Ana Fernández

Klöckner Pentaplast

Klöckner Pentaplast –Global Innovations Director, Food Packaging  

Ana holds a PhD in chemistry and has over 30 years of experience in the food packaging sector.  

She developed her entire career with the food packaging multi-national company LINPAC Packaging  as Technical and Operations Director of the Pravia plant in Spain, being responsible for product and process design, detailed engineering, plant operation and business improvement. 

For more than five years she was part of  the Innovation Department at LINPAC being fully involved in all projects related with the utilization of post-consumer recycled materials for the  production of recyclable packaging for food applications. 

LINPAC was acquired by Klöckner Pentaplast in July 2017, where she was promoted to Innovation Director of the Food Packaging division.  

As well as guest lecturing at local universities and presenting on behalf of kp at a number of speaking events, Ana is also co-chair of the PETcore thermoforming working Group and is active in other industry associations such ANEP, ANAIP amongst others. 

How to enter the event


  1. Click on the link that will be sent on the day of the conference

  2. It is recommended that you use Chrome web browser.

  3. Select an attendee ticket and click “join event”.

  4. You will be redirected to a sign-up page. Please create an account with the email address you have registered with and click sign-up. If you already have a Hopin account, please log in with your details.

  5. You have now entered the conference. On the left side of your screen, you will see different tabs:


is where you can find all the information about the conference (agenda, bio of speakers, schedule with timings etc.)


is where the main speeches and the panel discussion will happen.


for a better connection, we recommend you close any video call softwares of websites. During the breaks, you have the possibility to connect with other participants. You can do so in two ways:

Click on the Networking tab and you will be connected automatically with a fellow event participant who also wants to network.

Look for the person you want to connect with on the attendee list (this list can be found by clicking on "people" on the right side of your screen) click on the name of the person you would like to talk to and invite him/her for a video call.

How to ask a question to the panelists

Write your question on the event chat, the moderator will have it in front of her/him and will pick relevant questions to ask the speakers.