CII conference to focus on digital transformation in print and packaging
CII and the Tata Communications Centre for Digital Transformation are organising a conference on 9 June which will focus on digital transformation in the printing and packaging industry. SN Venkataraman, chief executive. packaging & printing business, ITC is the chairman of this full-day conference at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi.
31 May 2023 | By Rahul Kumar
The conference aims to showcase the latest technological trends in printing and packaging, focusing on automation, safety, digital printing, and consumer-connected packaging. The conference will delve on the following aspects: Navigating the printing and packaging industry: digital transformation, challenges, and opportunities: folding cartons, flexibles, labels, corrugation and packing, filling lines. Also there will be a focus on Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR): Digital Transformation plus digital opportunities in customer service, supply chain and operations; as well as implementing automation one the shopfloor and enhancing consumer experience through digital printing and smart packaging.
Other than SN Venkataraman, chief executive - packaging and printing business, ITC, some of the speakers at the conference are: Chakravarthi, AVPS, the global ambassador of World Packaging Organisation; Dr. Babu Rao, Guduri, the joint director/aAssociate professor at the Indian Institute of Packaging; Pooja Arora, the vice president, procurement and infrastructure at Blinkit Commerce. Plus there are: Barun Banerjee, the leading packaging & sustainability expert in the FMCG and pharma industry; and Himanshi Mahajan, DGM Packaging R&D at Mother Dairy.
In addition, there are: Ashish Pradahan, president of Siegwerk in Asia; Vijay Pareek, MD of Genius Flexo; BS Chandrashekar, cluster sales head of South Heidelberg; Rajesh Voruganti, general manager, the product development & international sales, packaging business at ITC Limited; KV Sanil Kumar, head - Sales & Service, ATE. Enterprises; Tim Klappe, Asia head of MPS Systems BV; Sougandh KM, head sales development of Universal Robots; Pawandeep Sahni, managing director of Omet India; and Ajay Rao Rane, the vice president of digital printing solutions at Domino Printech India LLP
The conference will be attended by senior representatives from the FMCG sectors, printing and packaging converters, technology providers, and related companies.
SN Venkataraman, chief executive - packaging & printing business, ITC, said, "The printing and packaging industry is constantly evolving, and digital transformation has played a significant role in shaping the industry. Our aim is to scrutinise the latest trends and technologies that are driving this transformation, and how they are impacting different areas of the industry."
Ridham Tripathi of the Centre for Digital Transformation CII added, "We will discuss the challenges faced by the printing and packaging industry, such as sustainability, cost pressures, and supply chain disruptions, and explore how companies are addressing these challenges through innovative solutions."
WhatPackaging? and PrintWeek magazines are the media partners for the event.
To register: please click the link: https://bit.ly/CIIPrintingPackaging
Or contact: Ridham Tripathi of the Centre for Digital Transformation CII. Contact number: 8433480530