09:00 – 09:30 Registration – Tea&Coffee

Opening Speech

  • Recep Akdeniz
    Deputy General Manager, Ministry of Environment and Urbanization

International Experts’ Presentations

  • Clarissa Morawksi, Managing Director, Reloop Platform
    EU Legislation
  • Ermis Panagiotopoulos, Sustainability Director of the European Federation of Bottled Waters (EFBW)
    A Call for Efficient Collection and Sortation Systems Regarding Beverage Containers
  • Henriette Schneider, Deutsche Umwelthilfe Döngüsel Ekonomi Proje Müdürü
    One Way and Re-fillable Filling Systems in Germany
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

International Experts’ Presentations

  • Kjell Olav Maldum, General Manager, INFINITUM
    Norwegian Deposit System and Best Circular Economy Example
  • Chris Sherrington, Director of Environmental Policy and Economy, Eunomia Research and Consultancy
    National Deposit Return System Implementation Models
  • Wolfgang Ringel, Senior Vice President in Charge of Governmental Affairs, Tomra
    How Can Deposit Return System Help to Collect Packaging to a Large Extent?
  • Erdem Görgün, Member of the Faculty at Istanbul Technical University
    Current Situation in Turkey and Understanding the Practical System Conditions for Turkey
16:00 – 16:30

Panel Discussion with All Speakers

Moderatör:  Hakan Çelik, İsbak A.Ş. Ar-Ge Şefi

  • Formation of a Sustainable and Inclusive Deposit Legislation
  • Policies and Economic Tools
  • Benefits to Environment and Economy
  • Collection Targets, Plastic Ban and Other Factors
17:00 Closing of the Conference


Each speaker shall have 40 minutes for his/her presentation.
At the end of the summit, there will be a panel discussion with the participation of all speakers for the questions and answers of the participants.