Oct. 16, 2009 - ASUS' EPD and Carbon Footprint Experience Sharing and Awarding Ceremony

In recent years, climate change caused by global warming becomes increasingly serious, thus energy saving and carbon footprint are subjects of concern. ASUS follows ISO 14025 Environmental Labels and Declarations -- Type III Environmental Declarations with N51V series notebook became the first notebook computer to receive the certificate of EPD. Based on EPD, ASUS follows BSI PAS 2050:2008 to implement the Life Cycle Inventory (LCI) in October, 2009. The experience sharing seminar will focus on EPD and PAS 2050, and we will come all of you to join us.

Date: October 16, 2009 (Friday)
Time: 13:30~17:00
Place: International Conference Hall of GISMOTC Convention Center
Address: 3F., No.24, Sec. 1, Hangzhou S. Rd., Zhongzheng Dist., Taipei City 100, TAIWAN

Agenda:

Time Agenda
13:00~13:30 Registration
13:30~13:40 Opening Remarks

Frank Lin, Chief Quality Officer, ASUSTeK

13:40~13:50 Awarding Ceremony: Environmental Product Declaration (EPD)

Jerry Shen, Chief Executive Officer, ASUSTeK
Ning Yu, Ph.D., President, Environment and Development Foundation

13:50~14:00 Awarding Ceremony: Carbon Footprint (PAS 2050)

Jonney Shih , Chairman, ASUSTeK
Percy Lakdawalla, Director of product certification in Asia-Pacfic, DNV

14:00~14:40 Toward Green Hi-Tech Sustainability Business-ASUSTeK Experience Sharing in Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) and Carbon Footprint (PAS 2050)

Frank Lin, Chief Quality Officer, ASUSTeK
Tzershin Wu, Manager, ASUSTeK

14:40~15:10 International Trend and Implementation of Product Carbon Footprint

Yung-Shuen Shen, Professor, Mackay Medical College

15:10~15:30 Coffee Break
15:30~16:00 EPD and Carbon Reduction

Ning Yu, Ph.D., President, Environment and Development Foundation

16:00~16:30 Building the infrastructure for green product declaration-life cycle inventory of supply chain

Wun-Hui Huang, Ph.D., Industrial Technology Research Institute

16:30~17:00 Panel Discussion

Frank Lin, Chief Quality Officer, ASUS
Ning Yu, Ph.D., President, EDF
Wun-Hui Huang, Ph.D., ITRI

Registration Information

1. Invitation to: Related fields of industry (Priority)
2. Deadline: Until fully booked.
3. Charge: Free
4. How to Register:
 Online: please go to www.eup.org.tw for online registration form
 Email: gwen@teema.org.tw
 Fax: (02)87926138; 87926088 To Ms. Kao
5. Phone: Nancy Hung (02) 2894-3447 #6044 (ASUS Corporate Quality Assurance)
     Ms. Kao (02) 8792-6666 #322 (TEEMA, Taiwan Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association)
6. Note:
 1) Reminder Email will be sent by Thursday to those who successfully registered. Due to the space constraints, we may adjust the number of applicants each company can register. Pre-registration is required; we do not accept on-site registration.
 2) We reserve the right to change the Agenda or speakers without any notice.
 3) Public transportations are strong encouraged for we do not provide parking.