ProgramProgram of ICEF 2017 pdf

  October 4, 2017 October 5, 2017
09:15 – 10:00 Opening Session
* Simultaneous interpretation
 
 
  10:00 – 11:30 Plenary Session 1

- Driving Innovation for Net-Zero Emissions:
Role of Business and Market

* Simultaneous interpretation
10:00 –12:00 Concurrent Session 2
  • - Energy Storage
  • - Biofuels
    * Simultaneous interpretation
  • - CCS
  • - Role of Diversity: Challenges for Climate Change
 
10 
 
 
 
11 11:30 – 13:00 Lunch
  • - Side Event: Top 10 Innovations
 
 
  12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
  • - Side Event : The International Renewable
    Energy Agency (IRENA)
  • - Side Event : International Energy Agency (IEA)
12
 
  13:00 – 13:50 Spotlight

- Expectations on ICEF2017 and Beyond

* Simultaneous interpretation
 
13 13:30 – 15:30 Concurrent Session 3
  • - Managing Energy Demand and Supply
  • - Hydrogen & Fuel Cells
  • - Nuclear Energy
  • - Business Action to Tackle Climate
    Change
  14:00 – 15:00 Plenary Session 2

- Enabling Innovation for Net-Zero Emissions:
Global Perspectives

* Simultaneous interpretation
 
 
14
 
 
  15:00 – 15:30 Short Break
  15:30 – 17:30 Concurrent Session 1
  • - Social System Innovation in the Energy
    Sector: Blockchain
  • - Materials Development for Net-Zero
    Emission
    * Simultaneous interpretation
  • - CO2 Utilization
  • - Technology Innovation and Diffusion
15:30 – 16:00 Short Break
  16:00 – 17:30 Plenary Session 3

- Directing Innovation for Net-Zero Emissions:
Transformational Narratives

* Simultaneous interpretation
15
 
 
 
16
 
  17:30 – 18:00 Short Break 17:30 – 18:00 Closing Session
* Simultaneous interpretation
  18:00 – 20:00 Official Dinner  
 
 
 
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As of October 13, 2017

October 4, 2017

9:15 – 10:00

Opening Session

* Simultaneous interpretation
【Opening Remarks】
Hiroshige Seko

Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan

【Keynote Discussion】
Nobuo Tanaka 【Moderator】

Chairman, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation; Former Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA)
Hiroaki Nakanishi
Executive Chairman, Hitachi, Ltd.
Hoesung Lee
Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC); Endowed Chair Professor, Graduate School of Energy and Environment, Korea University
10:00 – 11:30
Nobuo Tanaka 【Moderator】
Chairman, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation; Former Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA)
Anneli Pauli
Hors Classe Adviser (Innovation and Competitiveness), Directorate-General Climate Action, European Commission
Michael Liebreich
Chairman of the Advisory Board and Founder of Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Hiromichi Mizuno
Executive Managing Director and CIO, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF), Japan
David Turk
Acting Director, Directorate of Sustainability, Technology and Outlooks, International Energy Agency (IEA)
11:30 – 13:00 Lunch
11:50 – 12:30

Side Event : Top 10 Innovations

13:00 – 13:50

Spotlight

- Expectations on ICEF2017 and Beyond

Eija-Riitta Korhola 【Moderator】
Delegate of the Consultative Commission on Industrial Change; Advisor in the EU Affairs
Richard K. Lester
Associate Provost, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the United States
Ajay Mathur
Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), India
14:00 – 15:00
Ralph Sporer
IEC Vice-President; SMB Chair
Peter Hennicke
Senior Scientist at Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy
Christopher Smith
Advisory Board Fellow, Baker Institute for Public Policy, Rice University
15:00 – 15:30
Short Break
 
15:30 – 17:30

Concurrent Sessions 1

Social System Innovation in the Energy Sector: Blockchain
Georg Erdmann 【Chair】
Professor, Berlin University of Technology; Member of the independent Expert group "Energy for the Future" consulting the Federal Government on the German Energy Transformation
Aeron Buchanan
Co-Founder of Grid Singularity and Energy Web Foundation
Belinda Kinkead
Director, LO3 Energy Australia
Carsten Stöcker
Senior Manager, Innogy Innovation Hub, Machine Economy Lighthouse
Materials Development for Net-Zero Emission

