Seminar: Packaging – the hero reducing food waste

We invite you to a seminar and discussion about the many ways the forest and its products can play in making sure we are able to feed future generations.

At the seminare policy makers, company executives, researchers and organizations will share findings, challenges and inspiring examples and give you lots of insights and connections to use in your work.


Mihail Dumitru, Deputy Director-General DG AGRI, Pekka Pesonen, Secretary General, Copa Cogesa, Petra Einarsson, President and CEO BillerudKorsnäs, Sabine von Wirén-Lehr, Director EU Affairs, Tetra Pak International, Jon Haag, Head of Test & Demonstration Office, RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden, Kai-Yee Thim, Director of products and product safety, Swedish Forest Industries Federation.

Moderator: Sonja van Renssen, journalist

Date and time:

22nd of January 2019, at 17.00, followed by drinks and mingle.


The Swedish Permanent Representation, Square de Meeûs 30, Brussels