July 13, 2018

[ANNOUNCEMENT] Sustainability Summit 2018

Forest Foundation Philippines, in partnership with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB), Enderun Colleges and AGREA, will hold the Sustainability Summit 2018 on August 1, 2018 at The Tent of Enderun Colleges, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. Over 200 delegates from top corporations, business leaders, government, NGO professionals and the academe will attend the one-day event — to identify and discuss the more pressing issues, trends, synergies and challenges and ideate achievable and lasting solutions for one of the world’s more critical sustainability concerns: WATER.

There are five moderated panel sessions during the Summit  that will specifically talk about water as it relates to scarcity and wastage, energy and agriculture, infrastructure and public health. The panelists and speakers present during the conference include:

  • Philippine Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, Solid Waste Management Act, and Biodiversity Protection Act Principal Author Dr. J.R. Nereus O. Acosta
  • Maynilad Water Services, Inc. Senior Assistant Vice President Engr. Francisco A. Arellano
  • AGREA Agricultural System International, Inc. Founding Farmer and CEO Cherrie Atilano
  • Forest Foundation Philippines Executive Director Atty. Jose Andres Canivel
  • Environmental Management Bureau – NCR Regional Director Atty. Domingo M. Clemente, Jr.
  • UDENNA Water Program & Operations Manager Federico Noe Goco
  • MetPower Venture Partners Holdings, Inc. Managing Partner Ditmar L. Gorges
  • A Single Drop for Safe Water Founder Kevin Lee
  • Department of Environment and Natural Resources Undersecretary Atty. Maria Paz G. Luna
  • Meliomar Inc. / Sustainable Seafood Week Philippines General Manager / Progenitor Christian Schmidradner
  • Bamb Ecological Technology Inc. President & CEO, Philippine Artisan Trade Inc. Co-Founder & Managing Director and Enderun Colleges Advisory Board Bryan McClelland
  • ARUP Associate Director Adrian Marsden
  • First Philippine Holdings Chief Sustainability Officer Agnes De Jesus
  • Enderun Colleges Director of Research / Professor Dr. Jun Salipsip and;
  • Enderun Colleges Director for Sustainability Engr. Edmond P. Maceda

The event is in partnership with ANC, CNN Philippines, Manila Bulletin, The Philippine Star, BusinessWorld, Business Mirror, Expat, Inquirer Interactive, Philippine Primer, Grid Magazine, WhenInManila.com and TheFortCity.com.

To learn more about the event, please visit this website.