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O-I’s Francois Pierrot, Country Executive France and Spain, opened the conference with an opening keynote speech. His presentation was the first of many papers from leading container glass experts at the free-of-charge conference.

The official opening

The official opening with (from left to right) Steve Diprose, Vice President, Quartz Business Media; Yann Crombecque, Member of the Regional Council; François Pierrot, Country Group Executive, O-I; Philippe Valentin, Vice President, CCI Lyon; Jean-Luc Logel, CEO, Iris Inspection Machines; Dr Bernd-Holger, President/CEO, Zippe; and Ken Clark, Director, Glassman Europe.

Make sure you don't miss this unique networking opportunity and the chance to listen to more industry experts tomorrow.

Here is a reminder of the presentations:

Thursday, 7 May 2015

11:00 Saving Energy with NNPB - lightweight production, Mark Ziegler, Marketing Manager, Heye International

11:20 A case study in safety, Roberto Gentilini, Health and Safety Manager, Bormioli Rocco

11:40 No air, no bottle, Daniel Hilfiker, CEO, Pneumofore

12:00 From machine operator to bottle maker - automation for profitability and safety, Inge Friberg, Compliance Engineer, Bucher Emhart Glass

14:00 Improved energy efficiency of oxy-fuel furnaces,  Uyi Iyoha, Business Development Manager, Praxair

14:20 Waste heat recovery in the glass industry, Michael Terhorst, Head of Central Sales, Spie Energy Solutions

14:40 A packaged solution for the glass industry, Xavier Paubel, Combustion Network Manager, Air Liquide ALTEC

15:00 A case study in sustainability strategy, Steffen Seehausen, Group Head of Sustainability and Environment, Ardagh Glass

Hundreds of visitors have already attended yesterday- if any of your colleagues want to attend with you, they can register for their pass when they arrive.

This event will be an essential networking event for anyone doing business within the container glass industry. It is an ideal opportunity to arrange 1-2-1 business meetings, to hear about the latest issues and innovations affecting industry and to network with the major players and suppliers.

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