ICC Sustainability Conclave 2023
2nd - 3rd November 2023
The Imperial Hotel, New Delhi
- Registration is mandatory
- Speakers are required to register in advance
This is a major initiative of the Indian Chemical Industry for promoting sustainability in the management of the entire life cycle of chemicals. Environment Resource Management (ERM) a globally renowned entity in the sector is the Knowledge Partner for the Conclave. All the previous editions were supported by the Department of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers and, Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Government of India....
Further Inspired by clarion call by our Hon’ble Prime Minister at Cop 26 of UNFCC and enunciation of five commitments – Panchamrit, set the roadmap of the country and its commitment to support the global goals to mitigate the impact of Climate change.
The two-day event will host senior representatives from Indian and Global companies, government officers, multilateral organizations, chemical industry bodies, and academic experts to discuss trending issues and opportunities, including ESG strategies, de-carbonization, net-zero transition, digital transformation, green growth, cleaner energy, safety promotion, and product stewardship beyond regulations. This will help in adoption of new technologies and chemistry to reduce the carbon footprint in the Indian chemical industry.
Given India's global commitments to mitigate climate change, reduce carbon footprints, enhance the use of renewable energy, and promote sustainable corporate operations, the Sustainability Conclave holds great significance.
INDIAN CHEMICAL COUNCIL (ICC) the apex national body representing all branches of the Chemical Industry in India such as Organic & Inorganic Chemicals, Plastics & Petrochemicals & Petroleum Refineries, Dyestuffs & Dye-intermediates, Fertilizers & Pesticides, Specialty Chemicals, Paints etc.
The Indian Chemical Council is dedicated to the growth of the Indian Chemical Industry. Established in 1938, ICC has over the years grown its functions and offerings to cater to the varying needs of the Indian Chemical Industry.
- To anticipate and respond to government policy
- To provide better service to members in effective dissemination of information, safety, health and environment issues and monitoring the national and international chemical industry scenario
- To extend and maintain international liaison
- To promote chemicals exports vigorously. To work towards the effective representation of all sectors of the chemical industry
- To help ensure the availability of trained manpower, and To foster R&D culture, quality standards and technology absorption
- To promote and maintain good relations between members of the Association and the Government authorities, other segments of the economy and the public and improve the image of the industry
- To encourage work studies, research, investigations & experiments with the aim of improving the manufacture of chemical products, cost reduction & enhanced productivity
- To organize trade delegations to foreign countries, disseminate trade & commercial information about various countries amongst its members and generally facilitate trade & exchange of know-how in chemicals & petrochemicals
- To promote energy conservation measures in the industry
- To promote the Responsible Care initiative under the structured approach to self-regulations
The ICC is well-represented by senior executives from a wide range of global and local chemical companies. The executive committee of the ICC includes veterans of the chemical industry with vast experience and keen insight into the workings of the chemical industry in India. Their guidance and vision steer ICC to further growth and service.
Activities of ICC include organizing various seminars and events for the dissemination of information, safety, health, and environment issues relating to the Indian chemical industry.
THURSDAY, 2ND DECEMBER 2021 (DAY 1)
10:30 – 11:35
|11:35 – 11:45||BREAK|
|11:45 - 12:00||Special Sustainability Address
Mr. Nadir B. Godrej, Managing Director, Godrej Industries Ltd.
|12:00 - 12:20||Thematic Presentation by ERM|
12:20 – 13:35
|Incentivizing Environment Compliance – Is it required and justified?
Panel Discussion – CEOs
|13:35 – 13:50||Perspective – Guest of Honour
Mr. Jai Shroff, Global CEO, UPL Ltd.
|13:50 – 14:30||BREAK|
14:30 – 15:45
|Emerging digital technologies and Industry initiatives driving Sustainability
15:45 – 16:45
|COP-26 outcomes: Implications for chemical industry
|16:45 - 17:00||BREAK|
17:00 – 18:30
|ESG driven Strategies: Path for Sustainability
Presentations / Case studies
FRIDAY, 3RD DECEMBER, 2021 (DAY 2)
09:30 – 10:05
|10:05 – 10:10||BREAK|
10:10 – 11:20
|Circularity, Green Chemistry and Sustainable Solutions
Presentations / Case studies
11:20 – 12:30
|Harnessing Renewable Energy for Chemical industry
Presentations / Case studies
|12:30 – 13:30||BREAK|
13:30 – 14:40
|Digital Transformation: Reinventing Chemical Manufacturing
|14:40 – 14:50||BREAK|
14:50 – 15:50
|GHS for Sustainable Chemistry – Singapore model|
|15:50 – 16:00||BREAK|
16:00 – 17:00
|United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) - Curated session
|17:00 – 17:10||BREAK|
17:10 – 18:20
|Sustainability compliance - What gets measured gets done: Methodologies and Mechanisms
|18:20 – 18:35||Concluding Session: Way Forward and Vote of thanks|
Thursday, 2nd December 2021 (Day 1)
Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya
Hon'ble Minister of Health & Family Welfare & Minister for Chemicals & Fertilizers, Govt. of India
Ms. Sheila Aggarwal-Khan
Economy Division, UNEP
Mr. Nadir Godrej
Godrej Industries Ltd.
