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The Dieline Conference

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THE DIELINE CONFERENCE 2017

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About The Dieline Conference

Five unforgettable days. Featuring an international lineup of speakers from some of the world’s top brands, The Dieline Conference is the most inspirational and comprehensive packaging & branding design conference of its kind. For its eighth year it returns to Chicago, a vibrant city and hub for consumer packaged goods, as well as the ideal center for designers to gather, connect, and better understand the power of packaging design.

The Dieline Conference 2017 will have a strong focus on in-house design, including trends, technique, and the design journey. Sessions will offer far more than just inspiration—attendees can expect to walk away with a deeper understanding of their process and the next tangible steps for their career. For those looking to take their craft to the next level and gain insight on the future of the industry, this is the must-attend event of the year.

The impressive lineup for The Dieline Conference 2017 includes speakers from leading global brands like Coca-Cola, Target, and The Hershey Co. Between case studies, hands-on workshops, and enlightening Q&As at the end of every session, attendees get an in-depth look at challenges of the industry and how to design for tomorrow.

About The Dieline


The Dieline recognizes the absolute best in packaging design worldwide and brings awareness to the immense value that lies in well-designed brand packaging. Established in 2007, The Dieline believes that impeccable packaging directly informs the success of a product or brand. As the premiere resource in the industry, brand owners, consumers, marketers, agencies, in-house creatives, students, and enthusiasts around the world turn to the dieline for recognizable, trusted, and valuable design content.

The Dieline is the world’s most visited packaging design website, and it highlights the importance and value of packaging design for brands in today’s world. By creating a platform where the community can examine projects, learn more about the design process, and stay informed of trends, it encourages designers and brands alike to question their own work and hold themselves to the highest standards possible. In addition to TheDieline.com, The Dieline also runs The Dieline Conference in partnership with HOW Design Live, and the annual The Dieline Awards, a competition that recognizes the world’s best consumer product packaging design.

Learn more at www.TheDieline.com