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Shaping the Future of Transport Packaging

Join us at the 2024 ISTA Forum, including TransPack & TempPack events, on April 22-24 at the beautiful waterfront hotel, Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in San Diego, California.

Our signature event, the ISTA Forum is where the packaging community comes together to tackle today's challenges, explore industry best practices, and shape the future of transport packaging.

This year's program covers hot topics such as sustainability, e-commerce, packaging performance testing, optimization and damage reduction success stories, temperature-controlled packaging innovations & guidance, and more! Gain valuable insights and stay updated on the latest trends in the packaging industry.

Two Events, Endless Knowledge & Networking


TransPack provides a mix of presentations, research and solutions surrounding the optimization of packaging for transport.

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TempPack focuses on technical topics, insights and presentations related to global temperature-controlled performance packaging.

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Where Our Packaging Community Gathers to Connect!

The TransPack & TempPack programs are uniquely designed to provide attendees with the chance to connect during shared meals, breaks, and receptions. The ISTA Forum registration rate includes all sessions from both TransPack and TempPack events, with no additional cost.

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Access to Session Recordings!

All ISTA Forum attendees will gain access to the 2024 TransPack & TempPack session video recordings, straight from the stage, shortly after the event.

San Diego, California!

The 2024 ISTA Forum will be held at the beautiful Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in San Diego, California. The Marriott Marquis is located along the waterfront of downtown San Diego and features spectacular views of the skyline, bay and Coronado Island.

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Companies Presenting

The following companies will be presenting on the 2024 ISTA Forum program!

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Schedule At-A-Glance

  • Monday, April 22

    Pre-Forum ISTA PDP Certification & Trainings (additional fee) 8:00am-5:00pm

    Attendee Check-In 1:00pm-6:00pm

    Forum Welcome Reception 4:00pm-6:00pm

    ISTA Educational Foundation (ISTAEF) Fundraising Event at Mike Hess Brewing (additional fee) 6:30pm-8:30pm

  • Tuesday, April 23

    TransPack Sessions 8:00am-5:00pm

    TempPack Sessions 8:00am-5:00pm

    Forum Sponsor Exhibition Reception 5:30pm-7:30pm

  • Wednesday, April 24

    TransPack Sessions 8:00am-5:00pm

    TempPack Sessions 8:00am-5:00pm

    Forum Closing Celebration Dinner 6:30pm-8:30pm

Featured Presentations

Bringing together thought leaders from diverse backgrounds within the transport packaging industry to share their knowledge and experiences with our packaging community.

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ISTA Forum Premier Sponsors!

  • Lansmont
  • Packaging Corporation of America
  • Smithers
  • DDL Testing Experts. Service specialists.
  • SafeLoad
  • Sonoco Thermosafe
  • Specright
  • Transpak
  • Cold Chain Technologies
  • Altor Life Sciences
  • Altor Industrial
  • EFP
  • Tempaid
  • TemperPack
  • Soco
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