Key Elements of the Summit

The three day event will focus on Japan’s energy market reforms, the strategic and technical challenges brought about by their implementation and the commercial & investment opportunities deriving from them.

Driving energy effciency through technological innovation will be addressed as a key driver to achieving challenging energy strategy targets. The three-day conference will cover the fundamental issues impacting the energy market in Japan today and in the future:

 

 

JAPAN ENERGY MARKET REFORMS

  • Impact of the changing global energy landscape
  • Market liberalisation: generation, transmission, distribution, trading
  • Increasing competition from established players, start-ups and foreign entrants
  • Diversity of supply
  • Energy Security
  • What can Japan learn from early energy market liberalisation in other regions of the world?
  • Supports for green energy: carbon taxes, feed-in tariffs and guaranteed grid access
 

 

COMMERCIAL OPPORTUNITIES

  • Japan’s energy market open for business: What investment opportunities does this bring?
  • Driving growth in an increasingly competitive landscape
  • What FDI opportunities?
  • What parts in the energy supply chain are most attractive to outside investment?
  • Gas market liberalisation and trading
  • Gas & renewables as the bedrock of future fuel demand
 

 

TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION

  • CCS and the role of technology in driving down emissions
  • New battery and storage technology
  • Future advancements in renewableenergy generation technology 
  • Selecting the right renewables
  • Smart energy
  • Delivery technologies: IoT, Big Data etc. 
  • Improving efficiency and reducing energy waste
  • Designing a carbon neutral approach

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Key Event Features:

PRE-CONFERENCE LNG PROCUREMENT FORUM

Following the outstanding success of this forum at Gastech 2017, this event will bring together the industry’s most prominent and in uential executives involved in the procurement, portfolio trade, and end-use of LNG.

LNG PROCUREMENT FORUM EVENING RECEPTION

Fuel procurement leaders and LNG suppliers from across the world will have the opportunity to renew annual contracts and forge new deals during this exclusive drinks reception.

JAPAN ENERGY FORUM VIP & SPEAKER’S DINNER

Inviting only the most senior executives of the energy industry, the VIP & Speaker’s dinner will bring together the most signi cant players from the Japan energy value chain.

JAPAN ENERGY SUMMIT

The conference will provide delegates with the unique opportunity to gain insights into the industry’s entire value chain and to network with peers, customers and suppliers.

BUSINESS NETWORKING LOUNGE & EXHIBITION

Featuring dedicated business meeting zones there will be multiple opportunities for delegates to conduct meetings and for exhibitors to display the latest technological innovations that are driving growth and effciency in the energy market

EVENING RECEPTION

Hosted in a unique venue to showcase the beauty of Tokyo, the evening reception will be a highlight of the event where delegates will continue their networking and deal making