Organizing Committee

Chairperson


Prof. Hemanta Hazarika
Kyushu University, Fukuoka
Japan

Honorary Chairperson


Prof. Kazuya Yasuhara
Professor Emeritus, Ibaraki University
Japan

Co-chairpersons

Prof. Anand Puppala
Texas A&M University
USA

Prof. Gopal Santana Phani Madabhushi
University of Cambridge
UK

Mr. Hiroshi Yamada
NITTOC Construction Co., Ltd.
Japan

Mr. Kunihiko Tanaka
Japan Foundation Engineering Co., Ltd.
Japan

Prof. Mitsu Okamura
Ehime University
Japan

Prof. Noriyuki Yasufuku
Kyushu University
Japan

Secretary general


Dr. Yoshifumi Kochi
K's Lab Inc.
Japan

Co-secretary general


Dr. Naoto Watanabe
KFC Ltd.
Japan

Steering Committee

Chairperson


Prof. Yasuhide Fukumoto
Kyushu University
Japan

Co-chairpersons

Prof. Haruichi Kanaya
Kyushu University
Japan

Prof. Naoaki Suemasa
Tokyo City University
Japan

Secretary general


Dr. Masanori Murai
Shimizu Corporation
Japan

Co-secretary general


Mr. Tsuyoshi Tanaka
Tokyo City University
Japan

Members

Prof. Daisuke Suetsugu
Miyazaki University
Japan

Prof. Kazunari Sako
Kagoshima University
Japan

Dr. Kentaro Yamamoto
Oita University
Japan

Mr. Osamu Otsuka
KFC Ltd.
Japan

Mr. Shinichiro Ishibashi
Nihon Chiken Co., Ltd.
Japan

Dr. Tadaomi Setoguchi
Association of Disaster Experts in Kyushu Region
Japan

Mr. Taisuke Sasaki
Nihon Chiken Co., Ltd.
Japan

Prof. Takenori Hino
Saga University
Japan

Ms. Tomomi Nishi
Fukuoka University
Japan

Prof. Yuichi Sugai
Kyushu University
Japan

Technical Committee

Chairperson


Prof. Stuart Kenneth Haigh
University of Cambridge
UK

Co-chairpersons

Dr. Eiji Kohama
Port and Airport Research Institute
Japan

Prof. Shinya Inazumi
Shibaura Institute of Technology
Japan

Prof. Toshiro Hata
Hiroshima University
Japan

Prof. Yuichi Sugai
Kyushu University
Japan

Secretary general


Dr. Babloo Chaudhary
National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal
India

Co-secretary generals

Dr. Araki Kohei
National Institute of Technology, Tokuyama College
Japan

Dr. Divyesh Mohanbhai Rohit
Kyushu University
Japan

Dr. Sugeng Wahyudi
NITTOC Construction Co., Ltd.
Japan

Dr. Yi He
Southwest Jiaotong University
China

Members

Dr. Keisuke Ishikawa
Tokyo Denki University
Japan

Mr. Kenichi Sakai
Fukuoka Prefectural Government
Japan

Dr. Kentaro Yamamoto
Oita University
Japan

Dr. Kyohei Ueda
Kyoto University
Japan

Dr. Masaaki Katagiri
Nikken Sekkei Ltd.
Japan

Mr. Tomokazu Ozawa
moAI
Japan

Mr. Tsutomu Tsuchiya
Chemical Grouting Co., Ltd.
Japan

Dr. Zentaro Furukawa
Kyushu University
Japan

Logistic Committee

Chairperson


Dr. Yoshifumi Kochi
K's Lab Inc.
Japan

Co‐chairperson


Mr. Daisuke Matsumoto
Japan Foundation Engineering Co., Ltd.
Japan

Secretary general


Mr. Shinichiro Ishibashi
Nihon Chiken Co., Ltd.
Japan

Members

Mr. Osamu Otsuka
KFC Ltd.
Japan

Mr. Taisuke Sasaki
Nihon Chiken Co., Ltd.
Japan

Special Committee on SDGs

Chairperson


Dr. Atsunori Numata
Tobishima Corporation
Japan

Co-chairpersons

Prof. Chandan Ghosh
National Institute of Disaster Management
India

Dr. Naoki Sakai
National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience
Japan

