Plastics Business

The 2021 Benchmarking and Best Practices Conference is planned for November 3-5, 2021, in-person at the Indianapolis Downtown Marriott. This event will bring together manufacturers from around the United States for 3 days of programs and activities.

The goal of the Benchmarking and Best Practices Conference is to help plastics companies improve their operations and tactics in order to impact bottom-line profits. This year’s Benchmarking and Best Practices conference will address leadership, operational best practices, the latest fi nancial benchmarks, sales and marketing, and the impact of employees on the bottom-line and much more.

The Conference staff has created a schedule packed with best practices, leadingedge benchmarks, expert presentations and the best networking opportunities in the industry.

Early Bird ends August 19. Space is limited, and this event will sell out! Registration and more info can be found at



You Don’t Want To Miss This Event!

The conference planning committee is actively monitoring the incidence of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in our region. We are following guidance from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding large gatherings, including CDC recommendations on preventing the spread of COVID-19.


Please note, this agenda is still a work in progress. The Conference Committee wanted to share the general timeline of the event to assist attendees with travel arrangements. All times are EDT.

Benchmarking Conf 2021 Agenda








The Conference team is pleased to welcome the following keynote speakers to the event: