Platinum Sponsors

Kawasaki Heavy Industries

Since its founding in 1896, Kawasaki has continued to innovate and develop its business in a wide range of fields, including rolling stock, aircraft, energy and environmental products, industrial equipment, and motorcycles. Under the group mission “Global Kawasaki, working as one for the good of the planet,” we focus on three areas: “Safe and Secure Remote Society,” “Near-Future Mobility,” and “Energy and Environmental Solutions”. One of our focus is the hydrogen business as a challenge towards carbon neutrality.

Volvo Car Japan Limited

Volvo Car Japan Limited
Volvo Cars was founded in 1927 and today serves customers in over 100 countries.
Volvo Cars has the ambition to become a fully electric car company by 2030 and a climate-
neutral company by 2040, with the purpose to give people the freedom to move in a personal,
sustainable and safe way.
“Volvo EX30”, a compact SUV exhibited at the event booth, is its smallest electric vehicle using
sustainable interior and exterior materials, and also has the smallest carbon footprint of any
Volvo car to date.

Mazda Motor Corporation

Headquartered in Hiroshima, Mazda is an automobile manufacturer that operates its manufacturing and sales distribution business in over 130 countries worldwide. It sells approximately 1.11 million vehicles annually.

Founded in 1920 with the aspiration to contribute to society through manufacturing, the company played a significant role in the recovery of Hiroshima by resuming production just four months after the end of World War II.

The company’s ‘challenger spirit’ and technological excellence led to the world’s first commercial application of the rotary engine in 1967, bringing ‘the joy of driving’ to people across the globe.

Guided by the philosophy of “enrich life in motion for those we serve,” and uniting all stakeholders with shared aspirations, Mazda aims to be a trusted company that is chosen by society and future generations continuously.

Gold Sponsors

Kao Corporation

Kao’s mission is to create a Kirei life for all—providing care and enrichment for the life of all people and the planet. As we face rapid changes in society and the natural environment, Kao will integrate ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) perspectives into our business to help us meet the needs and desires of the people to live more sustainably, or the Kirei Lifestyle. We put our imagination and innovation to the task of enriching lives that will lead to living a beautiful life, inside and out — the Kirei Lifestyle.

Japan Airlines CO., Ltd.

Japan Airlines was established in 1951 as the first wholly Japanese commercial airline post-war and celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2021.
It is a member of the oneworld alliance, a global airline alliance, and operates a number of businesses centered on international air transportation. Setting ESG strategy the topmost strategy in order to realize value creation and growth, it aims to become the world’s most preferred and valued airline group, by helping to create a vibrant society and a future where many people and goods freely move around.

PwC Japan LLC

At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We’re a network of firms in 151 countries with nearly 364,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services.

Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.

Mitsui Chemicals’ roots can be traced back to 1912 when it began producing raw material for chemical fertilizers from coal gas byproducts, the first company in Japan to do so. This undertaking significantly contributed to increasing agricultural productivity, a major social issue at the time. And in 1958 it built Japan’s first petrochemical complex and so provided impetus to Japan’s industry. Today, the company boasts many world-class products and with over 150 companies in 30 countries and areas. Mitsui Chemicals will continue to contribute to solving social challenges with its state-of-the-art technology and by “Creating New Customer Value through Innovation”.
More information can be found at https://jp.mitsuichemicals.com/en/

Mitsubishi Estate CO., LTD

Mitsubishi Estate Company is a comprehensive real estate company established in 1937. With
the basic mission of “contributing to society through urban development,” the company’s
business areas include the development, leasing, and operation management of offices and
commercial facilities, the development of profitable real estate, the development and sale of
housing, design supervision, and real estate brokerage, overseas business, etc. We will
contribute to the truly valuable society through environmentally friendly and attractive urban
development that satisfies the people who live, work and rest in the city.

Silver Sponsors

ABeam Consulting Ltd.

ABeam Consulting is an integrated management consulting firm that provides global services tailored to each country and region through its worldwide network centered in Asia. The wide range of consulting services it provides include strategy, BPR, IT, organization/personnel, outsourcing and other domains of specialized expertise. Roughly 7,500 richly experienced professional ABeam consultants advise in the areas of finance, manufacturing, distribution, energy, information communications, as well as industry, and organizations in the public sector and other sectors. ABeam Consulting creates the future together with corporations and other organizations. As a creative partner leading the way reliably through change, we contribute to industrial and societal change.

EY Japan

EY four integrated service lines — Assurance, Consulting, Strategy and Transactions, and Tax — and our deep sector knowledge, we help our clients to capitalize on new opportunities and assess and manage risk to deliver responsible growth. Our high-performing, multidisciplinary teams help them fulfill regulatory requirements, keep investors informed and meet stakeholder needs.

NTT DATA Group Corporation

NTT DATA Group – a part of NTT Group – is a trusted global innovator of IT and business services headquartered in Tokyo. We help clients transform through consulting, industry solutions, business process services, IT modernization and managed services. NTT DATA Group enables clients, as well as society, to move confidently into the digital future. We are committed to our clients’ long-term success and combine global reach with local client attention to serve them in over 50 countries. Visit us at nttdata.com

MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc.

MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. is the insurance holding company of the new Group formed in April 2010 through the merger of Aioi Insurance Co., Ltd., Nissay Dowa General Insurance Co., Ltd., and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Group.
The purpose of MS&AD insurance Group is to achieve sustainable growth and to enhance enterprise value through the creation of a world-leading insurance and financial services group that operates globally, by rapidly and significantly improving quality and expanding its operating presence and corporate resources.


