Programme

Speakers

  • 2016
  • 2014
Information is accurate as at 5 July 2016. List of speakers is subjected to changes.
 
CEC - Combined Sessions

Joint Opening
Clean Environment Convention & 
Clean Environment Regulators Roundtable
Opening Plenary: Smart Solutions for Growing Cities

Mr Han Fook Kwang
Mr Han Fook Kwang (Moderator)
Editor-at-Large
Singapore Press Holdings
Philip Heylen
Mr Philip Heylen

Alderman for Culture, Economy, City and District Maintenance, Heritage and Religious Services, City of Antwerp, Belgium


Peter Hug
Dr Peter Hug
Managing Director
EUnited Cleaning, European Cleaning Systems Manufacturers Association
Peter Lacy
Mr Peter Lacy
Global Managing Director
Accenture Strategy & Sustainability

David Newman
Mr David Newman
President
International Solid Waste Association (ISWA)
Masagos Zulkifli
HE Masagos Zulkifli
Minister for the Environment and Water Resources, Singapore


CEC Session 1: Small Actions, Big Impact: Shaping Mindset & Behaviour

Mr Chris Cracknell
Mr Chris Cracknell
Immediate Past Director and Treasurer
World Federation of Building Service Contractors (WFBSC)
Ms Sheridan Prasso2
Ms Sheridan Prasso (Moderator)
Editor-at-Large
Bloomberg News

Peter Wadewitz
Mr Peter Wadewitz
CEO
Australian Organics Recycling Association
Dr William Wan
Dr William Wan
General Secretary
Singapore Kindness Movement


Kathryn Warren
Mrs Kathryn Warren
Principal Consultant
Ricardo Energy & Environment
Toshinari Yokoo
Mr Toshinari Yokoo
CEO
Greenbird


CEC Session 2: Staying Competitive With a Smart, Skilled and Sustainable Workforce

Mr David Biderman
Mr David Biderman
Executive Director
Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)
Mr Chris Cracknell
Mr Chris Cracknell (Moderator)
Immediate past Director and Treasurer
World Federation of Building Service Contractors (WFBSC)

Ann Germain
Ms Anne M.Germain
Director of Waste & Recycling Technology
National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA)
United States
HE Mr Shinji Inoue
Mr Shinji Inoue
State Minister for Ministry of the Environment, Japan

Kwek Kok Kwong
Mr Kwek Kok Kwong
CEO
NTUC Learning Hub
Loh Gek Khim
Mdm Loh Gek Khim
Director
Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA)

Melissa Tan
Ms Melissa Tan
President
Waste Management and Recycling Association of Singapore (WMRAS)
CEC - Cleaning

Track 1 - Technology and The Internet of Things: Will it Help or Hinder?

Markus Asch
Mr Markus Asch
President
EUnited Cleaning, European Cleaning Machines Association
Mr Balakrishnan T.
Mr T. Balakrishnan
Vice President
Diversey Care Asia Pacific
Sealed Air

Mr Edward Goh
Mr Edward Goh
General Manager
Veolia ES Singapore Industrial Pte Ltd
Mr Andrew Khaw
Mr Andrew Khaw
Senior Director
Productivity Growth through ICT
Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) of Singapore

Tony Khoo
Mr Tony Khoo (Moderator)
President
International Facility Management Association (IFMA) - Singapore Chapter
Mr Sam Siah
Mr Sam Siah
Regional Manager
Informix
IBM Singapore Pte Ltd

Track 2 - Beyond Surface Cleaning: How important is Hygiene & Disinfection?

Mr Oliver Andersch
Mr Oliver Andersch
Management Consultant
Admitted Generally Sworn and Court Certified Expert of the Commercial Court Vienna
Republic of Austria
Mr Clive Damonze
Mr Clive Damonze
Director
Metserve Managed Solutions (Pty) Ltd.

Linda Quek
Ms Linda Quek Seow Chiang (Moderator)
Principal Technical Consultant and Food Safety Auditor
LQ Consult
Dr Jyoti Somani
Dr Jyoti Somani
Senior Consultant, Department of General Medicine, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Mr Matthew Turner
Mr Matthew P. Turner
Asia Pacific Technical Manager
3M Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Track 3 - Sustainable Business Models for Better Cleaning Performance

Peter Hug
Dr Peter Hug
Managing Director
EU Cleaning - European Cleaning Systems Manufacturers Association
Lim Lan Yuan
Dr Lim Lan Yuan
President
Association of Property & Facility Managers

Eduardo A Manahan
Mr Eduardo A. Manahan
Chairman
Building Owners and Managers Association of the Philippines (BOMAP) 
Milton Ng
Mr Milton Ng (Moderator)
President
Environmental Management Association of Singapore (EMAS) 

