Plenary speakers

Plenary speakers

Area 1

Area 2

Area 3

Area 4



Welcome address

Mr. Hideaki Ohmura (Aichi Prefectural Governor, Japan)


NEDO’s Photovoltaic R&D activities

Mr. Mitsuhiro Yamazaki (NEDO, Japan)


Energy Transition Toward Carbon Neutrality: The Role of Photovoltaics

Prof. Yukari Takamura (Univ. Tokyo, Japan)


Activities towards to carbon neutrality at Toyota

Mr. Koichi Nakata (Toyota Motor Corporation, Japan)


Towards low cost and sustainable PV systems at the TW scale

Prof. Brett Jason Hallam (ITP Renewables and UNSW, Australia)


Research directions in perovskite solar cells

Prof. Nam-Gyu Park (SungKyunKwan Univ., Korea)


Perovskite/Si tandem solar cells with 30% efficiency

Dr. Lars Korte (HZB, Germany)

Area 1

Policy, market, deployment, energy management, and related technologies

Sub area 1-1

Policy, market, deployment


Major innovative trends to address the multi TW Challenge

Dr. Daniel Mugnier (IEA PVPS, France)


Indian scenario of photovoltaics

Dr. Vineet Saini (Ministry of Science and Technology, India)

Sub area 1-2

Energy management and related technologies


Evolution of PV power generation and augmented energy management

Prof. Hideo Ishii (Waseda Univ., Japan)

Area 2

Advanced applications and core technologies for massive installation

Sub area 2-1

Solar to X


From solar power to chemicals. System challenges of scaling up CO2 electrochemical conversion in industry

Prof. Dr. Andrea Ramírez Ramírez (Delft Univ. Tech., the Netherlands)

Sub area 2-2

Advanced applications of photovoltaics


Application of high efficiency lightweight solar array to stratospheric uninhabited air system (UAS)

Mr. Paul Stevens (VOLTITUDE LTD., UK)

Sub area 2-3

Field performance of photovoltaic systems and related issues


Performance monitoring and inspection of PV modules and strings

Prof. Yoshihiro Hishikawa (Ritsumeikan Univ., Japan)

Area 3

Photovoltaic modules, solar cells, advanced materials, sophisticated processes, cell and module characterizations

Sub area 3-1

Wafer-based silicon photovoltaics and related technologies


Passivating contacts for highest efficient silicon solar cells and beyond

Dr. Martin Hermle (Fraunhofer ISE, Germany)

Sub area 3-2

Organic and inorganic thin-film photovoltaics, III-V high-efficiency devices and related technologies


First-principles study of defect and interface properties of thin-film solar cells

Prof. Su-Huai Wei (Beijing Computational Science Research Center, China)

Area 4

Perovskite and emerging photovoltaics, advanced materials, sophisticated processes

Sub area 4-1

Perovskite photovoltaics and related technologies


Tin perovskite solar cells fabricated via a two-step approach

Prof. Eric Wei-Guang Diau (National Chiao Tung Univ., Chinese Taipei)

Sub area 4-2

Emerging materials and game-change technologies


Halide perovskites as a space photovoltaic technology: Evaluating radiation hardness

Dr. Joseph M. Luther (NREL, USA)



Abstract Submission Deadline:
May 31 (Tue), 2022
(Extended) June 14 (Tue), 2022

Abstract Submission Deadline:
May 31 (Tue), 2022
(Extended) June 14 (Tue), 2022

Abstract  Acceptance Notice:
August 31 (Wed), 2022

Abstract  Acceptance Notice:
August 31 (Wed), 2022

Early-bird Registration Deadline:
September 14 (Wed), 2022

Early-bird Registration Deadline:
September 14 (Wed), 2022

Visa Support Application Deadline:
September 30 (Fri), 2022

Visa Support Application Deadline:
September 30 (Fri), 2022

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