Programme

Clean Environment Leaders Summit

The Clean Environment Leaders Summit (CELS) is a dedicated programme with three sessions designed to provide opportunities for environment leaders to connect and forge new partnerships to advance sustainability, address challenges, and enhance their knowledge of the industry. The sessions will also allow delegates to share their expertise, participate in panel discussions and exchange ideas with leaders in an interactive setting. The first edition of the CELS will take a deep dive into themes such as smart regulations, green growth models, and future technologies and solutions.

Session 1: Policy and Regulation
10 July 2018
9.15am – 10.30am

Panel Discussion: Protecting the Environment and Public Health
Our environment is often intertwined with the health and wellbeing of the public. What are some approaches to safeguard both public health and the environment? How can policy makers put in place citizen-centric environmental solutions for a sustainable future? Howcan governments and companies nudge individuals and businesses to cultivate environmental stewardship?

Panellists
Prof Seeram Ramakrishna
Professor Seeram Ramakrishna

Chair, Circular Economy Taskforce, 
National University of Singapore
Moderator

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Dr Amy Khor
Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Health and Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources,
Singapore
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Mr James Shaw
Minister for Climate Change,
New Zealand
Ms-Kristalina-Georgieva
Ms Kristalina Georgieva
CEO, World Bank
Dr Marcus Gover
Dr Marcus Gover
Chief Executive Officer, 
WRAP UK
Dr Walter Stahel
Dr Walter R. Stahel

Founder-Director, 
Product-Life Institute, Geneva


Session 2: Business Innovation, Models, Best Practices 
10 July 2018
10.30am – 11.45am


Panel Discussion: Innovative business concepts in pursuit of environment sustainability
How can innovative business concepts contribute to environment sustainability and yet provide a competitive advantage? How can businesses develop resource efficiency and engage in ethical consumption?

Panellists

Mr Antonis Mavropoulos

Mr Antonis Mavropoulos
Founder & CEO, D-Waste
President, ISWA
Moderator

 Mr Ronnie Tay
Mr Ronnie Tay

Chief Executive Officer,
National Environment Agency, Singapore

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Professor Michael Braungart
CEO, Environmental Protection and Encouragement Agency (EPEA Internationale Umweltforschung Hamburg)

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Mr Wang Tianyi
Chief Executive Officer, China Everbright International Limited

Session 3: Future Technologies and Solutions
10 July 2018
11.45am – 1pm

Panel Discussion: Global trends in environmental technology
How are these global trends relevant to businesses? What are some of the technologies and opportunities businesses can leverage to be future ready and achieve sustainable living? Are these solutions viable and realistic in light of factors such as costs and current regulations/policies? What is the market potential for such technologies?

Panellists

Dr Marcus Gover
Dr Marcus Gover
Chief Executive Officer,
WRAP UK
Moderator
Mr Markus Asch
Mr Markus Asch

Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman of the Management Board, Alfred Kärcher Gmbh & Co. KG / President, EUnited Cleaning

Dr Kamil Agi
Dr Kamil Agi
President-CEO,
SensorComm Technologies, Inc.
Mr Nam Kwang Hee
Mr Nam Kwang Hee

President,
Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute

 
Prof Tim C. McAloone

Professor Tim McAloone
Professor of Sustainable Product/Service-Systems, Technical University of Denmark