The special show at K 2019 was the industry's global stage.
"Plastics shape the future" provided the space for presentations in exciting formats and dicussions on how the future can be shaped with plastics. Sustainability, digitalisation and worldwide interconnectedness, health and the environment were just some of the topics treated. With new technologies and materials, the industry is meeting the global challenges of our time and developing solutions in a dialogue with all stakeholders.
Theme days with lectures, keynote talks and panel discussions were at the core of “Plastics shape the future”. Experts from science, industry and politics informed about and debated economic, social and ecological challenges and possible solutions. The programme was rounded off by film sequences on the innovative potential of plastics, a captivating and witty chemical experimentation show and 3D printing demonstrations that highlighted artificial intelligence and modern materials.