ECMA Annual Congress | 20 and 21 September 2018 in Riga, Latvia

'Thinking Beyond the Board, Performance in a Changing Market'

The ECMA Annual Congress 2018 took place in Riga, Latvia on 20 & 21 September. The congress theme was: 'Thinking Beyond the Board, Performance in a Changing Market' and the working programme focused on:

1) Sustainabilityand how we could benefit as an industry, offering one of the most sustainable packaging solutions, from the current discussion on the recyclability of packaging materials, the demand for renewable sources and materials, and the problems caused by littering, the pollution of the environment and related health issues for both humans and animals by plastics, and 

2) Technology, and how the impact of the digital transformation will influence the future of our industry and the leadership skills which will be needed to manage this change. 


Download the Working Programme

Download the Social Programme


Download the participants list


All congress delegates will receive a link with the available presentations.

ECMA kindly thanks all congress delegates and of course our sponsors for making the Annual Congress 2018 a great success!


 Radisson Blu Riga  Radisson Blu Riga congress room