Events

6th Innovations in Large-Area Electronics Conference (innoLAE 2020)
21 – 22 January 2020, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
The conference programme highlights the most innovative and exciting aspects of large-area electronics – a new way of making electronics that includes printable, plastic, organic, flexible and bio-electronics. The high calibre programme combines plenary addresses from internationally-renowned speakers, parallel track oral presentations of latest research results, a poster session with poster prizes awarded to the most promising scientific and technical developments, an exhibition with leading companies and organizations showcasing their latest products and developments – along with extensive networking opportunities.
http://innolae.org

 

Swiss Plastics
21 – 23 January 2020, Lucerne, Switzerland
This event is one of the premier events in Switzerland for the plastics industry and brings together all the relevant companies and service providers, both from home and abroad. Also represented are the future branches medical technology, micro-systems and automation. At the show, new products and processes will be introduced as part of the program with a special exhibition and a forum with professional lectures.
www.swissplastics-expo.ch

 

The 3D & Systems Summit
27 – 29 January 2020, Dresden, Germany
The conference will feature the latest insights and developments in 3D integration and systems for semiconductor manufacturing and applications. Focusing on high-reliability, high-performance disruptive applications such as mobile and IoT, the 3D & Systems Summit will feature invited distinguished global industry speakers, an exhibition, business-to-business matchmaking, networking opportunities, and a gala dinner.
www.semi.org

 

IMI Europe Inkjet Winter Workshop
27 – 31 January 2020, Bilbao, Spain
The IMI Europe Inkjet Winter Workshop is the ideal way to learn more about inkjet technology, with an in-depth look at key aspects of digital printing application development. A selection of high-quality 1.5-day technical courses is available on topics of interest within inkjet printing, including the Inkjet Academy and courses on Digital Textile Printing, Inkjet Ink Characterisation, Inkjet Inks: Materials & Applications, Inkjet Ink Manufacturing and Single Pass Inkjet System Design.
www.imieurope.com

 

EC TiO2 Forum – Bright, opaque and irreplaceable?
28 – 29 January 2020, Berlin, Germany
All about Titanium dioxide, the by far most used pigment in the paint, coatings and printing ink industry. 
www.european-coatings.com

 

interplastica
28 – 31 January 2020, Moscow, Russia
interplastica is the leading trade fair for plastics and rubber in Russia and Eastern Europe. Featured for the fourth time now as part of interplastica will be ‘fab+print Russia’ in Hall 2.3, the Special Show all about Additive Manufacturing and 3D printing. International experts will discuss the developments, opportunities and challenges of this technology while exhibitors will showcase their innovative products and solutions.
www.interplastica.com

 

upakovka 2020
28 – 31 January 2020, Moscow, Russia
The show featuring innovative packaging machines as well as technologies and materials for producing packaging materials and media will be held concurrently with interplastica.
www.upakovka-tradefair.com

 

Textile Opportunities in a Changing Automotive Industry
5 – 6 February 2020, Birmingham, UK
The event focusses on the importance of lightweight materials for the production of hybrid and electric vehicles, the need for a composites supply chain that can cope with the demands of mass production, and the importance of developing technologies and strategies for the recycling of composite automotive parts at the end of their working lives. The conference will not only offer delegates a strong programme of informative presentations but will also provide the opportunity for face-to-face meetings, talking directly with industry experts, exchanging ideas and developing new business relationships. 
www.technical-textiles.online

 

1st International Conference on Cellulose Fibres
11 – 12 February 2020, Cologne, Germany
New international conference on cellulose fibres, the fastest-growing fibre group in textiles, the largest investment sector in the bio-based economy and the solution for avoiding microplastics.
www.nova-institut.eu

 

The European Biopolymer Summit 2020
12 – 13 February 2020, Zaragoza, Spain
The summit will bring together senior executives and experts from biopolymer manufacturers, chemical companies, major associations, raw materials, and technology companies, consultants, to discuss the latest changes, challenges and developments within the industry. Insights into the latest updates on the EU Single-Use Plastics Directive, environmental projects, biopolymers production, raw materials, the feedstock’s landscape, new technologies, and much more will be provided.
www.wplgroup.com

 

In-Adhesives Symposium
18 – 19 February 2020, Munich, Gremany
The symposium features innovations in adhesives and their applications. This year’s lecture blocks offer Adhesives and Industrial Technology News and Solutions in the fields of «Automotive», «Lightweight», «Construction», «Electronics», «Natural Resources» and «Medicine».
www.in-adhesives.com

 

Packaging Speaks Green
20 – 21 February 2020, Bologna, Italy
The international conference on packaging sustainability provides an in-depth analysis of global trends in sustainability in the packaging industry. Major international speakers will discuss three main themes: consumption trends and legislation; retailers and brand owners; and materials and technologies.
www.ucima.it

 

AmericaPack Summit
24 – 25 February 2020, Las Vegas, NV, USA
The premium, invitation-only forum brings together leading senior packaging executives with suppliers and solution providers in an intimate environment for a focused discussion on how to win the battle for market and mind share through packaging. The one-on-one business meetings provide access to the gatekeepers of sizeable packaging budgets, senior executives with direct responsibility for external partnerships in packaging materials, design, development and manufacturing.
americapacksummit.marcusevans-summits.com

 

PTS Introductory Seminar «An overview of paper manufacturing»
25 – 26 February 2020, Heidenau, Germany
Among other things, professionals now part of the paper manufacturing or processing industry and experts from the paper supply chain will find information on raw materials for papermaking, how a paper machine works, how waste paper is included in the production process and how cellulose can be turned into finished paper.
www.ptspaper.de


4th European Chemistry Partnering

27 February 2020, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
The European Bioplastics Conference is a leading business forum for the bioplastics sector not only in Europe but also worldwide. This year’s conference will focus on the newest material and product innovations as well as on environmental aspects and opportunities for growth in bioplastics.  The comprehensive two-day program attracts experts from the bioplastics industry as well as political decision makers, civil society and brand owners.
www.european-chemistry-partnering.com

 

14th Bioplastics Market
17 – 18 March 2020, Bangkok, Thailand
A leading platform in Asia gathering key stakeholders who are committed to collaborating towards a circular economy of bioplastics. 
www.cmtevents.com

 

INDEX
31 March – 3 April 2020, Geneva, Switzerland
At one of the world’s leading nonwovens exhibitions, and a global showcase for the nonwovens and related industries senior industry professionals from arund the world come together to seek competitive insights, learn about the latest technologies, and network for four days of intensive and rewarding business activities.
www.indexnonwovens.com

 

interpack
7 – 13 May, Düsseldorf, Germany
The trade show is one of the world’s most important fairs of the packaging industry and represents with it, the entire value chain. The range is from the production and refinement of packaging products and packaging materials of all classes on the packaging and distribution to quality assurance and consumer protection.
www.interpack.com

 

drupa
16 – 26 June 2020, Düsseldorf, Germany
The trade show provides crucial impulses for print, media, packaging production, and industrial applications – especially in the vertical market. The world’s leading trade fair for printing technologies offers outstanding networking opportunities and potential for excellent business dealings. This is where innovations are brought into the market, new business models are developed, and new partnerships are formed.
www.drupa.com