Past event: European Biopolymer Summit

Our 9th European Biopolymer Summit will be taking place in London, UK, on 8th - 9th February 2023. The two day event will bring together senior executives and experts from biopolymers manufacturers, chemical companies, major associations, raw materials, and technology companies, consultants, to discuss the latest changes, challenges and developments within the industry.

It 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 two-day event will give you an insight into the latest updates on the EU Green Deal Initiative, environmental projects, biopolymers production, raw materials, the feedstock's landscape, new technologies, and much more.

Key Topics

  • Biopolymers Market Overview
  • The Latest Innovations in the Biopolymer Industry
  • Increasing the Availability of Biopolymers
  • Exploring the Feedstocks Industry
  • Regulation affecting the Biopolymer Industry
  • The Future of the Biopolymer Industry
  • Biopolymers' Place in the Circular Economy
  • Biopolymers' Role in Reducing Plastic Pollution
  • Disposing of Biopolymers: Recycling and Recovery Options
  • Exploring End-of-Life Possibilities for Biopolymer Waste

Who Will Attend?

  • Biopolymer Producers
  • Consultants
  • Heads of Sustainability, Packaging, Environmental Affairs and Innovation
  • Brand Owners
  • Retailers
  • Regulatory and Policy Officers
  • Recycling Plant Owners
  • Technology Providers
  • Director of R&D
  • Director of Materials & Manufacturing Advanced Programs
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Engineering
  • VP Technology
  • Sales and Marketing Director

Confirmed Speakers

  • Paul Foulkes-Arellano, Founder, Circuthon Consulting
  • Albin Kälin, Founder and CEO, EPEA Switzerland GmbH
  • Alberto Castellanza, Managing Director, Novamont GmbH
  • Lars Börger, Vice President Renewable Polymers & Chemicals, Neste
  • Jasmin Brinkmann, Senior System Manager Sustainability, ISCC (International Sustainability and Carbon Certification)
  • René Saint-Loup, Performance Materials & Cosmetic ingredients Technical Team Manager, Roquette
  • Amparo Verdú Solís, Head of Novel Materials Formulation Unit, ITENE
  • Brendan Hill, Sustainable Market Development & Sales, Braskem
  • Philippe Willems, Co-Founder and Director, Orineo
  • Kenneth Van den Hoonaard, Senior Product Specialist, BEWI
  • Eleonora Pasetti, EU Policy Manager, Plastics Europe
  • Lucy Cowton, Sustainability Manager, Futamura
  • Luis Enriquez, Applications Manager – Bioplastics, Ingevity
  • David Newman, Managing Director, BBIA
  • Sophie Macedo, Business & Alliances Director, Carbios
  • Bert Clymans, Senior Business Development Manager Europe, TotalEnergies Corbion
  • Dirk den Ouden, VP of Emerging Business & Circular Chemicals, Stora Enso

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De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
61-65 Great Queen St, WC2B 5DA
London, United Kingdom

Phone: (0) 20 7405 7811
Event details
Organizer : ACI
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-23969