Agenda

PLASTICITY TEXAS 2017 – AGENDA

8:15AM - 8:55AM
REGISTRATION & COFFEE

9:00AM - 9:10AM
INTRODUCTION
BOB GRACE

9:10AM - 9:20AM
WELCOMING COMMENTS
DOUGLAS WOODRING: Founder, Plasticity Forum

9:20AM - 9:40AM
MOVING BEYOND THE LOW-HANGING FRUIT: WHY IT MAKES BUSINESS SENSE TO MAKE BIG COMMITMENTS TO SUSTAINABILITY, CIRCULAR APPROACHES, AND WASTE ELIMINATION
STEVE ROCHLIN: CO-CEO & CO-FOUNDER, IO SUSTAINABILITY

9:40AM - 10:25AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: FINANCING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUSTAINABLE PLASTICS AND RECYCLING
ERIC KANTER – MANAGING DIRECTOR, MORGAN STANLEY UDAY NANDAN – MANAGING DIRECTOR, STIFEL INVESTMENT BANKING MODERATOR: DOUG WOODRING – FOUNDER, PLASTICITY FORUM

10:25AM - 10:40AM
NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

10:40AM - 11:15AM
PRODUCT DESIGN AND RECYCLING REALITIES
LIBBY BERNICK: GLOBAL HEAD OF CORPORATE BUSINESS, TRUCOST

11:15AM - 11:45AM
WHY IS DELL GOING IN CIRCLES?
ANDREA FALKIN: mANAGER, ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS - DELL

11:45AM - 12:20PM
THE WASTE PLASTIC SOLUTION FOR TODAY: A BRIDGE TO THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY
STUART CLARK - MANAGING DIRECTOR, FOY GROUP LTD.

12:20PM - 1:20PM
NETWORKING LUNCH

1:20PM - 1:50PM
PLASTICS IN PACKAGING: A CIRCULAR ECONOMY BLUEPRINT
STEVE DAVIES – DIRECTOR, PUBLIC AFFAIRS, NATUREWORKS

1:50PM - 2:15PM
GALILEO: ARE CIRCULAR ECONOMIES FLAT? – EMBEDDING CIRCULARITY
TRISH HYDE – CEO, AUSTRALIAN PACKAGING COVENANT

2:15PM - 2:40PM
World plastics council and collaborative solutions for improved Sustainability
Rick wagner - susainability manager,Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP

2:40PM - 3:05PM
MICROFIBER POLLUTION: STOPPING THE LEAKAGE WITH A CONSUMER SOLUTION AND SPARKING UPSTREAM INNOVATION
RACHAEL MILLER – CO-FOUNDER, ROZALIA PROJECT

3:05PM - 3:20PM
NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

3;25PM - 4:45PM
PANEL DISCUSSION - ROAD MAP FOR SCALED OPPORTUNITIES IN MATERIAL RECOVERY AND THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY
CONRAD MCKERRON - PRESIDENT, AS YOU SOW, MATT PRINDIVILLE – EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, UPSTREAM

4:45PM - 4:55PM
CLOSING SUMMARY ON OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES
STEVE ROCHLIN – CO-CEO & CO-FOUNDER, IO SUSTAINABILITY

4:55PM - 5:00PM
CLOSING REMARKS
DOUGLAS WOODRING - FOUNDER, PLASTICITY FORUM

6:15PM - 7:30PM
NETWORKING COCKTAILS

7:30PM - 9:30PM
GALA DINNERS WITH EARTH DAY TEXAS PARTICIPANTS