MIAC – International Exhibition of Paper Industry takes place in Italy every year. It has received a great deal of attention since its first edition (1994) and now it has reached its 23nd edition. The aim of MIAC is to update paper mill and converter technicians on the latest advances in technology.

Rapidly changing technological solutions require continuous education: MIAC is the answer to all this!
An event not to be missed for all those working in the paper industry sector.

The Exhibition has developed through time thanks to its excellent location and constant participation of the leading companies in the sector of the paper industry. Moreover, every year these highly skilled and innovative companies, through MIAC, present the latest developments in machines, systems and avant-garde solutions to improve the management of the various stages in the paper production cycle.

Visiting MIAC means obtaining a full overview of the technology and equipment available to the paper industry sector (tissue paper, graphics paper, corrugated cardboard, etc.) and measuring up against the sector’s needs and problems.


Furthermore, the Exhibition Centre of Lucca is located in a strategic position in the North-Centre of Italy. Pisa Airport is only 20 minutes car distant from Lucca and Florence Airport is 45 minutes car distant from Lucca Exhibition Centre.

Also for the 2016 edition, MIAC Exhibition planned several international Conferences in order to take stock of the situation regarding trend, future perspectives and new available technologies in the paper sector.

MIAC is held in Lucca, the only officially recognized “Paper District” in Europe. But Lucca is not only synonymous with the Paper Industry! It is also one of the major tourist destinations in Italy, and is sure to charm the Visitors of MIAC with its beautiful city walls, towers and squares.