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16-18 April 2024
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

AtoZero (Accelerate to Net Zero) Asia 2024 Summit & Exhibition, 16-18 April at Marina Bay Sands Singapore, is Asia’s premier, industry-led, practical platform dedicated to net zero energy transition. This is third instalment of the AtoZero global series, which envisions to drive high-impact leadership dialogues, investments and innovations around Asia’s net zero pathways.

The recent edition of AtoZero ASEAN at IGEM 2023, co-organised with MGTC, garnered strong support and coverage. Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof officiated the opening ceremony. Minister of Natural Resources, Environment and Climate Change, Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad, recognised it as an important, bigger platform to accelerate the nation’s net zero agenda.

AtoZero Asia Summit 2024 convenes Energy Ministers, industry CEOs and leaders of international organisations – the most important stakeholders directly shaping Asia’s net zero energy transition.

AtoZero Asia 2024’s central missions are as follows:

  1. Accelerate Asia’s net zero energy transition pathways;
  2. Deliver world class insights: a top-tier platform for energy ministers, industry CEOs, and thinktank leaders to derive impactful insights, enabling informed decision-making;
  3. Gateway to multi-billion-dollar projects in Asia – connecting the industry eco-system to match needs and solutions surrounding clean energy projects.

ATOZERO ASIA SUMMIT

CSOs Roundtable

As stewards of corporate responsibility and environmental consciousness, CSOs play a pivotal role in steering organizations toward a sustainable future. The leadership dialogue will discuss case studies whilst providing insights and solutions essential to driving the Net Zero energy transition movement. With uniquely created content, the roundtable will discuss carbon markets, digital tools, Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) and case studies across various sectors including transport, power, data centres, C&I buildings, chemicals and steel.

01:00 - 01:10 PM

Organiser Welcome Remarks

01:10 - 01:55 PM

Corporate CSOs Panel: Net Zero Commitment and Practical Pathways

Speakers

Jim Bullock

Jim Bullock

Director of Energy & Sustainability
Microsoft
Saravanan Desigamanie

Saravanan Desigamanie

Head, Sustainability, Research & Investor Relations Department
Malakoff

Moderator

Amandeep Singh Bedi

Amandeep Singh Bedi

Managing Director
Sustainability Solutions, ENGIE Impact
01:55 - 02:40 PM

Carbon Markets in Asia: State of Play and Advancing Market Developments

Speakers

Benedict Chia

Benedict Chia

Director General (Climate Change), National Climate Change Secretariate, Prime Minister’s Office (Strategy Group)
Singapore
Josephine Moh

Josephine Moh

Vice President and Head, Green Economy, Energy and Renewables
EDB
Bjorn Fonden

Bjorn Fonden

International Policy Advisor
International Emissions Trading Association
02:40 - 03:10 PM

Tea & Coffee Networking Break

03:10 - 03:55 PM

Digitalisation in Focus: Digital Tools and Solutions to Measure, Manage and Reduce Carbon Footprint

Speaker

Thomas McMahon

Thomas McMahon

co-CEO
AirCarbon
03:55 - 04:10 PM

Presentation: Facilitating Standardised REC Scheme Across Asia

04:10 - 05:40 PM

Decarbonisation Best Practice Case Studies (Co-Presentations)

Hari Nair

Hari Nair

CEO & Co-Founder
Zuno Carbon
05:40 - 05:45 PM

Closing Remarks and End of Day Zero Programme

Leadership Dialogues and Energy Mix

The Leadership Dialogues address from strategic perspective Asia’s net zero energy transition pathways: energy outlook, impact of COP, energy mix evolution, interconnectivity. Singapore’s Green Plan 2030, Malaysia’s National Energy Transition Roadmap and China’s transformation towards 1,200GW renewables capacity are amongst highlights of Asia’s success stories.

01:30 - 01:35 PM

Organiser Welcome Remarks

01:35 - 01:50 PM

Opening Keynote: Singapore Green Plan 2030 and Evolving Business Opportunities

01:50 - 02:05 PM

Theme Setting Keynote: Post COP28, Asia’s Net Zero Transition Outlook 2050

02:05 - 02:50 PM

Interconnectivity in ASEAN – The Regional Grid Success Stories and Unlocking Opportunities

Speakers

Tuan Mohammed Rashdan bin Mohd Yusof

Tuan Mohammed Rashdan bin Mohd Yusof

Chairman
Energy Commission
Gregory Thomassin

Gregory Thomassin

VP of Business Development
TotalEnergies Renewables Asia Pacific
02:50 - 03:35 PM

LNG in Focus: LNG’s Role in ASEAN’s Energy Transition

Speakers

Ts Syed Saggaf Syed Ahmad

Ts Syed Saggaf Syed Ahmad

President and CEO
Malaysian Oil, Gas and Energy Services Council (MOGSC)
Unai Pastor Aguirrezabal

