IIASA, as project partner, will hold the 3rd international workshop of the Northeast Asia-regional joint technology development project AQNEA with aims to development a collaborative, integrated management framework to improve future air quality in Northeast Asia  

The 3rd year International Workshop of t5he AQNEA project, titled "2022 International Workshop on Integrated Air Quality Management Strategy in Northeast Asia aims to prepare for the completion of the Stage 1 AQNEA project. Participants from IIASA, Konkuk University, Sookmyung University, Tsinghua University, George Mason University, Beihang University, NIES (National Institute for Environmental Studies), and Kyoto University will be attending and sharing the progress and outcome of each research topic. The workshop takes place both in person and online and it is hosts by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) in cooperation with the Konkuk University (Seoul, Republic of Korea).

Agenda: 2022 International Workshop on Integrated Air Quality Management Strategy in Northeast Asia

21 Nov 2022        Workshop Day

Session 1: Opening Session (09:00-10:25)
9:00 – 9:10          Registration
9:10 - 9:20           Welcome Remark
Gwi-Nam Bae (Center for FRIEND PROJECT, Korea)
9:20 - 09:40         Overall Introduction and Progress
Jung-Hun Woo (Konkuk U, Korea)
09:40 - 10:00      Progress updates of AQNEA (IIASA)
Zbigniew Klimont (IIASA, Austria)
10:00 - 10:10      Discussion + Announcement
Jung-Hun Woo (Konkuk U, Korea)
10:10 – 10:25     Group Photo and Break Time

Session 2: Energy modeling and scenarios (10:25 – 12:20)
10:25 - 10:50      Energy modeling and future pathway for Japan
Shinichiro Fujimori (Kyoto U, Japan)
10:50 - 11:15      Energy modeling and future pathway for Korea
Seung Jick Yoo (SookmyungU, Korea)
11:15 - 11:40      Energy modeling and future pathway for China
Fei Guo (IIASA, Austria)
11:40 - 12:05      Energy pathway and  control policy for China
Shaohui Zhang (Beihang U, China)
12:05 - 12:15      Discussion + Q&A
12:10 - 13:30      Lunch

Session 3: Database System and Web Service (13:30 – 14:50)
13:30 - 13;50      Linkage between the output of  Energy data and GAINS
Peter Rafaj (IIASA)
13:50 - 14:10      Data implement and export for AQNEA
Binh Nguyen (IIASA)
14:10 - 14:30      Scenario Explorer & database infrastructure
Philip Hackstock (IIASA)
14:30 - 14:50      Discussion + Q&A
 

Session 4: Development of Strategy and Analysis (15:00 – 17:00)
15:00 – 15:20      Assumptions for agricultural projections 
Katrin Kaltenegger  (IIASA)
15:20 - 15:40     Assumptions for waste management projections
Adriana Gomez Sanabria (IIASA)
15:40 - 16:00    Information about health impact analysis
Gregor Kiesewetter (IIASA)
16:00 - 16:20     Emission and Scenario for E.Asia and Updates on speciated NMVOCs for the GAINS
Younha Kim (IIASA, Austria)
16:20 - 16:40      Discussion + Q&A
16:40 - 17:00      Closing

22 Nov 2022        Workshop Day 2

Session 1: Opening + Recap (09:00 – 09:15)
9:00 - 9:15           Recap of Day 1 (reminder of the timing of activities in Stage 1)
Jung-Hun Woo (Konkuk U, Korea), Zbigniew Klimont (IIASA, Austria)

Session 2: Emission & Air Quality (09:15 – 12:00)
9:10 – 09:40        Emission and Air quality for Japan
Satoru Chatani  (NIES, Japan)
09:40 - 10:05      Air quality and modeling for China
Shuxiao Wang, Jia Xing (China)
10:05 - 10:30      Air quality and modeling for Korea + East Asia
Jung-Hun Woo (Konkuk U, Korea)
10:30 - 11:00     Discussion
11:00 - 12:00     Wrap up and closing

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