2017 Keynote Speakers

April 15 - 18, 2018 | Charlotte, NC

NETInc 2017 Keynote Presentations

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 1:30pm
Minneapolis Convention Center
Room 200A


Andrew Willis, Technology Director, Hollingsworth & Vose (H&V)

"New Trends in Filtration"

David Allan, Editor, Nonwovens, RISI, Inc.

"RISI Nonwoven Market Report"




Andrew Willis

Technology Director

Hollingsworth & Vose (H&V)

  Andrew Willis

Andrew Willis has been a Technology Director at Hollingsworth & Vose since January 2015.  Prior to holding this position, he was a Technology Manager from November 2013 to December 2015 and before that a Scientist. Dr. Willis holds degrees in Mathematics and Natural Sciences, and an Engineering Doctorate in Communications.  His specializes in areas of filtration involving products made from glass fibers and fine fibers.  Dr. Willis will address new trends in filtration during his keynote presentation.

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David Allan

Editor, Nonwovens

RISI, Inc.

   David Allan

David Allan has been the Editor, Nonwovens at RISI Inc. since 2011.  He is responsible for guiding editorial strategy; research, write and edit content; develop industry contacts and customer relationships; and identify new opportunities; for RISI's industry-leading business information products for the nonwovens industry. Prior to working at RISI, Mr. Allan was the owner of Allan Consulting from January 2002 to May 2011.    He was also the Director of Fundamentals Analysis for Enron Industrial Markets in 2001 and was the Director of Marketing at Abitibi-Consolidated, Inc. from 1991-2001.  Mr. Allan will present the Nonwoven Market Report during his keynote presentation.

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