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Future of Polyolefins

Date: 20th January 2021 - 21st January 2021 Location: Dusseldorf - Germany

The 9th edition of ACI’s Future of Polyolefins summit will take place on the 20th & 21st of January 2021 in Düsseldorf, Germany, and it will be the perfect opportunity for you to meet with leading executives and experts from across the entire polyolefins value chain.

Over this two-day event we will bring together petrochemical companies, polyolefins producers, plastic converters/compounders, packaging manufacturers, brands, car manufacturers, additive suppliers, EPCs, distribution & logistics companies, industry associatieviouons and consultancies, in order to exchange views on key issues of the industry: designing and redesigning for recyclability, current regulations and the EU Green Deal, new technologies and innovations, etc.

Join us in Düsseldorf for two days of informative presentations, interactive discussion & excellent networking opportunities.

Stay tuned for more updates on the event!

 

COVID-19

ACI is doing everything to ensure that all its events go ahead as advertised.  Like you, we are keen to get the meetings to happen and return to some form of normality.  We are constantly tracking WHO updates, local government regulations and talking to our attendees wherever possible.  Venues are chosen and procedures are adjusted in order to make the conferences possible.

But we do accept that these are exceptionally challenging times and the updates are very fast moving.  As such, it may help you to understand how and why we arrive at decisions on moving ahead with any current event:  One month before the meeting we again re-assess the situation specific to the individual summit, both local to the event and globally.  We then take a decision as to the viability of holding the meeting as if it were happening the very next day.  If it is possible to run on that basis, we will proceed.  If not, we will be forced to take the decision to postpone the event to a later and better date.

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Start:
20th January 2021
End:
21st January 2021
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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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For this 9th edition of the event, we have gathered some key industry players to form an advisory committee and help us build the conference agenda, on top of our research.

  • Karlheinz Hausmann, Global TS&D Fellow, Packaging And Specialty Plastics, Dow
  • Paolo Glerean, Business Devleopment & Institutional AffairsAliplast & Board MemberPlastics Recyclers Europe
  • Marius Van Der Schans, R&D Manager, Kiefel Packaging B.V
  • Dr Maria Soliman, Research Fellow Polymers & Petrochemicals, SABIC
  • Outlook on European Polyolefins Market
  • Assessing Polyolefin Recycling Processes
  • An Overview of Polyolefins Regulations at EU Level
  • Insights on Polyolefins Food Applications
  • Flexible Packaging Solutions
  • Guidelines for Recyclability
  • Recycling post-consumer products
  • Designing for Recyclability
  • New Applications for Polyolefins
  • Recyclability throughout the production pipeline
  • Addressing the environmental problem: A Case Study
  • Circular Economy and the EU Green Deal
  • Sustainability and Efficiency
  • Technology and Innovations

For speaking opportunities, please contact:

Mateo Wiegold

Tel: +44 203 141 0613

Email: [email protected]

 

  • Dorothee Arns, Director General, European Association of Chemical Distributors – FECC
  • Maria Ciliberti, Vice President Marketing and New Business Development, PolyolefinsBorealis
  • Sam Hill, Head of Quality and TechnicalBright Green Plastics
  • Dr Iakovos Vittorias, Director of Technical Services PolymersOmya International AG
  • Paolo Glerean, Head of Sales & Marketing, Aliplast & Board MemberPlastics Recyclers Europe
  • Silvia Freni Sterrantino, Senior Legal & Regulatory Affairs ManagerEuPC – European Plastics Converters
  • To be announced, Representative of Sustainable Production, Products and ConsumptionEuropean Commission
  • Graham Houlder, Project Coordinator & Managing Director, CEFLEX
  • Karlheinz Hausmann, Global TS&D Fellow, Packaging And Specialty Plastics, Dow
  • Kaushik Mitra, Executive Director, Polyolefins EMEA / Chemicals, IHS Markit
  • Venetia Spencer, Secretary General, PCEP – Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform
  • Tugba Okay, R&D / Material EngineerTOFAS

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:

Mateo Wiegold

+44 (0)20 3141 0613

Email: [email protected]

 

 

PRS Return System is part of Faber Halbertsma Group, Europe’s #1 integrated full-service pooler and producer of pallets and boxes.

With a history dating back to 1891, this Dutch family business operates three pooling networks amongst which it’s PRS Return System.

