Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Bi-coastal programs on Japan's tsunami

Wednesday, March 16
6:00 pm
Institute of East Asian Studies Conference Room
2223 Fulton Street, 6th Floor
University of California, Berkeley

Roundtable Discussion

Dana Buntrock, Architecture
Cathryn Carson, History, and Associate Dean of Social Sciences (Moderator)
Peter Hosemann, Nuclear Engineering
Shinya Nagasaki, Nuclear Professional School, University of Tokyo, 
and Visiting professor, Nuclear Engineering
Bozidar Stojadinovic, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Jasmina Vujic, Nuclear Engineering

Sponsored by
Institute of East Asian Studies, Center for Science, Technology, 
Medicine, and Society, Nuclear Engineering, Civil and Environmental 
Engineering, Architecture, Center for Japanese Studies
Institute of International Studies

Wednesday, March 16
MIT Bldg E15, 
Bartos Theatre (Atrium Level)
20 Ames Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts

MIT experts discuss Japan's nuclear past, present, and future from a political and engineering perspective. The presentation will include an eyewitness account of the crisis 
and the Japanese government's response.

Guest speakers

Richard Samuels, Ford International Professor of Political Science and Director of the MIT Center for International Studies
Ken Oye, Associate Professor at MIT and Director of the MIT-CIS Program on Political Economy and Technology Policy
Michael Golay, MIT Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering

Sponsored by 
MIT Center for International Studies, MIT-Japan Program, 
and Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering 

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