Belmont Forum “TSUNAGARI” Project
3rd Workshop

Date & Hours: Friday, October 7, 2016, 9:00 - Saturday, October 8, 2016, 18:00
Venue: Lecture Hall & Seminar Rooms, RIHN( → Access)
Organized: Belmont Forum “TSUNAGARI” Project
CO-Organized: RIHN Area-capability Project
Contact:Prof. ISHIKAWA
Area-capability Project, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (RIHN)


    Day 1 (October 7th)
    Conference room of RIHN
  1. 9:00
  2. Workshop opens (Prof. KUBOTA)

  3. 9:00-9:30
  4. Self-introduction of members (if necessary?)

  5. 9:30-10:00
  6. Project overview and scope of this workshop (Prof. Nakaoka)

  7. 10:00-12:00
  8. Session 1: Toward synthesis: Presenting outline of the project paper with discussion on structures and contents

  9. 12:00-13:00
  10. Lunch (Lunch Box)

  11. 13:00-17:00
  12. Session 2: Reports on the progress of partial collaboration

    Examining scale-dependency in the effects of multiple human-induced drivers, and in the decision-making processes

    • Establishing methodologies to integrate fine-resolution spatial information of ecosystems to a broad-scale data (Dr. Nakaoka and Mr. Sudo)
    • Linking regional study with supply-chain study: Thailand fiesheries practice as case study (Dr. Ishikawa and Dr. Verones)
    • Effects of land use change on imbalance in ecosystem services:A case study of Laizhou Bay coastal zone (Dr. Li and Prof. Hou)
    • Identifying priority sites and gaps for the conservation ofmigratory waterbirds in the coastal wetlands of China (Dr. Yu)
    • Introducing the new research project on valuation of natural capital and ecosystem services in Japan, focusing on terrestrial-marine interactions (Dr. Nakaoka and Dr. Fujii)
  13. 18:00-
  14. Dinner (RIHN Dinning)

    Day 2 (October 8th)
  15. 9:00-12:00
  16. Session 3: Working groups for the synthesis paper and other publications

    (with intermittant)

  17. 12:00-13:00
  18. Lunch (Lunch Box)

  19. 13:00-17:00
  20. Session 4: Toward next steps:

    • Current status of the next biodiversity research call
    • New ideas, new topics, expanding our research sites and members?
  21. 18:00-
  22. Dinner (Eating out in Kyoto City)