Canadian Packaging

Packaging Events Calendar

Conferences, seminars, trade shows, training and more for companies involved in the packaging industry.


2013

Nov. 3-6

Chicago: Process Expo, exhibition and conference by the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA). Concurrently with International Dairy Show by the International Dairy Foods Association (ISFDA). Both at McCormick Place. To register, go to: www.myprocessexpo.com or www.dairyshow.com.

Nov. 4-5
Amsterdam: AWA Introduction to Pressure-sensitive/Self-adhesive Technology Workshop 2013, in cooperation with Chemsultants International. At the Hotel Casa 400. Brochure available. To register: www.awa-bv.com.

Nov. 4-6
Chicago: Global Plastics Summit, conference by SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association. At the Hyatt Regency Hotel. To register, go to: www.globalplasticssummit.com.

Nov. 5-8
Miami, Fla.: Packprint Summit Americas, tabletop exhibition by Tarsus Group Limited. At the JW Mariott Miami Hotel. To register, go to: www.packprintsummit.com.

Nov. 7
Brampton, Ont.: Canadian Food Industry Forecast, biennial state-of-the-industry symposium by NSF-GFTC. At the Pearson Convention Centre. Contact Denise Horseman at 519-821-1246, ext. 5068; or via e-mail at dhorseman@gftc.ca.

Nov. 12-16
Milan, Italy: SIMEI 2013, international enological and bottling equipment exhibition. At Fiera Milano-Rho. To register, go to: www.simei.it.

Nov. 17
Vaughn, Ont.: Norampac – Vaughan Plant Tour, organized by Norampac – Vaughan and PAC—The Packaging Association. To register, contact Lindsey Ogle at the PAC at 416-646-4641 or via e-mail at logle@pac.ca.

Nov. 18-20
Vienna, Austria: Multilayer Packaging Films 2013, international conference on technology and markets for specialty flexible packaging by Applied Market Information Ltd (AMI). At Imperial Riding School Renaissance Hotel. To register, go to: www.amiplastics.com/events.

Nov. 19
Mississauga, Ont.: Top 50 Packaging Ideas Expo, packaging solutions exhibition by the Canadian Packaging magazine. At the Mississauga Convention Centre. Contact Stephen Dean at 416-510-5198; or via e-mail at sdean@canadianpackaging.com.

Nov. 20-21
Montreal: Canadian Waste & Recycling Expo (CWRE), by Messe Fankfurt Inc. At the Palais des congrès de Montréal. Contact Kim Porter at 770-984-8016; or go to: www.cwre.ca.

Nov. 20-22
Düsseldorf, Germany: COMPAMED 2013, medical technologies supply chain exhibition and conference by Messe Düsseldorf GmbH. At Messe Düsseldorf Fairgrounds. Contact Messe Düsseldorf (Canada) at 416-598-1524; or go to: www.messe-duesseldorf.de.

Nov. 21-23
Toronto: Graphics Canada, graphics, printing and converting show by Printing Equipment & Supply Dealers’ Association of Canada (PESDA). At the Toronto International Centre. To register, go to: www.graphicscanada.com.

Nov. 26-28
Nairobi, Kenya: Food Processing and Packaging Exposium (FPPE), by Messe Düsseldorf Gmbh. At the Kenyatta Conference Center. Contact Messe Düsseldorf (Canada) at 416-598-1524; or go to: www.messe-duesseldorf.com.

Dec. 3-5
Cologne, Germany: Thin Wall Packaging, conference by Applied Market Information (AMI). At Maritim Hotel. To register, go to: www.amiconferences.com.

Dec. 3-6
Shanghai, China: Labelexpo Asia 2013, exhibition and conference by Tarsus Group Limited. At the Shanghai New International Export Center. To register, go to: www.labelexpo-asia.com.

Dec. 9-11
Abu Dhabi, UAE: Flexible Packaging Middle East 2013, conference by Applied Market Information Ltd (AMI). At Sofitel Hotel. To register, go to: www.amiplastics.com/events.

Dec. 10-11
Berlin, Germany: European Bioplastics Conference, by European Bioplastics. At Intercontinental Hotel Berlin. To register, go to: www.en.european-bioplastics.org.

Dec. 11-14
Delhi, India: CeMAT India, international trade fair for materials handling and logistics by Deutsche Messe AG. Contact the Canadian Chamber of Industry and Commerce at 416-598-7129; or go to: www.win-india.com.

2014

Feb. 5-6
Paris, France: Aerosol & Dispensing Forum 2014, international conference by Oriex Communication. At the Espace Champerret. To register, go to: www.aerosol-forum.com.

