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Asia Wastewater Management Seminar

Asia Wastewater Management Seminar

UNIDO ITPO Tokyo organized “Asia Wastewater Management Seminar” with speakers from Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Myanmar and Vietnam on 21 November 2017 in Tokyo.

The experts from the above 5 countries presented the current situation on wastewater management in each country and requested for possible cooperation with Japanese businesses. The seminar was followed by a networking session between the speakers and seminar participants at UNIDO Booth.


Date/Time:         21 November 2017Tuesday13:00 – 15:00
Venue:               Seminar Hall, East Hall 1, Tokyo Big Sight
Organized by:   UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion Office, Tokyo
                          Japan Management Association (JMA)
                          The Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan (SCEJ)


12:45~13:00      Registration

13:00~13:20    Presentation:  Cambodia
                          “Wastewater Management in Cambodia”
                          Mr. Meng Kro,
                          JICA Environmental Protection Project in Cambodia


13:20~13:40    Presentation: India
                          “Wastewater Treatment Technologies and Practices in Indian
                          Pulp & Paper Industries”
                          Dr. Bipin Prakash Thapliyal
                          Director, Central Pulp & Paper Research Institute (CPPRI)

13:40~14:00      Presentation:  Indonesia
                          “The Domestic Wastewater Management in Indonesia”
                          Mr. Nusa Idaman Said
                          Senior Researcher, Center for Environmental Technology
                          Agency for the Assessment and Application of
          Technology (BPPT)

14:00~14:20      Presentation:  Myanmar
                          “Current Status and Implementation Approach for Industrial
                          Zones Wastewater Management in Yangon Region”
                          Dr. Than Than Thwe
                          Director, Department of Urban and Housing Development,
                          Ministry of Construction
                          (Joint Secretary, Thilawa Special Economic Zone
                          Management Committee)

14:20~14:40      Presentation:  Vietnam
                          “Water & Wastewater Industry in Vietnam”
                          Mr. Nguyen Thanh Trung
                          Assistant Manager, Environmental Business Division,
                          Water Business Headquarters,
                         NAGAOKA International Corporation
                         * Dr. Nguyen Viet Anh, Director, Institute of Environmental
                         Science and Engineering, Hanoi
University of Civil Engineering,
                         who was announced as a speaker, had to cancel his trip to Japan.
This presentation has been prepared jointly by Dr. Nguyen Viet Anh and
                         Mr. Nguyen Thanh Trung.

14:40~15:00      Questions & Answers


15:00~        Networking with Seminar Participants at UNIDO Booth