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Energy is undergoing decarbonization, decentralization, and digitalization. At the same time, global energy demands are growing and need to be met in environmentally, socially and economically sustainable ways. Societies in Japan and worldwide face challenges of sustainable access to energy. This event will focus on social innovation and sustainability in the energy sector; brought to you by Energy Tech Meetup in partnership with Social Innovation Japan and Impact HUB Tokyo. We look forward to seeing you there!
19:15 Doors open
19:30 Welcome and Introduction
19:35-21:00 Talks, panel discussion, Q&A
19:35 Yumi Nasu (Hitachi): Sustainable energy for an island – making the best use of its own renewable resources
19:50 Tomoko Ishikawa (Challenergy): Our story: Developing an innovative wind turbine that can generate electricity even during typhoons
20:05 Sho Ueyama (Minden): Peer to peer power trade with Blockchain technology
20:20 Yasuhiko Ogushi (LO3 Energy): Local energy markets
20:35 Panel discussion and Q&A
21:00-21:45 Networking (with finger foods and drinks)
Admission: pay what you wish, donation-based, to help us keep hosting these events.
Drinks and finger foods will be provided.
Talks will be in English.
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— About Social Innovation Japan —
Social Innovation Japan (SIJ) is a platform that provides people with the tools, information and network to tackle real-world problems. SIJ creates opportunities to engage and learn from leading innovators, connect with like-minded people and take action.
— About Impact HUB Tokyo —
Impact HUB Tokyo is proud to co-host Social Innovation X Energy. Impact HUB Tokyo is part innovation lab, business incubator and coworking space where a community of (social) entrepreneurs gathers, connects and exchanges knowledge and ideas. Want to know more about us? Check out our website: http://en.hubtokyo.com/