9:30 Welcome and opening
Giuseppe Augugliaro, Director Proplast
Michele Laus, President AIM – Associazione Italiana Macromolecole,
Clement De Meersman, President ECP4
9:45 Strategies, policies and actions for Circular Economy in Piedmont
Vincenzo Zezza, Director for Research, Innovation and University, Piedmont Region
10:00 Presentation of the Plastic Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda in a Circular Economy
Ms Anne-Chloe Devic, SusChem
Mr Bertrand Fillon, Innovation Plasturgie Composites
Ms Patricia Vangheluwe, PlasticsEurope
11:00 Coffee break
CIRCULARITY BY DESIGN
11:20 Sustainability challenge for a food Brand owner: the Ferrero way.
Paola Avogadro, FERRERO
11:40 Strategies toward sustainable polymer solutions in the automotive sector.
Vito Lambertini, CRF
CIRCULARITY BY ALTERNATIVE FEEDSTOCK
12:00 Different ways to close the loop: the perspective of a polymer producing chemical
Paolo Lomellini, VERSALIS
12:20 A circular approach to bioeconomy: bio-based and biodegradable materials to close the carbon cycle.
Cecilia Giardi, NOVAMONT
- 12:40 Reinventing wood chemistry for the development of innovative foams.
Bruno Trocini, SILVATEAM
13:00 Lunch break
CIRCULARITY BY RECYCLING
14:00 The new challenges in the recycling of plastic packaging.
Antonio Protopapa, COREPLA
14:20 The Chemical Recycling way: an industrial approach.
Guido Fragiacomo, Garbo
14:40 Resin handling for post-consumer recycled PET resin for Food application.
Pierino Martinato, PIOVAN
15:00 Increasing the ecosustainability of plastics: Proplast experience.
Maria Rosa Contardi, Proplast
15:20 Panel discussion: Benefits of the European research program for the plastic and composite industry
chaired by Mr Clement de Meersman, President ECP4
Vincenzo Gente – EASME, Marco Falzetti – APRE, Helge Weesel – European Commission,
Sara Cortesi – ENEA
16:20 Chairman closing remarks
16:30 End of the meeting