Speaker Information

May 20 - 22, 2019 | Crowne Plaza in Porto, Portugal | Learning from the Past – Inspiring the Future


European PLACE Speaker Deadlines


Mar 15                        Final PPTs due to TAPPI 

May 20-22                 European PLACE Conference

PowerPoint Template

PowerPoints need to be in 16:9 aspect ratio to properly fit onto the projectors/screens.

Your paper and presentation are subject to peer review and must comply with TAPPI antitrust and commercialism guidelines. Submission guidelines are listed below, and more detailed information/tips are also available in the following locations: 

Antitrust Guidelines

TAPPI Commercialism Policy

TAPPI Author/Speaker Kit 

Presentation Guide

Presentation Tips

Once approved, your materials will also be included in the Conference proceedings, with your permission.  

Tips for Preparing Visual Presentations

General Guidelines 

Session Room Equipment

Check back for Equipment Standards.

For specific AV needs, please contact us as soon as you know. All requests may not be accommodated. We will do our best to fit your needs. Changes to AV may not be permitted within 3 weeks of the event. 


Conference Registration

Please remember you must also Register for the conference. Significantly reduced rates are available to speakers. 


Visa Travel Infomation

You must register for the conference before being eligible for a Visa letter. For more details about obtaining a Visa to attend EuroPLACE, please review the TAPPI guidelines.


Hotel Reservation

You should also remember to book your hotel reservation as early as possible; TAPPI's discounted room blocks will sell out as the event approaches.