Appita YPN Hybrid Conference will be held on the 28th July 2021, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM NZST/ 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM AEST, at the Novotel Hotel Rotorua New Zealand and live streamed to a virtual audience. The live session at the Novotel Hotel will start with lunch at 12 noon in the Atlas Restaurant.

The conference themed “Net Zero Carbon Emissions – challenges and opportunities for the pulp and paper industry” will explore, how we will adapt to meet emissions reductions targets, and what opportunities exist for the industry to leverage its strengths in the production of renewable bioproducts. The conference will cover a broad range of topics, including the Circular economy, Lifecycle assessments, bioproducts and emerging technologies across the full spectrum of the fibre value chain.

Join the Appita YPN for a thought provoking and engaging half day session which will explore what it means to be a fully sustainable and bio- innovative industry.

Why attend?

  • Expand your knowledge – hear from thought-leaders and innovators on challenges and opportunities facing the industry.
  • Networking opportunities – the new hybrid format offers the best of both worlds. Network online and/or meet in person with the most accomplished, engaged and driven people in the field.
  • Global reach –  attendees from around the world.

Guest Speakers

 Eleanor Grant Beca Barbara Nebel  J Pooch  Dr Gaetano Dedual 

Eleanor Grant
Lead - Industrial Sustainability

Barbara Nebel
Jonathan Pooch
Founder & Managing Director
DETA Consulting
Gaetano Dedual
CTO, Director & Founder
rowlinsonD Angelique F. Greene    Kelly Wade Catharina Hohenthal 682x1024 

David Rowlinson
Make It Wood
Campaign Manager
Planet Ark

Angelique F. Greene
Kelly Wade
Catharina Hohenthal
Sustainability &
Chemicals Manager