Tape & Functional Film EXPO

North America's first dedicated, free to attend exhibition and conference for the
Industrial Tape and Functional Film industries

Exhibitors from both manufacturing supply chains, including, but not limited to, chemical providers, adhesive and resin suppliers, converters/die cutters, adhesive and non-adhesive tape manufacturers, functional film manufacturers, testing services, coatings, machine manufacturers and parts suppliers will be showcasing their services and products to the entire supply chains plus a host of end user buying sectors attending from: Automotive, Medical, Electrical, Retail, Construction, White Goods, HVAC, Touchscreen/Flat Panel Displays, Cell Phone & Tablets, Agriculture, Electronics and Semiconductors, Flexible Circuit Boards, Solar Energy/Energy Storage, Industrial, Printing and Packaging.

Founding Exhibitors & Partners

In the first episode of The TFF Diaries, Exhibition Manager Martin Geddes-Jones was joined by Enimac Tape Application Solutions Vice President, and TFF Advisory Board Member Martin Buerger. During the conversation, they discuss the role of Enimac's machines in the adhesive tape industry, the expansion of the companies testing, training and R&D facilities, and Martin's excitement about participating in the show.

Advisory Board

Meet the TFF Advisory Board Members!

Martin Buerger

Vice President - Enimac Tape Application Solutions

Andrew Christie

Automotive Market Segment Manager - Avery Dennison

Atakan Özel

COO - AVX Tapes

Janet Page

Business Manager for the Industrial and Medical Tapes division - Mactac

Judette Savino

VP Sales & Marketing - Adhesive Applications

Paul Schwitter

COO - ATP Adhesive Systems AG

Glen Fitzgerald

Technical Sales Manager - Drytac

Barbera Menendez

Chief Operating Officer - SELF

Why Detroit?

Detroit is a Delta hub with excellent domestic and international connections. The mid-west region is a major silicone manufacturing centre with key end user industries well established in the area, such as: automotive and mobility, aerospace, industrial processing, medical devices manufacturing, mass transport and agriculture.

Huntington Place, Detroit

Huntington Place is 2,400,000-square-foot in size and has 723,000 square feet of exhibition space, with 623,000 square feet contiguous. In 2015, the facility completed a $279,000,000 renovation that repurposed the Cobo Arena space, adding additional meeting halls, a glass atrium with a view of the Detroit riverfront, and the 40,000-square-foot Grand Riverview Ballroom. It is served by the Detroit People Mover with its own station. Huntington Place has several large, attached parking garages, and direct access to the Lodge Freeway. The facility is located along the Detroit International Riverfront, and within walking distance of several downtown hotels.


Huntington Place

One Washington Boulevard



United States