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US Food & Beverage Plastic Packaging Summit

Date: 12th August 2020 - 13th August 2020 Location: Chicago - Illinois - USA

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 25 March 2020, 09:37

ACI’s US Food & Beverage Plastic Packaging Summit in Chicago, is currently scheduled to take place on 12-13 August. We are, however, monitoring the situation closely and heeding the latest advice of relevant authorities the very best we can to ensure we protect the health and safety of our attendees and provide the highest quality event possible. We will call and email all registered attendees in case of any changes. If you have any questions please contact one of the event team on the details tab below.

With the success of our European edition we are about to launch our first edition of the US Food & Beverage Plastic Packaging Summit 2020.

The conference will bring to light the latest challenges and developments currently being faced in the industry and what is foreseen in the future. The focus will be on the industry’s increasing challenge for innovation toward a sustainable future, looking at the best strategies for sustainable packaging including recyclability and the benefits of using re-usable plastic packaging. Brands and retailers will share their thoughts and information on consumer experience and demands for the next generation of packaging and its place in the circular economy


12th August 2020
13th August 2020
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Sarah Ajawin – Content
+44 20 3141 0643
Dimitri Pavlyk – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
+ 44 (0)203 141 0627
Krisztina Maria Szabo – Commercial Partnerships
+44 (0) 203 141 0603
Jayme Burns – Logistics
+44 (0) 203 141 0640


Chicago, IL United States

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  • Analyzing Trends in the U.S Food & Beverage Market and its Plastic Packaging industry
  • Global Brand Owners moving towards Sustainability
  • The Benefits of Using Re-usable Plastic Packaging rather than Single Use Plastics
  • Researching the Latest Developments in Bio-Based & Bio-Degradable Plastics
  • Innovation & Technology Culture- The Future of the Consumer
  • Determining the Role of Technology and Innovation in Improving the image in other Alternative Packaging
  • Gaining an Insight into the Role of Plastics within the Circular Economy
  • Exploring the Future of Plastic Packaging

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:

Sarah Ajawin

Tel: +44 (0)20 3141 0643

Email: [email protected]


Heads of packaging, sustainability, waste, quality, environmental affairs & innovation from:

Brand owners – food & beverage


Packaging manufacturers


Recycling plant owners

Brand owners, retailers, packaging manufacturers, converters

Alex Garner, Founder & CEO, Yumix

Freya Burton, Chief Sustainability and People Officer, Lanzatech

Ben Weir, Loop Business Development team , TerraCycle

Alex Buck, PhD, Industrial Innovation Manager, Iowa Corn

ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Krisztina Maria Szabo

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0603

Email: [email protected]



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