Schedule of Events

9:30 – 11:00
Opening Keynote Session - Executive Roundtable

Executives representing paper manufacturers and mill suppliers on the Indian subcontinent discuss the paper sector’s current challenges and opportunities.

Moderator: Jim Keefe, Recycling Today Media Group
Speaker: Anil Kumar, Shreyans Industries Ltd.
Speaker: Devang Vora, Victory Creations/PaperWorks Trading LLP
Speaker: V D Bajaj, Kejriwal International
11:30 - 12:30
Recovered Paper Supply Tides and Currents

This session will offer insight into the changing quality level and volume of paper grades arising in North America, Europe and the Middle East, and how those changes affect buyers on the Indian subcontinent.

Moderator/Speaker: Bill Moore, Moore & Associates (Global)
Speaker: Abilfazal Jani, Paper Link International FZCO (Middle East)
Speaker: Nishant Sahney, VIPA (Europe)
Speaker: Markus Ocklind, Ekman Group (North America)
14:00 - 15:30
Doorstep to Mill: India's Paper Recycling Loop

The Indian subcontinent’s scrap paper collection efforts and supply chain are the focus of this session, with presenters examining what works and where more effort may be needed.

Speaker: Bharath Pujara, Global Waste Recyclers Limited
Speaker: Prabhakar Venneti, Wealth Out of Waste (WOW)
Speaker: Lalit Garg, Ramji Board and Paper Mill Pvt Ltd
16:00 - 17:30
Moving Forward: Logistics in India

Prime Minister Modi’s “Make in India” initiative calls for major upgrades to India’s transportation network, including at its ports. Presenters at this session will focus on if and how the nation’s transportation grid is changing.

Moderator: Sohel Khazani, Bharat Freight
Speaker: Anil Radhakrishnan, Adani Logistics Limited.
Speaker: S. Chandrayan, CONCOR India
Speaker: S.C. Joshi, Ajay Logistics Pvt. Ltd.
9:30 - 10:45
At What Price?

A presentation of finished and recovered fibre pricing trends around the world is offered by Bill Moore and RISI, along with presentations touching upon factors affecting price forecasts.

Speaker: Bill Moore, Moore & Associates
Speaker: Brian Taylor, Recycling Today Media Group
Speaker: Vikas Mahajan, Mahajan Recycle Resources
11:15 - 12:45
Wrapping It Up: India's Paper Prospects

The conference’s concluding session offers a forecast of paper manufacturing on the Indian subcontinent and a forum for speakers and delegates to comment on how paper manufacturers and recyclers can shape a better future.

Moderator: P.R. Ray, Esskay Impex
Moderator: Brian Taylor, Recycling Today Media Group
Speaker: Ashok Kumar, Pudumjee Paper Products
Speaker: Pawan Agarwal, Naini Group of Industries