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The International Fibre Moulding and Paper Forming Conference 2024

Welcome to The International Fibre Moulding and Paper Forming Conference, scheduled to take place at the historic Vasa Theatre in Stockholm on September 25th and 26th, 2024.

A meeting place for industry and research

This gathering promises to be a pivotal event for professionals and experts in the fibre and paper based packaging industry, focusing on the latest advancements in the technical field and useful market insights.

Don't miss the chance to be part of this dynamic event, where industry leaders and experts converge to explore the future of sustainable solution. Join us in Stockholm for two days of knowledge exchange, collaboration, and inspiration at The International Fibre Moulding and Paper Forming Conference.

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The Vasa Theatre


The Vasa Theatre, known for its elegant and traditional setting, provides an ideal backdrop for insightful discussions and presentations on cutting-edge developments within the paper and pulp sector. Attendees can expect engaging speakers and networking opportunities that will foster collaboration and innovation.


Stockholm, the host city, adds a unique charm to the conference experience. As the capital of Sweden, Stockholm is renowned for its picturesque landscapes, a stunning archipelago, and a rich cultural heritage. Delegates will have the chance to explore the city's historic Old Town, visit world-class museums, and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of this waterfront metropolis. With its commitment to sustainability and green initiatives, Stockholm aligns seamlessly with the conference's focus on advancements in an eco-friendly industry.

The Social activity and dinner is taking place at the Operaterassen. 

Operaterassen, located in Stockholm, Sweden, is a historic and iconic entertainment venue renowned for its stunning architecture and vibrant cultural atmosphere. Built-in 1782, Operaterassen is an extension of the Royal Swedish Opera, providing a picturesque setting amidst lush greenery and elegant surroundings.

September 25th and 26th, 2024, Stockholm
25 Sep 2024 - 26 Sep 2024
Vasa Theatre, Vasagatan 19, Stockholm, Sweden
23 September 2024


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David Guerin, Cellulosic Materials & Non-Plastic Biopolymers Master Expert


Emilia Vänskä, R&D Manager

Sustainable Muoto™ products, Metsä Group

David Bríza, Sustainability & Compliance Manager

Development of sustainable and FCM safe packaging, Huhtamäki

Pär Larshans, Chief Sustainability Officer

From linear sourcing to circular sourcing, Ragn-Sells

Juho Pyrrö, Business Development Director 3D Fiber

Valmet 3D Fiber – Disruptive innovation in Molded Fiber Products, Valmet Technologies Inc.

Anna Jonhed / Jesper Jansson, CEO/CCO

Rottneros Packaging

Jaana Laine, Senior Researcher

Exploring the Role of Chemistry in Molded Fiber Applications with Various Pulp Grades, Kemira

Ove Larsson, Chief Technology Officer

Dry Molded Fiber - Fine-tuning processes for deep draw techniques and OGR-barriers, Pulpac

Anna Altner, Founder

The Dry moulding process by Yangi, Yangi

John Sjöberg, Patent Examiner

Fibre Moulding Innovation: Navigating Patent Trends and First Filings, Swedish Intellectual Property Office

Ville Leminen, Associate Professor

Developments in 3D forming of paper, LUT University

Karl Håkansson, Senior Research Associate

Transparent fibre solutions for 3D formed products, RISE

Hans Steijer, Senior project manager

Bisphenol A (BPA) limits in recycled fibre packaging stream for FCM - status, RISE

Mathilde Bernard-Catinat, Research Engineer

Influence of the 3D shaping process on the materials properties: a comparison of the dry and wet molded cellulose process, LGP2

The International Fibre Moulding and Paper Forming Conference 2024

The Conference Programme

Wednesday 25/9


  • Trends & Market

  • Formed Products

17.30 Social Activities & Dinner

Thursday 26/9 


  • Formed Products

  • Recycling & Environmental Impact

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