The ADF conferences

The ADF conference programme delivers high quality and technical content designed in collaboration with brands. Innovation, technology transfer and sustainable developments are at the heart of the conferences.

This two-day conference programme aims to give you a fresh perspective on how to overcome common challenges faced by different sectors like beauty, automotive or pharmaceutical  with a focus on technical packaging aerosols innovations and strategies for the future of the aerosols industry.

Be inspired by the experts!

The ADF&PCD conference returns this year, with a reinvigorated program of vital content to ensure it hits the spot to help you overcome your challenges.

We’ve spent the last year close to the market, talking to buyers, specifiers and suppliers like you from the aerosol, dispensing, perfume and cosmetic packaging industry to find out what keeps you awake at night so we can design the program to ensure it addresses YOUR needs!

This year’s programme features some of the gods and heroes of your industry, delivering insight on future trends, technical case studies, legislation updates, success and failure stories and how they overcame the challenges that you are also facing.

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Companies who spoke in 2017

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Topics in 2017 included:

  • Aerosol technologies production: technical advances and innovations
  • How to use the best practices of automotive for the aerosol industry
  • Next gen graphic technologies
  • FEA: European legislative threats and opportunities – FEA update
  • CSPA: U.S. federal and state legislative threats and opportunities –  CSPA update
  • Eco-design and sustainable development: challenges and prospects
  • Eco-design process and strategy for cosmetic packaging: how to do more?
  • Digital printing 2.0 resource efficient and environmentally friendly decoration of aerosol cans
  • Creating unexpected value for manufacturers and consumers with smart BOV packaging
  • Colour management concepts for the metaldeco industry
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PCD Conferences

Topics in 2017 included:

  • Exploring the senses of skincare luxury: global consumer insights help define skincare luxury
  • Necessity for child resistant packaging in cosmetic products – requirements, tubes solutions and marketed case study
  • How can we offer a new vision of beauty packaging for skincare and make-up?
  • Digital business development tools for packagers
  • Glass melting carbone mission reduction in luxury packaging
  • Testing/sampling: new concepts to sublimate the cx (customer experience)
  • How product digitalization can make perfumes more intimate, more exclusive, more enjoyable
  • Digitalization: how to build the future of packaging for luxury brands?
  • Anticipate customers’ needs with the connected and customised packaging
  • Design and modeling - match innovation to the latest technical possibilities