The 15th anniversary edition of AMI's international Stretch & Shrink Film US conference will place on November 30 – December 2, 2020 at the Royal Sonesta, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
The annual conference hosts brand owners, retailers, stretch and shrink film producers and distributors, raw material suppliers, alongside with research institutions and universities. The 15th annual program will look in detail at the strong demand from consumer industries.
Stretch& Shrink Film 2020 will offer a lively interaction between an international panel of speakers. The event also provides a comprehensive overview of the latest material, technology, and market trends
A “must attend” conference for the stretch film industry ● Jack Shirrell, SIGNODE
Excellent conference that was well organised ● Chris McGowan, NDC Technologies Inc
Very well done! Educational, Informative and Fun. ● John Telling, Ox Industries
For further information on attending, exhibiting or sponsoring the conference please contact the Conference Organizer:
Tel: +1 610 478 0800
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prices include our full two-day conference, attendance to our drinks
reception, conference lunches and refreshment breaks, and the conference pack.
reward our early-booking delegates with the best discounts:
Save $450 until
February 28, 2020 ● use discount code SSC1080
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February 28, 2020 and May 29, 2020 ● use
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price: $1440* (from August 31, 2020)
Bookings of 2 or more delegates made together may be eligible for a group discount. Please contact the Conference Organizer for more details.
Includes one exhibition space in the networking area, and entry for one company representative, where you can promote your products and services to the targeted audience.
Save $250 until May 29, 2020 ● use discount code SSC1080
price: $2140* (from May 29, 2020)
Tel: +1 610 478 0800
Presenting at our
conference is an excellent
opportunity to showcase your knowledge and your company's experience. As a
speaker, you receive free admission to the conference and
networking cocktail reception.
proposals are invited on all aspects of the Stretch and Shrink industry.
Examples could cover:
The call for speakers will close on the May 1, 2020. Speakers have a 30 minute slot including 5 minutes for questions. If you would like to give a paper at this conference, please send a title, short summary (150 words) and speaker details to the Conference Organizer:
Tel: +1 610 478 0800
New for this year: AMI will be working with an Advisory Board on the conference programmes, bringing delegates an in-depth industry knowledge across the supply chain to produce current hot-topic content featuring technical and market presentations. Members of the Advisory Board are leaders in their field and bring their experience and expertise to the conference programmes.
Alison is an environmental attorney
with over 25 years’ experience the private and governmental sectors. She is the President and CEO of the Flexible
Packaging Association, representing U.S. converters of film, foil, paper and
other materials into packages. Before FPA, she served first as Counsel and then
as Vice President for Government Affairs for the American Coatings Association.
Alison has her BA in Biology from St. Mary’s College
of Maryland and her JD from Golden Gate University
in San Francisco.
David Finnemore received a degree in Product Design &
Manufacturing from Loughborough University. He started his career in the plastics
industry, eventually as a Site Manager for one of Polypipe’s manufacturing
plants. In 1997, he moved to Battenfeld Gloucester as a Sales Engineer, responsible for all sheet & film products for
the European market. He left holding the position of Vice President – Product
& Process Technology. In September 2010, he took up a new challenge as Senior
Technical Consultant within the FILMEX cast film product group of Windmöller
Jay Funderburk is Director - Flexible Packaging, for Veritiv, a
Fortune 500® company and
North American business-to-business distribution solutions company. Jay manages
the flexible packaging business throughout North America, part of Veritiv’s
$3.2 billion industry-leading Packaging segment, which includes package design,
supply chain management and product sourcing. Jay manages a team of individuals responsible for driving the company’s flexible
packaging business strategy including supplier relations, product, placement
Mr. Mark Jones has 35 years of experience in the plastics industry
with companies including; Courtaulds, UK. R&D for BOPP and industrial
films, Don and Low, (Shell Chemicals subsidiary) Scotland. Technical Manager
for the tape extrusion plant, Gloucester Engineering positions help in the UK
and Austria before moving to the US and taking the role of Vice President of
Engineering in 2010. Mark now works at SML Coordinating the expansion of SML’s
business in North America. Mark has a degree in Chemistry, an MBA and holds a
number of patents.
