PUMA Executive Workshop

working together at the end of packaging as an environmental issue worldwide

26 November 2020, Paris (France)

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PUMA is the collective effort of the packaging community to end packaging as a global environmental issue. The PUMA MANIFESTO was published on 6 May 2020 (in English) as a result of the collective effort in PUMA since the kick-off on 25 March 2017. The manifesto sets out the route towards the end of packaging as an environmental issue worldwide.

The PUMA Executive Workshop of 26 November 2020 supports senior management in the field of packaging in shaping the company's policy on packaging, sustainability and innovation. The workshop is topical, interactive and Corona Proof and has a maximum of twelve participants.

TIME: 10 AM - 04 PM CET
LOCATION: Mercure Paris CDG Airport & Convention hotel, near Paris (France)
DATE: Thursday 26 November 2020
COSTS: €899 (NVC members €699)


Welcome and introduction of the participants to each other
by Michael Nieuwesteeg MSc MEng, managing director NVC

The end (and beginning) of packaging as an environmental issue

Environmental issues worldwide from a historical, general and packaging perspective
Successful business innovation: why is innovation in packaging so difficult?
Inspiration, motivation, analysis in balance: Thinking Out-of-the Box on environmental issues in packaging
The PUMA MANIFESTO and supporting PUMA sources of information and knowledge


The application in business practice
Joint interactive PUMA case studies using two model companies (packing-filling industry, packaging supplier)
Individual business cases and (packaging) questions

Conclusions and closure
For more information, contact Irma Walstra via info@nvc.nl or phone +31-(0)182-512411.