DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers Events

DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers participates in international tradeshows and events to educate and collaborate with leaders across the packaging, industrial and consumer value chains on solutions that can meet their needs.

2015   |   2014   |   2013   |   2012

Cosmoprof Asia November 11-13, 2015 Location:  Hong Kong
Luxe Pack October 21-23, 2015 Location:  Monaco
Pack Expo September 28-30, 2015 Location:  Las Vegas, Nevada
Taipei International August 26-29, 2015 Location:  Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan
Conference on Asphalt Pavements (CAPSA) August 16-19, 2015 Location:  Capetown, S. Africa
ProPak China July 15-17, 2015 Location:  SNIEC Pudong, Shanghai, China
ProPak Asia June 17-20, 2015 Location:  BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand
EastPack June 9-11, 2015 Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, New York
Chinaplas May 20-23, 2015 Location:  Shanghai Expo Center, Pudong, China
2015 DuPont Packaging Awards Celebration May 14, 2015 Location:  Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Feiplastic May 4-8, 2015 Location:  Pavilhao de Exposicoes do Anhembi - Sao Paulo - SP - Brazil
Expo Milano May 1-October 31, 2015 Location: Milano, Italy
NPE March 23-27, 2015
Location:  Orlando, Florida
(more information to follow)
Judging - 2015 DuPont Packaging Awards March 3-5, 2015 Location:  Wilmington, Delaware
WestPack February 10-12, 2015 Location:  Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California
PCD Congress February 4-5, 2015 Location:  Paris, France
Interplastica January 27-30, 2015 Location:  Moscow, Russia
The Last Food Mile Conference December 8, 2014
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, USA

Yasmin Siddiqi will be presenting "Food Packaging for Extended Shelf Life and Reduced Losses."

To learn more about the event, visit the conference website at

Cosmoprof 2014 November 11, 2014
Bologna, ITALY
Grandiôse elegance –reinventing mascara with Surlyn® 
Pack Expo 2014 November 3-5, 2014
Chicago, Illinois, USA

DuPont technical experts and partner companies discussed various topics related to today’s packaging trends and issues. The group held a series of thought-provoking discussions in our Collaboratory about food safety and security, DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation and current packaging technologies.

Download a one-page summary of the events that took place.

Luxepack 2014 October 2014
Creating elegance and timeless packaging identity with DuPont™ Surlyn®

PAC's (Packaging Association Consortium)

"A Day in the Life Symposium"

September 30-Oct. 2, 2014, Ontario, CANADA A collaboration among packaging value chain members to mitigate food waste - 

Monday, September 30th:  Yasmin Siddiqi, Global Relationship Manager, addressed main issues related to reducing packaging waste while improving cost and performance of packaging materials with her presentation, "The Food Security Issue and The Role of Packaging."
Interpack 2014

May 8-14, 2014
Düsseldorf, GERMANY
Added functionality, reduced ecological footprint and less food waste through collaboration
Chinaplas April 23-26, 2014
Shanghai, CHINA

Visitors discovered the breadth of product portfolio and latest innovations by DuPont. It was also be a great opportunity to discuss together how we can collectively make a difference in collaborating around items that include:

  • Sustainable packaging solutions that can provide versatile functionalities to improve shelf appeal, life and enhance consumer convenience.
Luxepack 2013

October 23-25, 2013
The elegant and sophisticated multi-sensory “Maison Surlyn®” was the home of DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers artistic expression at Luxepack.  DuPont™ Surlyn® surprised and inspired the professionals of the luxury packaging industry. For the second consecutive year, Italian designer Franscesco Lucchese shaped the DuPont stand, this time as a luxury boutique, to highlight the creative possibilities of Surlyn®. Combining bold classicism and refinement with contemporary trends, Surlyn® offers perfume and cosmetic packaging designers the freedom to indulge their creativity with an infinite range of new possibilities. 
Pack Expo 2013
September 23-25, 2013
Las Vegas, Nevada USA
Key topics presented by DuPont leaders during this show were:
  • "Global Trends and Science-Based Capabilities”
  • Modifiers Improve Recycling:  DuPont™ Fusabond® resins well-suited to your needs.
  • Joining the Unjoinable:  Global expertise to develop NEW targeted formulations.
  • How Do You Line Up All Those Polymers? New R&D-scale 9-Layer Blown Film Line.
  • From Body Armor to Snack Packaging:  DuPont™ Kevlar® Ballistics Modeling extended to packaging film structures.
  • Easy-Peel Solutions:  Repeatable performance you can count on.
  • Food Security Through Collaboration:  Leveraging Packaging to Improve Food Security
Istanbul 2013 March 12, 2013
Instanbul, TURKEY
DuPont Packaging and value chain partners shared perspectives on new technologies and DuPont capabilities to reduce waste and improve performance at Istanbul on March 12, 2013, at the conference titled “Building the Future of Packaging, Together”.
Event Date/Location Description
Luxepack 2012 October 25-26, 2012
Visitors to the DuPont stand were welcomed to a surprising gallery built in the form of a giant kaleidescope to underline the endless design possibilities of Surlyn®, including the use of Surlyn® 3D Technology. They were surrounded by Surlyn® and its colors, textures and shapes through images of the material reflected many times by the creative use of mirrors in the place.
NPE 2012

April 1-5, 2012
Orlando, Florida USA

Visitors were able to:

  • Collaborate with DuPont's technical experts to learn about the latest products and technologies that would help them create affordable and sustainable packaging that meets their performance criteria and those of their customers.

  • Learn how DuPont's new Innovation Centers can help meet the challenges facing the world today.
  • Discover what's new in polymer technologies for packaging, with a special focus on sustainability.

  • Take the opportunity to see running machines in action.

  • Take advantage of technical and business sessions that include SPE’s ANTEC and SPI’s Business of Plastics Conference.
Wire & Cable 2012

March 26-30, 2012
Düsseldorf, GERMANY
DuPont tailored materials experts were on hand to discuss industry trends and business opportunities based on our wide range of specialty ethylene copolymers for wire and cable compounding and adhesion applications. 
PCD 2012 February 9, 2012

Visitors to the DuPont booth had the opportunity to:

  • View a surprising array of forms, textures, colors and special effects for the packaging of perfumes and cosmetics – only made possible by the innovative use of DuPont™ Surlyn®.

  • See a presentation of new design concepts and commercial applications in Surlyn® 3D - the innovative process of overmolding polymer inserts with Surlyn® - that helps achieve greater packaging differentiation.