The Sustainability Summit will examine policies, innovations and international collaborations from a strategic standpoint, to address low carbon transition and the environmental needs and challenges of growing cities.

2024’s theme is “Towards a Net Zero City”. The plenaries will focus on accelerating climate action and decarbonisation leading up to COP29, resource resilience and other sustainability topics of interest in the Asia-Pacific region.

19 June 2024
Wednesday

 

Summit Plenary 1: Panel on Net Zero

2:05PM to 3:35PM
Sands Expo & Convention Centre - L5 Grand Ballroom


Achieving net zero emissions has become more pressing due to global and economic uncertainties. This panel will delve into innovative solutions for sustainability while exploring the anticipated impact post-COP28 on these solutions and the real-world implementation of low carbon solutions.

Antonio_Castellano

Mr Antonio Castellano
Partner, and Co-Leader of Electric Power & Natural Gas Practice in Southeast Asia
McKinsey & Company

Thomas Brzostowski

Mr Thomas Brzostowski
Interim Singapore Country Director
The Nature Conservancy


Summit Plenary 2: Panel on Low Carbon Transition

4:05PM to 5:35PM
Sands Expo & Convention Centre - L5 Grand Ballroom


In the current landscape, it is increasingly critical for businesses to embrace a low-carbon transition. This panel will explore the multi-faceted approach on developing and adopting decarbonisation solutions, leveraging blended and transition finance, and the use of carbon financing in propelling industries towards a low-carbon transition.

Kimberly TAN

Ms Kimberly Tan
Head of Investment
GenZero

Hideaki Kobayashi (3)
Mr Hideaki Kobayashi
President
Modern Asia Environmental Holdings Pte Ltd,
a subsidiary of Dowa Eco-System Co., Ltd.

Cindy Lim

Ms Cindy Lim
CEO
Keppel Infrastructure Pte Ltd

Prof Sumit Agarwal

Prof Sumit Agarwal
Managing Director
Sustainable and Green Finance Institute, National University of Singapore