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Green IT International Symposium


  • Date: May 29th, 2008
  • Venue: The Prince Park Tower Tokyo (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Host: Green IT Promotion Council
  • Co-Host: New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
  • Supporter: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
Opening Remarks
Mr. Katsuhiko Machida (Chairman, Green IT Promotion Council)
Ms. Lorie Wigle (President, Climate Savers Computing Initiative)
Mr. John Tuccillo (Board of Director, The Green Grid)
"Research and Development of Green IT"
Dr. Hiroyuki Yoshikawa
(President, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
Session 1
"Moore’s Law Driving Energy Efficiency and Energy Savings"
Mr. Patrick Gelsinger
(Senior Vice President General Manager, Digital Enterprise Group, Intel Coporation)
WSC (World Semiconductor Council) Special Session
"The Semiconductor Industry Contribution to Saving Energy and Protecting the Global Environment"
Dr. Frank Huang (Chairman, The World Semiconductor Council
/Chairman, Powerchip Semiconductor Corp.)
"The Environmental Activities in the Japanese Semiconductor Industry"
Mr. Masashi Muromachi (Chairman, The Semiconductor Board of JEITA
/Corporate Executive Vice President, Toshiba Corporation)
Session 2
"Beyond Performance"
Mr. Randy Allen
(Senior Vice President, Computing Solutions, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.)
Session 3
"Challenges to Realize the Cool Earth through “Green IT” "
Mr. Junzo Kawakami (Representative Executive Officer,
Executive Vice President and Executive Officer, Hitachi, Ltd.)

Lunch Time

Special Session 1
“Green IT Initiatives” (Tentative)
Mr. Hideichi Okada
(Director-General, Commerce and Information Policy Bureau,
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI))
Special Session 2
"Activities for Energy / Environmental Technology and GreenIT"
Mr. Takahiko Yamamoto
(President, New Energy any Industrial Technology Development Organization)
Session 4
"Green IT in Manufacturing"
Mr. Shuzo Kaihori
(President & CEO, Yokogawa Electric Corporation)
Session 5
"Eco Innovation For Our Earth"
Mr. John Gage
(Chief Researcher and Director of the Science Office, Sun Microsystems Inc.)

Coffee Break

Panel Session 1
"Energy Saving of the IT"
<Moderator> Mr. Naoki Asami (Operating Officer, Group Publisher of Electronics
/Mechanical Group,Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.)
Mr. Matt J. Krupnick (Senior Manager, Global Public Policy, Dell Inc.)
Dr. Jan Gronski (Managing Director, Reach & Development Center, Cisco Systems)
Mr. Hitoshi Takagi (1st Computers Operations Unit
/Computers Division Chief Manager, NEC Corporation)
Mr. Kensuke Tomita (Electronic and Information Technology Development Dept. Manager,
New Energy any Industrial Technology Development Organization)


Panel Session 2
"Energy Saving by the IT"
<Host> Ph. Dr. Seiichi Shin
(Department of System Engineering, The University of Electro-Communications)
Mr. Chiaki Ito (Corporate Senior Executive Vice President
and Representative Director, FUJITSU LIMITED)
Mr. Shinichi Yamada (Executive Vice President & Director, Senior Executive Manager,
Research and Development Headquarters, NTT DATA Corporation)
Dr. Kazushi Kuse ( IBM Japan, Ltd.)
Mr. Takayuki Sumita (Director, Information and Communication Electronics Division,
Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI))

H.E. Akira Amari ( Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry)

Closing Remarks
Mr. Isao Uchida (Vice Chairmen, Green It Promotion Council)

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