Challenges in Tohoku Reconstruction

When a magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami severely damaged communities in Japan's Tohoku region in 2011, the area required a massive amount of reconstruction. And that involved moving residential areas to higher ground. The reconstruction and relocation was difficult and had to take into account citizens's concerns and misgivings about relocation. Read on to learn how Council Lead Partner Panasonic's virtual reality landscape planning system helped guide planning and build consensus.

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03/24/2014
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