Frequently asked questions

    Event Tickets & Registration

    • When does registration open and close for the event?
      Registration opens TUESDAY, APRIL 30TH, 2024

      Registration closes MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4TH, 2024*

      * The SPC reserves the right to close registration earlier than the date specified dependant on when the event reaches registration capacity. 

    • I can’t attend anymore, can I transfer my event registration to a colleague?
      Registrations are non-transferable. If you can please still notify the SPC Events Team by Monday, November 4th, 2024 by email to we will cancel your existing registration and that will free up the space to be used by a colleague.
    • Can I cancel my registration?
      Yes, if you can't make it, please still notify the SPC Events Team by Monday, November 4th, 2024 by email to we will cancel your existing registration  Registrations are nonrefundable. 

    Program Presentations & Exhibit Hall

    • Are the sessions going to be recorded?
      No, the sessions won’t be recorded, live streamed or available on-demand after the event.
    • Are the slides going to be shared?
      Yes, after the event you will receive a link by email to access the presentations.
    • Will there be exhibitors at the event?
      Yes, all exhibit booths will be in the main plenary room - Effectenbeurszaal. Our sponsors list can be found on the website. 

    Venue, Accommodation & Catering

    • Where is the event going to be held?
      The event will be at the Beurs van Berlage. The address is Damrak 243, 1012 ZJ Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Is there a room block available for event attendees?
      Packaging Europe has secured multiple event room blocks. Please visit this link to book your room.
    • Why do you serve vegetarian and vegan menus?
      This is to accommodate an increasing number of attendees with vegetarian and vegan diets and to lower the emissions from food from a multi-day large event.
    • Will meals be served at the event?

      The SPC Engage 2024 program includes the following meals for event attendees:

      -Breakfast, Lunch & Networking Breaks - Monday 11/11

    • What menus will be served at the event?
      Meals Served at the Conference Venue: Will be completely vegetarian with vegan and gluten free options available.

      All food will be clearly labeled.

    Evening Socials

    • I want to attend an Evening Social, How do I Sign Up?
      RSVP links will be sent out to registered attendees closer to the event.