District Cooling Asia Summit 2016
12 November 2013 - 14 November 2013
Manila, Phillippines

Our Speakers

  • Maximino G. MarquezMaximino G. Marquez
    Sr. Science Research Specialist - Energy Efficiency and Conservation of the Energy Utilization Management Bureau (EECD-EUMB),
    Department of Energy (DOE), the Republic of the Philippines
  • Tim BurburyTim Burbury
    Partner - Global Transactions Practice Group,
    King & Spalding LLP
  • Professor Lu JunProfessor Lu Jun
    Chong Qing Association of Refrigeration China
  • Mikael JakobssonMikael Jakobsson
    Chief Marketing Officer & Project Marketing Director - China and South East Asia,
  • S.K. SinghS.K. Singh
    Division Head - Solar Thermal Power Projects, Solar Cooling / Refrigeration Systems
    Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, India
  • Danny Tam Hong KhaiDanny Tam Hong Khai
    General Manager-Kuala Lumpur Engineering Center,
    Shinryo Malaysia
  • Salah NezarSalah Nezar
    Director of Sustainability,
    Qatar Project Management (QPM)
  • Dr Surya DarmaDr Surya Darma
    Indonesian Renewable Energy Society (IRES)
  • Teruhisa OiTeruhisa Oi
    Senior Energy Specialist,
    Asian Development Bank
  • Dr Noriyasu MaeharaDr Noriyasu Maehara
    Senior Principal Engineer in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Division Sales Department- Machinery, Equipment & Infrastructures,
    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd Japan
  • Dr Parimita MohantyDr Parimita Mohanty
    CTCN Coordinator- Asia Pacific,
    United Nation Environment Programme (UNEP)
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District Cooling market has undergone a significant transformation as part of the heighten demands on environmental initiatives from the government authority in the national and global level. With that being said, Asia has emerged as the biggest market for district cooling due to the vast infrastructure and commercial developments across Asia’s tropical countries for the past decades.  Nevertheless, there are several barriers to district cooling initiatives for example regulatory policy, lack of district cooling expertise and knowledge, deficiency in project funding opportunities and incentive schemes and etc which are vital to be addressed in order to further develop the industry.

This is why you must not miss the golden opportunity to explore the District Cooling World Summit 2016. It provides an exclusive platform that brings together the Government Officials, Energy Companies, District Cooling Plant Operators, Engineering Companies, Solution Providers that manage large scale District Cooling Projects to explore the pivotal needs in establishing district cooling business models and firm regulatory policy, improving district cooling operational efficiency, innovation in district cooling system designs as well as assessing the latest chiller technology. 

What Makes District Cooling Asia Summit 2016 A Must-Attend Event

Case Studies  Hear from prominent District Cooling Plant Operators share their experiences on operating district cooling facilities through case studies on mega district cooling projects globally 

Interactive Discussions  Join exclusive panel discussions featuring Government Authorities, Energy Companies and District Cooling Plant Operators as they share their challenges and perspectives on implementing greater District Cooling initiatives as part of the national’s agenda

Detailed Presentations  Gain strategic insights from over 20 industry experts on overcoming major challenges in district cooling project implementation including regulatory barriers, project funding schemes, financial risk exposure, project risk management, district cooling plant operation and maintenance, accessing latest district cooling technology and amongst others

In-depth Workshops  Attend Expert-Led Workshops to grasp the nuts and bolts of district cooling project implementation


5 Key Benefits of Attending District Cooling Asia Summit 2016

  • Track upcoming and on-going District Cooling projects as well as find out the updates and practical information based on actual case studies from world’s prominent district cooling plant operators
  • Over 50 Government Officials, Energy Companies, District Cooling Plant Operator and Consultants are to be present at the summit - Grab the opportunity to share and gain new perspectives and viewpoints on overcoming the complexity in managing large scale district cooling plants and ensuring project sustainability 
  • Hear from 20+ renowned experts with profound experience who have worked on large scale district cooling projects globally share their experiences in terms of regulatory compliance, project funding schemes, district cooling market insights, project financial risk exposure, strategic district cooling risk management, district cooling system designs, latest district cooling technology and etc to ensure successful project completion
  • Exclusive Panel Discussion on Asia’s District Cooling Industry – Hear the winning strategies in improving district cooling installed capacity across Asia as part of the globe’s environmental conservation initiative
  • Extensive Networking Experience – Meet up with high-profile decision makers and industry leaders in Asia’s District Cooling industry!

Reserve your seat today and take advantage of the super saver discounted prices! Don’t miss your chance to be involved in District Cooling Asia Summit 2016 and engage in-depth discussion on global strategies to further develop the industry, get first-hand updates and practical information on upcoming and on-going district cooling projects in order to benchmark the technical expertise and successfully drive a project to completion!

Who Should Attend District Cooling World Summit 2016

This event is tailor-made for top decision makers, Managing Directors, Chief Executive Officers, Chief Operation Officers, Vice Presidents, General Managers, Directors, Heads, Managers and Senior Personnel of the following divisions:

Specifically for Engineering Contractors and District Cooling Facilities:

  • Technical
  • HVAC
  • Mechanical & Electrical Engineering
  • Cooling Technology
  • General Managers
  • Sales & Marketing

Specifically for Governments/Ministries:

  • Energy Policy Planning
  • Infrastructure Planning
  • Urban Planning
  • Green Technology

Confirmed Government Representatives, Ministry Officials, Developers & District Cooling Plant Operators (by 4th April 2016)

  • Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, the Republic of Indonesia
  • Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, India
  • Department of Energy (DOE), the Republic of the
  • Philippines
  • National Climate Change Secretariat, Prime Minister’s Office Singapore
  • Iskandar Regional Development Authority, Malaysia
  • Chong Qing Association of Refrigeration China
  • Indonesian Renewable Energy Society (IRES)
  • Asian Development Bank
  • Shinryo Corporation
  • Qatar Project Management (QPM)
  • Marafeq Qatar

amongst others!

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  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd (MHI)
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  • IFMA Singapore
  • Centre for Executive Education (CEE)
  • The Centre for Energy Environment Resources Development (CEERD)
  • Engineeringcivil.com
  • Pollution Equipment News
  • WADE
  • Underground Utilities
  • Gulf Oil & Gas
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" This is an exceptional summit that focuses on the vital needs in establishing district cooling business models and firm regulatory policies as well as empowering innovation in district cooling system designs within Asia Pacific. I am certainly looking forward to it! " – General Manager, Shinryo Corporation
" Equip Global’s District Cooling World Summit 2016 will be a great networking opportunity, in addition with addressing the significant challenges on market penetrations across Asia Pacific! " – Chief Marketing Officer, Termoekonomi
" District Cooling World Summit 2016 brings together industry leaders across Asia Pacific under one roof. It covers all important issues related to District Cooling growth within the region along with a panel of high-level speakers to share case studies and best practices. It is also a platform that provides us with an extraordinary opportunity to network with global experts in the field. Definitely a must-attend event! " – Department of Energy (DOE), the Republic of the Philippines

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