Specialty Papers Conference Draws Industry Leaders to Vienna

Leaders understand the importance of staying on top of new technologies, trends and advancements in order to stay competitive in the growing specialty papers market. They know first-hand how discussing emerging trends and key issues with industry peers can contribute towards their company’s success. These leaders will be attending Specialty Papers Europe 2020, the only conference in Europe dedicated to this industry segment.

Specialty Papers Europe, April 20-22, 2020 in Vienna, Austria, brings together over 250 professionals from across the paper supply chain to discuss critical issues and to learn about new technologies, processes and advancements. The two-day conference, organized by TAPPI and Smithers, will include expert-led presentations from leading companies including Avebe U.A., BASF, Berndorf Band Group, Blue Lake Packaging, Compañia de Empaques, Centre Technique du Papier, CH-Polymers, CEPI, CP Kelco, Dow Chemical, Elkem Silicones, ENCE Advanced, Favini, Fisher International, FPInnovations, Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV, Gruppo X, Huhtamaki, Imerys, Jochen Schlegel A&C, Mercer International, Nestlé Research, Papiertechnische Stiftung, Proctor & Gamble, Sappi Europe, Yash Pakka Ltd, and YFY Inc.

Key sessions include topics on:

• Global market trends and legislation in specialty paper
• Sustainable solutions, recyclability and circularity
• New innovations
• Pulp and paper
• Plastics vs. paper and alternative solutions
• Barrier development and barrier coating innovation
• Novel technologies

View the 2020 program

Pre-conference Workshop

Attendees can also participate in the pre-conference Nanocellulose Workshop, Monday, April 20 from 1:00pm – 5:30pm. The Workshop focuses on technical and commercial development of nanocellulose and features a presentation by Dr. George Kellie, director of Kellie Solutions Ltd, and a roundtable discussion. Learn more.

Register for Specialty Papers Europe today and save an additional 15% by entering the TAPPI promo code: SPEU20TAP

For more information about the Conference, Workshop and speakers, visit www.specialtypaperconference.com/europe.