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We are pleased to announce that we will hold the following events in Hiroshima for Spring 2015. All of our events include a welcome dinner, lunch voucher and a free trip to Miyajima ‘The Shrine Island’ which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a must-see for visitors to Hiroshima! Event dates, details and links are provided below:

The Second Asian Conference on Education for Sustainability (ACES 2015) will be held at the KKR Hiroshima Hotel from March 22-24, 2015. With the theme of Educating for the Future, the conference will promote a critical understanding of the innovative and organic approaches from education toward sustainability.

The Second Asian Conference on the Millennium Development Goals (Asia MDGs 2015) will be held at the KKR Hiroshima Hotel from March 22-24, 2015. Join us for presentations focused on the outcomes of the MDGs and prepare for the post-2015 MDG Agenda. This event is held jointly with the Second Asian Conference on Education for Sustainability.

The Second Conference on Public Health and Food Safety in Asia (COPHA 2015) will be held at the Hiroshima Mitsui Garden Hotel in from March 29-31, 2015. COPHA 2015 is an excellent opportunity for health managers, physicians, nurses, healthcare administrators, researchers, academics, medical students, humanitarian aid workers, policy makers, non-profit professionals and related healthcare specialists to share their experiences.

The Second Asian Symposium on Water Sanitation Hygiene (Asia WASH 2015) will be held at the Hiroshima Mitsui Garden Hotel in from March 29-31, 2015. The three-day symposium will provide an interdisciplinary platform for academics, researchers, policy makers, students and professionals.  With the theme Unity in Community, it is hoped that today’s water crisis can be met with viable global solutions. Asia WASH will be held jointly alongside the Second Conference on Public and Food Safety in Asia.

The Third Conference on Human Development in Asia (COHDA 2015) will be held at the Hiroshima Mitsui Garden Hotel in from April 26 to April 28, 2015. The conference theme of Change, Continuity and Diversity: Perspectives on Sustainability for Asia seeks to explore such issues and their links to the notion of sustainability through the combined and holistic lenses of an interdisciplinary approach.

The Second Conference on Sustainable Tourism and Hospitality in Asia (COSTA 2015) will be held at the Hiroshima Mitsui Garden Hotel in from April 26 to April 28, 2015. With the theme of A World of Opportunities, the conference will examine and promote a critical understanding of sustainable tourism and hospitality. COSTA 2015 will be held jointly with the Third Conference on Human Development in Asia.

The Inaugural Asian Conference on Management and Sustainability in Asia (COMSA 2015) will be held at the Hiroshima Mitsui Garden Hotel in from April 29 to May 1, 2015. With the theme of Breaking Barriers, the conference will promote a critical understanding of the innovative and organic approaches of management towards sustainability.

The Inaugural Asian Conference on Disaster Response and Management in Asia (DREAM 2015) is an international, peer-reviewed conference. We welcome academics and practitioners to join us from April 29 to May 1, 2015 in Japan’s ‘City of Peace’ for this timely and important discussion of disaster response and management. DREAM 2015 will be held jointly with the Asian Conference on Management and Sustainability.

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