The 29th AIM International Workshop


September 14 - 15, 2023
At Ohyama Memorial Hall, National Institute for Environmental Studies, 305-8506, Tsukuba, Japan and online
Agenda (PDF/158KB)


The 29th AIM International Workshop group photo

The 29th AIM International Workshop
Poster Session Award

Mengdan Zhao (Beihang Univ.)
Health and Economic Impacts of High Temperature and Heatwaves in China
Sanghyuck Kim (Seoul National Univ.)
Analysis of Appropriate Index for Heat-Related Morbidity


DAY 1: September 14, 2023 (Thursday)

13:00 of JST Open Zoom Account and Registration
Session1: Opening
Chairperson: Dr. Toshihiko Masui (NIES)
13:30-13:35 Opening Remarks
Ms. Kotoe Kuroda (MOEJ)
13:35-13:50 Activities in FY 2022-2023
Dr. Toshihiko Masui (NIES)
13:50-14:10 Keynote speech (1): U.S. Emissions to 2050
Dr. James Edmonds (PNNL)
13:20-13:40 Keynote speech (2):
Prof. Priyadarshi Shukla (Ahmedabad Univ.)
14:30-14:40 Photo session


Session 2: GHG mitigations in Asia (1)
Chairperson: Dr. Toshihiko Masui (NIES)
15:00-15:15 China's Modeling Activities from IPAC in 2022-2023
Prof. Xiulian Hu and Prof. Kejun Jiang (ERI)
15:15-15:30 India's Residential Sector: Spatial Analysis of Air Pollution and GHG Emissions
Prof. Manmohan Kapshe (MANIT)
15:30-15:45 Macroeconomic Effects of Clean Energy Transition for Net Zero Emissions in Nepal
Dr. Salony Rajbhandari (NIES), Dr. Bijay B. Pradhan (Thammasat Univ.) and Prof. Ram Manohar Shrestha (AITM)
15:45-16:00 Korea’s Activities for Carbon Neutrality in 2050
Prof. Dong-Kun Lee (SNU), Prof. Tae-Yong Jung (Yonsei Univ.) Prof. Chan Park and Dr. Yohan Choi (Univ. of Seoul)
16:00-16:15 Taiwan’s Efforts to Net-zero Emissions in 2050
Dr. Yi-Hua Wu (National Applied Research Laboratories)
16:15-16:25 Introduction of S-20-3 Project
Dr. Tatsuya Hanaoka (NIES)
16:25-16:35 Extension of National Decarbonization Studies in AIM -Toward an Integrated Analysis of Decarbonization and Other Issues-
Mr. Go Hibino and Dr. Yuko Kanamori (NIES)
16:35-16:45 Research Activities on Local Decarbonization in Japan: Progress and Way Forward
Dr. Shuichi Ashina (NIES)
16:45-17:00 Discussion


Session 3: Poster Session and Reception
17:20-19:30 Poster Session and Reception

DAY 2: September 15, 2023 (Friday)

12:30 of JST Open Zoom Account and Registration
Session 4: Climate impact, adaptation, and sustainability
Chairperson: Dr. Kiyoshi Takahashi (NIES)
13:00-13:15 Global to Subnational Data Framework for Agriculture
Dr. Ronald Sands (USDA)
13:15-13:30 Potential Health Benefits of Replacing Red Meat with Forage Fish
Dr. Shujuan Xia (NIES)
13:30-13:45 Updates on AIM Global Modeling and Relevant International Activities
Prof. Shinichiro Fujimori (Kyoto Univ.)
13:45-14:00 Historical Global Fire Smoke and its Impact on Human Health
Dr. Chaeyeon Park (AIST)
14:00-14:15 Status and Challenges of Local Climate Change Adaptation in Japan
Dr. Yoshifumi Masago (NIES)
14:15-14:30 Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on South Korea’s Electricity Demand
Dr. Hyun-Gyu Kim, Dr. Hui-Cheul Jung (KEI) and Prof. Dong-Kun Lee (SNU)
14:30-14:45 Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Information Platform (AP-PLAT): Bridging Science and Stakeholders
Dr. Yuji Masutomi (NIES)
14:45-15:00 Discussion


