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World of Wipes 2013 set for Atlanta

April 4, 2013

The only conference devoted entirely to the wipes industry set for June 17-20, 2013.

Innovation, new technologies and networking are the focus of the 2013 World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference, set for June 17-20 at the Hotel InterContinental Buckhead, Atlanta, GA, U.S. WOW is organized by INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry. Now in its 7th year, WOW brings together hundreds of executives from the global wipes supply chain for three days of market-leading information and networking.

Some of the actionable information being presented at this year’s conference includes healthcare acquired infections (HAIs), wipe trends around the world, consumer insights for new packaging solutions, innovative raw materials and additives for wipes, and airlaid wipes and the factors for success. Full program details can be found on the website: http://bit.ly/WorldofWipes2013.

“This year’s World of Wipes Conference has a full slate of outstanding speakers who will be imparting relevant, insightful information. This event is a must-attend for anyone in the wipes industry as it is the only event devoted entirely to wipes,” says Dave Rousse, president, INDA. “Also, for the first time at World of Wipes, we will be having a Kick-Off Reception Monday night, sponsored by Kimberly-Clark Professional Partnership Products and INDA. That’s not all – we also have BASF Corporation and Suominen Nonwovens sponsoring breakfasts on Wednesday and Thursday mornings."

One of the highlights of WOW will be the presentation of the annual World of Wipes Innovation Award. This prestigious award recognizes innovation in the wipes value chain that advances the use of nonwovens. Nominations for the World of Wipes Innovation Award close on April 29, 2013. To download a nomination form, go to http://bit.ly/wowaward13.

There will be two nightly receptions with table-top displays to allow attendees to connect in an informal atmosphere while viewing new products. All registrants to WOW 2013 will receive access to the WOW 2013 Networking Website. This value-added service connects attendees before the conference opens so they can maximize networking by scheduling meetings with customers in advance.

Table-top displays can be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. To reserve a display and connect with hundreds of attendees, contact Tracey Bailey, tbailey@inda.org, (919) 233-1210 ext. 129.

Early registration discounted rates until Monday, May 6, 2013. For more information on the 2013 World of Wipes Conference or to register visit http://bit.ly/WorldofWipes2013, or call INDA at 919-233-1210 ext. 126.

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