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Ritsumeikan University
Research Organization of Open Innovation & Collaboration
Job title
Senior Researcher
Ph.D (Policy Science)(Ritsumeikan University)
Other affiliation
Ritsumeikan University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2016
Sep 2017
Ritsumeikan University・Research Fellow (DC2), Japan Society for the Promotion of Sciences
Oct 2017
Mar 2018
Nagoya Institute of Technology・Research Fellow (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Sciences
Apr 2018
Open Innovation & Collaboration Research Organization, Ritsumeikan University・Postdoctoral Fellow


Mar 2014
Graduate School of Policy Science, Ritsumeikan University
Sep 2017
Graduate School of Policy Science, Ritsumeikan University

Committee Memberships

Apr 2018
Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage of Ritsumeikan University  Steering Committee Member

Awards & Honors

Oct 2018
Best Speaker Award (1st author from 3 authors), 7th International Conference on Sustainable Future for Human Security
Oct 2018
The Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award, The Japan Section of the Regional Science Association International
Jul 2018
The Best Paper Award of the 49th Conference of the International Simulation and Gaming Association (1st author from 4 authors), Prayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand
Nov 2014
Best Paper Award of 2nd Care about Risk and Environment International Conference, 2nd Care about Risk and Environment International Conference、Post Graduate Program Magister Science in Public Administration, Ngurah Rai University
Sep 2014
The Best Paper Presenter from International Academic Conference on Tourism (INTACT) (1st author from 8 authors), International Academic Conference on Tourism (INTACT), Center for Tourism Studies, Gadjah Mada University

Published Papers

Mitigating simultaneous returning home after large-scale earthquakes: changing tourists’ intentions to stay through public support
Kohei Sakai, Yusuke Toyoda, Hidehiko Kanegae
IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science   forthcoming    2019
歴史都市防災論文集   11 175-182   Dec 2017
歴史都市防災論文集   12 121-128   Jul 2018
歴史都市防災論文集   16 167-174   Jul 2016
崔明姫、Ranugratanaamporn I-soon、酒井宏平、Monkonkerd Siriluk、豊田祐輔、鐘ヶ江秀彦
歴史都市防災論文集   9 151-158   Jul 2015

Books etc

A Study on Gaming of Participatory Evacuation Planning in Tourist Area using Agent Simulation, in Hamada Ryoju, Soranastaporn Songsri, Kanegae Hidehiko, Dumrongrojwatthana Pongchai, Chaisanit Settchai, Rizzi Paola and Demblekar Vinod (Eds.) “Neo-Simulatio
Sakai Kohei, Shimizu Hiroari, Toyoda Yusuke and Kanegae Hidehiko
Springer Science Business Media   Nov 2019   ISBN:978-981-13-8038-9
A Study on Agent Modeling of Tourist Evacuation Behaviors in an Earthquake: A Case Study of an Evacuation Simulation of Himeji Castle in Setsuya Kurahashi, Hiroshi Takahashi(eds.) "Innovative Approaches in Agent-Based Modelling and Business Intelligence (
Makoto Sonohara, Kohei Sakai, Masakazu Takahshi, and Toshiyuki Kaneda
Springer   Dec 2018   ISBN:978-9811318481
Gaming Simulation for Community-Based Disaster Reduction in “The Shift from Teaching to Learning: Individual, Collective and Organizational Learning through Gaming Simulation”
Toyoda Yusuke, Kanegae Hidehiko and Sakai Kohei
W. Bertelsmann Verlag GmbH & Co   Jul 2014   ISBN:978-3-7639-5420-9

Conference Activities & Talks

日本地域学会   15 Sep 2019   
A Study on Evacuation Method Using Agent Simulation Based on Tourists' Behavioral intention
Silk Cities 2019   11 Jul 2019   
A Study on Effect of Education for Sustainable Development Using a Quantitative Text Analysis of Students’ Questionnaire Responses
7th International Conference on Sustainable Future for Human Security   28 Oct 2018   
A Study on Change in the Tourists' Intention to Stay by Public Support at Himeji Castle for Mitigating Simultaneous Returning Home after Large Scale Earthquake
7th International Conference on Sustainable Future for Human Security   28 Oct 2018   
日本地域学会   7 Oct 2018