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PCD Talks - insight into the future of beauty packaging

PCD Talks offers insight from world-leading experts and top brands on the trends and challenges facing packaging developers and designers in the cosmetics and perfume markets.

The 2020 PCD Talks programme tackled issues from the clean beauty phenomenon to packaging’s huge sustainability challenge, from the influence of influencers to the latest packaging technologies – bringing new knowledge and perspectives from the biggest names in the industry.

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Explore the 2020 Talks programmes

Programmes for 2021 will be published soon!​

Wednesday 29 January 2020

MARKET OUTLOOK - 2030 vision: global design trends and consumers insights: the Gen Z challenge

PCD Talks Theatre

Christophe Pradère, BETC Design

Alnoor Mitha de Bharat, Objets de Convoitises

Charlotte Delobelle, Fashion Snoops

Monique Large, Pollen Consulting in collaboration with an ethnologist

Trends overview from fashion to packaging: what are driving the forthcoming years ?

Jeb Gleason-Allured, GCI

SUSTAINABILITY - Zero waste and the future of eco-design to 2025

PCD Talks Theatre


Hervé Bouix, VP innovation packaging, Estée Lauder

Eco-design for better recycling with COTREP

Emmanuelle Schloesing, Environment and Circular Economy Manager, Elipso

Orianne Broussard, Chef de projet Eco-Conception, Citeo

Household packaging speaker

Eileen Marchall, Ingénieur Matériaux / Materials Engineer, Valorplast

Pierre Meurice, Sustain Innov

CSR and Packaging: zero waste objective

Florent Girard, Technical and Process Director, Créagif Eco Concept

Our packaging, What consequences for our environment?

Bert Clymans, Business Development Manager Europe, Total Corbion

Recycling & recyclability of PLA bioplastics

SUSTAINABILITY - Ocean plastics – the reality and packaging’s response

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Hervé Bouix, VP innovation packaging, Estée Lauder

François Galgani, Océanographe, IFREMER

Plastic and Ocean

William Van Keyenberg, Senior Project Manager, PTI

Carole Carpentier, General Secretary Gestes Propres

Nicolas Moufflet, Founder and President, Lys Packaging

Our packaging, What consequences for our environment?

Kate Geraghty, EMEA Sustainability & Advocacy Director, Dow Packaging & Specialty Plastics

Gerald Martines, Founder, in-signes

Green Printing

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Matthieu Prevost, Environment and CSR, Uniic

Pierre Ballet, President, Imprim’Luxe

KEYNOTE – Carole Janvier MP - From Paris to Brussels priorities and perspectives on plastic

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Carole Janvier, MP, Member of Parliament - 2ème circonscription du Loiret

BRANDS ROUND TABLE - Drinks and beauty brands and the plastics challenge

PCD Talks Theatre


Serge Odof, Directeur ESIReims

Vincent Delavenne, VP Packaging Luxury Division, Coty

Corinne Fugier-Garrel, Packaging Concept Development Director , L’Occitane 

David Bayard, Dir. Technical Packaging Development, L’Occitane 

Daniele Nebe, Global Package Development Leader Hair Care, Hair care (R+D), KAO

Nathalie Perroquin, Corporate – Corporate Sustainability Vice-President, Coty

Carine Christophe, Group Environmental Manager, Pernod Ricard

Shouhaib Mohamed, EMEA Marketing Manager / – Cosmetics (ICT), Dow Packaging & Specialty Plastics

ADF&PCD Awards 2020

PCD Talks Theatre

Celebrate the best packaging achievements of the aerosol, dispensing, perfume and cosmetics sectors with the top names in the industry – and hear from our special guest speaker to be announced soon.

Followed by networking drinks at the Champagne Bar

Thursday 30 January 2020

BRAND PANEL DISCUSSION - UNILEVER - Innovation: new recycling technologies enabling upgrades to luxury sustainability

PCD Talks Theatre

Frédéric Dreux, R&D Packaging Leader – Prestige, Unilever

Matthias de Vel, Group Leader Technology

Gert Coun, Sr. Manager Sustainability & Innovation, Sabic

Emanuele Burgin, ADTS and Innovation Manager, PP Europe, LyondellBasell

Carlos Montreal, CEO / President, Plastic Energy

Sabine Bouillet-Lubot, Global Business Development Director, Aptar


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Chris Gevers, Executive Director Packaging Development, Joe Malone London

Carletta Heinz, Group Owner, Heinz Glas Group

Virginia Elliott, Chief Sales Officer, Heinz Glas Group

ROUND TABLE - The Future of Packaging & The NEW Luxury Awards - Guest of honor: Pierre Dinand

New Luxury Awards


The perfume Roads / Les Routes du Parfum - Creezy Courtoy's book signing

les routes du parfums


Creezy Courtoy, Founder of IPF (International Perfume Foundation)


Axel Barrett, Editor, Bioplastics News

Dr Gauvin Hemery, Research and Innovation manager, ABC Texture

Davide Beneventi, Researcher, CNRS

Eco-Plastic and recyclable materials

Pierre Dinand, World famous Perfume Bottle Designer

Thomas Joly, Director France, UPG

Non-polluting electric oven / Recyclable glass / Environmental Protection / Ageautomatic start at 10,000 pieces /unique in the world

BRANDS ROUND TABLE - Innovation in clean beauty: the challenge of developing formulas and finding the right packaging

PCD Talks Theatre

KEYNOTE - Innovation packaging : Towards a 100% clean bathroom


Creezy Courtoy, Founder of IPF (International Perfume Foundation)


Axel Barrett, Editor, Bioplastics News

Astrid Mauduit, Founder and CEO, OUATE

Antonia Cadbury, Head of New Product Development & Technical, Bulldog Skincare Men

Arnaud Lancelot, Co-Fondateur, Cozie

Charlotte Catton, co-founder at What Matters

Franck Ladouce, co-founder at What Matters

Samuel Joachim, Director of Innovation and New Product Development, Verescence

LUXURY - Luxury. Responsibility. No compromise

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Pascale Marciniak, Packaging Innovation Director, Chanel

Heidi Koljonen, Sales Director, Sulapac

Matthieu Boulanger, CEO, Roctool

Aude Charbonneaux, Sustainability Manager, Albéa Group 

Blaise Epaud Effoti, Responsable Grands Comptes
Secteur Marchés Non Alimentaires, Citeo

Household packaging speaker

Isabelle Lallemant, International Marketing & Innovation & CSR Director, Pochet / Qualipac

Contact the team

Interested in speaking at PCD Talks? Get in touch with our content team today.

Josh Brooks
Event Director


+33 (0)1 40 22 72 84

Christelle Anya
Community & Content Director


+33 (0)1 40 22 72 76

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