- July 26, 2021UPNET ZERO Leaders Summit （Japan Business Conference 2021）- Latest information
- July 20, 2021UPNET ZERO Leaders Summit (Japan Business Conference 2021) -Meeting the challenge to achieve carbon neutrality through a positive cycle of economic growth and environmental protection-
- July 13, 2021UPAn exhibition of Japan’s technology and pride by 54 companies and local governments
- June 2, 2021UPNET ZERO Leaders Summit（Japan Business Conference 2021）
Purpose of the Summit
In December 2020, the government of Japan formulated the “Green Growth Strategy Through Achieving Carbon Neutrality in 2050” as an industrial policy, leading the challenging goal of achieving carbon neutrality by 2050. This is in line with the vision strongly upheld by the Suga administration and aims toward a positive cycle of economic growth and environmental protection.
The online summit “NET ZERO Leaders Summit (Japan Business Conference 2021)” aims to promote the attractiveness of green investment in Japan. The main event features engaging panel discussions between world-leading figures to discuss the latest trends for achieving carbon Net Zero in the world.
- NET ZERO Leaders Summit (Japan Business Conference 2021)
- Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
- Event date
- From Wednesday July 28, 2021 Online
- Event agenda
Main program: two days of Wednesday, July 28 and Thursday, July 29 (JST)
Panel discussions by leaders at the forefront of world issues, etc.
Disseminating the appeal of Japan via Corporate Booths
54 companies and local governments at the forefront of Japanese technology and services will exhibit PR booths at a virtual venue
Communication by Avatar
Attendees can use avatars to communicate in real time between exhibitors and participants
- Admission fee
Attendees of the Net Zero Leaders Summit (JBC) can experience a variety of attractions at the virtual event site, such as panel discussions, visits to virtual corporate and local government booths, and related video content.
Attendees can use a virtual avatar to navigate through the virtual event site, visit event booths and communicate in real-time with other exhibitors and attendees.
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The main program consists of keynote speeches and panel discussions by CEOs and leading figures from major companies and organizations around the world on the challenging goal of achieving carbon neutrality aiming toward a positive cycle of economic growth and environmental protection.
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)SASAKI Nobuhiko
Keynote Speech(About 15 minutes)
Japanese Businesses' Initiatives towards Carbon Neutrality
(Japan Business Federation)TOKURA Masakazu
Panel Discussion 1
(About 50 minutes)
Managing Director & Senior Partner,
Boston Consulting Group(BCG)
Chairman & CEO,
President and CEO,
Vestas Wind Systems
President and CEO,
Virginia M. ROMETTY
Panel Discussion 2
(About 50 minutes)
Country Executive for Japan,
Bank of America
CEO – PRI
(Principles for Responsible Investment)
Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer (CFO),
Banco do Brasil S.A. (BB)
José Ricardo Fagonde FORNI
Chief Financial Officer,
Alberto DE PAOLI
Member of the Board of Directors,
Chairman (Corporate Executive),
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.
Panel Discussion 3
(About 50 minutes)
Transition in Emerging Countries
Japan External Trade Organization
Chairman of the Board,
Juhua Group Corporation
(and Zhejiang Juhua Co., Ltd.)
President & Group
Chief Executive Officer (CEO),
Tengku Muhammad Taufik
Founder, Chairman and
ReNew Power Private Limited
Founder & CEO,
The main program will be aired 3 times over July 28 (Wed) and 29 (Thu) both in Japanese and English.
Please check the schedule below for the start time of each episode.
|City||Time Zone||July 28 (Wed)||July 29 (Thu)|
|1st Release||2nd Release||3rd Release|
*The duration of the program is approximately 3 hours.
*The contents will be the same for all three streaming.
*If joining from the middle of the broadcasts, it is not possible to return to the beginning, so please be careful not to miss the start times.
At JBC, 54 Japanese companies with cutting-edge technologies and services, and local governments, will exhibit their technology and pride.PR booths for exhibitors will be staged at the "Japan Technology Showcase" in a virtual venue. In addition to viewing PR videos and viewing materials, avatars can be used to communicate in real time with corporate and local government representatives.Please check out the list of exhibitors, their products and services below.
- Energy Sector
- Smart City/Lifestyle
BionicM Inc.VIEW MORE
DG TAKANO Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
Global Mobility Service Inc.VIEW MORE
Hibiki Seiki Co.,Ltd.VIEW MORE
Kawai CorporationVIEW MORE
NISSAN TANAKA CORPORATIONVIEW MORE
OOYOO Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
Ricoh Company, Ltd.VIEW MORE
SINFONIA TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.VIEW MORE
TSUBAKIMOTO CHAIN CO.VIEW MORE
Alchemist Material Corp.VIEW MORE
Algal Bio Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
AT Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
atDose Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
KANEKA CORPORATIONVIEW MORE
NanoMist Technologies Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
Nomura Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
Quantum Operation Inc.VIEW MORE
TBM Co., Ltd.VIEW MORE
Xenoma Inc.VIEW MORE
CREWT Medical Systems, Inc.VIEW MORE
OriCiro Genomics, Inc.VIEW MORE
Triple WVIEW MORE
Yukai Engineering Inc.VIEW MORE
Fukushima Prefecture / Energy Agency. FUKUSHIMAVIEW MORE
Yokohama CityVIEW MORE
Aichi Prefecture / Nagoya CityVIEW MORE
Hyogo Prefecture / Kobe CityVIEW MORE
Kitakyushu CityVIEW MORE
Fukuoka CityVIEW MORE
In the Auditorium of the platform, we will broadcast videos of the main program and various events and Japan Technology Showcase introduction videos in series.
We look forward to seeing you at the JETRO booth in the Lobby and the Japan Technology Showcase booths of companies and local governments on the first day of event video streaming.