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Tokyo-London Green Finance Seminar 2021 (February)

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Tokyo-London Green Finance Seminar 2021 (February)

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and British Embassy Tokyo co-hosted the Tokyo-London Green Finance Seminar 2021 based on the Memorandum of Understanding Between The City of London Corporation and Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
The seminar featured opening and closing remarks by the Governor of Tokyo and the British, as well as a keynote speech by the Lord Mayor, a discussion and a panel discussion with green finance experts from Japan and abroad.

▲Greetings by Governor of Tokyo

▲Keynote Speech by Load Mayer


▲Panel Discussion

▲Greetings by British Ambassador


  • Date:Wednesday February 10th 2021 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. (GMT)
  • Format:Online


    Time(GMT) Item Main speakers
    8:30 a.m. Governor Greetings
    (Video Message)
    Yuriko Koike, Governor of Tokyo
    8:35 Keynote speech
    (Video Message)
    William Russell, the Rt Hon
    the Mayor of the City of London
    8:45 Discussion
    "Dialogue on the role of UK and Japan on TCFD and Green Recovery"
    ・Shigehiko Mori, Director, Risk Advisory Financial Service Industry, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
    ・Sir Roger Gifford, Former Lord Mayor and Alderman of the City of London Corporation, and Chair, Green Finance Institute
    ・Satoshi Ikeda, Chief Sustainable Finance Officer, Financial Services Agency, Japan
    9:15 Panel discussion
    "Key business update, Green Finance and Covid-19's impact"
    ・Hideki Takada, Green Finance Network Japan (GFNJ), Executive Director
    ・Hiroyuki Kato, President & CEO, DBJ Securities
    ・Eiichiro Adachi, Japan Research Institute, Director
    ・Sherry Madera, Chief Industry & Government Affairs Officer, London Stock Exchange Group
    ・Amane Yamazaki Managing Director, Head of Sustainable Business Office (Social & Environmental Risk Management), Solution Products Division of MUFG Bank, Ltd.
    9:55 British Embassy Greetings(Video Message) Paul Madden, British Ambassador to Japan

◆Leaflet of the seminar
Leaflet (PDF)

ロゴ Tokyo-London Green Finance Seminar 2021 is one of the
Collaboration Events in the "Tokyo Sustainable Finance Week".
For more detail, please refer the below link.