CPIA Plastic Film Manufacturers Association of Canada (PFMAC) Spring Technical & General Seminar

Thu, Jun 14, 2018 - Thu, Jun 14, 2018

7:30 am - 3:30 pm

DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Airport

925 Dixon Rd, Toronto, ON M9W 1J8


(subject to change)

7:30 – 8:20 a.m.      
Registration, Coffee and Breakfast

8:20 a.m.                  
Welcome & Introduction, Bill Branje, Polytarp

8:30 a.m.
Mike McAlear, Brampton Engineering,  Multi-layer blown film extrusion - Challenges, Benefits & Best Practices

9:30 a.m.
Shawn Lucas, Ampacet Corp,  Additives for multi-layer blown film extrusion.  Introduction of 4-5 diverse products that cover a range of performance, process and aesthetics for multi-layer films and processes.

10:15 a.m.                
Refreshment Break

10:45 a.m.                
Daniel Ward, NOVA Chemicals, Bonfire (Film Modelling) and test methods to evaluate sealants in multilayer films

Emilie Meddah, Clariant Plastics & Coatings, Sustainable fire protection for thin polyolefin films - AddWorks® LXR 920

11:45 a.m.                
Lunch and Networking (luncheon speaker TBD)

12:50 p.m.                
Welcome & Introduction,
 Sean Dennis, Trademark Plastics

1:00 p.m.
Bill Livingston, Trademark Plastics, Current Feedstock and Resin Market 

2:00 p.m.
Carol Hochu, CPIA, Issues Updates including G7 Plastic Marine Litter

2:45 p.m.
Joe Hruska CPIA, Plastic Film Sustainability Challenges & Opportunities

3:30 p.m. 

Registration  - includes breakfast & lunch    

CPIA Member Fee      $150 + (HST) $19.50 = $169.50  

Non-Member Fee     $250 + (HST) $32.50 = $282.50 


Event Sponsorship $500  - includes your company name/logo on event marketing & option to hand-out material at event.  To sponsor select option on registration form.