Indian Pulp & Paper Technical Association, popularly known as IPPTA was formed in the year 1964 by a few enthusiastic professionals under the lead of Mr.V.K.Poddar. It is an association of professionals engaged in pulp, paper, board, newsprint and allied industries in India and abroad. The objective of IPPTA is to primarily promote the spirit of fraternity amongst the members and thereby improve professional efficiency. Secondarily, to create awareness about the constant changing technology around the world and its application both in attaining better productivity and quality. Ultimately to provide a common platform to its members to share their achievements and ideas besides finding solutions to hindrances faced in regular vocational activities.