Kawasaki City will be holding the 19th Kawasaki International Eco-Business Forum!

 The Kawasaki Environment Research Institute hosts the Kawasaki International Eco-Business Forum as an occasion to exchange and disseminate information on cutting-edge decarbonization technologies developed by companies in Kawasaki City and decarbonization initiatives in and outside of Japan, among other such topics.

 The 19th Forum will put a spotlight on global trends and Kawasaki’s initiatives in recycling plastic resources, with session speakers introducing the latest trends in resource recycling. A panel discussion will also focus on the expectations and challenges of recycling plastics toward the establishment of a recycling-oriented economy and society.

The overview of the 19th Kawasaki International Eco-Business Forum

Date & Time

14:00-15:20(Japan Time), 17th (Thu) November 2022


Toward an Urban-Industrial Symbiosis
― Challenges of a plastic recycling city in a recycling-oriented economy and society ―


Main Conference Hall 1-3, 1st floor, Culttz Kawasaki (1-1-4 Fujimi, Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki City)


The forum will be held at an onsite venue with a live audience and live streaming over the Internet (Japanese/English).


70 (advance registration, first-come-first-served basis) *Everyone is welcome to attend. Same-day registration will be accepted if seats are available on the day of the forum.

Admission Fee



Please access the form below to register.
Registration Form

Registration Period

17th (Mon) October 2022~14th (Mon) November 2022 *Registration will close when all seats are filled.


Opening Address

Norihiko Fukuda Mayor of Kawasaki City

Address from the Co-organizer of the Forum

(to be decided), UNEP


Shunichi Honda, Programme Officer, UNEP International Environmental Technology Centre

Takashi Aoki Deputy General Manager, Global Business Division 1, Tokyo Century Corporation
Kenichi Ishihara Department Manager, Waste Policy Section, Living Environment Department, Environmental Protection Bureau, Kawasaki City
Masaki Takao CEO & Co-Founder, JEPLAN,INC.
Mayumi Tsuryu Executive Officer, Corporate Development Division/Senior Officer, Sustainability Development Department, Seven & i HLDGs. Co., Ltd.
Tsutomu Mizutani Director, Office for Recycling Promotion and Office for Promotion of Sound Material-Cycle Society, Environment Regeneration and Resource Circulation Bureau, Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan

(Alphabetical order)

Online Streaming Sites

YouTube Live site
English Channel:https://youtu.be/oJK1ZQIZaW4
Japanese Channel:https://youtu.be/ALQlg9LO62k

Publicity materials

19th Kawasaki International Eco-Business Forum