Speakers


Opening Plenary
HE Mr Chen Lei
Minister of Water Resources, People’s Republic of China
The Hon. Mr Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Secretary of Defence and Urban Development, Republic of Sri Lanka
The Rt. Hon Greg Clark
Minister of State (Cities and Constitution), United Kingdom
The Rt. Hon Helen Clark
Administrator, United Nations Development Programme and Chair, United Nations Development Group
HE Mrs Kirsten Brosbøl
Minister for the Environment, Kingdom of Denmark
HE Ms Melanie Schultz van Haegen
Minister of Infrastructure and Environment, Kingdom of the Netherlands
Mr Peter Bakker
President, World Business Council for Sustainable Development
HE Dr Rashid Ahmed bin Fahmad
Minister of Environment and Water, United Arab Emirates
Professor Tommy Koh
Ambassador-at-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore
CELP
Mr Han Fook Kwang
Editor-at-Large, Singapore Press Holdings
The Rt. Hon Helen Clark
Administrator, United Nations Development Programme and Chair, United Nations Development Group
HE Mrs Kirsten Brosbøl
Minister for the Environment, Kingdom of Denmark
HE Dr Rashid Ahmed bin Fahmad
Minister of Environment and Water, United Arab Emirates
Mr Thomas Breitkopf
Member of REMONDIS SE & Co. KG, Executive Board
Dr Vijay Jagannathan
Senior Fellow, World Resources Institute and Secretary General, CityNet Secretariat
HE Dr Vivian Balakrishnan
Minister for Environment and Water Resources, Republic of Singapore
In-conversation
HE Mr José Ángel Gurría
Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Mr Jean- Louis Chaussade
Chief Executive Officer, Suez Environnement Company
HE Mr Khaw Boon Wan
Minister for National Development, Republic of Singapore
Professor Tommy Koh
Ambassador-at-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore

Session1: Globalisation vs. localisation: the role of Asian markets
Mr Antonis Mavropoulos
Chair of International Solid Waste Association Scientific & Technical Committee
Mr Bruno Berthon
Managing Director – Accenture Strategy, Cross- Industry Strategy, M&A, Digital Strategy and Sustainability Lead
Mr Carlos RV Silva Filho
Chief Executive Officer, ABRELPE (Brazilian Association of Waste Management Companies)
Dr Janya Sang-Arun
Senior Policy Researcher, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan
Dr John Skinner
Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer, Solid Waste Association of North America
Mr Loh Ah Tuan
Consultant, Keppel Seghers Engineering Singapore Pte Ltd
Dr Yue Dongbei
Associate Professor, School of Environment, Tsinghua University, China
Session 2: Driving Behavioural Change to Improve Household Recycling
Dr Catherine Yeung
Associate Professor, NUS Business School, Singapore
Mr Chen Hung-Yi
Deputy Executive Secretary, Recycling Fund Management Board, Taiwan EPA
Mr Christian Stiglitz
Chief Executive Officer, European Institute of Environmental Economics
Mr Jerome Baco
Chief Executive Officer, Abaci Holdings
Mr Tim De Mulder
Administrative Coordinator / Operational Director, Municipal Sanitation Department, City of Antwerp, Belgium
Ms Sarahjane Widdowson
Principal Consultant, Waste Management and Resource Efficiency, Ricardo-AEA
Session 3: Food Waste Management - Strategies and Best Practices
Ms Laura Abshire
Director, Sustainability Policy and Government Affairs, National Restaurant Association, United States of America
Mr Marco Ricci
Chair of Working Group on Biological Treatment of Waste, International Solid Waste Association & Senior Expert, Italian Composting and Biogas Association
Dr Mervyn Jones
Head of Collaborative Programmes, Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP), United Kingdom
Mr Stellan Jacobsson
Marketing Director, Tekniska verken i Linköping AB, Sweden
Dr Thomas Tang
Corporate Sustainability Director, AECOM Asia
Session 4: Developing E-waste Polices & Practices for Asia's Needs
Mr Chen Hung-Yi
Deputy Executive Secretary, Recycling Fund Management Board, Taiwan EPA
Mr Christian Stiglitz
Chief Executive Officer, European Institute of Environmental Economics
Ms Monina De Vera-Jacob
Senior Manager, Strategy and SEA Environmental Manager, Social and Environmental Responsibility Organization, Hewlett-Packard Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Mr Stephen Rodgers
Director of Ecology Affairs, Business Unit Global Services, Ericsson
Mr Venkatesha Murthy (Venky)
Managing Director, Vans Chemistry
Session 5: Packaging Waste Management - The Way Forward
Mr David Kiu
Vice President, Communications and Sustainability, Unilever
Mr Derek Stephenson
Director (Global Solutions), Reclay Group
Mr Garth Hickle
Product Stewardship Team Leader, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency & Senior Lecturer, University of Minnesota
Mr Joachim Quoden
Managing Director, EPR Alliance (EXPRA)
Dr Mervyn Jones
Head of Collaborative Programmes, Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP), United Kingdom
Mr Russ Martin
Chief Executive Officer, Global Product Stewardship Council

