Held in a purpose-built auditorium, the Main Stage will host an exciting programme of inspiring speakers from the global plastics sector. The conference is set to cover a variety of pertinent themes, including the manufacture and supply of plastics into the automotive, packaging and medical industries; advancing plastics manufacturing in the UK; and supporting sustainability, recycling and the move towards a circular economy.

Speakers on the Main Stage are usually thought-leaders or experts from their area of industry, with previous presenters representing Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan Europe, Procter and Gamble and the Institute of Export. Speakers on this stage are invitation only, ensuring that the content provides visitors with information that can boost opportunity for collaboration, impart knowledge and give updates on important projects, milestones and regulations.

Interplas 2017 Conference Review

You can watch some of the presentations delivered at Interplas 2017 in the video clips below.

Andy Rees

Head of Waste Strategy Branch at Welsh Government,

Interplas 2017 keynote presentation on Options for Wales' Future Waste Policy for Plastics

Alec McCullie

Associate Director and UK Lead for Industry 4.0 at KPMG,

Interplas 2017 keynote presentation on Industry 4.0: Beyond the Hype

Mike Boswell

Chairman of the Brexit Taskforce at the British Plastics Federation,

Interplas 2017 keynote presentation on Brexit and the British Plastics Industry: A Perspective

Ian Ray

Lead Materials Engineer at Jaguar Land Rover,

Interplas 2017 keynote presentation on Meeting the Challenges of Future Headwinds: What JLR Wants From its Plastics Manufacturers and Parts Suppliers

Neil Rogers

Packaging Development Technologist at Procter and Gamble (P&G),

Interplas 2017 keynote presentation on 'Eco Design' for a Circular Economy

Mark Ellis

Manager for Materials Design and Test at Nissan Europe,

Interplas 2017 keynote on Future Challenges for the Polymer Industry when Supplying to the UK Automotive Industry



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