Asia Drink Conference Programme

09.00-09.30 Registration/Networking Coffee
09.30-09.40 Welcome Address
09.40-10.20 Health and Wellness Beverage Trends Across Southeast Asia
Mr. Ekaphol Pongstabhon,
MD of Tipco Foods PCL and Vice President of Thai Beverage Industry Association
10.20-10.50 The economic impact of rising obesity levels in South East Asia.
Bruno Kistner, ARoFIIN Secretariat
10.50-11.25 Top 3 Beverage Categories To Watch Out For In The Next 5 Years For Asia
Ieva Jurevičienė, Head of NPD, MyDrink Beverages
11.25-12.00 Functional closures for different age groups
Mr Volker Spiesmacher, Sales & Marketing Director, Bericap
12.00-14.00 Lunch
14.00-14.30 Global Aseptic Solutions
Mr. Paul Schoenheit,
Project Engineer Aseptic Technology,
Krones AG
Asian and Worldwide Trends in Innovative Packaging Techniques
Mr. Gihan Atapattu,
President, Ball Asia Pacific Limited
14.30-15.00 Modular Machines and new Concepts for data Driven Services in Filling and Packaging Lines
Mr. Karten VOLLMER,
Innovations Management, KHS
SMART Manufacturing - Translating data into intelligent business decisions
Sebastien Ory,
Head of Business development - Software Business, Schneider Electric
15.00-15.15 Coffee Break
15.15-15.45 Aseptic filling of still and carbonated drinks with and without fruit pieces
Marco Bruno,
Senior Product Manager, GEA
The New Age of Asia
Matthew Corrigan,
Head of Innovation Analytics and Chayaporn Vanapanubet, Manager, Innovation Analytics,
Nielsen Innovation Practice Asia
Emerging Markets
15.45-16.15 Innovation Opportunities In The Beverage Market
Dr Yang Hongshun,
Asst Professor,
Food Science & Technology Programme, National University of Singapore
Harnessing The Power Of Personalisation
& Innovation for the Drink Industry
Kathryn Sloane,
Director of Growth, APAC, SGK


The 16th International Beverage and Brewing Processing and Packaging Technology Exhibition
In-conjunction with:

The 25th International Processing and Packaging Technology Event for Asia