- May 13, 2003, PRESS RELEASE
ALEXANDRIA, VA, USA—The Envelope Manufacturers Association's (EMA) Foundation for Paper-Based Communications will be hosting a Packaging Summit, June 12 and 13, 2003, at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. The summit, themed "Creating a Nimble Enterprise," will feature a variety of speakers, including Professor Said M. Abubakr, chair, Paper and Printing Science Engineering, Western Michigan University; Bob Heitzman, Packaging Digest publisher; Maynard H. Benjamin, CAE president, EMA/EMA Foundation for Paper-Based Communications; Frances Cicogna, senior marketing manager, Agfa; as well as many others, says EMA. The two-day event also will include a reception, dinner, and tours of the printing school and paper coating buildings.
EMA members and non-members may attend; the cost for EMA members who register prior to May 22, 2003, is $275; for non-members who register prior to May 22, 2003, the cost is $375. After May 22, 2003, the cost increases to $375 for EMA members and $475 for non-members. For more information, contact the EMA Foundation at 703/739-2200, or visit emafoundation.org.