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Unlocking Solar Capital: Asia & Financial Summit


31 October 2019 /// Singapore

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Unlocking Solar Capital: Asia & Financial Summit


31 October 2019 /// Singapore

Asia's key solar event: Connect with 1000+ executives and develop bankable solar PV projects

Solar energy in Asia has been developing faster than anywhere else in the world, however, the challenge to obtain access to capital remains. By joining forces with the Asia Clean Energy Summit, we aim to bring together all investors, financiers, solar developers, IPPs, EPCs and other solar stakeholders to discuss bankable PV projects in the region.

For the Unlocking Solar Capital & Financial Summit, there will be 200+ solar energy delegates present in our sessions, however, there will be the opportunity to network with 1000+ solar and clean energy executives in Asia during the networking sessions. In addition to the conference held on October 31st this fall, there will be the opportunity to attend the clean energy exposition held from October 30th - November 1st which will add an additional 3000+ visitors to network with. All together making a total of 4000+ solar & clean energy professionals present under one enormous roof.

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1000+ international finance and project development executives

Effective matchmaking and networking solutions, guaranteeing time well-spent on valuable meetings

A mix of inspiring keynotes and insightful deep dives

Regional focused approach: Covering all countries from Southeast Asia to Central Asia


Solar Facts & Figures 2019

The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the most important facts and figures of the three fastest growing solar energy markets in Southeast Asia: Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore.

SELECTION OF REGISTERED ORGANIZATIONS OF 2018

 
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Program Outline


Program Outline


SESSION 1
Welcome remarks
Opening Keynote
Market Status Update
Coffee Break
SESSION 2
CEO Fireside chat
Expert Perspective
Panel
Lunch
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SESSION 3
Market Status Update
Case Studies
Inside the Room
Coffee Break
SESSION 4
Panel dicussion
Deep Dive discussion
Closing Keynote
SIEW NETWORKING EVENT
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Speakers 2018


Speakers 2018


GEOFFREY TAN /// MANAGING DIRECTOR ASIA PACIFIC - OPIC
Geoffrey Tan is a Managing Director at Overseas Private Investment Corporation(OPIC), and is OPIC’s Asia-Pacific regional representative based in Thailand. Mr. Tan has worked in emerging markets financing for over 20 years.

Since joining OPIC in 2003, he has worked primarily on power, infrastructure and access to finance. These projects have been across Latin America, the Middle East, Central and Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia.

Prior to OPIC Mr. Tan worked for the Chase Manhattan Bank (now JPMorgan Chase)in New York, Singapore and Hong Kong focusing on project and structured finance,and for Emerging Markets Partnership in Singapore on private equity infrastructure investments.

Mr. Tan is a graduate of Cornell University and the University of Virginia, and also attended the Université Catholique de Louvain in Belgium.
GEOFFREY TAN
MANAGING DIRECTOR ASIA PACIFIC /// OPIC
ASSAAD RAZZOUK /// GROUP CEO - SINDICATUM
Assaad W. Razzouk is a Lebanese-British clean energy entrepreneur, investor and commentator. He is Group Chief Executive and Co-Founder of Sindicatum Sustainable Resources, a global clean energy company headquartered in Singapore; the Chairman of the Board of the Association for Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA); a Board member of the Climate Markets & Investment Association (CMIA); and a commentator on climate change, natural capital and clean energy.
ASSAAD RAZZOUK
GROUP CEO /// SINDICATUM
RUTH BRIONES /// CEO - GREENERGY SOLUTIONS
Ruth P Briones is a climate change engineer and sustainability regulatory expert. Under her direct supervision and leadership, was the development of a total capacity of 1400.0MW of renewable energy projects in the Philippines and Asia. 1200.0MW of which are solar energy and 200.0 MW waste-to-energy and biomass projects. Currently, she is negotiating for PPP Waste-to-Energy projects in Indonesia and primary cities in the Philippines. This year (2018), she has started the development of agro-Solar PV - community based and micro-grid solar PV projects in the Philippines.
In 2015, she was declared as one of the 40 Global Sustainability Superstars during the 2015 World's Sustainability Congress in Mauritius in December, and was conferred the "sustainability Leadership Award" in that Congress. Subsequently, she was listed and presented as one of the most impactful green leaders, globally, during the 2016 World CSR Congress in Mumbai, India. In 2017, she was presented the Sustainability Leadership Excellence Award by the international Management Excellence Council.
After working with the Philippine Government for 25 years and with the Asian Development Bank, she was involved with several entities focused on climate change mitigation, sustainable environment, renewable energy development, policy formulation and research. She has also organized and created three companies focused on sustainability: Greenergy Solutions Inc, Living Projects for People Philippines and Firmgreen Phils Inc.
Ruth is one of the authors of the Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability Volume VII- Public-Private Partnerships which was published in 2014. She also authored the framework of the Philippines' Zero Waste Agenda as scheme for circular economy and the sustainable community-based renewable energy programme for the ASEAN region.
RUTH BRIONES
CEO /// GREENERGY SOLUTIONS
CSILLA KOHALMI-MONFILS /// EVP STRATEGY NEW BUSINESS & DIGITAL - ENGIE
Csilla KOHALMI-MONFILS EVP Strategy, New Business and Digital ENGIE Asia-Pacific – Thailand Csilla KOHALMI-MONFILS is the Head of Strategy, New Business and Digital at ENGIE Asia-Pacific. Before joining ENGIE in 2011 as Strategic Projects Director, Csilla held senior functions at various energy companies in Hungary, including MOL Group. Csilla started her career with Unilever where she headed up business development projects in Europe and Latin America. Later, at the Boston Consulting Group, she developed new business opportunities and managed change projects for corporate clients across the world. Csilla holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering and an MSc in Bioengineering from the Technical University of Budapest (Master thesis in Molecular Biology at CNRS—Institut Jacques Monod in Paris). She also holds an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau.
CSILLA KOHALMI-MONFILS
EVP STRATEGY NEW BUSINESS & DIGITAL /// ENGIE
JEANNE SOH /// DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER - SMBC
Jeanne Soh is Deputy General Manager and Head of Power and Infrastructure, Global Structured Finance, Investment Banking Department, Asia of Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC).

