Weren’t you able to attend this event? Below you will find a playlist with all the videos of the day, including the round-table session that was live-streamed on the day, as well as the individual presentations.
Maria Westerbos, founder & managing director of the Plastic Soup Foundation; and Cyrill Gutsch, founder & CEO of Parley for the Oceans, gave a word of welcome. Professor Dick Vethaak opened the summit with a keynote speech.
Science talks on microplastics by ZonMw
The first round of science talks at the summit focused on the impact of microplastics in our bodies.
Science talks on additives
The second round of science talks was organized by the Plastic Soup Foundation and addressed the health effects of additives commonly used in plastic.
Breakout Session: Policy & Advocacy
The breakout session on Policy and Advocacy addressed the use and regulation of toxic additives in plastic.
Breakout Session: Influencers
The Influencer breakout session was led by speakers who have turned words into deeds, and in doing so, have inspired audiences across the world to take action against our excessive use of plastic.
Plenary Session: Solutions
This session brought the conference to an end on a hopeful note: there are innovators and organizations developing tangible solutions.