4th European Food & Beverage Plastic Packaging

Save the Date!
We are pleased to confirm that 4th annual ACI’s European Food & Beverage Plastic Packaging Summit will take place on 27th & 28th February 2019 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

This edition of the summit will focus on the industry’s increasing challenge for innovation toward a sustainable future. We will be looking at the best strategies for sustainable packaging including recycling and packaging performance, with a stronger focus on the brands and retailers, who will share their thoughts and information on consumer experience and demands for the next generation of packaging.

Furthermore, the conference will also explore the European Commission’s Circular Economy Package, and its impact on the dynamics of the entire supply chain. This includes the latest developments from the Waste Framework and Packaging directive, as well as the Single Use Plastics Directive, and the new challenges presented by these.

Early Confirmed Speakers Include:

Hans van Bochove, VP European Public Affairs,
Coca-Cola European Partners

Philippe Diercxsens,  Packaging & Environment Manager,
Danone Waters Division

Karlheinz Hausmann, R&D Fellow, DuPont

Joachim Quoden,  Managing Director, EXPRA

Lars Mortensen, Head of Group – International Cooperation,
European Environment Agency
and many more…

For a first draft of the agenda with
a full list early confirmed speakers topics please click below

        or request the latest agenda sent via email >>      
Confirmed Topics for Discussion:
  • Up-to-date Overview of EU Directives
  • How the SUP Directive Affects Global Brands & Producers
  • Major Brand Owners Moving toward Sustainability
  • New Polymer Developments and their Implications
  • The Role of Plastics within the Circular Economy
  • Evaluating Eco-modulated EPR Fees
  • Tackling Waste Management Inefficiency
  • Debating Alternatives to Pre-packaging Food
  • The Development of Chemical Recycling Technology
  • Scaling Up Bio-based Technologies
  • Balancing Innovation, Sustainability & Value
  • Addressing Negative Public Perceptions of Plastics
  • Providing Solutions to Ocean Pollution
20% Early Bird Discount Available:

Secure your space today for £1,355 (ex.VAT) instead of £1,695 (ex.VAT)