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PAPERWEEK FLASH The Annual Conference of the
Canadian Pulp and Paper Industry
December 20, 2013


The International Forest Biorefinery Symposium is now an established tradition at PaperWeek, featuring the most important Forest Biorefinery program in Canada and the leading experts in the field. The purpose of the Symposium is to offer to the professionals and scientists working in the field of biorefinery a platform for the presentation of recent advancements and technological breakthroughs.

Featured keynote presentations:

Keynote presentation: ''The Fraunhofer Center for Chemical and Biotechnological Processes and the German BioEconomy Cluster''
Gerd Unkelbach, Project Group Manager
Fraunhofer Center for Chemical-Biotechnological Processes CBP, Leuna, Germany

Keynote presentation: ''BioFuelNet and the Conversion of the Forest Biomass''
Donald Smith,
James McGill Professor,
Director and CEO, BioFuelNet Canada

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Christiane Jacques,
Human Resources Service Manager,
Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP)

Mireille Couture,
Talent Acquisition Specialist,
Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP)


We are pleased to announce the participation of Christiane Jacques, Human Resources Service Manager, Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP), and Mireille Couture, Talent Acquisition Specialist, Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP), as keynote speakers at the PaperWeek Business Luncheon on Wednesday, February 5 and who will present:

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FEATURED TECHNICAL TRACK: Merchanical Pulping/Energy
- Tuesday, february 4

''Impact of ozone and oxygen inter-stage treatment on TMP qualities and fibre development'' Robert Lanouette, UQTR

''Water absorbation ability of Kraft and high-yield pulp'' Ju Chen, FPInnovations

''Variable Analysis for the Optimization of Alkaline Peroxide Treatments on Primary Refined TMP prior and subsequent to Low Consistency Refining'' Xuefeng Chang, UBC

''Enhancing best practices in extractives control on paper machine through implementation of newest research information – review''

''Pinch analysis reveals potentials at AV cell'' Bahador Bakhtiari, American Process

''Enzymatic pretreatment of wood chips for energy savings in TMP refining '' André Pelletier, UNB

''Application of process integration in Canadian pulp and paper mills results and impacts'' Philippe Navarri, NRCan

''Software Tools & Training Program'' Philippe Navarri, NRCan


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