SAVE THE DATE: Sept. 30—Oct. 2

It's official! The 57th Annual IAPD Convention & Plastics Showcase is headed to Miami, FL in 2013. Join us Monday, September 30 to Wednesday, October 2 at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel for a plastics celebration in South Beach.


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Loews Miami Beach Hotel

1601 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
T: 877.563.9762

Check In: 4:00 p.m.
Check Out 11:00 a.m.

Please note that attendees will receive a special convention room rate of $219/night.
Click HERE to reserve a room for the Convention

IAPD Guests receive:
10% discount on spa services
10% discount on business center
Free internet access in guest rooms
Fitness center access for $10

2013 IAPD Convention & Showcase Schedule

For convention schedule click here.

NEW IAPD Plastics Application Design Competition!

Click here for design application to submit via email.

If anyone claiming to be associated with a travel agency and/or “convention housing” contacts you with an offer for a hotel room, do not provide them contact or payment information. This is a scam. For hotel reservations, visit our hotel page or contact the Loews Miami Beach Hotel who is our official convention hotel.


2012 IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo

Thank you for attending the 2012 IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo. The 56th Annual event attracted more than 1,000 plastics professionals and engineers from around the world.

Those in attendance enjoyed educational presentations, built partnerships through networking opportunities and promoted the plastics industry as a whole. The event took place at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, Oct. 23-26.

Review 2012 IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo site

You can still review the 2012 convention information to see everything that made the event so special.

Press Releases

Individual press releases for award recipients and other convention news are available in the Press Room. Stay tuned for a post-convention report coming soon!

Convention Photos

More than 1000 photos from the 2012 IAPD Convention & Plastics Expo have found a home on IAPD's Event Photos page