Dr. Shivananda Shetty
Mr. Jai Shroff
Mr. Ravi Kapoor
Conclave Chairman; Chairman
Sustainability Committee, ICC; and MD, Heubach Colour India
Mr. Shrikant Madhav Vaidya
Mr. Bimal Goculdas
ICC, and MD & CEO, Dharamsi Morarji Chemical Company Ltd.
Mr. B Vivek Shetty
Environment Sub-Committee-ICC & Chairman, Viswaat Chemicals Ltd.
Ms. Vinati Saraf Mutreja
MD & CEO
Vinati Organics Ltd.
Mr. Rajendra Gogri
Aarti Industries Ltd.
Mr. Sameer Hiremath
Mr. Prakash Raman
Transpek-Silox Industry Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Rupark Saraswat
India Glycols Ltd.
Mr. Anand Srinivasan
Mr. Tommy Mitchell
Global Director- IHT
Kalypso-A Rockwell Automation Company
Mr. Bala Santhanam
Principal Engineer - Vertical solutions and services group, Intel India
Ms. Gabriele Unger
Together for Sustainability (TfS)
Mr. Charles-Henri Robert
Executive Director - In charge, Climate Change and Energy, Cefic
Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemical Association (GPCA)
Mr. Krishanmohan Narayan
BASF India Ltd
Mr. Yagishita, Showa Denko
Chair of ICCA Energy & Climate Change Leadership Group
Mr. Rajesh Srivastava
Chairman ICC-NR and CEO & MD, Jubilant Ingrevia Ltd.
Mr. Deepak Jain
Bain & Company India
Mr. Karan Singh
Bain & Co., India
Mr. Ram Vaidyanathan
Head – Environmental Sustainability, Godrej Industries Ltd.
Dr. Ashok Menon
Director - Sustainability Strategy Asia Pacific, Corporate Sustainability Division, SABIC Technology Centre, Bangalore
Friday, 3rd December, 2021 (Day 2)
Shri Bhagwanth Khuba
Hon'ble MoS New & Renewable Energy, Govt. of India
Mr. Gireesh Pradhan
CERC & Secretary, MNRE, Govt. of India
Dr. Ajay Mathur
International Solar Alliance
Mr. Vijay Sankar
Immediate Past President
ICC and Dy. Chairman, The Sanmar Group
Mr. Kartik Bharatram
Prof A B Pandit
VC, ICT Mumbai
Mr. Kapil Malhotra
ICC NR, and Global BU Head – Fluorochemicals, GFL
Dr. Reynold D'Souza
Global Product Compliance (GPC)
Mr. Rakesh Mehta
ExxonMobil Company India Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Ajay Shah
Elastomers & Crackers, Reliance Industries Limited (RIL)
Mr. Naveen Khandelwal
COO & CFO – India, BrightNight Power
Mr. Dilip Sawhney
Managing Director – India, Rockwell Automation India Pvt. Ltd.
Ms. Raleigh Davis
Global Affairs, ACC
Ms. Evelyn Koh
Senior Assistant Director (Occupational Hygiene), Occupational Safety and Health Division, Ministry of Manpower, Singapore
Ms. Cissie Yeung
Singapore Chemical Industry Council (SCIC)
Dr. Raman Ramachandran
MD & CEO
PI Industries Ltd.
Mr. M K Rao
ICC and Fmr. ED, IGL
Mr. Bimal Goculdas
ICC and MD & CEO, The Dharamsi Morarji Chemical Company Ltd.
Ms. Kate Newbury-Helps
Senior Consultant, Corporate Sustainability & Climate Change, ERM
Ms. Anne Kolton
Communications, Sustainability & Market Outreach, American Chemistry Council (ACC)
Mr. D Sothi Selvam
Indian Chemical Council
Mr. Pierre Quiblier
Programme Officer at the Chemical and Health Branch of the United Nations Environment
Mr. Atul Bagai
India Country Head, UNEP
Ms. Nalini Sharma
SAICM Coordinator, Office In charge of the Biodiversity Unit
Mr. Chandra Bhushan