Conferences and Initiatives
Cultivate Your Network
PMMI U has developed a series of cutting-edge conferences and workshops to keep you updated on industry happenings and provide practical tools and training on essential business practices. PMMI U initiatives are a perfect opportunity to link with like-minded professionals and exchange ideas, resources, and best practices.
MarketTrends Roundtable: Gaining the Edge
June 3-4, 2014 | Chicago
WHO’S IT FOR?
Marketing, sales, and operational executives from PMMI member companies who want to stay ahead of market trends in the United States and other countries
Collaborate with colleagues during this informative, interactive, 2-day conference designed by and for PMMI members
- Your customer’s buying process
- The challenges of selling globally
- How to grow your aftermarket business
- Next steps to improve SEO and social media marketing techniques
- Latest trends, technologies, and regulations your customers are asking about
- The latest market research and the data can improve your sales
Need 2 Know: PMMI’s Safety, Standards,and Technology Conference
July 15-16, 2014 | Chicago
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Corporate management, engineers, risk managers, safety professionals, and other managers. Conference open to PMMI members and end users of packaging and processing equipment
WHAT IT PROVIDES?
Updates on standards, safety practices, and new technology you Need 2 Know to operate, maintain, design, and build packaging and processing machinery in today’s marketplace
Annual “How It’s Packaged” Student Tour
June 23-27, 2014
In its second year, PMMI hosts a jam-packed week of interesting and fun plant tours for college students at packaging and machinery manufacturers, as well as end users’ facilities.
If your company is a PMMI member or end user and you’d like to be a part of a tour, contact Dawn Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 571-612-3204.
This grass-roots initiative links equipment and supplier member companies and their customers with an avenue to
connect with students in their local areas. So far, JumPPstart Milwaukee and JumPPstart Minneapolis chapters have been established by PMMI member companies in those regions, and Chicago is now kicking off its first meeting.
Let your region be next!
If your company is a PMMI member or end user and you’d like to be a part of a tour, contact Maria Ferrante at email@example.com or 571-612-3195.