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    Technical Sessions (September 29th – October 2nd)

    Theme 1
    Renewable Energy

    Moderator

    Prof. MATSUMOTO Mayumi

    Prof. MATSUMOTO Mayumi CV
    Visiting Associate Professor, the University of Tokyo

    Panelist

    Dr. Dolf Gielen

    Dr. Dolf Gielen CV
    Director, Innovation and Technology Centre, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

    Prof. Henry Snaith

    Prof. Henry Snaith CV
    Professor, Department of Physics, University of Oxford

    Dr. Stefan Nowak

    Dr. Stefan Nowak CV
    Chair, International Energy Agency (IEA PVPS)

    Dr. Tony Sample

    Dr. Tony Sample CV
    Senior Researcher, Joint Research Centre (JRC)

    Theme 2
    Next Generation Energy Management System with Batteries

    Moderator

    Dr. SAKAEBE Hikari

    Dr. SAKAEBE Hikari CV
    Chief Senior Researcher, Research Institute of Electrochemical Energy, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

    Panelist

    Dr. YOSHINO Akira

    Dr. YOSHINO Akira CV
    Director, Global Zero Emission Research Center (GZR), AIST

    Dr. Anthony Burrell

    Dr. Anthony Burrell CV
    Chief Technologist, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

    Prof. Zhi Sun

    Prof. Zhi Sun CV
    Professor, Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

    Dr. Jinghua Guo

    Dr. Jinghua Guo CV
    Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)

    Theme3
    Hydrogen

    Moderator

    Mr. Martin Tengler

    Mr. Martin Tengler CV
    Lead Hydrogen Analyst, BloombergNEF

    Panelist

    Dr. YABE Akira

    Dr. YABE Akira CV
    Fellow of Energy System and Hydrogen Unit, Technology Strategy Center (TSC), New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)

    Dr. Christopher Hebling

    Dr. Christopher Hebling CV
    Director of Division Hydrogen Technologies, Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (Fh-ISE)

    Dr. Julie Mougin

    Dr. Julie Mougin CV
    Head of Hydrogen Technologies Laboratory, Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA)

    Dr. NANBA Tetsuya

    Dr. NANBA Tetsuya CV
    Director, Research Planning Office, Department of Energy and Environment, AIST

    Theme 4
    CCUS

    Moderator

    Dr. NISHIO Masahiro

    Dr. NISHIO Masahiro CV
    Innovation Coordinator, Research Promotion Division of Zero emission, Department of Energy and Environment, AIST

    Panelist

    Dr. Paul Feron

    Dr. Paul Feron CV
    Science Leader, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO)

    Dr. SAKANISHI Kinya

    Dr. SAKANISHI Kinya CV
    Asisstant Director General, Department of Energy and Environment, AIST

    Prof. Jorge Gascon

    Prof. Jorge Gascon CV
    Professor, Director of Catalysis Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

    Dr. TAKAGI Hideyuki

    Dr. TAKAGI Hideyuki CV
    Team Leader, Hydrogen Production and Storage Team, GZR, AIST

    RD20 International Advisors & Co-chair of Technical Sessions

    International Advisors

    Dr. David Harris

    Dr. David Harris CV
    Research Director, CSIRO, Australia

    Dr. Christian Thiel CV
    Head of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Unit, JRC, EU

    Dr. Christian Thiel
    Dr. Florence Lefebvre-Joud

    Dr. Florence Lefebvre-Joud CV
    Scientific Director and Deputy Director of CEA-Liten, France

    Prof. Dr. Christopher Hebling

    Prof. Dr. Christopher Hebling CV
    Director of Division Hydrogen Technologies, Fraunhofer ISE, Germany

    Dr. William Tumas

    Dr. William Tumas CV
    Associate Laboratory Director, NREL, USA

    Cochair, Executive Committee

    Mr. FUKUDA Atsushi

    Mr. FUKUDA Atsushi CV
    GZR, AIST, Japan

    Dr. KONDO Michio

    Dr. KONDO Michio CV
    Research Promotion Division of Zero emission, AIST, Japan

    Leaders’ Session (October 9th)

    RD20 Chair

    Mr. ISHIMURA Kazuhiko

    Mr. ISHIMURA Kazuhiko CV
    President, AIST

    Special Speakers

    Dr. YOSHINO Akira

    Dr. YOSHINO Akira CV
    Director, Global Zero Emission Research Center (GZR), AIST

    Mr. ISHIZUKA Hiroaki

    Mr. ISHIZUKA Hiroaki CV
    Chairman, NEDO

    Mr. TANAKA Nobuo

    Mr. TANAKA Nobuo CV
    Chair, Innovation for Cool Earth Forum (ICEF) Steering Committee

    Dr. OBARA Haruhiko

    Dr. OBARA Haruhiko CV
    Vice-President, AIST

    RD20 Speakers

    as of Oct. 02, 2020

    CountrySpeakersOrganizationDocuments (PDF)
    ArgentinaIng. Marcelo Marzocchini
    Executive Director
    Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Industrial (INTI)CV
    AustraliaDr. Peter Mayfield
    Executive Director – Environment, Energy and Resources
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO)CV
    BrazilProf. Walter Libardi
    Deputy Rector
    FAI-UFSCar Universidade Federal de Sao CarlosCV
    CanadaDr. Susanna Laaksonen-Craig
    Director General
    Energy, Mining and Environment Research Centre, National Research Council Canada (NRC)CV
    ChinaProf. Zhongmin Liu
    Director
    Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)CV
    European UnionMr. Stephen Quest
    Director General
    Joint Research Centre (JRC)CV
    FranceDr. Abdelilah SLAOUI
    Deputy Research Director, Head of Energy unit
    Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS)CV
    FranceDr. Laurence PIKETTY
    Deputy CEO
    Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA)CV
    GermanyProf. Dr. Hans-Martin Henning
    Director
    Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (Fh-ISE)CV
    IndiaDr. Ajay Mathur
    Director General
    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)CV
    IndonesiaDr. Hammam Riza
    Head
    Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi (BPPT)
    ItalyDr. Giorgio Graditi
    Director
    Department of Energy Technologies and Renewable Energy Sources ENEA, Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic DevelopmentCV
    JapanDr. OBARA Haruhiko
    Vice-President
    National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)CV
    JapanDr. HASHIMOTO Kazuhito
    President
    National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)CV
    JapanDr. HARAYAMA Yuko
    Executive Director
    RIKENCV
    MexicoDr. José Mustre de León
    Director General
    Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV)CV
    Republic of KoreaDr. Jong-nam KIM
    President
    Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER)CV
    RussiaDr. Oleg Zhdaneev
    Head
    Technology Development Center for Energy, Ministry of Energy of Russian Federation
    RussiaProf. Nikolay Rogalev
    Rector
    Moscow Power Engineering Institute (MPEI)CV
    Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaH.E. Dr. Khalid Al Sultan
    President
    King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE)
    Republic of South AfricaDr. Clinton Carter-Brown
    Energy Centre Manager
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)CV
    TurkeyAsc. Prof. Dr. Murat MAKARACI
    Vice President
    TUBITAK Marmara Research Center (MAM)CV
    United KingdomDr. Rob Gross
    Director
    UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC)
    USADr. Martin Keller
    Director
    National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)CV