11th Asia Sustainable Oil Palm Summit Spotlights on Sustainability, New Technologies, Certifications

JAKARTA, Indonesia, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the face of EU's ban on palm oil in biofuels and the resulting trade war with Indonesia and Malaysia, the Jakarta summit will start off with a Keynote Speech by Nicholas Whittle, CFO, PT Sawit Sumbermas Sarana - 'The Indonesian Palm Oil Industry - Staying Resilient to Market Challenges'. Day 1 will also look at Indonesia's stance and concerns for '3 -MCPD and GE challenge' - elaborated by Indonesian Oil Palm Research Institute (IOPRI) while the 'Sustainable Practices on Integrating Cattle Breeding into Palm Oil Plantations' is shared by Indonesia-Australia Commercial Cattle Breeding Program (IACCBP).Malaysian Biodiesel Association (MBA)A shares details of Malaysia'sB10 Biodiesel Program as the country recently mandated local producers to increase minimum bio-content in biodiesel fuel to 10%. In another session, Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB addresses - 'Is Clonal Oil Palm a Sustainable Solution'?Use of technology is a key theme this year with these focused sessions:

Poladrone Solutions - GAP Using Drone Monitoring and Big Data Analytics

SAP - Applying Block Chain Technology to Enhance Palm Oil Traceability

ABS Innovations - Becoming Sustainable through Operational Process Digitalisation & Organisational Development

The agenda also looks at a comparative analysis of 'All Certification Standards (RSPO, ISPO & MSPO) & Latest Updates Related to Absolute Requirements for Obtaining the Certificate' by PT Sucofindo while Jerami Indah shares a smallholder's perspective on 'Its Journey to being Certified'.Organized by Centre for Management Technology, the summit also focuses on:

Positioning of CPO vs Other Edible Oils - Implications of Current Political Trends, Soybean Trade and Sustainability - RaboResearch Food & Agribusiness

Coconut Making a Comeback: i) Malaysia - Linaco Manufacturing and ii) Indonesia- PT. Pulau Sambu

Optimising Value of Palm Oil Waste - Heriot-Watt University Malaysia

Converting Palm Oil Waste Into High Value Added Chemicals - Green Earth Institute

Supplier Group Mapping ProgramA - Stepping Up Efforts For Deforestation Free Palm Oil Supply Chains - Aidenvironment Asia

Sustainable Palm Oil Cultivation in Sri Lanka & Potential Growth Outlook - Elpitiya Plantation

Visit event website or contact Ms. Hafizah at or call +65 6346 9218 for more details.Photo -A Centre for Management Technology (CMT)
See also:
Leave a comment
  • Latest
  • Read
  • Commented
Calendar Content
«    Июнь 2020    »