Pascal Le Melinaire (Engineer, Phd, MBA) is an entrepreneur with an international background in the oil & gas sector and environmental business.
After working at Halliburton, he joined the board of Earth Decision Science, a software startup company in upstream Exploration & Production. He supervised the merger of the company with Paradigm Geophysical. Thereafter, he moved 5 years to South America (Santiago Chile), where he was involved in carbon bonds/ CDM projects related to Kyoto Protocol. Recently, he founded two startup companies: BGH, in the field of desalinisation and ZLD waste water treatment (using clathrate), and Sweetch Energy, in the field of blue energy (electricity production using salt gradients).
Pascal’s main hobby is competitive sailing and he has participated in the Whitbread round the world race 93-94, the Fasnet race, and TVF).
Day 1: Monday 24th April 2017
16:00 – 17:30 – Desalination – Water Technology Idol 2017- Presentations and Voting