Deutsches Institut für Japanstudien
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Tokyo 102-0094, Japan
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German Institute for Japanese Studies
Japan Risk Management Society
Supported by Social Risk Management Society, Kansai University Faculty of Safety Science
100 Years of “Risikopolitik” and Risk Paradoxa. Joint Conference of the Japan Risk Management Society (日本リスクマネジメント学会JARMS) and the German Institute for Japanese Studies Tokyo (DIJ), Tokyo, Japan
September 17 - September 18, 2015
The conference brought together academics and practitioners in the field of risk management and risk communication. The first day allowed younger scholars to present their ongoing research in the field. It has been concluded by the keynote speach of Mr. Sugawara who talked about risk management at Nissan Motors. The morning session of the second day looked at the development of risk management taking the centennial anniversary of Friedrich Leitner’s book as a starting point. The afternoon session considered paradoxa in the way individuals confront and cope with risk. The key note speech was delivered by Prof. Ortwin Renn from University of Stuttgart, author of the German book Das Risikoparadox.
Day 1 September 17th (Thursday)
1:30 P.M. - 3:40 P.M.
Hiroyuki Ishi (Shizuoka University)
Mitsuru Ishibashi (Asia University)
Koichi Tsushima (Kaetsu University)
Itaru Ishi (Ishi Brothers Co.)
3:50 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Tadashi Sugawara (Nissan Motors)
4:30 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
General Meeting of Japan Risk Management Society
5:00 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.
Board Meeting of Japan Risk Management Society
Day 2 September 18th (Friday)
- 100years of “Risikopolitik” -
10:00 A.M. - 10:40 A.M.
10:40 A.M. - 11:10 A.M.
11:10 A.M. - 11:40 A.M.
Melchor Pay―Oc (TÜV Süd Japan Ltd.)
11:40 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
- Risk Paradox -
1:30 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.
Kazuo Ueda (Senshu University)
Yumiko Nara (The Open University of Japan)
2:30 P.M. - 3:50 P.M.
Ortwin Renn (Stuttgart University)
4:00 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.
Ortwin Renn, Kazuo Ueda, Yumiko Nara, Franz Waldenberger