Events

PFFC's Industry Calendar

PFFC''s Industry Calendar

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PFFC maintains the most extensive listings of industry shows, seminars, conferences, meetings, etc for the converting industry. This handy reference will help you organize your schedule for 2010 and beyond, so you can start making plans now.

If you wish to have an event listed that is not here, send it to ysimonsis@pffc-online.com, President/Editorial Director of PFFC, at least three months in advance of the event. Include the event name, dates, sponsor, facility, location, phone number, website URL for more information and any other pertinent details, as well as a contact name.

 

2015 Events:

Feb. 2–Apr. 17 | SUNY-ESF Introduction to Polymer Coatings Course, State Univ. of New York College of Environmental Science & Forestry, Radiation Curing Program, Syracuse, NY (315-470-6500; www.radcuring.comam

Feb. 16–May 1 | SUNY-ESF Radiation Curing of Polymer Technologies Course, State Univ. of New York College of Environmental Science & Forestry, Radiation Curing Program, Syracuse, NY (315-470-6500; www.radcuring.com).
 
Mar. 23–26 | MHI ProMat 2015, Material Handling Inst., McCormick Pl. South, Chicago, IL (704-676-1190; www.promatshow.com).

Mar. 23–27 | NPE 2015 Intl. Plastics Showcase, SPI Plastics Industry Trade Assn., Orange Cty. Convention Ctr., Orlando, FL 202-974-5200; www.npe.org).

Mar. 25–26 | MHI ProMat 2015 National Material Handling Show, Material Handling Inst., McCormick Pl. South, Chicago, IL (704-676-1199; www.mhi.org).

Mar. 25–27 | Fundamentals of Flexographic Printing Seminar, DiTrolio Flexographic Inst. Broadview, IL (708-343-4334; www.flexotraining.com).

Mar. 31 | UV LED Curing Technology Seminar, Flint Group/Phoseon Technology/Mark Andy, Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, GA (503-619-2326; www.phoseon.com).

Apr. 7–12 | PRINT CHINA 2015, Print China Show Co., Guangdong Modern Intl. Exhibition Ctr., Guangdong, China (+86 10 51902382; www.printchina.org).

Apr. 8–10 | Advanced Principles of Flexographic Printing Seminar, DiTrolio Flexographic Inst., Broadview, IL (708-343-4334; www.flexotraining.com).

Apr. 8–10 | PPC Spring Meeting, Paperboard Packaging Council, Hilton Salt Lake City Ctr., Salt Lake City, UT (413-686-9191; www.paperbox.org).

Apr. 10 | UV LED Curing Technology Seminar, Flint Group/Phoseon Technology/Mark Andy, De Paul Univ. O''Hare Campus, Chicago, IL (503-619-2326; www.phoseon.com).

Apr. 13–16 | Gulf Print & Pack 2015, Tarsus Group, Dubai World Trade Ctr. (DICEC), Dubai (+44 0 20 8846 2809; www.gulfprintpack.com).

Apr. 15–17 | RFID Journal LIVE!, RFID Journal, San Diego Convention Ctr., San Diego, CA 864-868-0202; www.rfidjournalevents.com).

Apr. 18–25 | PaperCon 2015 & 100-Year Celebration, TAPPI, Georgia World Congress Ctr., Atlanta, GA (800-332-8686; www.tappi.org).

Apr. 21–22 | Label Summit Latin America 2015, Tarsus Group, World Trade Ctr., Mexico City, Mexico (262-754-6925; www.labelsummit.com).

Apr. 23–24 | Flexo Sales/Customer Service Seminar, DiTrolio Flexographic Inst., Broadview, IL (708-343-4334; www.flexotraining.com).

Apr. 25–30 | SVC TechCon 2015, Society of Vacuum Coaters, Santa Clara Convention Ctr., Santa Clara, CA (505-856-7188; www.svc.org).

Apr. 29–30 | Intl. Sleeve Label Conference/Exhibition/Sleeve Label Competition, AWA Alexander Watson Assoc., Hyatt Miami Airport, Miami, FL (+31 0 20 676 2069; www.awa-bv.com).

Apr. 29–30 | Principles of Web Coating & Drying Seminar, Seminars for Engineers, Hilton Garden Inn O''Hare, Chicago, IL (973-929-2167; www.seminarsforengineers.com).

May 3–6 | FTA Annual Forum & INFO*FLEX, Flexographic Technical Assn., Music City Convention Ctr., Nashville, TN (631-737-6020; www.flexography.org).

