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The roadmap for Reducing Food Waste in Processing and Packaging

Processing and Packaging

Three webinars on Reducing Food Waste in Processing and Packaging will be delivered this month, in partnership with AI Group and supported by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP). 

Attendees will gain insights into reducing food waste in processing and packaging, while learning from companies who have successfully reduced waste. Listeners will leave with their own roadmap for success. 

This will be a live and interactive webinar delivered via Zoom, over 3 x 1hr workshops.

Webinar 1 

Introduction to Food Waste from Packaging to Processing – Challenges and Opportunities 

Thursday 9 September 

1:00pm – 2:15pm (AEST) 

Check your local start time here

Speakers: 

  • Mark Barthel – COO, Stop Food Waste Australia 
  • Carolyn Cameron – general manager Food Sustainability, FIAL 
  • Tony Green – CEO, Australian Foodservice Advocacy Body 
  • 1 x Industry Case Study. 

Webinar 2 

Successfully Reducing Your Food Waste and Loss 

Thursday 16 September 2021 

1:00pm – 2:15pm (AEST) 

Check your local start time here

Speakers: 

  • Mark Barthel – COO, Stop Food Waste Australia 
  • 3 x Industry Case Studies. 

Webinar 3

Solutions, Tool and Support available for SME’s to Reduce Food Waste and Loss 

Thursday 23 September 2021 

1:00pm – 2:15pm (AEST) 

Check your local start time here

Speakers: 

  • Sam Oakden – voluntary agreement manager, Stop Food Waste Australia 
  • Nerida Kelton MAIP – executive director, Australian Institute of Packaging 
  • Pablo Juliano – CSIRO 
  • Paul Mason – Entrepreneurs Programme. 

For each webinar you attend, you will receive: 

  • 1 CPD point from the Australian Institute of Packaging towards your Certified Packaging Professional (CPP) credential 
  • 1 continued professional development point from the Australasian Supply Chain Institute 
  • 1 continued professional development point from the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology. 

Click here to register for each separate webinar, to receive the Zoom link for each session you wish to attend. 

For more information, contact Brett Henderson at brett.henderson@ep.industry.gov.au. 

This is a free interactive online format series hosted by the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Entrepreneurs’ Programme and AI Group. 

The Entrepreneurs’ Programme provides quality advice and support to assist businesses to innovate and grow. For further information on what services may be available to you, visit business.gov.au/EP. 

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