Call for Papers

Call for Papers

The European Thermoforming Division of the SPE is pleased to announce their 12th European Thermoforming Conference will be held in Geneva, Switzerland.

Why attend?

This event is the single most important event in the thermoforming calendar and is where Europe’s leading exponents in thermoforming gravitate to network with their peers.

It is an opportunity to learn of the latest technological developments within our industry through technical presentations and evaluating products and services being displayed at the Tabletop exhibitions.

We can be assured that the attendees will consist of a significant cross section of processors, end-users, material suppliers, tool makers, machine and allied equipment suppliers.

Who should attend?

  • Thermoformers
  • OEM’s
  • Machinery & Tooling Producers
  • Film and Sheet Suppliers
  • Resin Producers
  • Recyclers

Conference Highlights

  • Keynote Presentations
  • Technical Sessions on Thin & heavy Gauge
  • Workshops
  • Exhibition
  • Networking Events
  • Parts Exhibition

What makes ETD Conference different to others?

This event is unique because it is run specifically for the thermoforming industry and is organised solely by members of the industry. Its main objective is to create a platform that encourages industry members to share and transfer technical knowledge and expertise. Technical speakers and presentations are carefully selected to provide the maximum value.

Workshops and Technical Sessions:

Our programme includes technical presentations by recognized industry experts, featuring new developments in our industry. It allows members of our industry to actively participate in those discussions.

Sponsors and Exhibitors:

A prime opportunity to market and sell your product or services to a ‘captive audience’ solely involved in the European Thermoforming Industry. This represents remarkable value on your marketing investment?

Parts Exhibition:

This is an increasingly popular event, which allows participants to showcase their thermoformed parts. The winning entries will be judged on their originality, innovation, technical complexity, best use of materials etc. Parts will be on display during the conference and the winners will be announced with awards presented on the final day of the conference.

Call for papers

Intention to submit a paper should be communicated to the Conference Secretariat as soon as possible.

Include the prospective title and a general outline of the work. Authors are invited to provide an abstract (300 words max.) of their paper before 10th September 2019. Abstracts may include essential figures and references.

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