Invitation: JAPAN Green Innovation Conference

Nov 17, 2023

Together with other countries around the world, Japan is taking action to combat climate change alongside economic growth, while aiming to achieve the target of 1.5°C. JETRO Dubai will introduce the application of decarbonization technologies by Japanese companies in the UAE, as well as startups with the latest decarbonization technologies in Dubai in conjunction with COP28.


Please join us on our innovation conference and discover Japan’s decarbonization initiatives and its cutting-edge technologies for global decarbonization.


Organizer: Japan External Trade Organization

Event Date & Time: 4th Dec 2023; Monday; 13:00-17:00

Venue: JAFZA One Convention Centre – Auditorium (JAFZA One, Jebel Ali, Dubai, U.A.E)

Fee: Free of Charge

Invitation flyer: please CLICK HERE



12:30~13:00 Venue Opening & Registration

13:00~13:10 Opening Remarks - Mr. Nobuhiro Yoshida, Parliamentary Vice-Minister, Japan Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry

13:10~13:25  Keynote Presentation

13:25~13:45  Decarbonization Initiatives in the Energy Industry (INPEX) - Mr. Isao Takahashi, Vice President, Abu Dhabi Projects General Manager, Abu Dhabi Office, INPEX

13:45~13:55  Low Carbon Solutions (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries)

13:55~14:15  Hydrogen (Kawasaki Heavy Industries)

14:15~14:30  Decarbonization Initiatives in the Manufacturing Industry (Itochu)

14:30~15:00  Startups Pitches



"Challenge to create a 'green society' through new chemical recycling" - Ph.D Nobuaki Mizuki, CEO, AL-HY-TEC

ArkEdge Space


"JEPLAN - PET Chemical Recycling" - Mr. Masaki Takao, Founder & CEO, JEPLAN


"Sustainable Forest Management with AI" - Mr. Shun Wakabayashi, Executive Director, Recursive & Sumitomo Forestry (TBA)


"SPACECOOL potential of radiative cooling material" - Mr. Takayuki Hoshuyama, President & CEO, Spacecool

Tsubame BHB

"Small Scale Distributed Green Ammonia Production" - Mr. Koji Nakamura, Representative Director & Chief Executive Officer, Tsubame BHB


"New water infrastructure for climate change mitigation and adaptation" - Mr. Takeshi Denda, Executive Officer, VP of Business & Affairs, WOTA


15:00~17:00  Networking Reception featuring Japanese Seafood Dishes


How to attend:


  Please CLICK HERE to register.


  Deadline of Registration: 1st December 2023, Friday



 For more information, please contact:

 JETRO Dubai Office -