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Notice: Innovation for Cool Earth Forum (ICEF) Starts on October 10, 2018

October 9, 2018

The fifth annual meeting of the Innovation for Cool Earth Forum (ICEF) will be held in Tokyo on October 10-11, hosted by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization.

ICEF is attended by the world’s leading experts from industry, academia, and government, and aims to encourage discussion and cooperation on addressing climate change issues through the promotion and acceleration of innovation in the areas of energy and the environment. The forum was established on the initiative of Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, and its annual meeting has been held in Japan since 2014.

The overall theme of this year’s ICEF meeting is “Driving Green Innovation.” The meeting will focus on business-led technological innovation toward decarbonization as well as social innovation that involves industry and consumers.

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