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REvsion2018: Towards Massive Deployment of Low Cost, Renewable Electricity

7 March 2018

Renewable Energy Institute will hold its annual international conference "REvsion2018: Towards Massive Deployment of Low Cost, Renewable Electricity" on 7 March 2018.

In many parts of the world, renewables are out-competing fossil fuels and nuclear as low-cost energy sources. Vast deployment of renewables are generating new businesses with decarbonization goals, while altering business models of incumbent utilities.

REvision2018 will be joined by leaders of such utilities, companies and experts at the forefront of the global energy industry. The presentations on global trends shall lead to discussions exploring new energy businesses in Japan.

We look forward to your participation.

Date Wednesday, 7 March 2018
Morning session 10:00 – (registration desk opens at 9:30)
Afternoon session 14:00 – (registration desk opens at 13:30)
Venue Iino Hall
4F Iino Bldg, 2-1-1 Uchisaiwaicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo ACCESS
Organizer Renewable Energy Institute
Admission Free (Prior Registration is required) Register here



Program (as of 19 January, subject to change)
Session 1 Global renewables acceleration
Session 2 Utilities under transformation
Session 3 Bringing Sun and Wind in Japan

Dolf Gielen
Director, Innovation and Technology Centre, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Dana Reed Younger
Chief, Renewable Energy Specialist, Global Infrastructure and Natural Resources Department, International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group)
Ruggero Arico
Head of Institutional Affairs, Europe, North America, Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Australia Head of Institutional Affairs, Europe, North America, Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Australia, Enel Green Power SpA
Steve Sawyer
Secretary General, Global Wind Energy Council
Shigeki Miwa
General Manager, CEO Project Office, SoftBank Group / Representative Director & CEO, SB Energy
Paddy Padmanathan
President & CEO, ACWA Power International
Thierry Lepercq
Executive Vice-President, ENGIE, in charge of Research, Technology & Innovation
Carlos Gascó Travesedo
Bert Maes
Co-CEO Nemo Link Ltd & CEO Eurogrid International (Elia Group), President of the Board of Directors of Ampacimon
Sergio Kato
Corporate Vice President, RICOH COMPANY, LTD., Sustainability Management Division/Export/Import Administration

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