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Programme updated as of 8 April 2024.

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DAY 01

23 APR | TUESDAY

Plenary Session & Opening Ceremony

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Guest/ Media Arrival

Plenary Address

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Impact of Climate Change on Water Security and Sustainability in Southeast Asia

Mr.Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy

Executive Director, International Water Association

Opening Ceremony

10:05 AM - 10:20 AM

Welcome Speech by

Dato' Teo Yen Hua​

Advisor of ASIAWATER 2024 and Former CEO of SPAN

Dr. Ir. Ts. Hj. Mohamad Asari Daud

President, the Malaysian Water Association (MWA)

10:20 AM - 11:00 AM

Official Speech and Official Opening of ASIAWATER 2024 by

Invited

YAB Dato' Sri Haji Fadillah Bin Haji Yusof

Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of Energy Transition and Water Transformation (PETRA)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Official visit to ASIAWATER 2024 Exhibition

Session I: Launching of Southeast Asian Water Utilities Network (SEAWUN)​

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Connecting Water Organisations: Official Launch and Rebranding of the Southeast Asian Water Utilities Network

Session II: Regional Water Talks

Moderator

Dato' Teo Yen Hua

Advisor of ASIAWATER 2024 and Former CEO of SPAN

3:10 PM - 4:30 PM

Navigating the Waters: Unravelling Southeast Asia's Unique Water Challenges and Tailored Governance Strategies

Invitied Panelist

Cambodia Water Association (CWA)

Malaysian Water Association (MWA)

Persatuan Perusahaan Air Minum Seluruh Indonesia (PERPAMSI)

Philippines Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA)

Thailand Water Works Association (TWWA)

Vietnam Water Supply & Sewerage Association (VWSA)

DAY 02

24 APR | WEDNESDAY

Session I: Plenary Session

Moderator

Dr. Ir. Ts. Asari B. Mohamed

President of Malaysian Water Association (MWA)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Advancing Good Water Governance: Balancing Climate Resilience, Equity and Socio-Economic Sustainability

Invited Speaker

Ybhg. Dato' Haji Mad Zaidi bin Mohd Karli

Secretary General, Ministry of Energy Transition and Water Transformation (PETRA)

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Presenting Global Perspectives on Collaborative Water Governance

Invited Speaker

Mr. Niloy Banerjee

UNDP Resident Representative for Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei

Session II​

Moderator

Datuk Ir. Abdul Kadir bin Mohd Din

Advisor of ASIAWATER 2024 and Immediate Past President of Malaysian Water Association (MWA)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Strategic Partnerships and Collaboration: Enhancing Water Sustainability in Sarawak

Invited Speaker

Mr. Jafri B. Lias

Secretary, Ministry of Utility and Telecommunication, Sarawak

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Sustainable Water Development: Tracking Progress in Malaysia's Water Transformation 2040

Invited Speaker

Ir. Dr Salmah Zakaria FASc

Chairperson WST 2040, Academy of Sciences Malaysia

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Strategic Water Infrastructure Planning: Paving the Way for Kalimantan's

Invited Speaker

TBC

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Jetama Water Sdn. Bhd.

Invited Speaker

Julia Zhu

Asia - Pacific Operations Manager, Water Quality Associations

SPAN Forum: The Role of SPAN Regulatory Body in Supervising Suppliers of Industrial Water Service Products.

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Registration of Participants

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Break

2:30 PM - 2:35 PM

Dua Recitation

Ts. Shahril Azimi bin Ghazali

Executive, BPAI, SPAN

2:35 PM - 2:50 PM

Opening Speech & Launching of Forum

Y.Bhg. Dato’ Hj. Ahmad Faizal bin Abdul Rahman

Chief Executive Officer, SPAN

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

Presentation
The Role of SPAN Regulatory Body in Supervising Suppliers of Industrial Water Service Products

Puan Suriani binti Mohd Sukor

Senior Executive, BPAI, SPAN

3:25 PM - 3:45 PM

Q&A Session

Moderator

Puan Muzalifah binti Mohamad

Deputy Director, BPAI, SPAN

Panelist

En. Kirupakaran a/l Visuvalingam

Senior Director, Enforcement Division, SPAN

Puan Arni Shahrina binti Shaharum

Director, BPAI, SPAN

3:50 PM - 4:00 PM

Closing Remarks

Ts. Mohamad Nasir bin Mahmood

Senior Director, BPAI, SPAN

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Photo Session & Refreshments

Session III

Moderator

Mr. Mohamad Hairi Bin Basri

Deputy President of Malaysian Water Association (MWA)

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Energy Transition for Water Services – Leveraging Renewal Energy Resources for Water and Wastewater Treatment

Invited Speaker

Professor Ir. Dr. Mohd Shahir Liew

Vice-Provost of Research and Knowledge Exchange, University of Nottingham Malaysia

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Ripples of Impact: Addressing Contaminated Water for Health, Innovation, and Sustainable Water Security

Invited Speaker

Julia Zhu

Asia - Pacific Operations Manager, Water Quality Associations

Session IV: Regional Water Talks

Moderator

Dato' Teo Yen Hua

Advisor of ASIAWATER 2024 and Former CEO of SPAN

3:10 PM - 4:30 PM

Transformation or Imperative: Investigating the Water-Energy Nexus Exploring and Unpacking Country Advancements

Invitied Panelist​

Singapore Water Association (SWA)

India Water Works Association (IWWA)

Malaysian Water Partnership (MWP)

Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Southeast Asia Union for Water Environment & Geosciences (SEAGU)

DAY 03

25 APR | THURSDAY

Session I: ESG Conference by the National Water Services Commission (SPAN)

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Registration of Participants

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Welcoming Address

Mr. Charles Santiago

Chairman, SPAN

Welcoming Address

Dato' Haji Ahmad Faizal Bin Abdul Rahman

Chairman of SPAN

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Keynote Address 1
Energy Transition & ESG Transformation in Water Services Industry

Ministry of Energy Transition and Water Transformation (PETRA)

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Keynote Address 2
IWA Perspective - Beyond SDG 2030 and the Environmental, Social and Governance Goals (ESGs)

Mr. Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy

Executive Director, International Water Association (IWA)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Coffee Break & Exhibition

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Presentation 1
i-ESG Framework : Enhancing ESG in Public Sector

Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry (MITI)

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Presentation 2
Renewable Energy Programmes

Sustainable Energy Development Authority Malaysia (SEDA Malaysia)

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Presentation 3
Green Incentives & Energy Management for Water Industry

Malaysian Green Technology And Climate Change Corporation (MGTC)

12:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Lunch & Prayers

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

FORUM
ESG in Water Services Industry – An Opportunity full of Challenges

Panelist

Air Selangor

Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP)

Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd (IWK)

Standard and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM)

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Closing Remarks

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