Tantiwechwuttikul, Ranaporn, Kohzo Ito, and , "The Innovation System of Photovoltaics in Thailand: Investment Models and Policy Interventions," Session on Governance of Energy Transformations: Key to Sustainable Electric Systems, International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) 2017, Columbia University, New York, United States, September 18-19 (2017).
October 11, 2017: The Atlanta Conference on Science and Innovation Policy was held on October 9-11 at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, United States.
As a member of the Program Committee, I took part in reviewing papers and chairing Session on Participatory Technology Assessment, in addition to making a presentation on emerging innovation systems of smart cities in Japan and the United States.
Associate Professor, School of Energy and Environment (SEE), City University of Hong Kong Honorary Reader, Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEa PP), University College London Visiting Associate Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy (Gra SPP), University of Tokyo Visiting Scholar, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Research Institute November 6, 2017: The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is to establish an online catalogue of policy support tools and methodologies.
An expert group has been established to support the Multidisciplinary Expert Panel and Bureau in developing the catalogue and further guidance regarding policy support tools and methodologies.
Among the issues we discussed in the workshop are co-evolution of technological and social and behavioural dimensions of smart cities, integration of efficiency improvement through data-intensive ICTs and legitimacy through participation and transparency, and a balance between top-down and bottom-up approaches to decision making and consensus building.
, "Innovation Systems of Smart Cities: Knowledge, Actors, and Institutions," Workshop on Exploring Sustainable Smart Cities: Opportunities and Challenges in Interdisciplinary Approaches, School of Energy and Environment, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, August 21-22 (2017).
We will discuss opportunities and challenges in mobility and energy systems for moving towards sustainable smart cities.
September 14, 2017: HKUST Leadership and Public Policy Program "Innovation in Governance: Smart and Sustainable Cities" will be held on October 18-20, 2017 at the Institute of Public Policy in the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST).
Gerhard Schmitt, Director of the Singapore-ETH Center in Singapore and Professor for Information Architecture at ETH Zurich Prof.
Yee Leung, Professor, Director Institute of Future Cities, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Sharon Liu, Chief Town Planning Manager, MTR Corporation Limited Eric Yeung, President and Convener, Smart City Consortium, Hong Kong Anna Schindler, Director, Office for Urban Development, City of Zurich Michael Law, Chief Engineer, Transport Department, HKSAR Moderator: Hazem Galal, Global Leader, Cities & Local Government Sector, Price Waterhouse Coopers Networking October 20, 2017: HKUST Leadership and Public Policy Program "Innovation in Governance: Smart and Sustainable Cities" was held on October 18-20 at the Institute of Public Policy in the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST).
Kay Axhausen, Professor, Institute for Transport Planning and Systems, ETH Zurich Prof. Ulf Blanke, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Antavi Coffee Break - Networking Energy Systems in Smart Cities of the Future Keynote Speech: , Associate Professor, School of Energy and Environment, City University of Hong Kong Dr.