Low Carbon and Green Mobility

Session Theme 2 of COPE-BEST 2022

The transport sector has been among the top three fastest-growing global contributors of greenhouse gas emissions, with growth of over 78% in the last 3 decades, behind Industrial processes which grew by 203% and electricity and heating which grew by 84% over the same period*.Β  Within the transport subsectors, the land transport is one of the leading emitters of CO2.Β  Increased travel by car is the leading cause for the rise in transportation emissions.

COPE-BEST 2022 Session 2 on Low Carbon and Green Mobility is expected to highlight among others, the use of energy-efficient, low-carbon technologies, clean energy sources and electrification across the transport subsectors in charting the Pathway Towards Net Zero GHG Emissions.

Zero Emission Vehicle Association (ZEVA)
Aisha was tasked to establish Malaysia first ever Zero Emission Vehicle Association (ZEVA), a coalition between all interested parties in the EV space i.e. car importers / manufacturers, charging point operators, EV owners and research bodies. ZEVA was successfully formed in December 2021 and to-date has registered close to 30 members with active role to advocate for EV usage towards reducing carbon emission.
Director of Fuel Cell Institute, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Prof. Ir. Dr Siti Kartom Kamarudin is the Professor of Chemical Engineering at Department of Chemcial & Process Engineering, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia since 2011.
UTM and Member, National Task Force on Maritime Environment - MOT, Malaysia
Professor Omar completed a Masters Degree in Marine Technology and a Ph.D. at the University of Newcastle, United Kingdom. He started his career at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) as an Assistant Lecturer in August 1983.
Senior Director, Technology Solutions Group - MGTC, Malaysia
Mr Huzaimi Bin Omar is the senior director, technology solution for Malaysian green technology and climate change centre since 2016.
Event Details
  • Start Date
    September 20, 2022 2:30 pm
  • End Date
    September 20, 2022 4:40 pm