Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Application of Waste to Energy in Asian Region
Facilitator: Okhyun Yang (Associate Policy Expert, UNOSD)
- Jong-In Dong (President of KAECE, Republic of Korea)
- Geun Hee Lee (Director General, Climate and Environment Bureau, Busan Metropolitan City)
Objectives of the seminar:
Eunhae Jeong (Senior Sustainable Management Expert, UNOSD)
Day 1 (February 22, 2018)
Session 1: (Setting the Scene) Sustainable Waste Management in the Context of the SDGs and the Paris Agreement
Facilitator: Dr. Jurgen Vehlow (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
"Overview on waste and biowaste generation and their management status in Southeast Asian countries"
"Climate Change Challenges by the Paris Agreement and renewable energy application from waste"
"Waste-biomass based biogas production and energy utilization to cope with climate change issue in Malaysia"
Session 2: Eco-Friendly Approaches towards Waste and Biomass-to-energy Conversion
Facilitator: Mr. Dae-Won Park (Professor, Seoul National University of Technology)
"Renewable energy application from waste and biomass: European case study"
"Waste-to-energy Perspective and Energy Conversion Efficiency Analysis in Korea"
"New and renewable energy application and its future in Thailand"
"Biomass Co-firing Studies for Commercial-Scale Application in Korea"
Session 3 : Country Presentations
Facilitator: Mr. Jin-Do Chung (Professor, Hoseo University, Korea)
Day 2 (February 23, 2018)
Session 4 : Technology Development and International Cooperation
Facilitators: Mr. Mohd Ali Hassan (Professor, Universiti Putra Malaysia)
"Energy valorization and human health: Biomass-to-energy potential in Cuba"
"Green technology field application for coping with climate change issues"
"Fluidized Bed Combustion of MSW"
"Bio-methane production and energy conversion by anerobic digestion of organic wastes"
"Biogas from Palm Oil Mill Effluent (POME) to Syngas for Sustainable Production of Chemicals/ Fuels"
"Waste-to-fuel conversion with advanced separation and treatment technologies"
Session 5 : Conclusion
Facilitators: Dr. Seong Seok Seo (TS Environmental Technolgy Institute, Korea)
EGM Forum summary:
Mr. Jong-In Dong (President, KAECE)
EGM Forum closing remark:
Ms. Eunhae Jeong (Senior Sustainable Mangement Expert, UNOSD)
You can find meeting pictures here.