Student / Executive Dialogue Dinners

The evening before the annual live Careers in Corrugated Packaging & Display Industry Teleconference, the International Corrugated Packaging Foundation (ICPF) hosts an annual student dialogue dinner where select students join the Teleconference speakers and local industry executives for dinner to learn more about corrugated packaging & display industry careers. This annual student dialogue dinner, and other ICPF student dialogue dinners that are periodically conducted at major industry events, also provide a great networking opportunity for students to acquire student internships or co-ops, and to identify potential employers who can offer a corrugated packaging & display career upon graduation.  If you are a student who is interested in participating in a future student / executive dialogue dinner, contact info@icpfbox.org to learn more.


2016 Student / Executive Dialogue Dinner
On February, 24, the evening before ICPF's 17th annual Career in Corrugated Teleconference, 17 select students, from Michigan State Packaging, Bowling Green State University Graphic Design & Packaging, Millersville University Graphic & Structural Design, Clemson University Packaging Science and Illinois State Graphic Communications joined Teleconference speakers and local industry executives for dinner to learn more about corrugated packaging & display industry careers. The industry executives joining in the student dinner dialogue included Billy Medof (Georgia Pacific), Guy Sanders (Smurfit Kappa-Bates), David Wells and John Caplice (KapStone Paper), Patrick Bengelink and Tom Hamilton (Pratt Industries).  Due to the blizzard that closed airports across the Midwest, two students, from VA Tech and University of Florida who had cancelled flights, as well as an executive from Landaal Packaging, were unable to join the dinner.  
 
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