* Simultaneous interpretation

Itaru Yasui 【Chair】
Honorary Adviser, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation(NITE); Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo
Kohei Uosaki
Fellow, National Institute for Materials Science(NIMS)
Aziz Asphahani
Chief Executive Officer, QuesTek International LLC
Takahiro Onai
Deputy General Manager, Research & Innovation Promotion Headquarters, Hitachi Chemical Co. Ltd.
Fabrice Stassin
Managing Director - EMIRI Association (Energy Materials Industrial Research Initiative)
CO2 Utilization
David Sandalow 【Chair】
Inaugural Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University
Julio Friedman
Distinguished Associate, Energy Future Initiative
Roger Aines
Energy Program Chief Scientist, Global Security Principal Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Michele Aresta
CEO, Innovative Catalysis for Carbon Recycling Innovative Start-Up; Professor of Chemistry, University of Bari
Masakazu Toyoda
Chairman & CEO, The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)
Technology Innovation and Diffusion
Ismail Serageldin 【Chair】
Founding Director Emeritus, Library of Alexandria
Marco Monroy
CEO, MGM Innova Capital
Manu Maudgal
Programme Advisor, Energy Efficiency Services Limited / GIZ
Jim Falk
Professorial Fellow, Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute, The University of Melbourne
Tareq Emtairah
Director of the Energy Department, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Wataru Matsumura
Director, Global Environmental Partnership Office, Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environment Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Japan
17:30 – 18:00 Short Break
18:00 – 20:00

Official Dinner

October 5, 2017

10:00 – 12:00

Concurrent Sessions 2

Energy Storage
Hiroshi Asano 【Chair】
Associate Vice President, Energy Innovation Center, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry
David Turk
Acting Director, Directorate of Sustainability, Technology and Outlooks, International Energy Agency (IEA)
Ravi Seethapathy
Executive Chairman, Biosirus Inc.; Former Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto
Kari Maki
Research Manager, Smart Energy and Transport Solutions, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Simon Furbo
Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Technical University of Denmark
Atsushi Kurosawa
Director, Global Environment Programs, Research and Development Division, The Institute of Applied Energy
Biofuels

* Simultaneous interpretation

James D. Kinder 【Chair】
Senior Technical Fellow, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Elizabeth Wood
Regional Director, North America and Asia Pacific Environmental Strategy, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Valerie Reed
Deputy Director, Bioenergy Technologies Office, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy, U.S.A.
Eline Schapers
Head of Supply & Operations, SkyNRG
Takahisa Yano
Project Manager, New Energy Technology Department, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Mamiko Saito
Manager, Corporate Business Development Division, IHI Corporation
Yasuhiro Yamauchi
General Manager, Boiler Technology Development Department, Boiler Technology Integration Division, Engineering Headquarters, Mitsubisi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
Korehiro Odate
General Manager, Biofuels Business Department, euglena Co., Ltd.
Masayuki Inui
Group Leader, Chief Researcher, Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE)
CCS
Alex Zapantis 【Chair】
General Manager Commercial, Global Carbon Capture & Storage Institute
Ian Yeates
Director, Carbon Capture and Storage Initiatives, Planning, Environment and Sustainable Development Division, SaskPower
Leslie Mabon
Lecturer in Sociology, School of Applied Social Studies, Robert Gordon University
Yutaka Tanaka
General Manager, Technology and Planning Department, Japan CCS Co., Ltd.
Nobuyuki Zaima
Director General (Clean Coal), Environment Department, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Role of Diversity: Challenges for Climate Change
Reiko Kuroda 【Chair】
Professor, Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science; Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo; Ambassador, Women's Initiative in Developing STEM Career (WINDS)
Robert Armstrong
Director of MIT Energy Initiative
Behjat Al Yousuf
Interim Provost, Department of Engineering Systems and Management, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology
Kiyoshi Matsuda
Adviser/Public Policy and Relation Office, Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Mizue Tsukushi
Founder & CEO of The Good Bankers Co., Ltd.
Mohamed Hag Ali Hassan
President, Sudanese National Academy of Sciences (SNAS)
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
12:10 – 12:40
Side Event : The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Hear from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) about the latest developments in the costs and performance of battery electricity storage technologies and their market growth to 2030 in this side-event that will release IRENAs latest report Battery Electricity Storage: Costs and Markets to 2030. The report provides a comprehensive overview of the major energy storage technologies, with analysis of currently commercially available technologies and those emerging electricity storage technologies that are only in their infancy of deployment. Find out about the latest trends in lithium-ion, “flow” and high-temperature NaS and other energy storage technologies and the cost reductions of 50-60% that can be expected.
12:50 – 13:20
Side Event : International Energy Agency (IEA)
Mr. David Turk, the Acting Director of the IEA’s Directorate of Sustainability, Technology and Outlooks, will present the IEA’s flagship publication devoted to energy technologies, “The Energy Technology Perspectives 2017”. This year’s edition focuses on the increasing impacts of technological innovation on the energy sector, analysing the potential of an accelerated and scaled-up deployment of clean energy technologies to shape energy security and environmental sustainability. The presentation will also preview a new work by the IEA on digitalization and energy. The upcoming report will take a comprehensive look at critical interactions between digital technologies and the energy sector, as well as will highlight policy considerations.
13:30 – 15:30