Mr Sebastian Power
Mr Sebastian Power
Chief Operating Officer
PCS Security and Facilities Services Ltd

CEC - Waste Management

Track 1 - Circular Economy For Greater Competitiveness

Mr Ynse De Boer
Mr Ynse de Boer (Moderator)
Managing Director
Accenture Strategy & Sustainability
Susan Chong
Ms Susan Chong
CEO
Greenpac (S) Pte Ltd

Frederik Van Eijk
Mr Freek van Eijk
Founder and Managing Director
Acceleratio
Dr Mervyn Jones
Dr Mervyn Jones
Director
Sustainable Global Resources

Peter Lacy
Mr Peter Lacy
Global Managing Director
Accenture Strategy & Sustainability
Dr Lee Hui Mien

Dr Lee Hui Mien
Head of Sustainability
Ikano Pte Ltd, Singapore


Dr Janez Potocnik
Mr Janez Potočnik
Co-Chair, International Resource Panel (IRP)
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Track 2 - Can Cities Unlock the Resource Potential of Food Waste?

Kenneth Bellamy

Mr Ken Bellamy
Founder and Managing Director
VRM Group

Dr Mervyn Jones
Dr Mervyn Jones (Moderator)
Director
Sustainable Global Resources

Mr Hermann Koller
Mr Hermann Koller
Managing Director
International Solid Waste Association (ISWA)
Nichol Ng
Ms Nichol Ng
Co-founder
The Food Bank Singapore Ltd

Thomas Tang
Dr Thomas Tang
Sustainability Director
AECOM
Managing Director
Kuala Lumpur Centre for Sustainable Innovation

Track 3 - Smart Solutions to Maximise The Value of Waste


Mr David Biderman
Mr David Biderman
Executive Director
Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)
Frank Holmgaard
Mr Frank Holmgaard
Lead Consultant
Ramboll

Mr Dick Hoogendoorn
Mr Dick Hoogendoorn
Managing Director
Dutch Waste Management Association (DWMA)
Mr Juan Josse
Mr Juan Josse
Chief Engineer
Anaergia, Inc.

David Newman
Mr David Newman (Moderator)
President
International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) 
Dr Eugene Tseng
Dr Eugene Tseng
President
E. Tseng and Associates, Inc. 

CEC - Cleaning

Session 1: Win- Win- Win Partnerships

paulin
Associate Professor Paulin Tay Straughan
Vice-Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences / Deputy Head, Department of Sociology 
National University of Singapore
Peter_McLean
Mr Peter McLean
National Chief Executive Officer, Keep Australia
Beautiful National Association

cess_Phillip
HE Mr Philip Heylen
Vice Mayor for Culture, Economy, City Maintenance and Property Management,
City of Antwerp, Belgium
William_Wan
Dr William Wan
General Secretary, Singapore Kindness Movement

yokoo
Mr Yokoo Toshinari
Chief Executive Officer,
Green Bird

Session 2: Technology, a Force Multiplier - Why, What and How

jayson
Mr Jayson Goh
Senior Vice-President (Airport Operations Management), Changi Airport Group,
Singapore
klaus
Mr Klaus Puehmeyer
Chief Executive Officer / Managing Director
Karcher South East Asia Pte Ltd

lionel
Mr Lionel Prodgers
Managing Director
Agents4RM International
sk
Mr Shrinivas Kowligi
Regional Manager, Smarter Cities,
ASEAN at IBM Singapore

Session 3: From Design to Maintenance – Creating Future Sustainable Buildings

cyrille
Mr Cyrille Bataller
Managing Director ( Emerging Technology Innovation), Accenture
Hideo
Dr Hideo Furuhashi
Consultant, Japan Building Management Association (JBMA)

lly
Dr Lim Lan Yuan
President, Association of Property
and Facility Managers (APFM)
peter_hug
Dr Peter Hug
Managing Director, German Engineering Federation (VDMA); European Cleaning Systems Manufacturers Association (EUnited Cleaning); European Building Automation and Controls Manufacturers (eu.bac)

stephen_ashkin
Mr Stephen P. Ashkin
President
The Ashkin Group, LLC
tls
Mr Tai Lee Siang
Past President, Singapore Green Council & Group Managing Director,
ONG & ONG Pte Ltd

Session 4 : How Clean IS Clean?

raj
Dr Raj Rajan
RD&E Vice President and, Global Sustainability Leader Ecolab Inc.

