Active Packaging

Short Course

Date: November 14 - 15, 2019

Location: MSU School of Packaging's Ternes Outreach Center

This is a 2-day intensive course on active packaging. It includes lectures, discussions, and hands-on laboratory sessions on different types of active packaging including antimicrobial, oxygen-removing, antioxidant, humidity-regulating, ethylene-removing, light-absorbing, and fragrance-releasing packaging.

Enrollments have just opened for November 14 and 15, 2019. The course will be offered in English and Spanish if there is demand for both languages.

Prepare for an immersive learner-centric experience as you discover the possible ways active packaging may improve your business!

Registration Information: Active PKG for website

Cost: $1,995

Includes one dinner and two lunches

Hotel Information:

A block of rooms have been reserved at the East Lansing Marriott Hotel.  We recommend this hotel as it is very centrally located and the Michigan Flyer bus runs from the Detroit Airport directly to this hotel.  However, there are many other hotels in the area that are also close to the campus.

The Marriott room block details are:
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Start Date: Sunday, November 10, 2019
End Date: Friday, November 15, 2019
Last Day to Book: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Rate is $160.00 / night

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation prior to Nov 1, 2019 will receive full refund, no refunds thereafter. The School of Packaging reserves the right to cancel or change speakers without notice.

For more information please call or email Cimberly Weir at or 517-353-6797