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Agenda

Overview of the agenda for this year's online PRIMA conference.
A networking drinks reception will take place on the evening of day one (22 September).

*Please note: All times are British Summer Time (BST)*

Day One: 22 September 2020
IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON PULP, PAPER, TISSUE AND PACKAGING SECTORS AND NEXT STEPS
COVID-19: the financial implications for the pulp, paper and packaging sector
An industry in transition
Tissue business and hardwood pulp market updates
Challenges, opportunities and trends in today’s paper market
A new round of transition in the global recovered paper trade – all driven by China
Break
WHAT'S NEXT ON THE SUSTAINABILITY AGENDA?
Keynote: Is sustainability the only reason to innovate?
Brand-owner keynotes: Unlocking new opportunities for sustainability, innovation, growth, and collaboration across the value chain

Chair:
Marko Summanen, Vice President, Business Development Europe, Fisher International


Panellists:
Allan Dickner, Packaging Development Manager, Ikea
Jay Gouliard, Vice President Global Packaging, Mondelez International
Daniel Locke, Global Sustainability Product & Packaging Lead, Kimberly-Clark

Close of day one
Networking Drinks Reception
Day Two: 23 September 2020
CIRCULARITY AND INNOVATION IN ACTION IN THE PAPER AND PACKAGING SECTORS
Creating green value through conversion, diversification & optimisation
What does the European Green Deal mean for fibre based industries? Clarifying the expectations
Break
Upstream innovation for packaging - an opportunity for better economic and environmental outcomes
Role of fibre based packaging in the circular economy and climate neutrality
Recycling and reuse before, during and after COVID-19
Panel: Pushing cellulose fibre materials & processing techniques to the limit - leveraging their true potential in the circular economy

Chair
Ulf Tillman, Director Innovation & Sustainability, RDM Group
Panellists:
Jay Gouliard, Vice President Global Packaging, Mondelez International
Tom Szaky, Founder and CEO, TerraCycle, Inc 

Lisa Ryden, Director Recyclability & Recycling Technologies, Tetra Pak

Close of day two

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Prima Online Conference Agenda 2020