FVCCON21 will kick off with a live one day event at the Novotel Hotel, Rotorua, New Zealand, Friday 3 December followed by thirteen (13) virtual Technical Sessions and Panel Discussions from Monday 6th – Thursday 9th, culminating in a virtual forum which will close the event on Friday 10 December.

NZDT Friday 3rd December
8:45 am – 5:00 pm A RESILIENT INDUSTRY: NOW AND INTO THE FUTURE
Proudly sponsored by WoodBeca
8:45 am – 10:30 am CONFERENCE OPENING & KEYNOTES
10:30 am – 11:00 am Morning Tea Break
  INDUSTRIAL ENERGY FUTURE
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch Break
  INDUSTRY CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITY IN A COVID WORLD
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Afternoon Tea Break
  EMISSIONS REDUCTION AND SUSTAINABILITY
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm COCKTAIL FUNCTION, NOVOTEL HOTEL, ROTORUA, NEW ZEALAND
AEDT Monday 6th Dec
10:15 am – 12:00 pm YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORK FORUM
Attracting & Retaining Young Professionals - Proudly sponsored by Solenis
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Session Break
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 1
Paper Machine Operations - Proudly sponsored by UJL
TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 2
Sustainability & Environment - Proudly sponsored by AstenJohnson
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm APPITA YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORK VIRTUAL TEAM BUILDING EVENT
“Mayday Escape Room” - Sponsored by Solenis
  
AEDT Tuesday 7th Dec
10:15 am – 12:00 pm GUEST SPEAKER FORUM
Creating Competitive Advantage with your Biorefinery Strategy
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Session Break
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 1
Maintenance & Reliability - Proudly sponsored by Valmet
TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 2
Pulp Mill Optimisation - Proudly sponsored by PCF Maintenance
  
AEDT Wednesday 8th Dec
10:15 am – 12:00 pm GUEST SPEAKER FORUM
Renewable Energy Opportunities
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Session Break
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 1
Advanced Analytics & Data Analysis
TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 2
Energy & Water
Proudly sponsored by Infinite Water
  
AEDT Thursday 9th Dec
10:15 am – 12:00 pm GUEST SPEAKER FORUM
Building Ecosystem to Support the Forest Bioeconomy
GUEST SPEAKER FORUM
Food Contact Regulation & Compliance
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Session Break
12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

PRESENTATION OF BEST MILL PAPER PRIZE
Proudly sponsored by Andritz

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 1
Lean Manufacturing
TECHNICAL STREAM BREAK OUT 2
Bioproducts - Sponsored by BioPRIA
  
AEDT Friday 10th Dec
  CONFERENCE CLOSING SESSION
10:15 am – 10:20am Appita Vice President Welcome
10:15 am – 10:20am POLICY FORUM - Co-hosted by AFPA
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Session Break
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm MARKET FORUM - hosted by IndustryEdge