Symposium 2019

In this edition, the symposium chairmen Jan Noordegraaf and CBPM director Christiaan Bolck will share their view on the market developments and research agenda for Circular and/or Biobased performance materials. From industry companies like Sabic, Covestro and Total Corbion will reflect on the development creation of new circular and biobased polymers. From an user perspective amongst others toy manufacturer Biobuddi will inform the audience about the technical challenges they encounter in product development. From the waste to material perspective waste processor Renewi and the Dutch organisation responsible for recycling of post-consumer packaging (Nedvang) will show challenges and accomplishments they have made in converting post-consumer waste into new materials and products.

Preliminary programme
09.00 Registration and coffee in Hotel-Restaurant De Wageningsche Berg
09.30 Welcome by Chairmen Jan Noordegraaf view on the market
09.45 View on the research agenda for by Christiaan Bolck – director CBPM programme
10.10 Keynote speaker: FMCG and consumer perception
10.25 Coffee and networking break
10.55 Session 1: Using biobased sources for new chemicals and materials
12.30 Lunch and networking break
13.10 Session 2: Using post-consumer waste for new materials
14.25 Tea and networking break
14.55 Session 3: Applying biobased polymers for new products
16.10 Closing remarks by Jan Noordegraaf
16:30 Networking drinks

We will announce the detailed programme, including our speakers, in May.

The registration fee is  € 295,-