Why attend TAPPI's Shipping Receiving and Warehousing Conference?

  • Learn new ways to reduce in-transit roll damage
  • Meet industry peers and professionals from mills, carriers, warehouses, printers
  • Hear best practices and solutions that can add to your bottom line.
Review the program below and see what all SRW had to offer!
Monday, April 17
3:00pm - 6:00pm Registration Open
Tuesday, April 18
7:00am - 5:00pm Registration Open
7:00am - 8:00am Continental Breakfast 
8:00am - 8:15am

Opening Remarks & Anti-Trust Statement

Mike Segal, Director Logistics & Operations Planning - Sappi North America

8:15am - 9:00am Keynote Address: A Perspective on the Magazine Paper Supply-Chain - Craig DeRusha, PubWorx Services, LLC
9:00am - 9:45am Today’s Market and Waves to Watch - Andy Hoffman, CH Robinson
9:45am - 10:00am Coffee Break
10:00am - 10:45am How the Railways Work Together – Collaborations: Investigation, Training, Testing – Mark Ormord, Pan Am
10:45am - 11:30am Changes in Ocean Transportation: 2017  Eric Brenner, Hapag-Lloyd (America),LLC
11:30am - 12:15pm Roll and Sheeted Product Handling for Damage Prevention – Ryan Hannam, WSI
12:15pm - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 2:30pm Road Trailer Manufacturer, Les Jaworski, Hyundai
2:30pm - 3:00pm Coffee Break
3:00pm - 3:45pm  Trailer Floor Load Rating – John Vozniak & Gopal Padmanabhan, Havco
3:45pm - 4:30pm Managing Transportation Risks - Don Loftis, Olin Corporation
4:30pm - 4:45pm Wrap Up
5:15pm - 7:00pm Networking Reception
Wednesday, April 19
7:00am - 12:00pm Registration Open
7:00am - 8:00am Continental Breakfast
8:00am - 8:15am

Welcome & Recap/Feedback

Mike Segal, Director Logistics & Operations Planning - Sappi North America

8:15am - 9:00am

Highlight Speaker - Logistics Education - A New Paradigm at Maine Maritime Academy

Navneet Jain, Maine Maritime

9:00am - 9:45am  

Printer's Transit Damage Update

Julie Furbee, LSC Communications 

9:45am - 10:15am

Coffee Break

10:15am - 11:00am

Closed Car Section II Best Practices – Travis Wolgram, TTCI/AAR

11:00am - 11:30am

Panel: The “Do’s” and “Don’ts” of Load Securement – Chris Baker, Allegheny Industrial Associates / Down River, Kevin Arnold, Hexacomb

11:30am - 1:00pm


1:00pm - 1:45pm 

The Challenges of Handling Paper in a Port Facility – Morgan “Trip” Bailey, BalTerm 

1:45pm - 2:30pm BNSF Railway: A Key Link for Supply Chains - Michael Wade, BNSF
2:30pm - 2:45pm

Wrap Up



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