The European Packaging Sector

9 December 2022, EESC, Brussels

Draft program

11:00 – 11:05 / INTRODUCTION
Mr. Pietro Francesco De Lotto, EESC member, President of the Consultative Commission on Industrial Change (CCMI)

Mr. Tomáš Prouza, sherpa of the Czech Minister for Trade and Industry, Vice-President of the Czech Chamber of Commerce
Ms. Bettina Lorz, Senior Expert, Circular Economy, From Waste to Resources, DG ENVI, European Commission
Mr. Stanislav Polčák, MEP European Parliament (tbc)

11:35 – 12:15 / CIVIL SOCIETY PANEL
Mr. Joan Marc Simon, Executive director, Zero Waste Europe
Ms. Michela Vuerich, Programme Manager, Sustainability & Services, ANEC, The European consumer voice in standardisation
Mr. Nicholas Hodac, Director General, UNESDA, Soft Drinks Europe
Mr. Nick Dornheim, Advisor Environment & Sustainability, EuroCommerce

12:50 – 13:00 / CONCLUSIONS
Mr. Matteo Borsani, EESC rapporteur of the opinion CCMI/186 – Making packaging a safe, affordable and eco-friendly industry and Mr. Dirk Jarré, co-rapporteur of the aforementioned opinion, CCMI delegate

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