Support Setting

Supporting Committee

Title Name Affiliation
Chairman Toshizo IDO Governor, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
Member Terutsugu YAMAHIRA Chief Crisis Management Officer
Member Haruo HAYASHI President, National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience
Member Hiroshi KATO Board Member, Japan International Cooperation Agency
Member Makoto IOKIBE President, Hyogo Earthquake Memorial, 21 Century Research Institute
Member Yoshiaki KAWATA Executive Director, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution
Member Ikuo KOBAYASHI Representative, International Network of Telling Live Lessons from Disasters (Chairman, Implementing Committee)

Implementing Committee

Title Name Affiliation
Chairman Mr. Ikuo KOBAYASHI Representative, International Network of Telling Live Lessons from Disasters
Member Dr. Isao HAYASHI Professor, Director, Cross-Field Research, National Museum of Ethnology
Member Dr. Norio MAKI Professor, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
Member Dr. Yuichi ONO Professor, International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University
Member Dr. Shingo NAGAMATSU Professor, Faculty of Societal Safety Sciences, Kansai University
Member Dr. Naoto TANAKA Associate Professor, Kumamoto Innovative Development Organization (KIDO), Kumamoto University
Member Mr. Kunihiko HIRAI Advisor, Public interest Incorporated Association、Chuetsu Organization for Safe and Secure Society
Member Mr. Hiroyoshi NISHI Honorable President, Inamura-no-Hi no Yakata
Member Mr. Masaru SAKATO Former Board Member, The Japan Foundation
Member Ms. Yasuko NISHINO Director, JICA Kansai Center, Japan International Cooperation Agency
Member Mr. Koji SUZUKI Executive Director, Asia Disaster Reduction Center
Member Mr. Yoshinari FUJIWARA Vice President, Hyogo Earthquake Memorial – 21 Century Research Institute
Member Mr. Masamichi YOSHITSUBAKI Secretary General, Citizens towards Overseas Disaster Emergency (CODE)
Member Ms. Etsuko NISHIUMI Editorial Director, Board Member, Kobe Shimbun
Member Mr. Tsunataro ITO Director of Kobe Station, Japan Broadcasting Corporation
Member Mr. Katsuhiko MORITA Director General Disaster Management & Planning Bureau, Hyogo Prefectural Government
Member Mr. Eiji BABA Director, Crisis Management Office
Member Mr. Yoshinobu FUKASAWA Research Fellow in charge of TeLL-Net, DRI
(Nish-Nippon Railroad Co. Ltd.)
Cooperating Member Dr. Nobue FUNAKI Associate Professor, Faculty of Contemporary Social Studies, Kobe Gakuin University
Cooperating Member Dr. Yuka MIZUMOTO Associate Professor, Faculty of Contemporary Social Studies, Kobe Gakuin University
Cooperating Member Dr. Mayumi SAKAMOTO Associate Professor, Graduate School of Disaster Resilience and Governance, University of Hyogo
Cooperating Member Dr. Elizabeth MALY International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University
Cooperating Member Dr. Shosuke SATO International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University
Cooperating Member Dr.Masahiro SAWADA Associate Professor, Graduate School of Disaster Resilience and Governance, University of Hyogo
Cooperating Member Mr. Yoshihiro WATANABE Team Leader for Policy Promotion, Retrofitting Promotion Division, Building Guidance Department, Housing and City Bureau, Kobe City
Secretariat Head Mr. Toru IKEDA Deputy Executive Disaster, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution (DRI)
Secretariat Mr. Makoto SAKAMOTO Deputy Executive Disaster, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution (DRI)
Secretariat Mr. Hiroshi TAJIHI Director, Department of Research, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution (DRI)
Secretariat Ryusuke IMAI Director, Project Department, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution (DRI)
Secretariat Dr. Anna MATSUKAWA Researcher, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution (DRI)
Secretariat Dr. Zi YANG Researcher, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution (DRI)
Secretariat Dr. Kohei TAKAHARA Researcher, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution (DRI)
Secretariat Ms. Yoshimi AMAKAWA President,Community/Communication/Co-operative Space
Secretariat Mr. Masahiko MURATA Professor, Faculty of Management, Kansai University of International Studies
Secretariat Mr. Yoshinobu FUKASAWA Research Fellow in charge of TeLL-Net, DRI
(Nish-Nippon Railroad Co. Ltd.)