20th GEPET & Recycling,

08-09 May, 2019 - Madrid, SPAIN

Courtyard by Marriott Madrid Princesa

  • Networking Reception Sponsor
    www.cmtevents.com/eventsponsorship.aspx?ev=190509&
  • Promotion Partner
    www.plasticker.de
  • Promotion Partner
    www.macplas.it
  • Promotion Partner
    www.prm-taiwan.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.plastech.pl
  • Promotion Partner
    www.polycomply-hoechst.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.iranbev.com

08 May, 2019 - Wednesday

(Combined Session with RecyclePlast in a Circular Economy)

 

https://www.cmtevents.com/EVENTDATAS/190509/others/RecyclePlast_logoWithoutShadow.png          https://www.cmtevents.com/EVENTDATAS/190509/others/20thGEPET_logo_new.png 

RecyclePlast in a Circular Economy + 20th GEPET & Recycling

08:00

Registration & Morning Coffee

 

09:00

Chairman’s Remarks

09:05

Sharing of Good Practices & Plastic Recycling Initiatives Across Europe

Update on support and investments in collection, sorting and recycling infrastructures

  • Amount of plastics waste being collected and how much are currently plastic materials being recycled
    - Do we have sufficient capacity to recycle all mixed plastic collected 
    - New end destinations for waste plastics
    - Secondary plastic market

i) Spain

Senior Representative
EcoEmbes

 

ii) United Kingdom

  • Recovered plastic end markets: An update on challenges and the future opportunity
    - How have things changed since China introduced its ban/restrictions
    - How much plastic packaging arises in the UK and how much is collected
    - What capacity there is in the UK and new/existing end markets for recovered plastic

Peter Sainsbury, Economist
The Waste & Resources Action Program (WRAP), UK

 

iii) Norway

  • The Norwegian Solution of Deposit Refund System & the National Regulations

Kjell Olav A. Maldum Managing Director
Infinitum AS

10:35

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

11:05

KP’s Positive Plastic Pledge - How to Build a Sustainable Future Using the Valuable Benefits of Plastics Responsibly

Lubna Edwards Global KP FCP Sustainability Director, Food & Consumer Products
Kloeckner Pentaplast

11:45

Evolving Extended Producers Responsibility - Making the Economics Work for the Future

  • Latest status of regulatory developments around packaging, including EPR and how producers need to make this work
  • Overview of the boundary conditions of the sector from the perspective of producers

Hans van Bochove, Chairman Europen, Vice-President Public Affairs Europe
Coca-Cola European Partners

12:15

Playing Our Part in Plastics Recycling and Engaging with Consumers and the Recycling Industry – Princes Food & Drink Group

David McDiarmid, Corporate Relations Director
Princes Food & Drink Group

12:45

Discussion followed by Lunch

13:50

European Market PET Situation and Future Trends with Import Analysis

Francesco Zanchi, CEO
GSI International

14:20

PX-PTA Developments - the Major Driver of Change and its Effect on Global PET Economics

  • Meeting Europe's requirements for PX
  • Upstream developments in Asia and the impact on Europe
  • What is the outlook for supply/demand in Europe?

Stewart Hardy, Consultant
Nexant

14:50

Developing the 100% rPET Water Bottle

  • What we learned about what consumers expect from modern brands, how this fits with general trends
  • How we managed to convince our partners and producers to join the RPET journey with us
  • The technicalities in the implementation
  • Wrapping up, what impact and feedback we had with share so far by switching to 100% RPET and what challenges remain to be addressed

Iris Braun , CoFounder
Share Food GmBH

15:30

Discussion followed by Afternoon Tea

16:00

FreshSafe-PET: Premium Product Protection with Fully Bottle-to-Bottle Recyclability

Philipp Langhammer, Product Manager Barrier Technology
KHS Corpoplast GmbH

16:30

Innovating to Embrace the Circular Economy

Carlos Vicente, Vice President
Logoplaste

17:00

Growth Outlook of PET Plastic Kegs - Moving Forward with Circularity and Our Challenge

Annemieke Hartman Member of the Board
One Circle Group

17:30

100% Fully Recyclable Oxygen Barrier PET Container

Tonino Severini, Managing Director
Point Plastics S.R.L

18:00

End of Discussion. Close of Day One

18:30

Networking Reception for All Speakers & Participants

Sponsored by

 

https://www.cmtevents.com/EVENTDATAS/190509/sponsors/Viscotec.jpg

09 May, 2019 - Thursday

20th GEPET & Recycling

08:20

Chairman’s Remarks

08:25

Circular Economy Along the PET Packaging Value Chain: Actual Developments from Resin Production to White Bottle Recycling

Victor Monge, Circular Economy & Recycling Project Leader
NovaPET


Dr. Andres Falceto, Light Barrier Applications Technologist
NovaPET

09:00

Indorama's New European Strategy Post the Invista Europe Acquisition

Frank Embs, Director New Business Development
Indorama Ventures

09:30

Developing a Separate Recycling Stream for PET-Based Trays - Recent Developments

Paolo Glerean, Managing Director
Aliplast

10:10

PET Chemical Recycling Technology from Japan

Masaki Takao, CEO
JEPLAN 

10:40

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

11:10

Future Impact of the Emerging Chemical Recycling Technologies on the European PET and rPET Value Chain

Jordi Foguet, Managing Director
K-PET Consulting

11:40

Biosuccinium - a Renewable Approach towards a Circular PET Industry

Lawrence Theunissen, Global Director Marketing & Applications
Reverdia

12:10

Optimising rPET Content for Brandowners

Edward Kosior, Managing Director
Nextek

12:40

PET Recycler Perspective on the Ever More Importance of rPET in the Different Segment of the Packaging Markets

Fabrizio Tassinari, General Manager
CIER Srl - Compagnia Italiana di Ecologia e Riciclaggio

13:00

Final Discussion. End of Conference

13:15

Closing Lunch

DISCLAIMER

It may be necessary for reasons beyond CMT's control to alter the content, timings, dates or venue of an event. CMT will not accept liability for any kind of disruptions or any claims whatsoever and in such circumstances CMT's normal cancellation terms apply.