On the occasion of the visit to Venice of Ms. Chiyo Ikeda, Senior Staff Member of Tokyo Metropolitan Government, a workshop sponsored by Hydrogen Park and Veneto Innovazione was held in Marghera last 23 November, with the aim to discuss the future of hydrogen technologies.
Ms. Ikeda provided an overview of Tokyo’s investment plan toward realizing a hydrogen-based society, to be implemented within next five years for the Olympic Games 2020.
Italian speakers (see the agenda below) described some of the projects currently underway: the initiative “Hydrogen Mobility Italy” (mobilitah2.it), aimed at developing a national plan of hydrogen fuelling infrastructure in Italy; HEPIC project - promoted by Hydrogen Park and managed by Alilaguna – for the realization of the first Fuel Cell boat, suitable for public transport in the Venice lagoon; the innovative solutions for hydrogen mobility developed by McPhy Energy.
Japan & Italy – The Future of Hydrogen Technologies Towards the Olympic Games 2020
Monday, 23 November 2015
Venezia Marghera - Hydrogen Park - via delle Industrie 19
9.30 Opening remarks
Michela Coletto - President, Hydrogen Park
Alessandro Benassi - Veneto Region-Department of Environment
Gabriele Marini - CEO, Veneto Innovazione
Antonella Piva - Veneto Promozione
10.00 Tokyo’s Efforts Toward Realizing a Hydrogen-based Society
Chiyo Ikeda - Tokyo Metropolitan Government-Bureau of Environment
10.25 Towards a National rollout Plan of Hydrogen fuelling infrastructure in Italy
Roberto Francia - Managing Partner, Cinque International; Secretary General, H2 Mobility Italy
10.50 HEPIC Project: the first Lagoon Passenger Craft featuring Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Powertrain
Fabio Sacco - President, Alilaguna
Moreno Vizianello - CEO, Vizianello Shipyard
Paolo Delzanno - CEO, Dolomitech
11.15 McPhy Energy H2 Innovative Solutions for Mobility
Diana De Rosmini - Sales Director Southern Europe, McPhy Energy Italia
11.40 Open Discussion
14.00 Marghera – Navigation on board Alilaguna’s electric motorboat “Scossa”
15.30 Fusina – Enel Powerplant “A. Palladio” - Visit to the hydrogen powered gas turbine