With only three months until hundreds of packaging and label converters and brand representatives gather live and in person at the Gaylord Texan Resort near Dallas in Grapevine, TX, the largest technology-focused event for Packaging Professionals has unveiled what it says is its most exciting agenda to date.
“From June 7-9, this year’s EskoWorld event will bring together industry experts for three days, allowing them to learn, share and experience the latest embedded hardware and software technologies,” said Melissa Plemen, Senior Director of inside sales and marketing at Esko. “The industry continues to experience a strong shift towards online shopping, accelerating sustainability concerns and increased attention to food safety and hygiene. That’s why we’ve put together a program packed with workshops and demos specifically to highlight how Esko solutions are able to digitize, automate and connect industry processes to boost operational efficiency, reduce waste and improve print quality as converters pursue their own journey of digital transformation. »
Plemen says the comprehensive program includes everything from software best practices workshops, trend analysis and expert roundtables, to new product familiarization sessions and customer presentations from top brands such as Danone, Alcon and Padagis.
“EskoWorld 2022 is about connecting brands and packaging professionals as we navigate the issues we face today and those looming on the horizon,” says Plemen. “Our dedicated experts will be on hand throughout the event to discuss hot topics such as the best ways to increase ROI with cloud hosting, the importance of accuracy and manageability colors and macro-trends affecting the industry.We will also take a closer look at recent and upcoming innovations with a host of roadmap sessions, panel discussions and presentations highlighting the many ways digital transformation can help drive cohesiveness. , productivity and sustainability, ensuring that this year’s attendees get the most out of EskoWorld.”
The keynote address for this year’s event will be delivered by leading experts from McKinsey, detailing the ‘new normal’ for the packaging value chain. David Feber, a partner who leads McKinsey’s packaging service line and an expert in the packaging industry, will be joined by Daniel Nordigården, a McKinsey partner focused exclusively on the global paper and packaging industry. , to deliver the keynote address of EskoWorld 2022 on Tuesday, June 7.
“David and Daniel will examine how the five major industry trends identified by McKinsey at the start of 2019 were meant to be ‘game changers’ and have evolved further during the COVID-19 pandemic,” says Plemen. “The combination of the keynote and our wide selection of sessions ensures that EskoWorld is a surefire way for attendees to get a head start, while providing an invaluable opportunity to meet and share knowledge and experiences. with their colleagues around the world.”
EskoWorld 2022 will take place June 7-9, 2022 at the Gaylord Resort & Convention Center in Grapevine, near Dallas, Texas, USA. For more information, visit www.eskoworld.com.