Thank you for attending Packaged 2016

Thank you to all of the delegates, speakers and commercial partners that joined us this week and made the 5th Annual Global Packaging Summit a wonderful event. With insightful presentations, meaningful conversations and important connections being made, we hope you all left feeling inspired and motivated.

Highlights include:

  • Unparalleled coverage of innovative and sustainable products and processes currently being trialed
  • What the new legislation on the Circular Economy really means in practice
  • The first ever known use of glow sticks during a presentation

We look forward to seeing you next year

Top class speakers included:

Ulrike Sapiro nieuwesteegWeb Bettina Lorz
Ulrike Sapiro
Sustainability Director
Michaël Nieuwesteeg
Managing Director
NVC Netherlands
Packaging Center
Bettina Lorz
Senior Expert,
DG Environment
European Commission
 Kevin Vyse  photo J-B Rubens 2012_resized  Brian Lee, JTI
Kevin Vyse
Primary Foods Packaging
Technologist & Packaging
Innovation Lead
Marks & Spencer
Jean-Baptiste Rubens
Director Global Packaging
Productivity & Simplification
Mondelez International
Brian Lee
Track and Trace Director


The full speaker line up can be seen here


  • Sustainable innovation for customer satisfaction and business growth
  • Unlocking creativity for packaging innovation and shelf appeal
  • Liquid packaging innovation that disrupts
  • Online retail packaging: How e-commerce will change the way products are packaged
  • Big Company Idea: Small Company Resources - an Entrepreneur's Guide to Packaging Innovation

Attendee Feedback

A unique platform to share your ideas and challenges with colleagues which are on the same level. — Senior Consultant, Royal Philips Electronics

A way of discovering that partnership goes beyond commercial but stimulates ideas as well. — Procter & Gamble, Manufacturing Capability Manager

Very well organised and a great opportunity to learn and network with like minded people — Ricoh UK Products, Director

The Delegates