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Day 1: Tuesday, 23 November 2010

8:30 -9:30


Inaugural Session

9:30 -:10:45


10:45 –11:00

Coffee Break

Session I: Keynote Speakers- Leadership Insights


Chairman  : Mr. Saïd Mouline, President of the Sustainable Development Committee, CGEM


·         Mr. Abdellaziz Abarro, COE, MANAGEM Group, Morocco

·         Mr. Abdallah Deguig, President of the Federation of Information Technologies, Telecommunications and Off shoring (APEBI),

·         Mr. Michel Pochitaloff-Huvale, Program Manager, IBM


12:30 – 2:00


Session II:  Perspective of Private Sector and NGO Enterprises


Chairman : Mr. Ryad Mezzour, Sustainable Development Committee, CGEM


·         Mr. Herve Guilcher, Environmental Programs Director, HP EMEA

·         Ms. Ulrike Vott, Nokia Markets Middle East and Africa, UAE

·         Ms. Jean Cox-Kearns, Dell

·         Ms. Catherine Flouvat, AME Business Developer & E-waste Opportunities, Orange/ France Telecom

·         Mr. Ahmed Salem, General Manager, Egyptian Electronic Recycling Company, Egypt

·         Mr. Ahmed Buhazza, Executive Director, Recycle IT, Good Word Society, Bahrain





Day 2: Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Session III: E-waste International Practices

9:30 – 11:00

Chairman : Mr. Fareed Bushehri, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)


·         Ms. Jean Cox-Kearns, StEP Initiative

·         Mr. Mathias Schluep, Laboratory for Technology and Society, Materials Science and Technology (EMPA), Switzerland

·         Mr. Essam Hashim, Chairman, SpearInk, Egypt

·         Mr. Adel Al-Alawi, Deputy Chief Executive, ISACA Bahrain




Coffee Break


Session IV: Funding Opportunities and Legislations

11:15 –2:30

Chairman : Mr. Jean Luc Bernard, UNIDO Representative, Morocco


·         Ms. Nehal EL-Kouesny, World Bank

·         Mr. Mathias Schluep, Economic Cooperation and Development Division at the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), Switzerland

·         Mr. Mostafa Kamel, Basel Convention Regional Centre for Arab States





Session V: The Way Forward: E-Waste in Morocco: Status and Challenges 

2:00 – 3:30

Chairman:  M. Khalid Missaoui, Sustainable Development Committee, CGEM


3:30 – 3:45

Coffee Break

Session VI: International Organizations Practices 


3:45 – 5:15

Chairman : Mr. Abdelhamid Jbilou, Sustainable Development Committee, CGEM


Session VII:  The Way Forward: E-waste Management Programme in the Arab Region

3:45 – 5:15

 Chairman : Mr. Abdelhamid Jbilou, Sustainable Development Committee, CGEM


Country Representatives will provide 5-10 min talks about the status of E-waste Management.  The panelists will discuss the Way forward in the Arab region in terms of implementing a regional E-waste Management programme

5:15 – 5:30

Closing Session





Secrétariat d'Etat auprès du Ministère de l'Energie,

des Mines, de l'Eau et de l'Environnement

Chargé de l'Eau et de l'Environnement