YNU International Symposium 2015 will be held on August 3rd

YNU International Symposium 2015

Water Environment Management

−Advanced wastewater treatment, WET and ecological risk assessment-

Co-organized by: International Strategy Organization, Yokohama National University, and
      "Toxicity Assessment and Toxicity Reduction for Effective Wastewater Management" Project
   under the JST-NFSC, Japan-China Research Cooperation

Supported by: Japan Science ant Technology Agency (JST), and
      Center for Risk Management and Safety Sciences, Yokohama Nationa University

Date: 13:00 - 17:30, August 3rd, 2015
Place: Jobun Hall, 6th floor, Yokohama Information and Culture Center
      11 Nihon-odori, Naka-ku, Yokohama, 231-1121 (TEL: 045-664-3737)
   Directly connected form Exit No. 3 of Nihon-odori Station, Minato-Mirai Line
   10 min walk from South Exit of Kannai Station, JR Line
   10 min walk from Exit No. 3 of Kannai Station, Yokohama Municipal Subway Line

Program (Japanese ↔ English Simultaneous Interpretation)

  • Opening remarks by Yuichi HASEBE (President, Yokohama National University)
  • Guest greeting by Kouji KOJIMA (Director, Dept. of International Affairs, Japan Science and Technology Agency)
  • [Invited speaker] Challenges of chemical management and waste water treatment with the aim of ecosystem conservation by Takashi KUSUI (Professor, Toyama Prefectural University)
  • Outline and results of the Japan-China joint research project by Shigeki MASUNAGA (Professor, Yokohama National University)
  • The introduction of wastewater treatment techniques and the toxicity removal by Xie QUAN (Professor, Dalian University of Technology)
  • Assessment and management of industrial effluent using Whole Effluent Toxicity (WET) by Norihisa TATARAZAKO (Senior Researcher, National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES))
  • Caffee break
  • Water environmental management of Danang City, Vietnam: Current issue and challenge on the context of climate change by Tran Van Quang (Associate Professor, University of Danang)
  • The application of WET for typical industrial wastewater in China by Ying ZHANG (Associate Professor, Dalian University of Technology)
  • The toxicity removal in industrial wastewater treatment plant in China-case study by Chunhong NA (Dalian University of Technology)
  • Dissemination of methodologies of chemical risk assessment and management to Asia:
    Introduction of AIST-MeRAM by Bin-Le LIN (Senior Researcher, National Institute for Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST))

Registration for attendance (free of charge):
     WEB site for registration: http://www.ynu.ac.jp/hus/kokusais/13950/detail.html

     E-mail for registration: jpn-chn-sy@ynu.ac.jp
     Fax number for registration: +081-45-339-4373
     Write the following in the mail or fax: "Registration for YNU International Symposium 2015"
     in title, and your name, affiliation and e-mail address (or fax number) in main text.

Inquiry: Masunaga Laboratory, Yokohama National University (Tel.: +081-45-339-4352)