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Inspire your friends to join and you will we rewarded!

Updated March 15th: New members will get a free participation to the Autumn Summit instead of the Spring Summit being cancelled. Referees will be rewarded in the Spring Summit.

Recommend membership for your friends and you will be rewarded 

Now it is great time to recommend membership for your friends. New members will be accepted in the Annual Meeting in April. Next time will be in November. 

If you recommend new members by March, 31st, 2020 you will be rewarded with bubbly:

  • 6 new members - 1,5 liters Magnum Champagne
  • 4 new members - 0,75 liters Champagne
  • 2 new members -  3 x Piccolo sparkling wines

The gifts will be given at the Autumn Summit in November.

As a PI's member you benefit from the large network of professionals and companies, develop your skills and knowledge and get support for your career and studies. We offer a free entrance to the Autumn Summit held in November for the new members who have submitted their application by March, 31st, 2020. New student members will additionally get one book  (value of 75-125€ ) of he Papermaking Science and Technology book series for free.

Now it is really useful to recommend your friends to join and tell them to write your name in the joining form as a referee: Join as a member

People working in the forest industry or in the related industry can join the PI as an annual member. Professionals having a third stage degree are in our primary target group. Student members can join after studying two years at the educational institute. Consequently, to benefit the most from the membership, it is recommended to apply for the membership already in the spring of the second studying year.