January 9 - 11, 2024
OCCC | West Concourse, Hall WE1

Registration Opens for the 2021 International Converting Exhibition and Conference USA

NORWALK, CT (August 31, 2021) - Registration for the 6th edition of the International Converting Exhibition and Conference USA (ICEC USA), October 19-21, 2021, in Orlando, is now open for industry professionals at

ICEC USA, the America's Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film, Foil and Nonwovens Converting attracts thousands of converting industry professionals from around the world and brings hundreds of participating suppliers of machinery, systems, materials, and accessories to Orlando at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC). Taking place every two years, and celebrating 10 years in 2021, ICEC USA is a hands-on, equipment-heavy exhibition focused on bringing the specific products, people, and technological developments you need to improve your operation. Some exhibiting companies include Catbridge, Dienes, Kroenert, Meech, Preco, New Era, and Delta ModTech/Frontier and many more.

The Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL) will hold their annual Roll 2 Roll Conference (R2R) in conjunction with ICEC USA beginning October 17-21 at the OCCC. Partnered with the Society of Plastics Engineers – Flexible Packaging Division’s SPE FlexPackCon®, the AIMCAL R2R USA Conference has been a champion of roll-to-roll processing and has steadily grown the converting industry by delivering solid technical programming and valuable networking opportunities to attendees. The ICEC USA Technical Conference and AIMCAL Fundamentals course will once again provide industry leading educational content. Find more information on the conference offerings at

AIMCAL will also hold several networking events in conjunction with the R2R USA Conference including: The Industry & Entertainment Dinner with live entertainment from The Magic of Puck (Season 7 “America’s Got Talent” Semi Finalist), Dr. Bernard Henry Scholarship Cornhole Tournament, Dr. Bernard Henry Scholarship 5K Fun Run & Walk, and the AIMCAL R2R USA Golf Outing. Find more information and register for these events at 

Attendees can meet one-on-one with some of the industry’s most accomplished experts who can help with converting questions and challenges through the Ask the Experts Program – a free program on the show floor that allows attendees to book free 15-minute consultations with experts. In addition, the Future of Converting Theater on the show floor will showcase the latest technology from industry partners.

Registration for the exhibit hall admission, the AIMCAL R2R USA Conference, ICEC USA Technical Conference, AIMCAL Fundamentals and networking events is available at

Maria Leidner, Director of Marketing, ICEC USA [email protected] 
Chris Kerscher, Executive Director, AIMCAL [email protected]


ABOUT INTERNATIONAL CONVERTING EXHIBITION & CONFERENCE USA (ICEC USA): ICEC USA, America’s Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film & Foil Converting, is the premier meeting point for the international converting industry in the United States. A biennial event modeled after Munich Germany’s ICE Europe, the 6th edition of ICEC USA will take place October 19-21, 2021 at the Orlando Convention Center in Orlando, FL.

At ICEC USA, international exhibitors present their machinery, systems, accessories and services for the finishing and processing of flexible, web-based materials, such as paper, film, foil and nonwovens. Live demonstrations are a particular focus at many exhibitors’ stands as well as the exchange of expertise on prevailing industry trends. Visitors are industry experts from around the world, looking for production and processing solutions and the latest technology trends.

ABOUT AIMCAL, GREENVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA, USA: AIMCAL, the Association 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 350 companies. A global group, AIMCAL promotes the growth and prosperity of the roll-to-roll converting industry and member companies via an array of technical education, networking event, and marketing services. Membership information is available online at In late 2021, The Gravure Association of the Americas (GAA) will combine operations with AIMCAL. GAA promotes the gravure printing process for publication printing, package printing, and product printing. It was formed in 2013 when the Gravure Association of America merged into the Packaging and Label Gravure Association Global. A network of GAA councils provides a forum for the exchange of information, addresses concerns, and promotes the benefits of gravure technology. More information is available at

ABOUT REED EXHIBITIONS: Reed Exhibitions is a leading global events organizer, with more than 500 events in 30 countries. In 2018, Reed Exhibitions brought together more than 7m event participants from around the world generating billions of dollars in business. Today Reed Exhibitions’ events are held throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa. With 38 fully staffed offices, Reed Exhibitions serves 43 industry sectors with trade and consumer events. It is part of RELX, a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.