The EuroPack Summit 2021, bringing together packaging leaders from Europe’s fastest growing FMCG companies, innovative packaging companies and sales partners from around the globe will take place this year once again as a live event. Scheduled for 20 – 21 September 2021, this year’s summit will be hosted by marcus evans at Le Méridien Beach Plaza, Monte Carlo, in Monaco.
Speakers include executives from the European Commission, Tony's Chocolonely, Reckitt, Ericsson.
One of the highlights will be a presentation from Kate Yauk, the Global Packaging Technology and Sustainability and Innovation Manager at JDE Peet’s, who will discuss how the packaging industry can keep up with change and drive future-focused packaging innovation and sustainability.
She will share her strategies on how to transform apparent disorder in an opportunity to enhance a company's capabilities and boost performance. Her message will hone in on how to unlock innovation by transitioning from a tactical to a holistic, collaborative approach; achieve acceleration via informed decision; and to act with agility.
Kate holds a Packaging Science degree from Michigan State University. She has led the Packaging Sustainability and Design team within JDE’s Research & Development organisation since 2020. Kate’s broad business experience includes over seven years leading Global Innovation Platforms within Mondelez within the marketing organisation. She has worked in five countries across the EU.
The EuroPack Summit creates an environment where FMCG buyers and sellers can open up in a focused discussion on how to win the battle for market and mind share through packaging. The one-to-one business meetings provide access to the gate keepers of sizeable packaging budgets – top executives actively seeking external partnerships with packaging materials, machinery, design and development suppliers.