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SAVE THE DATE: Specialty Papers US 2017

Smithers Pira and TAPPI are pleased to announce the dates and location for Specialty Papers US 2017, returning to the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, WI, September 19-21.

As the only conference exclusively dedicated to the specialty papers industry, Specialty Papers is the conference where organizations from across the supply chain turn for the most topical content, presented by industry experts.

Specialty Papers US will bring together more than 130 key decision makers, industry experts and end users to learn about the latest updates, trends and new technologies in the market across 2 full days of conference programming.  

Meet the 2017 Advisory Board

We are pleased to be working with esteemed leaders who are helping us shape the 2017 agenda, ensuring a well-rounded, balanced and informative program.

Advisory board members include:

Call for Papers

Smithers Pira and the 2017 Specialty Papers advisory board are currently working hard on the 2017 agenda, and in addition to our esteemed invited speakers, we are accepting abstract proposals until May 5, 2017.

If you would like to speak on any of the below themes, or another topic related to specialty papers, we want to hear from you.

  • Market Overview and Trends in Specialty Papers
  • Innovations in Specialty Paper
  • Packaging Innovations
  • Sustainability Pushing Forward the Specialty Papers Industry
  • Barrier Developments for Specialty Papers
  • Specialty Paper Coatings
  • Printing Innovations for Specialty Papers

To be considered, please submit your abstract using the link below. For additional information, contact Kimberlee Rohrer, Head of Production- Americas, at or 330-762-7441

Save $600 when you book your Specialty Papers US ticket!

The earlier you book- the more money you will save! Book your ticket today at the rate of $899. Hurry, this offer is only available for a limited time.

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