Asia Pacific Coatings Show 2019
4 – 6 September 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia
The show for the raw materials suppliers and equipment manufacturers for the coatings industry will feature the very latest innovations, solutions, products and services from the world leaders in the coatings industry.

European Coating Symposium ECS 2019

8 – 11 September 2019, Heidelberg, Germany
Top coating scientists will present the recent advances in the fields of coating, printing and drying thin films, smart coatings and materials.

Coating Trends and Technologies

10 – 11 September 2019, Rosemont, IL, USA
An industry staple over the last 8 years for coatings formulators, chemists and R&D specialists to come together for two days of networking with industry professionals and in-depth learning about the latest research and emerging trends in coatings technology from industry experts.

Pharma and Device Packaging and Labelling Europe 2019

10 – 11 September 2019, Munich, Germany
This year the focus is on the most pressing issues affecting commercial packaging and labelling within pharma such as E-labels, secure packaging, automation, the falsified medicines directive, smart packaging, plastics reduction, and anti-counterfeiting solutions.

FoamExpo Europe

10 – 12 September 2019, Stuttgart, Germany
The trade fair and conference provide a marketplace for foam manufacturers to meet with their supply chain as well as their existing and potential buyers. Will run in parallel with Composites Europe.

Composites Europe

10 – 12 September 2019, Stuttgart, Germany
European trade fair and forum for composites technology and applications.

10th Packaging Innovations

11 – 12 September 2019, London, UK
This event brings the industry together in a festival of branded, inspirational, premium and bespoke packaging – making it a must-attend for all packaging, marketing and branding professionals.

FEICA European Adhesives & Sealant Conference and Expo

11 – 13 September 2019, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Leaders in the industry discuss market drivers and trends, innovation, sustainability and technological advancements. Topics include feedstock trends, accessing and developing raw materials, digital technologies, adhesive and sealant market trends, and innovative manufacturing technologies among others.

Surface Science Seminars

17 – 18 September 2019, Bristol, UK
Improve coatings, prevent foam, alter the surface tension of formulations:  modern measuring techniques are key to actively intervening in the complex processes between surfaces. The seminar provides an overview of available methods of boundary layer analyses. Tuition is in English. The contents will be made available in German on 19 September in Basel, Switzerland and on 5 November in Vienna, Austria.


14th China International PSA Tape & Label Expo
22nd China International Adhesives & Sealants Exhibition
18 – 20 September 2019, Shanghai, PRC
CHINAADHESIVE 2019 will share cutting-edge information and technology of the adhesives, sealants, ink, PSA tape and label industries.

Werkstoffwoche (Raw materials week)

18 – 20 September 2019, Dresden, Germany
Convention and trade show featuring among others hybrid raw materials and processes in mobility, machines and production lines, lightweight construction materials, powder metallurgy and sinter materials, resource efficiency in plastics engineering safe and smart materials, as well as soft robotics, mechanical and functionalized materials. Papers are given in German.

Surface Science Seminare

19. September 2019, Basel, Schweiz
Beschichtungen verbessern, Schaum vermeiden, die Oberflächenspannung von Rezepturen verändern: Um in das komplexe Geschehen zwischen Oberflächen gezielt einzugreifen, helfen moderne Messverfahren. Das Seminar bietet einen Überblick über Methoden der Grenzflächenanalytik. Das Seminar wird auf Deutsch abgehalten. Es wird am 5. November in Wien auf Deutsch wiederholt. Die Inhalete werden am 17. Und 19 September in Basel auf Deutsch präsentiert.

Seminar Radiation Curing 2019

23 – 24 September 2019, Würzburg, Germany
The seminar provides an overview of raw materials, formulations, testing methods and mechanisms mainly for the lacquer and printing industry as well as for technologies employed in other applications. Researchers, developers, decision-makers, chemists, physicists, chemical engineers and technicians make up the target audience. Tuition is in German.


