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

European PLACE Conference

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18th Biennial TAPPI European PLACE Conference

Has been Rescheduled to  10 - 12 October 2022

Every two years the European flexible packaging and converting industry gathers for the industry’s premier technical event, the TAPPI European PLACE Conference. The conference program focuses on the latest trends and technologies relating to extrusion, coating or lamination of web based materials and applications, covering topics like:

  • 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.