The event is divided into 4 sessions of different topics and each session includes a wide selection of presentations from Valmet partners, customers and industry experts. Every other week we are releasing short videos of each topic within a session. Choose the presentation of your interest below or scroll down to watch the entire show.
Impacts on the tissue market
Esko Uutela, Principal, Tissue, RISI Fastmarket gives us facts and his view on how the pandemic has affected the tissue industry so far and what long term effects we may see in the business.
Impacts on consumer hygiene trends
With extensive experience in the hygiene industry working for large corporations such as Unilever and Kimberly Clark, currently Chairman of European Tissue Symposium, Fanis Papakostas, will give us his views on the corona virus impact on consumer hygiene trends.
Customer expectations and impact on retailers demands
For consumers, shopping has never been more convenient but that has also led to new demand on the retailers. Patrick Boateng, Principal, True source Linx Inc, gives us more insight in rising customer expectations and how it impacts on retailers.
EDP International's featuring green product performance
In this Tissue Talks LIVE we hear from Sebastiaan Stiller, EPD International AB. He has a wide experience in helping companies to be transparent and fulfill environmental legislation through Life Cycle assessments. This Tissue talks LIVE was held on June 25 2020.
Keynote speakers in this session:
Principal, Tissue RISI Fastmarket
Chairman, European Tissue Symposium (ETS)
Founder and Principal, True Source Linx Inc.
Director Business, EPD International AB
Wheat Straw - an innovative fiber complement to enhance your sustainability vision
Columbia Pulp saw an environmental problem in the neighborhood and managed to turn it into a sustainable product. Let’s hear their story!
Absorption from high yield pulp
What is high yield pulp and how can it be used in tissue making? Jens Hallendorf from Rottneros, our Tissue Talks partner, will tell us more about it!
Pulp made from bagasse for tissue making
Mr. Pawan Agrawal from Naini Group is sharing his experience with pulp based on bagasse, the residue that remains after sugarcane stalks are crushed and their juice extracted.
The many usages of Microfibrillated Cellulose - MFC
The goal of this Tissue Talks speaker is to “bring the next great opportunity to the paper industry”. David Cowles, Global Market Development Manager, Nanotechnologies at Valmet, is the right person to guide us through what micro fibrillated cellulose is and the many different ways it can be used.
An introduction to bamboo and reflections on raw materials
Ulf Johnsson, Concept Manager Mill Technology givs an introduction to the benefits of using bamboo in tissue making. He is also reflecting and responding to comments about the session on new perspectives of raw materials
The interactive talk show in June, 2020 introduced inspiring guest speakers from leading tissue companies around the world. For approximately 2 hours industry experts, market leading tissue producers and representatives from Valmet and its partners shared their view on how to move forward in a constantly changing environment. Always with a sustainable perspective in mind.Watch the show
The LIVE event is followed by a large number of DIVE webinars where we dig deeper into each topic. Normally one topic is presented during a 20-minutes when a moderator is responsible for collecting questions asked by the audience as each presentation is followed by a 10-minute Q&A session. The recorded webinars can be shared upon request, however we are organizing DIVE webinars continuously also including other topics not presented during Tissue Talks LIVE. Please get in touch with us and we can set up the best format for you.Book a DIVE