The PRS Return System was initiated 25 years ago by the European Polymer industry. It is an efficient and reliable pooling system for users of CP-type pallets in the polymer sector across Europe and Turkey. With network partners like Borealis, LyondellBasell, Ineos, Versalis, Repsol , Total and many others, PRS has contributed to sustainability by strongly growing pallet re-use and reducing packaging waste for more than 20 years.

PRS Return System  has been and still is a front runner in the development  of circular economy models, promoting recovery and continual re-use of durable standardize packaging by managing an efficient and sustainable pooling network. To emphasize the contribution to a better environment and to improve the effectiveness of the return system, the PRS Green Label has been launched in 2019.

https://www.prs-pooling.com/en/

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thinkstep

Sustainability Consulting, Software and Data

thinkstep, a Sphera company, enables organizations worldwide to succeed sustainably. Our industry-leading corporate sustainability and product stewardship software, data and consulting services help businesses drive operational excellence, product innovation, brand value and regulatory compliance.

With a global presence in 20 countries, we serve more than 8,000 companies, with 45 percent of the Fortune 100, including BASF, Hewlett-Packard, Interface, Renault, Siemens and Unilever.

We provide the world’s largest and most accurate sustainability databases and more than 20 years experience in professional consulting.

www.thinkstep.com

 


Townsend Solutions is a global leader in plastics-focused market research, strategic consulting and advisory services.  We have been following global polyolefins markets for over 40 years and publish an array of comprehensive & data-intensive reports on both large volume and specialty polymers.  From grade level pricing to long-term forecasts, all are deep-dive & leverage granular detail.

Asset level technology.  Company level supply.  Grade level pricing.  Application level demand.  Over 60,000 plastic converters.    

We call this “Townsend Deep”.  Our clients call it a game changer.

www.townsendsolutions.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: +44 203 141 0626

Email: [email protected]

 

Fecc is the voice of the Chemical Distribution Industry in Europe. With a growing membership of companies and national associations, Fecc represents around 1,600 companies of which many are small and medium sized companies (SMEs). Fecc and its members contribute to innovation and sustainability besides adding value in the supply chain, by sourcing, developing, marketing, and distributing a wide range of specialty chemicals and ingredients to over one million downstream users ranging from automotive, electronics, paint, construction to pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food and nutrition industries, each with their own specialised needs. The Chemical distribution industry in Europe employs more than 30,000 people and has an annual sales leverage of approximately €28 billion.

https://www.fecc.org/
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Polymers (ISSN 2073-4360) is an international peer-reviewed open access scientific journal of polymer science that provides an interdisciplinary forum for publishing papers which advance the field of polymerization methods among others. It was established in 2009 and is published monthly by MDPI.

https://mdpi.com/journal/polymers


Established in 1933 the British Plastics Federation is the most powerful voice in the UK plastics industry with over 500 members across the plastics industry supply chain, including polymer producers and suppliers, additive manufacturers, recyclers, services providers, end users, plastics processors and machinery manufacturers.

The BPF promotes the interests of its members and addresses industry wide concerns including the environment, product safety and industrial health & safety.

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PlasticPortal.eu® is a portal for the plastics industry in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The main purpose of the portal is a comprehensive support managers in performing tasks related to sales promotion, finding the best solutions for the purchase of raw materials, machinery, equipment and search of human resources.

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Packaging Herald is a state-of-the-art B2B magazine about news and contemporary trends in the packaging industry and related fields. Every two months it gives practical tips for daily business and provides readers with innovation insights. Its mission is to create communication and an information exchange platform for all participating parties that deal with packaging and related services: the packaging users, the packaging producers, packaging technology providers, designers, service partners and retailers.

The digital version of the magazine is distributed to 7200 registered readers. 63% of which are packaging users from various industries. They are usually decision makers in charge of vendor selection and corporate strategy including research and development. Therefore, each presentation in our magazine is a targeted form of promotion. It is a unique chance to raise the awareness of your product or service. The digital version of the catalogue can be downloaded from www.packagingherald.cz and readers have unlimited access to the magazine archive. The portal www.packagingherald.cz  also offers segment news on a daily basis. We also publish fortnightly online newsletter.


 

Chemical Search International specialises in global executive search, talent acquisition and professional career development services for chemicals, materials, resources and bioscience professionals.

