EskoWorld 2021

A virtual conference for brands
May 19 - 20

Day 1 Replays

Opening Remarks

Hear from Esko | Brand Solutions leadership as we set the tone and agenda for an exciting and informative series of sessions designed with Brand Owners in mind.

Andy Warnement, VP & GM
Heidi Larsen, VP Global Sales

Esko Solutions Scalability

From small teams to global enterprises - how Esko’s scalable solutions accelerate growth and benefit all organizations along the way.

Aaron Mallory, Global Director Sales Enablement, Esko
Antony Conway, Global Pre-Sales Manager, Esko

Customer Presentation: Amgen

Venkat at Amgen, the Worldwide Pionner in Biotechnology, speaks to his artwork management journey using Esko technology for his end-to end-process.

Venkat Subramanian, Director, Global Supply Chain, Amgen
Dan Fish, Executive Director Supply Chain, Amgen

Product Presentation: Content Management

We discuss the role of Content Management in your packaging & digital asset creation process and demonstrate how will it enable you to meet the Right First Time target and help you manage the cost pressure.

Karsten Daemen, Technical Product Manager
David Smith, Technical Product Manager
Jackie Leslie, Category Specialist

Panel Discussion

A panel of experts from top CPG and Life Sciences brands discuss how they are responding to trends in the industry.

Aaron Mallory, Global Director Sales Enablement
Cathy Maelfait, EMEA-APAC Sales Director

Beyond COVID-19: The next normal for the packaging value chain

The COVID-19 pandemic has further reshaped the megatrends affecting the global packaging industry. As the world manages—and begins to emerge from—this serious public-health and economic crisis, what can be expected as the Next Normal for the packaging? In this presentation, we will take a fresh look at the key mega trends that will shape the packaging value chain over the years to come with a deep-dive on sustainability, e-commerce and digital.

David Feber, McKinsey & Company
Daniel Nordigården, McKinsey & Company

Day 2 Replays

Trends in CPG

What does the (near) future of CPG look like? Has the pandemic had a lasting impact on consumer behavior? How will consumer preferences evolve? How and to what extent do we shop differently? And how will this affect CPG marketing and packaging?

Gino Van Ossel, Professor of Retail Management at the Vlerick Business School

Customer Presentation: Mars

Listen to Torsten Ilse, Global Head Artwork Commercialization & Packaging Compliance as he shares his experience in managing the evolution of Mars’ design to print process. How Esko technology helps Mars in their artwork management globalization path connecting dispersed teams and functions and standardizing the underlying processes efficiently since 2016.

Torsten Ilse, Global Head Artwork Commercialization & Packaging Compliance at Mars, Inc.

Customer Presentation: Newell Brands

How Newell implemented Esko Mediabeacon as their enterprise digital asset management solution, including integrations with their PIM and CMS systems, to manage their digital assets efficiently.

Trent White, Technical DAM Manager, Newell Brands

Product Presentation: Color Trace

Color is an integral part of brand identity. Color Trace connects brands with their print suppliers: brands create color specifications which are automatically delivered to suppliers who then report back on the print results with a simple quality scoring system. This provides increased visibility on color in production.

David Harris, Product Manager, Esko
Cindy Cooperman, Vice President of Global Brand Sales, X-Rite

Customer Experience in 2021

Phil Mueller discusses the Esko Brands focus on CX and improving the customer journey.

Phil Mueller, VP Customer Success

Product Roadmap

Our Product management team will walk you through our Product Vision, Strategy and our plan for 2021 and beyond.

Jijo Dominic, Senior Director Product
Susie Stitzel, Product Director
Addison Wasson, Commercial Product Manager, MediaBeacon
Roman Stepchuk, Commercial Product Manager, Content
Chris Janczar, Commercial Product Manger, WebCenter

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