Session 1: Win- Win- Win Partnerships
Associate Professor Paulin Tay Straughan
Vice-Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences / Deputy Head, Department of Sociology
National University of Singapore
Mr Peter McLean
National Chief Executive Officer, Keep Australia Beautiful National Association
HE Mr Philip Heylen
Vice Mayor for Culture, Economy, City Maintenance and Property Management, City of Antwerp, Belgium
Dr William Wan
General Secretary, Singapore Kindness Movement
Mr Yokoo Toshinari
Chief Executive Officer, Green Bird
Session 2: Technology, a Force Multiplier - Why, What and How
Mr Jayson Goh
Senior Vice-President (Airport Operations Management), Changi Airport Group, Singapore
Mr Klaus Puehmeyer
Chief Executive Officer / Managing Director
Karcher South East Asia Pte Ltd
Mr Lionel Prodgers
Managing Director
Agents4RM International
Mr Shrinivas Kowligi
Regional Manager, Smarter Cities, ASEAN at IBM Singapore
Session 3: From Design to Maintenance – Creating Future Sustainable Buildings
Mr Cyrille Bataller
Managing Director ( Emerging Technology Innovation), Accenture
Dr Hideo Furuhashi
Consultant, Japan Building Management Association (JBMA)
Dr Lim Lan Yuan
President, Association of Property and Facility Managers (APFM)
Dr Peter Hug
Managing Director, German Engineering Federation (VDMA); European Cleaning Systems Manufacturers Association (EUnited Cleaning); European Building Automation and Controls Manufacturers (eu.bac)
Mr Stephen P. Ashkin
President
The Ashkin Group, LLC
Mr Tai Lee Siang
Past President, Singapore Green Council & Group Managing Director, ONG & ONG Pte Ltd
Session 4 : How Clean IS Clean?
Mr Frank Veneman
Executive Board Member
Vereniging Schoonmaak Research (VSR)
Mr Herr Vincenzo Geddes
Chief Executive Officer, Dulevo International
Mr Milton Ng
President, Environmental Management Association of Singapore (EMAS)
Mr Oliver Andersch
Director of Cleaning Excellence and Development, ISS Facility Services Pte Ltd
Dr Raj Rajan
RD&E Vice President and, Global Sustainability Leader
Ecolab Inc.
Session 5: SMART Cleaning Workforce in a Growing Affluent Society
Mr Charles Low
Senior Manager, Healthcare, Retail & Business Division, Workforce Development Agency, Singapore
Mr Eduardo A. Manahan
Chairperson, Building Owners and Managers Association of the Philippines (BOMAP)
Ms Elaine Torode
Chief Executive Officer Lennox Institute, Australia
Mr Oliver Andersch
Master Member of Commercial Cleaning Academy of the Viennese Monument Façade & Commercial Cleaners
Mr Raju Seth
Master Trainer, German Engineering Federation (VDMA), India Office
Dr Arab Hoballah
Chief of Sustainable Consumption and Production, United Nations Environment Programme
Mr David Newman
President, International Solid Waste Association (ISWA)
HE Ms Grace Fu
Minister, Prime Minister's Office, Second Minister for the Environment and Water Resources and Second Minister for Foreign Affairs, Singapore
HE Mr Philip Heylen
Vice Mayor for Culture, Economy, City Maintenance and Property Management, City of Antwerp, Belgium
HE Ridwan Kamil
Mayor of Bandung, Indonesia
HE Dr Ryutaro Yatsu
Vice-Minister, Ministry of the Environment, Japan

China Business Forum
Mr Alan Yau
Chief Executive Officer, Sembcorp (China) Holdings Co. Ltd
Ms Elena Bourganskaia
Global Head of Water and Municipal Infrastructure, International Finance Corporation
HE Ms Grace Fu
Minister, Prime Minister's Office, Second Minister for the Environment and Water Resources and Second Minister for Foreign Affairs, Singapore
Dr Gu Qingyang
Associate Professor & Director for Chinese Executive Education and Deputy Director for Master in Public Administration and Management Programme, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
Mr Loh Ah Tuan
Consultant, Keppel Seghers Engineering Singapore Pte Ltd
Ms Lu Shuping
President, Xylem China
Mr Pan Anjun
Deputy Director-General, Beijing Water Authority
Mr Steve Clark
Chief Executive Officer, SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT Asia
India Business Forum
Dr B. Chandra Mohan
I.A.S., Managing Director, Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board
Mr Goutham Reddy
Managing Director & Chief Executive Offi cer, Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited
Dr Isher Judge Ahluwalia
Chairperson for the Board of Governors, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations
Mr Mukund Vasudevan
Executive Member, CII National Committee on Water and Managing Director & Country Head, Pentair
Shri Sitaram Kunte
I.A.S. Municipal Commissioner, Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (tbc)
Shri R.S. Tyagi
Member (Drainage), Delhi Jal Board
Mrs Sonia Sethi
Member Secretary, Maharashtra Jeevan Pradhikaran
Mr Sundaresan Raghupathy
Executive Director, Confederation of Indian Industry