|Nicholas Rolli||Vice President of Investor Relations and Financial Communications|
|Emmanuel Babeau||Chief Financial Officer|
|Michael Lavery||Piper Sandler|
|Bonnie Herzog||Goldman Sachs|
|Pamela Kaufman||Morgan Stanley|
Good day, and welcome to the Philip Morris International Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Call. Today's call is scheduled to last about 1 hour, including remarks by Philip Morris International Management, and the question-and-answer session. [ Operator instructions]. Media representatives on the call will be also be invited to ask questions at [Indiscernible] questions from the investment community.
Now I'll turn the call over to Mr.