Environmental Packaging Summit 2021 Agenda
‘The latest developments in sustainability’


We are in the process of confirming our full speaker line-up, so please stay tuned for further updates
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Time

Day One – Tuesday 2 November

9:30 - 10:00

Registration and Networking

10:00 - 10:05

Introduction from Packaging News Editor, Philip Chadwick

10:05 - 10:35

Keynote Address – Update on the environmental debate

10:35 - 11:15

Panel Discussion - how has the year

11:15 - 11:35

Coffee and Networking

11:35 - 12:05

Why the carbon debate matters to the packaging industry

12:05 - 12:45

Panel Discussion – What is the real carbon impact of the packaging industry?

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch and Networking

13:45 - 14:15

How is the sector progressing on recyclable packaging?

14:15 - 15:00

Panel Discussion – Has the UK edged closer to a circular economy in the last 18 months?

15:00 - 15:20

Coffee and Networking

15:20 - 16:00

Panel Discussion – Who should be educating the public on packaging’s positive impact on the environment

16:00

Day one ends



Time

Day Two – Wednesday 3 November:

09:30 - 10:00Registration and Networking

10:00 - 10:05

Introduction from Packaging News Editor, Philip Chadwick

10:05 - 10:35

Keynote Address – The progress of the government’s Environment Bill

10:35 - 11:15

Panel Discussion – How will the Bill shape packaging design and manufacture?

11:15 - 11:35

Coffee and Networking

11:35 - 12:05

Designing a greener future

12:05 - 12:45

Panel Discussion – Is the supply chain making a greater effort to collaborate?

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch and Networking

13:45

The new materials making an impact on the sector

13:45 - 15:00

Panel Discussion – What are the pros and cons of new packaging materials launching onto the market?

15:00 - 15:20

Coffee and Networking

15:20 - 16:00

Panel Discussion – Is the industry innovating at the required pace?

16:00

Day two ends

*Please note, as we are in the process of confirming speakers the Agenda for this event is subject to change