2016 SuperCorrExpo Conference Proceedings

Monday October 17 - Thursday October 20, 2016


Monday, October 17th

Keynote Speaker - Jonathan Kraft 
The Kraft Group

What’s New Presentations

VAC Stacker 

HP Inc.
Roll into digital pre-print for packaging

Baldwin Technology
Energy-Efficient UV LED Curing for the Corrugated Flexo Printing Market

JB Machinery

Engineering Solutions for your success   

SUN Automation
Introducing the First Self‐Contained Digital printer

AG Stacker
High Speed Stacker Ejector System

The Perfect Box

Tuesday, October 18th

Keynote Address – Ron Sasine Principal Hudson Windsor, LLC
Changes in Retail and Their Impact on Packaging


1500’ Per Minute Corrugators – Why not 2000’ Per Minute? - Panel Discussion 

Panelist: Chris Weaver, BHS
Dave Kvitek, Fosber
John Sofinowski, MarquipWardUnited

Maintaining High Tech Machinery – Panel Discussion

Panelist: George Moorman, Shoreline Container
Tom Allen, Fosber America
Chris Harris, WPR Services

Corrugated in Perspective in the Corrugated Packaging Industry

Speaker: Stephen Harrod, Consultant, Paper & Board, Packaging, Smithers Pira

What’s New in Digital Print - Supplier Panel Discussion (Part I) 

Panelists:  Dennis Van Ijzerloo, Barberan
Jakob Bovin, Bobst North America, Inc
Steven Shannon, HP, Inc
Sean Moloney, SUN Automation Group

Moderator: Cordes Porcher, CSI

What’s New in Digital Print - Boxmaker Panel Discussion (Part II)

Panelists:  Ryan Frisch, Wasatch Container
Ben Urquhart, New England Wooden Ware
Richard Brown, The Boxmaker

Moderator: Cordes Porcher, CSI

Improving Profitability by Understanding the Value of Machine Hours

Speaker:  Mitch Klingher, CPA, Partner, Klingher Nadler, LLP

The Secrets to Becoming an Employer of Choice

Speaker: Holly Green, CEO, The Human Factor, Inc

130” Corrugator Operations & Technical Challenges – Panel Discussion 

Panelists: Norbert Staedel, BHS
Terry Paulson, Schwarz Group
Chris Weaver, BHS

Medium – The Science Behind the Heart of Corrugated – Panel Discussion

Panelists: Stephen Burnett, Atlantic Packaging
Chris Massie, Hood Container
Tom Staal, Advance Packaging

Wednesday, October 19th

International Roundtable

"Understanding Lighter Containerboard Grade and the Challenge in Combining and Converting them"

Presenters: Ralph Young, Technical Advisor, AICC 
Randy Banks, President, Sharp International
Rick Putch, Director of Technical Services, National Steel Rule
Greg Grdinich, National Sales Manager, BHS Corrugated-North America


Speaker: Rafael Diaz Ganaim, MEJORAR 

Glue Roller Inspection, Application and Design 

Speakers: John Bingham, Pamarco
Steve Woodard, ARC International

Supplying Low Pressure Steam for Light Weight Board and Micro-flutes


Trends in Digital Printing and Late-Stage Customization of Corrugated 

Speaker: Eric Ferguson, Datalase

Controlling Waste in your Plant

Speaker: Scott Ellis, EdD, Co-founder P2

Plant Safety & Lock Out/Tag Out Program 

Speaker: Brian Storms, Jamestown Container Corporate Environmental, Health & Safety Manager, Corporate Packaging Engineer

Running Lightweights

Speaker: Debbie Hammack, Product Ideation Manager, KapStone Kraft Paper Corporation

Keynote Speaker – Eduardo Posada

Thursday, October 20th 

New Flute Profiles and their Purpose 

Speakers: John Sofinowski, MarquipWardUnited
Chris Charette, Fosber
Patrick Driggers, BHS

Corrugator Best Practices – Equipment Checks and Defect Identification

Speakers: Rick Croker, Georgia-Pacific
John Buzzell, Georgia-Pacific
John Troyke, Georgia-Pacific

Anilox Roller Inspection, Application and Design

Speakers: Bill Bessett, ARC International
John Rastetter, Pamarco 

The Five Key Drivers to Producing HD Graphics on Board

Speaker: Nick Harvey, Technical Director, Apex, North America, LLC

How Taking a Proactive Approach to Corrugator Alignment Helps Reduce Costly Issues in a Less than Perfect World

Speaker: Ted Grimbilas, OASIS Alignment Services

Closing Keynote – Kevin (Kal) Kallaugher

Editorial Cartoonist for the Economist and the Baltimore Sun           

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