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Paper Meets LIVE! 2023

Clearwater Beach, FL
United States

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Join your AF&PA and NPTA member colleagues at the industry’s premier networking event, Paper Meets LIVE! 2023!

Paper Meets LIVE! 2023, taking place September 19-21, 2023, at the Opal Sands Resort in Clearwater Beach, Florida, is co-hosted by the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) and National Paper Trade Association (NPTA). 

This industry networking event will focus on new ways to enhance and grow business relationships among our member business partners and facilitate important discussions on the unique challenges and opportunities of the U.S. paper products industry.

Key Elements of Paper Meets LIVE! 2023

We’re aiming to facilitate quality networking amongst established business partners. That’s why Paper Meets LIVE! 2023 is limited to AF&PA and NPTA members and their guests. 

All attendees must register. The dress code is business casual.  

Complete your registration now! 

The paper industry is a leader in the manufacturing sector. Our program content will dive into current issues, recognize industry achievements and give you what you need to actively share and support the industry's policy positions.  

Check out the schedule.

Our hospitality suites and meeting rooms for customer/supplier meetings are available exclusively to AF&PA and NPTA members.*  

Reserve your suite or meeting room today. 

Reach your key customers, extend your company’s brand and support the industry by being a Paper Meets LIVE! 2023 sponsor. 

View our sponsorship options. 

Who Should Attend

  • AF&PA and NPTA members seeking to enhance and build business relationships through networking and education 
  • Companies seeking to meet with customers or suppliers in a private hospitality suite or private meeting room 
  • Previous member event suite holders who seek to continue their outreach to customers and suppliers 
  • AF&PA and NPTA members seeking to network and grow professionally as future leaders or managers 

* For information on membership, contact AF&PA at or NPTA at 

This event is made possible with support from our sponsors:

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