Conclave Session 4

Sustainable Wastewater Management

Date & Time: 15th December 2021; 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Venue: Online Mode

The details of the session can be seen in the following table:

Sr No Topics Speakers Time                              Recorded Videos
  1 Welcome and Introduction (10 min) Prof. Shireesh Kedare (PiC CoE-OGE) & Prof. Anurag Garg (ESED, IITB)  3:00 pm to 3:10 pm                                Welcome
  2 Keynote Address: Sustainable Wastewater management in all Refineries (30 min) Dr. J.P. Gupta (Chairman, Environmental Impact Assessment, MoEFCC) 3:10 pm to 3:40 pm                             Keynote Address
  3 Presentation: Disposal of wastewater treatment plant sludge/ residues (25 min) Dr. Manoj Upreti (Chief Research Manager (Biotechnology) at IOCL R&D Centre) 3:40 pm to 4:05 pm                              Presentation
  4 Presentation: Energy-efficient technologies for maximizing wastewater recycling – an approach to zero liquid discharge (25 min) Dr. Jayant Joshi (Group General Manager (EWS & Sustainability Division) EIL) 4:05 pm to 4:30 pm                             Presentation
  5 Presentation: Energy and resource recovery opportunities from wastewater (25 min) Dr. S. Venkata Mohan (Principal Scientist at CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad) 4:30 pm to 4:55 pm                            Presentation
  6 Panel Discussion: Minimizing water footprint in oil and gas sector - Experience, Opportunities, and Challenges (65 min) Shri. A Tirupati Naidu, (Chief General Manager- Technical, Visakh Refinery, HPCL), Dr. J S Sharma (Member-EAC-Industry II, MOEFCC, Former GGM-Head Environment, ONGC), Dr.Deepak Palekar (Director STEP Pvt Ltd), Shri. Amit Thakkar (Scientist D, CPCB, Vadodara), Coordinator – Prof. Anurag Garg (ESED, IITB)  4:55 pm to 6:00 pm                                       Panel Discussion


Organizing Committee:

Chair - Prof. Anurag Garg (ESED, IITB) 

Members -

Prof. Sanjay Mahajani (Chemical, IITB)

Prof.Santanu Bandyopadhyay (DESE, IITB)

Shri. Jayant Joshi (EIL)

Dr. Manoj Upreti (IOCL)