Patricia Fosselard


Patricia Fosselard has been Secretary General of Natural Mineral Waters Europe, the voice of the bottled water industry in Europe, since 2005. In that time, Ms. Fosselard has guided NMWE’s transition from a regulatory-focused organisation to an active partner with the European institutions and a driving force behind the industry’s progress on packaging circularity and overall sustainability.

Ms. Fosselard holds a post graduate diploma in European law and is a member of the Brussels Bar, where she practised European and trade law. Before taking over at NMWE, she was an in-house lawyer for Spadel, the leading Benelux natural mineral water producer, and worked for the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium (FEB-VBO) where she helped develop the Belgian code of Corporate Governance.

Ms. Fosselard is Vice-President of the International Council of Bottled Water Associations (ICBWA).

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”.

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  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.