Sustainability Expo 22 Recap, 26 September – 2 October


From 26 September to 2 October, we have had the honour to participate in the Sustainability Expo 2022, ASEAN’s largest sustainability expo, at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSCC). With the help of the Swedish Embassy and a number of Swedish companies, including Altered, AstraZeneca, Ericsson, MidSummer, Opticept, Veg of Lund, VentPro, Volvo Cars and Wallander & Sson, the SweCham was able to bring all of Sweden’s sustainable innovation to the public. 

On Tuesday, 27 September on the SX Expo Main Talk Stage at 16:00 – 17:00, the Swedish Pavilion’s companies presented the cutting-edge innovation from Sweden for sustainability ranging from digital health care to water conservation, food and agroforestry innovation and solar energy.

Topic and Speakers

  1. ‘Game changing technologies for a sustainable world. Innovative solutions for Food and Plant Industries to improve performance, quality and reduce waste.’, Mr. Thomas Lundqvist, CEO, OptiCept AB, Sweden
  2. ‘Future Proof Food Systems. Food For Good’, Mr. Lars Svensson, Founding partner of Wallander & Sson, for Veg of Lund AB, Sweden
  3. ‘Accelerating the transition to renewable energy with the most sustainable solar panels ‘, Mr. Lars Svensson, Founding Partner of Wallander & Sson, for MidSummer AB, Sweden
  4. ‘Clean Water Conservation Make easy by Altered Nozzles’, Mr. Sean Too, Altered, Managing Director of Sentinel Solution Thailand Co Ltd;
  5. ‘Digital Health Care’, Dr. Korn Talthip, M.D., Ph.D., Medical and Regulatory Affairs Director, AstraZeneca (Thailand) Limited, Asia Area Medical Therapeutic Area Lead (Respiratory and Immunology), and
  6. ‘Technology for Good: Conservation of Endangered Habitats through AI.’, Mr. Richard Hurley, Managed Services Chief Operating Officer, Ericsson.

Sweden Sustainability Technology Talk session was presented and moderated by Dr. Pojanath Bhatanacharoen, SweCham Executive Director. Also a special thank you to our President, Mr. Peter Björk, for an amazing opening remark for sessions. 

We would like to warmly thank all our SweCham members who came to support the Sweden booth since day one. It is a pleasure for us to bring you all the latest sustainability innovations from Sweden, one of the top players in this field. The SweCham also wishes to thank our Ambassador, H.E. Mr. Jon Åström Gröndahl for his gracious presence on the first day and his support for all sustainable innovations. 

We wish that all our members and everyone that come to our booth learn something new about Swedish Sustainable innovation and we hope to see you again next year !!!