[Supported event]: Workshop on the topic of waste managment
Hanoi, HCMC


Invitation letter
                                                                                                                                         Berlin, 06.11.2018
Dear all,, 
we are pleased to inform you that we will organize a workshop on the topic of waste management in Vietnam with the focus on packaging. We sincerely invite you as a representative of German Business Association. Attached you can find your personal invitation.
During this event, we are expecting the participation from industry and academia from Vietnam and Germany. Our objective is to present and to map waste management practices in Vietnam and Germany. This common vision is intended to facilitate the discussion on pathways to evaluate the needs for research, development and joint collaboration to improve the current situation of waste management in Vietnam.
In detail, following topics are specifically addressed:

•    Importance of waste management for packaging waste,
•    Challenges and opportunities for waste collection and treatment, and
•    Potential synergies between stakeholders in waste management in Vietnam.
•    Prerequisites for an efficient collaboration between Germany and Vietnam

An agenda of the workshop is provided within this invitation.
The workshop is organized in two locations Hanoi and Ho-Chi-Minh-City with the same topic in order to reach representative audience for the two largest cities in Vietnam. English will be used as communication language. The participation is free of charge. All registered participants receive an executive summary of the results after the event.
Please confirm your attendance until November 14th, 2018 by answering this email with your full name, organization and contact details and the attended workshop location. We look forward to exchanging with you!
Best regards,
KAMVie Consortium
Technische Universität Berlin (TUB), Vietnamese German University (VGU), Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST), EverGreen Labs (EGL)

Annex: Workshop Details

Dates and locations:
Date: 19.11.2018 from 2 to 4pm
Location: National University of Civil Engineering (NUCE)
Conference room, Floor, Building G3
55 Giai Phong Road
Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi

Date: 22.11.2018 from 2 to 4pm
Location: Ho-Chi-Minh-City University of Science and Technology
Room 110 B6 - Building B6
268 Ly Thuong Kiet street,
Dist.10, HCM City

Workshop agenda
Time    Activity

  • 14:00 – 14:10    Introduction to the KAMVie project
  • 14:10 – 14:30    Short pitch and feedback collection
  • Enabler and promoter of waste management in Vietnam
  • 14:30 – 14:50    Short pitch and feedback collection
  • The challenge of waste across the industry
  • 14:50 – 15:10    Short pitch and feedback collection
  • Opportunities for valuation of waste
  • 15:10 – 15:20    Collection and treatment of feedbacks / Coffee break for attendees
  • 15:20 – 15:40    Short pitch and feedback collection
  • Innovation, business and collaboration models for waste management
  • 15:40 – 16:00    Feedback presentation and discussion

Contact persons at TU Berlin:
Dr.-Ing. Thomas Guidat
Chair of Sustainable Corporate Development
Email: guidat@mf.tu-berlin.de

M.Sc. Aleksandra Wewer
Chair of Assembly Technology and Factory Management 
Email: wewer@mf.tu-berlin.de

Ms. Nguyen Thi Mai Anh
Event Manager
+84 28 3823 9772, ext 112