|Tuesday, October 23|
|8:30 am||-||5:30 pm||Registration|
|9:30 am||-||5:30 pm||Conferrence
|12:30 pm||-||2:30 pm||Table top Luncheon|
|2:30 pm||-||3:30 pm||RISE Award
|2:30 pm||-||5:30 pm||Table-top Session|
|4:30 pm||-||5:30 pm||Inventor Summit|
|5:30 pm||-||7:00 pm||Table-top Event
|Wednesday, October 24|
|8:30 am||-||5:00 pm||Registration|
|8:30 am||-||5:00 pm||Conference|
|12:00 pm||-||2:00 pm||Lunch (on your own)|
|4:30 pm||-||5:00 pm||Awards Presentations|
|Thursday, October 25|
|8:30 am||-||11:00 am||Registration|
|8:30 am||-||11:30 am||Conference|
RISE DURABLE PRODUCT AWARD™
The second annual RISE Durable Product Award™ will be presented to a durable product using nonwoven fabric and technology that is commercially available and utilized in the consumer or industrial marketplace. Various categories such as raw materials, roll goods, converting, packaging, active ingredients, binders, additives and end products will be considered for nominations. Finalists will present their innovations to the industry at RISE 2012. The winner will be selected by RISE attendees and announced the afternoon of Wednesday, October 24.
INDA will be announcing the winner of the Lifetime Technical Achievement Award and the Lifetime Service Award Wednesday afternoon. The Lifetime Technical Achievement Award is presented to a professional who has a long-established technical career in the nonwovens industry. This professional will have a long history of technical innovation leading to the development of Intellectual Property resulting in new products and processes. The Lifetime Service Award will be presented to a professional who has a long-established record of service to INDA, specifi cally, and the nonwoven industry as a whole. This professional will have held a key role in planning and executing the long term success of at least one of INDA’s major industry services and is an avid supporter and spokesperson for the industry.
TABLE-TOP EVENT/LUNCH/RECEPTION Create new business opportunities at the RISE 2012 Tabletop Event. This year, the table-top event will be held during lunch Tuesday as well as the evening reception. Plus, the table-tops will be open during the afternoon for additional networking opportunities. Reserve your space today by contacting Tracey Bailey, email@example.com, (919) 233-1210 ext. 129.
Table-top reservation form
RISE 2012 Conference Committee
Many thanks to the RISE Conference Committee for their commitment and leadership in developing the RISE program. These outstanding individuals gave their time, expertise and insights to make RISE a success.
Jim Loftus, Ph.D., Owens Corning—Chairman