Hot Topics Breakfast

May 5 - 8, 2019 | Indianapolis, IN, USA

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Hot Topics Breakfast Roundtables

Tuesday, May 7th • 6:30 am - 7:45 am
Room 107
Indiana Convention Center

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6:30 – 6:45 am

Breakfast Buffet / Find a Table / Personal Introductions

6:45 am


TAPPI Antitrust Policy Reminder

Table Discussions to Begin

7:40 am

Five Minute Warning

7:45 am

Announcement to Wrap-up

8:00 am

PaperCon Technical Sessions Begin


Coordinated by
Philip Wells, Wells Enterprises Inc. 

Hot Topic
Sponsoring Group

Table Moderators

“Alternate Fiber Sources”
NET Division

Mark Lewis, Sustainable Fiber Technologies

“Sharing Knowledge: Effective Communication Transfer”
Women in Industry Division

Karrie Bowe, Lanxess

“Paper Machine Audits”
Paper & Board Division, Papermaking Operations and Technology Committee

John Neun, Consultant

“Fourdrinier Steamboxes – Successes and Challenges"
Engineering Division, Papermaking Fundamentals Committee

Scott Pantaleo, International Paper 

“Leadership for the Next Decade”
PIMA Management Division

Roger Smith, Domtar

"How to Find Your Technical Home in TAPPI"
Young Professionals Division

Kathleen Collins, Graphic Packaging

"Best Practices for Water Efficiency and Reuse"
Engineering Division, Environmental and Sustainability Working Group

Heather Jennings, BHN

"Digital Printing"
Coating & Graphic Arts Division

Jim Niemiec, Verso

"Hollow Sphere Pigments"
Coating & Graphic Arts Division

Jeff Leitinger, Dow

“Additives Needed for Future Paper Grades”
Paper & Board Division, Papermaking Additives Committee

Steve Boone, Bercen

“Setting the Pace with Process Control”
Process Control Division

Dave Maddux, GPA

"Leadership on the Operating Floor"

Steve Smith, Domtar