Speaking History

Steve has undertaken a number of closed discussions on energy, environment, sustainability and social development for Governments, Corporations and Societies. A list of his recent publicized speaking engagements follows:

21 April 2007, “Managing Global Climate Change through Bioscience”, Earth Day Symposium, Society of Bioscience and technology Singapore

7 October 2008, “Can we have Sustainable Palm Oil?”, Clean Energy Asia 2008, Singapore (http://www.terrapinn.com/2008/clean/C5331.stm )

30 October 2008, “Biogas in the developing countries of ASEAN”, Asian Youth energy Summit, Singapore  (http://www.ayes2008.com/node/67 )

6 November 2008, “Biogas and ASEAN”, Regional Industry Networking Conference, Singapore Polytechnic.

25 March 2009, “Managing waste as feedstock”, Bio-Power Asia, Singapore (http://www.greenpowerconferences.com/biofuelsmarkets/biopower_asia.html )

18 June 2009, “Energy Trends in Palm Oil Bio-energy in Indonesia”, Waste based energy and Chemicals Seminar. UPN Veteran University Jawa Timur, Surabaya, Indonesia.

4 August 2009, “Palm Oil Waste – Sustainability?” 2nd Annual Waste Seminar 2009, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

14 October 2009, “Bio-Energy 101”, National Environment Agency Technology Day, Singapore

16 November 2009, “Capturing ASEAN demand for clean energy and environmental expertise“, Austrade Webinar

17 December 2009, “Weighing the case for Biofuels” Squakbox Asia, CNBC TV Asia. (http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232/?video=1361009414&play=1 )

15 June 2010, “What happens to products at end of life – current trends in waste processing”, Sustainable Green Manufacturing, Singapore.

26 July 2010, “Project Management: Strategies, Techniques, Operations and Control”, Asia Pacific Due Diligence Centre Conference, Kuala L, Malaysia.

27th July 2010, “Brunei Renewable Energy Potentials”,  Austrade trade development seminar in Brunei. (http://www.bt.com.bn/news-national/2010/07/28/more-brunei-australia-partnerships-expected-renewable-energy-projects and http://www.bt.com.bn/business-national/2010/07/29/oz-firms-govt-discuss-energy-co-op )

28th September 2010, “Sustainability 101 in Cambodia”, Full day seminar in Phnom Penh with the Royal Cambodian School of Administration (National Civil Service College).

27th May 2011, Soft Release of hard copy version of “Greenotoxosis – surviving the transition to sustainable living without going crazy” published by Createspace.com (refer to https://www.createspace.com/3504428)

1st November 2011, Press Release for Greenotoxosis (refer http://www.4rss.com/new-book-provides-straightforward-introduction-to-sustainability.html)

2nd November 2011, Panel discussion Session 8 on Bioenergy in South East Asia for Clean Energy Expo, part of Singapore International Energy Week. (refer to http://www.cleanenergyexpoasia.com/downloads/CEEA2011-ConferenceProgram_DAY2.pdf also reported at http://www.eco-business.com/news/southeast-asia-next-frontier-for-biorenewables/ and http://asian-power.com/environment/news/biomass-power-in-south-east-asia-hindered-technology)

3rd November 2011, “Biogas in Cambodia” Presentation of biogas project in Cambodia as part of Session 19 at Clean Energy Expo, part of Singapore International Energy Week (refer to http://www.koelnmesse.com.sg/sites/cleanenergyexpoasia/index.php?q=conference/conference-day-3)

3rd November 2011, Interview on regioanl bio-energy prospects in EcoBusiness Program for Channel News Asia. (refer to http://www.cleanenergyexpoasia.com/downloads/CEEA2011PostShowReport.pdf )

12th November 2011, Release of kindle version of “Greenotoxosis” (refer to https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00666L9YI)

30th November 201, Launch Event for Greenotoxosis with CTHH.  (refer to http://cleantechhappyhoursg.blogspot.com/ )

24th February 2012, “Why some cassava biogas projects succeed and others fail”, Presentation at Cassava World Conference in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.  (refer to http://www.cmtevents.com/eventschedule.aspx?ev=120212)

20th March 2012, “Bioenergy in ASEAN”, Panel presentation to Universitat St. Gallen MBA Singapore Session.

