Saturday, May 8, 2021


Vietnam-Japan Business Forum for Energy Efficiency, Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy

Date: March 17th, 2021 (Wednesday)
Venue: Hotel Le Parc, Hanoi (Main-venue) and TKP Tamachi (tbc) Tokyo (sub-venue) both will be connected with ‘Zoom’ web meeting system
ICT (Vietnam) Time: 2 hours behind of Japan

8:00 - 8:30


8:30 - 8:40

Welcome and Opening Remarks (Mr. Trinh Quoc Vu, Deputy Director General, Department of Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development, MOIT, Vietnam)

8:40 - 8:50

Keynote from Mr. Masaomi Koyama, Director General and SOE Leader, METI, Japan

8:50 - 9:00

Keynote from Mr. Nobuaki Aoyama, Chairman of the Planning Committee, JASE-W, Japan

Session-1 Efficiency Improvement in Power Sector and Plant Facilities

9:00 - 9:20

Current Energy Trends and Energy Saving Potential in Vietnam [Mr. Nguyen Viet Dung, Department of Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development, MOIT, Vietnam]

9:20 - 9:40

Sodium Sulfur Battery [Mr. Tomio Tamakoshi, Deputy General Manager Energy Storage Division Energy Infrastructure Business Group, NGK Insulators, Ltd]

09:40 - 10:00

Energy Reduction by Utilizing Natural Gas [Mr. Shigemitsu Tanaka, Chief Operating Officer, Sojitz Osaka Gas Energy]

10:00 - 10:20

Oversea's Solutions Business of Kansai Electric Power Group [Mr. Kotaro Miyake, Chief Representative, Kanden Energy Solution Co.,Inc]

10:20 - 10:40

CDQ Technologies for E-saving Steelmaking Process, Nippon Steel Eng [Mr. Nao Yamanaka, Group Manager, Southeast Asia Group, Steel Plant Marketing Dept Nippon Steel Engineering Co.,Ltd

10:40 - 10:50

Coffee Break

Session-2 Waste to Energy Technologies

10:50 - 11:10

Waste to Energy in Vietnam [Mr. Le Trong Linh, Project director, Thuan Thanh Enviroment JSC]

11:10 - 11:30

Waste to Energy Technologies [Ms. Yuriko Endo, Assistant Manager Overseas Business Development Department, Marketing and Sales Section, Nippon Steel Engineering Co.,Ltd. ]

11:30 - 11:50

Waste to Energy system connecting industries for CO2 reduction & Energy Conversion [Ms. Luong Thi Mai Huong, Sales Manager, Hitachi Zosen Vietnam Co., Ltd.]


Buffet Lunch Break (only in Hanoi)

Session-3 Utilization of Heat, High Efficient Boilers and Other Technologies

13:30 - 13:50

Potential of Un-used and Efficient Heat Utilization in Vietnam [Dr. Nguyen Xuan Quang, School of Heat Engineering and Refrigeration, Hanoi University of Science and Technology]

13:50 - 14:10

Introduction of Heat Pump and Thermal Storage System Technologies to contribute the reduction of GHG emissions [Mr. Akihiro Takeuchi, Director International & Technical Research Department, Heat Pump & Thermarl Storage Technology Center of Japan]

14:10 - 14:30

Kawasaki Cogeneration System & Hydrogen Technology for power generation [Mr. Yuichi Higuchi, Kawasaki Cogeneration System & Hydrogen Technology for power generation]

14:30 - 14:50

High-efficiency once-through Boiler and chiller system [Mr. Tatsuya Tanaka, Manager, Overseas Project Department, Kawasaki Thermal Engineering Co., Ltd.]

14:50 - 15:10

Innovative façade technology in ZEB and smart city, [Mr. Hidefumi Odaka, Executive Director, AGC Asia Pacific Pte Ltd]

15:10 - 15:20

Closing Remarks, Mr Masahide Shima, Managing Director, The Energy Conservation Center, Japan

- Each presentation will be done in Japanese/Vietnamese for 15min. followed by Q&A for 5min.
- Vietnamese/Japanese simultaneous interpretation will be provided