Ian Murdoch | formerly European Leader, Forestry, Paper and Packaging Industry Group of PWC
Rod Fisher | President of Fisher International Inc.
Gary Thomson | Senior Market Consultant of EMGE & Co
Speakers including: Berry Wiersum, Chief Executive Officer, Sappi Europe S.A.; Markus Gärtner, Chief Executive Officer, Fibre Packaging/Paper, Mondi; Bernd Eikens, Executive Vice President, UPM Biorefining
Top level updates followed by panel discussion
Rupert Taylor | Head of Corporate Sector Advisory of NatWest
Using paper cashflow and assets to shift into growth segments; assessing the attraction of fibre-based packaging
Natasha Valeeva | Analyst - Food and Agribusiness Supply Chains of RaboBank
Jay L. Gouliard | Vice President of Global Packaging of Mondelez International
Sustainability is enabling new avenues of innovation across the consumer packaged goods value chain – from raw material suppliers to end-of-life processors. Opportunities to collaborate and add value to each of our enterprises have never been so numerous. Working together, we can “change the world” by creating solutions that our consumers cherish, that protect our products and our planet, and that do not diminish the overall abundance of natural resources for future generations to enjoy.
Mikhail Senatorov | Senior Vice President & CEO of DOUBLE V Group of Companies
Speaker to be confirmed
Päivi Makkonen | Vice President, Sustainability of Metsä Group
Magnus Renman | Group R&D Director of DS Smith
Davide Braghiroli | Manager for Product Environmental Performance of Tetra Pak
Dina Dedic | Vice President Biorefinery & Energy of RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, RISE Bioeconomy
18.00 -20:00 Networking dinner, further information to be announced
Ian Murdoch | Forestry, Paper & Packaging Industry Group Leader of PwC Europe
Gilles van Nieuwenhuyzen | Executive Vice President, Packaging Solutions of Stora Enso
Henrik Sjölund | CEO of Holmen
Cobus Heyl | Chief Content Officer of FIPP - the network for global media
Examining the role that print plays in the print / digital / experiential mix to maximize audience engagement, cross-selling and revenue generation
Christian Kallenberg | Founder & Owner of We Like Mags
Brand owners approach to sustainability and packaging innovation – what do they need from the supply chain?
Oliver Rosevear | Head of Environment of Costa Coffee, UK
Martin Luh | Global Packaging Base Material Management (Solidboard), of Nestlé
Anti-plastic concerns; novel packaging solutions; consumer, NGO and retail influence and what it means for fibre packaging
Arco Berkenbosch | Vice President Innovation and Development of Smurfit Kappa
Angelika Christ | Secretary General of FEFCO - European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers
Phil Davidson | Global Sustainability Director of HAVI
Tim Barker | Director of Truffala Ltd
Concerns about the sustainability of plastics are providing opportunities for paper-based alternatives. How do the materials compare and what are the key messages to promote paper’s benefits? How do these developments fit into a wider perspective on the circular economy and what challenges and opportunities may this continuing disruption bring?
Dan Rogers | Head of Publishing of Smithers Pira
With the sustainability agenda driving major changes in the packaging industry, Smithers Pira will identify how this is translating into new market potential for paperboard suppliers and converters across the next five years.
Pack formats and end-use markets where the paper industry is best positioned to displace plastic materials will be discussed, including analysis of the state of the art in packaging design, and the technical and market barriers to commercial implementation.