Feb. 10-13
Orlando, Fla.: Industry in Transition: The Information-driven Enterprise, annual industry forum by ARC Advisory Group. At Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld. To register, go to: www.arcweb.com/events/

Feb. 12-14
Brussels, Belgium: PACE (Packaging and Converting Executive) Forum 2014, by Arena International. For information, go to: www.arena-international.com/pace.

Feb. 19-21
Orlando, Fla.: NPE 2015, international plastics exposition by SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association. At the Orange County Convention Center. To register, go to: www.npe.org.

March 13
Green Bay, Wis.: Converters Expo, package converting technologies exhibition by BNP Media. At the Lambeau Atrium. To register, go to: www.convertersexpo.com.

March 17-20
Atlanta, Ga.: MODEX 2014, manufacturing and supply chain exhibition and conference by MHI and Reed Exhibitions. Concurrently with Supply Chain and Transporation USA and Georgia Logisitcs Summit. All the the Georgia World Congress Center. To register, go to: www.modexshow.com.

March 18-20
Cologne, Germany: Green Polymer Chemistry 2014, international conference on sustainable production of plastics and elastomers by Applied Market Information Ltd. At Maritim Hotel. To register, go to: www.amiplastics.com.

March 24-26
Bangkok, Thailand: Multilayer Packaging Films 2014, Asia-Pacific conference on specialty flexible packaging applications, materials, markets and manufacturing by Applied Market Information Ltd (AMI). At Swissotel Nai Lert Park. To register, go to: www.amiplastics.com/events.

April 16-17
Shanghai, China: Luxe Pack Shanghai 2014, luxury goods packaging exhibition. At the Shanghai Exhibition Center. To register, go to: www.luxepack.com.

May 6-10
Essen: Germany: METPACK 2014, global metal packaging trade air and conference by Messe Essen GmbH. At Messe Essen. To register, go to: www.messe-essen.de.

May 8-14
Düsseldorf, Germany: interpack 2014, international packaging technologies fair by Messe Düsseldorf GmbH. At Messe Düsseldorf Fairgrounds. Contact Messe Düsseldorf (Canada) at 416-598-1524; or go to: www.interpack.com.

May 14-15
New York City: Luxe Pack New York, luxury goods packaging exhibition by Idice Monaco. AT Pier 92. To register, go to: www.luxepacknewyork.com.

June 3-6
Munich, Germany: Automatica 2014, international trade fair for automation and mechatronics by Messe München International. Concurrently with the Maintain trade fair for industrial maintenance. Both at the New Munich Trade Fair Center. To register, go to: www.automatica-munich.com.

June 17-20
Mexico City, Mexico: EXPO PACK México 2014, packaging technologies exhibition by PMMI. At the Centro Banamex. To register, go to: www.expopack.com.mx.

June 25-26
Rosemont, Ill.: Sensors Expo & Conference, by Questex Media Group LLC. At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. To register, go to: www.sensorsexpo.com.

Sept. 9-12
Nairobi, Kenya: East Afripack 2014, processing, packaging and converting technologies exhibition by Ipack-Ima S.p.A. At Kenyatta International Conference Center. Contact Ipack-Ima via e-mail at ipackima@ipackima.it.

November 2-5
Chicago: PACK EXPO International 2014, packaging technologies exhibition held concurrently with Pharma Expo by PMMI. At the McCormick Place. To register, go to: www.packexpo.com.

Nov. 19-20
Montreal: Packex Montreal, packaging equipment and technology trade show by UBM Canon. At the Palais des Congres de Montreal. For more information, contact: (English) Jim Beretta at 289-971-0534 or via e-mail at jim.beretta@ubm.com; (Francais) Tim Lightfoot at 310-996-9446 or via e-mail at tim.lightfoot@ubm.com. Click HERE for the show website.

2015

Feb. 2-4
Philadelphia: PACK EXPO East, packaging technologies exhibition by PMMI. At the Pennsylvania Convention Center. To register, go to: www.packexpo.com.

March 10-12
Munich, Germany: ICE Europe 2015, international converting exhibition by Mack Brooks Exhibitions Ltd. At the Munich Trade Fair Center. To register, go to: www.ice-x.com/europe.

March 18-20
Guadalajara, Mexico: EXPO PACK Guadalajara 2015, packaging technologies exhibition by PMMI. At the Expo Guadalajara. To register, go to www.packexpo.com.

May 19-21
Toronto: Packex Toronto, packaging equipment and technology trade show by UBM Canon. At the Toronto Congress Centre. For questions about exhibiting, e-mail via Exhibitor.Services@ubm.com. Click HERE for the show website.