The Largest Packaging, Food Processing, Plastics, Labelling And Print Exhibition In West Africa

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The Largest Packaging, Food Processing, Plastics, Labelling And Print Exhibition In West Africa

Wednesday 21st September

Wednesday 21st September

The below conference schedule was from day 2 at the 2016 event. The 2017 conference schedule will be published closer to the event.

Session A: Labelling and brand positioning

Key Discussion Points: Impact on consumer engagement, innovation

Session B: Labelling: How to print in compliance and with good design

Key Discussion Points: Meeting global compliance standards in labelling, content and design
Speakers: NAFDAC Representative 

Session C: Overcoming the challenges of packaging innovation in West Africa

Key Discussion Points: Cost and design 
Speakers: Mike Adekola, President of IOPN 


Session D: Reducing the environmental impact and ensuring the sustainability of plastic packaging

Key Discussion Points: Barrier packaging, sustainable technologies, cost
Dr Ajani Sakirdeen. Head of Packaging Technology Division, Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO), 

Session E: PET Packaging: Latest innovations and market trends

Key Discussion Points: New technologies, latest equipment 
Speakers: Georgios Diakakis - Regional Commercial Manager & Key Account Manager, Sidel

Session F (Panel Discussion): Food Packaging in West Africa: 2016 and beyond

Speakers: Rajib Chattopadhyay, Group Head of Manufacturing, Watanmal Group

Session G, Keynote: Challenges and Opportunities for women in the manufacturing industry in Nigeria.

Speakers: Ora Ataguba, Vice President, AWEP South West Nigeria and CEO, Weave & Co Gallery

Keep up to date with the conference agenda

Propak West Africa will be running a Free to attend conference alongside the exhibition. This will consist of three days of talks that run periodically throughout the day. Both local and international speakers will be talking on various topics that surround the industry.

If you are interested in attending the conference, or even speaking at the conference, then please click below.

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