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Pack Passion Week 2021 | 09 - 11 March 2021 

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09 - 11 March 2021





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Pack Passion Week 2021

- fully digital -

09 - 11 March 2021
Session programme: 14:00 - 17:30 CET
Asia: +6-8h | Americas: -6-8h

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Focus Topics

What moves the industry

Focus 1

The Packaging and Filling Industry

  • Production between pandemic and market demands​
  • PET market dynamics
  • The packaging of the future
  • The voice of the market (the brand owners‘ perspective)
Focus 2
Injection Moulding
  • Technologies, trends and challenges for preform and cap production​
  • Material drying (virgin, rPET, flakes)
Focus 3

Blowing | Filling | Capping

  • Two-stage, one-stage technology
  • Extrusion blow molding, thermoforming
  • Bloc concepts and secondary packaging
  • Bottle design & bottle decoration
Focus 4
Material, Recycling, Sustainability
  • Ways to improve collection, sorting and recyling
  • Materials, additives, colour and trends
  • PET & PEF
  • Mechanical, chemical & bio recycling
Focus 5

Caps and Closures, Decoration and Bottle Design

  • Tethered caps & closure development
  • Decoration and bottle design
  • Design for recycling
  • Digital printing
Focus 6
Quality & IT processes & factory planing
  • Preform
  • Cap & Closures
  • Blow moulding
  • Filling





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Previous speakers

Leading industry experts

at Pack Passion Week 2020

Global PET Tooling Director

Sylvain Talarico

Global PET Tooling Director | HUSKY

Presentation topic:

Surviving and Thriving: Three Ways Beverage Producers are Successfully Adapting to COVID-19

06 July 2020, 02:45 - 3:15 pm CEST

Paulo Correia

Chief Technology Officer | Logoplaste

CTO Logoplaste

Presentation topic: 

Market Trends – What changes now?

Sharing LOGOPLASTE view on what was the perception of Trends Before, During and after COVID-19.

Business Unit Director Specialities and beverages

06 July 2020, 03:45 - 4:15 pm CEST

Roberto Cucciol

Business Unit Director Specialities and beverages | SIPA

Presentation topic:

Fast, Responsible and Supportive Shift of Focus in Times of Pandemic –

From Beverages to Sanitary Products by Expertise in Injection and Blowing

06 July 2020, 04:15 - 4:45 pm CEST

Thierry Fabozzi

Chief Executive Officer | PTI

Presentation topic:

Welcome to a New Normal: Leverage science and technology to support brand owners with today's operational challenges

Chief Executive Officer

Sales Director Packaging

Richard Fröhlich

Sales Director Packaging | ENGEL

Presentation topic:

Sustainable production for closures and successful use of Inject 4.0

07 July 2020, 02:30 - 3:00 pm CEST

Philipp Langhammer

Product Manager Plasmax Barrier technology | KHS

Presentation topic:

FreshSafe PET® & Nature Multipack™ –

holistic PET bottle design with focus on sustainability

Product Manager Plasmax

Barrier technology

Global Product Manager for

Nature MultiPack

07 July 2020, 02:30 - 3:00 pm CEST

Christoph Georg von Aichinger

Global Product Manager for Nature MultiPack  | KHS

Presentation topic:

FreshSafe PET® & Nature Multipack™ –

holistic PET bottle design with focus on sustainability

07 July 2020, 03:30 - 4:00 pm CEST

Dr. Christoph Hoffmann 

Director Strategy, Sustainability & Circular Economy | ALPLA Group

Presentation topic:

Strategies for the transition to a New Plastics Economy –
key factors of sustainability and circular economy for a global packaging solutions provider

Director Strategy, Sustainability

& Circular Economy

07 July 2020, 04:00 - 4:30 pm CEST

Paul DiZinno

Manager, Process Performance Optimization |

Agr International

Presentation topic:

How to Manage Production in a Dynamic

High rPET World

Manager, Process Performance Optimization

07 July 2020, 04:30 - 5:00 pm CEST

Steve Lyons

Director, rPET Strategic Environmental Analysis and Business Development | SBAcci

Presentation topic:

The Battle for the Bales: Realities in PET Recycling

Director, rPET Strategic Environmental Analysis and Business Development

Business Development Manager

08 July 2020, 02:00 - 02:30 pm CEST

Christoph Wöss

Business Development Manager | EREMA

Presentation topic:

Advanced BtB-Recycling technology for the circular economy era

Dr.-Ing. Matthias Kruse

Process Developer | KHS

Presentation topic:

rPET: from preform to bottle

Process Developer

08 July 2020, 02:30 - 03:00 pm CEST
08 July 2020, 03:30 - 04:00 pm CEST

Sales Director (CSO)

Martin Gerber

Global Sales Director (CSO) | IMD Ltd.

Presentation topic:

Preform Inspection - Factory Concepts 4.0

08 July 2020, 04:00 - 04:30 pm CEST

Stefano Severi

Vision Systems Sales Area Manager | SACMI

Presentation topic:

SACMI solutions to control the Quality of PET preforms enhancing your market penetration

Vision Systems Sales Area Manager

06 July 2020, 02:15 - 2:45 pm CEST
07 July 2020, 02:00 - 2:30 pm CEST

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