Prof. Taizo Kobayashi
Ritsumeikan University
Japan

Dr. Wei Feng Lee
Ground Master Construction Co., Ltd.
Taiwan

Secretary general


Dr. Ik Joon Kang
Kyushu University
Japan

Co-secretary general


Dr. Tran Thi Thanh Thuy
Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam

Members

Ms. Alena Raymond
University of California Davis
USA

Ms. Ester Calavia Garsaball
Willis Towers Watson
UK

Dr. Mai Sawada
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Japan

Dr. Mamiko Maeno
Kyuden Sangyo Co., Ltd.
Japan

Dr. Nguyen Thi Hoai Linh
Kyushu University
Japan

Special Committee on Diversity

Chairperson


Prof. Fauziah Ahmad
Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang
Malaysia

Co-Chairpersons

Dr. Atsuko Sato
Civil Engineering Research Institute for Cold Region
Japan

Ms. Kyoko Ohta
Member of Prefectural Assembly, Fukuoka Prefecture
Japan

Dr. Naoko Kitada
Geo-Research Institute
Japan

Dr. Satoquo Seino
Kyushu University
Japan

Secretary general


Dr. Ryoko Senda
Kyushu University
Japan

Co‐secretary general


Dr. Tomohiro Ishizawa
National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience, Japan

Members

Dr. Amizatulhani Abdullah
Universiti Malaysia Pahang
Malaysia

Dr. Naoko Kumano
Ehime University
Japan

Dr. Tadaomi Setoguchi
Association of Disaster Experts in Kyushu Region
Japan

Ms. Tomomi Nishi
Fukuoka University
Japan

Sponsorship Committee

Chairperson


Dr. Yasuo Shirai
Kiso-Jiban Consultants Co., Ltd.
Japan

Co-Chairpersons

Dr. Chakravarthy R. Parthasarathy
Sarathy Geotech & Engineering Services Pvt. Ltd.
India

Mr. Hideaki Moriya
NITTOC Construction Co., Ltd.
Japan

Dr. Lin Wang
Chuo Kaihatsu Corporation
Japan

Dr. Nozomu Kotake
JAFEC USA
USA

Dr. Yusaku Isobe
IMAGEi Consultant Corporation, Tokyo
Japan

Secretary general


Dr. Masanori Murai
Shimizu Corporation
Japan

Co‐secretary general


Dr. Akira Ishikawa
Shimizu Corporation
Japan

Member


Mr. Hideki Tanigawa
Japan Foundation Engineering Co., Ltd.
Japan

Public Relations Committee

Chairperson


Prof. Netra Prakash Bhandary
Ehime University
Japan

Co-Chairpersons

Dr. Kenta Mizuno
Wakachiku Construction Co., Ltd.
Japan

Dr. Kiyoharu Hirota
Kokusai Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Japan

Secretary general


Mr. Tsuyoshi Tanaka
Tokyo City University
Japan

Co-secretary generals

Dr. Guojun Liu
Changshu Institute of Technology
China

Dr. Kentaro Kuribayashi
Eight‐Japan Engineering Consultants Inc.
Japan

Dr. Suman Manandhar
Tribhuvan University
Nepal

Members

Ms. Nanase Ogawa
GIKEN Ltd.
Japan

Mr. Yoshikazu Ochi
Kawasaki Geological Engineering Co., Ltd.
Japan

Youth Endeavour Committee

Chairperson


Dr. Kentaro Yamamoto
Oita University
Japan

Co-chairpersons

Prof. Kazunari Sako
Kagoshima University
Japan

Dr. Keita Lee
Nippon Koei Co., Ltd.
Japan

Dr. Norimasa Yoshimoto
Yamaguchi University
Japan

Secretary general


Dr. Taichi Hyodo
Toyama Prefectural University
Japan

Co-secretary generals

Dr. Shintaro Miyamoto
National Defense Academy
Japan

Dr. Zentaro Furukawa
Kyushu University
Japan

Members

Mr. Katsuya Ogo
Nippon Koei Co., Ltd.
Japan

Mr. Kengo Nishimura
Chugoku Electric Power Co., Ltd.
Japan

Mr. Yuta Ichikawa
Shimizu Corporation, Tokyo
Japan