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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


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Délégation du Medef auprès de l'UE
Policy Officer
Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) Secretariat
Communications Internship
Amazonia Bio sprl
B2B Business Developer
Fourtold Communications
Senior Consultant
International Federation for Human Rights - FIDH
Intern / Volunteer - Western Europe Desk
Alliance ELIANT
Administrative Intern
Wetlands International- European Association
European Programme Manager
AER Assembly of European Regions
External Relations Assistant