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Full conference agenda for Tissue World New Orleans 2016 released

Thursday, Jan 14, 2016
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Tissue World, the leading portfolio of events dedicated to the global tissue paper industry is pleased to announce the release of the full conference agenda for Tissue World New Orleans Conference, taking place at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Louisiana, USA from March 14 to 17, 2016.

Across the four days, the conference topics will cover the complete industry chain starting with a Seminar on Yankee Operations, followed by the Senior Management Seminar tackling strategic market insights, and Technical Sessions over the last two days, which will explore a full spectrum of technological advancements.  To help bring the wide range of issues impacting the tissue industry in North America into an even sharper focus, Tissue World has assembled an excellent panelof speakers, which will be held under the theme of:

“Beyond sustainability – leading a culture of innovation and responsible production”.

In view of the increasingly competitive and resource-constrained market environment, the President of SCA AfH Professional Hygiene, Europe and North America, Don Lewis, will deliver the keynote presentation in the light of the conference theme, entitled: “New Directions at which Companies are looking at Sustainability across their Operations”.

To examine all aspects of the sustainability commitments, and the potential solutions that new technical developments may offer, Tissue World has gathered over 50 world-class speakers who will be sharing their knowledge and insight.
Alongside the conference is a 3-day trade show, featuring exhibitors across the tissue paper value chain: from manufacturers and jumbo roll suppliers, to converters and machinery suppliers, including the exhaustive range of all the other suppliers to the tissue industry.  As of January 2016, the exhibition floor is sold out with over 150 exhibiting companies having confirmed their participation.

In conjunction with Tissue World New Orleans, Tissue World magazine – the official publication and independent news provider of Tissue World will produce a report on the North American tissue market.“The Tissue World North American Focus Report will look at multiple factors that are changing the dynamics of the industry, such as the impact of merger and acquisition activity, the challenging economic climate, private label and brands, changing consumer habits and new innovations,” shared Helen Morris, the editor of the Tissue World magazine.

For more information on Tissue World New Orleans, please visit www.tissueworld.com/NewOrleans/  or email info@tissueworld.com.

Tissue World is the leading global event series serving the tissue industry worldwide since 1993. With events in Shanghai, Istanbul, Milan, New Orleans and São Paulo, Tissue World offers an integrated and intertwined platform consisting of exhibitions, conferences and a magazine providing an unmatched offline and online meeting place to do business, exchange ideas and learn, all year round. For media enquiries and press registration, contact Yew Lei Ching at leiching.yew@ubm.com.

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