Hydrogen Energy Ministerial Meeting 2021

PROGRAM

As of September 29, 2021

Date October 4 (Mon.), 2021

Time 10:00-13:00(UTC)
19:00-22:00(JST)

Language English / Japanese (Simultaneous interpretation)

19:00-20:00(JST) Ministerial Session

Opening Remarks

  • Mr. HIROSE Naoshi
    Vice-Minister for International Affairs,
    Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry,
    Japan

Keynote speech

  • Dr. Fatih BIROL,
    Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA)

Speeches

  • Hon. Dr. Megan Woods
    MINISTER OF ENERGY AND RESOURCES, MINISTER OF RESEARCH,
    SCIENCE, AND INNOVATION,
    MINISTER OF HOURSING, ASSOCIATE MINISTER OF FINANCE,
    MINISTRY OF BUSINESS, INNOVATION AND EMPLOYMENT,
    NEW ZEALAND
  • H.E. Mr. Martín GUZMÁN
    Minister of Economy, Argentine Republic
  • The Hon Angus Taylor MP
    Minister for Industry, Energy and Emissions Reduction, Australia
  • H.E. Juan Carlos JOBET Eluchans
    Minister of Energy; and Minister of Mining, Republic of Chile
  • H.E. Ms. Kadri Simson
    Commissioner for Energy, European Commission
  • H.E. Mr. Peter Altmaier
    Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Federal Republic of Germany
  • H.E. Ms. Tina Bru
    Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Kingdom of Norway
  • H.E. Dr. Michał Kurtyka
    Minister of Climate and Environment, Republic of Poland
  • HRH, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud
    Minister of Energy, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • H.E. Ms. Teresa RIBERA RODRÍGUEZ
    The Third Vice-President of the Government, Minister for Ecological Transition and the Demographic challenge,
    Kingdom of Spain
  • H.E. Suhail Bin Mohammed Al Mazroui
    Minister of Energy and Infrastructure,
    United Arab Emirates
  • Ms. Dilan Yesilgoz-Zegerius
    State Secretary for Economic Affairs and Climate Policy,
    Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • Mr. Noé van Hulst
    Chair, International Partnership for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in the Economy
  • Mr. Benoît Potier
    Co-Chair, Hydrogen Council
  • Mr. Takeshi UCHIYAMADA
    Co-Chair, Japan Hydrogen Association (JH2A)

20:00-20:20(JST) Break

20:20-21:55(JST) Industrial Session

Themes *4 sessions (45min. each session, 2 sessions will be held in parallel)

  • 20:20 – 21:05

    Theme1:Hydrogen Supply Chain

    Moderator

    Mr. Bernd Heid
    Senior Partner
    McKinsey & Company, Inc.

    Panelists

    Mr. Penfornis Erwin
    H2E World Business Line Vice President
    AIR LIQUIDE

    Mr. Tsutomu Sugimori
    Representative Director,
    Chairman of the Board, Group CEO,
    ENEOS Holdings, Inc.

    Mr. Yoshinori Kanehana
    Chairman of the Board,
    Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.

    Mr. Adlan B Ahmad
    Head, Hydrogen, Gas and New Energy
    Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)

  • 20:20 – 21:05

    Theme2:Hydrogen Valley

    Moderator

    Ms. Mirela Atanasiu
    Head of Unit of Operations and Communication
    The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint
    Undertaking (FCH-JU)

    Panelists

    Mrs. Nienke Homan,
    Regional Minister
    The Provincie Groningen

    Mr. R. Rex Parris
    Mayor
    City of Lancaster

    Mr. Kazuhiro Yoshida
    Mayor
    Namie Town

    Mr. Tim Harwood
    Head of Programme Management and H21 Project
    Director
    Northern Gas Networks

  • 21:10 – 21:55

    Theme3:Fuel Cell Module

    Moderator

    Mr. Eiji Ohira
    General Manager, Director General
    New Energy and Industrial Technology
    Development Organization (NEDO)

    Panelists

    Mr. Tim Cortes
    Chief Technology Officer (CTO),Technology Office
    Plug Power

    Mr. Richard Berkling,
    President & CEO
    PowerCell Sweden AB

    Ms. Audrey MA
    Vice President

    Ms. Audrey MA
    Vice President
    International Business and Marketing, REFIRE Group

    Mr. Yoshihiko Hamamura
    Senior General Manager, Fuel Cell
    Business Field,
    Toyota Motor Corporation
    Chairman, FC-Cubic TRA

    Dr. Ludwig JÖRISSEN
    Head of Department Fuel Cell Fundamentals, ECG
    Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff- Forschung (ZSW)

  • 21:10 – 21:55

    Theme4:Water Electrolysis

    Moderator

    Dr. Sunita Satyapal
    Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Technologies Office
    Director and Hydrogen Program Coordinator
    U.S. Department of Energy

    Panelists

    Mr. Satoru Tamura
    Senior Executive Officer,
    Marketing&Innovation Div./Green
    Solution Project
    Asahi Kasei Corporation

    Dr.Graham Cooley,
    CEO, ITM Power

    Mr. Jens Peter Schmidt
    Senior Project Manager
    Hydrogen Technical
    RWE Generation SE

    Mr. Nikolaus BOLTZE
    Country Representative for Japan and President of thyssenkrupp Japan K.K.
    thyssenkrupp AG

    Mr. Kotaro Nagasaki
    Governor
    Yamanashi Prefectural Government (Japan)
    Yamanashi Hydrogen Company (YHC)

21:55-22:00(JST) Closing

  • Mr. Ishizuka Hiroaki
    Chairman, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Thanks for messages from many other countries, regions, organizations and enterprises.
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