ACEF Speaker

Hideyuki Umeda

Director, Overseas Energy Infrastructure Office,
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Mr. UMEDA was appointed to the current role in July 2023. Before assuming the current position, he served as a Director General of Robot and Artificial Intelligence Technology Department of New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), where he oversaw NEDO’s R&D programs such as aircraft electrification and social implementation of drones and urban air mobility.


  • Regional Session: Driving Energy Transition and Decarbonization in Southeast Asia