April 22 - 25, 2018 | Omni Charlotte Hotel, Charlotte, NC


Abstract Deadline extended to September 11th

The 2018 TAPPI International Flexible Packaging and Extrusion Division Technical Program Team is actively seeking technical presentations, panels, tutorials, roundtables, case studies, and papers from the packaging and academic community to be presented at the Division Conference which will take place April 22 – 25, 2018 at the Omni Hotel in Charlotte, NC.

Abstracts should be at least 50 words and should be submitted through the secured TAPPI Speaker link http://speakermanagement.tappi.orgAbstract acceptances will be issued by September 29, 2017. Final papers will be due on or before December 1, 2017 and power point presentations will be due on or before December 11, 2017.

If you are interested in being a session developer please contact Didem Oner-Deliormanli, Program Chair, or Kristi Ledbetter, TAPPI Division Manager, before Sept. 11th.  

2018 Session Developer Tips

Schedule of Events – coming soon

Suggested Session Topics

As respected professionals in the flexible packaging and extrusion field, you intuitively know the topics that are foremost on your colleagues’ minds. What are the new innovations? How can I help my company advance? What technologies can be put to use for sustained advantage? To help get your analytical juices flowing, some potential topics are listed below: