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CEPI Annual Meeting
Download the CEPI Annual Meeting programme here
|Welcome and opening address||Frits Beurskens, CEPI Chairman|
|Keynote speech||Ms Paula Lehtomäki, Finnish Minister for Foreign Trade, Cooperation and European affairs|
|The importance of looking at the big picture||Teresa Presas, CEPI Managing Director||Presentation Slides|
|Sustainable Consumption and Production Policy Addressing Consumer Patterns||Meglena Kuneva, European Commissioner for Consumer Affairs|
|Competitiveness in a challenging environment: the European perspective||Bernard Lombard, CEPI Trade and Competitiveness Director|
|Global competitiveness: the perspective from Asia||Tom Wright, Hawkins Wright||Presentation Slides|
|Is the Forest Action Plan of value to the paper industry?||Bernard de Galembert, CEPI Forest Director|
|The Forest Action plan: the NGO perspective||Saskia Ozinga, FERN||Presentation Slides|
|Energy: tipping the balance||Marco Mensink, CEPI Energy & Environment Director|
|An Energy provider’s perspective||Lars Josefsson, CEO Vattenfall||Presentation Slides|
|Can EU policies sustain competitive paper recycling?||Jori Ringman, CEPI Recycling Director|
|Competitiveness and Sustainability: The need for policy integration||Pedro Ortun, European Commission, DG Enterprise||Presentation Slides|
Download an overview of the Seminars here
Seminar 1 – The burning issue: Wood for energy or for paper?
|Biomass-based energy for Europe: an industry outlook||Bernard de Galembert, CEPI Forest Director||Presentation Slides|
|Bioenergy policies in Europe and biomass availability||Kyriakos Maniatis, European Commission||Presentation Slides|
|Possible environmental impacts||Jean-Philippe Denruyter, WWF EPO||Presentation Slides|
|Possible social impacts||Christer Larsson, EMCEF||Presentation Slides|
|Concrete local/regional cases – Austria, Sweden and Belgium||Ulf Emanuelli, SFIF and Marc Ameels, Burgo||Presentation Slides|
|Raw material vs biomass: creating values and jobs||Jaakko Jokinen, Pöyry||Presentation Slides|
Seminar 2 – Giving guidance or causing confusion – How far should ‘green’ public procurement go?
|The different dimensions of Green Public Procurement||Marco Mensink, CEPI Energy & Environment Director||Presentation Slides|
|The European Commission GPP policy plans||Jeremy Wall, European Commission, DG Enterprise||Presentation Slides|
|Member States National GPP policy plans||Janneke de Jong, Veronique Joucla||Presentation Slides|
|Green Public procurement in international trade||Florence Simonetti, Huglo Lepage||Presentation Slides|
Seminar 3 – Mind the gap: Where do industry and policy makers stand on waste?
|Opening||Rhiannon James van Beuningen|
|EU waste rules are changing: more resource efficiency promised||Paul Speight, European Commission||Presentation Slides|
|EU governance is changing: European Declaration on Paper Recycling sets an example||rof HERITIER/Sandra ECKERT, New Modes of Governance Project, European University Institute||Presentation Slides|
|Recycling versus energy: how is used paper best used?||Alejandro Villanueva, European Environment Agency||Presentation Slides|