A Snapshot of Innovation, Successes & Next Steps - Smart Sustainable Plastics Packaging Challenge Workshop

Posted on Posted on 17 Jun 2022

Registration is now open for the SSPP workshop on 8th July in Cardiff.

Innovate UK KTN is delighted to announce the first of the Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging (SSPP) challenge events, with a focus on SSPP in Wales.

The free workshop, A Snapshot of Innovation, Successes and Next Steps, will be taking place in Wales on Friday 8th July 2022 from 09:00 – 15:30.

The event will:

  • Provide an overview of who we are (IUK/KTN) and the support we can provide to SSPP organisations.
  • Focus on delivering SSPP systems in Wales – discuss issues, identify hot topics and think about solutions and collaborations.
  • Facilitate networking – meet other organisations and book 1:1 sessions with IUK/ KTN advisors.

Speakers include Welsh government and WRAP Cymru representatives.

 

Agenda:

Session 1 – Introductions
09:00 – Registration & coffee
09:30 – Welcome & introduction to SSPP challenge & achievements – Paul Davidson
SSPP challenge & achievements – Paul Davidson (Innovate UK)
Innovate UK support – General overview. Speaker tbc
IUK Knowledge Transfer Network – Sally Beken (Innovate UK KTN)
IUK Knowledge Transfer Adviser (Rob Rolley – Wales)
IUK Edge  – Speaker TBC
10:20 – Devolved policy on waste, circular economy, resource efficiency, plastics etc – Howard Davies (Welsh Gov)
10:35 – Learnings from the demonstration trials – Pauline Vella (WRAP Cymru)
10:50 – Coffee Break

Session 2 – Exploration
11:10 – Flexible plastic packaging pilots – Bettina Gilbert (WRAP Cymru)
11:25 – Showcase of initiatives.
12:00 – Interactive session – Litter & other hot topics  – chaired by Nick Cliffe (Innovate UK)
12:30 – Lunch

Session 3 – Networking
13:00 – 15:30 – Extended networking opportunity, including sign up system for delegates to book meetings with IUK/Edge/KTN/Welsh Gov/ WRAP etc
15:30 – Close

 

Please click here to register

 

Trosolwg

Cipolwg rhanbarthol ar arloesi, llwyddiannau a’r camau nesaf, i’w chynnal gan Her Pecynnau Plastig Cynaladwyedd Clyfar, Innovate UK.

Bydd y digwyddiad i’w gynnal yng Nghymru ar 8fed o Orffennaf 2022.

Mae Innovate UK KTN wrth ei fodd i gyhoeddi’r digwyddiad rhanbarthol cyntaf yng Nghymru yr Her Pecynnau Plastig Cynaladwyedd Clyfar (SSPP)

Bydd y digwyddiad yn:

       – Cynnig trosolwg o bwy ydym (IUK/KTN) a’r cymorth gallwn cynnig i sefydliadau SSPP.

       – Ffocysu ar darparu systemau SSPP yng Nghymru – trafod materion, cydnabod pynciau pwysig a meddwl am datrysiadau a chydweithredai.

Hwyluso rhwydweithio – cwrdd a sefydliadau eraill a bwcio cyfarfodydd wyneb yn wyneb a’r ymgynghorwyr IUK/KTN.

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