Program

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.