Women's Summit

April 26 - 29, 2020 | Atlanta, GA, USA

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2nd Annual Women's Summit*
Thursday, May 9
Westin Indianapolis
8:00 am - 1:00 pm


The Summit is open to women and men – all who support the
growth of women in today’s workforce are welcome. 


 Registration   |   Event Details   |   Program   |   Sponsorship        



 *Registration Separate from PaperCon 

Event Details


The TAPPI Women in Industry Division is proud to announce the return of TAPPI's Women's Summit held in conjunction with PaperCon for 2019! Open to women and men, the Summit addresses key topics prevalent and integral to working women today. All who support the growth of women in today’s workforce are welcome. 

Join Paper and Packaging Professionals of all levels in roundtable discussions on:

•    Managing Up: Advocating for Yourself and Your Projects
         Moderator – Karry Mackie, NALCO
•    Overcoming Unconscious Bias
         Moderator – Lisa Yankie, Domtar
•    Maximizing the Value of a Diverse Team
         Moderator – Rosy Covarrubias, Buckman

This is a great opportunity to strengthen your leadership skills, build a sense of empowerment and expand your network.


Keynote Presentation
"Looking Through the Lens of Leadership"

Attendees will also enjoy a keynote presentation by reknowned speaker, Meg Rentschler, executive and mentor coach at Coach Academy International who has worked with other women for more than 30 years to effect positive change. Her presentation addresses how women view themselves, their relationships, and how their ability to contribute can influence their role as a leader. She will explore ways women can “focus their lens” and create a path of clarity, contribution, influence and impact.

Meg Rentschler

Meg Rentschler, MSW, PCC

Executive and Mentor Coach
Coach Academy International







The Summit also offers the perfect opportunity for attendees to build their professional network with Division members, industry experts and other women leaders.

For more details about the event or if you have questions about sponsorship opportunities, contact the Women's Summit Account Manager:


 Thank you to our sponsors!



Emma Ragauskas





Sponsorship Opportunities Available 



Conference Keynote Sponsor $3000


Lunch Sponsor              $2000  SOLD


Lanyard Sponsor            $500  SOLD


Pen/Notebook Sponsor   $500


Bag Sponsor                 $500  SOLD


Bag Inserts                   $300


Conference Supporter    $200