Digital Print for Packaging Europe 2017

5th - 7th December 2017



The potential of digital print is huge, and with the biggest names now recognising this and driving up their ROI - can you afford to get left behind? According to Smithers Pira's latest report on the 'Future of Digital Print for Packaging to 2020', digital packaging printing was valued at $10.5 billion in 2015. Do you want to make sure you're part of this huge market?

Join us at the much-anticipated Digital Print for Packaging from 5-7 December 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

Here are 5 reasons why you need to be at Digital Print for Packaging Europe:

  1. Stay at the forefront of digital print and packaging innovation through informative and exciting presentations on a wide breadth of topics including brand owner adoption, corrugated printing and direct-to-shape.
  2. Hear first hand case studies on successful and profitable implementation of digital print, as well as challenges faced and overcome from leading industry players. 
  3. Keep up to speed with the latest technological developments and market trends including a session on direct to shape and presentations on print head developments, inkjet printing and late stage customisation.
  4. Network and build relationships with senior industry experts and decision makers including HP, Elopak, Mueller Dairy, Heidelberger, Sun Chemical, Smurfitt Kappa, Omya, Kodak and more.
  5. Take part in an examination of what can be expected from the future with an interactive panel discussion on where brand owners see the future of their packaging and the benefits digital print can provide.

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Smithers Pira are recruiting for papers from experts at the forefront of digital print and packaging innovation to present at Digital Print for Packaging Europe 2017. If you have a digital print story to tell or if you have something to share on the below areas, we want to hear from you!

  • Brand owner/retailer case studies
  • Technology advances
  • Digital print for packaging success stories
  • Latest innovations in printing equipment, new inkjet technologies, design etc.
  • Digital printing and process improvements
  • Supply chain issues
  • Direct to shape printing
  • Corrugated printing
  • Digital printing from a customer's perspective
  • Market trends in digital packaging and consumer expectation of solutions
  • Brand personalisation, versioning and customisation
  • Regulatory changes and compliance
  • Challenges and potential solutions for new applications
  • Converter experience in digital print
  • Changes and innovations in materials, functionality, needs & developments
  • FMCG update on usage of digital print for packaging
  • Digital Printing for flexible packaging
  • Software – digital workflow, document creation, data organisation and flow 

Please complete the online form here to submit your abstract by 28th April 2017 or email conference producer Sabine Prack on by Friday 28 April 2017.

Venue & Info

Digital Print for Packaging Europe 2016 will take place from 5-7 December 2017 at the Meliá Berlin, situated in the heart of the city. 

  • Very close to the Brandenburg Gate, Museum Island and Alexanderplatz
  • 100 metres from Friedrichstraße station with excellent connections to anywhere in the city

Meliá Berlin
Friedrichstraße 103
10117 Berlin

Speakers, solutions providers and delegates are responsible for booking their own travel and accommodation. A limited number of rooms will be reserved for Digital Print for Packaging Europe attendees wishing to stay at the event venue.

Find out more here.


  Super Early Bird
Expires 21/07/2017
Early Bird
Expires 15/09/2017
Standard Rate
Expires 17/11/2017
Final Rate
Digital Print for Packaging Europe
(2 day conference)
€999.00 €1,149.00 €1,299.00 €1,399.00
Academic & Government Rate* 
(50% off at each price phase)
€499.50 €574.50 €649.50 €699.50

Tickets are not yet available online, so please download the offline booking form to secure your place.

You can also register your interest here to be notified as soon as tickets are available online and to receive all the latest conference updates.

  • Prices expire at 00:00UTC
  • Prices do not include German VAT at 19%

*To book at the academic/goverment rate, please contact with proof of status.