Union session at JpGU 2018 Meeting: Future Earth-Global Research Projects Integration for Global Environmental Research
Conveners: Reiichiro Ishii, Tetsuzo Yasunari, Makoto Taniguchi, Hein Mallee, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature
Venue: Room#103, Makuhari Messe International Conference Hall
The session, titled "Future Earth-GRPs integration for global environmental research," aims to facilitate and enhance the communication between the global Future Earth initiative and scientists in Japan and Asia engaging in sustainability research, especially in the Future Earth Global Research Projects. The session will provide arena for actors of all capacities to share the latest developments, exchange their visions and discuss plausible plans for regional initiatives to be better reflected in the Future Earth global agenda and governance. The session will be conducted in Japanese.
Speakers and presentations:
PM1 13:45 〜 15:15
PM2 15:30 〜 17:00
About JpGU Meeting
JpGU is an academic union that encompasses all the Earth and Planetary Sciences disciplines and related fields, organizing annual meetings since 2005. The JpGU Meetings offer a wide selection of scientific sessions, a broad range of keynote speeches, and various types of formal and informal networking opportunities. In 2017, the annual Meeting was jointly organized with the American Geophysical Union (AGU) and the JpGU-AGU Joint Meeting brought together 8450 participants from 48 countries, expanding into one of the largest Earth and Planetary Science meetings in Asia.
The Japan Geo-science Union meeting 2018 will run on 20-24 May, 2018, at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan and covers research areas of Space and Planetary Sciences, Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences, Human Geosciences, Solid Earth Sciences, and Biogeosciences.
Meeting website: http://www.jpgu.org/meeting_e2018/