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Conference Agenda

Senior Management Symposium (Day 1)
Monday, 25 March 2019
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

* The conference is conducted in English.
 

SENIOR MANAGEMENT SYMPOSUM  
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration  
8:30 a.m. Conference Open and Introduction
Jonathan Roberts, Conference Chair, Pryor Roberts Communications, UK
 
  It’s all about: The Economy, Trees & People
Michael Jackson, Global Professional Speaker, South Africa
 
ANTICIPATING GLOBAL TRENDS  
8:40 a.m. Keynote Address: Creating today a sustainable business for tomorrow
Magnus Groth, President and CEO, Essity
 
9:05 a.m. Brave New World of Tissue
John Pugliano, Founder, Investable Wealth, LLC, USA
 
9:25 a.m. Fireside Chat: 20 minutes of inspiration and sanity for tissue 2020
Hosted by our change curve visionary Michael Jackson: Essity's CEO Magnus Groth talks turkey with digital transformation writer John Pugliano and eCommerce Enthusiast Jenifer M. Maxwell.
 
9:45 a.m. World Tissue Market Outlook - With Focus on Europe
Esko Uutela, Principal, Fastmarkets RISI, Germany
 
10:10 a.m. Coffee Break  
THE BUSINESS OF TISSUE - A SMART APPROACH  
10:40 a.m. Entering the tissue business - a strategic move
Nuno Santos, Executive Director, The Navigator Company, Portugal
11:05 a.m. Impact of Brexit on intellectual property rights
Dr Ulrich Wittmann, Patent, Trademark & Design Attorney, Fleuchaus & Gallo Part mbH, Germany
 
11:30 a.m. PANEL - THE MILL OF THE FUTURE
With an introduction from Joachim Klein, Founder & Managing Director, StepChange Consulting GmbH, Austria
Peter Oksakowski, Managing Director, BHM INGENIEURE, Engineering & Consulting GmbH, Austria;
Evan Kaiser, Global Business Manager – Converting, Print, Web, Rockwell Automation, USA;
Gabriele Coli, Engineering Converting Manager, Lucart S.p.A, Italy.;
William A. Nelson, President, Elettric80 Inc. & Elettric80 S de RL USA, Mexico
12:10 p.m. Awards Ceremony
Tissue World Magazine Mill Awards: Most Energy-Aware Mill Award
12:20 p.m. Conference Lunch
SUSTAINABILITY - WALK THE WALK, TALK THE TALK  
1:45 p.m. Is the global pulp shortage going to continue?
Tomi Amberla, Principal, Head of Biorefining Practice, Pöyry Management Consulting Oy, Finland
2:10 p.m. Targeting the consumer with a sustainability message
Marcus Hellberg, Sales Director, Södra Cell International, Italy
 
2:35 p.m. Hand drying is a serious business
Fanis Papakostas, Chairman , European Tissue Symposium, Germany
3:00 p.m. Coffee Break
MULTINATIONALS MEET MILLENNIALS - WHAT CAN WE OFFER TOMORROW'S CONSUMER?  
3:30 p.m. Between Risks and Opportunities, Reimagining the Future of Retail Tissue in Western Europe
Manon Quilleré, Research Analyst, Euromonitor International, UK
3:55 p.m. Structural change in retail - standing strong on shifting ground
Teresa White, Co-Founder, Partners in Retail, UK
4:20 p.m. PANEL - PRODUCT AND CONSUMER INSIGHTS
Simin Ozkar, Global Marketing Director, Tissue, Hayat Kimya, Turkey;
Fernanda Accorsi, Founder, F.A. Retail, Spain;
Manon Quilleré, Research Analyst, Euromonitor International, UK;
Teresa White, Co-Founder, Partners in Retail, UK
5:00 p.m. Conference Closing  
6:00 p.m. TISSUE WORLD APERITIVO