Experts in the areas of dry and wet wipes, sustainability, end-use markets, substrate formation, raw materials and fibers, liquid ingredients, packaging, machinery, and market trends and data are being asked to submit a brief abstract detailing the relationship of their presentation to wipes or wipe manufacturing. These will be presented at INDA’s 17th annual World of Wipes (WOW) International Conference in Atlanta, GA/USA, from July 17-20, 2023.
Abstracts should be submitted by December 2, 2022, on innovative, inspiring, and informative wipe products, markets and technologies.
Over 450 wipes business leaders are expected to convene at the WOW to hear about market research, product innovations, sustainability issues, new materials and substrates for all wiping products and their components.
The last WOW event hosted by the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, INDA, Cary, NC/USA, connected more than 450 participants from 18 countries representing the entire wipes supply chain to explore issues and advancements in the growing wipes sector.
The WOW Committee is developing content for a timely and relevant program that targets such areas as energy consumption, digitalization, global supply chain challenges, the plastics issue, ingredient transparencies, market intelligence, substrate developments, converting systems, material science, packaging, and circularity advances in personal and industrial wipes.
Training at the Wipes Academy
The Wipes Academy, the industry’s first and only comprehensive wipes training for the entire wipes supply chain, will occur prior to the conference start, July 17-18, 2023. Participants will gain a strong foundation of fundamental wipes knowledge, covering the basics of wipes design, manufacturing and applications, market trends, and opportunities in new product areas.
WOW features program content and panel discussions, presentation of the World of Wipes Innovation Award tabletop displays, and networking events.