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BevTech Canada™ 2021 — Preliminary Programme

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Speaker Abstracts & Bios

Nina Goodrich

Nina Goodrich
Director of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition and Executive Director of GreenBlue
Keynote Address

This presentation will cover key trends in packaging sustainability in the context of a changing corporate sustainability landscape. What is rising in importance? What is waning? Where does packaging fit in the big picture? What key technologies and policies may help to shape the future.

Nina came to GreenBlue with an industry background in R & D management, innovation and sustainability strategy. Nina believes that innovation and sustainability are linked as key drivers for our future. Nina has held leadership positions in R & D with Alcan Packaging, Amcor, The Guelph Food Technology Center and Magic Pantry Foods. Nina has worked to develop a value proposition for sustainability and to share it with all who will listen.

Regarded as a thought leader in the field, Nina speaks and writes frequently on the convergence of sustainability, innovation, and technology.

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A brief overview of BevTech Canada™

To enhance the promotion, development, and dissemination of knowledge relating to the art and science of beverage technology for the non-alcoholic beverage industry in Canada.

  • Provide networking and industry collaboration opportunities for members that are not able to attend the main BevTech annual meeting in the US.
  • Enable the international perspective and relevance of the society the "I" in ISBT.
  • Focus on technical areas of the beverage industry that have the most relevance to Canada.