PCD Call for paper

Proposals for the 2017 PCD conference are now closed.

The 13th edition of PCD will be held on Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 January 2017, Porte de Versailles, Hall 6, Paris, simultanément avec la 11ème édition d'ADF (Aerosol & Dispensing Forum).at the same time as the 11th edition of ADF (Aerosol & Dispensing Forum). Innovation, transfers of technology, intellectual property and sustainable development will be the leitmotif for the conferences and exhibition.

Participants

  • Directors and packaging managers : R&D, Innovation, Development, Purchasing, Quality ; Marketing and General Management

Sessions

  • Patent creativity: how to generate ideas ?
  • Design, mockup, prototyping & 3D printing
  • Hygiene, hair and hair colour products, sun care products
  • Personal care, cosmetics and make-up
  • Perfumes for women and men
  • Secondary packaging: labels, inserts, accessories, triptychs, fillers, folding boxes, gift boxes
  • Electronic-cosmetics convergence “e@PCD”
  • Innovation, open-innovation, R&D, purchasing strategy

Main areas of expected papers

  • Hygiene, hair and hair colour products, sun care products
  • Personal care, cosmetics and make-up
  • Perfumes for women and men
  • Secondary packaging : labels, inserts, accessories, triptychs, fillers, folding boxes, gift boxes, etc.

Main technical areas

  • Design, prototyping & maquettes, 3D Printing
  • Colour management, colorimetry
  • Compatibility and predictability
  • Materials and new materials, mediums and substrates : metals, plastics and additives, bio plastics, films, foils and adhesives, papers, cardboards (flat, micro flute and corrugated), wood, textiles
  • Processing : injection, molding, IML, forming techniques, printing (silkscreen, pad printing, offset, helio, flexo, digital), inks, varnishes, coatings
  • Assembly: robotics, bonding, welding, friction, magnetic, etc.
  • Decoration and finishing techniques: TTS, laser, hot foil stamping and cold transfer, tamper evidence, embossing, stamping, doming, accessorization, etc.
  • Cutting, folding, bonding, insertion, application
  • Applicators and dispensing systems
  • Printed electronics, electronics-cosmetics convergence « e@PCD »
  • Traceability, fight against counterfeit

You can already apply for the 2018 edition. To this end, please send the title, a 10-line summary, the full name and address of the speaker, a short CV and photo to Christelle ANYA, ADF&PCD Congress Director Paris & New York, at the following address: christelle.anya@easyfairs.com