27 February-1 March 2018
EuroCIS 2018
Düsseldorf, Germany
International future retail event

28 February-1 March 2018
Packaging Innovations
NEC, Birmingham
Networking, trade stands and seminars

March 3 2018
Eden’s seventh annual World Pasty Championships
The Eden Project
Grand finale of the first-ever Cornish Pasty Week

7-8 March 2018
5th World Elastomer Summit
Dusseldorf, Germany
Q&A’s, interactive panel discussions and expert speakers

7-8 March 2018
Retail Week Live
Intercontinental London, The O2
150 world-class speakers from across retail and beyond

March 8 2018
Regenerative Earth Interactive Workshop
Anaheim Marriott
Featuring discussions by industry leaders

13-14 March 2018
MILLENNIAL 20/20 Summit
Old Truman Brewery, London
Summit for retail, marketing and commerce featuring over 200 world-class speakers

14-15 March 2018
Asean Pharma Packaging Conference (APPCON)
Two-day platform to discuss key happenings within the industry

14-15 March 2018
European Food & Beverage Plastic Packaging Summit
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Expert sparkers look at EU waste legislation, the impact of the circular economy, making resources more efficient and reducing the production of/improving the recycling of waste

20-21 March 2018
Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre
Event for custom-made products, for caterers, retailers, wholesalers etc

21-22 March 2018
Internet Retailing Expo
NEC, Birmingham
Focus on Omnichannel and creating frictionless retail experience, as well as access to key speakers and exhibitors

20 to 23 March 2018
Anuga FoodTec
Cologne, Germany
Trade fair covering solutions for all aspects of food production

28-29 March 2018
7th Annual Gasification Summit
Frankfurt, Germany
Formal presentations, interactive roundtable discussions and networking opportunities

4-5 April 2018
Industrial Pack
Atlanta, Georgia
Dedicated event for the industrial, transit and protective packaging industry

11-12 April 2018
Smart Systems Integration
International conference and exhibition on integration issues of miniaturized systems

22-23 April 2018
Natural Products Europe
Excel, London
Europe’s biggest trade show for natural products

24-25 April 2018
Label Summit Latin America 2018
Expo Guadalajara
Event aimed at senior decision makers working within the label and package printing sector

25-26 April 2018
8th European Algae Industry Summit
Vienna, Austria
Conference exploring ongoing developments of the algae industry, with insights from key industry players

4-5 May 2018
Interplast-Interpack print 2018
Mlimani Conference Centre, Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania
Event exploring the potential of the East African market

14-20 May 2018
National Vegetarian Week
UK-wide events put on by community groups, schools, universities, colleges, Brownies, individuals and others

15-18 May 2018
Global Print Expo
Messe Berlin, Germany
Nine halls showcasing screen, digital and textile printing solutions

16 May 2018
Machine Vision
Arena MK, Milton Keynes
Conference and exhibition

16-17 May 2018
Future of Formulation in Cosmetics Summit
Barcelona, Spain
Technical and marketing approaches of ongoing and forthcoming formula developments

29 May-1 June 2018
Fiera Milano
Exhibition for the meat and fish processing and packaging industry

5 – 7 June 2018
prim Europe
International Exhibition and Conference for Power Electronics, Intelligent Motion, Renewable Energy and Energy Management

11-15 June 2018
Achema 2018
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
World forum and leading show for the process industries

13-14 June 2018
Pack & Gift
Porte De Versailles, Paris
Exhibition featuring familiar names from packaging and personalisation

18-19 June 2018
Food Science 2018
Pulsus Gp, London
Opportunity to meet peers from industry and academia, with global exhibitors

19-20 June 2018
Plastics Design & Moulding (PDM)
Telford International Centre
From Brexit and the Chinese import ban to the recent demonisation of plastics by media and politicians, the PDM 2018 conference programme will tackle the most challenging issues facing the industry today

26 June
Computers in Manufacturing and Logistics Expo
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Largest event in the UK dedicated to software, IT and data in the UK manufacturing and logistics sector

26-27 September 2018
Fastener Fair Italy
Milan, Italy
Exhibition for fastener and fixing technology

7-8 November 2018
European Biomass to Power 2018
Stockholm, Sweden
European biomass market and its new developments, as well as focus on sustainability and commodity challenges

13 – 15 November 2018
Exhibition Centre Nuremberg, Germany
Goods exhibition for the whole process chain of beverage production

4-6 December 2018
Regenerative Earth Summit
Boulder, CO
Gathering of leaders in regenerative food, farming and fashion for climate action


7-13 May 2020
Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre, Germany
Suppliers’ trade fair components

Stephanie Cornwall