Conference Program and Schedule of Events

Professionals from industry, universities, and research institutes are cordially invited to present at the 16th TAPPI European PLACE Conference, which will be held 22-24 May 2017 at the Swissôtel in Basel, Switzerland. The theme of this year’s event is “Innovation Crossing Borders: The Conference to Foster Inter-functional Ideas and Solutions”.

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

Download a copy of the Schedule of Events.

Take a look at a brief Overview Flyer of the Conference and share it with your colleagues.