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The First International Workshop of Climatic Changes and
Their Effects on Agriculture in Asian Monsoon Region

Date: March 3-5, 2012
Venue: Asia Hotel
296 Phayathai Road, in front of Ratchathewi Skytrain Station, Bangkok 10400,
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Sat March 3, 2012
Opening Session Chair: Jun Matsumoto
9:30-9:40 Opening remarks: Masaru Mizoguchi (University of Tokyo, Japan)
9:40-9:50 Opening remarks: Sirintornthep Towprayoon (JGSEE/KMUTT, Thailand)

Session 1 Climatic changes in Asian monsoon region (1)
Chair: Tsuneo Kuwagata
9:50-10:10 Jun Matsumoto (JAMSTEC/TMU, Japan): Development of Agro-climatological Data-base in the Developing Countries in Asian Monsoon Region
10:10-10:30 Jianqing Xu (JAMSTEC, Japan), Tsuneo Kuwagata (NIAES, Japan), and
Jun Matsumoto (JAMSTEC/TMU, Japan):Heat and water balance estimation over Asia
10:30-11:00 Hiroshi Takahashi (TMU, Japan): Numerical study on a land-atmospheric interaction over the Asian monsoon regions - A plan in GRENE project –

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

Session 2 Climatic changes in Asian monsoon region (2)
Chair: Ngo Duc Thanh

11:30-11:50 Somchai Baimoung (Thailand Meteorological Department, Thailand) : Impact of climate change on evapotranspiration amount in Central part of Thailand under Scenario A2
11:50-12:10 Esperanza Cayanan (PAGASA, Philippines): Study on the variability of Southwest Monsoon rainfall and Tropical Cyclones for 2001-2010

12:10-12:20 Group photo
12:20-14:00 Lunch break

Session 3 Climatic changes in Asian monsoon region (3)
Chair: Somchai Baimoung

14:00-14:20 Ngo Duc Thanh (Hanoi University of Science, Vietnam): Potential contribution of the REMOCLIC group to the CAAM studies
14:20-14:40 Nguyen Van Thang (Vietnam Institute of Meteorology, Hydrology and Environment, Vietnam): Impact of climate change on agriculture in Vietnam"
14:40-15:00 Edvin Aldrian (BMKG, Indonesia): Vulnerability of paddy and maize to climate variability in Indonesia and vulnerability map of paddy to climate change in Bali

15:00-15:30 Coffee break

Session 4 Climatic change effect on agriculture in Asian monsoon region (1)
Chair: Kei Tanaka
15:30-16:00 Masaru Mizoguchi (University of Tokyo, Japan) : Field monitoring system of agricultural fields in Asian monsoon region
16:00-16:20 Anan Polthanee (Khon Kaen University, Thailand): Impact of changing rainfall patterns on cropping systems in Northeast Thailand
16:20-16:40 Somsak Sukchan (Land Decvelopment Department, Thailand) Impact of climate change on salt crust distribution in Lamkanchu basin

16:40-17:10 Discussions Chair: Jun Matsumoto
18:00-19:30 Welcome reception

Sun March 4, 2012
Session 5 Climatic changes in Asian monsoon region (4)
Chair: Masaru Mizoguchi

9:00- 9:20 Takehiko Satomura (Kyoto University, Japan): Areal rainfall estimation using radars and rain gauges in Indochina - A dream of "Radar-Raingauge Analyzed Precipitation" in Indochina
9:20- 9:50 Masashi Kiguchi (University of Tokyo, Japan): (TBD)

Session 6 Climatic change effect on agriculture in Asian monsoon region (2)
Chair: Chitnucha Buddhaboon
9:50-10:10 Budi I. Setiawan (Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia): Online monitoring system on SRI paddy fields in Indonesia
10:10-10:30 Virgillo Julius P. Manzano Jr. (Mariano Marcos State University, Philipplines): Weather-climate forecasting and assessment of crop-water-weather relationships using automated field monitoring system (FMS)
10:30-10:50 Wilfredo Dumale Jr. (Nueva Vizcaya State University, Philipplines) Impacts of climate change in highland and lowland agriculture in Northern Luzon, Philippines (research proposal under the GRENE project)

10:50-11:20 Coffee break

Session 7 Climatic change effect on agriculture in Asian monsoon region (3)
Chair: Budi I. Setiawan
11:20-11:50 Tsuneo Kuwagata, Shigeto Sudo, Kazunori Minamikawa, Takahiro Takimoto, and Eri Matsuura (NIAES, Japan): Development of the information platform to design adaptation and mitigation strategies of major crops against the predicted climatic changes in Asian monsoon region.
11:50-12:10 Chitnucha Buddhaboon(Prachin Buri Rice Research Center, Thailand): Effects of climate change (A2 Scenario) on rice production in Thailand
12:10-12:40 Kei Tanaka, Takuji Kiura, Hiroe Yoshida (NARO, Japan), Kiyoshi Honda (Chubu Univ., Japan) and Budi I. Setiawan (IPB, Indonesia): Investigation of major crop models in Thailand and Indonesia to develop evaluation system for effects of climate change on agriculture

12:40-14:00 Lunch break

14:00-14:30 General discussions Chair: Masaru Mizoguchi

Closing Session Chair: Masaru Mizoguchi
14:30-14:35 Closing remarks: Anan Polthanee (Khon Kaen University, Thailand)
14:35-14:40 Closing remarks: Jun Matsumoto (JAMSTEC/TMU, Japan)

16:00 Moving to Ratchaburi

Staying at Eden Garden Resort, Ratchaburi
62/3 Moo 4, Tambon Suan Phueng district, Suan Phueng Ratchaburi 70180 Thailand
Or Asia hotel
Mon March 5, 2012
Field trip: Visiting the JGSEE monitoring site in Rathaburi

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MEXT Japan




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Member's Institutes

The University of Tokyo

Tokyo Metropolitan University