toshihiko Masui
10:45-10:50 Overview of this session (PDF)
Dr. Toshihiko Masui (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
10:50-11:10 Japan Roadmap (PDF)
Prof. Shuzo Nishioka (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
11:10-11:30 Development of AIM/Enduse model and element models and application to global and national analyses in the mid-term transition scenarios (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Tatsuya Hanaoka, Osamu Akashi, Yuko Kanamori (National Institute for Environmental Studies), Tomoko Hasegawa (Kyoto University), Go Hibino, Kazuya Fujiwara, Yuko Motoki (Mizuho Information & Research Institute), Mikiko Kainuma (National Institute for Environmental Studies) and Yuzuru Matsuoka (Kyoto University)
11:30-11:50 AIM/CGE for global and country analysis (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Dr. Toshihiko Masui, Dr. Azusa Okagawa, Dr. Kenichi Matsumoto, Dr. Shinichiro Fujimori and Mr. Hancheng Dai (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
11:50-12:05 Scenarios for the control of ozone precursors in China (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Prof. Xu Jiayu and Dr. Zhao Bin (Tsinghua University)
12:05-12:20 Discussion

-Lunch Break-

Session2 (Cont'd)
Chairperson: Prof. P.R. Shukla
13:20-13:35 Industrial structural change impact on energy demand and carbon dioxides emission: A case study of Dalian city (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Prof. Koji Shimada (Ritsumeikan University)
13:35-13:50 LCS activities in Brazil (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Dr. Luis Hashimura (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro)
13:50-14:05 LCS scenario in Bhopal, India (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Prof. Aashish Deshpande (NIES/Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal) and Prof. Manmohan Kapshe (School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal)
14:05-14:20 Discussion


Session3: Impact
Chairperson: Dr. Hideo Harasawa
14:40-15:00 Extreme precipitation event analysis based on GCM daily data (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Dr. Ye Wei (University of Waikato)
15:00-15:20 Establishment of Climate Changes Scenario from Extreme Climate Events - Key Step to Access Climate Impacts on Agriculture in China (PDF)
Prof. You Songcai (Institute of Environment and Sustainable in Agriculture) and Prof. Li Zehui (Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, China)
15:20-15:40 The interaction between climate change and agriculture (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Dr. Jeon Seong Woo and Dr. Jung Huicheul (Korea Environment Institute)


15:55-16:05 Overview of AIM Impact team activities (PDF)
Dr. Hideo Harasawa (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
16:05-16:20 Regional impact assessment in Japan (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Dr. Yasuaki Hijioka and Dr. Eiko Suda (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
16:20-16:35 Global impact modeling in AIM (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Dr. Kiyoshi Takahashi, Dr. Naota Hanasaki, Dr. Yasuaki Hijioka, Dr. Takahiro Yamamoto, Dr. Yonghee Shin (National Institute for Environmental Studies), Dr. Yuji Masutomi (Center for Environmental Science in Saitama), Huicheul Jung (Korea Economic Institute)
16:35-16:55 Two examples of advanced global climate change impact assessment on water and agricultural sectors (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Dr. Naota Hanasaki, Dr. Takahiro Yamamoto, Dr. Yonghee Shin and Dr. Kiyoshi Takahashi (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
16:55-17:30 Overall Discussion


Second day: February 20, 2011(Sunday)

Session4: Asia Low-Carbon Society
Chairperson: Prof. Gakuji Kurata
09:00-09:15 Asia LCS (S-6)
Dr. Junichi Fujino (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
09:15-09:30 Development of LCS Scenario in Iskandar Malaysia (project under SATREPS research program) (PDF)
Prof. Ho Chin-Siong (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia)
09:30-09:45 LCS scenarios in China
Prof. Hu Xiulian and Dr. Jiang Kejun (Energy Research Institute, China)
09:45-10:00 Low-Carbon Roadmap for India (with case study of Ahmedabad City) (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】 【Paper (PDF)】
Prof P.R. Shukla (Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad)
10:00-10:15 Asia Low-Carbon Society: LCS scenario in Thailand (PDF)
Mr. Artite Pattanapongchai and Prof. Bundit Limmeechokchai (Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology, Thammasat University)
10:15-10:30 Discussion


Session5: Low-Carbon World
Chairperson: Prof. Koji Shimada
10:45-11:00 LCS scenarios in Indonesia (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Prof. Rizaldi Boer (Bogor Agricultural University) and Dr. Retno Gumilang Dewi (Institut Teknologi Bandung)
11:00-11:15 LCS scenario in Guangzhou, China (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Ms. Huang Ying, Dr. Wang Peng and Prof. Zhao Daiqing (Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion)
11:15-11:30 LCS scenario in Ratchaburi, Thailand (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Ms. Penwadee Cheewaphongphan, Prof. Savitri Garivait and Prof. Sirintornthep Towprayoon (The Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment/King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi)
11:30-11:45 LCS scenario in Putrajaya, Malaysia (PDF) 【Summary (PDF)】
Ms. Wang Tze Wee and Mr. Azhar Othman (Putrajaya Corporation)
11:45-12:00 Discussion

-Lunch Break-

Session6: Low-Carbon Society - Next step
Chairperson: Prof. Shuzo Nishioka
13:00-13:10 The Role of Low-Carbon Society Research Network (LCS-RNet)
Prof. Shuzo Nishioka and Ms. Kyoko Miwa (The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies)
13:10-13:30 Creating a Sustainable Climate Policy in Energy and Land Use for a Low Carbon Society (PDF)
Dr. James A. Edmonds (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)
13:30-15:00 Panel Discussion: 5min talk from each panelists and overall discussion


Session7: Kainuma-san
Chairperson: Dr. Junichi Fujino
15:20-15:50 What we have done last 20 yrs, what we will do in next 20 yrs (PDF)
Dr. Mikiko Kainuma (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
15:50-17:30 Panel Discussion: 5min talk from each panelists and overall discussion "What we have done last 20 yrs, what we will do in next 20 yrs" (PDF)
What we have done last 20yrs, What we will do in next 20yrs (PDF)
Prof. Lee Dong-Kun (Seoul National University)
Low Carbon Development Scenarios: Co-benefits and Challenges in a Developing Country (PDF)
Prof. Ram M. Shrestha (Asian Institute of Technology)
Where Have We Been and Are We Going? (PDF)
Dr. James A. Edmonds (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)


Third day: February 21, 2011(Monday)

Parallel session: Research meeting

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