May 5 | IMDA ABC''s of IML, In-Mold Decorating Assn., Doubletree Chicago North Shore Hotel & Conference Ctr., Skokie, IL (480-473-0301; www.imdassociation.com).

May 6–8 | Bevtec Asia 2014, Messe Düsseldorf Asia/Asian Exhibition Services/Thailand Beer Industry Guild, Bangkok Intl. Trade & Exhbition Ctr., Bangkok, Thailand (312-781-5180; www.mdna.com).

May 7–9 | Plastics, Printing & Packaging Exhibition, Expogroup, KICC, Nairobi, Kenya (+971 4 3721421; www.expgr.com).

May 10–13 | TAPPI European PLACE Conference, Polymers Laminations Adhesives Coatings Extrusions, Radison Blu Hotel, Nice France (770-209-7319; www.tappi.org).

May 11–15 | Converting School Connect, Assn. of Intl. Metallizers, Coaters & Laminators (AIMCAL), Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park, Charlotte, NC (803-948-9473; www.convertingschool.com).

May 12–13 | Label Summit Latin America 2015, Tarsus Group, Hilton Mexico City Reforma, Mexico City, Mexico (262-754-6931; www.labelsummit.com).

May 12–15 | Expográfica, Anidigraf, Centro Banamex, Mexico City, Mexico (+55 5536 1969; www.expografica.com).

May 13–15 | Fundamentals of Flexographic Printing Seminar, DiTrolio Flexographic Inst. Broadview, IL (708-343-4334; www.flexotraining.com).

 

May 13–15 | IADD-FSEA Odyssey 2015, Intl. Assn. of Diecutting & Diemaking/Foil & Specialty Effects Assn., Renaissance Convention Ctr., Schaumburg (Chicago), IL (800-828-IADD; www.odysseyexpo.org).

May 18–19 | 2015 Print Leadership Summit, Printing Industries of America, Minneapolis Marriott City Ctr., Minneapolis, MN (412-259-1730; pls.printing.org).

May 19–20 | Principles of Web Handling Seminar, Seminars for Engineers, Hilton Manchester Airport, Manchester, UK (973-929-2167; www.seminarsforengineers.com).

May 19–23 | Ipack-Ima 2015/Grafitalia/Converflex/Intralogistica Italia Exhibitions, Centrexpo & Ipack-Ima, Fieramilano, Milan, Italy (+39 02 319 1091; www.centrexpo.it).

May 20–22 | Fundamentals of Flexographic Printing Seminar, DiTrolio Flexographic Inst., Broadview, IL (708-343-4334; www.flexotraining.com).

May 23–25 | Plastics, Printing & Packaging Exhibition, Expogroup, Mlimani Conference Ctr., Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania (+971 4 3721421; www.expogr.com).

May 24–27 | Eurocarne Exhbition for the Meat Industry, Ipack-Ima, Verona, Italy (+39 02 319 1091; www.eurocarne.it).

June 2 | Grand Opening/Technical Conference, Nordmeccanica Group, Hauppauge, NY (631-242-9898; na@nordmeccanica.com).

June 8 | Adhesive Selection for Medical Devices Workshop, AWA Alexander Watson Assoc., Crowne Plaza Times Sq., New York, NY (+31 20 676 2069; www.awa-bv.com).

June 8–10 | IWEB 2015 Intl. Web Handling Conference, Web Handling Research Ctr., Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK (405-744-8902; webhandling.okstate.edu).

June 8–12 | Converting School Connect, Assn. of Intl. Metallizers, Coaters & Laminators (AIMCAL), Ramada Manchester Salford Quays, Manchester, UK (803-948-9473; www.convertingschool.com).

June 11–13 | European Label Forum, FINAT, Mövenpick Hotel, Amsterdam City Ctr., Amsterdam, Netherlands (+31 70 3123910; www.finat.com).

June 16–19 | PMMI Pack Expo México, Packaging Machinery Mfrs. Inst., Centro Banamex, México City, México (571-612-3200; www.expopack.com.mx).

June 17-19 | Advanced Principles of Flexographic Printing Seminar, DiTrolio Flexographic INst., Broadview, IL (708-343-4334; www.flexotraining.com).

June 18–20 | Print Pack/Sign Expo, Tashikka Expositions, KICC, Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa (+31 281 31003; www.tashikka.com).

June 24–25 | Principles of Winding Seminar, Seminars for Engineers, Hampton Inn Southcenter, Seattle, WA 973-929-2167; www.seminarsforengineers.com).

