Leaders’ panel – the shape of the industry in the next 5, 10, 20 years.
11:50 - 13:00
How will waste to energy respond to the changing environment, the circular economy, the decarbonization of energy and industry and changing feedstock patterns? What sort of projects will the money be following over the next 10 – 20 years?
Honorary President, German Waste Association DGAW, Germany
Mr. Thomas Obermeier, born in 1957, holds a Master of Engineering in Technical Environmental Protection and is Head of Business Development at EEW Energy from Waste GmbH, the leader in the German waste-to-energy business. He is also Honorary President of the German Waste Association DGAW, a publicly certified and sworn expert for waste management of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK) Berlin, and a committee member of the chamber of commerce in Berlin and the IFAT and terratec fairs. Mr. Obermeier's expertise draws on more than 30 years of work in the waste management and energy sector. Prior to EEW and his independent consultancy, he held posts as a managing director in different consulting and operating companies and worked in Europe, Asia, Australia, North America and Africa.