8th June 2012, “Launch of the Technology and Development Network – Seminar One – Xzeres Wind and Air Barrier technologies”  Chaired Invitation only event for Stratcon Singapore Pte Ltd at Singapore Island Country Club, Singapore. http://www.stratcon.net/TDN.html

26th June 2012, “Feedstock Uses in Biopower Projects “ Biopower Asia, Singapore – Event cancelledhttp://www.greenpowerconferences.com/EF/?sSubSystem=Prospectus&sEventCode=BF1206SG&sSessionID=546016678b40ab620304ac4cd1000d41-16217066&sDocument=Speakers

9th July 2012, “Treatment options for EFB and POME and how palm oil mills can maximise financial, social and ecological returns” 4th Palm Oil Summit, Bali, Indonesia.   http://www.cmtevents.com/eventschedule.aspx?ev=120725& 29th August 2012, “ASEAN experience in combating energy poverty with renewable energy – private sector successes and lessons” Nanyang Technical University – NTU Climate change and energy sustainability series, Singapore.  http://www.colombo-plan.org/index.php/training-course-on-climate-change-energy-and-environment/

28th September 2012, “Project team development; Strategies, Tools and Techniques” Project Management; Strategies, Techniques, Operations and Controls, Asia Due Diligence Series, JW Marriott, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. http://www.asiapacificevents.com/pdf/SEPT12/SEPT12PMC-A7.pdf

22nd October 2012, “Biorenewable Energy Course”, Chaired Entry level run by the Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore, Asian Energy Futures Conference Singapore, http://www.seas.org.sg/events/spotlight-events/view_detail/2012/10/22/228/jevent

26th November 2012, “Challenges, Best Practice and International case studies of waste to energy schemes applied to sustainable mobility in Cities” presented for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) at the National Capital Region Planning Board, New Delhi, India.

13th and 14th May 2013, Carbon War Room Waste to Wealth Summit, Waste to Energy Group Participant, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.  http://www.carbonwarroom.com/what-we-do/research-publications/creating-climate-wealth-singapore-summary-action-plan

6th June 2013, “Master Class on Bio Renewable Energy“, Current Course by the Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore at Renewable Energy Asia 2013 Expo, Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre, Bangna, Bangkok, Thailand  Event Cancelled.

30th September 2013 “Project team development; Strategies, Tools and Techniques” Project Management; Strategies, Techniques, Operations and Controls”, Asia Due Diligence Series, JW Marriott, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  http://www.asiapacificevents.com/pdf/SEPT13/SEPT13PMC-C7.pdf

22nd November 2013 “Launch of Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore White Paper on Renewable Energy” – presenter and co-author of paper, Intercontinental Hotel, Singapore – http://www.seas.org.sg/resources/presentationpapers

3rd March 2014, “Launch of the Ecopanel”, Presenter,  The Technology and Development Network, Singapore http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZcC5pwcDf4

30th April 2014, “Latest Developments in Financing and Marketing Clean Energy” Irish Chamber of Commerce in Thailand, Renewable Energy Focus Group, Hemingway’s Bangkok, Thailand. http://irishthaicc.com/renewable-energy/

14th May 2014, Launch of The Innovator’s Institute, Master of Ceremonies, http://e27.co/singapore-future-business-force-technology-power-innovation/

3rd June 2014, “Waste management & waste-to-energy: opportunities in making” Presenter and Panelist, Green Growth & Business Forum, Organised by National Climate Change Secretariat, Singapore Ministry of trade and Industry, Ministry of Environment and Water Resources and British High Commission, Marina Bay Sands Conference Centre, Singapore.  http://app.nccs.gov.sg/(X(1)S(vsbrkwbxioo24w452o0kcfju))/event_details.aspx?oid=44&AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1