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Introducing our regional energy modeling event series
4 July 2024, Sapporo, Japan

Dive deep into the world of PLEXOS modeling this July at #XcelerateXplore

Join like-minded energy industry professionals for PLEXOS demonstrations, case study presentations,
and networking opportunities.

Hear stories from PLEXOS users across the entire energy value chain as they showcase how PLEXOS has helped them & how that may help you solve your biggest energy planning challenges. You'll take away additional tools and knowledge of how to best leverage PLEXOS and make lasting connections with other professionals who experience the same industry challenges that you face.

Register to Attend

Secure your seat today as availability is limited. Follow the link to register for the event.  

This event is FREE to attend. More information can be found as you scroll further on this page. 



Event Agenda

We have packed a full day filled with Hands-on PLEXOS demonstrations, networking and user case study presentations.

Don't forget to join the conversation on social media via #XcelerateXplore


Room: Foyer
Yutaka Yamada - Senior Energy Market Analyst
Energy Exemplar

Get Hands-on with PLEXOS

During this session, we will walk through how to set up a model in PLEXOS that can be used for long-term planning. 


Room: Lumiere

Networking Lunch

Room: Marble
CoAnn Teoh & Ikuo Hoshino
Energy Exemplar

A Warm Welcome to Xcelerate Xplore Sapporo & Japan Energy Market Overview

CoAnn Teoh, VP APAC  & Ikuo Hoshino, Energy Exemplar's Japan Sales Lead will kick-start the afternoon providing a brief agenda, program overview and an overview of the Energy Market in Japan. 

Room: Lumiere
Dr Dante Recalde - VP, Solutions - APAC
Energy Exemplar

PLEXOS Overview

Join Dr Dante Recalde, VP Solutions, APAC as he provides an overview of PLEXOS. 

Room: Lumiere
Yu Takatsuji - General Planning Department

PLEXOS User Case Study Presentation - OCCTO

The future direction for evaluating methods that consider the impact of regional grid congestion.


Room: Lumiere
Hibiki Ryuzaki - Asset Optimization Department (Trading)
Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd.

Tokyo Gas' Optimization Initiatives and Utilization of PLEXOS

Introducing an overview of Tokyo Gas's efforts to optimize energy supply and demand, as well as explaining the positioning of PLEXOS, its approach to its utilization, and its development system.


Room: Lumiere

Networking Break

Solutions Team
Energy Exemplar

Optimizing transition to Net-zero in Japan

Join us for an insightful session delving into strategies and innovations aimed at optimizing Japan's transition to a Net-zero economy, featuring Energy Exemplar experts sharing actionable insights and best practices. Discover practical solutions and collaborative approaches crucial for achieving sustainability goals in Japan's evolving landscape.

Room: Lumiere
Hitoshi Nagata - Energy Transition Group

PLEXOS User Case Study Presentation - JERA

Introduction of Initiatives for Energy Transition in Asia.


Room: Lumiere
Solutions Team
Energy Exemplar

System Adequacy for the Future Energy System in Japan

Explore the critical topic of system adequacy in Japan's future energy landscape, where Energy Exemplar experts will discuss resilient strategies and infrastructure necessary for a sustainable energy system. Gain valuable insights into the challenges and opportunities shaping Japan's energy future, paving the way for informed decision-making and proactive solutions.

Room: Lumiere

PLEXOS User Case Study Presentation - MHI

More details to follow. 
Room: Lumiere
Ikuo Hoshino - Sales Lead, Japan
Energy Exemplar

Thank you and Close

Room: Lumiere

Networking Dinner

Join us for a networking dinner at the end of the event at Wanohassouan located in the Premier Hotel. 
Location: Wanohassouan, Premier Hotel

Event Venue

The event will be held at the Premier Hotel, Nakajima Park, Hokkaido, Japan.

Training begins at 10.00. If you are not joining the training, do join us for the welcome presentations and an afternoon of case studies, presentations and networking dinner. 


Locate the Conference

Address: 6 Chome-1-21 Minami 10 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido 064-8561, Japan