23 – 25 September 2019, Las Vegas, NV, USA
The quality trade show focuses on packaging and processing innovation while bringing together a wide range of industries.


24 – 26 September 2019, Nuremberg, Germany
The European trade fair for packaging, processing and technology will show packaging materials, packaging and packaging accessories, packaging machines, labelling and marking technology, machines and equipment in the packaging periphery, packaging printing and finishing, intralogistics and packaging logistics, and services for the packaging industry.

Label Release Liner Seminar

23 September 2019, Brussels, Belgium
Collocated with Labelexpo Europe 2019 the event is addressed at anyone associated with and involved in the pressure-sensitive label and release liner market, as a supplier, producer, converter or user.

Linerless Labelling Seminar

23 September 2019, Brussels, Belgium
Collocated with Labelexpo Europe 2019 is a key event for anyone associated with, and involved in the linerless label market, as a supplier, producer, converter or user.


24 – 27 September 2019, Brussels, Belgium
The trade show is one of the largest all-inclusive trade fairs for label and package printing industry.

Healthcare Sensor Innovations Conference

25 – 26 September 2019, Cambridge, UK
The conference will feature the latest developments in the use of wearables and sensors in continuous monitoring of individuals and point-of-care diagnostics. For attendees looking to learn about this emerging landscape, IDTechEx will be providing Masterclasses on the day before and the day after the conference.

2nd ECP Summer Summit

26 September 2019, Düsseldorf, Germany
At this summer event of the European Chemistry Partnering that takes place each February, the chemical industry and its user industries meet innovative entrepreneurs and investors. Held at Henkel Group’s headquarters in Düsseldorf, the event is dedicated to partnering and pitching, flanked by a keynote and the exhibition, workshops and final panel.

Specialty Papers US 2019

30 September – 2 October 2019, Milwaukee, WI, USA
Dedicated to the speciality papers industry, the event brings together key decision-makers, industry experts and end-users. Latest updates in the speciality papers market, trends and new technologies, innovation, sustainability, trends in food packaging are provided.

AIMCAL R2R (roll-to-roll) USA Conference/SPE FlexPackCon

6 – 9 October 2019, Myrtle Beach, SC, USA
In continuation of the six-year partnership between the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL) and the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE, Bethel, CT), this year’s Roll 2 Roll Web Coating and Finishing conference will again feature presentations on web coating and laminating, vacuum web coating, web handling and winding, adhesives and coatings, market overviews and plenary keynote addresses. Leading consultants, academia and OEM’s share best practices and new research and technology. A vendor session, where suppliers spend three minutes promoting their product, service or company and a Tabletop Exhibition round out the event.

44th Munich Adhesives and Finishing Symposium 2019

28 – 30 October 2019, Munich, Germany
At the 2.5-day technical conference and networking event, the main focus lies on issues related to hot melts, hot melt PSAs – extrudable films. Papers given will cover base materials, converting and application. Talks and discussions will be held in German and English. Simultaneous translation will be provided.

swop 2019

25. bis 28. November 2019, Shanghei, PRC
The interpack alliance event will provide an extensive trade platform for manufacturers of machines and materials in the packaging industry and the related processing industry in an international growth region. The range includes the SAVE FOOD conference and a special presentation, the special topic “FMCG Future Zone” (presenting trends in materials, technologies and designs in the segments food, cosmetics and pharmaceutical) and “components”, featuring exhibits from the fields of drive, control unit and sensor technology await visitors, along with software, machine components as well as complete automation systems and integrated automation solutions.

Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference

28 – 29 November 2019, Dresden, Germany
This year’s topics with a special focus on industry are: Current developments and products & market strategies & trends; Best Practices: «Transfer – from idea to practice»; Technical textiles: protective & functional textiles and textile membranes; New markets: fiber-reinforced materials & composites; Innovative materials: polymer materials and functionalization

14th European Bioplastics Conference

3 – 4 December 2019, Berlin, 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.