Pack to the Future 2017
East Midlands Packaging Society Event
The event looks towards 2020 and beyond and will provide the audience with intelligence and insight into what the future may hold in the world of packaging.
For this event, we have put together a panel of prominent experts in their fields to provide our audience with an overview of possible future outcomes and their effect on our industry.
Each of them have been tasked with identifying and mapping a key trend or future event that they feel will be important to recognise, track and for which, strategic business actio plan needs to be prepared.
- 3D printing
- Challenges of BREXIT
- Pack design and trends
- Latest technology in anti-counterfeiting
- Cost transparency in modern procurement
- Recyclability, sustainability and new material trends
£35 - Members and Students
£50 - Non-members payable in advance.
Buffet and refreshments to be served during the day.
8.45 - 9.00am GATHER & COFFEE
9.00-9.30am - Chairman's Introduction
Latest Tech in Anti-counterfeiting - Dr Philip Harrison
Recyclability / Sustainability / New Material trends - Mr Neil Farmer
Balancing the objectives of marketing and brand management with costing realities - Ms Joanna Stephenson
11.00am COFFEE BREAK
Reliability and Security of Supply BREXIT Round table
What are the major predictable challenges of Brexit for our industry? - Mr Keith Barnes
Building 'connected packaging' that can interface with the 'internet of everything' - Dr Brian Weeks
1.30pm Chairman's introduction & Round Table
What does the packaging industry need to do to better for the needs of packers & brands
3D Print - Mr Daniel Abram
Why do Packaging innovations usually fail to excite? - Mr Jonathan Fowle
Pack Design and Trends for the future - Mr David Harding-Brown
4.00pm CLOSE & REFRESHMENTS