• Faithful to my Homeland, the Republic of Poland


    We would like to inform that the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Japan is organizing a workshop on "Bilateral cooperation between Poland and Japan in environment-friendly technologies" on November 21st .The objective of the workshop is to exchange information on potential business opportunities in three priority areas:(1) energy efficiency, renewable energy and smart grids, (2) clean coal technologies,(3) recycling and waste management. Please, find attached invitation and the program of the event, both in Japanese and English languages.

    The workshop will be attended by Polish experts from the Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Economy, City of Warsaw, National Fund for Environment Protection as well as National Center for Research and Development. At the workshop with the Japanese industry the Polish experts would like to discuss business opportunities in Poland and barriers which must be addressed to facilitate the bilateral cooperation.


    Access:            free of charge

    Date:               November 21st, 2011

    Time:             Workshop 13:30 - 17:00 (reception desk open since 13:00)
                      Small reception 17:00-18:00

    Language:    English/Japanese (simultaneous interpretation)

    Venue:         Embassy of Poland in Tokyo, 2-13-5 Mita, Meguro-ku, 153-0062 Tokyo


    13:30   Opening

    Session I:  Poland - an attractive partner for cooperation in low-emission technologies

    13:40   Energy efficiency, renewable energy, smart grids, Ms. Barbara Letachowicz, Chief Expert,  Environmental Protection Institute, The National Center for Emissions, seconded to the Ministry of Environment
    13:55   Concept of the smart community project, Ms. Katarzyna Kacpura, Deputy Director, Infrastructure Department, City of Warsaw
    14:05   Clean Coal Technologies, Mr. Edward Sloma, Deputy Director, Department of Energy, Ministry of Economy
    14:20   Recycling and waste management, Mr. Konrad Miloszewski, Senior Expert, Department of Earth Protection, National Fund for Environment Protection
    14:35   Q&A
    14:45   Coffee break

    Session II: Financing the cooperation

    15:00   Financing of the low-emission and energy efficiency projects in Poland, Mr. Marcin Jamiolkowski, Senior Expert, Department of Industrial Projects, National Fund for Environment Protection
    15:15   Role of National Center for Research and Development in financing the R&D projects (NCBR), Mr. Gerard Lipinski, Project coordinator, National Center for Research and Development
    15:30   Facilities to finance low-emission projects overseas, Mr. Daisuke Miyabe, Division Chief, Division 4, Nuclear and Renewable Energy Finance Department
    15:45   Q&A

    16:00   Panel discussion on experience and prospects for bilateral cooperation, moderated by Ms. Barbara Letachowicz, Ministry of Environment

                Panelists: JCOAL, NEDO, JETRO, SMBC, Hitachi

    17:00   Small reception (glass of wine, snacks)

    18:00   Closing

    Anybody who wishes to attend the seminar can register his/her participation by sending an e-mail to: giving the name, title, organization, phone and e-mail details. The deadline for the registration is November 16th. 

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