Chair, special speakers and RD20 members.

Speakers

RD20 Chair

Dr. CHUBACHI Ryoji

President, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

Special Speakers

Special Talk: “Innovation for Cool Earth”

Mr. TANAKA Nobuo

Chair, Innovation for Cool Earth Forum (ICEF) Steering Committee
Chairman, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation

Special Talk: “Toyota's efforts to realize a hydrogen-based society”

Mr. UCHIYAMADA Takeshi

Chairman of the Board of Directors, TOYOTA Motor Corporation

Special Talk: “TiO2 Photocatalysis and Diamond Electrochemistry: Approach to Carbon Recycling”

Prof. FUJISHIMA Akira

Distinguished Professor, Tokyo University of Science
Director, Tokyo University of Science, Photocatalysis International Research Center

Special Talk: “Current status and issues related on carbon recycling technologies”

Mr. KITAMURA Masayoshi

Vice Chairperson, Carbon Recycling Fund Institute
Representative Director Chairman, J-POWER

RD20 Speakers

Argentina

Eng. Javier Ibañez

President

National Institute of Industrial Technology (INTI)

Australia

Dr. Larry Marshall

Chief Executive

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Brazil

Prof. Dr. Walter Libardi

Vice-President

Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos (UFSCar)

Canada

Mr. Iain Stewart

President

National Research Council Canada (NRC)

China

Prof.Zhongmin Liu

Director General

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP), Chinese Academy of Sciences

European Union

Dr. Christian Thiel

Head of Unit "Energy Efficiency and Renewables"

Joint Research Centre (JRC)

France

Prof. Antoine Petit

President

Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS)

Dr. Florence Lefebvre-Joud

Scientific Director and Deputy Director of CEA-liten

Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA) and CEA-Liten

Germany

Prof. Reimund Neugebauer

President

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft(Fh-G)

Dr. Christopher Hebling

Director of Division Hydrogen Technologies

Fraunhofer Insititute for Solar Energy Systems (Fh-ISE)

India

Dr. Ajay Mathur

Director General

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)

Indonesia

Dr. Hammam Riza

Chairman

Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi (BPPT)

Italy

Dr. Giorgio Graditi

Vice Director of Energy Technologies Department

Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA)

Japan

Dr. KOBAYASHI Tetsuhiko

Vice-President

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

Dr. HASHIMOTO Kazuhito

President

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)

Dr. MATSUMOTO Hiroshi

President

RIKEN

Mexico

Dr. José Mustre de León

Director General

Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV)

Republic of Korea

Dr. Yong-Seog Seo

Vice President

Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER)

Russian Federation

Dr. Oleg Zhdaneev

Head

Technology Development Center for Energy, Ministry of Energy of Russian Federation

Saudi Arabia

Mr. Hussain Shibli,

Director General of The National Renewable Energy Data Center

King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE)

South Africa

Dr. Thulani Dlamini

CEO

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Turkey

Prof. Dr. Abdülkadir Balıkçı

Director

TÜBİTAK Marmara Research Center Energy Institute

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Prof. Jim Watson

Director

UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC)

United States of America

Dr. William Tumas

Associate Laboratory Director

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

Updated: Sep. 26, 2019