Dr. Richard Phillips of International Paper to speak at CPBIS Distinguished Lecture Series
ATLANTA, GEORGIA, February 27, 2004 -- (PRNewswire)-- This
seminar was given on February 27, 2004 by Dr. Richard B. Phillips,
senior vice president - technology for International Paper from
11:00-12:30 pm EST. Dr. Phillips spoke on "Imperatives for
Manufacturing Success in the Paper Industry".
Dr. Phillips states, "Emerging trends are challenging the U.S.
paper industry's global leadership in paper and board production.
The industry can revitalize itself though better trade policy,
marketing, branding, enhanced cost competitiveness, and other
strategies." His lecture will focus on the top 10 imperatives that
he believes are vital for the industry to successfully compete
against other media and other nations.
As always the Distinguished Lecture Series is offered live in
the Institute of Paper Science and Technology's Kress Auditorium
and by live and archived webcast. For more information on the
Distinguished Lecture Series or to register please visit: http://www.cpbis.gatech.edu/dls2004.
The Distinguished Lecture Series comprises four presentations,
from 11am to 12:30pm, on the fourth Fridays in January, February,
March, and the fourth Thursday in April. The lectures are
co-sponsored by CPBIS and the Institute of Paper Science and
Technology at Georgia Tech. For more information on upcoming
speakers, please visit the CPBIS website (http://www.cpbis.gatech.edu/dls2004)
or contact Charley Burney at 404-894-1488 or Charley.Burney@cpbis.gatech.edu