CII International Conference 2023


Many countries worldwide are taking the management of waste as an importance environmental issue. India is also giving very high priority to this. Environment in which we live is very significant for today’s generation health, and for the health of future generations as well. Various conscious efforts have been taken by your ministry, like reducing, reusing and recycling wastes and extracting values from wastes by implementing appropriate rules and policies.

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) towards its endevour for encouraging the concept of circular economy with 3R principles for better waste management across the country, has been working towards promoting better policy and practices of waste management that combines protection of the environment and human health.

To take these efforts further ahead, CII is organizing the 8th edition of International Conference on Waste to Worth on 30 November 2023 at The Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Lalit, New Delhi. The conference is being organized jointly with the Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser (PSA), Govt. of India. The theme of the conference is ‘Moving towards a Circular Economy through innovative 3R approaches’.


  • Bring together Indian industry, technology providers, investors and waste management companies both domestic & international on single platform to deliberate on techno-business solutions towards keeping India clean in a sustainable manner and encourage the adoption of 3R practices.
  • To encourage and facilitate participation of technology providers, having intention to keep city clean by bring out best available technologies to manage waste.
  • To identify best available technologies across the globe in solid waste management, with the aim of making cities unpolluted.
  • To provide an opportunity to city authority to interact with global technology providers and explore possibilities to develop techno-business partnership to make the city clean from waste.
  • Honor select industries, Research Labs & Academic Institutions, start-ups and Municipal Corporation with CII 3R Awards in waste minimization & recycling; and innovation in generating minimum / zero waste products.


Conference : 30 November 2023

Halls : Crystal Ballroom

Venue : The Lalit Hotel, New Delhi Fire Brigade Lane, Barakhamba, New Delhi, Delhi 110001


  • Inaugural Session and CII 3R Award Ceremony
  • Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Waste Management - India & Abroad
  • EPR Solutions – Tool for fast- charging the Plastic waste economy in India
  • EPR for e-waste and batteries– Pathways for successful management
  • Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) – Role in circular economy and sustainable development
  • Circularity in Solid Waste Management: Imperatives for Improvement

Key Speakers 2023

Ajay K. Sood (Prof)

Prof. Ajay Kumar Sood

Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India

Dr. Monoranjan Mohanty

Dr. Monoranjan Mohanty

Mission Director
The Office of PSA, Govt of India

Harsh Mehrotra

Ms Roopa Mishra

Joint Secretary - SBM Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Government of India

Prof. Anil K. Gupta

Prof. Anil K. Gupta

Chair, CII 3R Awards 2023
Indian Scholar- Innovation and Padma Shri

Masood Mallick

Mr Masood Mallick

CII Task Force on Waste to Worth 2023 and CEO, Re Sustainability Limited

Hrishit Shroff

Mr Hrishit Shroff

CII Task Force on Waste to Worth 2023 and Executive Director, Excel Industries Ltd.

Ashish Jain

Mr Ashish Jain

Founder & Director,
(Indian Pollution Control Association) IPCA

Mr Umesh Sonaje

Mr Umesh Sonaje

EHS, Assistant General Manager-EHS
JCB India Limited

Harsh Mehrotra

Mr Harsh Mehrotra

Co-Founder & CEO,
Blue Planet Skills Pvt Ltd

Dr Avanish Kumar Srivastava

Dr Avanish Kumar Srivastava


Sameer Sharma

Mr Sameer Sharma

Swaaha Resource Management Pvt Ltd

Saurabh Shah

Mr Saurabh Shah

Managing Director,
Landbell Green Forest Solutions

Sandeep Patel

Mr Sandeep Patel

Nepra Resource Management Private Limited

Mr Rajesh Ayapilla

Mr Rajesh Ayapilla

Director - CSR & Sustainability
Coca-Cola Pvt Ltd

K Ganesh

Mr K Ganesh

Sr. General Manager Corporate Affairs,
CSR cum Chief Sustainability Officer, Bisleri International Pvt. Ltd

Mr Nitin Agarwal

Mr Nitin Agarwal

Chief Strategic Officer,
Pashupati Group

Mr Akshaya Rath

Mr Akshaya Rath

Co-Founder and CEO,

Antara Kapoor

Ms Antara Kapoor

CSR & Sustainability PepsiCo

Mr Nitin Mishra

Mr Nitin Mishra

Lead-Corporate Sustainability,
Havells India Limited

Ms Deepali Sinha

Ms Deepali Sinha


Raj Sahu

Mr Raj Sahu

Senior Director & Head of Group,
ESG and Public Policy, Southwest Asia, Samsung Electronics

Dr. Monoranjan Mohanty

Mr MVN Prasad

IFB Industries Ltd

Mr Anil Chowdhary

Mr Anil Chowdhary

Managing Director,
Greenwaves Environmental Solutions

Praveen Bhargava

Mr Praveen Bhargava

Pegasus Waste Management Pvt Ltd

Ritu Ghosh

Ritu Ghosh

Associate Director,
Corporate Affairs | PEX-IN Panasonic Life Solutions India Pvt. Ltd

Ulhas Parlikar

Mr Ulhas Parlikar

Global Consultant
Waste Management, Circular Economy, Policy Advocacy, AFR & Co-processing

Mr Vinay Maheshwari

Mr Vinay Maheshwari

Environment Management Business
JBM Environment Management Pvt Ltd

Varun Boralkar

Mr Varun Boralkar

VP-Strategic Business Group,
Blue Planet Environmental Solutions (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Mr Arjun Handa

Mr Aditya Handa

Managing Director,
Abellon Clean Energy

Mr Carlos Silva Filho

Mr Carlos Silva Filho

International Solid Waste
Association (ISWA)

Amit Goyal

Mr Amit Goyal


Shobha Raghavan

Ms Shobha Raghavan

Saahas Zero Waste

Mr Ashhok Kapoor

Mr Ashhok Kapoor

Advisor - Policy & Strategy
Organic Recycling Systems Limited

Ms Swati Singh Sambyal

Ms Swati Singh Sambyal

Expert, Capacity Development Global Waste GRID-Arendal (A UNEP Partner)

Varun Kharad

Mr Varun Kharad

REnergy Dynamics


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Swatch Bharat Logo


Platinum Sponsor

Re sustainability Logo

Principal Sponsors

Excel Industries Logo
Blue Planet Logo

Corporate Sponsors

Pashupati Logo


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Greenwaves Logo
Ecoex Logo


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