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Tuesday 8 November: Arrival of Participants

Welcome Reception for the ASEM LLL Hub Conference

Wednesday 9 November Morning: Plenary Session
Welcome and Introduction, ASEM LLL Hub, Mr Anders Martinsen
Opening Speech by Mr Le Huy Lam, Director, SEAMEO CELLL
Opening Speech by Deputy Head of Mission Christian Brix Moller, Embassy of Denmark, Vietnam
Opening Remarks by Mr Ananto Kusuma Seta, Ministry of Education and Culture Republic of Indonesia and former the Director of ASEM Education Secretaria
Opening Remarks by Ms Ai Goto Araki, Assistant Director at The Japan Foundation, Jakarta
Opening Remarks by Mr Peter Mackenney, Representative from Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF)
Introduction to themes and profiles of the keynote speakers, Mr Le Huy Lam, Director, SEAMEO CELLL
Keynote 1:Rethinking learning in the new digital age
Niraj Thurairajah, Programme Director, Birmingham City University, UK
Q&A Session
Wednesday 9 November Afternoon: Parallel Workshops
Session 1
Workshop A: Risk Identification and Preparedness
Workshop B: Restoring Heritage
Session 2
Workshop C: Resilient Recovery
Workshop D: Risk Reduction and Prevention


Wednesday 9 November Afternoon: Plenary Session
Keynote 2:Lifelong Learning and Disaster Risk Reduction Policies, Programmes, and Challenges in the Southeast Asian Region
Ethel P Valenzuela, Deputy Director of SEAMEO Secretariat, Bangkok, Thailand
Q&A Session


Commentary 1:
Jose Roberto Guevara, Associate Professor, RMIT, Australia
Gala Dinner
Thursday 10 November Morning: Plenary Session 
Keynote 3: Paving the Way to Resilience through Lifelong Learning: Micro-planning and community learning centres for disaster management
Satoko Yano, Programme Specialist of Inclusive Quality Education (IQE), UNESCO Bangkok, Thailand
Keynote 4: Disaster risk management: sustaining cultural integrity – the key to societal resilience
Professor Simon R. Molesworth, AO QC and Vice-Chancellor’s Professiorial Fellow at Monash University, Australia
Q&A Session (Keynote 3+4)
Thematic Summaries Day 1, Session 1+2
Mr Le Huy Lam, Director, SEAMEO CELLL
Final Panel Discussion
Representatives from Workshop A, B, C, D
Commentary 2: Uwe Gartenschlaeger, Regional Director, Southeast Asia DVV International
Closing Remarks and Recommendations – End of Conference


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