The PCD conferences

The PCD 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 the industry with a focus on technical packaging innovations and strategies for the future of the cosmetics market.

Interested in speaking?

Who can apply?

Brands, exhibitors, universities, industry thought-leaders, etc.

How to apply

Please send your speaker proposal by 30 June, 2017, including the title and full details of the speaker, complete with photo and a short bio, and a 200-word summary of your presentation topic to Laurent Lemire -  or complete the form.

PCD Conferences

Companies who spoke in 2017

Logo L'Oréal
Estée Lauder logo
Logo Albéa
Neopac the Tube logo
Quadpack logo
Logo esepac
Logo Verescence
Logo Digital Packaging
Logo Westrock

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

ADF Conferences

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
Pictures of ADF conferences