The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) has opened registration for the 2022 FPA Fall Executive Conference, planned for October in San Antonio, Texas. Registration is open to both FPA members and non-members.
This one-day conference will focus on industry-specific topics, including updates on the global flexible packaging market; the European flexible packaging market; the polypropylene market; the FPA state advocacy program; FPA’s Emerging Leadership Council (ELC) activities; and an overview of the United Nations Treaty on Plastic Pollution.
Keynote speakers include David Robinson, NBA Legend, a star at the U.S. Naval Academy, earning All-American honors twice, and winning college basketball’s most prestigious honors, the Wooden and Naismith Awards, in his senior season – but waited two seasons before debuting in the NBA.
The second keynote speaker is Anna Palmer, founder and CEO of Punchbowl News, best-selling author, and former co-author of Politico Playbook who has been writing about congressional leadership, the lobbying industry, presidential campaigns, and the politics of governing for more than 15 years.
Conference speakers will also include Lauren Aguilar, government affairs associate at Serlin Haley; Guido Aufdemkamp, executive director of Flexible Packaging Europe; Andy Hackman, a principal lobbyist at Serlin Haley; Jonathan Quinn, director of market development and sustainability at Pregis; Esteban Sagel, principal at Chemical and Polymer Market Consultants; Clint Smith, BDAM, Government & Trade, Euromonitor International and Felipe Victoria, senior manager for International Plastics Policy at Ocean Conservancy.