Itinerary

Day 1: Thursday, March 9th

4:00-5:30

Check In

RIT Inn & Conference Center

5:00-5:30

Network

RIT Inn & Conference Center

5:30-6:00

Welcoming Remarks

RIT Inn & Conference Center

6:00-7:00

Dinner

RIT Inn & Conference Center

7:00-9:00

Entertainment

RIT Inn & Conference Center

Day 2: Friday, March 10th

Arrive on RIT Campus

8:45-9:15

Premium Continental Breakfast

Louise Slaughter Hal

9:30-10:30

Keynote Speaker: Current Trends in Corrugated Packaging Design and Production

Neww Packaging and Display

CIMS 72-2240

10:30-11:00

Group Photo

Please wear your school apparel

CIMS 1st Floor Lobby

11:00-12:00

Breakout Session 1 (Choose One)

  • Packaging and E-Commerce: Complemar (CIMS 72-2120)
  • Tackling Food Waste: Wegmans (CIMS 72-2140)
  • Brand Management and Design: Esko (CIMS 72-2160)

12:00-1:45

Lunch

Louise Slaughter Hall

2:00-3:00

Keynote Speaker: Innovation and Sustainability in Flexible Packaging

American Packaging Corporation

CIMS 72-2240

3:00 – 4:15

Breakout Session 2 (Choose One)

  • Evolution of Digital Packaging: RIT (CIMS 72-2120)
  • Graduate Research: RIT (APC Lab)
  • Printing Processes: RIT (PAL Lab)
  • Packaging Evaluation Prep: RIT (Dynamics Lab)

4:15 – 5:30

Breakout Session 3 (Choose One)

  • Starting a Packaging Engineering Team: Harris Corporation (CIMS 72-2120)
  • Design for the User Experience: RIT (CIMS 72-2140)
  • Digital Printing Processes: RIT (PAL Lab)
  • Packaging Evaluation Prep: RIT (Dynamics Lab)

5:30-6:00

Network

Louise Slaughter Hall

6:00-7:30

Dinner

Student Alumni Union – Al Davis Room

8:00-10:00

Ice Skating

RIT Ritter Ice Arena

Day 3: Saturday, March 11th

Arrive on RIT Campus

8:45-9:15

Coffee and Pastries

Louise Slaughter Hall

9:30-11:30

Great Corrugated Challenge

Louise Slaughter Hall

11:30-12:30

RIT Tour

Louise Slaughter Hall

12:30-1:00

Awards and Closing Remarks

Louise Slaughter Hall

Departures