Maria Zacarias 


Maria Eugenia Zacarias is a Polymer Science Engineer from the Simon Bolivar University of Venezuela, had a Post Grad in Food Safety from the Catholic University of Lisbon, and have more than 30 years of experience in the plastic Industry.

In 2000 Joined Logoplaste and since 2001 is Raw Material Manager at Logoplaste Innovation Lab from where is leading Raw Materials, Recycling, Recyclability and Legislation Compliance activities.

In her role is responsible by the accomplishment of the requirements addressed by the applicable Regulations in EU, US, Mercosur and China to Plastic Materials and Packaging, for Food Contact and Non-food applications, for Food, Dairy, Beverages, Alcoholic drinks, ,  Cosmetics, Personal-care and Home-care markets.

Is active member of FREP (Food Contact Regulatory Expert Pannel) and Logoplaste representative for PetCore and O&F WG.

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.