NEDO to Exhibit at INNOPROM, Russia's Largest Industrial Trade Fair
－Promoting global interchange through introduction of the latest technologies and participation in panel discussions－
July 4, 2017
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
NEDO will take part in INNOPROM, Russia’s largest industrial trade fair, to be held in Ekaterinburg, Russia, from July 10-13, 2017.
As an organization affiliated with the Japanese Government, NEDO's booth will be located in the Japan Pavilion, where NEDO will display the latest Japanese technologies, such as a robotic wheelchair chair and heat/electricity cogeneration systems. NEDO will also participate in panel discussions to help promote international corporate collaboration focused on new technologies.
NEDO will take part in INNOPROM, Russia's largest industrial trade fair, to be held in Ekaterinburg, Russia, from July 10-13, 2017. INNOPROM is an annual trade fair that showcases future trends in Russia's industrial and manufacturing industries, and also functions as a platform to encourage and promote international cooperation. In July 2016, Japan became the official partner country for INNOPROM-2017.*
As an organization affiliated with the Japanese government, NEDO’s booth will be located in the Japan Pavilion where NEDO will display the latest Japanese technologies, such as a robotic wheelchair chair and heat/electricity cogeneration systems. NEDO will also participate in panel discussions to help promote international corporate collaboration focused on new technologies.
2．Overview of NEDO's booth
|Location||Japan Pavilion, Pavilion 1 Booth Number: 1 JP-39, Ekaterinburg-EXPO (Japan Pavilion hosted by Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO))|
|Theme||Global Solutions for the Next|
|Booth Overview||NEDO will display technologies that will serve as solutions to issues confronting both Russia and the world. Some examples are the world’s first robotic wheelchair for the elderly and disabled, as well as gas turbine-powered heat/electricity cogeneration systems that enable a stable energy supply. These represent just some of the cutting-edge technologies NEDO is actively working on that contribute to the enhancement of our lifestyle and the urban environment, provide a stable regional energy supply, and improve factory processes. NEDO hopes to not only resolve a wide range of energy, environmental, social and industrial issues, but also create new global opportunities for businesses in Russia and around the world.|
Products and panels on display
"Rodem," the world's first safe and simple robotic wheelchair for the elderly and disabled
High-performance industrial drones for a wide range of uses such as agricultural spraying and disaster area surveys
Gas turbine-driven heat/electricity cogeneration system for an efficient and stable regional power supply
Coke dry quenching (CDQ): a well-known energy saving technology in the steel making industry
The following technologies will also be on display:
Technologies to improve lifestyles and the urban environment
|Advanced traffic signal system for Moscow||Kyosan Electric Manufacturing Co.,Ltd.,
Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
|New public transport system for the Philippines combining electric tricycles and an electric vehicle ecosystem||SoftBank Corp.
|Working drone with attached robotic arms||PRODRONE Co., Ltd.
|Waste Treatment Technology in Buriyatia||Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
The Institute of Applied Energy
Technologies to provide a stable regional energy supply
|NEDO's wind power generation system in Kamchatka in the Russian Federation||KOMAIHALTEC Inc., FUJI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. and Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
|Smart community demonstration project in Germany for local energy production and consumption||NTT DOCOMO, INC., NTT FACILITIES, INC., Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd., Hitachi Information & Telecommunication Engineering, Ltd.
Technologies to improve factory processes
|R&D on thermoelectric conversion technology||Thermal Management Materials and Technology Research Association (TherMAT)
3．Panel discussion(Japanese Delegation Secretariat: Japan Association for Trade with Russia & NIS)
A number of panel discussions will be held at INNOPROM-2017 to facilitate global collaboration between Japanese and Russian corporations. NEDO will be participating in discussions on the following two themes:
Russian-Japanese Industrial Forum: Optimization of Trade-Industrial Relation
July 10 (planned for Pavilion 4, Hall 1)
Panelists will include NEDO Chairman Kazuo Furukawa and representatives of major companies from various countries. Mr. Hiroshige Seko, Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade, and Industry and Minister for Economic Cooperation with Russia, and H.E. Mr. Maksim Stanislavovich Oreshkin，Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, are also scheduled to participate in the discussion.
The nature of innovation: Energy Efficient and Environment Friendly Technologies
July 11 (planned for Pavilion 4, Hall 4)
Discussion is planned to be moderated by NEDO Executive Director Makoto Watanabe.
The program is subject to change without notice.
On July 13, 2016, the Japan Association for Trade with Russia & NIS and the Japan External Trade Organization signed a Memorandum of Understanding with relevant Russian Federation organizations whereby Japan was designated as the Partner Country for INNOPROM-2017.
4．For more information, please contact:
NEDO International Affairs Department
Contact Persons: agyu, Yoshizaki, Kohmoto, Sakai E-mail: email@example.com