Henkel Converters’ Academy Asia Pacific

Certified Training Course for Flexible Packaging

Henkel Converters’ Academy in Asia Pacific is a certified professional training program for the flexible packaging industry focused on coating solutions and lamination technologies, and practical applications. It has earned industry-wide reputation for being the leading training program for flexible packaging in Europe and is endorsed by IHK Düsseldorf (Chamber of Commerce and Industry). Based on these proven model and modules of Henkel Converters’ Academy in Germany, we now offer for the exclusive training program in Henkel’s Southeast Asia Regional Innovation Center (Indonesia). The objective of the academy is to elevate participants’ knowledge to international standards.

Why Henkel’s Converters’ Academy is the Right Choice for You

The Henkel Converters’ Academy gives an overview of the basic chemistry of adhesives & lamination process, substrates, and machines. During practical training, laminators learn about quality lamination and troubleshooting while new operators can test different techniques in the lab. Through this the participants can use these skills during their day-to-day work and bring value to their respective organization.

Converters’ Academy Training Program

The program is designed to give participants a mix of technical presentations and hands-on experience in lab. The training is conducted in small groups, with an assigned mentor to ensure that learning objectives are achieved. At the end of the course, participants will receive the course manual, containing all presentations and analyses. The content includes:

  • Lamination overview
  • Coating overview
  • Substrates properties
  • Adhesive technologies and handling
  • Dosing units (basics and cautions)
  • Curing (conditions and challenges)
  • Test methods (bond strength, seal strength, COF, etc.)
  • Web handling
  • Rollers (different roller types)
  • Rolling, curing and other web defects (solutions and preventions)
  • Optics (wetting, orange peel, wrinkling)
  • Practical training, group work
  • Failure mode analysis
  • Troubleshooting
  • Food safe packaging regulation
  • Sustainability trends impact in flexible packaging



Who Should Attend

The content specific professional training program that benefits the entire value chain, material suppliers, converters, and consumer goods manufacturers related to following function in flexible packaging industry.

  • Operators
  • Quality control personnel
  • Project engineers
  • Process engineers
  • Manufacturing supervisors 

Meet Our Experts

With extensive knowledge, Henkel’s technical experts are here to guide you through the world of adhesives and coatings in flexible packaging industry.

Seungcheol Lee
Senior Manager Application Engineering

25 years’ experience as Product Development and Application Engineer in packaging adhesive industry. His knowledge spans across different adhesive technology such as HMA, PSA and PU. Currently heads of Application Engineering of Packaging Adhesives in Asia Pacific.

Masaru Yamauchi
Head of Application Engineering

13 years’ experience as Product Development such as PU, Epoxy, HMA and SBA and 14 years’ experience as Technical Service. Currently he is responsible for Application Engineering of Packaging Adhesives in Japan.

ShuBoey Low
Application Engineer

7 years’ experience as Application Engineer in the packaging industry. His knowledge spans across different adhesive technology such as WBA, HMA and PU. Currently he is responsible for Application Engineering of Packaging Adhesives in Malaysia and Singapore.

Conditions and Costs

The tuition fee for 3.5 days Henkel Converters’ Academy training program is 2,220 USD/participant (plus VAT).

Included in The Tuition Are

  • 3.5 days of classroom instruction and hands-on laminator training
  • Comprehensive reference manual
  • Henkel Converters’ Academy Certificate
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Lunches, dinners
  • Local transportation

Participants Are Asked to Bring

  • Safety shoes
  • Casual wear suited for working with the laminator 

Payment Terms and Conditions

Pay to Henkel directly, Beneficiary Name: PT. Henkel Indonesien
Beneficiary Bank: Deutsche Bank AG Account, Number: 000 8144 050 (USD)

The tuition fee is to be paid up to 14 days prior commencement of the event. Invoice receipt will be distributed to participant in the event. Henkel reserves the right to exclude participants if their fee has not been paid in advance.


Cancellation (in written form only) up to 14 days before the event will not result in any kind of charge. Henkel will be glad to accept replacement participants without additional charge.


We would be delighted to welcome you to our Converters’ Academy in Asia Pacific. Please complete the registration form below to join our event and benefit the knowledge from our Henkel experts!

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Book Now Before Closing Date of Online Registration on 12th May 2023