Strategic Summit Agenda

Day 1 Morning – Strategic Summit

09:00 - 09:15

15 mins

[Keynote] Host Country Opening: The State of Renewable Energies in the Philippines

Senator Win Gatchalian

Chairman of the Energy Committee


09:15 - 09:55

40 mins

[Ministrial Roundtable] ASEAN Energy Governance: New Approaches, New Rules, New Future

Following the “No New Coal” Committment - what does it mean to ASEAN nations, how to make the goal possible at a legislative level, and what detailed mechanisms and measures can we expect in the years to come?

  • Department of Energy, Philippines

  • Ministry of Energy, Thailand

  • Sustainable Energy Development Authority, Malaysia

  • Energy Market Authority, Singapore

09:55 - 10:35

40 mins

[CEO Panel] Leading the Trend of One Decarbonizing ASEAN - The Role of the Private Sector

The transition to carbon neutrality requires both public and private sectors to join forces. In particular, substantial and coordinated investments and innovations from the private sector are the fuel to the future.


Raghuram Natarajan


Blue Leaf Energy Asia

Allard Nooy

President, South East Asia

Fortescue Future Industries

Torbjorn Kirkeby-Garstad

General Manager, Southeast Asia



Hendrik Bohne

Head | Business Development & Asset Management

Aquila Clean Energy APAC

10:35 - 10:55

20 mins

[Keynote] Driving the Next Chapter of Sustainable Growth - Our Industry Commitment

Julien Pouget

Head of Renewables Asia


Coffee & Networking

11:15 - 11:55

40 mins

[Panel] Pathways Towards a Re-Mixed Electricity System - Grid, Storage, & Market Reform

While we prepare for an accelerated penetration of renewable energy into the power grid, the reform of the power market, the optimization of power grids, and the development of energy storage mechanisms are urgently needed.


Hanzel M. Cubangbang

Senior Market Applications Officer for Southeast Asia


Day 1 Afternoon – Strategic Summit

14:00 - 14:40

40 mins

[Panel] The Prospect of Large-scale Projects with Opportunities and Challenges


Senior Representative


14:40 - 15:00

20 mins

[Innovation Box A] Reserved for Wärtsilä

Coffee & Networking

15:50 - 16:30

40 mins

[Panel] Scaling-Up Innovative Projects in ASEAN – How We Consider Distributed, Floating, and Storage Project


Ari Natividad


ZA Global Partnerships, Corp.


Senior Representative (Reserved)

Vector Renewables

16:30 - 16:50

20 mins

[Innovation Box B] Driving Projects with Data

Senior Representative


16:50 - 17:30

40 mins

[Panel] Mobilizing Finance for ASEAN Clean Energy Demands - Key Roles Played by Development Banks, Export Credit Agencies and Commercial Banks


Marla Garin-Alvarez

Vice President, Sustainability

BDO Unibank, Philippines



Marilyne Crestias


Renewable Energy Insights

17:30 - 18:10

40 mins

[Panel] Trends to Ensure Efficiency and Stability over Life-cycle: Deliberations on Digitalization

Sophie Horak

Business Development & International Sales