AWA Pressure-Sensitive Label

Industry Seminar 2023

Challenges & Resiliency



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About the Seminar

The AWA Pressure-Sensitive Label Seminar, on February 8th, 2023, is a key event for companies and organizations across the value chain – including client companies, associations and strategic partners – on their market research needs related to sustainability, technology, and challenges and solutions. The timing of the event aims to draw industry professionals from around the globe.

The seminar provides an industry-driven platform for business leaders and professionals to discuss challenges in the Pressure-Sensitive Label Industry today including the disruption of material supply,  recycling rates, competition in primary product label application from alternative label formats, and the increasing levels of brand fragmentation. 

Delegates will have an excellent opportunity to gain insight into the latest product developments and innovations,  markets, and business challenges. 

The seminar will feature presentations and discussions, by key industry experts, on challenges and initiatives in the Pressure Sensitive Industry. Up-to-date information on the market and its growth opportunities will be highlighted.

In addition to the formal seminar presentations, there will be opportunities for networking and discussions through expert panel sessions.

The Program

This year’s Pressure Sensitive Label Seminar will feature presentations and panel discussions, by key industry experts, on important topics facing the pressure-sensitive label  industry:

– Supply/Demand Post COVID-19
– Pressure-Sensitive Label Growth & Competing technologies
– Pressure-Sensitive Label Challenges & Resiliency

Join the leading companies across the Pressure Sensitive Label value chain and sign up today!

Program Wednesday, February 8th

8:00am – 9:00am            

Registration Opens and Welcome Coffee                                                                                                                                  

9:00am – 9:30am             

Seminar Opening & AWA Label and Product Decoration Overview
Corey M Reardon, President & CEO, AWA Alexander Watson Associates

9:30am – 10:00am

Development Trend of Release Coating – Green and Diverse Solutions
Brain Wang, Application Expert, Elkem

10:00am – 10:30am

Die-Cutting and Converting – Challenges and New Solutions
Alexander Kai Gablenz, Technical Support Manager, Maxcess Intl

10:30am – 11:00am        

Coffee Break

11:00am – 11:30am       

Resilience and Adaptability in Pressure Sensitive Labels
Wilco Van Zwieten, CEO, Panoval (Asia) Ltd. 

11:30am – 12:30pm   

Panel Discussion – Sustainability and Recycling

Corey Reardon, President & CEO, AWA Alexander Watson Associates

Brain Wang, Application Expert, Elkem
Alexander Kai Gablenz, Technical Support Manager, Maxcess
Wilco van Zwieten, CEO, Panoval (Asia) Ltd. 

12:30pm – 2:00pm          

Lunch Break

2:00pm – 2:30pm           

AWA Linerless Market Overview Presentation 
Dr. Fan Wu, Market Research Consultant,  AWA Alexander Watson Associates

2:30pm  – 3:00pm          

The Advantages of Linerless Labels and Innovative Solutions
Iftach Amami, R&D Technologist and Technical Support, Dykam

3:00pm – 3:30pm

Developing Sustainable Solutions for Pressure Sensitive Labeling
Hendry Christian, South East Asia Sales Director. Fedrigoni


3:30pm – 4:00pm                               

Coffee Break

4:00pm – 5:00pm   

Panel Discussion – The Pressure-Sensitive Label Market & Future Expectations

Corey Reardon, President & CEO, AWA Alexander Watson Associates

Kisslay Sharan, Product Head, Avery Dennison ASEAN
Iftach Amami, R&D Technologist and Technical Support, Dykam
Johnson Lin, Marketing Director, Antac Label Material Co.


Closing Remarks
Corey M Reardon, President & CEO, AWA Alexander Watson Associates

5:00pm – 7:00pm          

Cocktail Reception

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PS Label Seminar 2023



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