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What is the European PLACE Conference?

The European PLACE Conference is the only biennial event in Europe focused on the extrusion coating and laminating industry featuring the latest technology and developments in raw materials, processing, inspection and applications.

The 15th TAPPI European PLACE Conference will focus on the latest trends, technologies and applications affecting the coating and lamination, film extrusion and end use.

Applications Including:
  • Sustainability and Social Aspects of Packaging
  • Packaging and Society
  • Material Solutions; Converting Process Solutions; and Hardware Solutions
  • Process Monitoring Tools (in Production and Lab)
    Newest Trends and Innovations

Delegates

2015 TAPPI European PLACE
Radisson Blu
Promenade des Anglais, F-06200
Nice, France
+33 4 9717 7177

TAPPI has negotiated special rates at the Radisson Blu that include a buffet breakfast, free access to the fitness center, and free high speed WiFi and broadband internet for all guests. You don't want to miss out on these special rates; rooms outside our block may be much more expensive and will not include special offers. If you utilize a travel agent or company travel department, please let them know about the procedures.

Save on your conference registration when you register for the conference AND reserve your hotel room before 31 January 2015.

Rates include VAT
Can do name change but no refund
Parking 2.60 euro per hour or 27 euro per 24 hours per car

Prior to 31 Jan

1 Feb -31 Mar

1 Apr – 11 May

Member Registration fee

$900.00

$ 1,300.00

$1,900.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$1,932.75

$2,332.75

$2,932.75

Member Registration fee

$900.00

$ 1,300.00

$1,900.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$1,689.75

$2,089.75

$2,689.75

Join and Save Registration fee

$ 1,074.00

$ 1,474.00

$2,074.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$2,106.75

$2,506.75

$3,106.75

Join and Save Registration fee

$1,074.00

$ 1,474.00

$2,074.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$1,863.75

$2,263.75

$2,863.75

Non - Member Registration fee

$ 1,600.00

$ 1,900.00

$2,700.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$2,632.75

$2,932.75

$3,732.75

Non - Member Registration fee

$1,600.00

$ 1,900.00

$2,700.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$2,389.75

$2,689.75

$3,489.75

**US Dollar Hotel rates listed above are estimates and will fluctuate based on the currency exchange**

Hotel rates include VAT
Can do name change but no refund
Parking: 2.60 euro per hour or 27 euro per 24 hours per car

Hotel & Travel

2015 TAPPI European PLACE
Radisson Blu
Promenade des Anglais, F-06200
Nice, France
+33 4 9717 7177

TAPPI has negotiated special rates at the Radisson Blu that include a buffet breakfast, free access to the fitness center, and free high speed WiFi and broadband internet for all guests. You don't want to miss out on these special rates; rooms outside our block may be much more expensive and will not include special offers. If you utilize a travel agent or company travel department, please let them know about the procedures.

Save on your conference registration when you register for the conference AND reserve your hotel room before 31 January 2015.



Rates include VAT
Can do name change but no refund
Parking 2.60 euro per hour or 27 euro per 24 hours per car

Prior to 31 Jan

1 Feb -31 Mar

1 Apr – 11 May

Member Registration fee

$900.00

$ 1,300.00

$1,900.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$1,932.75

$2,332.75

$2,932.75

Member Registration fee

$900.00

$ 1,300.00

$1,900.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$1,689.75

$2,089.75

$2,689.75

Join and Save Registration fee

$ 1,074.00

$ 1,474.00

$2,074.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$2,106.75

$2,506.75

$3,106.75

Join and Save Registration fee

$1,074.00

$ 1,474.00

$2,074.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$1,863.75

$2,263.75

$2,863.75

Non - Member Registration fee

$ 1,600.00

$ 1,900.00

$2,700.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$2,632.75

$2,932.75

$3,732.75

Non - Member Registration fee

$1,600.00

$ 1,900.00

$2,700.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$2,389.75

$2,689.75

$3,489.75

**US Dollar Hotel rates listed above are estimates and will fluctuate based on the currency exchange**

Hotel rates include VAT
Can do name change but no refund
Parking: 2.60 euro per hour or 27 euro per 24 hours per car

Program

Professionals from industry, universities and research institutes are cordially invited to present at the 15th TAPPI European PLACE Conference, which will be held 11-13 May 2015 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Nice, France.

