IAPRI Board Announces 2021 and 2022 ConferencesIn 2021 IAPRI will host a virtual Member Conference because of the anticipated continued disruption to world travel. The 30th IAPRI Member Conference will be held in June 2021 as an virtual series of live presentations similar to the in-person version of technical track presentations on packaging research from IAPRI members. A Core Committee is currently working on the format and exactly how it will function. Please plan to submit an abstract later in 2020 in anticipation of presenting during the conference. It is anticipated there will be both general and peer-reviewed papers and poster presentations.
The Board of Directors also announced it has selected the Thai Packaging Centre to host the 23rd World Conference on Packaging in Bangkok, Thailand in June of 2022. The theme of the conference is tentatively planned as “PACKAGING FOR WORLD CRISIS”. PROPAK Asia 2022 will be held during 15-18 June 2022 at the same venue of the IAPRI conference.