Date: 9:00 – 17:00, Day 1 – October 11 2023

Venue: Conference Room, Floor 2, Hall A, SECC

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Timing Agenda Speakers
08 am – 12 pm Session 1: Morning of October 11, 2023
9h00 – 10h00 Registration
09h00 – 10h20 Opening Ceremony VIETWATER & WETV 2023, at Opening Ceremony Room, Hall B1, SECC
10:20 – 10:30 Welcome Speech Mr. BT Tee

General Manager

Informa Markets Vietnam

Mr. Trần Việt Anh


Vietnam Recycling Association

10:30 – 10:45 Extended Production Responsibility in Environment Protection – EPR Policies Mr. Nguyen Minh Cuong

Deputy Manager, Waste Management Department, Ministry of Natural Resources & Environment

10h45 – 11h00 Waste management practices towards a circular economy – Experience from the Netherlands Mr. Daniël Stork

Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ho Chi Minh city

11h00 – 11h15 Investment opportunities in solid waste treatment & recycling projects in Vietnam Mr. Dang Huu Binh

Deputy General Director of Urenco Hanoi

11h15 – 11h30 Opportunities for businesses in their carbon reduction roadmap towards netzero Mr. Nguyen Quoc Trung

Founder of Center for Environmental Protection and Climate Change Response – Vietnam Water and Environment Association

11h30 – 12h00 Discussion & Q&A Mr. Trần Việt Anh

Chairman of Vietnam Waste Recycling Association

12h00 End of Workshop & Lunch
(For delegates attending conference)
13 pm – 17 pm Session 2: Afternoon of October 11, 2023
12:30 – 13:00 Registration
13h00 – 14h30 Talk about “The real meaning of life? Join hands to raise the responsibility of the community and businesses in protecting the environment” Monk Thich Minh Niem
14h30 – 14h45 Tea Break
14h45 – 15h00 Overview on waste management current situation and investment projects in HCMC Mr. Tran Van Quan

Deputy Director of HCMC Urban Environment Company Limited

15h00 – 15h15 Sharing experience and lesson learns from the projects to reduce plastic waste in APAC Ms. Doan Anh Thu

Senior Advisor, Alliance to End Plastics Waste (AEPW)

15h15 – 15h30 Experience in sorting waste at source in Hai Phong city Mr. Pham Ngoc Quang

Deputy General Director, Hai Phong Urban Environmental Company

15h30 – 15h35 Waste recycling – Solutions towards circular economy in Vietnam Mr Hua Phu Doan

Vice Chairman of Vietnam Waste Recycling Association

15h35 – 15h45 Industrial Wastewater Recycling Technologies Mr. Vo Dat

Representative from WWF Vietnam

15h45 – 16h30 Technology discussion and cooperation opportunities (5-7 mins for each):

  • Valmet’s experience in waste to energy in Finland, and in our 1st reference project in Vietnam, Juhani Viiala, Senior Sales Manager (Energy and Air emission control), Asia Pacific
  • Harvest Waste High Efficiency Waste to Energy Technology, Mr.Luuk Rietvelt, Harvest Waste
  • Circular Solution for Low Value Plastics & Multilayers by UPP and Lagom Vietnam, Mr. Thanh Tran, Chief Sustainability Officer, UPP/Lagom Vietnam
16h30 – 16h50 Q&A Moderator:

Mr. Nguyễn Hữu Tiến

Vice Chairman of Vietnam Waste Recycling Association

16:50 – 17:00 End of Session

* The program is subject to confirmation. The organizer reserves the right to change the speakers and the above schedule in the best interest of the conference.



Ms. Hà Giang (Donna Ha)
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