TAPPI Courses & Events

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TAPPI provides educational resources to support the day-to-day duties of industry professionals, as well as research and academic pursuits. When our members look for leading-edge news in the industry, they turn to us as the go-to resource. That’s because our ten targeted publications and specialty newsletters serve up the knowledge and news they need – tailored specifically to their areas of interest. We also offer over 30 international conferences, symposia, and courses each year, and our IACET-approved status ensures quality, and continuous improvement, in all our event programs.

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Upcoming Courses and Workshops for Paper and Packaging Professionals


March 22, 2017
Flame Retardent Webinar - Part II

NET Webinar - Flame Retardent

This webinar is presented by TAPPI's Nonwovens Division and will help you understand how flame retardents are formulated into/onto materials.  It will also cover fire tests and their results and relevance as well as address environmental and human health concerns and how producers are addressing them. 

For more information, visit tappi.org/industry/nonwovens.   Register Here.

April 22-23, 2017
Introduction to Printing 101

Minneapolis, MN

(Co-located with PaperCon)

Intro to Printing 101 Course

This two-day introductory course is designed for those who need to understand print quality, attend print trials, trouble shoot print problems or are generally new to printing operations.

You'll learn from a panel of experts from TAPPI's Coating and Graphic Arts Division.  Click here for more information.  Register Here.

May 9-11, 2017
TAPPI Paper Machine Operations Course

Neenah, WI

Paper Machine Operations Course

Broaden your understanding of the entire paper machine and your role in the function of all operations.  This course will help you further understand your role in operations so that you can better troubleshoot and influence performance and quality.  For more information or to register, go to: www.tappi.org/PAPOPS

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