Expanded 2014 NETInc Conference Includes PaperCon 2014 Program

ATLANTA, Ga. — April 9 2014 — Attendees of the 2014 NETInc Conference will also be able to attend PaperCon 2014 and take advantage of its many networking and learning opportunities since the two events are co-located in Nashville, Tennessee, April 27-30, 2014. NETInc covers the global nonwovens industry while PaperCon is the largest pulp and paper industry conference in North America.

“Co-locating these two dynamic technical conferences provides NETInc attendees with a great opportunity to interact with professional’s from the pulp and paper industry by attending a wide range of additional networking and learning opportunities,” notes Larry N. Montague, TAPPI President and CEO. ”PaperCon features many networking and social events, the largest technical program in the world and a trade fair, all of which make this a truly great value for attendees.”

A highlight of this year’s PaperCon conference is keynote speaker and former Major League Baseball pitcher Jim Abbot. Despite being born without a right hand he played 10 seasons in the big leagues, pitched on the 1988 Olympic Gold Medal Team and threw a no hitter for the New York Yankees. His inspiring story of perseverance and his ability to overcome obstacles are a great lesson that can apply to everyone’s life and career.

NETInc (Innovative Nonwovens Conference) is the only nonwovens technical conference developed by engineers and technologists and is organized by TAPPI’s Nonwovens Engineers and Technologists (NET) Division. The annual event features peer-reviewed papers, expert speakers, and exclusive networking opportunities. NETInc brings together the entire supply chain including nonwovens industry academia, manufacturers and suppliers.About TAPPI

Posted April 9, 2014

Source: TAPPI