Plastics Caps & Closures Innovation Award Panel and Award Presentation
The finalists for Plastics News' Plastics Caps & Closures Innovation Awards will discuss their projects in a special panel discussion before his year's winner is revealed.
Speakers: Mark Baker, Project Engineer, Clayton Corporation; Simon Knobel, Co-Founder and CEO, Calyx Containers LLC; Izabela Lomacka, Global Procurement Director ,The Coca-Cola Company; Kevin Martz, Director of Research & Development, Clayton Corporation; Michael Price, Senior Engineer, Closures, Packaging R&D, Coca-Cola North America; Penny Walter, Senior Category Manager, Procurement - North America, Coca-Cola Bottlers' Sales & Services
Process Innovation in Plastics Caps & Closures
This closing session will discuss several of the compelling new work being done in caps and closures applications. iMFLUX, a pioneer in injection molding technologies for caps and closures, will introduce next-stage technology that could dramatically affect manufacturing. And eAgile, last years winner of the Plastics Caps & Closures Innovation Award, will discuss its eSeal technology and some of the heady advances in smart caps.
Speakers: Gene Altonen, Chief Technology Officer, Imflux, A Unit of Procter & Gamble; Dirk Bratt, RFID Tag Specialist