Ms. Monika Kleczek is the Circular
Economy Market Manager for NOVA Chemicals, where she and her team are working
on both mechanical and advanced recycling. Previously she has held roles in
Technical Service and Application Development as well as Product Development
Research. She has led multidisciplinary fast-paced innovation projects,
including new resin development at pilot plant and commercial scales, using a
variety of catalyst and reactor technologies. Additionally, she has designed
sustainable packaging solutions, including those incorporating post-consumer
She loves fitness and the
outdoors, from Tae Kwon Do (for which she has a 1st degree black
belt), to scuba diving (for which she is a Divemaster), to skiing, biking and
hiking in the Rockies.
Education - PhD, Chemical Engineering, Queen’s University; MASc,
Chemical and Materials Engineering, Royal Military College of Canada; and
HonBSc, Chemistry and Materials Science, University of Toronto.
Ms. Vanessa Veit is the Packaging Sourcing
Director of General Mills. Vanessa has driven multiple sourcing packaging
transformation for food industry. She is actively working on a Packaging
Acceleration Plan to minimize the packaging environmental impact including
recyclability, Green House Gaz and food waste for General Mills. She has a
global experience in packaging materials including paperboard, metal, plastic,
glass, foil, and wood packaging material. Great simplification leader, she
believes in the value of simplicity as a guiding principle, using the mantra
“simpler is always better”.
in conjunction with the conference, the exhibition is an integral part of the
event, providing the ideal setting to promote your company and its products to
the international audience. As an exhibitor, a profile
of your company is included in the official conference proceedings distributed
to all attending delegates and sold after the conference to interested parties.
The exhibition package
includes an exhibition space in the registration
area and coffee break foyer, located directly outside the conference room and entry for one representative from your company. Exhibitors may either use
tables provided by the hotel or bring their own stand or display.
Please note that only a
limited number of spaces are available, and these are allocated on
a first come-first served basis.
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Tel: +1 610 478 0800
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represent highly-targeted opportunities to enhance your image and to promote
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official sponsor at the Stretch & Shrink Film New Orleans 2020 conference! From coffee breaks to
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Delegates are responsible for arranging their own hotel accommodation while attending the conference. AMI have negotiated a room rate of $189 plus tax per night at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans for attendees who make their reservations by November 9, 2020.
Delegates can book their accommodation online via our dedicated booking link here.
Alternatively, you can contact the Reservations Department directly:
Tel: +1 855 463 3092
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New Orleans, LA 70130
Tel: +1 504 586 0300
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Oy ●Abc Polymers, INC. ●Abu Dhabi Basic Industries Corporation ●Accutech
Films INC. ●Addiflex Degradable Plastic Additives ●Adtech Provera S.p.A.
●Advanced Blending Solutions LLC (ABS) ●Advanced Extrusion Solutions ●AEP
Industries INC. ●Aetna Group USA ●AFP (Jindal Films) ●Aimplas (Institute
Technologico Plastico) ●Al Gihaz Plastic ●Al Rajhi Investment Group ●Alcan
Packaging ●Allied Packaging Corporation ●Alpha Marathon Technologies INC.
●Alpine American ●Alrenco Corporation ●Alte-Rego Corporation ●American
Starlinger Sahm ●Amgraph Packaging INC. ●Amgraph Packaging INC. ●Ampacet
Corporation ●Amtopp Division (Inteplast Group Ltd.) ●Amut North America
●Aneto,S.A. ●Apg Packaging Ltd. ●Armando Alverez Group ●Arpac Group ●Aspla
S.A. ●Atlantic Packaging Products Ltd. ●Atlantis Plastics INC.
Baldwin Technology ●Bajaj Steel Industries
Limited ●Bandera Luigi Construzioni Maccaniche SPA ●Basf Corporation ●Basf Se
●Bayshore Industrial-Bemis Company INC. ●Berry Covalence Plastics ●Berry
Global ●Berry Plastics CORP. ●Beumer CORP. ●Beumer Maschinenfabrik GmhH &
Co. Kg ●Biesterfeld Plastic GmhH ●biologiq LLC ●Black Clawson Converting
Machinery, LLC ●Blaige & Company ●Borealis As ●Borealis As ●Borealis
Polymers N.V. ●Borealis Polymers Oy (Saudi Arabia) ●Bpi Films ●Bpi Films
Bromborough ●Bpi Formipac ●Braskem S.A. ●Brentwood Plastics ●Britton Taco
●Brückner Maschinenbau GmhH & Co. Kg – Bruckner, INC. ●BSK Plast Pack
& Agrarservice Und Trade GmhH ●Bulteau Systems
Chemtura Corporation ●Chemtura Europe GmhH
●Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC ●Chevron Phillips Chemicals
International N.V. ●Cierpronti ●Clariant Masterbatches Italia S.p.A. ●Cloeren
INC. – Coca-Cola Refreshments ●Colines S.p.A. ●Colortech INC. – Complete
Winding Solutions INC. ●Compound Solutions ●Constab Polyolefin Additives GmhH
●Constructiewerkhuizen G. Verbruggen N.V. ●Constructiewerkhuizen G.
