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The European Biopolymer Summit 2018

Date: 14th February 2018 - 15th February 2018 Location: Dusseldorf - Germany

The 5th Edition of  ACI’s  European Biopolymer Summit will be taking place on 14th – 15th February 2018 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The two day event specially designed to bring together senior executives, key industry experts, researchers and bioplastic manufacturers, to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of bioenvironmental polymer engineering, most recent innovations, trends and concern as well as solutions adopted in the sector.

It’s also provides platform to meet experts form other industries such food & beverage, product & packaging  and automotive to discuss the latest strategies on commercialisation, application and market access of biopolymer products and methods to overcome current market challenges and maximise the opportunities.

The previous editions brought together industry professional from companies including Novamont, BASF, Biotec, Nature Work, BIO Amber, Braskem, DuPont, Kaneka, Nestlé, Danone,  Nippon Gohsei Europe GmbH, Corbion, FkuR Kunstoff GmbH  and many more.

Details

Start:
14th February 2018
End:
15th February 2018
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Contact

Name:
Dana Mukanova – Content
Phone:
+44 (0) 20 3141 0611
Email:
Name:
Mohammad Ahsan – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
Phone:
+44 (0) 203 141 0606
Email:
Name:
Krisztina Gyulavári – Sponsorship
Phone:
+44 (0) 754 923 2644
Email:
Name:
Jayme Burns – Logistics
Phone:
+44 (0) 203 141 0640
Email:

Venue

We will confirm the venue approximately 4-6 weeks before the event to ensure we find the most suitable space because numbers can vary dramatically. There will be a discounted accommodation rate for conference attendees.
Dusseldorf, Germany
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Confirmed Topics for Discussion:

  • Environmental Policy Impact on Biopolymer Industry
  • Brand Owners and Retailers Perspective on the Growing Role of Biopolymers
  • Polymer Fundamentals: the Best Performing Features of the Design and Properties of Biodegradable polymers
  • Commercialisation & Market Access
  • Next Generation Polymers: Biopolymers with Advanced Functionalities for High Performance Applications
  • Pioneering New Processes & Technologies
  • Biopolymers Producers Case Study: Exploring the Excellence
  • Challenges of Sourcing Sustainable Feedstock used in Production of Bio– based Polymers

Conference Chairmen:

Karlheinz Hausmann, Global Sustainability Technology Leader DuPont Packaging And Industrial Polymers, DuPont

Maurizio Cocchi, Associate, European Biomass Industry Association

Confirmed Speakers Include:

Maira Magnani, Advanced Materials & Processes, Ford Research & Innovation Center 

Lidia Garcia, Head of Biopolymers, BARBARA coordinator, AITIIP

Berta Gonzalvo Bas, Head of Research, AITIIP

Sarah Montes, Coordinator of KARMA 2020 Project, Polymers & Composite Unit, CIDETEC

Wladimir Moraes, Marketing Director, Bio Amber

Patrick Zimmermann, Director Marketing & Sales, FKuR Kunststoff GmbH

Patrice Conner,Senior Project Manager in Standardization, AFNOR Standardization

Christian P. Lenges, Business Development Manager, DuPont

Bert Clymans, Business Development Manager Europe, Total Corbion PLA bv

Bruno De Wilde, Lab Manager, OWS (Organic Waste System)

David Thomas, Senior Scientist, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd

Elena Benedetti, Product Application, AEP Polymers srl

 

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:

 

Dana Mukanova

tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0611

Email: dmukanova@acieu.net

  • Biopolymers Producers
  • IT and Data Associations
  • Solution Providers
  • Consultants
  • Regulatory and Policy Officers
  • Technology Providers
  • Open Source Platform Providers

 

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd is one of the leading research and technology organisations in Europe. Our research and innovation services give our partners, both private and public, all over the world a competitive edge. We pave the way for the future by developing new smart technologies, profitable solutions and innovation services.

VTT is the largest internationally networked R&D centre for applied research in Northern Europe, harnessing high technology to develop scientific solutions for sustainable development and creating new business opportunities. VTT’s mission is to produce research and innovation services that enhance the international competitiveness of companies, society and other customers as well as to create the prerequisites for society’s sustainable development, employment and wellbeing.

VTT’s activities are focused on three areas: Knowledge intensive products and services, Smart industry and energy systems, and Solutions for natural resources and environment. VTT is impact-driven and from its wide multitechnological knowledge base, VTT can combine different technologies, produce information, upgrade technology knowledge, and create business intelligence and value added for its stakeholders.

http://www.vttresearch.com/

 


 

ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Kristina Gyulavari

Tel: +44 754 923 2644

Email: kvari@acieu.net

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Tickets

The European Biopolymer Summit 2018 - Conference Pass (Inc Documentation Package)£1,315.00After £280 Early Bird Discounted Rate. Full Price £1595 (exc. VAT)
The European Biopolymer Summit 2018 - Documentation Package Only£420.00
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