LINK: https://www.chemicalsearch.co.uk/


ChemExecSM | Executive Club is an exclusive online Club offering faster, simpler networking for chemicals, materials, resources and bioscience professionals on a worldwide basis. Please join us.

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Plastech is the largest and most popular information and business platform designed for plastics and packaging industry.

We are proud to inform that since its foundation in 2002, the Plastech business platform has continuously grown as a branch media player. We have gained the trust of our clients and receivers being a core value for any business and media venture and became a well known brand. We are aware of the responsibility coming from Plastech becoming a leading polish branch business platform gathering branch community. Therefore in our everyday work we pay a strong attention to maintaining and conveying the trust of all users trying to keep the highest level of quality in all our actions.

Plastech – being a branch Internet vortal, is continuously evolving as a business platform. However, the general idea of a free-access business platform operated by specialists and targeting the wide plastics and packaging industry public is not going to change.

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Open Chemistry (www.openchemistry.com) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research, reviews and short communications in the fields of chemistry in an ongoing way. Our central goal is to provide a hub for researchers working across all subjects to present their discoveries, and to be a forum for the discussion of the important issues in the field. We are covered by e.g. Clarivate Analytics (IF = 1.027) and Scopus. Our journal is the premier source for cutting edge research in fundamental chemistry and it provides high quality peer review services for its authors across the world.

http://www.openchemistry.com/


PIE – Plastics Information Europethe well-known newsletter and online portal, boasts daily updated online coverage of the industry’s most important news. PIE offers staff-researched price reports on standard and technical thermoplastics, polyurethanes and PET, as well as industry reports – including market trends and other background articles. Additional attractive features of this website are the opportunity to create personal price reports and individualised polymer price charts.

Providing independent market information, the PIE price indices are accepted throughout the industry and embedded in countless supplier contracts. More than 5,500 European companies already trust in our data and industry coverage.

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Marketing Manager
phone +49 (0) 6172 9606-12
eMail  [email protected]

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Polymerupdate is a news and media company headquartered in India that specializes in providing market-moving information and pricing data on petrochemical products and industrial polymers. Backed by years of extensive experience in garnering and providing business-critical content, our information portal is much coveted by a vast readership that spans across 60 countries. Our trusted pricing methodology is considered as a benchmark across South Asia. As part of our sustained efforts to serve our readers better, we have joined hands with Platts—a division of The McGraw-Hill Financial—and have come up with Polymerupdate/Platts Joint Reports designed specifically for the South Asian region. These are weekly scans on PP, PE and PVC. We constantly strive to further enhance the quality of our services by incorporating new ideas and innovation and are the first in the world to develop mobile applications for polymer news feeds, prices and reports. Our services are now available on the world wide web, on all smartphones and hand-held devices, and through SMSs, WhatsApp and BlackBerry Messenger apps.

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Plastics-Technology.com

In the realm of plastics, where innovation is rapid, plastics technology stands adept at conceptualizing unique ideas relevant to the B2B space.

With services like search engine optimization, social media marketing, e-mail marketing, banner advertising and event marketing within our platform, http://www.plastics-technology.com/ has created a recognition that spans over a global audience, thereby revolutionizing how businesses transact.”
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A not-for-profit organisation with a heritage that spans 170 years, we have an ambitious international vision for the future. Around the world, we invest in educating future generations of scientists. We raise and maintain standards. We partner with industry and academia, promoting collaboration and innovation. We advise governments on policy. And we promote the talent, information and ideas that lead to great advances in science.

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ChemistryViews.org is a comprehensive free-to-view news and information site with an associated scientific magazine, ChemViews. It is provided by ChemPubSoc Europe, an organization of 16 European chemical societies. The site offers news, commentary, opinion, and additional feature material from leading authors to the global chemistry community as well as educational material.

www.ChemistryViews.org

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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. Every issue includes reviews, marketing and analytical articles covering different products and branches of the chemical market.

http://www.chemmarket.info/en/

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Chemistry & Industry (C&I) is a news breaking, topical and international chemistry-based magazine published on behalf of the Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) bridging the gap between scientifi­c innovation and industrial and consumer products.

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Oil and Gas Advancement is an information-centric knowledge sharing platform focused on the latest news in the B2B oil and gas sector bringing to our audiences B2B updates on upstream, downstream, pipeline and transport categories providing information on the latest projects and developments.

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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.

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