IAPD Women in Plastics Educational Workshop

Wednesday, September 6 – Thursday, September 7, 2023 

The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North
505 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Join Women in Plastics for two days of learning and connecting in Chicago, IL.

This educational workshop will feature:
  • Keynote speaker 
  • Interactive networking activities
  • Lively group discussion
  • An opportunity to meet industry peers and build business relationships
  • Networking breakfast and lunch

Registration Fee:
IAPD Members – $299
Non-members – $389



Thank You to Our World Class Sponsors


Hotel Info

The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North
505 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60654

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10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Women in Plastics Committee Meeting (by invitation only)

1:00 p.m.

Yoga at the The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Headshot Marathon with photographer Maia Rosenfeld

6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

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