Read more: December 11, 2023 – Online Seminar “Poland – Japan cooperation in Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technologies”

Seminar: “Poland – Japan cooperation in Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technologies”

The aim of this seminar is to discuss how to enhance business and academic cooperation between Poland and Japan in the field of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS). The seminar aims at knowledge sharing regarding technology, costs, logistics, legislation and social acceptance of the CCS.

Date: December 11th at 16:30-18:00 (JST),  8:30- 10:00 (CET)

Organizer: Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tokyo 

Venue: Online    Language: English (no interpretation)


16:30-16:31Greeting by the moderator, Professor Maciej Sokołowski
16:31-16:35Opening remarks by Ambassador of the Republic of Poland Mr. Paweł Milewski
16:35-16:45Introductory remarks by Norihiko Saeki, Director for CCS Policy Department of Natural Resources and Carbon Management Agency for Natural Resources and Energy Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan
16:45-16:55Introductory remarks Ministry of Climate and Environment of the Republic of Poland (speaker TBC)

16:55-17:05       17:05-17:15

Presentation 1: NEDO’s Initiatives on CCUS
Ritsuko Sanuki, Director General
Environment Department New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO, Japan) Presentation 2CO2 capture and utilization– activities of the Institute of Energy and Fuel Processing Technology (ITPE) Jarosław Zuwała, R&D Deputy Director General Institute of Energy and Fuel Processing Technology (Poland)
17:15-17:25     17:25-17:35     17:35-17:45      
Presentation 3Global Status of CCS 2023 Hiroshi Nambo, Acting General Manager 
Business Development and Engagement, Global CCS Institute (Japan) Presentation 4: Emerging CCUS industry in Poland – research and commercial perspective Paweł Gładysz Ph.D., Department of Fundamental Research in Energy Engineering Faculty of Energy and Fuels, AGH University of Science and Technology (Poland) Presentation 5: Lessons Learned from Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project Yoshihiro Sawada, Corporate Adviser and General Manager International Affairs Department, Japan CCS Co., Ltd.
Q&A session