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Eco Asia Conference 2017
Eco Asia Conference will be held on 26-28 October 2017 during the Eco Expo Asia. With the aim to provide latest industry trend and development, experts and scholars from around the world will be invited to share insights. In addition to the Government Related session on 26 October and the latest green opportunities among the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area and Shanghai in the am session of 27 October, the Conference this year contains four B2B sessions, including new topic on Smart Sponge City – Self Sustainable Water Cycle, as well as Waste Management & Recycling, Green Buildings and Renewable Energies and Usage. Various topical seminars will also be organised, providing an additional platform for further business discussion.

26 / 10 / 2017 (Thursday)
For Trade Only
Eco Asia Conference — Government Related Session
Time : 14:00 – 16:15
Venue : Seminar Room, Hall 6, AsiaWorld-Expo
At this Government Related Session, Vice Minister for Foreign Trade of the Kingdom of the Netherlands will share the waste management experience of the Netherlands. Officials from the Chinese Mainland will also discuss on hot environmental issues, including Cross-province Water Pollution Prevention, Development and Forecast of Green Production in Pan Pearl River Delta Region and China’s Co-operation Green Blue Print with ASEAN Countries.
27 / 10 / 2017 (Friday)
For Trade Only
Eco Asia Conference — Waste Management & Recycling
Time : 11:00 – 13:15
Venue : Seminar Room, Hall 6, AsiaWorld-Expo
Korea’s Resources Circulation Technology and International Cooperation Cases
Speaker: Mr Yang Myung-Sik, Senior Deputy Director, Environmental Industry and Technology Division, Climate and Future Policy Bureau, Ministry of Environment of Korea, South Korea
Development in Waste Collection towards the Zero Waste Economy
Speaker: Ir Pantelis Noë, Director, Jewel, The Netherlands
How the Waste Producer Responsibility Framework has Supported the Launch of Recycling
Speaker: Mr Antoine Grange, CEO of Recycling and Recovery, SUEZ Asia
Introducing Sorting Plant for Reducing Waste and Increasing Recycle Waste
Speaker: Mr Taro Ikawa, General Manager, Daio Engineering Co. Ltd, Japan
Food Waste Total Recycling System – A Novel Zero Effluent Discharge Process to Convert Food Waste into High Market Value Products
Speaker: Ir Dr Anthony Ma, Principal Consultant, Environmental Management Division, Hong Kong Productivity Council
Eco Asia Conference — Latest Green Business Opportunities in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area and Shanghai
Time : 11:30 – 13:00
Venue : Business Exchange Area, Hall 3, AsiaWorld-Expo
The Chinese Mainland officials from Guangdong cities and Shanghai will share the latest green business opportunities in their regions. Notable speakers include Deputy Mayor of Foshan Municipal Government, representatives from Dongguan Environmental Protection Bureau, Zhongshan Environmental Protection Bureau and Guangdong Provincial Cleaner Production Association.
Eco Asia Conference — Smart Sponge City - Self Sustainable
Water Cycle
Time : 14:30 – 17:00
Venue : Seminar Room, Hall 6, AsiaWorld-Expo
Co-organisers : Water Supplies Department and Drainage Services Department,
The Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
Maximizing Every Drop Through One Water Planning
Speaker: Mr Jim Schlaman, Director of Water Sources, Black & Veatch, USA
Flood Control in Sponge City
Speaker: Mr Xaver Storr, CEO, IBS Group, Germany
Sustainable Application of Urban Water Cycle in Hong Kong
Speaker: Mr Joseph Chung, Chief Engineer (Development (2)), Water Supplies Department, HKSAR Government
SANI – A Wastewater Treatment Idea in a Sustainable Water Cycle
Speaker: Prof Guang-Hao Chen, Professor of Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Blue-green Infrastructure in New Development Area Project
Speaker: Ir YK Ho, Chief Engineer (Land Drainage), Drainage Services Department, HKSAR Government
Water Reuse Case Studies in Hong Kong
Speaker: Ir Prof Daniel M. Cheng, BBS, MH, JP, Managing Director, Dunwell Enviro-Tech (Holdings) Ltd
28 / 10 / 2017 (Saturday)
For Trade Only
Eco Asia Conference — Green Buildings
Time : 11:00 – 13:20
Venue : Seminar Room, Hall 6, AsiaWorld-Expo
Co-organiser : Business Environment Council and Hong Kong Green Building Council
Internet of Things Technology and Digitisation for Green Buildings
Speaker: Mr Travis Kan, Director of Business Development, Schneider Electric
So Much Data, So Little Time: How to Harness Analytics for the Purpose of Making Intelligent Decisions for Your Buildings in Today’s Fast-Speed World
Speaker: Ms Jimalyn Yao, Account Manager for Building Performance & Sustainability, Siemens Building Technologies
The Art & Science of Urban Microclimate Design and Local Good Case Studies
Speaker: Dr Benny Chow, Director cum Chairman of Industry Standards and Practices Committee, Hong Kong Green Building Council
Timber Hybrid Systems – A Game Change in Sustainable Building Construction
Speaker: Mr Rainer Strauch, Construction Engineer, Cree GmbH, Austria
Latest Development of Air Purification Technologies
Speaker: Dr Tin Lau, Technical Manager, Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited
Case Sharing of Energy Performance at BEC HQs Building with BEAM Plus Certification
Speaker: Ir Alan Hung, Senior Manager – Green Building and IAQ, Business Environment Council
Eco Asia Conference — Renewable Energies and Usage
Time : 14:30 – 16:30
Venue : Seminar Room, Hall 6, AsiaWorld-Expo
The Future of Energy: Smart, Interactive and Flexible
Speaker: Mr John O’Brien, Founder and Managing Director, Australian CleanTech, Australia
Aqueous Hydrogen Machine – Guiding a New Era of Energy
Speaker: Dr Xiang Hua, Chairman, Guangdong Hydrogen Energy Science and Technology Co., Ltd, the Chinese mainland
Offshore Wind and Distributed PV, an Overview of Europe, Asia and What It Means to
Hong Kong

Speaker: Ms Cathryn Chu, Regional Director, APAC, SgurrEnergy Hong Kong
The Making of a Sustainable Community: Energy Solutions
Speaker: Mr August Tiu, General Manager, New Projects, Agile Group Holdings Ltd
  • The Organisers reserve the right to alter the topics, contents, time and speakers of the programs
    without prior notice.
  • Admission is Free. Seats are granted on a first-come-first-served basis.

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