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The 3rd RD20 (Dates are tentative)

Leaders’ Session
October 8th, 2021
Technical Sessions/Task Force Session
September 28th- October 1st ,2021

The more information will be announced on the web site by July 2021.

The Outcome of the 2nd RD20

Leaders’ Summary / Now & Future 2020

*The video of the Leaders’ Session and pre-recorded videos of representatives’ presentation are now available on YouTube.


Leaders' Summary of 2nd RD20 is released.

RD20 brings together national research institute leaders from G20 nations to combine diverse knowledge in accelerating discontinuous innovation in the field of clean energy technologies for massive reduction of CO2 emissions. The conference will be a platform to join forces towards creative innovation by strengthening alliances among research institutes of each country, and expanding joint international research and development.


Messages from Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment and RD20 Chair


Program overview is provided herein.

Registration for the 2nd RD20 has been closed

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
AIST: Global Zero Emission Research Center (GZR)
MEXT : Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
METI Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization