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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
This is a preliminary agenda - Additional speakers and topics to be announced.

Senior Management Symposium
Registration
Conference Open and Introduction
Jonathan Roberts, Conference Chair, Pryor Roberts Communications, UK
Business as Unusual - Why do we find it hard to change?
Michael Jackson, Global Professional Speaker, South Africa
ANTICIPATING GLOBAL TRENDS
Keynote Address: Creating today a sustainable business for tomorrow
Magnus Groth, President and CEO, Essity
World Tissue Market Outlook - With Focus on Europe
Esko Uutela, Principal, RISI, Germany
Coffee Break
THE BUSINESS OF TISSUE - A SMART APPROACH
Entering the tissue business - a strategic move
Nuno Santos, Executive Director, The Navigator Company, Portugal
Impact of Brexit on intellectual property rights
Dr Ulrich Wittmann, Patent, Trademark & Design Attorney, Fleuchaus & Gallo Part mbH, Germany
Panel Discussion - The Mill of the Future
The human meets Industry 4.0, achievable scenarios for a digitised tissue factory

With an introduction by 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, Italy
Awards Ceremony
Tissue World Magazine Mill Awards: Most Energy-Aware Mill Award
Conference Lunch
SUSTAINABILITY - WALK THE WALK, TALK THE TALK
Is the global pulp shortage going to continue?
Tomi Amberla, Principal, Head of Biorefining Practice, Pöyry Management Consulting Oy, Finland
Targeting the consumer with a sustainability message
Marcus Hellberg, Sales Director, Södra Cell International, Italy
Hand drying is a serious business
Fanis Papakostas, Chairman , European Tissue Symposium, Germany
Coffee Break
MULTINATIONALS MEET MILLENIALS - WHAT CAN WE OFFER TOMORROW'S CONSUMER?
Between Risks and Opportunities, Reimagining the Future of Retail Tissue in Western Europe
Manon Quilleré, Research Analyst, Euromonitor International, UK
Panel Discussion- Product and Consumer Insights
Brands and private label: Where are the growth pockets?

Simin Ozkar, Global Marketing Director, Tissue, Hayat Kimya, Turkey
Fernanda Accorsi, Founder, F.A. Retail, Spain
Manon Quilleré, Research Analyst, Euromonitor International, UK