Development of Evaluation Methodology for Community Resilience Based on a Workshop of the Local Residents

Hideaki Kurishima

Shibaura Institute of Technology

Date of Birth: Oct 22th, 1975Education: Apr 1998-Mar 2003    Doctoral Program in Geoscience (Human geography),        University of Tsukuba, Japan Academic Degree: Mar 2003       Ph.D. in Science (University of Tsukuba, Japan) Work Experiences: Oct 2003-Mar 2007              Researcher, Research Center for Life Cycle Assessment, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan Apr 2007-Present    Professor, College of Engineering, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JapanResearch Field: Urban sustainability and resilience, Environmental policy of municipality, Life Cycle Assessment of waste management


In recent years, resilience of local communities is becoming important policy issues. In Japan, due to the experience of the Great East Japan Earthquake, most of discussions are on the resilience against natural disasters.... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Hideaki Kurishima (Shibaura Institute of Technology)
  2. Takahiro Nakaguchi (Shibaura Institute of Technology)
  3. Jun Nakatani (The University of Tokyo)

Topic Areas

• Sustainability and resilience metrics , • Resilience and planning , • Public policy and governance


MS-1 » Sustainable and Resilient Communities 1 (10:00 - Monday, 26th June, Room D)

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