A Universal Challenge: Climate Change

12th Japanese-German Symposium

jointly organized by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.

Date: May 11–12, 2007
Venue: Welcome Hotel Residenzschloss, Untere Sandstr. 32, 96049 Bamberg, Germany

Press Release of May 7, 2007 (in German)

Event report in NvC 02/2007 (in German)


Friday May 11, 2007

13.30   Welcoming Remarks
Moderation: Prof. Dr. Heinrich Menkhaus (Chairman, Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.)

Convener: Dr. Arnulf Jäger-Waldau (JRC Ispra)

14.00   Prof. Dr. Satoru Ikeuchi (Graduate University for Advanced Studies):
The Environmental Problem as a Science of Complex Structure
Abstract Ikeuchi (36 KB)

14.30   Discussion

14.45   Prof. Dr. Harry Lehmann (Federal Environment Agency, Dessau):
Options and Chances of Renewable Energies

15.15   Discussion

15.30   Coffee break

16.00   Prof.Dr. Harukazu Iguchi (National Institute for Fusion Science) (in German):
Energy Strategy for Future on the Finite Globe
Abstract Iguchi (52 KB)

16.30   Discussion

16.45   Conclusion of the day with questions to all speakers

Saturday May 12, 2007

08.30   Information on Japan-Programs, Presentation by AvH and JSPS Bonn Office

Convener: Prof.Dr. György Széll (University of Osnabrück)

09.15   Dr. Andreas Behrendt (University of Hohenheim) (in German):
Convective Precipitation: A Challenge for Atmospheric Modelling Tackled with the International Research Campaign COPS

09.45   Prof.Dr. Takuji Nakamura (Kyoto University):
Impact of Atmospheric Radar and Lidar Observations on Global Climate Change Studies
Abstract Nakamura (32 KB)

10.15   Discussion

10.45   Coffee break

11.15   Prof. Dr. Udo E. Simonis (Social Science Research Center Berlin) (in German):
Kyoto II and Houston Protocol - on the Future of Climate Policy
Abstract Simonis (36 KB)

11.45   Discussion

12.00   Conclusion of the day with questions to all speakers

12.15   Lunch

13.30–15.30   sight-seeing tour 1, walking downtown Bamberg
English and German guided groups

13.30–15.00   Annual Assembly
Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.

15.00–17.00   sight-seeing tour 2, walking downtown Bamberg
only German guided groups, for participants of annual assembly

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