NEW YORK – Paper2016, co-hosted by American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) and National Paper Trade Association (NPTA), is underway in New York City. The theme of the event, Generation Paper, referencesthe important role paper plays in the lives of current and future generations.
The Monday Afternoon General Session, also titled Generation Paper, is sponsored by Sappi North America. Eric Chester, our featured speaker and a leading voice in the global dialogue on employee engagement, will focus on tactics and strategies companies need to employ to better connect with young employees and attract new talent to the industry.
Following today’s session, all Paper2016 registrants are invited to network at the Paper2016 Reception, sponsored by Domtar.
Looking ahead to Tuesday, we will host a seminar on the market outlook for printing-writing paper, paperboard, and recovered fiber featuring RISI contributors. Our Paper2016 Luncheon will feature Kevin (Kal) Kallaugher, the international award-winning editorial cartoonist for The Economist and The Baltimore Sun, and the presentation of NPTA’s Stanley O. Styles Industry Excellence Award.
Paper2016 provides paper industry leaders with timely sessions on emerging issues and networking opportunities to enhance business partnerships. For more information on the event, visit paper2016.com.