NUS LRFI Conference on Risk

The Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk (LRFI) is pleased to announce its inaugural conference on risk on 27 July 2017. The conference will bring together global experts, policymakers, industry players and enthusiasts to share ideas and knowledge in risk research and communication.

Date: 27 July 2017 (Thu)
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Venue: University Hall Auditorium, Level 2, Lee Kong Chian Wing, 21 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119077

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Time

Activity
8:30 – 9:00
Registration
9:00 – 9:10
Welcome address

Prof. Phoon Kok Kwang
Interim Director, Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk, NUS

Prof. Richard Clegg

Foundation Chief Executive, Lloyd’s Register Foundation

9:10 – 9:45
Prof. Paul Slovic
Professor of Psychology, University of Oregon and President of Decision Research

9:45 – 10:20
Prof. Haruo Hayashi
President, National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience and Research Professor, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University


10:20 – 10:45
Tea
10:45 – 11:20
Prof. Elke Weber
Gerhard R. Andlinger Professor in Energy and the Environment and Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs, Princeton University

11:20 – 11:55
Prof. Xie Xiaofei
School of Psychological and Cognitive Sciences, Peking University

11:55 – 12:30
Prof. Eric Johnson
Norman Eig Chair of Business, and Director, Center for Decision Sciences, Columbia University

12:30 – 13:30
Lunch
13:30 – 14:30
Panel discussion
“How do we perceive risk’

Moderator:
Prof. Richard Clegg, Foundation Chief Executive, Lloyd’s Register Foundation

Panellists:

Prof. Anil Gaba
Professor of Decision Sciences, The Orpar Chaired Professor of Risk Management and Academic Director, Center for Decision Making and Risk Analysis, INSEAD

Prof. Haruo Hayashi
President, National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience and Research Professor, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University


Prof. Pan Tso-Chien
Executive Director, Institute of Catastrophe Risk Management
Professor, Nanyang Technological University


Mr Greg Unsworth
Digital Business & Risk Assurance Leader
PwC Singapore

14:30 – 15:00
Prof. Duan Jin-Chuan, NUS Risk Management Institute and Cycle & Carriage Professor of Finance, NUS Business School

15:00 – 15:20
Tea

15:20 – 15:55
Prof. Baruch Fischhoff
Howard Heinz University Professor, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Institute for Politics and Strategy, Carneige Mellon University

15:55 – 16:25
Prof. Heng Yee Kuang
Graduate School of Public Policy, The University of Tokyo

16:25 – 16:55

Dr Makiko Matsuo
Project Assistant Professor, Policy Alternatives Research Institute,The University of Tokyo

16:55 – 17:00
Closing remarks
Prof. Ho Teck Hua, Deputy President (Research and Technology), NUS

For enquiries, please contact Ms Yilian Wu at email: dprwyl@nus.edu.sg.

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