Announcing the 2016 PACE Forums

1st January, 1970

Announcing the 2016 PACE Forums

Arena international is delighted to announce the return of the PACE (Packaging and Converters Executive) Forum. This series of events is now global, providing the ideal platform for educating, sourcing and developing partnerships. In the following years, it has gone from strength to strength, with 2016 promising to be the biggest and best yet. You will come away with  real, practical solutions to ensure the longevity of your business within an ever-increasingly competitive environment.

PACE Europe

PACE Europe retuned to city of Amsterdam for the 2016 event, welcoming over 100 brand owners across Europe. The 2016 event was a huge success with interactive roundtable sessions, panel discussions, workshops and one-to-one meetings to focus on the latest technology, best practices and key innovations of the industry moving forward.

We have already secured several high profile companies for PACE Europe 2017, including Billerud Korsnas, Crown Packaging Europe, Iggesund, Seigwerk, Stora Enso and Re-Seal it.

Next year’s event has been confirmed for the 28th February – 2nd March in Amsterdam – we hope to see you there!

PACE Americas

PACE Americas is the second event of 2016, returning for the 8th year, to the all new location of Chicago. Our 2016 program delves into the newest innovations, working to meet the consumer expectation. This also includes pressing issues such as sustainability and the need for ‘on the go’ packaging.

We are delighted to announce speakers from companies such as L’Oreal, Campari America, The Hershey’s Company, and Colgate Palmolive, delivering session including interactive panel discussions and one to one meetings.


PACE Asia will arrive in Singapore for the 9-10 November 2016!

This event has not only seen great success in bringing local business people together to network and discuss key issues, but has also seen attendees from a broader geography, with notable presence from India-based brand owners. PACE Asia has seen a strong attendance from senior packaging executives as well as cross industry representation, enabling fantastic networking possibilities.

If you have an interest in any of the PACE event series, there are many opportunities for you to be involved; whether you are a brand owner looking to deliver a presentation, seek a new supplier solution, lead a discussion, or simply attend the event, or a supplier looking to generate new business opportunities or learn first-hand about your clients’ challenges, please contact the PACE team on


Arena’s business-to-business events offer a myriad of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to drive their businesses forward.
Our sponsorship packages help companies educate ther target market on key industry issues and spread brand awareness throughout the

If you want to discuss how we can help you generate leads and add-value to your corporate and brand image please contact:

Paul Adams
+44 (0)20 7936 6948

Speaker opportunities

We identify and invite individuals we believe to be the best speakers in the market, if you think you can make a difference to the quality of our events please contact:

Chloe Roberts
T: +44 (0)207 936 6822