05 March - 07 March 2019
Singapore

Argus Biomass Asia and Biomass to Power Day

Argus Biomass to Power Day

Start End
  • 08:45
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  • 09:15
  • Registration and coffee
  • 09:15
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  • 09:20
  • Chairman’s welcome remarks Claire Pickard-Cambridge - Asia Solid Fuels Manager, Argus

Session 1: Opening session

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  • 09:20
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  • 09:50
  • Biomass logistics – review of supply chains, contract provisions, quality standards and terms of trade Jeffrey Skeer - Senior Programme Officer – Technology Co-operation (Bioenergy), International Renewable Energy Agency
  • 09:50
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  • 10:20
  • Analysing economic potentials from the optimal oil palm biomass supply chain
  • 10:20
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  • 10:30
  • Q&A
  • 10:30
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  • 11:00
  • Morning refreshments

Session 2: Latest innovations in biomass treatment and processing

Start End
  • 11:10
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  • 11:40
  • Integrated management solutions in harvesting and collection
  • 11:40
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  • 12:00
  • Premium EFB pellet: innovative solution for EFB treatment Arfizal Ariffin - Executive Director, Detik Aturan
  • 12:00
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  • 12:30
  • Case studies – newly built plants and flexibility of existing biomass plants: from strategy to implementation
  • 12:30
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  • 12:40
  • Q&A
  • 12:40
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  • 14:30
  • Networking lunch

Session 3: Technical workshop

Start End
  • 14:30
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  • 16:30
  • Technical workshop
More details to be announced shortly
  • 17:00
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  • 19:00
  • Welcome reception (Sponsored by Cellmark)

Argus Biomass Asia

Start End
  • 08:45
  • -
  • 09:15
  • Registration and coffee
  • 09:15
  • -
  • 09:20
  • Chairman's welcome remarks Sunita Sharma - Vice-President, Products, Asia, Argus

Session 1: Opening session

Start End
  • 09:20
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  • 09:40
  • Japanese IPP's view on preferable biomass sourcing Yoshinobu Kusano - Executive Advisor & General Manager, Fuel Procurement, Biomass Energy, RENOVA
  • 09:40
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  • 10:00
  • Tapping the biomass potential in Southeast Asia – Role of eRex Singapore
Shuji Paul Yoda, Managing Director, eREX Singapore
Ryotaro Miyako, General Manager, eREX Singapore
 
  • 10:00
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  • 10:30
  • Expected demand from South Korea Ted (Minhyuk) Kim - Manager, Agri & Commodities Part (Palm Product Trading); Living Industrial Team; Trading & Investment Group, Samsung C&T Corporation
  • 10:30
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  • 10:40
  • Q&A
  • 10:40
  • -
  • 11:15
  • Morning refreshments
  • 11:15
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  • 11:45
  • Longer-term expandability of North American supply and its reach within Asia Vaughan Bassett - Senior Vice President Sales & Logistics, Pinnacle Renewable Energy
  • 11:45
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  • 12:00
  • Increasing trade flows and demand for transparency Claire Pickard-Cambridge - Asia Solid Fuels Manager, Argus
  • 12:00
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  • 12:30
  • Rise in biomass power generation in Indonesia
  • 12:30
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  • 14:00
  • Networking lunch

Session 2: Wood pellets supply

Start End
  • 14:00
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  • 14:30
  • Vietnamese supply – strategies to achieve trace-ability and sustainability
  • 14:30
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  • 15:00
  • Emerging biomass supply from Thailand– what to expect Kitti Chulasamaya - CEO, BioPellets Thailand Co
  • 15:00
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  • 15:30
  • Australian biomass feedstock supply and price for Asian consumers John Ipsen - Chief Executive Officer, Biomass Global
  • 15:30
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  • 15:40
  • Q&A
  • 15:40
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  • 16:10
  • Afternoon refreshments

Session 3: Quick review of shipping and logistics

Start End
  • 16:10
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  • 16:40
  • Risk in biomass (PKS) logistics and how the supply chain management can innovate and adapt to feedstock flexibility Ryuu Lee - Biomass Trader, Renewable Energy Team, Hanwa Thailand Co
  • 16:40
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  • 17:00
  • Outlook for small and handy bulkers - challenges in shipping biomass Jayendu Krishna - Director - Maritime Advisors, Drewry
  • 17:00
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  • 17:10
  • Q&A
  • 17:10
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  • 17:20
  • Chairman’s closing remarks Sunita Sharma - Vice-President, Products, Asia, Argus
  • 17:30
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  • 20:00
  • Cocktail reception (Sponsored by ENGIE)

Open to all attendees

 

Argus Biomass Asia

Start End
  • 09:15
  • -
  • 09:30
  • Coffee
  • 09:30
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  • 09:40
  • Chairman’s remarks Claire Pickard-Cambridge - Asia Solid Fuels Manager, Argus

Session 4: Insights into PKS supply

Start End
  • 09:40
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  • 10:00
  • Indonesia – how will export taxation policies affect export volumes?
  • 10:00
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  • 10:30
  • Buyers turning to Malaysian PKS – what to look out for?
  • 10:30
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  • 10:40
  • Q&A
  • 10:40
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  • 11:10
  • Morning refreshments

Session 5: Financing and future demand

Start End
  • 11:10
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  • 11:40
  • Financing biomass power plants in Southeast Asia
  • 11:40
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  • 12:10
  • High value green chemical from oil palm biomass – potential new demand driver (TBC) R. Puvaneswari - CEO, MYBiomass
  • 12:10
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  • 12:30
  • Palm oil as generation fuel
  • 12:30
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  • 12:40
  • Q&A
  • 12:40
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  • 12:50
  • Chairman’s closing remarks Claire Pickard-Cambridge - Asia Solid Fuels Manager, Argus
  • 12:50
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  • 14:00
  • Networking lunch
  • 14:00
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  • End of conference