TUESDAY 19 NOVEMBER, GALLERY ROOM 9

Expert speakers will come together to explore the latest disruptive technologies accelerating change and driving the development of sustainable, environmentally-friendly alternatives to plastic. Whether it’s innovation in production and supply chain, working with packaging partners to move towards plastic-free solutions or collaborating with start-ups to develop next-gen technology, the packaging sector is undergoing radical transformation as it becomes a key agent for change.

Chair: Ross Lakhdari, Consultant, Resource Management and Pollution Prevention practice, Sancroft

12.15 - 12.35

Working towards a world without waste: the actions being taken by Coca-Cola to ensure that all its packaging is recovered so that more is recycled and none ends up as waste

Julian Hunt, Vice President – Public Affairs and Communications, Coca-Cola European Partners

12.35 - 12.55

What are the most disruptive technologies in sustainable packaging right now?

Paul Foulkes-Arellano, Founder, Sustainable Design Alliance

12.55 - 13.15

Case study: Jimmy’s Iced Coffee – plastic free by 2020

Suze Cregan, Co-Founder, Jimmy’s Iced Coffee

13.15 - 13.35

Collaborating to develop next-gen packaging solutions

Robin Clark, Business Partnerships Director, Just Eat

Pierre-Yves Paslier, Co-Founder, Skipping Rocks Lab

13.35 - 13.45  Questions and close of session

 

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