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Sustainability in Packaging Europe

2-4 November 2021
Barcelona, Spain

Sustainability in Packaging Europe 2021

Sustainability in Packaging Europe is planned to return to Barcelona across the 2-4 November and attracted over 600 senior industry players at the 2019 in-person event to drive innovations and packaging solutions towards a circular economy.

Attendees to the 2020 online event praised the high-quality content, expert speakers and unique networking opportunities, with:

  • Over 50 speakers including Henkel, Coca-Cola European Partners, Veolia, PepsiCo, GSK, Tesco, Body Shop, Mars, Unilever and Brunel University
  • Presentations and panels on key topics such as how COVID has impacted the sector and consumers, regulatory updates, brand and retailer strategies, recycling, reuse and design for end of life
  • 4 roundtable discussions across days one and three to unite attendees with like-minded peers for experience exchanges on key topics
  • A virtual exhibition hall with representatives offering their latest solutions and services to increase the circularity of packaging
  • Options for one-to-one video chats and more online networking tools to allow meaningful meetings and options to do business with all attendees
           

Secure your ticket early and claim an early booking discount. Plus purchasing your ticket comes with two guarantees to ensure you can book with confidence: 

1. If you are unable to travel closer to the event date, we will allow you to;           
     a) Transfer your ticket to a colleague           
     b) Transfer your ticket to the 2022 event and access online version of the 2021 event if available 

2. If Smithers transition the event online, we will transfer your in-person ticket to the 2022 live event and you (or a colleague) will receive a free online ticket for 2021

2021 Agenda

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From beginning-of-life to end-of-life: Closing the loop for bioplastics
Global Packaging EPR Developments – How EPR Fees Impact Packaging Design And Corporate Sustainability
REGISTRATION & REFRESHMENTS
NEW LEGISLATIONS DRIVING SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING
BRAND OWNERS’ PERSPECTIVES AND STRATEGIES
REUSEABLE AND REFILLABLE PACKAGING MODELS
HOW BRANDS AND RETAILERS ARE DELIVERING SUSTAINABILITY
RECYCLED CONTENT
REGISTRATION & MORNING REFRESHMENTS
NOVEL MATERIALS AND CIRCULARITY
REGISTRATION & MORNING REFRESHMENTS
COLLECTION, SORTING AND RECYCLING
INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND PROCESSES TO INCREASE RECYCLING
SNAP SHOT PANEL SESSION - INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND PROCESSES
ORBIS
Avient
Food Contact Center
Futamura
IMA DAIRY & FOOD
Mondi
Dr Feliks Bezati - Mars

Dr Feliks Bezati

Global Director of Circular Packaging at Mars
Graham Houlder  - CEFLEX

Graham Houlder

Project Coordinator, CEFLEX and Managing Director, Sloop Consulting B.V. at CEFLEX
Guido Aufdemkamp - European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA)

Guido Aufdemkamp

Executive Director at European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA)
Paul Earnshaw - Tesco PLC

Paul Earnshaw

Senior Packaging Manager at Tesco PLC
 Michelle Carvell - Lorax Compliance

Michelle Carvell

Chief Operating Officer at Lorax Compliance
Carlos Ludlow-Palafox - Enval

Carlos Ludlow-Palafox

CEO at Enval