This one-day Fall Executive Conference presents a content-rich agenda focusing on industry topics, issues, opportunities and challenges. Conference registration is available on the FPA website,, and hotel reservations can be made by contacting the Four Seasons Hotel at 312-280-8400 and referencing group code FL0917. The deadline for room reservations is August 31, 2017.

Agenda speakers and topics include:

  • Adam Gendell, Sustainable Packaging Coalition, Introduction to the Sustainable Packaging Coalition’s “How2Recycle” Program
  • Andy Hackman, Serlin Haley, Flexible Packaging State Advocacy Program Update
  • Nick Vafiadis, IHS Chemical, Polyolefin Market Update
  • Flexible Packaging Market Growth Opportunities
  • An Update on the ITC’s Investigation of Chinese Aluminum Foil Imports

The conference agenda will also feature special guest speakers Ben Saunders, a World Record-Breaking Polar Explorer and repeat TED Speaker; Peter Ricchiuti, a Wall Street Investment Visionary and Finance Speaker; and Matt Tenney, a Social Entrepreneur and Author.

For More Information

For more information on registration, hotel reservations, and the agenda for the FPA 2017 Fall Executive Conference, contact FPA at or 410-694-0800, or visit

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FPA 2017 Fall Executive Conference

October 3, 2017

Four Seasons Hotel, Chicago, Illinois

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