Japan's Earthquake and Tsunami One Year Later: How Can We Bring Closure to Crisis?
Ithaca, NY (March 11-12, 2012)
A conference on the one-year anniversary to address the many issues raised by the natural and nuclear disasters, their aftermath, and their surrounding histories. Diverse experts explored these questions in terms of economics, business, law, disaster response, religion, social activism, and history. The overall focus of the conference and the Meridian 180 online forums was the question of how to bring closure to such crises. This conference also marked the official launch of the Meridian 180 project.
A video recording of all the proceedings is posted online: http://eap.einaudi.cornell.edu/3-11-2012_conference