Polymers – Laminations – Adhesives – Coatings – Extrusion

The conference program, with a special emphasis on the latest trends and technologies related to extrusion coating or lamination of web based materials and applications will also focus on the following:

  • Packaging & Society
  • Sustainability
  • Material solutions
  • Hardware approaches and answers
  • Converting process adoptions
  • Managing expectations
  • Process simulation
  • Submicron materials and technology
  • Treatment (surfaces)
  • Printing/Graphics
  • Barrier performance
  • Extrusion coating/lamination
  • Machinery retrofit
  • Efficiency enhancement
  • Flexible packaging
  • Easy open
  • Smart packaging

Authors interested in presenting a paper on these or related topics with already clear-cut content are requested to submit their proposals electronically with title and abstract no later than by 12th December 2014 to the TAPPI Speaker Management System. Further speaker instructions, for the paper and presentation submission, will follow shortly. If you have any ideas of a presentation to be discussed or have questions regarding the format to present or about paper submission, please contact:

For general questions regarding the conference please contact:

Dr. Guenter Schubert
TAPPI European PLACE - Technical Program Chairman
Tel.: +49 228-552-2816
guenter.schubert@hydro.com
Bernard Fehr
TAPPI European PLACE - Conference Chairman
Tel.: +41-44-728-2844                                             
bfehr@dow.com


For additional information about the conference, contact TAPPI Member Services at 1-800-332-8686 (USA), 1-800-446-9431 (Canada), or Kristi Ledbetter, 1-770-209-7319 or kledbetter@tappi.org

Speaker Information

For general questions regarding the conference please contact the TAPPI European PLACE Conference Chairman, Charly Zuercher, +41-44-728-2908; or TAPPI PLACE Division Manager, Kristi Ledbetter, +1-770-209-7319.


Technical Program:  Guenter Schubert, Conference Technical Program Chair or TAPPI Content Development Specialist, Ashley Westbrook.

Sponsorship and Tabletop Exhibits :  , Kristi Ledbetter, +1-770-209-7319.

Sponsorship

Welcome Reception Sponsor

 

Beach Club Gala Sponsor

 

 

Gold Sponsors

 

 

110% Club Participants

 

Pad Folio Sponsor

 

Hotel Key Card Sponsor

 

Tabletop Exhibitors

Non-Financial Co-Sponsors

Contact Us

Speaker Information


For general questions regarding the conference please contact the TAPPI European PLACE Conference Chairman, Charly Zuercher, +41-44-728-2908; or TAPPI PLACE Division Manager, Kristi Ledbetter, +1-770-209-7319.


Technical Program:  Guenter Schubert, Conference Technical Program Chair or TAPPI Content Development Specialist, Ashley Westbrook.

Sponsorship and Tabletop Exhibits :  , Kristi Ledbetter, +1-770-209-7319.

 

Registration

2015 TAPPI European PLACE
Radisson Blu
Promenade des Anglais, F-06200
Nice, France
+33 4 9717 7177

TAPPI has negotiated special rates at the Radisson Blu that include a buffet breakfast, free access to the fitness center, and free high speed WiFi and broadband internet for all guests. You don't want to miss out on these special rates; rooms outside our block may be much more expensive and will not include special offers. If you utilize a travel agent or company travel department, please let them know about the procedures.

Save on your conference registration when you register for the conference AND reserve your hotel room before 31 January 2015.

Rates include VAT
Can do name change but no refund
Parking 2.60 euro per hour or 27 euro per 24 hours per car

Prior to 31 Jan

1 Feb -31 Mar

1 Apr – 11 May

Member Registration fee

$900.00

$ 1,300.00

$1,900.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$1,932.75

$2,332.75

$2,932.75

Member Registration fee

$900.00

$ 1,300.00

$1,900.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$1,689.75

$2,089.75

$2,689.75

Join and Save Registration fee

$ 1,074.00

$ 1,474.00

$2,074.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$2,106.75

$2,506.75

$3,106.75

Join and Save Registration fee

$1,074.00

$ 1,474.00

$2,074.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$1,863.75

$2,263.75

$2,863.75

Non - Member Registration fee

$ 1,600.00

$ 1,900.00

$2,700.00

Sea View Room (3 nts. X 255 Euros = $344*)

$ 1,032.75

$ 1,032.75

$1,032.75

$2,632.75

$2,932.75

$3,732.75

Non - Member Registration fee

$1,600.00

$ 1,900.00

$2,700.00

Cityview Room (3 nts. X 195 Euros = $263.25*)

$789.75

$ 789.75

$789.75

$2,389.75

$2,689.75

$3,489.75

**US Dollar Hotel rates listed above are estimates and will fluctuate based on the currency exchange**

Hotel rates include VAT
Can do name change but no refund
Parking: 2.60 euro per hour or 27 euro per 24 hours per car