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Hydrogen Energy Ministerial Meeting 2019

  • This meeting is held in English. Simultaneous interpretation will be provided between English and Japanese.
  • All events will take place at The Hotel New Otani Tokyo.

(as of 24 September)

10:30– Registration
12:00–12:05 Opening Remark
  • Mr. Hiroaki Ishizuka, Chairman, NEDO
12:05–12:50 Cross Cutting WS
Potential of Hydrogen Energy for Energy Transition Keynote Speeches
  • Mr. Hirohide Hirai
    Deputy Commissioner
    Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
  • Dr. Timur Gul
    Head of Energy Technology Policy Division
    International Energy Agency (IEA)
  • Mr. Steven Winberg
    DOE Assistant Secretary, USA
  • Mr. Shawn Tupper
    Associate Deputy Minister, Canada
  • Dr. Geert Tjarks
    Head of Division International Corporation, NOW
  • Mr. Jun Arima
    Senior Policy Fellow on Energy and Environment
    Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)
  • Mr. Pierre-Etienne Franc
    Vice President, Air Liquide / Secretary
    Hydrogen Council
12:50–13:25 Coffee Break
13:25–14:45 Mobility WS
Expansion of Hydrogen Use Moderator
  • Dr. Sunita Satyapal
    Director for Fuel Cell Technologies office
    Department of Energy
Panelist (Presentation + Panel discussion)
  • Mr. Takeshi Uchiyamada,
    Chairman of the Board of Directors, Toyota Motor Corporation
  • Dr. Kim Saehoon,
    Vice President, Head of Fuel Cell Division,
    Hyundai Motor Group
  • Mr. Jesse Schneider
    Executive Vice President
    Nikola Motor Group
  • Mr. Akiji Makino
    Chairman and CEO
    Iwatani Corporation
  • Dr. Alexander Unterschütz
    Senior Vice President Member of the Executive Leadership Team, Components
    Linde Engineering
  • Mr. Hideki Sugawara
    Japan H2 Mobility (JHyM)
  • Mr. Randy MacEwen
    President & CEO
    Ballard Power Systems
14:45–15:00 Coffee Break
15:00–16:20 Supply Chain WS
Upstream & Global Supply-chain for Global Hydrogen Utilization Moderator
  • Mr. Masakazu Toyoda,
    Chairman & CEO
    The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)
Panelist (Presentation + Panel discussion)
  • Ms. Yasuko Yoshida
    Country Chair, President
    Shell Japan Limited
  • Mr. Yoshinori Kanehana
    Representative Director President and Chief Executive Officer
    Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  • Mr. Masayoshi Kitamura
    Representative Director Chairman
    Electric Power Development (J-POWER)
  • Mr. Steinar Eikaas
    Vice President for Low Carbon Solutions
    Equinor ASA
  • Mr. Satoshi Onoda
    JERA Co., Inc.
  • Mr. Katsuya Nakanishi
    Executive Vice President Group CEO, Power Solution Group
    Mitsubishi Corporation
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Hennicke
    Former President, Wuppertal Institute/ Co-Chair
    German-Japanese Energy Transition Council (GJETC)
16:20–16:35 Coffee Break
16:35–17:55 Sector Integration WS
  • Dr. Klaus Dieter Borchardt,
    Deputy Director-General, DG Energy
    European Commission
Panelist (Presentation + Panel discussion)
  • Mr. Mario SAVASTANO
    Executive Vice President
    Global Head of Business Development Hydrogen Business Unit
  • Mr. Jon André Løkke
    Nel ASA
  • Mr. Shigeki Takayama
    Representative Director, Vice-presidential Executive Officer
    Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • Mr. Kosei Shindo
    Representative Director & Chairman
    Nippon Steel Corporation
  • Mr. Jeffrey Haspels
    Project Director
    Vattenfall AB
  • Mr.Wouter Vanhoudt
    Director Europe
    CertifHy (Hinicio)
17:55–18:00 Closing Remark
  • Mr. Hirohide Hirai
    Deputy Commissioner
    Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
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