Events Calendar

Sep

26

Printing-Packaging-Converting Showcase

On September 26, learn about the businesses that set the region apart for its manufacturing strengths. From printers to paper, plastics, and roll goods converters, this Showcase event expands in its second year. Hosted by Green Bay Innovation Group (GBIG), the full day takes place at Green Bay’s Radisson Hotel & Conference Center.

Sep

26

Food Contact Training US

Food Contact Training US provides the necessary foundation needed to be successful and stay compliant in the food contact industry, and brings knowledgeable advisors face-to-face with attendees in a specialized, close-knit training course. Organized by Smithers, a worldwide authority on packaging, paper, and print industry supply chains.

Sep

27 – 28

Food Contact Conference US

Food Contact Conference US is the key event to attend if you're looking for the latest information on regulatory requirements, innovations and emerging opportunities, and market trends impacting the food contact industry.

Oct

3 – 4

E-PACK US

E-PACK US brings together brand owners, retailers, packaging converters, equipment and software suppliers and more, to explore current and forecasted trends, innovative solutions, emerging opportunities, and shared challenges that are impacting the rapidly-evolving market for e-commerce packaging. As the industry’s go-to for the freshest agenda and speaker lineup with unrivalled networking opportunities dedicated to the e-commerce market in the US.

Oct

4 – 5

Tape & Functional Film Expo USA

TFF will be running alongside Silicone Expo as a co-located event and is a one-stop shop for the tape and functional film industries thus being far more focused and centered around this sector, with a strong focus towards high yield and emerging application sectors. Spend more time establishing quality connections as opposed to trying to find your targeted company among hundreds of companies not relevant. FPA is a partner for the event.

Oct

10 – 12

FlexPackCon® 2023

From materials and equipment suppliers to processors, converters, packagers, and brand owners, FlexPackCon® 2023, presented by the SPE Flexible Packaging Division, spans the supply chain. Engineers, researchers, marketers, and other flexible packaging professionals come together to learn about new developments in materials, trends, challenges, and opportunities in this double-digit growth market.

Oct

11

FPA Executive Committee Meeting, October 2023

The FPA Executive Committee Meeting will be held on October 11, 2023, from 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in conjunction with the FPA 2023 Fall Conference.

Oct

11

FPA Board of Directors Meeting, October 2023

The FPA Board of Directors Meeting will be held on October 11, 2023, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. in conjunction with the FPA 2023 Fall Conference.

Oct

12

FPA FlexForward® Fall 2023 Conference

The FPA FlexForward® Fall 2023 Conference will be held on October 12, 2023, at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri.

Oct

16 – 17

AmericaPack Summit

FPA is a partner for the event and FPA members can receive a discount on registration. The AmericaPack Summit is an invitation-only, premium forum bringing together leading packaging executives and innovative suppliers and solution providers. The summit’s content is aligned with key packaging challenges and interests, relevant market developments, practical and progressive ideas, as well as strategies adopted by successful pioneers.

Oct

18 – 20

PRINTING United

PRINTING United Expo is THE only place the entire print industry comes together under one roof. Each community within the industry will be represented on the show floor through exhibits, education, and demos.

Oct

18 – 19

Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) In The Plastics Industry

The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) is proud to announce its highly anticipated event, Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) In The Plastics Industry, taking place October 18-19, 2023, at the Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel in Baltimore, MD. This event will delve into the challenges and opportunities related to PFAS usage in the plastics industry while addressing the growing concerns about their environmental impacts.

Nov

29 – 30

AMI's Stretch and Shrink Film

Within the stretch and shrink industry, there is a growing demand for secondary and tertiary packaging. This, coupled with the interest in sustainability and changes in legislation, is creating innovation opportunities for the industry. AMI's Stretch and Shrink Film event explores these trends and opportunities and can help you utilize them to improve your business.

Dec

6 – 7

SPC Engage London

Information for the event will be posted when available.

Jan

9 – 11

ICEC USA

ICEC USA, the America's Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film, Foil and Nonwovens Converting, is the central meeting point for the international converting industry. The 7th edition of ICEC USA will be held on January 9 - 11, 2024 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. FPA is a partner for the event and FPA members receive a discount when registering.

Feb

6 – 8

MD&M West

FPA is a partner for the event. MD&M West has developed into one of the leading medical device trade shows in the US. Inspired by the life-saving solutions and innovations that companies all over the world push to evolve, MD&M West’s mission is to unify the international medical device community together to support the growth of their company objectives and push the boundaries of the medical field to save and improve lives across the globe.

Feb

12 – 14

AMI's Polyethylene Films

AMI's Polyethylene Films focuses on one of the most dynamic and innovative sectors in the plastics industry, characterized by market growth, resin grade development, and product advances.

Mar

6 – 8

Sustainability in Packaging US 2024

Returning to Swissotel Chicago, Sustainability in Packaging US will take place March 6-8, 2024, to deliver timely updates and firsthand industry insights into the emerging developments, notable market trends, and cutting-edge packaging solutions that are steering the supply chain toward an increasingly circular economy and more sustainable future. FPA is a partner for the event and FPA members receive a discount when registering.

Mar

18 – 20

PACK EXPO East 2024

With its convenient Philadelphia location and cutting-edge technology from 400 top suppliers, PACK EXPO East is your East Coast connection to packaging innovation. It’s no wonder that 7,000 high-level pros from leading consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies will be there. Bring your whole team to get up to speed on the latest advances, make quality connections with suppliers and take your business to the next level.

Mar

20 – 22

FPA 2024 Annual Meeting

The FPA 2024 Annual Meeting will be an in-person meeting held March 20-22, 2024, at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson, AZ.