European Mineral Fertilizer Summit

Brussels, Belgium

Back for its 4th edition, Our European Mineral Fertilizer Summit will be taking place on December 4th-5th in Brussels, Belgium.

It will bring together senior executives and experts from the fertilizer industries, as well as leading market analysts, consultants, technology providers & innovators to discuss the latest challenges and developments within the mineral fertilizer industry.

The two day event will provide an exclusive platform for collaboration and discussion between a variety of industry perspectives including manufacturers, suppliers, distribution/logistics and academia, as well as policy makers and NGO's allowing attendees to benefit from excellent networking opportunities.

The objective of this conference is to put an emphasis on the latest projects, the innovative specialty products, the new plant technologies and the best practices within operational production. European Mineral Fertilizer Summit will also focus on tackling the latest opportunities arising from societal concerns.

Key Topics Include

  • EU Fertiliser Market Analysis and Forecast
  • Highlighting the Importance of CO2 Neutral & Sustainable Fertiliser Production
  • Supply Chain Logistics in the Fertiliser Industry
  • EU Policy Reform in the Agricultural and Fertiliser Sector
  • The Latest Technology Developments & Innovations Stimulating the Fertiliser Industry
  • Competing in the Fertiliser Market: How to Stand Out
  • The Paramount Matter of Nutrient Use Efficiency
  • Emphasis on Climate Change & its Effect on the Agricultural Sector
  • The Present and Future of Bio-Stimulants in Agriculture
  • Creating a Circular Economy with Fertilisers

Who Will Attend?

  • Fertilizer end users & major European farmers
  • Key representatives from the leading farmer associations
  • Distribution & logistics companies delivering to the farming industry
  • Fertilizer producers & feedstock suppliers (N (ammonia & urea) P, K, NP, NK, PK & NPK)
  • Specialty products developers (controlled-released & slow released fertilizers, humic & water soluble fertilizers)
  • Fertilizer & feedstock trading companies
  • Fertilizer plant technology & equipment providers
  • Principal fertilizer and farmer associations
  • Policy-makers
  • Investors
  • Nutrition and environment preservers
  • Environmental and engineering
  • Expert consultants

2018 Speakers

  • Anke Kwast, VP Crop Nutrition R&D, Yara International
  • Michal Wendolowski, Manager of Market Analysis, Fertilizers Europe
  • Aviv Bar Tal, Vice President Marketing & Sales, Europe, ICL Fertilizers
  • John S. Kruse, Chief Technology Officer, Plant Response Biotech
  • Isidro Campos, Administrator - DG Agriculture and Rural Development, European Commission
  • Chris Thornton, Secretariat, European Sustainable Phosphorus Platform
  • Ross Mitchell, Corporate Agronomist, Sirius Minerals
  • Adrian Leip, Directorate D - Sustainable Resources, European Commission Joint Research Centre
  • Kuide Qin, Chief Science Officer, Verdesian Life Sciences
  • Richard Burkinshaw, Advisor, Cool Farm Alliance
  • Dr. Filip Coppens, Director, Scientia Terrae Research Institute
  • Dr. Oene Oenema, Professor in Nutrient Management & Soil Fertility, Wageningen University
  • Erik van den Bergh, Managing Director, Van Iperen International
  • Josef Haber, Founder/Consultant, Consilia Agri Business Consulting
  • Simon Oxley, Head of Crop Production Systems, AHDB (Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board)
  • Martij Buijsse, Policy Officer, EISA
  • Mathias Neumann Andersen, Professor in Crop Science & Water Management, Aarhus University


Venue to be confirmed
Brussels, Belgium
Event details
Organizer : ACI
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-21662