CONFERENCE PROGRAMME & SPEAKER LINE-UP
Also in 2017, you can expect a well researched, elaborate two-day conference agenda covering industry trends, material developments, and new applications by major brands.
THE PRELIMINARY AGENDA WILL BE PUBLISHED IN SUMMER 2017
We are currently in the process of collecting presentation submissions, so If you would like to register your interest to speak, recommend someone you know as a contributor, or suggest relevant topics that really should be addressed at the 2017 edition, please download the ABSTRACT SUBMISSION TEMPLATE (download link) or contact us on conference[at]european-bioplastics.org.
Please also take your time to review LAST YEAR’S PROGRAMME (download link) while the new programme is being produced.
The 2016 speaker faculty comprised 40 knowledgeable experts who in one way or another work at the forefront of creating a brighter and more sustainable future plastics economy.
Speakers at the 11th European Bioplastics Conference 2016:
Ylwa Alwarsdotter (SEKAB Sweden), Jasmin Bauer (Knoten Weimar), Julia-Maria Blesin (Hochschule Hannover), Martin Bussmann (BASF), Srirojpinyo Chinnawat (PTT MCC Biochem Joint Venture of PTT and Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation), Steve Davies (NatureWorks), François de Bie (European Bioplastics), Steve Dejonghe (Looplife Polymers), Ortwin Ertl (Annikki GmbH), Christian Garaffa (Novamont), Mike Gross (Kimberly-Clark), Yuki Hamilton (Braskem), Constance Ißbrücker (European Bioplastics), Eva Knüpffer (Fraunhofer-Institut für Bauphysik (IBP)), Martina Koralek (NABU – Naturschutzbund Deutschland e.V.), Waldemar Kütt (European Commission), Kristy-Barbara Lange (European Bioplastics), Christian Lenges (DuPont Industrial BioSciences), Delphine Lévi-Alvarès (Zero Waste Europe), Enrique Moliner (AIMPLAS), Jean-Marc Nony (Sphere/Club Bio-plastiques), Peter O’Sullivan (Henkel Ireland Operations & Research / RD&E European Technology Centre), Rob Opsomer (Ellen MacArthur Foundation), Alexia Roma (Technocentre Renault), Sugimoto Ryuichiro (PTT MCC Biochem Joint Venture of PTT and Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation), Hugo-Maria Schally (European Commission), Stefanie Siebert (European Compost Network), Mariagiovanna Vetere (European Bioplastics), Erwin Vink (Holland Bioplastics), Peter A. von den Kerkhoff (DuPont Tate & Lyle), Hugo Vuurens (Corbion), Marie Wheat (United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)), Harmen Willemse (NEN – Netherlands Standardization Institute), Sabine Wirén-Lehr (Tetra Pak International), Justin Zeulner (Green Sports Alliance), Patrick Zimmermann (FKuR).