EVENTS & SEMINARS

Sustainability Research & Innovation Congress 2021

Stakeholder Collaboration for Sustainable Smart Cities: Maximizing the Potential of Data-Driven Innovation While Minimizing Risks to Communities

Prof. Masaru YARIME

Associate Professor, Division of Public Policy

  • Date : 14 JUN
  • Time : 17:00 - 18:00 (HKT)
  • Organizer : Sustainability Research & Innovation Congress 2021
DETAILS

PPOL Professor Masaru YARIME hosted a Session on Stakeholder Collaboration for Sustainable Smart Cities: Maximizing the Potential of Data-Driven Innovation While Minimizing Risks to Communities at the Sustainability Research & Innovation Congress 2021 on 14 June.

For further details, please visit the website https://attend.sri2021.org/meetings/virtual/MfE2za8xmfxbHYutQ

 

 

 

About the Speaker

Prof. Masaru YARIME
Associate Professor, Division of Public Policy

Masaru YARIME is Associate Professor at the Division of Public Policy in the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He also has appointments as Honorary Reader at the Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP) in University College London, Visiting Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Public Policy (GraSPP) in the University of Tokyo, and Visiting Scholar at the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Research Institute. He has been awarded Abe Fellowship 2014 by the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) of the United States.
His research interests center around science, technology, and innovation policy for energy, environment, and sustainability. For the past years he has been engaged in research and educational activities from interdisciplinary perspectives, with an intention to understand the complex interface between engineering and social sciences and the dynamic interactions between technology and institutions in creating sustainability innovation. He is particularly interested in exploring the structure, functions, and evolution of innovation systems involving stakeholders in various sectors, with a focus on smart cities. He has many experiences of cooperation and collaboration with academia, industry, government, and civil society in Asia, Europe, and North America.