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Our sixth annual Packaging Automation Forum will feature peer-to-peer education about how to increase productivity, flexibility and performance using state-of-the-art packaging controls and information technology.

Watch Automation World Editor 
Gary Mintchell's video overview of this year's event.

Join us Tuesday, April 26 at the Westin O'Hare. This year's program will offer exceptional value for consumer packaged goods manufacturers, packaging machinery OEMs and technology providers. Our popular Make2Pack and Connect-and-Pack Workshop will again be held the day before the conference, for registered attendees who desire additional, in-depth learning. 

Seats are filling! Don't delay; registration cost is $699, which includes the pre-event cocktail reception on Monday night, breakfast, a full day of conference sessions and buffet lunch.

Reduced hotel rooms are available at the Westin O'Hare for a limited time only. Mention "Packaging Automation Forum" and reserve at 1-800-937-8461.


Who Should Attend:

  • individuals who use or purchase processing and/or
    packaging machinery and systems
  • packaging machine builders or OEMs
  • systems integrators
  • control engineers and automation engineers
  • manufacturing systems/IT and networking professionals
  • operations/engineering management
  • software development engineers in the CPG, food,
    beverage or pharma industries

See past attendees here.    Download event brochure.



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