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UMaine Pulp & Paper Foundation Paper Days 2017
Wed, Apr 5, 2017, 11:30 AM – Thu, Apr 6, 2017, 1:00 PM EDT
The UMaine Pulp and Paper Foundation celebrates each year with our Annual Paper Days event. This extraordinary two-day program brings together students, pulp and paper industry members, scholarship donors, and University faculty and staff for the purposes of education and networking.
This year's theme is "Industry 4.Maine." Highlights include:
Keynote address by Jim Porter, President, Business Development & Latin Americas, WestRock
Opening Luncheon Presentation by Niklas von Weymarn, Vice President for Research, METSÄ FIBRE OY
Closing Luncheon Presentation by Alan Rudie, Assistant Director, Wood Fiber and Composites Research Division, USDA Forest Products Lab
Hotel Accommodations: For the convenience of our out-of-town guests special Paper Days lodging accommodations have been negotiated with the hotels listed below. Please call the hotel directly and tell them you are attending "Paper Days" to secure the special conference rate.
• Black Bear Inn 207-866-7120 4 Godfrey Drive, Orono, ME 04473 Paper Days Conference Rate - $89
• University Inn 207-866-4921 5 College Ave., Orono, ME 04473 Paper Days Conference Rate - $89/$99
• Four Points Sheraton (airport) 207-947-6721 308 Godfrey Blvd., Bangor, ME 04401 PD Conference Rate - $99