The morning of Tuesday, April 2, 2019 during the ICPF annual update at the AICC Spring meeting in Miami, Florida, Joe R. Palmeri (Jamestown Container CEO) was inducted as the 25th member of the ICPF's Circle of Distinguished Leaders.
The International Corrugated Packaging Foundation (“ICPF”) has announced that BW Papersystems has become ICPF's most recent corporate partner by making a financial pledge to support the foundation's educational and student outreach initiatives.
Long known for its pulp and paper program, North Carolina State University (NC State) is adding a new dimension to its Department of Forest Biomaterials. Through the assistance of ICPF’s corrugated packaging awards program, the university is launching its first corrugated packaging and design curricula track.
Late last month, 32 select students joined executives (from Landaal Packaging, Green Bay Packaging, Menasha, PCA, Pratt Industries, Smurfit Kappa and WestRock) for ICPF's student dialogue dinner on corrugated packaging careers.
The ICPF Teleconference this past February 21 included ICPF's 2019 Student Design Presentation Competition.
On February 21, a record 20 campuses with over 500 students and faculty participated in ICPF’s 2019 Teleconference on the Business of Corrugated Packaging & Displays and the Career Opportunities.
Twenty-five top students from ICPF's partner universities around the country will join visiting corrugated packaging executives in East Lansing, Michigan on February 20 for ICPF's annual student / executive dialogue dinner on corrugated packaging careers.
The assistance provided to Millersville and Indiana State is a part of the ICPF’s 2018 - 2021 Corrugated Packaging University Endowment Awards program in which ICPF’s 25 partner universities, as well as other colleges around the country were invited to submit proposals to expand or create new corrugated curricula.