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Date:25 September (Wed.) 2019 / Venue:Hotel New Otani Tokyo / Organizer:Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization

経済産業省ロゴ NEDO:国立研究開発法人新エネルギー・産業技術総合開発機構ロゴ JAPANESE



  • This conference has no discussion and Q&A session.
  • Simultaneous interpretation will be provided between English and Japanese.
  • All events will take place at The New Otani HOTEL TOKYO.
  • There is a possibility that schedule may be modified.

(as of 24 September)

13:00 - 13:20 Opening Session
Opening Remarks
  • H.E. SUGAWARA Isshu
    Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
13:20 - 14:45 Industry-Academia-Government Session : Part 1 Ministerial Level Speeches
Keynote Address
  • Dr. Fatih BIROL
    Executive Director
    International Energy Agency (IEA)
Ministerial Level Speech
  • Australia
    Senator the Hon. Matthew CANAVAN
    Minister for Resources and Northern Australia
  • Brunei Darussalam
    H.E. Yang Berhormat Dat Seri Setia Dr. Awang Haji Mat Suny bin Haji Mohd HUSSEIN
    Minister of Energy, Manpower and Industry
  • Islamic Republic of Pakistan
    H.E. Omar Ayub KHAN
    Federal Minister for Energy (Petroleum and Power Division)
  • Socialist Republic of Viet Nam
    H. E. Tran Tuan ANH
    Minister of Industry and Trade
  • Kingdom of Norway
    H.E. Rikard Gaarder KNUTSEN
    State Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum and Energy
  • Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)
    Prof NISHIMURA Hidetoshi, President

NOTE; The time schedule might change due to attendance by Minister/VIP.

Keynote Address "Carbon Capture and Recycling: The Methanol EconomyR"
  • Dr. G. K Surya PRAKASH
    University of Southern California
14:45 - 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 - 16:55 Industry-Academia-Government Session : Part 2 Technical Expert Presentations
  • The Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research (TNO)
    Ing. Peter Van OS
    Senior Project Manager, Separation Technologies
  • Department of Energy, United States of America
    Mr. Steven WINBERG
    Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy
  • Natural Resources Canada
    Ms. Mallika Nanduri BHATT
    Director General, Policy and Planning Branch
  • Hitachi Zosen Corporation (Hitz)
    Mr. KUMAGAI Naokazu
    Corporate Adviser
  • Sunfire GmbH
    Mr. Andreas FROEMMEL
    Vice President
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
    Dr. SETOYAMA Toru
    Executive Fellow
  • Carbon Clean Solutions (CCSL)
    Mr. Aniruddha SHARMA
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd.
    Mr. HOSOYA Ikuo
    Deputy Manager, Coal & Environment Research Laboratory, Coal Business Department
  • Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Mr. Fareed Saeed ALASALY
    Senior Advisor to the Minister of Energy
  • Carbon Recycling Fund Institute
    Mr. KITAMURA Masayoshi
    Vice Chairperson
16:55 - 17:00 Closing Remarks
  • Mr. ISHIZUKA Hiroaki
    New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
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