Events

Sep
20
Tue
Test Event
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Oct
4
Tue
BIEC Fall Meeting (Hosted by Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA)
Oct 4 all-day

Scheduled presenters to include Quebec Forest Ministry, GreenBlue, Pulpworks and Rainforest Action Network. Open only to members, prospective members and invited guests.

Jan
10
Tue
Recology Tour (San Francisco, CA)
Jan 10 @ 8:54 am – 9:54 am

To kick off our Fall 2016 meeting, the BIEC is going to the dump!  Recology, a revolutionary waste management company based in the Bay Area since 1921 (www.recology.com), currently recycles about 90% of San Francisco’s garbage.  With their vision to “Waste Zero,” the employee owned Recology has developed dozens of programs to reduce landfill impact with astonishing success.

Mar
21
Tue
BIEC Member Call @ conference call
Mar 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
May
11
Thu
BIEC/PREPS Webinar: Future of the Printed Book @ Webinar
May 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jun
14
Wed
BIEC Lunch & Learn Webinar open to non-members: Carnstone/PREPS: Future of the Printed Book
Jun 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Nov
1
Wed
BIEC Fall Meeting – Save the date @ New York City - location tbd
Nov 1 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dec
18
Mon
WebEx Panel Discussion: China’s National Sword Program – open only to BIEC members @ WebEx online
Dec 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

A 1-hour panel discussion and Q&A about China’s recently announced new standards for imported recovered material, including paper. Our panelists will discuss the announced standards and possible/expected revisions to them, as well as the program’s possible impacts on book paper availability and pricing in Asia; the market for recovered materials, including printed books; and availability/pricing of recycled and virgin fiber globally.

Speakers:
Dylan de Thomas, VP of Industry Collaboration, The Recycling Partnership
Michael Van Hefty, VP, North American Pulp Sales, Central National Gottesman
Suzy Zhu, Senior Commercial Manager, Publishing Solutions, RR Donnelley Asia