Keynote Lecture / Symposium

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Outline

A keynote lecture and symposium were held during the C40 Tokyo Conference on Climate Change for participants to share a common sense of crisis on the increasing threat of global warming. Speakers will be environmental experts from Japan and abroad.
Date: October 22, 2008 (Wednesday)
Venue: Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space, Main Hall
(1-8-1 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku)

Keynote Lecture

What climate change means for cities in the future

Speaker

Martin Parry

Martin Parry
Former Chairman, Working Group II
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
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Symposium

Title「The growing threat of climate change and adaptation measures for a low carbon city (tentative)」

Moderator

Takejiro Sueyoshi Takejiro Sueyoshi
Special Advisor to the UNEP Finance Initiative
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Panelists

Martin Parry Martin Parry
Former Chairman, Working Group II
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Dwijendra Lal Mallick Dwijendra Lal Mallick
Bangladesh Centre for Advanced
Studies (BCAS)
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Cynthia Rosenzweig Cynthia Rosenzweig
NASA Goddard Institute for Space
Studies
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Ryoichi Yamamoto Ryoichi Yamamoto
Professor, University of Tokyo
Institute of Industrial Science
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