The International Day of Zero Waste

Online webinar on The International Day of Zero Waste-

A Multidimensional Perspective on Waste Management in India

March 30, 2024, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm.

The International Day of Zero Waste, a significant event adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 14, 2022, is a crucial step towards a sustainable future. This event, held annually on March 30, 2024, serves as a platform for Member States, civil society, the private sector, academia, youth, etc., to engage in activities aimed at raising awareness of national, regional, and local zero-waste initiatives and their contributions to sustainable development.

On this International Day of Zero Waste, let us listen to administrators, industrialists, social activists, and academicians about India’s pathway to zero-waste management.


  • Professor Chandra Sekhar, Director, IIIT Nuzvid (
  • Ananya Ghoshal, Development Professional (
  • Atun Roy Choudhury, Sr. Manager- Technical, Cube Bio Energy Pvt. Ltd. (
  • Priti Rao, President BEAI, National President, WICCI.(

Moderation: Chandana N (Assistant professor CETSD)

AgendaTime (IST)
Welcome and Introduction10:00-10:10
Keynote Speaker “Smart Technologies for Waste Management” by Prof Chandra Sekhar, Director, IIIT Nuzvid10:10-10:30
“Solid Waste Management of Urban Odisha” by Ananya Ghoshal10:30-11:00
“Biomining as a Solution for Legacy Waste in India” by Atun Roy Choudhury11:00-11:30
“Bioenzyme for Food Waste Management” by Priti Rao11:30-12:00
Q&A Session and Closing12:00-12:15

Seize the opportunity to learn about Sustainable Waste management, register now and join the conversation: or scan the QR