ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION_ Italy and Germany on sustainability in the package printing industry
- Daniele Barbui @ACE Electostatic Andrea A. C. Briganti @ ACIMGA Markus Heering @Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) Michael Wombacher @POLAR Group
The second step of the bilateral sectoral meetings between Italy and Germany promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in collaboration with the German Ministry of Economy and Energy, sees Acimga and VDMA sharing thoughts on the great theme of sustainability in the package printing field.
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION_Technology manufacturers
- Marco Calcagni @OMET Aldo Peretti @Uteco Group Daniele Barbui @ACE Electostatic Laura Della Torre @Simec Group Fabio Vincenzi @Simec Group Luca Magario @ Prades
Technology manufacturers reflect on the current industrial changes: how to combine the challenges of sustainability and digitalization while moving towards servitisation paradigms with a high customization level based on the specific needs of each different user.
Social organisation_Platforms: a new form of organization?
The platform model is the distinguishing organizational form of the early decades of the twenty-first century. As a distinctive organizational form, the platform model confronts a distinctive managerial challenge: how to manage value-creating activities that are undertaken on the platform but not in the firm?
Sustainability in packaging
Business Organization_“The social purpose of business it to increase its profit.” Milton Friedman 1970
With growing environmental and social tensions and rising expectations it is time to upgrade our Operating System and recognize that profit as an imperative it is nothing else than the outcome defined by the norms we have agreed to, but it’s not an end in itself. Profit should be a tool to serve humanity and its planet.
Corporate Social Reesponsability
Legislation context_Global regulations for a global world
The globalisation of the economy has created many opportunities for businesses and individuals, but at the same time it has turned local problems into global problems. For the business world are State and European Union laws enough? Should companies have a role in making the rules?
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION_Printers and paper mills
- Alberto Palaveri @Sacchital Group @Giflex Gianluca Castellini @Smurfit Kappa Italia S.p.A. Domenico Tessera Chiesa @Sales Srl Alberto Luca @Lucaprint Spa Emanuele Bandecchi @Gruppo Rotolito
Assocarta and Assografici, partner of Acimga within Federazione Carta e Grafica, through the voices of important representatives, offer a valuable contribution on the sector’s directives, talking about sustainability, digitalization, servitisation, orienting their stream of thought towards future scenarios of change.