Join a Winning Team at TAPPI’s Flexible Packaging Conference

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Join the Winners at this TAPPI Flexible Packaging Conference


This April, you have the opportunity to mingle with winners – winners in racing and in the flexible packaging industry. Senior professionals from numerous industry and allied businesses  will be on hand at TAPPI’s International Flexible Packaging and Extrusion Division Conference (formerly PLACE), April 22-25, in Charlotte, NC, to present or learn about:

  • JUST UPDATED! New experts added – An eCommerce panel featuring John Moritz, VP of Product Management at Amazon, Manu Sareen, Former General Manager of Amazon Private Brands and Jonathan Quinn, Market Development Manager at NOVA Chemicals Polyethylene Business discussing current consumer preference trends propelling the meal delivery industry’s explosive growth.
  • Sessions at IFPEDReview of a special Nielsen consumer survey focused on consumer preferences in flexible packaging.
  • A panel discussion on the “Future of Flexible Packaging” featuring a former Walmart procurement executive and a corporate R&D executive from The Procter & Gamble Company. Both have extensive experience in the development and commercialization of flexible packaging technologies.
  • NEW!Meet a winning NASCAR Driver at the Evening Networking Event sponsored by The Dow Chemical Company.  More details to follow!

In addition, the Conference boasts two industry-leading experts giving keynote addresses:

  • Steve Sikra, Associate Director, Corporate R&D, Global Product Stewardship for The Procter & Gamble (P&G) Company, presents “A Brand Owner’s Perspective: Material Selection and Consumer Messaging for Flexibles.” 
  • Bob Maughon, Ph.D., R&D Vice President for Packaging & Specialty Plastics and Hyrdocarbons for The Dow Chemical Company, presenting “Packaging and Specialty Plastics Innovation: Delivering Sustainability Solutions Across the Value Chain.”

There is much more, including expert technical information focusing on sustainability, surface treatments, advancements in film forming and cooling, end-of-life challenges, and the changing landscape of flexible packaging. 

See the entire program and myriad of social events here

Time is running out. Register now to secure your seat.  

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