13th Asia-Pacific Eco-Business Forum in Kawasaki

City of Kawasaki, based on its experience in the efforts to reduce pollution and excellent environmental technology accumulated through them, has been promoting international contributions for the rapidly industrializing cities of developing countries to build sustainable urban model of environmental and industrial harmony.
As an occasion for sharing information regarding cutting-edge environmental technologies, the 13th Asia-Pacific Eco-Business Forum was held concurrently with the Kawasaki International Eco-Tech Fair 2017, with the concept of promoting relationships of trust between participating cities and Kawasaki city.

Date February 16(Thu), 2017
Venue Kawasaki Todoroki Arena
Organizer City of Kawasaki
Co-organizer United Nations Environment Programme/International Environmental Technology Centre(UNEP/IETC) / National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)
Supporters Non-Profit Organization Japan Association of Environment and Society for 21th Century / Non-Profit Organization Liaison Center for Creation of Industry & Environment / Institute of Industrial Promotion Kawasaki / The Kawasaki Chamber of Commerce  & Industry
Sponsoring Organizations Ministry of the Environment / Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry / International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI) / Global Environment Centre Foundation (GEC) / Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) / Japan Environmental Sanitation Center (JESC) /Environmental Cooperation Center , Japan(OECC)
Participants UNEP-IETC / NIES / GEC / Shenyang City Government (China) / State Government of Penang (Malaysia) / Bandung City Government (Indonesia)
/ Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province(Vietnam) and so on
Total number of participants: roughly 259 (Include 65 international participants from 5 cities abroad)
Program(PDF2.6MB 【ⅠKeynote Lecture】
Global Trades of Decarbonized Society and Promotion of Sustainable Urban Development

【ⅡFutuer Eco Cities Session】
Eco-City Challenges toward De-carbonization Society-Through Collaborative Actions among Industries, Public and Academia

【Ⅲ Inter-City Cooperation Session】
Inter-City Approach for Sustainable Development

【ⅣCorporate Action Session】
Corporate Action in the field of Environment in Asia