May 31 – June 1, 2018

This two-day intensive will start at 8 a.m. on May 31 and run til 1 p.m. on June 1st.


Hilton Embassy Suites, Hughes Landing. The Woodlands, Texas.

Located just 25 minutes from Houston Intercontinental Airport.


The seminar is aimed at newcomers from the diaper industry and its material suppliers. Veteran professionals will also draw benefit from Industry Trends and Quality Control classes.

Why us?

Carlos Richer has more than 30 years of experience in the diaper industry and clients from all over the world. He will lead the seminar with a mix of classroom and hands-on classes. 

Seminar Led by Carlos Richer

Richer is an expert in the field of disposable absorbent products, with 34 years of experience covering all manufacturing operations. He currently provides technical support to clients in 28 countries in four continents, both diaper manufacturers, and large traders. He has worked as a consultant with many raw material suppliers and original equipment manufacturers, for SAP, nonwovens, hot melt and absorbent fibers. He has also been invited as guest speaker in many diaper industry seminars and technical forums all over the world. Richer frequently writes articles in the most important diaper industry publication and is the owner of the Disposable Diaper Network group at LinkedIn. Richer has been an invited guest member of the board of directors of several companies

Praise for Carlos Richer

“Upon his first audit of our company, we realized the passion, dedication, and ocean of knowledge Mr. Richer has in the diaper and incontinence industry, all of which shines through the tremendous lifetime experience he has gathered leading diaper manufacturers all around the globe succeed in their respected markets.”

Souheil Badaa, GMO at Novatis Group

“Carlos is one of the most knowledgeable professionals in the disposable hygiene industry. He has vast experience, including manufacturing disposable hygiene products, designing hygiene products, and analyzing all the different hygienic products to highlight best in class designs and features.”

Steve Lessley, Market Manager Disposable Hygiene Products North America

“He has an incredible ability to take what appears to be random actions and determine a mathematical model which can predict future actions. This can be extremely valuable to anyone in manufacturing and development. In addition, he is a thoroughgoing gentleman with impeccable integrity.”

Andy Urban, President at Urban Consultants Inc.


Eduardo Leal
Assistant Speaker

Managing director of Diaper Testing International. Diaper performance, components and reverse engineering. 

Barna Farkas
Assistant Speaker

Professor of Economics at LSC. Specializing in statistics and data analysis.

Carlos Richer
Seminar Leader

CEO of Richer Investment and founder of the Disposable Diaper Network. With 34 years of experience in the diaper industry and clients from 28 different countries.

Natalia Richer
Event Organizer

Public relations, event logistics, web development and registrations.

Irene Richer
Creative Director & Event Coordinator

Branding and creative direction, including graphic design, photo and videography.


Hilton Embassy Suites,  Lake Woodlands Ballroom

1855 Hughes Landing Blvd, The Woodlands, TX 77381



Near everything.

Walking Distance to Dining, Shopping and Kayak Rentals.
Restaurant Row at Hughes Landing has some of the best restaurants and bars The Woodlands has to offer including Fogo de Chão, Truluck’s and Escalante’s Mexican. Starbucks and Wholefoods are but a 3 minute walk from the hotel entrance as well.

Hilton Embassy Suites

#1 hotel in the Woodlands according to Trip Adviser. Offering views of Lake Woodlands, this upscale, all-suite hotel is within walking distance to Restaurant Row and the Lake Woodlands Boardwalk. 
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The seminar will be in an intimate setting. Registration is limited – please book early to assure seating. If you would like to buy more than four tickets please send us an email at hello@knowdiaper.com. Early Bird pricing will be limited to the first 20 registrations.

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