• Feb. 27 - Mar. 1, 2019
  • Tokyo Big Sight, Japan

Opening Ribbon-cutting Ceremony

55 Top Energy Industry Leaders Line Up

Date & Time : 9:30 am on February 27 (Wed)
Venue: In front of Reception Hall


Visitor Registration will be opening from 9 am
※Registration will be closed temporarily during the ceremony and doors will open from 10 am

List of Ribbon-cutting Dignitaries

< Organiser / Government Officials >

Tadao Ishizumi
President
REED EXHIBITIONS JAPAN LTD.

Freddy Svane
Ambassador
KINGDOM OF DENMARK

Stefan Möbs
Minister
EMBASSY OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY

Xiangping Ruan
Minister-Counsellor
EMBASSY OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

< Co-organisers / Supporting Organisations >

Nobuyuki Nishimiya
President
HYDROGEN ENERGY SYSTEMS SOCIETY OF JAPAN

Hideo Sakai
Chairman
JAPAN WOODY BIOENERGY ASSOCIATION

Akikuni Ushikubo
President
JAPAN ORGANICS RECYCLING ASSOCIATION

Yoshida Hiroshi
Chairman (Town of Shikaoi's Mayor)
BIOGAS PROCESS COUNCIL

Yasuji Shimamoto
Chairman
THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER ENGINEERING SOCIETY (TENPES)

Masamichi Hashiguchi
Senior Executive Director
JAPAN COAL ENERGY CENTER (JCOAL)

 

< Universities / Government Agencies / Power Utilities / Manufacturers >

Tetsuya Osaka
Senior Research Professor
WASEDA UNIVERSITY

Ikuo Uchiyama
President & CEO
NIPPON CHEMI-CON CORP.

Myung Hwan Kim
President, Battery R&D
LG CHEM

James Deng
Senior Director,
Energy Storage System
NIO

Kenichiro Ota
Professor Emeritus
YOKOHAMA NATIONAL UNIVERSITY

Yutaka Kuwahara
Senior Vice President
JXTG NIPPON OIL & ENERGY CORP.

Tsuneo Komon
Managing Officer
PANASONIC CORP.,
APPLIANCES COMPANY

Atsuhiko Hirano
Chairman
JAPAN PHOTOVOLTAIC ENERGY ASSOCIATION

Vicky Sun
General Manager
JINKO SOLAR JAPAN

Ye Chen
President
TRINA SOLAR JAPAN LTD.

Yutaka Yamamoto
President
CANADIAN SOLAR JAPAN K. K.

Yi Xie
Board Chairman
TONGWEI SOLAR CO., LTD.

Takao Kashiwagi
Distinguished Professor
TOKYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Hiroshi Okamoto
Vice President
TEPCO POWER GRID, INC

Mamoru Hatazawa
President & CEO
TOSHIBA ENERGY SYSTEMS & SOLUTIONS CORP.

Atsushi Oda
Vice President
HITACHI, LTD.

Takashi Omote
Executive Director
NEW ENERGY AND INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (NEDO)

Izumi Ushiyama
Chair of the Board
ASHIKAGA UNIVERSITY

Kenichi Fujita
President & CEO
SIEMENS K. K.

Anne Mcentee
CEO, Digital Services
GE RENEWABLE ENERGY

Yoshiteru Sato
Executive Director
NEW ENERGY AND INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (NEDO)

Kunio Umezaki
Executive Vice President
EURUS ENERGY HOLDINGS CORP.

Satoru Yoshida
Executive Vice President
HOKUTAKU CO., LTD.

(In random order, honorifics omitted, as of Dec. 27, 2018)