Global Pouch Forum

June 15 - 17, 2016

InterContinental Miami
Miami, FL

Your Global Pouch Forum Registration Includes:
  • Access to all General Session presentations where packaging thought leaders will share insights, market trends and technologies, cost-cutting strategies and future opportunities.
  • Admission to the Global Pouch Exhibition & Reception on Thursday, June 16th, featuring top suppliers of package materials, components and services. Network with your fellow packaging professionals and find solutions, expertise and contacts in a relaxed environment.
  • Presentations available for download after the conference ensuring that you will have all of the details and main points for your reference after you return to the office.
  • Refreshments and Meals: Two cocktail receptions, two continental breakfasts, am & pm refreshment breaks, and one luncheon.



Substitutions are accepted at any time. To obtain a refund of your registration fee (minus a $150 processing fee), you must send an email to and receive a notification of confirmation before 5:00 pm EST on May 24, 2016. No refunds will be granted after that deadline.


For questions/help registering to attend, please contact:
  Kristen Rothweiler

For questions/help registering to exhibit and/or sponsor, please contact:
  Janet Martinelli
  610-436-4220 x8514

Global Pouch Forum and
TAPPI PLACE Stand-Up Pouch Making Workshop


Attendee Registration Rates - Global Pouch Forum
(see below for Forum+TAPPI Workshop Combo Rates)
Early Bird
by 5/24/16
after 5/24/16
Global Pouch Forum $1,090 $1,390
Global Pouch Forum Team
(2 or more from same company - rate is per person)
$890 $1,190
Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturer

Professionals from brand owner companies that produce consumer packaged goods (CPG) are eligible for this rate. Examples include goods such as soft drinks, toiletries, over-the-counter drugs, toys, processed foods and other consumables

$790 $890
Press and Educators

Editors of non-competitive publications, Professors or Students

$375 $375
Exhibitor Rates - Global Pouch ForumEarlybird
by 12/15/15
Exhibit Space+One Attendee Registration
Includes tabletop at June 16th Exhibition, one attendee registration, team discount rate on additional registrations, company contact(s) and 50-word description in event workbook.
$1,995 $2,295
Second Space Only (No 2nd Attendee) $1,145 $1,145
Additional Exhibitor Personnel $890 $890

For more information on our Exhibitor packages, please see Exhibit Pricing & Details. Or contact Emily Patten to review sponsorship and/or expo opportunities at 484-467-7236 or

Additional Educational Sessions - TAPPI Place
by 5/24/16
Stand-Up Pouch Workshop
June 15th, 1:00-5:30 PM *
$495 $595
COMBO: Workshop+Forum $1,485 $1,885
COMBO Team: Workshop+Forum
(2 or more from same company - rate is per person)
$1,285 $1,685

* Your Stand-Up Pouch Workshop registration includes the Global Pouch Forum Welcome Reception, June 15th, 6:00-7:30 PM

After successfully completing the TAPPI Workshop, participants should be able to:
  • List various pouch structures and their use in SUP applications
  • Identify processing issues for a variety of pouch materials
  • Discuss the capabilities and limitations of pouch-making equipment
  • Discuss the pouch-making process including web handling, polymer processing and troubleshooting
  • Identify the unique equipment and substrate requirements for SUP laminations
  • Explain the process requirements for making SUP structures
Who Benefits Most from this Workshop?
  • Technical directors and superintendents
  • Technical assistants
  • R&D personnel
  • Quality control personnel
  • Buyers
  • Account managers