Announcement for "Innovation for Cool Earth Forum 9th Annual Meeting (ICEF2022)" – QNT Press Release


The international conference to discuss innovation, the key to solving global warming with experts from industry, academia, and government from the world

Date and Time: 8:30-18:35, Wednesday, October 5 / 9:00-17:00, Thursday, October 6

Venue: Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo, Online

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation (NEDO) invite participants on hosting the international conference “Innovation for Cool Earth Forum 9th Annual Meeting (ICEF2022)” which brings experts of industry, academia and governments from the world together to discuss and promote “innovation” as the key to solving global warming, at Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo and On-line.

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Photo of the event held in 2021 (Photo: Business Wire)

ICEF is an international conference for discussing among industry-academia-government leaders around the world to promote “INNOVATION”, the key to solving global warming. The conference will feature discussions among private sector, academic, and government officials with expertise, who will present and share their latest knowledge of social and technological innovation.

ICEF2022 will be held under the theme of “Low-Carbon Innovation in a Time of Crises,” with speakers including TANAKA Nobuo, Chair of ICEF Steering Committee and Former Executive Director of International Energy Agency (IEA), Ahmad O. Al-Khowaiter, CTO (Chief Technology Officer) of Saudi Aramco, and other leading experts from various fields, as we need to move forward to a brighter future even in a time of crises. In addition, young researchers of the front line will join the session to share the latest knowledge on climate change countermeasures and discuss about the innovation which is the key to solving global warming, including “CDR (Carbon Dioxide Removal technology)” mentioned at the G7 Climate, Energy, and Environment Ministerial Meeting, “critical metals and minerals” contributing to carbon neutrality which will be featured in ICEF for the first time, and discussions on decarbonization from a political perspective.

[About ICEF2022]

Innovation for Cool Earth Forum 9th Annual Meeting (ICEF2022)

Host: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry / New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation

Co-hosts: Ministry of Foreign Affairs / Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology / Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries / Ministry of the Environment

Sponsors: International Energy Agency / United Nations Industrial Development Organization

Dates: 8:30-18:35, Wednesday, October 5 / 9:00-17:00, Thursday, October 6 (JST)

Venue: Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo (Address: 2-10-8 Sekiguchi, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo) and On-line

*Please check official website for more details

https://www.icef.go.jp/?utm_source=media&utm_medium=bw&utm_campaign=tp

[Registration]

Fee: Free of charge

Registration: Pre-registration. Please register from

https://www.icef.go.jp/register/?utm_source=media&utm_medium=bw&utm_campaign=rp

Registration Deadline:

(On-site Participation) 5:00 pm on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 (JST, UTC+9:00)

(On-line Participation) 6:00 pm on Thursday, October 6, 2022 (JST, UTC+9:00)

[Key points of ICEF2022]

New features

  • New session on critical metals and minerals which contribute to carbon neutrality.

  • The roadmap for “Low-carbon Ammonia” which is the practicable and short-term effective technology, and “Blue carbon” which has the long-term importance, will be made. A comprehensive roadmap along with the past nine roadmaps “ICEF Innovation Roadmap Booklet” will be distributed.

  • “Business Pavilion” introducing Innovation cases for solving climate change is newly organised.

Sharing of latest knowledge

  • Ahmad O. Al-Khowaiter, CTO of Saudi Aramco will be presenting on stage.

  • Young speakers from the front line from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), etc. will be presenting. Conversation between ICEF steering committees and Youth experts will be held.

The mission of ICEF is to bring the opportunity to share the knowledge with leading experts from around the world, promote discussion and cooperation among participants, and disseminate innovation in energy/environmental …

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