ICFM AD HOC COMMITTEE

Chair
Slobodan P. Simonovic
Ph.D., P.Eng.
Fellow, Royal Society of Canada (RSC)
Fellow, Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE)
Fellow, CSCE, ASCE and IWRA
Professor Emeritus, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Director of Engineering Studies, Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada.

Vice Chair
Karmakar Subhankar
Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India

Ali Chavoshian
Director of the UNESCO Regional Centre on Urban Water Management, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran

Andre Schardong
ALTEN Engineering and Technology Consulting, Porto, Portugal

Anil Mishra
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization | UNESCO • Sector Natural Sciences, Paris, France

Dan Sandink
Director of Research at Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR), Toronto, Canada

Giriraj Amarnath
Senior Researcher and Research Group Leader- Water Risks and Disasters, International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Sri Lanka

Jing Peng
Vice president, Professor, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, Beijing, China

Johannes Cullmann
Director - Water and Climate Department at World Meteorological Organization Geneva, Switzerland

Jos van Alphen
Senior advisor, Delta Commissioner, The Hague, The Netherlands

Marian Muste
Research Engineer, IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering.
Adjunct Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Department of Geography, the University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA

Nigel G. Wright
Pro Vice-Chancellor Research, professor of Water and Environmental Engineering, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK

Nirupama Agrawal
PhD, Professor, Disaster & Emergency Management, York University, Toronto, Canada

Paul Kovacs
Executive Director, Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction.
Adjunct Research Professor, Economics, The Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.
President & CEO, Property and Casualty Insurance Compensation Corporation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Toshio Koike
Director, International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management under the auspices of UNESCO (ICHARM), Public Works Research Institute (PWRI), Ibaraki-ken, Japan

Xiaotao Cheng
Professor of Hydraulic Engineering, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, Beijing, China

INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Valentin Aich Global Water Partnership (GWP)  Switzerland
Andrew Allan University of Dundee United Kingdom
Nigel W. Arnell University of Reading United Kingdom
Paul Bates University of Bristol United Kingdom
Lindsay Catherine Beevers University of Edinburgh United Kingdom
Ana Maria Cruz Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University Japan
Susan L. Cutter University of South Carolina United States of America
Yang Dawen Tsinghua University China
Maria Clara Fava Federal University of Viçosa (UFV/CRP) Brazil
Ko-ichi Fujita The River Fundation Japan
Masaharu Fujita Kyoto University Japan
Marcelo H. Garcia University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign United States of America
Srikantha Herath International Network for Advancing Transdisciplinary Education (INATE) Sri Lanka
Yukiko Hirabayashi Shibaura Institute of Technology Japan
Lu Hui Tsinghua University China
Mikio Ishiwatari Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Japan
Gretchen Kalonji Sichuan University-Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institute for Disaster Management and Reconstruction China
Akiyuki Kawasaki Center for Global Commons, Institute for Future Initiatives, University of Tokyo Japan
Heidi Kreibich German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) Germany
David N. Kuria Dedan Kimathi University of Technology Kenya
Xin Li Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Dalila Loudyi Hassan II University of Casablanca Morocco
Eiichi Nakakita Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University Japan
Futoshi Nakamura Hokkaido University Japan
Taikan Oki University of Tokyo Japan
Haliza Abdul Rahman Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Malaysia
Leon Rothkrantz Delft University of Technology Netherlands
Mayumi Sakamoto Graduate School of Disaster Resilience and Governance, University of Hyogo Japan
K. E. Seetharam Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI)

India
/Japan

Rajib Shaw  Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University Japan
Yasuyuki Shimizu Hokkaido University Japan
Mandira Shrestha Climate Services, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) Nepal
Swenja Surminski Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change Italy
Guillermo Q. Tabios III University of Philippines Diliman Philippines
Hiroshi Takebayashi Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University Japan
Kaoru Takara Kyoto University Japan
Keiko Tamura Niigata Univ.Headquarters for Risk Management Risk Management Office Japan
Yuichiro Usuda National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED) Japan
Eitaro Wada Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) Japan
Yoshihide Wada International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) Japan
Lei Wang Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Jun Xia Wuhan University China
Omogbemi Omoloju Yaya Regional Centre for Integrated River Basin Management,NATIONAL WATER RESOURCES INSTITUTE Nigeria
Kei Yoshimura Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute (AORI), University of Tokyo Japan

LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Toshio Koike         (Co-chair)

International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM),  Public Works Research Institute (PWRI) 

Tomoo Inoue         (Co-chair)

Water and Disaster Management Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT)

Kenzo Hiroki         (Co-chair)

High Level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP)
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
Reiko Amano East Japan Railway Company
Kouji Ikeuchi

Earth Observation Data Integration & Fusion Research Initiative (EDITORIA), The University of Tokyo

Haruo Hayashi National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED)
Fumiko Kasuga Japan Future Earth Secretariat, Future Earth Global Hub
Yoshitomi Kimura

National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management (NILIM), Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT)

Akihiko Kondo Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources (JSHWR)
Kazuya Kumagaya Japan Water Agency (JWA)
Naohiro Nishiguchi Japan Bosai Platform (JBP)
Riko Oki Earth Observation Research Center (EORC) , Space Technology Directorate I, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
Yasuhito Tachikawa

Committee on Hydroscience and Hydraulic Engineering, Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE)

Risa Tanaka The Graduate School of Project Design
Izuru Takayabu Meteorological Reseach Institute (MRI)
Taikan Oki Earth Observation Data Integration & Fusion Research Initiative (EDITORIA), The University of Tokyo
Kimio Takeya Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

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