The European Label Forum 2017 – A journey into the label industry’s future
GERMANY • Next week the FINAT ELF 2017 takes place in Berlin, Germany, from 7 to 9 June. The conference will launch with an opening keynote address by “the other” Michael Jackson, the management guru from South Africa. Following the keynote speech, the programme will highlight the manufacturing, product experience and people side of this disruptive evolution, bringing to the stage Stephan Lechel, Porsche Consulting, D, Andy Hobsbawm, EVRYTHNG, UK/USA, and Jan Denys,Randstad Group, BE.
Featuring possible scenarios for its business environment in 2020-2025, and providing a practical context as background information for strategic decision making FINAT has commissioned scenario-planning expert Paul de Ruijter, De Ruijter Strategy, NL to conduct a project over the upcoming months that will culminate in two parallel interactive workshops during ELF.
During the second day of the conference a review of the market for direct digital print to containers by AWA Alexander Watson Associates, NL will be followed by the annual summary of FINAT’s authoritative labelstock statistics and half-yearly market review, the FINAT RADAR. ELF participants will additionally benefit from a special report on a FINAT-commissioned study into the present and future status of digital label printing in Europe, prepared by Jennifer Dochstader and David Walsh of US-based market research agency LPC.
More informations to the event:
- Five takeaways and more responses from Jules Lejeune
- Joschka Fischer at the ELF 2017
- Full programme of the European Label Forum 2017: www.europeanlabelforum.com
- Picture Gallery to the jury meeting to the FINAT Label Competition 2017 (Award ceremony on Wednesday evening, 7 June 2017)