Safecast: The Power of Citizen Science
On Monday, May 1, 6:30pm, we are organizing Safecast: The Power of Citizen Science, which features a discussion with Pieter Franken, one of the co-founders of Safecast, a Tokyo-based open data platform to track, monitor and share data on radiation levels in Fukushima and throughout Japan. Safecast is also in the process of expanding data collection to include pollution levels.
Monday, May 1, 6:30 PM @Japan Society
Salon Bow-Wow: Architects in Post-Disaster Reconstruction
On Friday, May 5, 6:30pm, Momoyo Kaijima and Yoshiharu Tsukamoto, co-founders of Atelier Bow-Wow, an architectural firm in Tokyo, will speak on their work in Tohoku in a program titled Salon Bow-Wow: Architects in Post-Disaster Reconstruction. They are also founding members of ArchiAid, an organization started by Japanese architects to aid in the reconstruction of Tohoku.
Friday, May 5, 6:30 PM @Japan Society