Webinar speakers

Recorded sessions will be available until Sunday, July 5th!


Srini Srinivasan 

Designer & entrepreneur in creative design and technology development. Srini is the President of WDO (World Design Organization, formerly Icsid), working with its global members to promote design for a better world. He is the Chairman & CEO of LUMIUM DESIGN, Inc., a Silicon Valley-based, world-class, award-winning product Design Company that has developed 300+ products in the Consumer Electronics, Medical, Industrial Goods, Security and Surveillance domains. Srini is an Adjunct Professor and advisor at Tongji College of Design & Innovation, Advisory Board of Indus Design School, Indus University; and Wellingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Mumbai, India. 

Hosted by: Jay Singh, Ph.D. President of IAPRI and Professor and Packaging Program Director, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, California, USA



Michaël Nieuwesteeg

MSc and MEng, managing director of NVC Netherlands Packaging Centre. Michael is a board member of the World Packaging Organisation (WPO), secretary of the European Packaging Institutes Consortium (EPIC), and chairman of the Netherlands Packaging Standardisation Committee and the Policy Committee on Transport, Logistics and Packaging Standardisation. He was a member of the Convenors Action Group (CAG) within ISO, developing the world standards on packaging and environment which were published in January 2013. 

Hosted by: Yves Wyser, Ph.D. R&D Expert in Packaging, Nestle Research Center, Lausanne Switzerland, and editor for Wileys Packaging Technology and Science.


Dan Felton

The executive director of the American Institute for Packaging and the Environment (AMERIPEN), an organization that leads the packaging industry through advocacy based on science and enhances understanding of the role packaging plays in a more sustainable society, economy, and environment. Dan is a well-known leader in the state government affairs arena since 2000, Felton has worked within the bottled water, credit card, healthcare, and information management industries.

Hosted by: Rafael Auras, Ph.D.  Professor with the School of Packaging at Michigan State University.

Christine Lopes

Christine Lopes studied the Specialty in Foreign Languages Applied to Business, English, and Spanish at Sorbonne University, France, and International Business at the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce Internationale in Fontainebleau, France. She has worked for Innova Market Insights from February 2007 to date, as Business Development Manager and, as of 2011, also as a Market Analyst.

Hosted by: Roland ten Klooster, Ph.D.  Packaging designer/consultant, and professor of Packaging Design and Management at The University of Twente.

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