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BCCT/AustCham Briefing (Plastics A Growing Concern)

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Date & Time: 05-Jun-2019 18:00  
Location: British Business Centre, BCCT Office, 7th Floor, 208 Wireless Road (Nearest BTS Ploenchit, exit 5)
Member Cost: THB 400.00
Non-member Cost: THB 600.00

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*the date is moved from Tuesday 4 to Wednesday 5 June*

BCCT invites you to attend an evening briefing on PLASTICS A GROWING CONCERN: AN ASEAN PERSPECTIVE at 6.00 - 8.00pm on Wednesday 5th June 2019 at British Business Centre

Topic coverage:

  1. A growing concern of plastic usage
  2. ASEAN Plastic: situation overview and regulation
  3. Value chain of Plastic Packaging in Thailand
  4. Sustainable packaging: a stream of Innovation

In this event, we shall talk attendees through:

  • Overview of regulation across key countries in ASEAN and Asia
  • Related stakeholders of plastic packaging value chain of in Thailand and their initiative to reduce the usage of plastic
  • Packaging offers manufacturers real opportunity to develop meaningful differentiation, driving distinctiveness, salience and ultimately influencing choice
  • Sustainability is becoming a greater concern to consumers. Eight in 10 globally feel we are heading for an environmental disaster unless our habits change
  • Increasingly for consumers we are entering a “third moment of truth”, where pack is a positive aspect in a product’s sustainability

- Chukiat Wongtaveerat, Country Head for Thailand – Ipsos Business Consulting
- Gordon Milne, Senior Client Director for Asia Pacific – Ipsos

Cost: THB400 for members. THB600 for non-members. Price includes drinks and finger food. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins accepted. 

More about the speakers: 

Gordon is a senior member of the Ipsos Client Organization with regional responsibility for driving client engagement. He’s focused on bringing the best of Ipsos to clients and deepening commercial relationships. Gordon is a seasoned business leader and researcher with over 20 years experience in Asia Pacific collaborating with an eclectic range of international and local brands to solve business challenges. 

Chukiat has been extensively involved in major market expansion initiatives for many global as well local clients into ASEAN market. Key expertise includes Go-to-market strategy, market / business performance assessment for new product or service, competitive benchmarking and business model generation. He also appeared in several media such as Reuters, Wall Street Journal, Bangkok Post, The Straits Times and many local ASEAN presses as an acknowledged expert on the ASEAN investment