Program Schedule

August 28 - 30, 2023 | Cleveland, OH

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Preliminary Schedule of Events
(as of 5/1/23)

** requires additional registration and/or fee
* schedule is preliminary; events, locations and times are subject to change 


Sunday, August 27


9:00 – 5:00pm

Effective Methods to Maximize Diecutting Course**

Instructor: Rick Putch, National Steel Rule

1:00pm – 5:00pm  

Exhibitor Move-In

Monday, August 28


1:00pm – 5:00pm 

Exhibitor Registration


Corrugated Classic Golf Tournament - Sleepy Hollow Golf Course (off-site)**

8:00am – 5:00pm

Exhibitor Move-In

4:30pm – 5:00pm

Suppliers Meeting

5:00pm – 6:30pm

Welcome Reception – Hilton, Hope Ballroom E (Everyone Welcome)

Tuesday, August 29


6:30am – 5:00pm 


8:00am – 10:00am 

Exhibitor Move-In

7:30am – 9:15am

Breakfast and Presentation of Awards

9:15am – 10:00am

Keynote Address - Truly Human Leadership: The Skills and Courage to Care
Bob Chapman. Chairman & CEO, Barry Wehmiller 
Sponsored by: HP

10:00am – 10:30am 


10:30am – 11:30am

Equipping Employees for Success Panel
Moderator: Greg Arvanigian. Arvco Container Corporation

Carrie Case, Early Talent Program Administrator, PCA
Mark McNay, Southern Missouri Containers

11:30am – 12:30pm  

 Lunch served in the Exhibit Hall

Sponsored by: HP

11:30am – 1:00pm   

Corbotec Committee Meeting

11:30am – 5:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open

1:00pm -2:00 pm

What's New/Tech Talks Session

3:00pm – 5:00pm 

Reception on the Exhibit Floor

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Young Professionals Event

6:00pm – 10:00pm  

Evening Event at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame** Sponsored by: AG Stacker  

Wednesday, August 30


6:30am – 4:00pm   


7:00am – 8:30am

Continental Breakfast Avaliable

9:00am - 10:00am

Maximizing the Efficiency and Quality of Existing Capital Equipment Panel
Moderator: Dave Burgess, JB Machinery


  • Machine audits, possible mechanical and electrical upgrades - Ted KulwickiBW Papersystems          
  • Additional print stations (including top) , vacuum dwell , doctor blade retrofits, Micro-grind - Rob Casella, Sun Automation
  • Anilox roll audits , print objectives leading to engraving choices - John Rastetter, Pamarco
  • Ink management systems - Spencer Bird, JB Machinery
  • Ink recovery and waste water management systems - Will Whiteside, Absolute
  • Back end enhancements/ retrofits for speed and quality improvements - Tim Connell, AG Stacker

10:00am - 10:10am 

Transition Break

10:10am – 10:50am 

What’s new in Digital –Printing or trend
Moderator – Jim Wegemer

10:10am – 10:50am 

Corrugator Supply Chain Issues
Moderator: Jeff Gebauer

10:50am – 11:00am    


11:00am – 12:00pm 

Closing Keynote - Hacking the ROCKSTAR ATTITUDE: How to Ignite Rockstar Performance during Uncertain Times
Mark Shulman, American Musician

Sponsored by: Mitsubishi

12:00pm – 1:00pm


12:00pm – 1:30pm

Fiscotec Committee Meeting

12:00pm – 4:00pm  

Exhibit Hall Open

1:00pm - 2:00pm

What's New/Tech Talks Session

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Reception on the Exhibit Floor

4:00pm – 10:00pm

Exhibitor Move-Out