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Beijing, China (19 – 27 October 2023)
The World Bioenergy Association (WBA) is pleased to invite bioenergy stakeholders to our upcoming General Assembly and study visit to Beijing, China during 19 – 27 October 2023. The General Assembly is part of a tour which includes a forum on Biomass Clean Heating in Beijing followed by site visits of boiler installations, pellets production and cookstoves manufacturing. There will also be an opportunity for sightseeing in around Beijing.
To register your interest, please contact us at email@example.com
Below is the preliminary program:
|19 Oct||20 Oct||21 Oct|
Arrival in Beijing, China
Stay at Guizhou Plaza. Sightseeing
Evening: WBA General Assembly
Forum on Biomass Clean Heating
Site Visiting of Yangxin
|22 Oct||23 Oct||24 Oct|
Sightseeing / Site Visits in Beijing
Departure from Beijing
Arrival in Bangkok
10th GBEP Bioenergy Week (Day 1)
|25 Oct||26 Oct||27 Oct|
10th GBEP Bioenergy Week (Day 2)
10th GBEP Bioenergy Week (Day 3)
Conclusion of Bioenergy Week Sessions
10th GBEP Bioenergy Week (Day 4)
Depart from Bangkok. End of WBA Tour
Beijing Capital International Airport (IATA: PEK, ICAO: ZBAA) is the main international airport serving the city of Beijing in People's Republic of China. There are many direct flights from around the world to Beijing.
Provisional rooms will be booked in Guizhou Plaza Hotel (Link), a 4 star hotel located at the West Gate of Beijing University of Chemical Technology (Link). If you wish to avail rooms, please inform us at the earliest. Delegates pay for their own accommodation.
Conference (Biomass Forum, Beijing)
The International Cooperation Forum on Biomass Clean Heating will be held in the campus of BUCT on October 20th. It will have almost 100 participants and the attendees will involve:
No fees required, but prior registration is recommended.
The local transport for sight-seeing as well as site visits on 21st October will be arranged by the local host as well as WBA.
For those who require visa to travel to China, please go through the official website (e.g., Visa). To prevent any delays, please apply for visas at the earliest. For any assistance regarding invitation letters etc., please let us know asap.
Agenda will be sent in due course.
General Assembly 2023
The WBA General Assembly will be held on 20th October at the Guizhou Plaza Hotel in a hybrid mode. Please indicate your availability to attend the GA either physically in Beijing or through Zoom call at the earliest. Further details to join the call will be shared in due course. The GA will tentatively begin at 1700 hrs Beijing time / 1100 hrs Stockholm time (CET). The GA is open for members only while non-members can join as observers.
GBEP Meetings, Bangkok
The 10th GBEP Bioenergy Week will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on 24 – 27 October 2023. The event will bring together esteemed participants from all over the world to explore the latest advancements and exchange insights in the field of bioenergy in the Asia and Pacific region. The exact venue will be communicated in due course along with information on visas and further logistics.