Verbruggen N.V .●Corenso North America ●Corenso United Oy ●Corflex ●Crayex
Corporation ●Crg Logics INC. ●Advanced Blending Solutions ●Crisplant A/S
Daios Plastics S.A ●Darcopack
●Davis-Standard LLC – Dell Corning Corp. ●Deutsche Bp Ag / Innovene
●Dex-Plastomers V.O.F. ●Dolci Extrusion S.R.L. ●Doteco INC. ●Doteco S.p.A.
●Douglas Machine INC. ●Dow Argentia ●Dow Belgium Bvba ●Dow Benelux N.V. ●Dow
Brasil S/A ●Dow Chemical Company ●Dow Chemical Iberica ●Dow Chemical Taiwan
●Dow Chemical Taiwan ●Dow Construction Products ●Dow Deutschland ●Dow Europe
GmhH ●Dow Italia Div. Commercial S.r.l. ●Dr. Collin GmhH ●Dr-Pack Ii.Co. Ltd.
●Dsm ●Duo-Plast Ag-Dupont De Nemours ●Dyneon GmhH
Eastman Chemical Company ●Eddy Callier SPRL
●Ekotek Group ●Elastic Plastics ●Electronic Systems S.p.A. ●Embalajes
Multiples.S.A. ●Engineered Materials INC. ●Eni Polimeri Europa ●Erema North
America INC. ●Erema Recycling Maschinen Und Anlagen Ges.M.B.H. ●Ergis-Eurofilms
S.A. – Erhardt + Leimer Inc. – Ericsson AB ●Ernst & Young Corporate
Finance (Canada) INC. ●Er-We-Pa Davis Standard GmhH ●Er-We-Pa Davis Standard
GmhH -Estl N.V. ●Eteck ●Eurofilms Extrusion Ltd. -Europack Brazil ●Europackne
Ind E Com De Prod Termoplasticos Ltda ●Europackne Nordeste Ind. E. Com De
Prod Termopl. L ●Europrime Stretch Polska Sp Z.O.O. ●Exopack LLC ●Extrusion
Dies Industries, LLC ●ExxonMobil Chemical Company -Exxonmobil Chemical Europe
●Exxonmobil Chemical Iberia
Ff Industrial S.A. ●Filmquest Group, INC.
●Flexsol Packaging CORP. ●Formosa Plastics Corporation ●Frigosystem S.r.l.
Gim Gesellschaft Fur Ingenieurleistung Und
Maschin ●Gloucester Engineering Company ●Gloucester Engineering Europe GmhH
●Granger Freres Sa ●Greycon, INC. ●Grinplast S.r.l. ●Group O Packaging
●Groupe Barbier ●Grupo Cuadro ●Grupo Janfrex, Sa Cv ●Guzzetti S.p.A.
Hanwha Chemical ●Hartness International
●Hicusa Packaging S.A. ●Highlight Industries INC. ●Hilex Poly Co. LLC ●Hipac
S.p.A. ●Honeywell GmhH ●Honeywell S.L. ●Hood Packaging Corporation ●Hosokawa
I.M.A. S.r.l ●Ibw ●Ingenieurburo Woitzel
GmhH ●Indevco North America ●Industrial Mecano S.r.l. ●Ineos Europe Ltd.
●Ineos Manufacturing France Sas ●Ineos Oligomers ●Ineos Polyolefins ●Ineos
Polyolefins S.r.l. ●Ineos Polyolefins S.r.l. ●Ineos Services Belgium N.V.
●Ingenia Polymers ●Innovene ●Interplast AmTopp ●Inteplast Group Ltd.
