Smithers, a leading provider of testing, consulting, information, and compliance services, is hosting the annual Specialty Papers US conference this October 24-26, 2023, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Since 2007, Specialty Papers US has been the premier event in North America dedicated to showcasing innovation in the industry. With 24+ speakers across 8 dynamic sessions, 6+ hours of networking, an included welcome reception sponsored by Domtar, and an evening reception on day one, the 2023 event will continue to bring the supply chain together to drive conversation around market insights.
The 2023 program features expert presenters from Mars, Dow Inc., Suzano America, Canopy Planet, Kuraray, Mohawk, Paradigm, Bim Bam Boo, Ingredion, Michelman, Ahlstrom, Omya, American Forest & Paper Association, Pro-Con, UMV Coating Systems AB, Trinseo LLC, and more.
Topics of interest include the current landscape, future trends, regulation and legislation updates, innovations in coatings and alternative fibers, paper chemistries and processing advancements, packaging design, materials, and new technologies.
Discussion-leading panels will encourage conversation and idea growth. Panels include The Future of Alternative Fibers Within the Paper & Packaging Industry, The Power of Partnerships: How Best to Keep Those Sustainability Goals, and The Relationship Between Recycling, Composting, and Technology – What the Future Could Hold.