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【HINDAS】 International Seminar of Geography “Promoting Economic Geography Studies on ‘Inclusive Growth’ in Contemporary India”

2016年12月23日 @ 10:30 AM - 2016年12月24日 @ 5:15 PM

The International Seminar of Geography between Hiroshima University and University of Delhi

‘Promoting Economic Geography Studies on “Inclusive Growth” in Contemporary India’


【Date】 Friday, 23 December – Saturday, 24 December, 2016

【Venue】 Large Conference Room, 1F, Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University (Higashi-Hiroshima Campus)

Access: http://en.hiroshima-u.jp/access

Location of Graduate School of Letters: http://en.hiroshima-u.jp/access/higashihiroshimacampus

(For the enlarged map around the venue, click “Bus Stop ‘Hirodai Chuoguchi Area” below the map)


【Language】 English




(Abstracts are available at the following page: http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/hindas/2016122324_s.html)


[Day1: Friday, 23rd Dec.]


10:30-10:55 Registration

10:55-11:00 Opening Addresses: Kazuo TOMOZAWA (Hiroshima University)


Young Geographer Session (11:00-12:30)

Chair: Nao ISHIKAWA (Hiroshima University)

11:00-11:30  Yoshimi UNE (Kanazawa University):

“Spatial Characteristics of Japanese-affiliated Firms in India”

11:30-12:00  Lin CHEN (Hiroshima University):

“Transformation of Employment Structure in a Less-developed Region of Eastern Coastal China”

12:00-12:30  Suraj MAL (University of Delhi):

“Rainfall Change and its Potential Economic Implications in Central Himalaya, Uttarakhand’ ”


*12:30-13:30 Lunch


Keynote Speeches (13:30-14:30)

Chair: TBA

13:30-14:00  Kenji YAMAMOTO (Kyushu University, President of Japan Association of Economic Geographers):

“Innovative Activities by Manufacturing Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in a Periphery within Japan”

14:00-14:30 R. B. SINGH (University of Delhi, Vice President-International Geographical Union (IGU) and Member, ICSU Scientific Committee, UHW):

“India: Resources, Environment and Inclusive Development”


*14:30-14:45 Break


Session 1: Trend of Geographical Studies in Japan and India (14:45-16:45)

Chair: TBA

14:45-15:15 Narayan Chandra JANA (University of Burdwan):

“Trends of Teaching and Research in Geography: Indian Scenario”

15:15-15:45 Masateru HINO (Chugokugakuen University):

“Directions of Transformation of Indian Economic Space since Economic Liberalisation of 1990s: Focusing on Locational Behaviours of Large Enterprises”

15:45-16:15 Subhash ANAND (University of Delhi):

“Trends and Development of Geography with Special Reference to Economic Geography in University of Delhi”

16:15-16:45 Hidenori OKAHASHI (Hiroshima University):

“Area Studies and Geography: Case of Hiroshima University’s Geographical Research on India”

16:45-17:15 Discussion


*18:00-20:00 Reception



[Day2: Saturday, 24th Dec.]


Session 2: Economic Geography Studies in India (10:00-12:00)

Chair: TBA

10:00-10:30 Takuya GOTO (Kochi University):

“Economic Geography of Broiler Industry in India: Focusing on the Case of Haryana State”

10:30-11:00 Mehtab SINGH (Maharshi Dayanand University):

“Emerging Pattern of Industrial Development in Haryana, India”

11:00-11:30 Kentaro KUWATSUKA (Ryukoku University):

“What was Organized Geography of ICT Service Industries in India? Technology, Human Body, or Time-Space Constraints”

11:30-12:00 Bindhy Wasini PANDEY* and Shubham PADHA (University of Delhi):

“Economic Appraisals of Dams: A Case Study of Bagalihar Dam in Jammu and Kashmir, India”

12:00-12:30 Discussion


*12:30-13:30 Lunch


Session 3: Potential for Economic Geography-based Approaches towards Inclusive Growth in India (13:30-15:30)

Chair: TBA

13:30-14:00 Kazuo TOMOZAWA (Hiroshima University):

“Inclusive Growth in India and How Economic Geography Tackles it”

14:00-14:30 Virendra NAGARALE (S.N.D.T.Women’s University):

“Women’s Enrolment in Education: A Study of Inclusive Growth in India”

14:30-15:00 Yoshimichi YUI (Hiroshima University):

“Development of India’s Megacities and its Suburban Spaces”

15:00-15:30 Pankaj KUMAR (University of Delhi):

“Inclusive Growth in Indian Rural Development”

15:30-16:00 Discussion


*16:00-16:15 Break


16:15-17:15 General Discussion




The Center for Contemporary India Studies at Hiroshima University

1-1-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima, JAPAN 739-8524

TEL & FAX: +81-(0)82-424-4529

Email: hindas@hiroshima-u.ac.jp

Website: http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/hindas/


2016年12月23日 @ 10:30 AM
2016年12月24日 @ 5:15 PM
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Large Conference Room, 1F, Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University