NEW DELHI, November 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
RISI today announced that a number of leading industry experts have joined the program of speakers for the 3rd RISI Indian Seminar. The event will take place on December 9, 2011 at the Park Hotel, New Delhi, India.
Mark Rushton, Editor of Pulp & Paper International (PPI) and Seminar Chair commented, "We're pleased to have such a great line up of speakers again at our third RISI Indian Seminar and we look forward to hearing their expert opinions on the key issues facing the industry."
The following speakers and moderators have already confirmed their participation and more will follow soon:
~ Paul Brown, President, International Paper, India
~ Sanjay Singh, Divisional Chief Executive, ITC, Paperboards and Specialty Paper Division
~ N Gopala Ratnam, Chairman and Managing Director, Seshasayee Paper and Boards
~ P S Patwari, Executive Director, Emami Paper
~ VJ Gupta, Managing Director, DaiEi Paper (SA)
~ Madhukar Mishra, President, Indian Paper Manufacturers Association (IPMA)
~ Kurt Schaefer, Vice President/Practice Leader, Fiber, RISI
~ Surya Raina, Vice President, Mill Intelligence, Pulp & Paper Division, RISI
~ Bob Flynn, Director, International Timber, RISI
The following are some of the topics to be included on the program:
- Sustainability Issues in the Global P&P Industry and how the Indian Sector is Playing its Part
- The Challenge of Finding Raw Material Supplies: Recovered Paper, Wood, Non-Wood and Plantations Restrictions
- The Global Outlook for Pulp & Recovered Paper Markets
- Environmental Pressures and Responsible Paper Manufacturings
- Sustainable Packaging Solutions in India
- Development of Forest Plantations around the World for the Pulp and Paper Industry
- Outlook for Printing and Writing Paper Markets in India
The program will also feature an Executive Panel which will be a roundtable discussion with high level participants from major producer companies.
The event is sponsored by Voith, GAW, HP, ColorLok Technology, Kadant and Andritz.
The full conference program and registration details are available online at http://www.risi.com/indianseminar
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