Jana Žižková is a graduate of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the Czech Technical University Prague. She has been working as an independent packaging expert and trainer for many years. For companies, she offers consultancy and tailor-made packaging training focused primarily on the technology of cardboard and paper processing and CAD SW design packaging training. She is also a member of the TNK78 working group. She closely cooperates with the packaging association SYBA, especially on the Packaging of the Year project (as chair of the jury), as well as with other packaging and press groups, including professional media (mainly the magazines Svět balení, Packaging, etc.). She is also a full member of the international IPPO. At present, she also serves as the executive secretary of the Association of the Paper and Pulp Industry (SPPC) and works as a teacher at the Litegra school in Litoměřice in the field of graphic packaging design, of which she is the professional guarantor.