Apr 17, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020 Virtual Event

Virtual SPC Engage

Virtual SPC Engage will be a selection of sessions centered around Sustainability Opportunities and Challenges for Plastic Packaging, including topics like Flexible Packaging Recovery; How the Current System Possibilities Will Play Out in the Future; Where We Might Be Headed in terms of Consumer Behavior; How Collaboration Looks Like When the Value Chain Comes Together; Film Recovery and the Future of Store-Drop Off Recyclability, and the Impacts of COVID-19 in the Recovery Systems in North America from the Canadian Perspective. Attendees will also get the chance to participate in one of the key features of the SPC Engage format: the roundtable discussions around pertinent topics in this case around reshaping possibilities for plastics.


Wednesday June 17th 2020

10:00 – 11:00 am ET
Presentation: Designing Flexible Packaging for the Future of Recycling

1:00 – 1:45 pm ET
Presentation: What are the Solutions and What Does the System of the Future look like?

3:00 – 3:45 pm ET
Presentation: Contextual Trends in Sustainability and Consumer Behaviour, Pre-COVID Insights from GlobeScan, Where We Left Off, and Where We May Be Headed

Thursday June 18th 2020

9:00 – 10:00 am ET
Virtual Collaboration Roundtables

11:00am – 12:00 pm ET
Fireside Chat: An Example of Meaningful Collaboration, The Circular Plastics Taskforce

2:00 – 3:00 pm ET
Panel: COVID-19 – A Canadian Perspective on Recycling Value Chain Impacts

3:45 – 5:15 pm ET
Presentation: The Future of Store Drop-Off Recyclability