THE BREWERS OF EUROPE SUSTAINABILITY FORUM
20 & 21 OCTOBER 2020

A virtual event about sustainability in the brewing sector. Featuring: industry leaders, policy chiefs, high-level expert panels and fascinating practical information webinars over two days.

Free participation upon registration.
Official EU Green Week partner event.

Practical information:

  • Login credentials to connect to the forum online platform will be sent to registrants by email on Monday 19/10. A reminder will be sent on Tuesday 20/10 shortly before the start of the opening session.
  • All sessions will be fully conducted in English.
  • All timetables in the programme are using Central European Time (CET).

OPENING SESSION — BREWERS AND SUSTAINABILITY
IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT BEER CLUB

09:00 – 09:05 (CET)

Introduction from the moderator and Welcome Keynote Address

  • Moderator: Brian Maguire, Journalist, Euractiv
  • Lasse Aho, President, The Brewers of Europe

09:05 – 09:15 (CET)

The Brewers of Europe Sustainability Ambition

  • Drahomira Mandikova, Chair, The Brewers of Europe Sustainability Expert Group

09:15 – 09:45 (CET)

EU Green Deal Panel response

Panellists:

  • Ivan Štefanec, Member of the European Parliament
  • Jean-Claude Merciol, Head of Unit, LIFE Governance, DG Environment, European Commission
  • Drahomira Mandikova, Chair, The Brewers of Europe Sustainability Expert Group

09:45 – 10:15 (CET)

Global brewers’ panel

  • Erik Novaes, VP Sustainability & Procurement Europe, AB InBev
  • Simon Boas Hoffmeyer, Senior Director, Sustainability & Communications, Carlsberg Group
  • Petra Hissink, Global Sustainability Director, Heineken

Official EU Green Week 2020 Partner Event

The Brewers of Europe

THE BREWERS OF EUROPE SUSTAINABILITY FORUM 2020 IS ORGANISED BY

The Brewers of Europe

OPENING SESSION IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:

The Brewers of Europe

MEDIA PARTNER:

The Brewers of Europe

With support from

The Brewers of Europe