Session 5: GHG mitigations in Asia (2)
Chairperson: Ms. Tomoko Ishikawa (IGES)
15:20-15:35 Thailand’s Net-Zero Emissions 2050
Prof. Bundit Limmeechokchai (SIIT-TU)
15:35-15:50 The Acceleration of Decarbonization for Mitigation of the GHG Emissions in Indonesia
Prof. Rizaldi Boer (IPB), and Prof. Retno Gumilang Dewi (ITB)
15:50-16:05 GHG Mitigation of Vietnam
Dr. Tung Lam Nguyen (VNPI)
16:05-16:20 Climate Action Planning in Urban Development -the Case of Malaysian Cities
Prof. Chin Siong Ho (UTM)
16:20-16:40 Discussion


Session 6: AIM Activities; Past 20 Years and Next 20 Years
Chairperson: Dr. Toshihiko Masui (NIES)
17:00-17:05 Introduction of This Session
Dr. Toshihiko Masui (NIES)
17:05-17:10 Activities of Global Decarbonization and Sustainability Studies in AIM
Dr. Tatsuya Hanaoka (NIES) and Prof. Shinichiro Fujimori (Kyoto Univ.)
17:10-17:15 Activities of National Decarbonization Studies in AIM
Dr. Yuko Kanamori and Mr. Go Hibino (NIES)
17:15-17:20 Activities of Local Decarbonization Studies in AIM
Dr. Shuichi Ashina and Dr. Kei Gomi (NIES)
17:20-17:25 Activities of Impact and Adaptation Studies in AIM
Dr. Kiyoshi Takahashi and Dr. Yasuaki Hijioka (NIES)
17:25-17:30 Activities of Climate Change Adaptation Policy Support in Japan
Dr. Yasuaki Hijioka and Dr. Kiyoshi Takahashi (NIES)
17:30-17:35 India and IPCC
Prof. P. R. Shukla (Ahmedabad Univ.)
17:35-17:40 Activities in China
Prof. Xiulian Hu and Prof. Kejun Jiang (ERI)
17:40-17:45 AIM Activities in Korea; Past 20 Years and Next 20 Years
Prof. TaeYong Jung (Yonsei Univ.) and Prof. DongKun Lee (Seoul Nat. Univ.)
17:45-17:50 Activities in ASEAN countries
Prof. Chin Siong Ho (UTM), Prof. Rizaldi Boer (IPB), Prof. Retno Gumilang Dewi (ITB), Prof. Bundit Limmeechokchai (SIIT-TU) and Dr. Tung Lam Nguyen (VNPI)
17:50-17:55 Integrated Assessment of Climate Change in the United States 1979 to Present…And, Into the Future
Dr. Jae Edmonds (PNNL) and Dr. Ronald Sands (USDA)
17:55-18:00 Linkage with Governance Research
Dr. Kanako Morita (FFPRI)
Session 7: Closing
Chairpersons: Dr. Toshihiko Masui (NIES, Japan)
18:00-18:10 Poster Award Ceremony
Dr. Junya Takakura (NIES, Japan)
18:10-18:20 Closing Remarks
Dr. Mikiko Kainuma (IGES and NIES, Japan)

