Preliminary Programme

nova Session “Bio-based Building Blocks and Polymers – Markets, Trends and Innovations”

30 April 2018, 10:00 - 16:30 h
Wöllhaf Conference Centre, Terminal 1, Stairway 4, 3rd floor, Airport Cologne/Bonn

 
Hosts:
Michael Carus, Achim Raschka, Pia Skoczinski, Raj Chinthapalli (nova-Institute)

Time

Topic

10:00 Registration & welcome coffee
10:15 Introduction of participants
Block 1

Market overview
(moderated by Michael Carus)

  • Markets, capacities and trends 2015 to 2018 and forecast for 2023
  • Applications today and tomorrow
  • Bio-based and biodegradable?
  • The main players and their strategies
  • World wide policies impacting bioplastics


Participant contributions & discussion

12:00 - 13:00
Lunch

Block 3

Focus Building Blocks
(moderated by Raj Chinthapalli)

 

  • In depth information and latest developments, producers, drivers and lessons learnt.

  • Participant contributions & discussion

14:30 - 15:00 Coffee break
Block 4

Focus Polymers
(moderated by Pia Skoczinski)

  • Latest data and development. 

Participant contributions & discussion

16:15 Final feedback
16:30 Finish