Eco Expo Asia
28 – 31 October 2008
AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong
     
Network with leading environmental protection industry suppliers, academics and experts at Eco Expo Asia

Eco Expo Asia – A truly international trade fair
  Pavilions and zone
  Prominent buying mission confirmed
Share the Japanese experience - Japan Environmental Industry Forum
Eco Asia Conference
Fair Facts
 
Keep ahead of the growing environmental business and mark your calendars for Eco Expo Asia from 28 – 31 October 2008 at the AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong.




Exhibitor spotlight



DORENTORE from Jyonan Electric Industrial Co Ltd is a popular drain disposal system in Japan. It disposes drain water discharge from an air compressor through the use of a special absorbent that offers superior performance and clears wastewater quality standards.

ABURATORU, a new, all natural liquid absorbent material from Jyonan Electric Industrial Co Ltd will also be showcased. It makes use of an environmentally-friendly, absorbent material made from recycled newspaper and natural minerals. It helps keep your workplace safe and clean while protecting the environment from contamination.
 





Eco Expo Asia – A truly international trade fair

Exhibitors from 15 countries and regions have already confirmed their participation at this year's event including a Swedish and Hong Kong pavilion, making Eco Expo Asia a truly international event for the environmental protection industry.

Pavilions and zone

Swedish Pavilion – Sweden is one of the top three countries who are strong in environmental technology. Organised by the Swedish Embassy Center for Environmental Technology, the Swedish Pavilion will introduce its latest eco products and innovations.

Hong Kong Pavilion – organised by the Federation of Hong Kong Industries and the Hong Kong Environmental Industry Association and featuring over 20 companies.

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Zone – following last year's success, the zone will return to showcase products and services that improve indoor air quality.

Prominent buying missions confirmed

Not only can visitors expect to find the latest products and technology from around the globe but you can also network with fellow international industry professionals. This year's event has confirmed buying missions from the following cities and association: the Guangdong Association of Environmental Protection Industry, Osaka, Prague, Shenzhen, Tokyo and an international delegation of over 60 members from the “Hong Kong Forum”.
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Share the Japanese experience - Japan Environmental Industry Forum

A Japanese delegation, comprising of representatives from government departments and renowned companies will host the Japan Environmental Industry Forum. Among them will be Mr. Takao Abe, Mayor of Kawasaki, who will share his experience of tackling pollution problems in the region. Don't miss the chance to learn more about Japan's environmental solutions.


Date: 28 Oct 2008
Time: 16:00 – 18:00
Venue: Open Forum Area, Hall 5


Time

Topic

16:00 – 16:05

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  • Opening remarks

    16:05 – 16:25

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  • Latest Eco Policies of Japan by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan

    16:25 – 16:45

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  • Experience Sharing of How the city of Kawasaki Tackles Pollution Problems by Mr. Takao Abe, Mayor of Kawasaki

    16:45 – 17:15

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  • Green Policy 2020 by Fujitsu

    17:15 – 17:50

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  • Introduction of Japan's latest Environmental Products and Technology

    17:50 – 18:00

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  • Q & A
    (Programme as of 11 Sept)
     
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    Eco Asia Conference

    To add value to the exhibitor and visitor's experience to this year's fair, some of the most influential voices on the business of the environment will discuss relevant topics affecting our society as reflected by the four special highlights of Eco Expo Asia. Come and interact with industry professionals through engaging conference sessions about Air Quality, Energy Efficiency, Waste Management & Recycling and Green Building at the notable Eco Asia Conference, held in tandem with the fair.



    On 28 Oct 2008 (Tue)

    Theme

    Topic

    Speaker

    Energy
    Efficiency
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  • Direct Alcohol Fuel Cell – A Sustainable Energy Technology
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  • Prof Tianshou Zhao, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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  • Biofuels from Waste and Non-Edible Feedstocks
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  • Prof Martin Mittelbach, University of Graz, Austria
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  • Energy Audit – An Effective Tool to Save Energy
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  • Dr Michael K H Leung, The University of Hong Kong
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  • Mandatory Energy Efficiency Labelling Scheme in Hong Kong
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  • Ir Pak-kin Leung, Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, HKSAR
     
    On 29 Oct 2008 (Wed)
    Air Quality
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  • New Low Carbon Manufacturing Programme for South China
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  • Ms Karen Ho, WWF Hong Kong
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  • Novel Photoactive Aerogel as Nanocatalytic Filters for Airborne Pollutants and Bioaerosols
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  • Dr King Lun Yeung, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    Waste Management & Recycling
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  • Bioremediation of Land and Water Contaminated by Toxic Chemicals
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  • Prof Nora F Y Tam, City University of Hong Kong
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  • Organic Waste Recycling and Energy Recovery in Germany
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  • Dr Annette Ochs, Federation of German Waste Management Industries (BDE), Germany
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  • Electrochemical Technologies in Wastewater Treatment
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  • Prof Guohua Chen, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    Green Building
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  • Towards More Sustainable and Low Carbon Buildings
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  • Mr Kevin Edmunds, Business Environment Council
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  • The State of Eco-Building:
    GBA2008 + SB08
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  • Prof K S Wong, Professional Green Building Council
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  • Eco-Blocks – Turning Wastes to Environmentally Friendly Construction Products
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  • Prof C S Poon, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    (Conference programme as of 26 Sept)
     
    For detailed information on conference speakers and programme, please click here.
     
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    Fair Facts 
    Show Dates:

    28 – 31 October 2008

       
    Venue:

    Hall 5, AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong
    How to get there.

    Opening Hours:
    28 October 2008 10:30 – 18:00 Trade only
    29 – 30 October 2008 10:00 – 18:00 Trade only
    31 October 2008 10:00 – 15:30 Trade and public
       
    Organisers: Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd
    Hong Kong Trade Development Council
       
    Contact: Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd
    Tel: (852) 2238 9929
    Fax: (852) 2598 8771
    ecoexpo@hongkong.messefrankfurt.com
    www.ecoexpoasia.com

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