TissueCon 2019

October 1 - 4, 2019 | Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center - Orlando, FL

   TRANSFORM with TissueCon 2019

Guess what? We’ve changed. Not just our name, but also our focus. We are expanding our reach and engaging some of the industry’s leading subject matter experts to deliver essential market information and discuss current industry disruptions.

We’ll also give you a sneak peek into new technologies transforming our industry.

Together, TAPPI and Fastmarkets RISI provide a unique combination of specialized technical information, formative data, and critical analytics. From extending fiber dollars … to Yankee Dryer safety … to important economic outlooks, we’ve got it covered.

The future of tissue innovation and sustainability takes shape at TissueCon 2019.

And, speaking of having it covered, we’ll also save you lots of time and money by bringing your supplier partners directly to you – all on our exhibit floor. Need new products or equipment? You’ll find it at TissueCon 2019.

See you in Orlando!​


Call For Presentations Announced

Have you made documented changes that can help advance the tissue industry and which can be shared in a non-competitive environment? Be sure to visit our Call for Presentations page to learn more about topics and submission guidelines. Abstracts are due April 30, 2019.
View Call for Presentations

 Tissue in the News 

                             Issues That Keep Tissue Execs Up at Night (or Should)


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“TissueCon 2019 is the only non-commercial, peer-reviewed Tissue industry conference being held in North America this year.”
-TAPPI’s Tissue Division Manager Robert Dawson 


“With an expanded business forecasting focus for 2019, our goal is to surface, examine and ideally solve the very issues that are keeping tissue technical professionals and executives up at night.”  
-Fastmarkets RISI’s Portfolio Director Mike Jeapes


A number of important Committee meetings will also held onsite to help update members and share new information:
  • Yankee Dryer Safety and Reliability Committee Meeting
  • Tissue Properties Subcommittee Meeting 
  • Pulp and Chemical Properties Committee
  • Physical Properties Committee
  • Optical Properties Committee
  • Q&SM Committee
  • TAPPI Division Meeting

TAPPI is the leading association for the worldwide pulp, paper, packaging and converting industries and publisher of Paper360°, Tissue360° and TAPPI Journal. Through information exchange, events, trusted content and networking opportunities, TAPPI helps members elevate their performance by providing solutions that lead to better, faster and more cost-effective ways of doing business. It has provided management training and networking to the industry’s leaders for almost 100 years. For more information, visit TAPPI’s website.



Fastmarkets is the leading price reporting, analytics and events organization for global commodities markets, including the forest products sector, as Fastmarkets RISI. Businesses working in the pulp and paper, packaging, wood products, timber, biomass, tissue, and nonwovens markets use Fastmarkets RISI data and insights to benchmark prices, settle contracts and inform their strategies worldwide. Along with objective price reporting and industry data, Fastmarkets RISI provides forecasts, analysis, conferences and consulting services to stakeholders throughout the forest products supply chain.


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