AMI has just released the programme for Polymer Foam 2020. The conference takes place on 5 – 6 October 2020 at the Messe Essen, Essen, Germany. This will be the eighth time the conference has been held in Europe which is now well established as an important meeting place for the international industry.
Expert speakers from Ikea, BASF, Pyrowave, Borealis and more have been confirmed to speak on the latest developments in technologies, materials and processes.
Key presentations include:
- ‘Everybody wants to get a good night’s sleep’ presented by Ms Caroline McGarvey, Sustainability Manager for Ikea Range and Supply
- ‘Enabling plastic (polystyrene) circularity’ presented by Mr. Jocelyn Doucet, President of Pyrowave
- ‘Innovative particle foams for versatile applications’ presented by Dr. Florian Rapp, Research Engineer Thermoplastic Foams at BASF
This year’s programme features high-level industry experts from across Europe and beyond, including sessions on particle foam innovations, chemical foaming and sustainability. Participants will be able to join the conversation with expert panellists about practical solutions and developments for the sustainability of foams. This year’s panel will answer questions and promote an audience wide discussion on this key topic for the industry, which presents many opportunities and challenges in today’s climate.
Bringing together key representatives and decision makers from all areas of the foam market in both industry and academia, this conference is an ideal place to study the marketplace and stay up to date with the latest innovations in cellular polymers.
The full programme is available on the AMI website: www.ami.ltd/event-foam