ICPF's 7th ANNUAL HOLIDAY WEEKEND IN
Dec. 12 & 13, 2014
Mark your calendar for ICPF's next Holiday Weekend in NYC! It is scheduled for Friday-Sunday, December 12-14, 2014. The weekend will include a special opening reception on Friday at The Plaza, a Saturday matinee of the latest Broadway hit, Kinky Boots, followed by a reception and dinner at a renowned restaurant. the evening will continue with a late Saturday night get together at Nios in ICPF's host hotel, The Muse. Free time for participating couples allows for holiday shopping, touring, dining and enjoying the City's holiday season.
Socialize with Industry Executives in a special holiday setting.
ALL WHILE SUPPORTING ICPF!
The weekend is popular and space is limited. So register early! (Half of the registration fee supports ICPF operations and is tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Though non-refundable, the registration fee is transferable to another couple for attendance in 2014.)
2014 Holiday Weekend Information and Registration Form
For questions, call 703.549.8580 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
This Year's NYC Holiday Weekend participants (to date)
Bates Container, Baumer HHS,
Bobst North America, Central Package & Display,
Corrugated Technologies, Deline Box & Display, Equipment Finance Corp., Foley & Lardner, Fosber America, Gerber Innovations, Goepfert Maschinen, Green Bay Packaging, JB Machinery, Kiwiplan, Landaal Packaging, MarQuipWardUnited,
Packaging Corp. of America, Packaging Express, Pratt Industries, RockTenn,
StandFast Packaging, Sumter Packaging,
Vanguard Packaging, Wasatch Container, Western Corrugated Design,
AICC, FBA, & ICCA
2014 Event Sponsors
Pratt Industries, Bobst North America, MarquipWardUnited, Equipment Finance Corp., Kiwiplan, Central Package & Display, Gerber Innovations, Bates Container, Dusobox and Serenity Packaging
Region 1 California Cruise to Benefit ICPF
September 30, 2014
(9:00 PM - 12:00 AM)
AICC Region 1 will be conducting a Long Beach Boat Cruise Benefit for ICPF on September 30, 9:00 PM - 12 AM in California during the AICC/TAPPI Corrugated Week. There will be shuttles at 8:45 PM to the night cruise from the Aquarium Gala Reception and the Region 1 open bar cruise will leave from Dock 9, Shoreline Village, LB at 9:30 PM.
Cruise tickets are $200 each with profits supporting ICPF's educational initiatives. Your support would be appreciated. Check donations to ICPF for participation in the cruise should be made to
"Bay Cities" (with ICPF in the note section) and mailed to Bay Cities, 5138 Industry Ave., Pico Rivera, CA 90660, ATTN: Valerie Kaul. For more info, e-mail email@example.com at Bay Cities.
Greg Tucker (Bay Cities) also indicates that there is opportunity for corrugated manufacturers and suppliers to individually make a $500 - $1,000 donation to help cover the cost of the cruise. Your sponsorship donation is tax deductible to the full extent of the law and corporate sponsors will be recognized in a release to the corrugated trade press and on ICPF's website. To learn more and to be added to the Region 1 California Cruise sponsors list that will be published, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org at Bay Cities.
FACULTY TOOL FOR PACKAGING SCHOOL STUDENT RECRUITMENT
Through an ICPF grant, Christian Brothers University Packaging Engineering developed curricula and programs for early corrugated packaging instruction to assist in the recruitment of local high school students to college and university packaging programs.
Link for high school program and curricula for packaging faculty.
ICPF's 15th ANNUAL CAREERS IN CORRUGATED INTERNATIONAL
TELELCONFERENCE - FEBRUARY 20, 2014
Sixteen Campuses Participated across North America!
Listing of 2013 Participants and Teleconference Program!
Link for more information and to view the advance 5 minute videos student teams created to prepare for ICPF's 12th annual Best of the Best Student Design Presentation Competition that was conducted live during the Teleconference broadcast
TESTIMONIALS FROM NEW GRADUATES & STUDENT INTERNS
The corrugated packaging & display manufacturing industry offers entry level career opportunities in packaging & structural design, sales & marketing, graphic design, supply chain management, customer service, finance and accounting, business, and related. Following are links to several short videos from companies and new employees on recent placements through ICPF.
TESTIMONIAL VIDEO LINKS:
GREAT CAREER CHOICE!
and Display is a $26 billion a year industry that is looking for creative, talented people. It is a “green” industry with a strong emphasis on sustainability and the environment. Corrugated products are made from renewable resources and the industry currently recycles over 91% of the containers it produces.
Exciting Career Opportunities
Five Reasons Why The Corrugated Industry is a Great Career Choice
AICC 2014 STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION GUIDELINES
Chair Affair Competition
ICPF Corrugated manufacturing Partners can list openings locally and nationally for free.
Students Seeking Internships & Graduating Students Searching for Career Openings
Visit ICPF's Career Portal for more info on opportunities.
Online application to openings and the posting of resumes are free.
PARTNERSHIPS WITH COLLEGES AND
ICPF is dedicated to the continued creation and building of partnerships within the higher education community.
Click here for Colleges and Universities that have received ICPF assistance
Listing of Partnerships
The Curricula provides a brief history and a comprehensive overview of corrugated manufacturing with details on production, design, performance specifications, testing processes, and corrugated's role as a cost-effective, high performance, renewable, recyclable and sustainable packaging choice. Copyright © International Corrugated Packaging Foundation
ICPF National Student Survey
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