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Pack to the Future - Latest Agenda & Running order for tomorrow 19th October 2011 #PTTF

Pack to the Future

Wednesday 19th October at:

CELS (Centre for Effective Learning in Science) building
Nottingham Trent University
Clifton Campus,- (NOT the city centre campus)
Clifton Lane
NG11 8NS

Doors will open at 4.00pm for a start at 4.30
Free buffet and refreshments will be available
The event will finish at 8.30pm.

4.00pm   Welcome, registration, coffee & setup


4.30       Open & Introduction - Overview of event & what we are trying to achieve

Chris Penfold - Chairman of East Midlands Packaging Society


4.40       Presentation 1Consumer focused web-enabled intelligent packaging

Chris Penfold - Chairman of East Midlands Packaging Society


5.15      Presentation 2 - Anti-counterfeiting technologies  

Jeremy Plimmer - Editor/Publisher - Product & Image Security Foundation & Chairman of West Midlands   Packaging Society


5.40      Presentation 3 – Nottingham Trent University - Some Case Studies

Christopher Hall - Hive Business manager - The role of the Hive (business creation and innovation unit) & the  development of packaging products by students 



Table top presentations from some business 'sponsors' - informal - small huddles

Facilitated discussions - any students wanting to explain what their potential projects are - informal groups

Review of notice board & Twitterfeed – Questions v answers - needs/wants versus support available


7.00     Presentation 4 - Nottingham Trent University - Thin Film Processing for Flexible Displays & Research Collaboration Opportunities

Wayne Cranton - Professor of Visual Technology @ NTU


Printed electronics for packaging (and other) applications

Neil Chilton from Printed Electronics Ltd


7.25      Presentation 5 - Knowledge Transfer Networks (KTNs), IOM3 & Mintel packaging innovations from   around the world

Keith Barnes - Chairman of Packaging Society


7.50      Presentation 6 - Sustainable packaging: An oxymoron?

Mark Shayler – Eco Warrior - The TicketyBoo Company


8.05       Wrap up, Feedback, Next Steps & special award 

Chris Penfold



Informal discussions as per first break - facilitated if necessary


8.30        CLOSE


See you there

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Tags: #PTTF, #design, #innovation, #ntu, #packaging, #packtothefuture

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