About TEDxEarthquake9.0

A comprehensive journey from Japan's resilience and success history overcoming past disaster to the challenges the nation faces today, passing by the actual response and relief efforts in the field. Join us and be part of the future of Japan and the world's response.

For 5 inspiring hours of short talks, 26 speakers from all of Japan, USA, Indonesia, the Dominican Republic and Singapore shared their experiences overcoming disaster, the extension of the disaster, their successful disruptive initiatives for disaster relief and response and the recovery, rebuilding and shaping the future of Japan at the tune of the opening and closing melodies of the Japanese flute performer Chiku Rei.

TEDxEarthquake9.0 is curated by Carlos Miranda Levy, with the support of Yuka Tanaka, Jana Charles, Eden Quayle, under the mentoring and supervision of Prof. Masa Okada with the sponsorship of the Grameen Creative Lab at Kyushu University.

  • Time: Sunday April 10, 2011 - 1pm 6pm.
  • Venue: Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

15 Apr

NipponComeBackTohoku, East Kanto Earthquake, Tsunami Nuclear Reactor damage report (March 31, 2011)

Published by Curator

Report shared by Mr. Toru Takimoto, General Director of Kyushu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI).

15 Apr

Tsunami and Earthquake Report and analysis (March 25 2011)

Published by Curator

Report shared by Mr. Toru Takimoto, General Director of Kyushu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI).

13 Apr

Third NipponComeBack Report from the Field (April 8, 2011)

Published by Curator

Report shared by Mr. Toru Takimoto, General Director of Kyushu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI).

Volunteers

The success of our event would not have been possible without the valuable help and great effort of our enthusiastic and committed volunteers:

  • ナスブピコワ・ナルギーガ(キルギス)
  • 伊藤可奈
  • トリヴィッタヤシル ウィパウィ(タイ)
  • 上杉 和大
  • 福井英昭
  • 早川方樹
  • 古庄和樹
  • 伊藤慎一郎
  • 大久保丞
  • 岡本 拝
  • 梅野カン
  • 中村 エリ

Masaharu Okada

Executive Director
Social Business and the Recovery of Japan

11 Apr

Closing song of TEDxEarthquake9.0

Published by Carlos Miranda Levy

Senior Japanese flute artist Chiku Rei plays Furusato - My Hometown and the audience sings with the melody at the closing moment of TEDxEarthquake9.0.

5 hours, 26 speakers and presentations from Tohoku, Fukuoka and Tokyo, in Japan; California, USA; Jakarta, Indonesia, Dominican Republic and Singapore... opening and closing with master Japanese flute performer Chiku Rei.

Marc Dangeard

Entrepreneur and Network Weaver, with extensive management and business development experience, including experience in starting, growing, managing, buying and selling businesses in various fields and coordinating multi-national teams working across multiple time lines.

Founder
Entrepreneurs Commons Mutual Guarantee Fund

Oyama Shienmura

Shelter in Kamogawa for Fukushima survivors

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