Pentawards conference

Jaarbeurs Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands
10 - 12/04/2018

Pentawards Conference


The Pentawards Conferences consists of a hand-picked selection of local and international design gurus and award winning rock stars of the packaging design industry. They will reveal the creative insight and design thinking that has formed the basis of their award-winning work. They will discuss the biggest challenges they had to overcome, each forming a topic / theme for the conference.

Be ready to be inspired by the future of packaging design! 

WHO ATTENDS? Design Agencies, In-house Packaging Designers, Brand Directors, Heads of Brand and Brand Managers, Business Owners, CEOs, Creative Directors, Packaging Developers / Engineers & Heads of Product Innovation. 

The Pentawards Conference speakers

Timetable 11 April - Theater 1

Time Speaker Subject Language
13:00 - 13:45 Mark van Iterson, Heineken Designing the future ENG
13:45 - 14.30 Marcel Verkaik, FLEX/design The Big Idea: awards and competitions as driver for creativity ENG
14:45 - 15:30 Jason Kempen, Design Bridge Amsterdam A Mantra for Creativity ENG
15:30 Patrick de Grande, Quatre Main From good to Great. A Belgian attitude ENG

Timetable 12 April - Theater 1

Time Speaker Subject Language
13:00 - 13:45 Paul Roeters, Studio Kluif Create to Conquer ENG
13:45 - 14.30 Brett Stabler & Billie Croucher , Taxi Studio (UK) The Normalisation of Premium - a look at the growing trend in premium design across categories ENG
14:45 - 15:30 Felice Uiterwijk & Mick de Reuver, Fairtrade Original & PROUDdesign Fairtrade Original: van keurmerk naar merkvoorkeur ENG
15:30 Graham Sturt, VBAT Change is just the beginning ENG
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