The 2019 PacWest Conference will be held in Whistler, B-C, from June 5-8. The theme of this year is "The Future Is Now - Investing In People, Technology & Assets."

“Equipment doesn’t fail; components do!” said Christer Idhammar, founder and CEO of IDCON Inc. by way of opening his presentation entitled, “Reliability and Maintenance excellence” during a PAPTAC technical session.

If the Breakfast Panel demonstrated that times are changing in the pulp and paper industry, Tuesday’s luncheon, featuring 5 women in industry leadership positions showed that the wind of change is also bringing more and more women aboard the sector.