UBM Canon, MD&DI, MPMN, Qmed, Plastics Today, Packaging Digest, PMPN,and Design News and are proud to kick-off their "MedTech Trends in 2013" Webcast Series. The first in the series, sponsored by Epicor & MDI Consultants, will focus specifically on Dealing with FDA in a Changing Compliance Landscape and will offer an in-depth analysis and discussion from experts in the industry.
The Institute of Packaging Professionals UK (IoPP) has launched an apprenticeship scheme in partnership with City of Bristol College.
This work-based training programme has been developed specifically for the packaging industry to meet the growing need for practical skills and knowledge, whilst introducing more young people to a career in packaging.
Following a successful semester-long project, a team of four senior Mechanical Engineering students from the University of Delaware recently presented their Adjustable Bottle Transfer System to Omega Design Corporation, a global provider of innovative packaging machinery and serialization solutions and the worldwide leader in bottle unscrambling technology. Omega sponsored the team’s Fall 2011 Senior Project, designed to give students real-world career experience prior to graduating.
Answering the growing demand for education on your time, at your own pace, and from wherever you are, IoPP is launching its first series of web-based E-Learning packaging courses.
Online Fundamentals of Packaging Technology
WestPack, California's largest packaging tradeshow, announced the launch of two new seminars complementing the exposition in Anaheim, CA on Feb. 14-16, 2012. The seminars focus on sustainability and automation and cost control, two of the most pressing topics impacting all sectors of the packaging industry.