EVENTS

Seminars

MEM Seminars, 2013-14

Date

Seminars

11 Apr 2014

“The Challenges with Governing Forests in Indonesia”
Dr Matthew Linkie, Regional Conservation and Development Advisor, Fauna and Flora International (FFI)

04 Apr 2014

“Voluntary Environmental Agreements and Corporate Sustainability Programmes: The role of collaboration”
Mrs Stephanie Hayes Richards, Managing Principal, Bloomington Energy and Environmental Intelligence, LLC

21 Mar 2014

“Mission Possible: Tetra Pak’s Journey in Sustainability”
Ms Manjula Murugesan, Environment Manager, Tetra Pak (Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia)

07 Mar 2014

“Sustaining Sustainability”
Mr Devadas Krishnadas, Managing Director, Future-Moves

14 Feb 2014

“Understanding Environmental Connectivity to Uncover Land-Air-Food Security Nexus”
Assoc Prof Sanjay Swarup, Deputy Director, NUS Environmental Research Institute (NERI)

07 Feb 2014

“Online Carbon Footprint Calculators: How good are they really?”
Dr Andreas  Birnik, Co-Founder and Director, Business Administration and Scientific Foundation, CarbonStory

17 Jan 2014

“Singapore’s Cleantech Strategy”
Mr Edwin Khew, Managing Director, Anaergia Pte Ltd, Singapore; and Chairman, Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore (SEAS)

08 Nov 2013

“The Future of Environmental Sensing Technologies”
Mr Toh Wee Khiang, Director, Environment Technology Office, National Environment Agency

01 Nov 2013

“Overview of Corporate Shared Value and Ricoh’s Approach for corporate environmental sustainability”
Mr Ienobu (Ike) Kakegawa, Advisor on Environmental Sustainability at the Business Solutions Group of Ricoh Company

18 Oct 2013

“Climate Change Ethics and Sustainable Development: Adapting to extreme weather”
Ms Lisbeth Witthøfft Nielsen, Research Associate, Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

04 Oct 2013

“From Railway Track to Green Corridor”
Mr Leong Kwok Peng, Vice President, Nature Society (Singapore)

06 Sep 2013

“Towards a Sustainable Land Transport System in Singapore”
Mr Paul Fok, Group Director (Engineering), Land Transport Authority, Singapore

30 Aug 2013

“Understanding China’s Urban Pollution Dynamics” 
Professor Matthew E. Kahn, UCLA Institute of the Environment, Department of Economics, Department of Public Policy, UCLA Anderson School of Management, UCLA School of Law

23 Aug 2013

“Chek Jawa: Marine diversity and an awakening of environmental conservation in Singapore”
Mr N. Sivasothi aka Otterman, Department of Biological Sciences, NUS

16 Aug 2013

“Re-Visiting the Data Rich Dynamical Downscaling Simulations”
Dr Liong Shie-Yui, Deputy Director, Tropical Marine Science Institute, NUS

02 Aug 2013

Inaugural Seminar and Welcome Event 2013-14
“Partnerships for Sustainability”
Dr Isabelle Louis, Director, Asia Pacific WWF International