Dubai Tissuetech 2022: Get TRAINED in Dubai by global experts

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Dubai Tissuetech 2022 is the major scientific congress dedicated to hygiene tissue and paperboard in the EMEA region.

Professors Ronalds Gonzalez and Hasan Jameel have tailored our agenda, both recognized experts in their fields from North Carolina State University, to discuss advances in hygiene tissue and paperboard research led by top universities and research institutions across the world. Presentations will focus on the outlook for the industry for 2023, advances in fiber and furnish development and performance, efforts toward fiber reduction, scientific discussion on the true sustainability of hygiene tissue products, and sustainability metrics. 

Dubai Tissuetech 2022 is the perfect place to learn and get trained!



Festival Arena, Festival City, Dubai

20- 21 Sept 2022


The 2022 Dubai Tissuetech is based on four core topics for discussion

1.  Business Management Update

  • Global megatrends & global dynamics
  • Perspectives of the tissue business across different regions
  • Change in the landscape of market pulps (recycled and virgin fibers)
  • Transformation towards e-commerce

2. Fiber & Furnish Development

  • Fiber development
  • Strategies for fiber reduction in tissue manufacturing
  • Product performance in cash and carry & discount store brands vs. national brands
  • Nanomaterials for tissue products and hygiene industry
  • Antibacterial tissue

3. Tissue Technology & Sustainability

  • Sustainability “marketing”, performance & pricing: evidence from the field
  • Brown vs. white & recycled vs. virgin
  • Alternative fibers in tissue manufacturing
  • Economics of flexible fiber sourcing

4. Paperboard

  • Business perspective
  • Trends in paperboard light weighting
  • Sustainable materials for smart packaging

Expert Speakers

  • Dr. Ronalds Gonzalez, North Carolina State University, USA
  • Dr. Hasan Jameel, North Carolina State University, USA
  • Lee Reisinger, ReiTech, USA
  • Richard Venditti, North Carolina State University, USA
  • Med Byrd, North Carolina State University, USA
  • Dr. Orlando Rojas. Canada Excellence Research Chair. University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Tiago De Assis, Hygiene Tissue Creping Specialist, Georgia Pacific, USA
  • Dr. Joana Curto, Professor University of Beira Interior, Portugal
  • Dr. Franklin Zambrano, Senior Scientist Solenis, USA
  • Flávia Pinto Morais, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
  • Francides Gomes, University of São Paulo, Brazil


The 2022 Dubai Tissuetech will feature three technical workshops taught by acclaimed keynote speakers:

  • The Evolution of Tissue Manufacturing Technologies: Lee W. Reisinger, ReiTech Incorporated, USA
  •  The Laws of Physics Governing Tissue Properties: Joel Pawlak, North Carolina State University, USA
  •  Understanding Fibers' Potential to Develop Flexible Sourcing Programs: Franklin Zambrano, Solenis, USA

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Source: Dubai Tissuetech