Demo Day – Thailand Chapter

As part of the Mekong Plastics Innovation Alliance


Radical waste reduction and climate resilience

Dr Angela Macdonald PSM, Australian Ambassador to Thailand. Amelia Fyfield, CSIRO Counsellor Singapore, Director Southeast Asia. Dr Wijarn Simachaya, President of Thailand Environment Institute (TEI). Dr Julathep Kajornchaiyakul Executive Director of the National Metal and Materials Technology Center, National Science and Technology Development Agency at the 2023 Launch of the Mekong Plastics Innovation Alliance.

Whether preventing the leakage of toxic ink in packaging or harnessing 3D printing for re-purposing plastics – many inspiring innovations will be on display as part of the Mekong Plastic Innovation Alliance’s Demo Day. 

Hear directly from emerging innovators, IPPIN alumni, government and industry experts on trends, challenges, and solutions towards ending plastic waste. 

This event is held in collaboration with Mekong Plastic Innovation Alliance partner’s: 

  • The Australian Embassy, Thailand
  • Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO
  • Thailand Environment Institute 
  • National Metal and Materials Technology Center as part of National Science and Technology Development Agency

Date: Tuesday 31 October, 2023

Time: 9:15am – 4.00 pm

Venue: SO/ Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

09.15 AM – 09.45 AMRegistration opens
09.45 AM – 10.15 AMKeynote address from Australian Embassy, CSIRO and Thai Government
10.15 AM – 12.00 PMTeam presents pitches
12.00PM – 01.00PMNetworking lunch
01.00 PM – 01.45 PM Industry Insights
01.45 PM – 02.30 PM Industry working session
02.30 PM – 03.00 PM Closing address
03.15PM – 04.00PMCapital provider meet and greet (close door)

Meet the Innovation Teams