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Fisher International, Southworth, Columbia Pulp and More Headline Specialty Papers US


June 8, 2016
By Business Wire News

AKRON, Ohio

Smithers Pira and TAPPI are pleased to announce the agenda for the 2016 Specialty Papers Conference. The 2016 US conference will bring together professionals representing the entire specialty paper supply chain to find business solutions, exchange ideas and network. Taking place September 21-23 at the McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, Specialty Papers will feature more than 20 presentations from the world’s leading companies.

“We’re thrilled to announce the agenda for the 2016 US event. This year’s conference will have something for everyone across the supply chain,” said Kimberlee Rohrer, Conference Producer at Smithers Pira. “The 2016 US agenda focuses on how to apply new trends and technologies to your business and help it thrive.”

New at this year’s conference will be the focus and programming around non-wood pulps and fibers. In addition to the presentations, there will be numerous networking breaks and meals where attendees can continue the conversations with experts.

The Specialty Papers US 2016 agenda will feature presentations from Two Sides North America Inc; Southworth Company; Coveris; West Fraser Forest Products Inc; VTT; Nalco; Georgia Institute of Technology; The Dow Chemical Company; SWM INTL; and more.

For more information about Specialty Papers US 2016 visit http://www.specialtypaperconference.com/united-states.

Limited sponsorship and exhibition opportunities remain. Contact Josh Rabb at jrabb@smithers.com or +1 330 762 7441.

About Smithers Pira

Smithers Pira is the worldwide authority on packaging, paper and print industry supply chains. Established in 1930, the company provides strategic and technical consulting, testing, intelligence and events to help clients gain market insights, identify opportunities, evaluate product performance and manage compliance.For more information, visit www.smitherspira.com.

About TAPPI

TAPPI is the leading association for the worldwide pulp, paper, packaging, and converting industries and publisher of Paper360° and TAPPI JOURNAL. Through information exchange, trusted content, and networking opportunities, TAPPI helps members elevate their performance by providing solutions that lead to better, faster, and more cost-effective ways of doing business. Visit www.tappi.org

Smithers Pira
Katie Oster, +1-330-762-7441
koster@smithers.com