Global Carbon Project Tsukuba International Office

GCP Workshop at Toyota High-level Symposium on Sustainable Cities

January 15–16, 2015, Toyota, Japan

January 15

Urban design and metabolism

Co-chairs: Perry Yang and Ayyoob Sharifi

Overview of GCP activities and Objective of the workshop (PDF, 1.4 MB) Yoshiki Yamagata
and Ayyoob Sharifi
Neighbourhood development: Towards regenerative & net-positive outcomes Raymond Cole
Integrated infrastructure: Opportunities for major efficiency improvement in design of urban systems Ben Schwegler
Future of mobility (PDF, 4.0 MB) Nebojsa Nakicenovic
Design for urban metabolism: From 1950s–1970s Japanese metabolism to the post-oil city design theory (PDF, 7.0 MB) Perry Yang
Co-design through Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) (PDF, 5.0 MB) Cheryl Chi
Weight of Cities —Social Material Metabolism and Sustainability— (PDF, 11.3 MB) Hiroki Tanikawa
Land use scenarios: Trade-offs between benefits and risks (PDF, 3.5 MB) Yoshiki Yamagata and
Daisuke Murakami

January 16

Discussion sessions on the joint project proposal

Co-chairs: Nebojsa Nakicenovic and Yoshiki Yamagata

Human Settlements and Climate Change Mitigation: Key findings from the latest IPCC WG3 report (PDF, 1.4 MB)

Urban transport scenario of Yangon, Myanmar (PDF, 1.5 MB)

Shobhakar Dhakal

Ye Thu Win

Economic impact of inter-mega city high speed train (PDF, 3.2 MB) Atsushi Koike
Introduction to MaGNET & possible implications for URCM (PDF, 297 KB) Sabine Fuss
Community-based approach to climate change response and Disaster mitigation: Cases in Nagoya City (PDF, 18.1 MB) Akito Murayama
Principles and Criteria for Assessing Urban Energy Resilience (PDF, 855 KB) Ayyoob Sharifi