Unai Pastor Aguirrezabal

VP Origination, Asia
Cheniere Energy
03:35 - 04:05 PM

Tea & Coffee Networking Break

04:05 - 04:20 PM

Malaysia Country Spotlight: The National Energy Transition Roadmap and Partnership Opportunities for Green Growth

04:20 - 05:05 PM

Panel on Nuclear: Evolving Technologies and Addressing Safety, Cost and Capabilities Considerations

Speaker

Victor Nian

Victor Nian

Co-Founder & CEO
Centre for Strategic Energy and Resources

Moderator

Raja Dato’ (Dr) Abdul Aziz bin Raja Adnan

Raja Dato’ (Dr) Abdul Aziz bin Raja Adnan

Principal Advisor
The eCEOs Sdn Bhd
05:05 - 05:20 PM

China Country Spotlight: Innovation and Pathways towards 1,200 GW Installed Generation Capacity by 2030

05:20 - 06:30 PM

Networking Drinks with Speakers, VIPs and Delegates

Solar and Storage Forum

Solar remains a rapid growth engine of Asia’s renewables adoption. Asia’s various jurisdictions, guided by distinct policies, spell different market opportunities. Energy storage is a gamechanger in the expansion of RE and its innovations and investments are closely watched. Grid modernisation and digitalisation is fundamental to support RE integration and development towards a smart, future grid.

09:00 - 09:05 AM

Welcome Remarks

09:05 - 09:15 AM

Anchor Project Case Study 1

09:15 - 09:50 AM

Renewable Developers’ Perspectives: Regional Solar Market Highlights, Unlocking Opportunities Through Interconnectivity, Energy Storage and Digitalisation

Speakers

Shah Nawaz Asan Gany

Shah Nawaz Asan Gany

Head, International Business Relations
TNB
Raghuram Natarajan

Raghuram Natarajan

Chief Executive Officer
BlueLeaf Energy
Supa Waisayant

Supa Waisayant

Country Director
Super Energy Corporation
09:50 - 10:00 AM

Anchor Project Case Study 2

10:00 - 10:35 AM

Enabling Renewables Integration: The Energy Storage Innovations, Deployment and Investments in Asia

Speakers

Allard Nooy

Allard Nooy

Managing Director
Markland Infrastructure Asia
Kristofer Matsuo

Kristofer Matsuo

Director, Strategy and Business Development – Asia
Sumitomo SHI FW
10:35 - 11:00 AM

Tea & Coffee Networking Break

11:00 - 11:10 AM

Anchor Project Case Study 3

11:10 - 11:45 AM

Grid Modernization and Digitalisation: Strengthening Infrastructure for a Smart Future Grid

11:45 - 11:55 AM

Anchor Project Case Study 4

11:55 - 12:30 PM

C&I Customers Panel: Deploying Solar Solutions In the Decarbonisation Pathway

Speakers

Elodie Renaud

Elodie Renaud

Managing Director
TotalEnergies Renewables Distributed Generation Asia Pacific
Rob Khoo

Rob Khoo

VP Public Relations & Investor Relations
Swan & Maclaren Group
12:30 - 02:00 PM

Networking Lunch break

Decarbonisation Tech Forum

Hydrogen, ammonia, carbon capture, alternative fuels, electrification – these are exciting new potential opportunities for the net zero energy future. Unique to the Forum – we will bring in real life case studies from around the world, to share insights how such projects reach commercial close and FIDs; in additional to market developments, tech advancements and partnership opportunities.

02:00 - 02:10 PM

Anchor Project Case Study 1

02:10 - 02:45 PM

Panel: Hydrogen’s Role in Asia Pacific’s Energy Transition – FID Projects in Highlight and Gaps in Value Chain Development

Speaker

Teppei Takahashi

Teppei Takahashi

SVP, Business Development and New Business
MHI
02:45 - 02:55 PM

Anchor Project Case Study 2

02:55 - 03:30 PM

Panel: Making Green Hydrogen/Ammonia Projects Bankable and Securing Off-takers and Partners

03:30 - 04:00 PM

Tea & Coffee Networking Break

04:00 - 04:10 PM

Anchor Project Case Study 3

04:10 - 04:45 PM

Panel: Role of CCS as Low Carbon Solution in Asia – Regulatory Frameworks, Value Chain Commercialisation Opportunities

Speakers

Dr Belladonna Maulianda

Dr Belladonna Maulianda

Special Energy Advisor for Coordinating Minister of Maritime & Investment Affairs
Executive Director of Indonesia CCS Centre
04:45 - 04:55 PM

Anchor Project Case Study 4

04:55 - 05:30 PM

Panel: Decarbonising the Transport Sector – The Role of Alternative Fuels, Technology Advancements and Policy Updates

Moderator

Clarence Woo

Clarence Woo

Executive Director
Asian Clean Fuels Association
05:30 - 05:35 PM

End of Summit Programme