July 21–22/23–24 | Introduction to Heat Shrink Sleeve Label Technologies Workshop, AWA Alexander Watson Assoc., Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, Plymouth (Minneapolis), MN (+31 20 676 2069; www.awa-bv.com).

Aug. 18–20 | Coating Tech Inst./User Conference, Coating Tech Industries, Chemsultants Hdqrtrs., Mentor, OH (715-544-7568; www.slotdies.com).

Aug. 26–29 | T-PLAS Intl. Trade Fair for Plastics & Rubber, Messe Düsseldorf Asia Pte. Ltd., Bangkok Intl. Trade & Exhibition Ctr.–B.I.T.E.C., Bangkok, Thailand (312-781-5185; www.mdna.com).

Sept. 1–3 | DiTrolio Flexographic Techincal Awards, Swissotel, Chicago, IL (708-343-4334; www.flexotraining.com).

Sept. 1-3 | TLMI Technical Conference, Tag & label Mfrs. Inst., Swissotel, Chicago, IL (978-2882-1400; www.tlmi.com).

Sept. 13–16 | GASC Graph Expo/CPP EXPO 2015, Graphic Arts Show Co., McCormick Pl., Chicago, IL 703-264-7200; www.gasc.org).

Sept. 28–30 | PMMI, Pack Expo Las Vegas/Pharma Expo, Packaging Machinery Mfrs. Inst., Las Vegas Convention Ctr., Las Vegas, NV (571-612-3200; www.packexpolasvegas.com).

Sept. 29–Oct. 2 | Labelexpo Europe, Tarsus Group, Brussels Expo, Brussels, Belgium (+44 20 88446 2740; www.labelexpo-europe.com).

Oct. 8–11 | TLMI Annual Meeting, Tag & Label Mfrs. Inst., The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO (978-282-1400; www.tlmi.com).

Oct. 25–28 | AIMCAL Web Coating & Handling Conference, Assn. of Intl. Metallizers, Coaters & Laminators, Naples Grande Beach Resort, Naples, FL (803-948-9470; www.aimcal.org).

Oct. 28–30 | GPS 2015 Global Plastics Summit, Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago, IL (877-413-5187; globalplasticssummit.com).

Oct. 28–29 | IMDA Symposium & Exhibit, In-Mold Decorating Assn., Doubletree Chicago North Shore Hotel & Conference Ctr., Skokie, IL (480-473-0301; www.imdassociation.com).

 

2016 Events:

Mar. 5–9 | TLMI Converter Meeting, Tag & Label Mfrs. Inst., Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Kauai, HI (978-282-1400; www.tlmi.com).

Sept. 13–15 | Labelexpo Americas 2016, Tarsus Group, Donald E. Stephens Convention Ctr., Rosemont, IL (262-754-6931; www.labelexp-americas.com).

Sept. 25–28 | Graph Expo 2016, Graphic Arts Show Co., Orange County Convention Ctr. (OCCC), Orlando, FL (703-264-7200; www.graphexpo.com).

Oct. 16–19 | TLMI Annual Meeting, Tag & Label Mfrs. Inst., The Breakers, Palm Beach, FL (978-282-1400; www.tlmi.com).

Nov. 2–5 | PMMI Pack Expo Intl., Packaging Machinery Mfrs. Inst., McCormick Pl., Chicago, IL ( 571-612-3200; www.packexpointernational.com).

 

2017 Events:

Apr. 25–27 | ICE USA International Converting Exhibition, Mack Brooks Exhibitions, Orange County Convention Ctr., Orlando, FL (781-791-5011; www.ice-x-usa.com).

Sept. 10–14 | PRINT 17, Graphic Arts Show Co., McCormick Pl., Chicago, IL 703-264-7200; www.gasc.org).

Webinars

Webinars

ARCHIVED WEBINARS

Webinar: How To Avoid the Biggest Mistakes in Solventless Laminating, co-sponsored by Paper, Film & Foil Converter/Nordmeccanica/Dow/Enercon Industries. Register for the Archived Webinar here

Webinar | Part II: Labeling and Product Decoration Markets & Technologies, co-sponsored by PFFC/AWA Alexander Watson/Avery Dennison. Register for the Archived Webinar here

Webinar | Part I: New Insights into Labeling and Product Decoration Market & Technology, co-sponsored by PFFC/AWA Alexander Watson/HP. Register for the Archived Webinar here

EVENTS

OCTOBER 5-7 AICC Annual Meeting, Assn. of Independent Corrugated Converters, Signature at MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas, NV; www.aiccbox.org 5-7 Converting

Events

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