Conference 2018


DAY 1 - 25th July 2018

13:30 - 14:00
14:00 - 15:00
Opening Session
  • World Oilseeds, Oils & Fats – Palm Oil as the Balancing Factor: 2018 midterm review for Malaysia Palm Oil Industry
    Mr. Balu Nambiappan, the Director of Economic & Industry Development Division, Malaysia Palm Oil Board (MPOB)
  • Creating a shared value – sustainable solutions for the industry, people and environment – MSPO
    Dr. Sanath Kumaran – CEO, Malaysia Palm Oil Certification Council (MPOCC)
15:00 - 17:00
Session 1: Implementation of Digital Agriculture for Palm Oil Plantations and Yield Improvement
  • Co-composting of Oil Palm Industrial Waste into Organic Fertilizer and Incorporation of Biological Control Agents to
    Control Basal Stem Rot (BSR) Diseases Caused by Ganoderma SPP. in Oil Palm

    Dr. Carmen Goh Kar Mun, PhD - Manager, Eureka Synergy Sdn Bhd
  • Diseases are affecting Oil Palm Production and Quality in Malaysia – Way Forward
    Mr. Kester Chin - Managing Director, Greenearth (International) Holdings Sdn Bhd
  • Smart Plantations – Practical Applications of IoT and Big Data Analysis in Oil Palm
    Mr. Cheang Teik Koon – Founder, Agritix Sdn Bhd
  • Application of Geospatial Technologies for oil palm plantation management
    Mr. Cheong Jin Xi - Founder, Poladrone Solution Sdn Bhd
  • Sustainable Development on Oil Palm Mechanisation
    Mr. Haji Abd Rahim Shuib - Head, Farm Mechanisation Unit, MPOB
End of first day

DAY 2 - 26th July 2018

09:30 - 10:00
10:00 – 11:00
Special Presentation
  • Sustainable Palm Oil – Marketing in EU and its challenges
    H.E. Mrs. Maria Castillo Fernandez - Ambassador & Head of the EU Delegation to Malaysia
11:00 - 12:30
Session 3:Transformation of Processing for Palm Oil Mill
  • Efficient, Safe and Sustainable processing in palm oil mill and refineries
    Mr. Ong Toon Wei - Sales Director, Alfa Laval
  • Sustainable Palm Oil: Unlock the potential through SKF technologies
    Mr. Ronnie Koh, National Palm Oil Segment Manager, SKF
  • Scania’s approach to Sustainable Transport
    Mr. Gary Chin, Sales Manager – Truck, Scania
  • Cloud-based IoT and Apps Solution – Transformation of palm oil industry
    Mr. Albert Law - Malaysia Division Manager, Chih He Digital Co., Ltd.
12:30 - 13:15
Lunch and visit to Exhibition
13:15 - 14:45
Session 4: Circular Economy – Utilization of Biomass and Optimisation of Energy
  • 1st Bio-compressed Natural Gas (Bio-CNG) commercial plant: A case study on converting Biogas from POME into
    Biogas for industry use

    Dr. Lim Daw Yuen - Senior Manager, Sime Darby Offshore Engineering Sdn Bhd
  • Biogas plant and how to transform POME into valuable dry biofertilizer
    Mr. Juan Jose Gil – Senior Process Engineer, Biotec International Asia Sdn Bhd
  • Optimising the Utilities (High Pressure Boiler & Chillers) for Palm Oil Sector
    Mr. Sandeep Shirsat - Industrial Utility Expert & Business Head, International Business Group, Thermax Global
  • Innovation in Empty Fruit Bunch pressing machine: A solution for boiler fuel - KH-777-8
    Mr. Wayne Haw Wing Hau – Regional Manager, YKL Engineering Sdn Bhd
14:45 - 15:00
Tea Break
15:00 - 16:30
Session 5: Green Financing and Government Incentives on Advancement Technology development to
palm oil industry
  • Incentives in the Biomass industry
    Mr. Mohd Rasli Muda – Director, Food Technology & Resource Based Industries Division, Malaysian Investment
    Development Authority
  • Palm oil Yield and revenue protection – An insurance for Malaysia Palm Oil Plantations
    Mr. Jeffrey Khoo – Vice President, Swiss RE Corporate Solutions
  • Captive Solution for Agriculture Industries
    Mr. Erich Nicholas – Director & Principle Officer, Challenge Group Underwriters & Managers (L) Inc.
  • Advancement of Sustainability on Palm Oil Industry and other Green Projects – Multi channels of finance facility
    Dato’ Leong Kin Mun – Managing Director, Premier Capital Sdn Bhd
End of Day 2
This is the proposed programme, the organizer reserved the right to make changes without prior informing.