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Meeting Preview

Live. Virtual. Reimagined.
Pack Expo International goes digital with Pack Expo Connects
when the spotlight on packaging needs has never been brighter.
by Shana Marais, senior manager, PMMI

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Attendee registration is now open for the PMMI's
new web-based event, Pack Expo Connects 2020, running Nov. 9-13. The digital event replaces Pack Expo
International, which was cancelled due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Pack Expo Connects delivers the power of PMMI
Media Group and the Pack Expo brand to connect the
packaging and processing industry during these challenging times. With more than 600 exhibitors featuring
state-of-the-art virtual showrooms, attendees can spend
less time and effort searching for the latest innovations
and more time fostering connections via live chats, live
product demos and interactive educational opportunities.
At the heart of Pack Expo Connects is what attendees
value most: technology in action. With more than 2,600
live product demos over five days, attendees will be able
to watch demonstrations of machinery and products in
15-minute increments. Attendees can schedule one-onone live chats with product and technical experts to find
targeted solutions and expeditiously search for specific
products among 12 specific categories.
"We recognize how busy today's packaging professional is and made it our goal for Pack Expo Connects
to maximize attendees' time, making it easy to connect
with the right suppliers remotely," said Joe Angel, president, PMMI Media Group.
In addition to exhibitor interaction, Pack Expo
Connects offers virtual educational opportunities covering the most pertinent industry trends. These include the daily Jumpstart to kick off each day of the

event, including a Packaging and Processing Women's
Leadership Network session on Tuesday, Nov. 10,
with Jan Tharp, president and chief executive officer at
Bumble Bee Foods, San Diego, Calif. Innovation Stages,
Trend Chats and The Solution Room will offer expertled interactive educational sessions, and the Showcase of
Packaging Innovations will feature a web portal of the
latest in packaging from Pack Expo Connects partners.
Daily Download sessions with PMMI Media Group editors will discuss each day's highlights.
Live showroom hours will run Monday through
Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. CT.
International demo hours have also been added each
day to expand Pack Expo Connects' global reach. They
will be broadcasting at 9 p.m. CT and 4 a.m. CT. These
time slots will enable attendees who reside outside the
Western Hemisphere to view solutions and enjoy live interactions with exhibitors.
In addition, all educational sessions will be available
on-demand for international attendees to watch at times
convenient to them. Spanish language closed captioning
will also be provided for the Jumpstart sessions.
The MyConnects Planner can assist in organizing information and planning what sessions to attend and exhibitors to visit.
Preview Week will be held Nov. 2-6, the week before
Pack Expo Connects. During the preview, attendees can
browse, add product demos, educational sessions and all
items of interest to their MyConnects Planner.
To learn more, visit www.packexpoconnects.com.

PMMI developed a
new virtual event
to address
tradeshow-related
concerns during
the pandemic.
PMMI

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