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Metal Packaging Europe presents ‘Ahead of the Pack’


23 Jan 2019 16:00 to 18:00


Residence Palace
175 Rue de la Loi
1048  Brussels

Event Description

The Circular Economy Package has introduced a fundamental shift in packaging and packaging waste policy, making circularity the reference point. With the adoption of the legal framework, focus now shifts towards implementation. Together with other partners in the value chain and thought leaders, Metal Packaging Europe will kick-off 2019 with insights on best practises for ongoing policy initiatives and potential stumbling blocks for the Circular Economy as it unfolds.
Draft programme:
16:00 Welcome
16:05 Setting the scene (European Commission – TBC)
16:15 Circularity in the packaging loop, followed by a Q & A
  • Andy Doran, Senior Manager – Sustainability and Recycling Development, Novelis
  • Gordon Shade, Chief Executive Officer, Metal Packaging Europe
  • Gloria Gabellini, Senior Manager EU Public Policy, Government Affairs & Communications PepsiCo Inc.

17:00 Looking at untouched potential and the bigger picture, followed by a Q & A

  • Fabio Tognocchi, CONAI
  • Kim Christiansen, Owner Kim Consult
  • Eline Boon, Ellen MacArthur Foundation
18:00 Cocktail Reception


European Partnership for Democracy
Communications and Events Assistant
Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft der Freien Wohlfahrtspflege e.V. (BAGFW)
Rud Pedersen Public Affairs srl
Director - Climate and Energy
EUA - European University Association
Digital Communications Manager
Zero Waste Europe
Digital Marketing Intern
Risalat Consultants Int. LLC
Digital Marketing & SEO Specialist