Business Program

Detailed program -

6 - 7 October
9:00 - 18:00 Exhibition working hours
10:00 - 17:00 Business program


1 floor – conference-room “Blue”

Special session 1. Investments and financing of projects in the field of natural resources management of the country
Preliminary confirmed participants: 
TASCOMBANK, IFC - International Finance Corporation

Special session 3. Industrial waste in a closed-loop economy 

Session sections:
• State regulation of industrial waste market
• Experience of industrial waste  secondary use: issues and prospects
• Modern technologies and equipment for industrial waste treatment

Invited for participation:
- international and domestic manufacturers of equipment and technologies for recycling and treatment of industrial waste
- producers of industrial waste: Mining & metallurgical and fuel & energy sectors, ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal market enterprises, chemical and petrochemical industries, сonstruction and cement industry, transport, ports, Ukrzaliznytsia - Ukrainian railways, agriculture, animal husbandry, food industry
- legislative, controlling, executive authorities of regions, cities, territorial communities

1 floor – Conference-hall

Panel discussion. Formation of effective policy in the field of waste treatment

Maxim Barinov, Director, UKRECOALLIANCE Association
Olexandr Lymar, Waste Management Expert, Ukrainian Institute for the Future

Topics to be discussed:
Efficiency of the 2207-1-d framework bill on the waste management
• Bill “On State Environmental Control” and implementation of the waste management policy by State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection
• Assessment of the waste management situation in Ukrainian regions
• What prevents the implementation of the National Waste Management Strategy? View of the real sector of the economy)

Invited for participation representatives of:
• Ministries
• Committees of the Verkhovna Rada
• State environmental inspectorate 
• State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection
• State administrations, cities’ councils
• Municipal Utilities and market operators

Round tableDevelopment of regional waste treatment plans: main issues and ways to solve them

ModeratorSvitlana Nemesh (Kolomiiets), coordinator of ISWA Young Professionals Group in Ukraine

Regional waste management plans are strategic planning documents that, taking into account the goals and targets set at the national level, should determine how infrastructure will develop and change approaches to waste treatment in the country's regions over the next 10 years.

Topics to be discussed:
• What challenges and problems do customers and developers of regional plans face in the process of working on them and joint search for ways to address these issues
• Proposals to central executive bodies on necessary changes in development of regional plans

Preliminary confirmed participants:
• Ruslan Strіlets, Deputy Minister for Digital Development, Digital Transformation and Digitization, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine
• Tetiana Tevkun, Waste management reform lawyer, Reform Support Team of the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine
• Tetiana Omelianenko, Candidate of economic sciences, Independent expert on waste treatment issues
Viacheslav Sorokovskyi, Expert on decentralization and public services
• Maryna Zhylka, Head of Sanitary Cleaning Department of Housing and Communal Infrastructure Department of Kyiv city state administration
 Dmytro Laznenko, Expert consultant of the DESPRO project on waste treatment

Case. Development of a regional waste management plan on the example of Lviv region

Organizers: Eggersmann GmbH (Germany), OPE organic, Public utility enterprise “Zelene misto”

Volodymyr Malynovskyi, Project manager, OPE organicUkraine
Serhii Prokopenko, Representative of Eggersmann GmbH in Ukraine (mobile machinery)
Sviatoslav Yevtushenko, Director, Public utility enterprise “Zelene misto”

Session 1. Modern equipment and machinery for separate collection and handling of waste
Confirmed speeches
Association “Ukrainian ecological alliance” (Ukraine)Budshliakhmash (Ukraine), Construction Machinery (Ukraine)

Session 2. Sorting and recycling
Confirmed speeches
Eggersmann (Germany), RIKO (Slovenia), Arjes Ukraine (Ukraine)


1 floor – conference-room “Blue” 

Special session 3. Hazardous waste management: medical, pharmaceutical, veterinary, radioactive, WEEE (electronic / electrical equipment waste, batteries, accumulators) 

Session sections:
• Legislative initiatives and state policy in the field of hazardous waste management
Problematic issues when working with hazardous waste at industrial enterprises
Modern technologies and equipment for hazardous waste management

Confirmed participants: Medical Constructor(Ukraine)

Invited for participation:

International and domestic manufacturers of equipment and technologies for the collection, transportation, recycling and disposal of hazardous waste
- Industrial enterprises: medical, veterinary, pharmaceutical institutions and companies, mechanical engineering, instrumentation, electronic, metalworking production Mining & metallurgical and fuel & energy sectors, ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal market enterprises, chemical and petrochemical industries, transport, ports, Ukrzaliznytsia - Ukrainian railways
- legislative, controlling, executive bodies of regions, cities, territorial communities

Special session 4. Recycling of main types of secondary raw materials 

Session sections
• Legislative initiatives and state policy in the field of production, use and import of secondary raw materials
• Recycling enterprises experience: issues and prospects
• Modern recycling technologies and equipment

Invited for participation:
international and domestic manufacturers of recycling equipment and technologies
- profile Associations
- secondary raw materials recyclers
- retail chains, manufacturers of packaged goods, market operators

Simultaneous translation will be provided during working sessions: Ukrainian / English / Russian languages