Concurrent Sessions 3

Managing Energy Demand and Supply
Kenji Yamaji 【Chair】
Director-General, Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE); Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo
Richard Schomberg
IEC Ambassador for Smart Energy
Alex Laskey
President and Co-Founder, Opower; Strategic Consultant for Utilities Solutions, Oracle
Hiroshi Okamoto
Executive Vice President, Corporate Planning, TEPCO Power Grid Inc.
Kazuyuki Takada
Director, Planning Division, Technology Strategy Center (Former Director of Smart Community Department), New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Nuclear Energy
Noriko Endo 【Chair】
Project Professor, Keio University
Michael Shellenberger
Founder & President, Environmental Progress
Jason Bordoff
Professor of Professional Practice in School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
Simon Irish
Chief Executive Officer, Terrestrial Energy Inc.
Eric P. Loewen
Chief Consulting Engineer, GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy
Yutaka Sagayama
Assistant to the President, Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA)
Hydrogen & Fuel Cells
Pierre-Etienne Franc 【Chair】
Vice President, Advanced Business and Technologies World Business Unit, Air Liquide; Secretary General, Hydrogen Council
Zong Qiang MAO
Professor, Tsinghua University
Bernd Heid
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Tim Karlsson
Executive Director, International Partnership for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in the Economy (IPHE)
Bart Biebuyck
Executive Director, Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)
Toshiki Shimizu
Head of Fuel Cell Business, Smart Energy System Business Division, Appliances Company, Panasonic Corporation
Business Action to Tackle Climate Change
Jun Arima 【Chair】
Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, The University of Tokyo
Ted Nordhaus
Founder and Executive Director, Breakthrough Institute
Phillippe Fonta
Managing Director, Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI), World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
Hiroyuki Tezuka
Chair, Working Group on Global Environment Strategy, Committee on Environment & Safety, Keidanren
Nicolette Bartlett
Director, Carbon Pricing, CDP
15:30 – 16:00 Short Break
16:00 – 17:30
Nebojsa Nakicenovic 【Moderator】
Deputy Director General and Deputy CEO, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Professor Emeritus, Vienna University of Technology (TU WIEN)
James A. Edmonds
Laboratory Fellow and Chief Scientist, Joint Global Change Research Institute, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Keigo Akimoto
Group Leader of Systems Analysis Group, Chief Researcher, Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE)
Vaclav Smil
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, University of Manitoba
David Victor
Professor of International Relations, School of Global Policy and Strategy, University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
17:30 – 18:00

Closing Session

* Simultaneous interpretation
Remarks by Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
Iwao Horii
Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, Japan
ICEF 2017 Outcomes
【Final Thoughts on the Event】
Nobuo Tanaka

Chairman, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation; Former Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA)

【Top 10 Innovations Announcement】

Itaru Yasui
Honorary Adviser, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation(NITE); Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo
【Roadmap Announcement】
David Sandalow

Inaugural Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University

【Statement from Steering Committee】

Kenji Yamaji
Director-General, Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE); Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo
Closing Remarks
Kazuo Furukawa
Chairman, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)