Visit the 2021 PACKWINE Forum & Expo now!

The 2021 PACKWINE Forum & Expo is now live at

This unique event includes an on-demand webinar that features 11 expert industry speakers addressing PACKWINE’s theme, ‘Adapting Packaging to the 21st Century: Innovation and Sustainability’.

Discussing important packaging related topics for the Australian and New Zealand wine sectors, the full line-up of speakers comprises:

  • Robert Joseph (UK wine writer and commentator) – delivering the keynote address;
  • Dr Larry Lockshin (University of South Australia);
  • Ben Luker (Wine Intelligence);
  • Paul Baggio (Della Toffola Pacific);
  • Dr Armando Maria Corsi (The University of Adelaide);
  • Tim Nowell-Usticke (WineWorks NZ);
  • Gemma West (independent industry professional);
  • Ralph Moyle FAIP, CPP (Australian Institute of Packaging);
  • Dr Rebecca Dolan (The University of Adelaide);
  • Greg Stokes (Intelligent Packaging); and
  • Jakob Mesidis (University of South Australia).

In addition to the Forum, the 2021 PACKWINE Expo is now also open. This trade exhibition includes a range of leading packaging related suppliers, displaying their products, videos and contact links.

PACKWINE visitors can now browse the virtual stalls of all exhibitors to find out how their products and services can help to improve efficiencies and sustainable options for wine brands.

In conjunction with the Forum & Expo, a special video presentation will announce all the category winners for the highly anticipated 2021 PACKWINE Design Awards.

There were more than 100 outstanding entries to choose from, and the judges have now selected the year’s very best packaging designs. More than 800 votes from the public have also been tallied to reveal the winner of the National Wine Centre People’s Choice Award.

In its inaugural year, PACKWINE is a printed and digital event, with content published online as well as in the May issue of the Australian & New Zealand Grapegrower & Winemaker, the wine industry’s leading publication.

PACKWINE is presented by Winetitles Media in association with Wine Packagers of Australia & New Zealand, the Australian Institute of Packaging, the University of South Australia’s Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science and The University of Adelaide.