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AUGUST 25 - 27, 2020

Conference Speakers


Matt Schiering

Chief Marketing Officer, Contec, Inc.


Matt Schiering is Chief Marketing Officer for Contec, Inc., a company providing critical cleaning solutions in the form of wipes, mops and disinfectant chemistries to industries where “Clean Counts Most,” including life sciences, pharmacy, healthcare, aerospace and more. Matt’s overall career spans 30 years and includes a variety of marketing and general management experiences with a variety of B-to-C and B-to-B enterprises. Prior to working for Contec, Matt was VP/General Manager of Sani Professional (a division of PDI, inc.), a leader in the foodservice and industrial cleaning sectors. Matt has two U.S. patents and dozens of product launches to his credit. He holds a B.S. Hotel Administration from Cornell University and an M.B.A. from the University of Texas at El Paso. He is a proud U.S. Army veteran, having served from 1990 - 1994 as a commissioned officer. He presently resides in Greenville, SC with his wife of 28 years.
Thursday, August 27
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Developments in Industrial Wipes

Where Clean Counts Most: Industrial Wipes & Critical Environments

When it comes to industrial wiper applications, there are Critical Environments…and everything else. Join Matt as he talks about the importance of and criteria behind the selection of wipe/wiper substrates for Critical Industrial Environments – where “clean counts most.” Topics discussed will include: industrial wipe growth trends (critical vs. non-critical environments), substrate selection criteria, ranking fabric attributes, the case against laundered alternatives and more!