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Packaging Conferences

The following Conferences and Workshop available throughout the U.S.

Upcoming Events

March 6-7, 2012 – Green Manufacturing Expo

Location: Orlando, FL
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/gmx11/orl_event.html

March 12-14, 2012 - Sustainability in Packaging 2012

        Location: Orlando, FL
        Website: www.sustainability-in-packaging.com

March 25-27, 2012 – Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA) 2012 National Convention

Location: Monte Carlo. Additional Details Coming
Website: http://www.fsea.com/

April 2-5, 2012 – ISTA - International Packaging Forum (MEET WITH US)

Location: Disney's Yacht & Beach Club, Orlando, FL
Website: http://www.transportpackagingforum.com/

April 3-5, 2012 – Sustainable Packaging Symposium 2012

Location: George Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX
Website: http://www.sustainablepackagingsymposium.com/

May 2-3, 2012 – SouthPack (MEET WITH US)

Location: Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/spack12/

May 2-3, 2012 – Sustainability in Manufacturing

Location: Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/sim12/cha_index.html

June 17-21, 2012 – IAPRI - World Packaging Conference 2012 (MEET WITH US)

Location: San Luis Obispo, CA (Cal Poly State University) 
Website: http://www.iapri2012.com/

September 10-12, 2013 – MidPack

Location: McCormick Place North, Chicago, IL
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/midpack11/

 

Past Events:

February 6-9, 2012 - MODEX 2012

Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA
Website: http://www.modexshow.com/

February 6-8, 2012 – The Packaging Conference

Location: ARIA Resort at City Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
Website: http://www.thepackagingconference.com/

February 14-16, 2012 – WestPack

Location: Anaheim Convention Center
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/wpack11/

September 11-14, 2011 – Graph Expo

Location: McCormick Place South, Chicago, IL
Website: http://www.graphexpo.com/

September 20-22, 2011 – MidPack + additional Expos

Location: McCormick Place North, Chicago, IL
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/midpack11/

September 20-22, 2011 – MidPack + additional Expos

Location: McCormick Place North, Chicago, IL
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/midpack11/

September 20-22, 2011 – Sustainable Packaging Forum

Location: Dallas, TX
Website: http://www.sustainablepackagingforum.com/

September 26-28, 2011 – Pack Expo

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada USA
Website: http://www.packexpo.com/pelv2011/public/enter.aspx

October 6-7, 2011 – Brand Packaging – Packaging That Sells Conference

Location: W Chicago – City Center
Website: http://www.packagingthatsells.com/

November 2-3, 2011 – MinnPack

Location: Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/midpak10/

November 7-9, 2011 – Packaging Outlook Summit

Location: Atlanta, GA
Website: http://www.packagingoutlook.com/

June 28-30, 2011 – HBA Global Expo

Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY
Website: http://www.hbaexpo.com

June 21-23, 2011 - PackEX

Location: Toronto Congress Centre, 650 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/packex11/

June 11-14, 2011 – Institute of Food Technology (IFT) – Annual Meeting and Expo

Location: New Orleans, LA
Website: http://www.am-fe.ift.org/cms/

June 7-9, 2011 - EastPack

Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY
Website: http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/epack11/

May 26, 2011 – Healthcare Packaging Conference and Workshop

Location: Princeton, NJ
Website: http://www.healthcarepackaging.com/conference/

April 26, 2011 – Packaging Automation Forum 2011

Location: Westin O’Hare Hotel, Chicago, IL
Website: http://www.packworld.com/paf/


Meet With Us

  • We will have a table on the ISTA International Transport Packaging Forum, April 2-5, 2012, Orlando, FL
  • Our faculty and students will visit the South Pack in Charlotte, NC

Featured Courses

Principles of Packaging (Fall)

SBIO 2104  No Prerequisites

Principles of Packaging is an easy and fun way to learn about the third largest industry. The class includes industry presentations, hands-on projects, and plant tours.

Computer-Aided Design in Packaging (Spring)

SBIO 2004 (19563) No Prerequisites

During the class, we are using state-of-the-art packaging design software suites including ESKO ArtiosCAD, ESKO Studio Suite, and CAPE to develop package designs using an integrated systems based approach.

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Contact Us

Email: packaging@vt.edu
Phone: (540) 231-7107
Fax: (540) 231-8868

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