Suntory Group aims to create a society full of “Brilliance of life.” With our mission “To create harmony with people and nature,” Suntory contributes to creating a rich and prosperous lifestyle by providing products and services of the highest quality, and aspires to create a sustainable society while always being mindful of social diversity as well as coexisting with the beautiful global environment.

Sun Messe Co.,Ltd.

Sun Messe is a general printing company with diverse human resources and production facilities. With a seamless integrated in-house production system from planning, production, to delivery, we provide a wide range of support for our customers’ information transmission and communication.
The Sun Messe Research Institute (Sinc), a research institute of the Sun Messe Group, contributes to the realization of a better society through services that integrate creativity and technology, with a focus on consulting for the practice of sustainability management.


In April 2025, Shimadzu Corporation will celebrate the 150th anniversary of its founding by Genzo Shimadzu in 1875.
Based on company Philosophy of “Contributing to Society through Science and Technology”, the management principle of “Realizing Our Wishes for the Well-being of Mankind and the Earth,” and Shimadzu Group Sustainability Charter, we are promoting activities to solve social issues through our business and acting responsibly as members of society. For the next 100 years, in the areas for creating social value,We will continue to pursue planetary health with our global partners.

SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation

We have owned and operated satellites for over 30 years and currently offer a range of satellite communication services through 17 geostationary satellites. These services include satellite broadcasting (SKY PerfecTV!), internet access for aircraft and vessels, as well as backup communication lines in the event of disasters. Furthermore, we are actively advancing the development of an innovative communication network , along with a global data collection network, with the aim of realizing a highly advanced, interconnected society.

Salesforce Japan Co.,Ltd.

Salesforce empowers companies of every size and industry to connect with their
customers through the power of data + AI + CRM + trust. For more information about
Salesforce, visit: salesforce.com/jp.

Takenaka Corporation

Takenaka Corporation is one of Japan’s so−called super general contractors.
With over 400 years since its foundation in 1610, Takenaka is improving building methods and technologies by the traditional design−build contract method, but the company also responds to the requirements for sophistication and diversification in contemporary architecture by incorporating leading−edge technologies.


Toyota Motor Corporation works to develop and manufacture innovative, safe and high-qualityproducts and services that create happiness by providing mobility for all. We believe that trueachievement comes from supporting our customers, partners, employees, and thecommunities in which we operate. Since our founding over 80 years ago in 1937, we haveapplied our Guiding Principles in pursuit of a safer, greener and more inclusive society. Today,as we transform into a mobility company developing connected, automated, shared andelectrified technologies, we also remain true to our Guiding Principles and many of the UnitedNations’ Sustainable Development Goals to help realize an ever-better world, where everyoneis free to move.

Benesse Holdings, Inc.

Our philosophy in the Benesse Group is to help everyone attain well-being by always being there with the tools and support that build their motivation and empower them to solve problems at every stage of their lives. This philosophy is the fundamental basis for all of our business activities.
With the lineup of services that we offer in each of our business segments that support people throughout their lives, including education and nursing care, we aim to fuel dreams and aspirations for everyone while playing a pivotal role in helping to achieve them.

Lion Corporation

Lion Corporation has sought to encourage consumers to enjoy healthy living through the provision of superior products while engaging in communication and educational activities aimed at promoting better living habits since our founding. And we will create environmentally friendly habits with consumers to continuously offer planet-friendly lifestyles that make more sustainable living easy.
We have defined our purpose as “Make a difference in everyday lives by redesigning habits: ReDesign.” We seek to create social and economic value by putting this purpose into action.

Bronze Sponsors

ASICS Corporation
ERM Japan Ltd.
Odakyu Electric Railway Co., Ltd.
Kai Corporation
KidsStar Inc.
QVC Japan, Inc.
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.
Dentsu Group Inc.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
McDonald’s Company (Japan), Ltd.
Nestlé Japan Ltd.
Bridgestone Corporation
Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.
Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co.,Ltd.
Yutaka Inc.
Ray Corporation

Carbon Offset Partner

South Pole

Sustainable Cities & Communities Forum

NEC Networks & System Integration Corporation
NTT Communications Corporation
Kumagai Gumi Co., Ltd.
JTB Corp.
Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company

Media Partner

Vane Online
web dentsu-ho

ethica is a web magazine based on the concept of “GOOD FOR ME, GOOD FOR THE WORLD.”

Gyosei Online
Circular Economy Hub

Circular Economy Hub is an online platform that covers the latest circular economy trends worldwide. The content includes case studies, insights, events, networking, and business matching services. We also help businesses and cities develop and implement a circular economy strategy.

Sustainable Brand Journey
CSR Communicate
Japan Innovation Review

A specialized media for corporate transformation run by JBpress. Based on the concept of “Changing the organization, changing society. Going beyond DX,” we aim to realize a better world through initiatives such as “SX (Sustainability Transformation)” and “DX (Digital Transformation).” We deliver useful content related to corporate transformation.

Huffpost Japan


Ministry of the Environment Government of Japan
Non profit organization Interdisciplinary Highschool Research Program
ACE(Japan-based NGO on Child Labour)
Ethical Association
NPO Support Center Japan
Green Purchasing Network (GPN)
Global Compact Network Japan
Japan International Cooperation Agency
Japan Association for the United Nations Environment Programme
CSO Network Japan
CDP Worldwide-Japan
Sharing Economy Association, Japan
WWF Japan
DMO TOKYO Marunouchi
Japan Ethical Initiative
Japan Sustainable Investment Forum
Japan Sustainable Labels Association
Japan Institute of Design Promotion
The Most Beautiful Villages in Japan
Japan Fundraising Association
Japan Marketing Research Association
PEACE DAY Foundation
Fairtrade Japan
Ligare(OMY Area Management Association)
Growth Company Plus Inc.
Response Ability, Inc.