The 5th Speciality Films & Flexible Packaging Global Summit brought by Elite Plus++ Business Services was held on September 21st and 22nd 2016 at the Grand Hyatt, Mumbai. It received an overwhelming response from all across the world , with more than 930 delegates from 360 companies representing 23 countries. The keynote addresses for the day were delivered by Kishor Biyani, Group CEO, Future Group A. N. Jha, ED IOCL, Jan Homan, Member of the Supervisory Board, Constantia Flexibles , Vipul Shah, Chief Operating Officer, Reliance Industries . Day 2 Keynote Speakers were Wim Roels, Chief Executive Officer, Borouge and Ashok Chaturvedi, Chairman and Managing Director, Uflex .
There were seven sessions covering different topics such as materials, processing technologies, additives, adhesives and printing etc. through 38 presentations by eminent Veterans from across the world . Balaji Wafers, Britannia Industries, Capital Foods, Kellogg, Johnson & Johnson, ITC Limited, Hindustan Unilever, Hewlett-Packard India Sales, Haldiram Group, General Mills, Ferrero, Marico Industries, Mars International, Nestle, P&G , Parle Products , Perfetti Van Melle, Pidilite Industries
An eight member panel discussion on Consumer Waste Management was received well . The panel comprised of representation from all sections of the life cycle chain including panelists as Dr. Vijay Habbu, Senior, VP RIL , Amit Ray, ED , Uflex Markus Gschwandtner, MD and CEO, Brückner, Ranjit Mehta, MD Mehta Flex , Vipul Babu, Sales Director, Dow Chemical International , Manjeet Sahu, Associate Director, R&D, Packaging, Kellogg . The Summit also attracted participation from Brand Owners like Balaji Wafers, Britannia Industries, Capital Foods, Kellogg, Johnson & Johnson, ITC Limited, Hindustan Unilever, Haldiram Group, Ferrero, Marico Industries, Mars International, Nestle, P&G , Parle Products , Perfetti Van Melle, Pidilite Industries.
Elite Plus++ Business Services and CPMA awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award to Shri Suresh Gupta from Huhtamaki PPL as recognition of his achievements, which was followed by Networking Cocktails and a Gala Dinner. There were interactive Q & A sessions after sessions giving the opportunity to the delegates to interact with eminent Speakers. There were well spread out Networking Beverage & Lunch breaks giving the opportunity to attendees to meet the industry peers and friends.
We Thank each and every one who contributed towards making this Summit as the largest Flexible Packaging Summit in Asia. Thank you all for your support.