pack expo connects

Schedule-at-a-glance

Schedule-At-A-Glance

Please note: All times listed below are in Central Time zones. 

*All sessions Monday – Thursday will be rebroadcasted Tuesday-Friday in Greenwich Mean Time and China Standard Time.

Monday, November 9, 2020

8:30 am – 9:00 am Sunrise Breakfast Kickoff with Dr. Kim Houchens, Director, Customer Packaging Experience at Amazon
9:00 am – 10:00 am Jumpstart Session - Sustainable Packaging and Processing Landscape
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hours/Live Exhibitor Demonstrations
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm Innovation Stage Sessions - Content supplied by exhibitors via abstract submission online and by association partners (i.e. RPA, ISBT, etc.)
(A maximum of 4 sessions running concurrently, every hour on the hour)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Trend Chats – Cannabis Packaging, by Greg Flickinger of Green Thumb International (GTI), with PMMI Media Group’s VP of Content Jim Chrzan and Healthcare Packaging’s Keren Sookne
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Daily Download –  Pat Reynolds from Packaging World and Stephanie Neil of OEM Magazine share their top virtual show finds.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Pub Trivia

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

9:00 am – 10:00 am Jumpstart Session- Workforce Development
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hours/Live Exhibitor Demonstrations
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm Innovation Stage Sessions - Content supplied by exhibitors via abstract submission online and by association partners (i.e. RPA, ISBT, etc.)
(A maximum of 4 sessions running concurrently, every hour on the hour)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Trend Chats - Food Production and Manufacturing Innovations, featuring J.M. Smucker and Hermes Boissons, with ProFood World’s Joyce Fassl
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Daily Download – Matt Reynolds from Packaging World and Aaron Hand, PMG Media Group Editor-at-Large, share the best of Tuesday’s demos and presentations.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

9:00 am – 10:00 am Jumpstart Session - The Robot Revolution
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hours/Live Exhibitor Demonstrations
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm Innovation Stage Sessions - Content supplied by exhibitors via abstract submission online and by association partners (i.e. RPA, ISBT, etc.)
(A maximum of 4 sessions running concurrently, every hour on the hour)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Trend Chats – Keren Sookne from Healthcare Packaging Discusses Traceability and Temperature Control for Pharma and Food
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Daily Download – OEM’s Natalie Craig and ProFood World’s Joyce Fassl talk packaging and processing equipment innovations from four days of virtual exhibits.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

9:00 am – 10:00 am Jumpstart Session - All Things Remote
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hours/Live Exhibitor Demonstrations
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm Innovation Stage Sessions - Content supplied by exhibitors via abstract submission online and by association partners (i.e. RPA, ISBT, etc.)
(A maximum of 4 sessions running concurrently, every hour on the hour)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Trend Chats –Digital Printing - Panel Discussion: What’s Happening with Digital Printing and Finishing of Packaging Materials? With Mike Ferrari of Ferrari Innovations, Tara Duckett of Virtual Packaging, and Sebastien Baril of Solucan. Moderated by Packaging World's Pat Reynolds
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Daily Download – Healthcare Packaging’s Keren Sookne and Automation World’s Dave Greenfield talk about life sciences and controls innovations from the virtual show.

Friday, November 13, 2020

*All Friday sessions will be available on demand beginning Saturday for those outside of the Western Hemisphere.

9:00 am – 10:00 am Jumpstart Session - E-commerce, Emerging Brands, Pharma/Medical Device Packaging Updates and Contract Packaging
10:00 am - 1:00 pm Exhibit Hours/Live Exhibitor Demonstrations
10:00 am - 2:00 pm The Solution Room – Collaborate with industry thought leaders to find solutions for today’s packaging challenges. Engage via live chat with industry gurus. 4 Presentations and discussion opportunities with IoPP, OPX, CPA and OMAC and their special guests.
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Daily Download – Hear the day’s Connects highlights from PMMI Media Group editors

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