Registration is now open for the long-awaited return of PACK EXPO International 2022 (October 23-26; McCormick Place, Chicago), the world’s most comprehensive packaging and processing trade show in 2022. In response to unprecedented industry demands, PACK EXPO International 2022 will offer more features than ever, according to show producer PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.
PACK EXPO International 2022 will showcase packaging related devices, machinery and software for over 40 vertical markets. No other event this year will feature solutions for the entire production line and offer attendees everything they need to compete in an evolving market.
“There has been so much innovation in our industry that end users cannot afford to miss this opportunity to see the latest breakthroughs,” said Jim Pittas, president and CEO of PMMI.
New features of PACK EXPO
The PACK to the Future interactive exhibition celebrates the role of packaging and processing through history and the impact it is poised to have on our future. The PACK to the Future phase will provide free presentations from industry experts on cutting-edge advancements.
PACKAGE Match PACK EXPO International debuts, providing attendees with a free personalized individual guide with PACK Match Advisors to connect attendees with the right suppliers.
The Summit on emerging brands will be launched at PACK EXPO International 2022 and will be a one-day event featuring educational content, tabletop exhibits and expert consultants. This new program is aimed at founders and leaders of startup manufacturing companies who wish to bring their brand to wider production through building outsourced facilities or relationships with contract manufacturers and packers.
Challenge PACKAGE is a brand new packaging competition that brings together high school teams for a head-to-head machine building competition. The winning school will receive $ 5,000 with an additional $ 2,000 split between individual team members. Afterwards, the teams will bring the machines back to school, offering prospective students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience.
The processing area returns to PACK EXPO International in 2022 together with Processing innovation phase focusing on the latest innovations in processing. In today’s manufacturing environment, processing and packaging are integrated systems, making it essential to bring both operations together under one roof.
The new meThe industry speaks stage features expert sessions from the PACK EXPO Partner Program, addressing the latest hot topics and industry trends across multiple industry verticals. To learn more and register, visit packexpointernational.com.
Registration for the show is $ 30 through September 30, after which it increases to $ 130.