Keynote speaker Jeff Burton, a professional stock-car racing champion and NBC Sports analyst, will talk about the "Role of Communication in Building High-Performance Teams." Often referred to as “The Mayor” by fans, competitors, and the media, and known for his business intellect and leadership, Burton has worked closely with NASCAR on a variety of safety improvements, including more protective seats, track walls, cockpits, helmets, and uniforms, etc.
In another keynote, Kyla Fisher, program manager for AMERIPEN, will discuss "Sustainable Packaging Trends: Death Knell or Opportunity for Lamination and Metallization?" Other presentations will focus on safety, economic outlooks, mergers and acquisitions, motivation across generations, and employee recruitment and retention.
“We are excited to be celebrating AIMCAL’s 50th year of delivering educational, business-building and networking opportunities to members,” says Chris Kerscher, executive director of AIMCAL, noting, “The Executive Leadership Conference is one of the major benefits of AIMCAL membership.”
The meeting will open with the annual AIMCAL Awards Ceremony and recognition of the first members of the AIMCAL Hall of Honor. Each honoree is an outstanding contributor to AIMCAL and the roll-to-roll industry with a minimum of 10 years of participation in the activities of the association and at least 15 years of employment in the roll-to-roll industry.
The Awards Ceremony also will honor Product of the Year, Technology of the Year, and Sustainability Award competition winners. Other conference highlights include networking opportunities and dinner and team competition at Top Golf.
Registration materials are available on the AIMCAL Website, www.aimcal.org
at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, NC.
About AIMCAL, Fort Mill, South Carolina, USA
AIMCAL, the Assn. of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators, represents converters of metallized, coated, and laminated flexible substrates and their suppliers. Founded in 1970, membership stands at nearly 300 companies. A global group, AIMCAL promotes the growth and prosperity of the converting industry and member companies via an array of technical and marketing services. Membership information is available on-line at www.aimcal.org