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The European Biopolymer Summit

Date: 2nd February 2022 - 3rd February 2022 Location: London - UK

ACI’s European Biopolymer Summit 2022, in London UK, will bring together senior executives and experts from biopolymer manufacturers,  brand owners, chemical companies, major associations, raw materials, and technology companies, consultants, to discuss the latest changes, challenges and developments within the industry.

The summit will also provide a platform to meet experts from other industries – such as food & beverage, product & packaging and automotive – and discuss the latest strategies on commercialisation, application and market access of biopolymer products and methods in order to overcome current market challenges and maximise opportunities.

Participants will get an insight into the latest updates on the environmental projects, the feedstock’s landscape, the role of biopolymers in the circular economy, new technologies and much more.

 

Details

Start:
2nd February 2022
End:
3rd February 2022
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Contact

Name:
Mohammad Ahsan – Marketing & Delegate Sales
Phone:
+44 (0) 203 141 0606
Email:
Name:
Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
Phone:
+48 (0) 61 646 7036
Email:
Website:
www.acieu.pl
Name:
Sam Cormack – Sponsorship
Phone:
+44 (0) 20 3141 0609
Email:
Name:
Ted Hughes – Content
Phone:
+44 (0)20 3141 0608
Email:
Name:
Martyna Rak – Logistics
Phone:
+48 616 46 7020
Email:

Venue

Hilton London Tower Bridge
5 More London Riverside, Tooley Street
London, SE1 2BY United Kingdom

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Phone:
+44 (0) 203 002 4300
Website:
https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/lontbhi-hilton-london-tower-bridge/

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We assure you of our best services in covering all the news, reports & press release for pre & post event.The Pharma Times- http://www.thepharmatimes.in/

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Eurasian Chemical Market is one of the leading industrial publications in the CIS. The magazine widely covers the most important up-to-date events of the CIS chemical market. This is a monthly publication, which started up in 2005 and is available both in Russian and English languages.
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Since its creation, 25 years ago, Aitiip has been working in the plastics sector, covering the whole production value chain. Aitiip´s involvement has been present from the formulation of the material and moulds to the production of the final piece due to its key location in Zaragoza, where many companies are involved in the automotive sector. Over time, the centre has expanded into other sectors such as transportation (aeronautics and railway), packaging as well as other industrial applications where the use of plastic and metal (home appliances, renewable energies, infrastructures) is in high demand.

Today Aitiip offers advanced technology services for product and processes engineering, mould and tooling development, 3D printing (with one of the biggest workshops in Europe), plastic transformation processes, composites and other auxiliary processes for industrialization and End-Of-Life solutions. 

http://www.aitiip.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:

Sam Cormack

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0609

Email: [email protected]

 

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Philippe Diercxsens, Packaging & Environment Manager, Danone Waters Division
Albin Kaelin,
 CEO, EPEA Switzerland
Stefano Facco, New Business Development Manager, Novamont
Rene Saint-Loup, 
Polymer Development, Roquette
Stephan Barot, General Manager, Biotec
Bert Clymans, Business Development Manager Europe, Total Corbion
Baudine Gevers Deynoot, Business Development Manager, Avantium
Sofia Collazo Bigliardi, Researcher, AIMPLAS
Silvia Forni, Policy Officer, European Commission
Frans Stokman, Executive Director Petrochemicals Europe, Cefic
Hendrik Flessner, Global Business Manager, Weylchem
Berta Gonzalvo, Research Director, Aitiip
Patrick Zimmermann, Executive Director, FKuR Kunststoff
EUROPEN
BASF
Lars Borger, Vice President, Brand Owner Management, Renewable Polymers and Chemicals, Neste

 

Philippe Diercxsens, Packaging & Environment Manager, Danone Waters Division
Albin Kaelin,
CEO, EPEA Switzerland
Stefano Facco, New Business Development Manager, Novamont
Rene Saint-Loup,
Polymer Development, Roquette

 

 

At the event we strive not only to bring you to the same location at the same time as your customers/suppliers/peers, we strive to ensure you meet face-to-face with each and every one of your target contacts and to provide you with the time you need to have multiple unhurried conversations with them and build a lasting business relationship:

  • A pre-event informal introduction the evening before the conference
  • A minimum of five hours’ networking built into the two day conference agenda
  • A networking grid which enables you to make your target contacts aware you are looking for them
  • The option to join either social drinks or dinner during the evening of Day One
  • ACI’s on-site team will assist you in locating your hard-to-find target contacts & make face-to-face introductions

Of course, if there is anybody you are unable to meet over the two days, ACI’s event team will do their best to initiate contact after the event.

 

ACI is doing everything to ensure that all its events go ahead as advertised, returning to the much-missed and valuable face-to-face interaction as soon as possible.  In order to ensure the events are delivered as safely as possible, venues are chosen and procedures are adjusted in line with the relevant local and regulations and guidelines.

These have been exceptionally challenging times with very fast-moving updates. As we get closer to an event we look at each one individually, paying careful heed to local regulations, but without ignoring the international situation. Whatever happens, ACI will safeguard the investments that attendees have made by either automatically moving it to the new dates of the event or a full credit will be provided for use when booking a future ACI event.

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£ 470.00
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