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The largest international forum for major pulp and paper industry players operating in Russia and CIS

23 - 24 November 2016

Marriott Grand Hotel, Moscow, Russia

21 years

Ultimate Pulp & Paper
business platform
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170+ participants

Russian and international decision-makers attend every year
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Over 40

Influential speakers covering the industry’s hottest topics
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Early Speaker Confirmations

Kseniya Sosnina, CEO, ILIM Group
Kseniya Sosnina


ILIM Group

Keith Townsend, President *provisionally confirmed, International Paper - Russia
Keith Townsend

President *provisionally confirmed

International Paper - Russia

Klaus Peller, CEO, Mondi Syktyvkar
Klaus Peller


Mondi Syktyvkar

Sergey Pomelov, President, Member of the Board, Segezha Group
Sergey Pomelov

President, Member of the Board

Segezha Group

Natalia Pinyagina, Government Liaison Director, Arkhangelsk Pulp & Paper Mill
Natalia Pinyagina

Government Liaison Director

Arkhangelsk Pulp & Paper Mill

Senior Representative, Company management, AFK Sistema
Senior Representative

Company management

AFK Sistema

Mark Reznik, General Director , Syktyvkar Tissue Group
Mark Reznik

General Director

Syktyvkar Tissue Group

Alexander Kagan, Development Director, Syktyvkar Tissue Group
Alexander Kagan

Development Director

Syktyvkar Tissue Group

Vladimir Chuiko, Chairman of the Board, RAO Bumprom
Vladimir Chuiko

Chairman of the Board

RAO Bumprom

Arto Juvonen, Vice president - Operations, UPM Russia
Arto Juvonen

Vice president - Operations

UPM Russia

Senior Representative, Company Management, CBK Perm
Senior Representative

Company Management

CBK Perm

Eduard Akim, Head of Department, St. Petersburg State Technological University of Plant Polymers
Eduard Akim

Head of Department

St. Petersburg State Technological University of Plant Polymers

Alexander Schwarz, Editor in Chief, Pulp, Paper and Paperboard Magazine
Alexander Schwarz

Editor in Chief

Pulp, Paper and Paperboard Magazine

Andrey Guryanov, Recycling & Packaging Director; President, PCBK Group; Waste Paper Recycling League
Andrey Guryanov

Recycling & Packaging Director; President

PCBK Group; Waste Paper Recycling League

Vladimir Kondratyuk, General Director, Timber Industry State Research Center
Vladimir Kondratyuk

General Director

Timber Industry State Research Center

Lyudmila Makhotina, Associate Professor, St. Petersburg State Technological University of Plant Polymers
Lyudmila Makhotina

Associate Professor

St. Petersburg State Technological University of Plant Polymers

Eugene Lopatin, Senior Researcher, Institute of Natural Resources, Finland
Eugene Lopatin

Senior Researcher

Institute of Natural Resources, Finland

Senior Representative *, Company Management, IKEA Russia
Senior Representative *

Company Management

IKEA Russia

After 21 years, we moved the Pulp & Paper in Russia & CIS 2016 conference
to MOSCOW to bring you something even better!

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Pulp & Paper in Russia & CIS conference 2016 -
a unique platform to hear and meet the industry's decision-makers

The conference will provide the very latest news on government policy, updates & plans, packaging and pulp & paper markets dynamics, and new technologies & solutions for the pulp & paper industry. The event offers a rare opportunity for open dialogue between business, government and investors.

With a range of special features planned for 2016 event in MOSCOW, industry decision-makers together with international counterparts, will meet to do business at this UNMISSABLE EVENT IN THE PULP & PAPER CALENDAR
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21st Pulp & Paper in Russia - Highlights:

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Russia’s pulp & paper industry strategy up to 2020:

Legislation designed to support the industry. Investment plans of the largest players. Issues faced by the industry in a period of economic instability


Industry leaders’ panel debate - Intensive forest management and reforestation:

New legislation. State support – tax credits and state subsidies. Maintaining an environmental balance. Development of FSC certification in Russia

pulp debate

Regional Development Session - with participation of Regional Governments: 

Allocation of woodland, development of regional infrastructure, environmental issues. Practical Case Studies on developing regional forestry clusters.

pulp optimisation

Optimisation of sales and marketing processes

With Sales & Marketing Directors from leading P&P companies and Purchasing Directors from key consumers: How to grow and maintain your market share? Launching new products. Entering new markets. Quality issues and keeping in touch with your customers’ needs

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EXPERTS’ DEBATE: Future scenarios for global pulp, paper and board markets

Future supply and demand dynamics, competition, pricing. Prospects for Russian products on global pulp and paper markets – which way to go?

pulp onetoones


An opportunity for suppliers and technology developers to meet their potential customers and find out about pulp & paper mills’ technology requirements and new business opportunities

Delegate Reviews

"Good networking, information sharing and positive energy"

Maja Mejsner,

PMP Group

"Excellent opportunity to tackle burning issues that move the industry and to deep dive in discussions with the relevant decision-makers"

Stefan Kucher,


"It's a useful place to meet everyone in the business"

Mihaly Szekeres,

Metso Paper


Irina Norris
Conference Director
T +44 20 8004 5695


Ales Petric
Conference Co-Producer
T +44 20 8004 5697


Irina Bondareva
Sponsorship Consultant
T +44 20 8004 5704