AWA gears up for AWAVirtual Insights Forum 2024

AWA Alexander Watson and Associates, which provides market intelligence, conferences and knowledge for companies in the packaging and converting industry, has confirmed details for the upcoming Insights Forum 2024.

The AWAVirtual Insights Forum, inaugurated in 2021, is an entirely virtual and free-to-attend event dedicated to addressing and creating a dialog on the critical issues leaders and decision-makers face today, regardless of the company or part of the value chain represented. 

The event provides insights and thought leadership from today’s industry captains and change agents, bringing together CEOs, executives, and experts to address critical issues, challenges, and opportunities for the industry across the value chain and the globe.

Since its launch, the Insights Forum has welcomed over 1,000 professionals from around the world, offering an unparalleled platform for leaders and decision-makers across the industry’s value chain.

This year's edition, with the theme ‘After Today - Beyond Tomorrow - The Future’, will bring together CEOs, executives and experts from around the globe, offering a unique chance to delve into the key issues, challenges and opportunities within the industry.

The event will feature a diverse range of content, including keynote presentations, insightful interviews, engaging round table discussions, and expert-led panel talks, ensuring a comprehensive exploration of the industry’s present and future.

In the morning, Dave Chaffey of Immertia will run the Innovation and Technology discussing The Changing Face of Human Behavior with AI and AR. He will be then joined by Kristin Yerecic Scott of Yerecic Label and Eef de Ferrante of AIPIA for a round table discussion about AI, automation and intelligent packaging.

The second round table discussion under the theme of The Future Organization DE & I, moderated by Javier Leonor of Accenture, will feature Tiffany Collins of Avery Dennison, Frauke Bastians of Mondi Group and Katja Lehland of Elkem Silicones.

The afternoon part of the event will start with a one-on-one discussion about sustainability and circularity with John Caturano of Nestlé and Corey Reardon of AWA.

Leadership and the future will be the subjects of the last discussion of the day. Around the table will gather Corey Reardon of AWA, Jeroen Diderich of Avery Dennison, Bart Winthagen of Mondi Group, and Laurent Dumont of Elkem Silicones.

This online event is essential for anyone interested in understanding how businesses can advocate for sustainability. Avery Dennison, Elkem, and Mondi sponsor this free registration event, with insights from other companies such as Accenture, Nestle, and Immertia.

Full details and registration are available on the AWA website.