milton
Mr Milton Ng
President, Environmental Management
Association of Singapore (EMAS)
oliver_0
Mr Oliver Andersch
Director of Cleaning Excellence and Development,
ISS Facility Services Pte Ltd

frank_v
Mr Frank Veneman
Executive Board Member
Vereniging Schoonmaak Research (VSR)
herr_vincenzo
Mr Herr Vincenzo Geddes
Chief Executive Officer, Dulevo International

Session 5: SMART Cleaning Workforce in a Growing Affluent Society

raju
Mr Raju Seth
Master Trainer, German Engineering Federation (VDMA), India Office

elaine
Ms Elaine Torode
Chief Executive Officer Lennox Institute, Australia
oliver
Mr Oliver Andersch
Master Member of Commercial Cleaning Academy of the Viennese Monument
Façade & Commercial Cleaners

charles
Mr Charles Low
Senior Manager, Healthcare, Retail & Business Division,Workforce Development Agency,
Singapore
Eduardo_A_Manahan
Mr Eduardo A. Manahan
Chairperson, Building Owners and Managers Association of the Philippines (BOMAP)

CEC - Waste Management

Session1: Globalisation vs. localisation: the role of Asian markets

antonis (1)
Mr Antonis Mavropoulos
Chair of International Solid Waste Association Scientific & Technical Committee
Bruno_Berthon
Mr Bruno Berthon
Managing Director – Accenture Strategy, Cross- Industry Strategy,
M&A, Digital Strategy and Sustainability Lead

carlos
Mr Carlos RV Silva Filho
Chief Executive Officer, ABRELPE (Brazilian Association of Waste Management Companies)
Janya_Sang
Dr Janya Sang-Arun
Senior Policy Researcher, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan

John_Skinner_0
Dr John Skinner
Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer, Solid Waste Association of North America
lohahtuan
Mr Loh Ah Tuan
Consultant, Keppel Seghers Engineering Singapore Pte Ltd

dongbei
Dr Yue Dongbei
Associate Professor, School of Environment, Tsinghua University, China 

Session 2: Driving Behavioural Change to Improve Household Recycling

photo-cathrine
Dr Catherine Yeung
Associate Professor, NUS Business School, Singapore
cec-hung
Mr Chen Hung-Yi
Deputy Executive Secretary, Recycling Fund Management Board, Taiwan EPA

christian_s
Mr Christian Stiglitz
Chief Executive Officer, European Institute of Environmental Economics
jerome
Mr Jerome Baco 
Chief Executive Officer, Abaci Holdings

tim
Mr Tim De Mulder
Administrative Coordinator / Operational Director, Municipal Sanitation Department, City of Antwerp, Belgium
sarahjane
Ms Sarahjane Widdowson
Principal Consultant, Waste Management and Resource Efficiency, Ricardo-AEA 

Session 3: Food Waste Management - Strategies and Best Practices

laura
Ms Laura Abshire
Director, Sustainability Policy and Government Affairs, National Restaurant Association, United States of America
marco_r
Mr Marco Ricci
Chair of Working Group on Biological Treatment of Waste, International Solid Waste Association & Senior Expert, Italian Composting and Biogas Association

mervyn_j
Dr Mervyn Jones
Head of Collaborative Programmes, Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP), United Kingdom
stellan
Mr Stellan Jacobsson
Marketing Director, Tekniska verken i Linköping AB, Sweden 

thomas
Dr Thomas Tang
Corporate Sustainability Director, AECOM Asia

Session 4: Developing E-waste Polices & Practices for Asia's Needs

cec-hung
Mr Chen Hung-Yi
Deputy Executive Secretary, Recycling Fund Management Board, Taiwan EPA
christian_s
Mr Christian Stiglitz
Chief Executive Officer, European Institute of Environmental Economics

monia
Ms Monina De Vera-Jacob
Senior Manager, Strategy and SEA Environmental Manager, Social and Environmental Responsibility Organization, Hewlett-Packard Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
stephen
Mr Stephen Rodgers
Director of Ecology Affairs, Business Unit Global Services, Ericsson

venkatesha
Mr Venkatesha Murthy (Venky)
Managing Director, Vans Chemistry

Session 5: Packaging Waste Management - The Way Forward

david_kiu
Mr David Kiu
Vice President, Communications and Sustainability, Unilever
cess_derek
Mr Derek Stephenson
Director (Global Solutions), Reclay Group

garth
Mr Garth Hickle
Product Stewardship Team Leader, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency & Senior Lecturer, University of Minnesota
joachim
Mr Joachim Quoden
Managing Director, EPR Alliance (EXPRA)

mervyn_j
Dr Mervyn Jones
Head of Collaborative Programmes, Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP), United Kingdom
russ
Mr Russ Martin
Chief Executive Officer, Global Product Stewardship Council