The AIP recently participated in Webinar 4 of the 5-part series from WPO and Informa Markets. Webinar 4 discussed how COVID-19 is impacting the role that Packaging plays in Food Waste and Food Insecurity. The interactive session included a global panel of experts who discussed Safety, Save Food Packaging Design, Food Security and Insecurity, Food Recovery & Collection programs.  Panellists included Dr Manfred Tacker, Head of Department of Packaging Technology and Resource Management, University of Applied Life Sciences, Vienna, Dr Srini Srinivasan, President, World Design Organisation (WDO), Nerida Kelton MAIP, Executive Director, AIP and Kishan Singh CPP, Global Ambassador, World Packaging Organisation (WPO). The panel discussion was facilitated by Prof Pierre Pienaar MSc, FAIP, CPP, President – World Packaging Organisation (WPO) and Education Director – Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP).

The fifth and final webinar in the series will discuss How COVID-19 is impacting Global Supply Chains (21 October).


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