Tissue World Conference in Milan 10-12 April set to energize and inform buyers and manufacturers of products for the tissue paper industry

Tissue World Conference in Milan 10-12 April set to energize and inform buyers and manufacturers of products for the tissue paper industry

More than 50 expert speakers will share tissue value chain insights over three days 

Milan, 14 March 2017 – The world’s largest dedicated tissue industry trade show, Tissue World Milan is set to take place at the Fieramilanocity, Milan, Italy from 10 to 12 April 2017. As the go-to destination for all professionals in the tissue industry, the event features over 200 exhibitors from the global tissue industry. To date, over 1800 industry professionals from 90 countries have already pre-registered to this event.

Alongside the trade show is a 3-day conference, designed to provide attendees insights into the entire tissue value chain.
The conference consists of three separate sub-conferences:

The Senior Management Symposium on Monday, 10 April will host eleven speakers under the main theme: “Change is the only constant, but where is the tipping point?”
The Yankee Operations & Energy Optimization Sessions (Tuesday, 11 April)  
The Technical Sessions (Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday, 11-12 April) which will explore several topics, including efficiency enhancing and energy saving technologies, Industry 4.0, converting technologies, chemicals, raw materials and fibres.

“We are delighted to welcome all professionals from the tissue industry to be part of the conference. With over 50 invited industry experts sharing their insights, all the crucial themes ranging from the global economic outlook to international and regional tissue markets, consumer buying patterns and technological advancements will be discussed and dissected, “ comments Agnes Gehot, Deputy event director of Tissue World. 

In particular, the Senior Management Symposium sessions examine relevant topics that can be change drivers for success in the tissue industry, such as a global economic outlook, consumer trends and patterns in the industry, impact of globalisation, the retailer’s power and sustainability challenges. 

Qualified buyers of tissue paper products from the retail and Away-from-Home sectors are invited to apply for free admission to the Senior Management Symposium. 

Established 24 years ago, Tissue World is a truly global event. The last edition in Barcelona in 2015 attracted 2,850 unique participants including tissue makers, converters and suppliers from 89 countries around the world. It featured more than 200 exhibiting companies and attracted more than 240 attendees. Tissue World promotes all the latest innovations and technological advancements in tissue manufacturing. It is a fundamental event for all tissue paper professionals across the entire supply chain.

For detailed information on all sessions and speakers, see the agenda here www.tissueworld.com/milan/agenda_day1

Tissue World Milan
Tissue World Milan is the world’s largest dedicated tissue industry trade show, featuring over 200 exhibitors from the tissue industry. The trade show first took place in 1993 and has been held in Europe and the Americas. In 2017, the event will take place in Milan, Italy, for the first time and is set to welcome more than 3,000 industry professionals from around the world. The move to Milan is being well received by the industry with more than 90% of the exhibition space sold. 
For more details on Tissue World Milan, please visit www.tissueworld.com/milan/ or email [email protected]

About Tissue World

Tissue World is the leading global event series serving the tissue industry worldwide since 1993. With events in Istanbul, Milan, Miami and São Paulo, it 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.