Tokyo japan



Hotel Okura Tokyo,
Orchard Room (2F)


02 November 2016



9:00 – 9:30Registration
9:30 – 9:45 Opening RemarkDr. Hiroshi Kuniyoshi, Head of UNIDO ITPO Tokyo

Welcoming Remarks

HE Mr. Khaled Omran Sqait Sarhan ALAMERI, the UAE Ambassador to Japan

Mr.Shinichi Kihara, Director, Middle East and Africa Division, METI

09:45 – 10:05 GMIS IntroductionHE Eng. Ayman Al Makkawy, Director General, Industrial Development Bureau, Department of Economic Development, Abu Dhabi (DED)
10:10 – 11:30

Panel Session

Agenda (TBC):

Past, current situation, and future vision of industrialization of Japan and its policies (Panel presentation by METI)

Abu Dhabi’s challenge of its industrialization as the venue of GMIS (Panel presentation by DED and JFE Steel)

Industrial Revolution in Manufacturing Industry (Panel Presentation by NRI)

Moderator: Mr. Shigeharu Satake, Advisor, JCCME / Senior Consultant, NRI)


  • Mr. Ahmed Mohammad Bin Ghannam, Executive Director, DED (TBC)
  • Ms. Mariam Al Kindi, GMIS
  • Mr. Mitsuru Anezaki, General Manager, Energy Industry Steel Products Export Dept., JFE Steel
  • METI (TBD)
  • Mr. Yasushi Konno, Head, Global Practice Group in Automotive, Deputy Managing Director of Consulting Div., Nomura Research Institute (NRI)
11:30 – 12:30  Networking Lunch

Contact Information

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Ms. Jessica Schroeder
phone: +971 55 207 0221