Jeanne has over 19 years’ financial structuring and arranging experience in Asia, of which the recent 11 years were in Power and Infrastructure sector. Jeanne brings value-added expertise in financial advisory and debt arranging.

Jeanne holds a Bachelor in Arts and Social Science (Major in Economics and Maths) from National University of Singapore.
JEANNE SOH
DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER /// SMBC
JAE LEMIN /// PARTNER - EVERSHEDS SUTHERLAND
Jae is a partner in our Banking and Finance and Renewable Energy and Sustainability Groups, based in Hong Kong. He helps corporates and banks on a wide range of projects and financings, including project financings, acquisition financings, trade financings and corporate loans.
Jae has worked on transactions throughout Asia-Pacific, South America and Africa. In addition, Jae has spent periods on secondment in NAB’s Global Treasury Department in Melbourne and Standard Chartered’s Wholesale Banking Group in Hong Kong.
Jae has extensive experience leading multi-jurisdictional projects and has particular industry experience in the energy and natural resources sector, including renewable energy.
JAE LEMIN
PARTNER /// EVERSHEDS SUTHERLAND
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Sponsors & Partners


Sponsors & Partners


Sponsorship Opportunities

Unlocking Solar Capital: Asia will involve 200+ solar energy decision makers in the room and 1000+ high-level clean energy decision makers from all around the world to network with. It offers a range of opportunities to build and promote your brand to a diverse, yet focused group of high level international and local stakeholders including investors, financiers, project developers, EPC’s, IPP’s and manufacturers.

Options include:

  • Tailor-made branding and networking focused packages

  • Facilitation of 1-on-1 meetings with key stakeholders

  • Visibility through both on and offline international marketing campaign through Solarplaza and the Asia Clean Energy Summit

  • Possibility to have speaking involvement through presentation or panel discussion

  • Possibility to host or moderate a round-table discussion

  • Unparalleled access to unique networking opportunities with a targeted group

For more information, please contact Edoardo Pulvirenti through edoardo@solarplaza.com.

 
ACCOUNT MANAGER

Edoardo Pulvirenti
+31 10 280 9198
edoardo@solarplaza.com

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ORGANIZING PARTNERS
GOLD SPONSORS
NETWORKING SPONSOR
 
BRANDING SPONSORS
 
LEGAL PARTNER
 
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Registration


Registration


Registration - Unlocking Solar Capital Asia

31 October /// Singapore

 

Register now to join Unlocking Solar Capital Asia (31 October 2019, Singapore). Please feel free to get in touch with us directly at registrations@solarplaza.com (please do not forget to mention the event concerned), in case of any issues or questions regarding registration. We look forward to meeting you in Singapore!

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About Solarplaza


About Solarplaza


About Solarplaza

"To positively impact the world by accelerating the sustainable energy transition"

This mission lies at the core of Solarplaza, a private company based in Rotterdam (The Netherlands) that aims to inspire, connect and activate the global solar PV industry.

Solarplaza was founded in 2004 by Edwin Koot, a senior PV expert working in photovoltaic solar energy since 1994. Over the course of thirteen years, Solarplaza has built a network of trusted friends and personal contacts all over the world.

Solarplaza organizes international high-level conferences and exploratory trade missions in both established and emerging markets across the globe. With a track-record spanning 5 continents, 30+ countries, 42 cities and a total of over 100 events, Solarplaza is a pioneering industry inspirer.

The company’s home base, www.solarplaza.com, is an independent platform for knowledge and insights, supported by the (free) daily solar industry newsletter, SUN.

  • ESTABLISHED IN 2004

  • 100+ EVENTS

  • 30+ COUNTRIES

    FROM CHILE TO CHINA

  • 60.000 + 

    PV PROFESSIONALS IN OUR NETWORK

Learn more on www.solarplaza.com

Contact Us

For program matters regarding the event and its content, get in touch with:

PROJECT MANAGER

Tom van Dorp
+31 10 3027 910
t.vandorp@solarplaza.com

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For questions regarding exhibition and sponsorship opportunities, contact:

ACCOUNT MANAGER

Edoardo Pulvirenti
+31 10 280 9198
edoardo@solarplaza.com

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For inquiries on media partnerships and marketing opportunities, reach out to:

MARKETEER

Olivier Noorduyn
+31 10 302 7915
olivier@solarplaza.com

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General Contact Info

Solarplaza International BV

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