October 17 - October 21
Call for Papers
The SPE Flexible Packaging Division (flexpackdiv.4spe.org) invites speakers to it’s annual FlexPackCon. The in-person event will be colocated with the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL.org) in Orlando, FL, October 17-21, 2021, in conjunction with the International Converting Exhibition (ICE: convertingshow.com).
The event typically draws about 400 attendees across the full supply chain from resin producers to brand owners. However, the ICE colocation is anticipated to expand participation.
In particular, the organizers are soliciting presentations focused on
End of Life considerations (recyclability, sortation, carbon footprint, LCA)
PCR incorporation, bio-based and bio-degradable packaging
New Processing and Converting Technologies
At-scale implementation of new concepts
Recyclable barrier packaging
Marine debris and micro-plastics
Regulatory and Societal motivations