10 - 12 October 2022 | Sheraton Hotel in Bratislava, Slovakia

European PLACE Conference

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European PLACE combines superior technical content with truly unique networking opportunities. Don’t miss your chance to attend this year’s event because the next TAPPI Flexible Packaging Conference won’t happen again until 2024!

This year’s program focuses on industry-shaping topics like recycling and sustainability; barriers; circulatory issues; extrusion coating; and paper and film-based solutions. There’s even a special Advanced Coatings Exchange session that showcases research from VTT, Rise AB and Aquapak. View the program and start planning your conference agenda.

In addition to the robust technical program, your conference registration also includes a world-class gastronomic event and an opportunity to network with your industry colleagues among the stars! Conference attendees will dine at the award-winning UFO Restaurant on Tuesday, 11 October.

Register now and start learning about these pertinent industry-related topics:

  • 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
  • Easy open
  • Smart packaging


The European PLACE Conference is the only event of its kind in Europe that focuses on Polymers, Laminations, Adhesives, Coatings and Extrusion. Speakers include not only experts from the industry, but many leaders from universities. This is truly a unique opportunity to engage in not only technical sessions, but also enjoyable relationship building.


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