In December 2020, the government of Japan formulated the “Green Growth Strategy Through Achieving Carbon Neutrality in 2050” as an industrial policy, leading the challenging goal of achieving carbon neutrality by 2050. This is in line with the vision strongly upheld by the Suga administration and aims toward a positive cycle of economic growth and environmental protection.
The online summit “NET ZERO Leaders Summit (Japan Business Conference 2021)” aims to promote the attractiveness of green investment in Japan. The main event features engaging panel discussions between world-leading figures to combine minds, wisdom, and vision on a global level. Additionally, exhibitors and attendees can interact in real-time in the virtual event site using an avatar and visit virtual event booths hosted by Japanese exhibitors.
Attendees of the Net Zero Leaders Summit (JBC 2021) can experience a variety of attractions at the virtual event site, such as panel discussions, visits to virtual exhibitors booths, and related video content. Attendees can use a virtual avatar to navigate through the virtual event site, visit event booths and communicate in real-time with other exhibitors and attendees.
The main program consists of keynote speeches and panel discussions by CEOs and leading figures from major companies and organizations around the world on the challenging goal of achieving carbon neutrality aiming toward a positive cycle of economic growth and environmental protection. The keynote and three panel discussions are going to be aired 3 times over July 28 (Wed) and 29 (Thu) as following:
Further information is available under: https://www.jetro.go.jp/en/events/jbc/
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
Participation is free of charge. Please regsister for the event via https://jbcccvirtualevent.b2clogin.com/jbcccvirtualevent.onmicrosoft.com/oauth2/v2.0/authorize?p=B2C_1A_signup_signin&client_id=07056bc1-eedb-4042-974c-afbf2a3b19a6&nonce=defaultNonce&redirect_uri=https://jbc-register.ves.cloud-config.jp&scope=openid&response_type=id_token&prompt=login.