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Date : September 2009 -
Place : Japan
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Students from different universities in Japan, collaborated with Japanese advertising company, hakuhodo + design, to solve possible problems aroused by the earthquake.

Suppose a giant earthquake occurred in Tokyo, Japan. Thousands of people will lose their their homes and force to start a refuge life in gymnasium of nearby elementary school. The shinsai + design’s mission is to propose a possible problem and solve it through workshop and competition. The students from all over Japan with various specialties, such as architecture, economics, information design and medical care, solve problems while making the most of their knowledge in specialized field and collaborating with each other.

When they propose their ideas, brush up again and again to though competition to come up with the best idea.

Not only the commercial designs but also the design could make a huge contribution for solving social problems.