Conference Preview: Cutting-edge content, industry-leading speakers
With a cutting-edge agenda built around the knowledge and experience of a list of industry-leading speakers, the Foam Expo Europe 2019 conference provides learning opportunities unmatched by any other event of its kind.
The Foam Expo Europe conference agenda is varied in its coverage of industry topics, taking a deep-dive into the opportunities, challenges and market gaps from across the foam sector. Senior leaders from companies such as IKEA, Crocs and BMW as well as foam suppliers FoamPartner, Recticel, Vita Group and BASF will take the reigns in delivering informative debates, interactive discussions and workshops. You can view the full speaker list on our website.
Day one at the exhibition and conference is dedicated to industry trends and manufacturing. Attend the conference keynote and explore global trends in the polymeric foam market, stay for a high-level panel discussion on creating competition and supply chain dynamics. Presentations on revolutionising foam manufacturing with additive manufacturing, reducing cell size, steamless moulding and foam simulation will follow. Meanwhile, on the show floor, foam manufacturers and solutions providers including 3F, Delta ModTech and Hira Industries will exhibit their solutions.
Join the conference on day two for presentations on improving the thermal efficiencies of polymeric foams, shaping lightweight parts and end-user technology trends, requirements and processes for future applications. In the exhibition hall, forward-looking foam companies will share their expertise, helping you to find solutions that keep you one step ahead of your competitors – from CellMat Technologies, which works intensively in R&D for foams, to Saint-Gobain, which boasts four global R&D centres and advanced polymer technology know-how, plus many more.
Day three shines a spotlight on sustainability. Follow panel discussions on putting circular economy legislation into action and overcoming the key obstacles of recycling in the foam industry, and walk the show floor to discover what actions the industry’s leading companies are taking when it comes to sustainability, and how you can apply similar measures – from BASF, which creates chemistry for a sustainable future, to Sealed Air, which has an advanced portfolio of foam-based sustainable solutions for the packaging and construction markets.
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