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 Updated: Nov. 29, 2019
State Speaker Organization Documents (PDF) Contact Information
Argentina

Eng. Javier Ibañez

President

National Institute of Industrial Technology (INTI) CV Slide txt_mail
Australia

Dr. Larry Marshall

Chief Executive

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) CV txt_mail
Brazil

Prof. Dr. Walter Libardi

Vice-President

Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos (UFSCar) CV Slide txt_mail
Canada

Mr. Iain Stewart

President

National Research Council Canada (NRC) CV Slide
China

Prof.Zhongmin Liu

Director General

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP), Chinese Academy of Sciences CV Slide txt_mail
European Union

Dr. Christian Thiel

Head of Unit "Energy Efficiency and Renewables"

Joint Research Centre (JRC) CV Slide txt_mail
France

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 CV Slide txt_mail
France

Prof. Antoine Petit

President

Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS) CV Slide txt_mail
Germany

Prof. Reimund Neugebauer

President

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft (Fh-G) CV Slide
Germany

Dr. Christopher Hebling

Director of Division Hydrogen Technologies

Fraunhofer Insititute for Solar Energy Systems (Fh-ISE) CV Slide txt_mail
India

Dr. Ajay Mathur

Director General

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) CV Slide txt_mail
Indonesia

Dr. Hammam Riza

Chairman

Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi (BPPT) CV Slide txt_mail
Italy

Dr. Giorgio Graditi

Vice Director of Energy Technologies Department

Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA) CV Slide txt_mail
Japan

Dr. KOBAYASHI Tetsuhiko

Vice-President

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) CV Slide txt_mail
Japan

Dr. HASHIMOTO Kazuhito

President

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) CV Slide
Japan

Dr. MATSUMOTO Hiroshi

President

RIKEN CV Slide txt_mail
Mexico

Dr. José Mustre de León

Director General

Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV) CV Slide txt_mail
Republic of Korea

Dr. Yong-Seog Seo

Vice President

Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER) CV Slide txt_mail
Russian Federation

Dr. Oleg Zhdaneev

Head

Technology Development Center for Energy, Ministry of Energy of Russian Federation CV txt_mail
Saudi Arabia

Mr. Hussain Shibli

Director General of The National Renewable Energy Data Center

King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE) Slide txt_mail
South Africa

Dr. Thulani Dlamini

CEO

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) CV Slide txt_mail
Turkey

Prof. Dr. Abdülkadir Balıkçı

Director

TÜBİTAK Marmara Research Center Energy Institute CV Slide txt_mail
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Prof. Jim Watson

Director

UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) CV Slide txt_mail
United States of America

Dr. William Tumas

Associate Laboratory Director

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) CV Slide txt_mail