TRANSformative Impacts 〜 Case in Point 〜

G7 Kitakyushu Energy Ministerial Meeting

G7 Kitakyushu Energy Ministerial Meeting

Dates: May 1-2, 2016
Venue: RIHGA Royal Hotel
Number of Participants: 200 from G7 countries and 3 international organizations
Organizers: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Joint Statement: Kitakyushu Initiative on Energy Security for Global Growth

Ministers and other officials from G7 countries gathered together in Kitakyushu at the G7 Kitakyushu Energy Ministerial Meeting (EMM) to discuss the important global issue of energy. Discussions highlighted the issues of promoting energy investments, strengthening energy security, and energy sustainability under the main theme of “Energy Security for Global Growth.” The meeting adopted the “Kitakyushu Initiative on Energy Security for Global Growth,” which incorporates the outcomes of the “Youth Energy Summit Kitakyushu,” at which local students, who are the leaders of the future, studied about and discussed the issues of energy and the environment.

Kitakyushu’s Legacy

During the G7 meeting, venue exhibitions and pre- and post-meeting tours were used to spotlight Kitakyushu’s advanced environmental and energy measures, as well as technologies and products from local companies, universities, and research institutes. Visitors were welcomed to the city with Kitakyushu’s famously warm hospitality, local foods, and traditional culture.

The 3rd Asia Future Conference

Dates: September 29-October 3, 2016
Venue: Kitakyushu International Conference Center, the University of Kitakyushu
Number of Participants: 397 from 18 countries
Organizers: Sekiguchi Global Research Association, Atsumi International Foundation

The International Rubber Conference 2016 Kitakyushu

Dates: October 24-28, 2016
Venue: Kitakyushu International Conference Center, West Japan General Exhibition Center Annex
Number of Participants: 920 from 30 countries
Organizers: The Society of Rubber Science and Technology, Japan

Major Conferences

YEAR Meeting
2013 The 15th Tripartite Environment Ministers Meeting among Japan, Korea and China
2014 Asia Simulation Conference -AsiaSim 14-
2015 Asia Navigation Conference 2015 -ANC-
2015 The 7th Conference of Asian International Association of Dental Traumatology
2016 15th International Symposium on Magnetic Bearings -ISMB 15-
2016 2nd WVA-WMA Global Conference on One Health
2016 Prenatal Programming and Toxicity International Conference  -PPTOX 5-
2017 16th International Conference on Intelligent Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques -SoMet 2017-
2018 15th International Symposium on Functionally Granded Materials -ISGMS2018-
2019 The 2017 Asian Control Conference -ASCC2019-