June 7, 2012 – DUJAT Roundtable Meeting “The Netherlands-Japan Renewable Energy Business Opportunities”

 

 

 

DUJAT Roundtable Meeting
“The Netherlands-Japan Renewable Energy Business Opportunities”

 

Venue: Deshima Lounge, Royal Netherlands Embassy, Tokyo (3-6-3 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokio 105-0011)

 

Date/Time: Thursday, June 7, 2012 from 14:00-16:00

 

Objectives:

  • To learn and discuss the Japanese government policy, plans and projects underway of renewable energy, and the Dutch government policy and current situation.
  • To identify a number of complementary fields of expertise between Japan and the Netherlands.
  • To report out its summary to the DUJAT Advisory Board Meeting, to be followed right after the roundtable, and seek comments and advice from the Board members.
  • To use its outcome to organize a trade mission from the Netherlands to Japan in Q1 2013.
  • Ultimately, to use its outcome for promoting renewable energy projects in Japan, the Netherlands and in third countries, to be participated by both Japanese and Dutch companies.

Participants (Alphabetical order):

–       Hans Bax, Chairman of DUJAT

–       Carla Boonstra, Agriculture Counselor of Royal Netherlands Embassy

–       Hans van Breugel, CEO of TOCARDO International BV

–       Paul op den Brouw, Science and Technology Counselor of Royal Netherlands Embassy

–       Shinji Fukukawa, Senior Advisor of TEPIA / Senior Advisor of GISPRI

–       Pieter de Haas, Operations Director of TORCARDO International BV

–       Atsuhiko Hirano, Corporate Executive Officer of Showa Shell K.K / Director, SVP of Solar Frontier K.K.

–       Takuya Ikeda, Senior Staff, Research, Development,Technology & Production Administration Department, Research, Development & Production Division of Teijin Chemicals Ltd.

–       Atsushi Iwai, Executive Officer, Senior Vice President of JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation

–       Hans Kuijpers, Director of Japan Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA)

–       Radboud Molijn, Managing Director of DUJAT

–       Satoshi Morozumi, Director of New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)

–       Masayuki Nakada, General Manager, Brand and Communications Division of Solar Frontier K.K.

–       Takeo Nishitani, Japan Representative of DUJAT

–       Piet Oldenziel, Treasurer of DUJAT

–       Peter Struik, President of FUJIFILM Manufacturing Europe BV (Member of Executive Board of DUJAT)

–       Kazuko Suzuki, Project Manager of DUJAT

–       Nienke Trooster, Minister Plenipotentiary, Embassy of the Netherlands

–       Kirit Wadhia , Vice President Asia, Solar SBU, AEG Power Solutions BV

–       Merei Wagenaar, Economic Counselor, Royal Netherlands Embassy

–       Sunao Washizaki, CIO, Energy Dept of Mitsubishi Corporation

–       Kae Watanabe, Assistant Director, Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Department, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

–       Daisuke Yamaguchi, Senior Coordinator for Europe, Russia and CIS of JETRO

AGENDA & Presentations

 

14:00-14:05 Welcome and objectives of the roundtable Hans Bax, Chairman of DUJAT

14:05-14:20 “Japanese government policy and current situation”
– Kae Watanabe
(Assistant Director, Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Department of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI))

14:20-14:35 “Dutch government policy and current situation”
– Nienke Trooster, Minister Plenipotentiary of Royal Netherlands Embassy
– Paul op den Brouw,
Science and Technology Counselor of Royal Netherlands Embassy
– Carla Boonstra, Agriculture Counselor of Royal Netherlands Embassy
– Hans Kuijpers, Director of Japan Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA)
– Merei Wagenaar, Economic Counselor of Royal Netherlands Embassy

14:45-14:55 “A case of Showa Shell’s solar power projects in Japan”
Atsuhiko Hirano
, Corporate Executive Officer of Showa Shell K.K / Director, SVP of Solar Frontier K.K.

14:45:15:00 “3 examples of advanced Dutch technologies looking to enter the Japanese market” : TOCARDO (tidal energy), Wind Energy Solutions (small wind mills), In wheel and AEG Power Solutions BV (power management for solar systems)

15:00-15:10 “Renewable Energy Development by JX”
Atsushi Iwai
, Executive Officer, Senior Vice President of JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation

15:10-15:25 “NEDO’s projects in EU and other countries”
Satoshi Morozumi
, Director, Smart Community Dept., Energy and Environment Center of NEDO

15:25-15:55  Discussion

15:55 Closing remarks

Moderator: Radboud Molijn, Managing Director of DUJAT