Informa Markets and WPO Webinar | Global Supply Chains

Date: October 21, 2020

Start Time: 5:00 pm
End Time: 6:00 pm



AIP Education Director and WPO President, Prof Pierre Pienaar FAIP, CPP will be facilitating a five-part global webinar series over the next few months. A number of the webinars will include AIP speakers participating in the various panel discussions.

The Series is run by Informa Markets, in collaboration with the World Packaging Organisation (WPO), and supported by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP).

Webinar 5 – 21 October 2020 | 08:00 am British Summer Time BST - (5pm AEST)

Global Supply Chains

Further details and registration link coming soon.


2020_Pierre_Pienaar_120x145Prof Pierre Pienaar MSc, FAIP, CPP

President - World Packaging Organisation (WPO)

Pierre has a Master of Science Degree (Packaging Engineering/Technology) from Brunel University, UK. He also has a Master of Manufacturing and Production Degree from University of Hertfordshire, UK. He is a registered Certified Packaging Professional (CPP) in over 60 countries.


Currently the Education Director, Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Pierre is also a Past National President of the South African Institute of Packaging (IPSA) and a Past President of the AIP. He is an honorary life member of (IPSA), a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), a professional member of the AIFST and holds a professorship in Packaging Science.


This combined field of packaging has taken him to the far corners of the world, always involving one or other aspects of research in packaging. Pierre has attended international congresses and conferences where he has delivered and continues to present papers and continues to judge national and international packaging competitions. He continues to write articles for numerous packaging magazines around the world.