Deadline for PEERS/IBBC Approaching in April
The deadlines for abstract submissions to TAPPI's PEERS and IBBC conferences have been extended in light of the current pandemic:
- PEERS abstract deadline - April 20. Click here to submit PEERS / Student Poster abstracts
- IBBC abstract deadline - April 27. Click here to submit IBBC abstract / Student Poster abstracts
Now, more than ever, knowledge-sharing is an integral component in the industry's recovery from this unprecendented global crisis. TAPPI is seeking pulp and paper professionals to be part of the 2020 Pulping, Engineering, Environmental, Recycling and Sustainability (PEERS) Conference and/or the 2020 International Bioenergy & Bioproducts Conference (IBBC) as a speaker.
These important co-located events will be held November 1-4, 2020 in Atlanta, Ga. If you would like additional information about either event, or about the call for abstracts extension, please contact TAPPI’s Pulp and Paper Division Manager, Lisa Stephens at [email protected].
PEERS comprehensive technical program emphasizes new methods and best practices to help mills optimize operations and reach their sustainability goals. The Conference provides mills and other professionals the opportunity to learn from industry experts in a presentation setting, as well as engage in peer-to-peer discussions during panel sessions, committee meetings and roundtables. PEERS also offers multiple networking events and includes an exhibit floor where attendees can speak face-to-face with suppliers about the latest technologies and solutions.
Bioenergy and bioproducts professionals from around the world gather at IBBC to learn about the latest technologies using renewable materials from biomass to produce chemicals, fuels and new products. The Conference offers attendees an expert-led, peer-reviewed technical program that addresses key topics currently affecting the industry as well as multiple networking opportunities.