The plastics industry is emerging from the global pandemic, buoyed by its fundamental and irreplaceable role in the fight against the virus. As it confronts the new marketplace opportunities of a post-Covid world, all segments of the industry must confront some key challenges.
Developed as an industry focal point event, and building on the foundational legacy of previous events from PLASTICS Flexible Film & Bag Group and Rigid Plastic Packaging group, The PLASTICS Packaging Summit provides an in-depth analysis of market conditions, packaging innovations and sustainability/recycling efforts, while providing critical insight into current legislative attacks, materials supply shortages and workforce development and retention issues.
BENEFITS OF ATTENDING
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Executives from all segments of the plastics packaging supply chain, and the design and production of packaging materials - materials suppliers, distributors and other secondary channel suppliers, equipment providers, processors/converters, recyclers, service providers and brand owners - with the following responsibilities in the plastics industry:
– Procurement – Product development – Business development – Marketing – Strategy – Finance – Organizational & workforce development – Government relations & advocacy – Corporate communications – Manufacturing – Operations
WHAT TO EXPECT
The PLASTICS Packaging Summit provides an in-depth analysis of market conditions, packaging innovations and sustainability/recycling efforts while providing critical insight into current legislative attacks, materials supply shortages and workforce development and retention issues. Access to a work-class faculty of speakers delivering incisive and informative presentations covering:
– Marketplace trends & forecasts – Insights on the latest federal and state legislative agendas – Innovations in new materials and equipment – Industry 4.0 - manufacturing automation & digitalization – Optimal approaches to workforce development & retention – Supply chain management – Trends in rigid and flexible packaging – Tariffs & trade and the impact on resin supply – Sustainability & recycling – Combatting the negative perception of plastics – Interaction with industry peers
Plastic Industry Association
Early Registration Discount Rates available until August 27th, 2021
Registration Rates apply after August 27th, 2021
Company-wide Registration Register any number of attendees from your company