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

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Paper360° will be live at PaperCon!

Sunday, May 5 - Thursday, May 9

Visit our website daily to see what's happening at PaperCon 2019.

Exhibitor Spotlight:

Stop by Buckman’s booth #323 at PaperCon to hear about Reinforce for strength and stability in recycled packaging, DrainEdge® pulp defoamers, and ECHOWISE® non-invasive process control technology. See a demonstration of how ECHOWISE can measure entrained air in your system.

Here's a Sneak Preview for Monday, May 6th:

PaperCon 2019 Keynote Presentation

“Conscious Innovation: Leveraging Potential Through Creativity and Collaboration,” by Amy Blankson, co-founder and author, GoodThink, Inc.  

The nature of collaboration has changed in the digital era, but individuals remain at the heart of it. Blankson will share inspiring stories of individuals who have mobilized their communities for positive change and she’ll reveal core strategies for leveraging the potential of teams.

Executive Panel

Panelists: Kathy Buckman Gibson, Buckman; Andreas Tuerk, Solenis LLC; John Williams, Domtar

Panelists address your questions at the PIMA/Paper360 Executive Panel discussion.



PaperCOn 2019 Video

The World's Largest Technical Conference for the Paper and Packaging Industry

May 5-8, 2019 • Indianapolis, IN


Developed by technical experts and business leaders in the paper, packaging and nonwovens industry, Papercon 2019 offers networking events and technical sessions that provide tangible take-aways to solve many of today's technical challenges.

There are 5 divisions of TAPPI involved in the planning and creation of PaperCon: Coating & Graphic Arts, Paper & Board, PIMA Management, Process Control, and Nonwovens.

Attend PaperCon 2019 and experience:

•  Comprehensive Technical Program - Expert-led and peer-reviewed
•  Global Reach - Over 25 different countries traditionally attend each year
•  Networking Events - Face-to-face interaction with other industry professionals and experts
•  Career Advancement and Training Opportunities - Sessions offering CEUs as well as first-hand knowledge from industry titans
•  Popular Programs - New Technology Showcase, Roundtable Discussions, Women in Industry perspectives, and Young Professionals Sessions


PaperCon 2019 Attendee Brochure

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FIVE High Powered Events in ONE Location:  

PaperCon 2019



 Over 2,100 paper and packaging professionals attended PaperCon 2018 on April 15-18, 2018 in Charlotte, NC, USA


Young Professional Attendee   "Fantastic Event" Entrance Fellows Banquet
  "Relevant and Timely" Attendee - Pair "Exceeded Expectations" Exhibit Floor
Exhibits PaperCon 2018 Audience Attendee  "Best conference I've attended all year!"

These industry leaders experienced an technical program focused on key issues and topics affecting the industry today as well as multiple special events and over 160 exhibitors highlighting new technologies and innovations.


Our valued sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Runtech by Gardner Denver Solenis Valmet

Ruby Sponsor


Sapphire Sponsors

CR Meyer Voith KaMin Domtar Trinseo

Media Partners

Paper360 TAPPI Journal Pulp & Paper Canada PaperFIRST by Group ENP PaperAge IPW Paper Advance Le Maitre Papetier