About Programme

Schedule Plan

1000– 1100 hrs

Inaugural Session: Navigating the Printing & Packaging Industry: Digital Transformation, Challenges, and Opportunities

The printing and packaging industry is constantly evolving, and digital transformation has played a significant role in shaping the industry. In this session, we will explore the latest trends and technologies that are driving this transformation, and how they are impacting different areas of the industry. We will also discuss the challenges faced by the printing and packaging industry, such as sustainability, cost pressures, and supply chain disruptions, and explore how companies are addressing these challenges through innovative solutions. Finally, we will delve into the opportunities in different areas of the printing and packaging industry, such as folding cartons, flexibles, labels, corrugation, and packing and filling lines. We will examine the growth potential, emerging markets, and new product innovations in each of these areas.
1100 - 1115 hrs

Tea Break

1115 – 1215 hrs

Plenary Session on Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR): Digital Transformation

This session will focus on the concept of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) and how it has evolved with the digital transformation. EPR programs aim to reduce waste and promote environmentally responsible behaviour from manufacturers and consumers. With the rise of e-commerce, the amount of packaging waste has increased significantly, and EPR programs have adapted by incorporating digital tools and technology. In this session, we will explore how EPR programs use digital platforms and mobile apps to track and monitor product and packaging waste flow through the supply chain. We will also discuss the impact of EPR on the environment and how it encourages sustainability.
1215 - 1300 hrs

Panel Discussion on Digital opportunities in customer service, supply chain & operations

This session will focus on the digital opportunities available in customer service, supply chain, operations in printing, and packaging industries. With the advancements in technology, businesses in these industries can leverage digital solutions to streamline their operations, enhance their supply chain efficiency, and improve their customer service experience. This session will explore how digital solutions like automation, artificial intelligence, and machine learning can improve productivity and profitability in the printing and packaging industries. We will also discuss how digital solutions like real-time monitoring, data analytics, and supply chain visibility can help businesses optimize their supply chain processes. Additionally, we will examine how digital solutions like chatbots, self-service portals, and predictive analytics can enhance the customer service experience and increase customer satisfaction.
1300 - 1400 hrs

Networking Lunch

1400 – 1445 hrs

Panel Discussion on Implementing automation in shop floor

This session will focus on the benefits and challenges of implementing automation in the shop floor of the printing and packaging industry. Automation can bring significant benefits to businesses, including increased productivity, reduced errors, and improved quality control. However, implementing automation can also be a complex process that requires careful planning and execution. In this session, we will explore how businesses in the printing and packaging industry can effectively implement automation technologies like robotics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. We will discuss the benefits and challenges of automation, including its impact on the workforce and the need for reskilling and upskilling employees. We will also examine case studies of businesses that have successfully implemented automation in their shop floor operations and the lessons learned from those experiences.
1445 – 1545 hrs

Plenary Session on Enhancing consumer experience through digital printing and smart packaging

The session will explore how digital adoption can enhance customer experience in printing and packaging. As the world becomes increasingly digital, customers expect a seamless experience across all touchpoints, including packaging and printing. By leveraging digital technologies, companies can create a personalized and engaging experience that meets the needs of their customers. The focus will be to highlight case studies to help participants gain insights into the latest digital technologies and how they can be used to enhance customer experience. Topics such as creating customized packaging designs, integrating augmented reality into packaging, and using digital tools to improve supply chain management would also be touched. Participants will also learn about the challenges and best practices of implementing digital transformation in printing and packaging, including how to manage data privacy and security, integrate new technologies into existing workflows, and measure the impact of digital transformation on customer experience.

Sponsors Category

Associate Partner

Siegwerk India Pvt Ltd

Lanyard Partner

A.T.E. Enterprises Private Limited  Business Unit: AxisValence

Corporate Contributor

Manroland Goss Group