IFC WATER CONGRESS

1 - 3 OCTOBER 2024

EXPERIENCE THE THREE-DAY IFC WATER CONGRESS

At the congress you can dive into three tracks - all featuring presentations from leading experts. 

  • The Water & Energy Nexus

  • Circularity and Solutions

  • From financing to final project

At the congress, solutions for improving the efficiency of water and energy consumption will be presented, water recycling will be explored in depth, and the money flows for water projects will be analysed from financing to trustworthy reporting.

The programme will be regularly updated and are subject to changes. 

 

PROGRAMME

TUESDAY 1 OCTOBER


09:00 - 09:30

 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST


09:30 - 11:30

THE WATER & ENERGY NEXUS

SYMBIOSIS OF WATER AND ENERGY: PATHWAY TO SUSTAINABILITY

- Thomas Lauritsen, AFI

WATER REUSE AND RECYCLING SHOW-CASES IN FOOD GRADE ENZYME PRODUCTION

- Kasper Kjellberg, Novonesis

LINK BETWEEN WATER AND ENERGY IN THE FOOD INDUSTRY

- Jacob Friss, NIRAS

"SUSTAINABILITY OR GROWTH? WHY NOT BOTH? - A HOLISTIC AND STRUCTURED APPROACH TO DEFINING AND IMPLEMENTING SUSTAINABLE WATER STRATEGIES

- Marcus Ley, Ecolab

WATER & ENERGY AUDITS, TITLE TBA

- Cindy Lima Ottosen, Grundfos


11:30 - 14:00

LUNCH & OPEN SPACE


18:00

DINNER EVENT (OPTIONAL)

WEDNESDAY 2 OCTOBER


09:00 - 09:30

 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST


09:30 - 11:30

CIRCULARITY CHALLENGES & SOLUTIONS

WHAT DOES CIRCULARITY CHALLENGES MEAN TO THE F&B INDUSTRY

- Søren Nøhr Bak, NIRAS

WATER QUALITY DEFINITIONS AND THE NEED FOR A RISK ASSESSMENT APPROACH IN WATER REUSE

- Lisbeth Truelstrup, Danish Technical University

WASTEWATER AS A SOURCE FOR DRINKING WATER AND GREEN ENERGY

- Daan Vandeplassche, Waterleau 

ACTIVE MEMBRANES - MORE THAN JUST A SEPARATION?

- Wenjing (Angela) Zhang, Danish Technical University

FERTILIZER FROM DAIRY WASTEWATER

- TBA


11:30 - 14:00

LUNCH & OPEN SPACE


14:00 - 19:00

SITE VISIT TO

CARLSBERG TWM AND HAVE A PRESENTATION OF FREDERICIA INDUSTRIAL SYMBIOSIS

THURSDAY 3 OCTOBER


09:00 - 09:30

 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST


09:30 - 11:30

FROM FINANCING TO FINAL PROJECT

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS' REQUIREMENTS FOR CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY

- Lene Lundgaard, Danske Bank

TRANSFORMING EXTERNAL WATER REQUIREMENTS INTO A STRATEGY, AND HOW TO IMPLEMENT THIS STRATEGY

- Julie Ruby, Danish Crown

VALID REPORTING - CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY DIRECTIVE

- Bureau Veritas 

EXPERIENCE AT ARLA FOODS INGREDIENTS REGARDING THEIR WASTEWATER TREATMENT AND WATER HANDLING

- Anders Harpøth Østergård, AFI TBC


11:30 - 14:00

LUNCH & OPEN SPACE


14:00 - 18:00

SITE VISIT TO

KMC, BRANDE

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