●International Packaging Solutions INC. ●Intertape Polymer Group ●Inventure
Laboratories, INC. ●Irus Chemica l●Iso Poly Films INC. ●Isra Surface Vision
●ITP S.p.A. ●ITW Industrial Packaging ●Itw Mima Packaging System ●Itw
Jarden Applied Materials, Newell Brands
Inc. ●Jurgens Maschinenbau GmhH & Co. Kg
Kaho Sint ●K.G. International, Inc. ●Korozo
Ambalaj Esenyurt As. ●Kreyenborg Industries ●Kuraray America, INC.
Lachenmeier Aps ●Lachenmeier, INC. ●Lantech
●Lemaplas S.A. ●Lemaplas S.A. ●Len Associates LLC Dba Comassist ●Lieven ●LLC
"Pack And Service" ●LLC Sirius Extrusion ●Lord Brasil ●Lonza INC.
●Lyondellbasell Industries ●Lyondellbasell USA INC.
M. Holland Company ●M.J. Maillis S.A. ●Maag
Automatik INC. ●Macchi North America, INC. ●Macchi S.p.A. ●Macplast S.p.A.
●Macro Engineering and Technology INC. ●Malpack Stretch Film ●Manuli
Packaging Argentina ●Manuli Stretch Deutschland GmhH ●Manuli Stretch S.p.A.
●Maschinenfabrik Möllers GmhH ●Masterpak ●Matco Europe Bv ●Mcneely Plastics
●Megaplast S.A. ●Metabolix ●Metapel, S.A. De C.V. ●Metapel, S.A. De C.V. ●Mgc
Advanced Polymers ●Mid South Extrusion INC. ●Milliken & Company ●Millwood
Inc. ●Mini Grip De Mexico S.A. De C.V. ●Mitsubishi Corporation ●Mmp
Corporation Ltd. ●Mollers North America ●Movitec Wrapping Systems S.L. – MPC
– Soluciones Plasticas, S.A. DE C.V. ●Msk Covertech Group ●Muraplast D.O.O.
Naksan Plastik Ve Enerji San Ve Tic A.S.
●Napco Group Of Companies ●National Packaging Specialists ●Nct Holland B.V.
●Nct Spain ●NDC Infrared Engineering ●Nestle ●Nestle Waters Mt ●Network
Services Company ●Nex Performance Films ●Nexeo Solutions ●Next Generation
Recycling ●Next Generation Recycling ●NGR Next Generation Recycling Maschinen
GmhH ●Niagara Bottling ● No.El. S.r.l. ●Nolanplastica ●Nordenia ●Thong Fook
●Nordenia International Ag ●Nordfolien GmhH ●Norflex inc ●Norfolier Ab ●Norner
Innovation A/S ●Nova Chemicals
Obeikan Investment Group ●Oc High
Performance Cleaning Ag ●Ökopet Ltd. ●Olayan Arabian Packaging Ltd.
●Orbita-Film GmhH ●Ox Industries
P & O Packaging, LLC ●Pack Sys, S.A. De
C.V. ●Packsel Ltd Sti ●Pallmann Industries, INC. ●Papier-Mettler●Paragon
Films INC. ●Patria Plast, S.L. ●Paul & Co. GmhH & Co. Kg ●Paul &
Co. GmhH & Co. Kg ●Pearl Technologies, INC. / Hilrod ●Petro Rabigh
●Petrofina Deutschland ●Pg Films ●Phenix Marketing ●Pinnacle Films ●Piovan S.p.A.
-Plasticos Del Caribe ●Plasticos Y Derivados Dago, S.A. De C.V.
-Plastika-Andrej Mesojedec S.P. ●Plastotecnica S.p.A. ●Plastseven Ind Com
Ltda ●Pliant Corporation ●Pliant Films Products GmhH ●Polietileno Del Noreste
●Polimeri Europa France S.a.S. ●Polimeri Europa S.p.A. ●Poly Rafia, S.A. De
C.V. ●Polyad Services ●Polyfilm Extrusion US INC ●Polyfil Additives
Technology ●Polyfil Corporation ●Polyone Corporation ●Polyrafia S.A. De Cv
●Polyrafia S.A. De Cv ●Polytechs S.a.S. ●Polyvel INC. ●Precision Airconvey
Corporation ●Prime Plastic Products 3p – Printpack INC. ●Procter & Gamble
●Productos Termoencogibles De Mexico S.A. De C.V. ●PSI Polymer Systems INC.
●Pt Tekpak Indonesia
Qatar Petrochemical Co. Ltd. (Qapco)
●Quadrocom Ltd. ●Quintec Films CORP.
