2017 International Symposium on Sustainability Science
Program at a Glance


Main Theme:
Interlocked Challenges and Opportunities in Energy Transformation and Air Pollution Reduction

Date Sunday, October 22, 2017
Time/Venue 3F, International Conference Hall,  
Building of Humanity and Social Sciences, Academia Sinica
09:10-09:20 Opening Remarks Dr. James C. Liao, President of Academia Sinica
09:20-09:30 Welcome Remarks Government Official
09:30-10:10 Energy Transformation
chaired by Dr. James C. Liao,
President of Academia Sinica
Dr. Arun Majumdar
10:10-10:50 Dr. Hiroshi Komiyama
10:50-11:20 Break
11:20-12:10 Panel Discussion
chaired by Dr. Gordon McBean,
Professor Emeritus,
Departments of Geography and
Physics and Astronomy,
Western University, 
London, Canada
Dr. Arun Majumdar
Dr. Hiroshi Komiyama
Dr. Li-Fu Lin
Mr. Wei-Fuu Yang
12:10-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:00 Performance: Puzangalan Children's Choir
14:00-14:40 Air Pollution & Health
chaired by Dr. Alberto Martinelli
Professor Emeritus,
Political Science and Sociology
University of Milan, Italy
Dr. Veerabhadran Ramanathan
14:40-15:20 Dr. John D. Spengler
15:20-15:50 Break
15:50-16:50 Panel Discussion
chaired by Dr. Yuan Tseh Lee,
President Emeritus,
Academia Sinica
Dr. Veerabhadran Ramanathan
Dr. John D. Spengler
Dr. Mark Stafford Smith
Dr. Hiroshi Tanimoto
Dr. Shaw-Chen Liu
Dr. Ying-Yuan Lee
16:50-17:00 Closing Remarks Government Official
19:00-21:00 Banquet at Taipei Guest House (by Invitation)

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