Sound Chemicals Management and Chemical Leasing seminar (SCM&ChL) was held on February 06th, 2020. The event was hosted by Igor Sikorsky KPI and initiated by the Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production Centre in Ukraine. The target audience were industrial companies, academia.
The announcement about the new Centre’s activity, and that is SCM as well as a new ChL team in 2020 became one of the key seminar tasks. Andrii Vorfolomeiev, the Centre’s director, moderated the event.
Oleksandr Khokhotva, the Centre’s chemical management expert, was given a floor to go deeply into the SCM concept and focus on details, like background info, worldwide implementation, fundamentals, case studies etc.
However, the keynote was delegated to UNIDO’s project CTA Branko Dunjić, who made his special mission to Kyiv to inform the seminar participants of the Global Chemical Leasing Award 2020, its participation terms, categories, special subcategories in current year, deadlines for application forms submission (15 May 2020). As for special this year’s subcategories, the applicants are given a chance to win in “Women-led Initiatives”, “Start-ups”, “Champion”.
Tetiana Hrabovska, the Associate Professor for the Department of General Ecology and Ecotrophology at Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University, became a special guest of the seminar. She was the one who participated in the Global Chemical Leasing Award 2018 and won a Golden Prize. In her promotion speech, she shared her personal experience and inspired the attendees to be active and confident and apply for the Award 2020.
The information seminar was carried out within the framework of UNIDO Project “Promoting the Adaptation and Adoption of Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production through the Establishment and Operation of a Cleaner Production Centre in Ukraine”.