Raven Industries INC. – Reef Industries
●Regency Plastics Co Ltd. ●Regent-Stretch LLC ●Reifenhäuser GmhH
●Reifenhäuser INC. ●Reifenhäuser Kiefel Extrusion GmhH ●Repsol Química S.A.
●Repsol Ypf ●Reviv APT/Pureloop ●Rkw Se ●Robopac S.A. ●Ross Products Division
●Abbott Laboratories ●Ross Products Division ●Abbott Laboratories ●Rotopak
Ambalaj Sanayi Ve Ticaret A.Ş. (Alcan Pack●Royal Mouldings)
Sabic ●Sabic Deutschland GmhH & Co. Kg
●Sabic Europe ●Sabic Italia S.p.A. ●Sabic Marketing Iberica S.A. ●Sabic Sales
Europe B.V. ●Safe Load Testing Technologies ●Sasol Polymers ●Saudi Basic
Industries Company ●Saudi Industrial Development Fund ●Savola Plastic Stretch
Film Division ●Scantech Americas INC. ●Scientex Packaging Film Sdn Bhd●Sealed
Air CORP. ●Sealed Air CORP. ●Cryovac ●Selene S.p.A. ●Sequiplast Xxi ●Shree
Umiya Toys ●Sigma Specialty Films ●Sigma Stretch Film ●Signode ●Silvalac S.A.
●Silvalac S.A. ●Sinopia S.r.l. ●Sk Corporation ●Sleever Technologies
●Slovnaft A.S. ●SML Extrusion Technology ●SML Maschinen GmhH ●Sonoco ●Sonoco Alcore-Sonoco
Products Company ●Southern Film Extruders INC. ●Spartan Polymers ●Spdc Ltd.
●Specialty Minerals INC. ●SR Embalagens ●Standridge Color CORP. ●Starlinger
& Co. Ges.M.B.H. ●Starpak, Ltd. ●Sti Consulting ●Stok Emballage K/S
●Sumitomo Chemical ●Sun Chemical ●Sun Sea Plastic P.S. Co., Ltd. ●Sun Sea
Plastic P.S. Co., Ltd. ●Sweja Ab ●Swift & Company ●Swiss Winding
Performance Ag●Syncro S.r.l ●Syncro USA, LLC ●Systemi Suministro Y Soluciones
Tama Plastic Industries ●Technovaa
Industries LLC ●Tecno Coating Engineering S.r.l. ●The Dow Chemical Company
●Thermo Fisher Scientific ●Thong Guan Plastics and Paper Industries Sdn Bhd
●Thor GmhH ●Tia S.r.l ●Topas Advanced Polymers ●Torninova S.r.l. ●Total
Petrochemicals France (Qatar Branch Office) ●Total Petrochemicals INC. ●Total
Petrochemicals Research Feluy ●Total Polyfilm ●Total-Pack Sp. Z.O.O. ●Transco
Plastic Industries ●Transhield INC. ●Transpaco Specialised Films ●Transpaco
Specialised Films ●Triomada Plastic International Co. ●Trioplast GmhH
●Trioplast Industrier Ab ●Trioplast Landskrona Ab ●Trioplast S.a.S.
Uab Baltijos Polistirenas ●Uab Somlita ●Uat
Ltd. ●Ube Engineering Plastics S.A. ●Univation Technologies LLC ●Uniwrap As
●Unterland Flexible Packaging GmhH ●Unternehmensgruppe T. Mueller
ValFilm ●Valueing ●Ingeniería De Valor
●Vatan Plastik San. Tic. As ●Vereitv ●Viba S.p.A. ●Vilniaus Vingis Jsc
Wal-Mart Stores, INC. ●Western Concord
Manufacturing ●Westlake Chemical Corporation ●Windmoeller & Hoelscher
Corporation ●Windmöller & Hölscher Kg ●Winpak Films, INC. ●Wow Packing
Zaraplast S/A ●Zhejiang Hangzhou Xinfu
Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
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Ricardo Cardoso, Chief Operating Officer, Malpack
Monika Kleczek, PhD, Circular Economy Market Manager, NOVA
Jay Funderburk, Director – Flexible Packaging, VERITIV
Ram Singhal, VP of Environment and Technology, FPA
Eric Joneson, Vice President of Technology, Lansmont
Carlos Mora Martín, Sales Manager, SAFE LOAD TESTING