Poster session

Just Coal Transition to Net Zero: India
Kopal Agrawal (Ahmedabad University)
High-Resolution Air Temperature Maps Based on Deep Learning Models May Underestimate Temperatures at the Microscale
Ayano Aida (Univ. of Seoul)
Estimation of Greenhouse Gas Reduction Potential in Existing Buildings Using the CEA Model : Focus on Aging Apartment Complexes
Siwoo Baek (Univ. of Seoul)
Co-Benefits and Trade-Offs in Thailand's Net Zero Emissions 2050
Achiraya Chaichaloempreecha (NIES)
Assessment of Long-Term Mitigation Scenarios in China's Agriculture
Yizhi Deng (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ.)
Impact of Climate Change on Building Energy Use in Hot Humid Climate Regions
Yohan Choi (Univ. of Seoul)
Navigating towards 2035 Beautiful China: Assessing a Low-Carbon, Resilient, and Inclusive Energy Transition Pathway through Multi-Model Analysis
Ji Gao (Environmental Defense Fund)
Effect of Governance Constraints on Long-Term Scenarios of Global Decarbonization/b>
Diego Silva Herran (NIES)
Assessment of CO2 Emissions Reduction Potential in China’s Thermal Power Sector to 2060: Empirical Evidence from a Windows DEA Model
Lu Gao (Univ. of South China)
Assessment of the Impacts of Wood Substitution for Steel and Cement in Building Materials on Climate Change Mitigation
Yoshida Hiroki (Kyoto Univ.)
Zero-Carbon Steel Production Technology Pathway Analysis in China
Weiyi Jiang (Yonsei Univ.)
Changes in Wood Area and CO2 Absorption due to Urbanization in Tsukuba
Satoko Kawarasaki (NIES)
Climate Finance to Support the Carbon-Neutral Transition of China's Iron and Steel Industry
Xuejing Jiang (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ.)
AIM developed a 2050 net-zero scenario for Luang Prabang City
BounEua Khamphilavanh (MONRE)
Data-Driven Monitoring and Evaluation of Effects of Urban Cooling Technologies
Seon Hyuk Kim (Univ. of Seoul)
Analysis of Appropriate Index for Heat-Related Morbidity
Sanghyuck Kim (Seoul National Univ.)
Energy Reduction Effect by Thermal Insulation Promotions in Shiga Prefecture
Reina Kawase (Lake Biwa Environmental Research Institute)
Examining the Mobility Pattern of the Transient Population in Seoul in Response to Air Temperature Variation
Jae Hong Lee (Seoul National Univ.)
Influence of Climate Change and its Mitigation Measures on Global Poverty
Yumi Maruta (Kyoto Univ.)
Priority for Re-wild of Abandoned Land to Enhance Biodiversity in Agriculture Landscapes
Yongwon Mo (Yeungnam Univ.)
Analysis on Technologies and Costs for Achieving Decarbonization in Households in Japan
Takaharu Ota (Mizuho Research & Technologies, Ltd.)
An Assessment of the Role of Synthetic Fuels in Mitigating the Rapid End-Use Technology Transition in Net-Zero Emissions Scenarios
Shotaro Mori (Kyoto Univ.)
Comparative Analysis of Biomass-Based and Direct Air Capture-Based Technologies for Decarbonization
Osamu Nishiura (Kyoto Univ.)
Developing a Spatial Climate Adaptation Framework with a Citizen Participatory Approach
Somin Park (Univ. of Seoul)
Thailand's Net-Zero Emissions by 2050: Analysis of Economy-Wide Impacts
Salony Rajbhandari (NIES)
Cost Analysis for the Implementation of LUCF Mitigation toward NDC Target in Indonesia
Annuri Rossita (NIES)
Creating an Integrated Assessment Model to Optimize Paths for Lowering Greenhouse Gas Emissions for SSP1-5 Scenarios
Xuanming Su (NIES)
How Digital Transformation Promotes China's Energy Transition: An Empirical Study Based on a Quasi-Experiment
Yasi Tu (Institute of Energy Research, Jiangxi Academy of Science)
Research on Energy Demand Prediction and Economic and Social Impact of Carbon Emission Dual Control Based on CGE Model
Peng Wang (Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Zero-Carbon Ammonia Technology Pathway Analysis by IPAC-Technology Model in China
Pianpian Xiang (Beijing Univ. of Technology)
Study on the Distribution of Carbon Emission Reduction Potential of Urban Transformation Development under the "Dual Carbon" Goal--Taking Guangzhou as an Example
Yunsheng Xie (Institute of Energy Research, Jiangxi Academy of Sciences)
Assessing the Climate, Health, and Agricultural Impacts of Global NOx Emission Reductions
Koga Yamazaki (Kyoto Univ.)
Assessing the Distributional Impacts of Carbon Pricing in China’s Agricultural Sector
Qishi Zhang (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ.)
Health and Economic Impacts of High Temperature and Heatwaves in China
Mengdan Zhao (Beihang Univ.)

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