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Sustainability in Packaging Europe

8-10 October 2024
Barcelona, Spain

The 9th Edition of Sustainability in Packaging Europe

Sustainability in Packaging Europe will return to Barcelona on 8-10 October 2024 for the ninth time. The 2023 event saw over 600 packaging innovators join us, and next year's event promises to be even bigger and better. As the only event to focus solely on sustainability in packaging and as Europe's largest sustainable packaging event, this is not to be missed.

2023 featured over 75 packaging industry experts, and once again provided delegates with a full 360 degree perspective on how companies have achieved circularityStakeholders from across the industry discussed their challenges and successes of achieving circularity for packaging, providing practical examples to help drive the industry forward. 

Described as the 'do not miss packaging sustainability event in Europe' by Nestlé and as an 'excellent opportunity to focus on the strategic challenges of packaging sustainability with experts from all parts of the supply chain' by Mondelez International - this event is a must-attend for all those working in the industry.


2024 Workshops & Webinars:

Pre-conference workshops
Pre-Conference Networking Drinks Reception
Registration and morning refreshments
Session: Market outlook, trends and updates
Session: Preparing for the packaging and packaging waste regulations – PPWR
Session: Retailers perspective – What innovations are in store for you?
Session: Extended producer responsibility (EPR) and Deposit return systems (DRS) –Enhancing collection, sorting, recycling & reduce/reuse
Session: Reduce, reuse and refill
Session: Brands in action
Registration and morning refreshments
Chair’s opening remarks
Session: Beyond PPWR - Biodiversity and EU regulatory
Session: Design for recyclability
Session: Green claims and material innovations
Session: Paperisation
Session: Renewable materials
Chair closing remarks and end of conference
Registration and morning refreshments
Chair’s opening remarks
Session: Recycling at scale
Session: Post-consumer recycled packaging (PCR)
Session: Legislative drivers & new technologies in chemical recycling
Session: New technologies and developments in mechanical recycling
Session: Start-up innovation pitches
Session: Digital innovation &
Artificial intelligence

Registration and morning refreshments
Chair’s opening remarks
Session: Market trends and PPWR in commercial and industrial packaging (C&I)
Session: C&I packaging EPR systems in Europe
Networking break
Session: Reusable packaging (C&I)
Session: Sustainable innovations in C&I packaging
Dr Feliks Bezati - Mars

Dr Feliks Bezati

Global Circular Packaging Director at Mars
Indrajeet Prasad - Tomra

Indrajeet Prasad

Product Manager Deep Learning at Tomra
Jukka Ketoja - VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Jukka Ketoja

Principal Scientist at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Graham Houlder  - CEFLEX

Graham Houlder

Managing Director, Sloop Consulting and Project Coordinator at CEFLEX
Adriana Kyvik - B'ZEOS

Adriana Kyvik

Co-Founder & SeaTO at B'ZEOS
Fatih Imre - Korozo

Fatih Imre

Technical Account Manager at Korozo

600+ Industry attendees

98% attendee satisfaction

75+ expert speakers

"The place TO BE, today, for a sustainable future of our business"

- Packaging Research | Barilla