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RE-Users Summit 2020
Corporate Energy Users, More Renewables in Business

31 January 2020

in Japanese

For mitigating climate change, many companies around the world are accelerating renewable energy usage in business activities. 

Renewable Energy Institute launched “RE-Users” in April 2018 for corporate energy users to share information on renewable energy procurement. 

The annual Summit invites experts from the US, Europe and Asia in addition to Japan and provides the latest information on global and domestic trends.

Event Details

Date & Time: Friday, 31 January 2020 13:00-18:00 (doors open at 12:30 , reception after the summit)
Venue: Tower Hall, Roppongi Academyhills (Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 49F) Access
Organizer: Renewable Energy Institute
Supporters:  Renewable Energy Business Alliance (REBA), RE-Source Platform,
CDP Worldwide-Japan, World Wildlife Fund Japan
Participants:  Corporate energy users, Suppliers and other Stakeholders
Admission: Free (prior registration required) 
* Online registration is closed.  Thank you for your interest.

Program   *As of 21 January 2020. Program and speakers subject to change.  English-Japanese simultaneous translation available.

[MC] Masaya Ishida   Senior Manager, Business Alliance, Renewable Energy Institute 

Global Trends
[US]   Mark Porter   Director, Supply Chain & International Collaboration, Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance
[Europe]   Merve Güngör   Liaison Coordinator, EKOenergy
[Asia]   Jules Chuang   Managing Director, Mt. Stonegate

Corporate Procurement - Global
[Google]  Leo Wirawan   Senior Lead, Energy Strategy & Global Infrastructure, Google Asia Pacific
[Goldman Sachs]   Cindy Quan   Vice President, Global Head of Environmental, Social and Governance, Goldman Sachs
[Unilever]   Seikei Itoh   Head of Communications, Unilever Japan 

Corporate Procurement – Japan
[Aeon]   Takahiro Suzuki   General Manager, Corporate Citizenship Department, Aeon
[Marui Group]   Naho Murakami   Chief Manager, Sustainability Department, Marui Group
[Ohkawa Printing]   Tetsuo Ohkawa   CEO, Ohkawa Printing

Market & Policy​
Isshu Kikuma  Japan Renewable Energy Analyst, BloombergNEF   
Naomi Okamoto   Deputy Director for Carbon Policy Planning, Tokyo Metropolitan Government 
Kiyoshi Hikino   Director, Electricity Infrastructure Division, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry

Panel Discussion
[Moderator]  Kae Takase   Senior Manager, CDP Worldwide-Japan
   -  Tetsu Inoue  Senior Manager, EHS Group, Corporate Workplace Solutions, Sony Corporation
   -  Hideki Okawachi  Director, Utilities Leader,  Procurement Strategic Sourcing - Indirect & Services, Global, Kao
   -  Katsuhiro Koyama  General Manager, Environment Department, Daiwa House Industry
   -  Kiyoshi Hikino   Director, Electricity Infrastructure Division, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry

Closing / Reception
Drinks and light snacks are served after ther summit
 *To the press: please refrain from attending the reception

<Related Link>
RE-Users Summit 2019:
Corporate Sourcing of Renewables Expanding in the World

(February 2019)


External Links

  • JCI 気候変動イニシアティブ
  • 自然エネルギーで豊かな日本を創ろう!アクション
  • irelp
  • 全球能源互联网发展合作组织

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