Agenda 2022

DRAFT AGENDA - An Industry for the European Circular Economy 2022

Day I. - 13 October 2022, Renaissance Brussels Hotel

11.00 Welcome Coffee & Registration

11.30 Session 1 : Chemical Recycling Industry Status and Future Outlook

  • Carlos Monreal, Chemical Recycling Europe

  • Egor DementevICIS on capacity development

  • Marco Ten Bruggencate, Plastics Europe

  • Kevin Van Geem, Ghent University, on technology development

12.30 - 13.30 Networking Lunch

13.30 Session 2 : Policies Enabling Circularity with Chemical Recycling

  • Aurel Ciobanu-Dordea, European Commission

  • Paul Davidson, Innovate UK, on the importance of mass balance

  • Joshua Baca, American Chemical Council - ACC, on the perspective from US

  • Annick Meerschman, Cefic

  • ...

14.30 - 14.50 Networking Coffee

14.50 Panel 1 : Policy Focus on Chemical Recycling in Europe

15.30 Session 3 : Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) Applied to Chemical Recycling Technologies

  • Dr. Daria Fraczak, Chemical Recycling Europe

  • Fabian Loske, Sphera LCA of chemical recycling – Methodology & Case Studies

  • ...

16.30 Panel 2 : Implementing Circularity in the Plastics Value Chain with Chemical Recycling

  • Karen Laird, Sustainable Plastics

17.15 - 18.30 Cocktail

Day II. - 14 October 2022, Renaissance Brussels Hotel

08.30 Welcome Coffee & Registration

09.00 Session 4 : Addressing Challenges, Opportunities and Concerns in the Value Chain and with Stakeholders

  • McKinsey & Company

  • Ton Emans, Plastics Recyclers Europe

  • Mike Jefferson, EXPRA on the importance of EPR

  • Jan Hommen, Tomra

  • ...

10.30 Panel 3 : Value Chain and Stakeholders

11.10 - 11.30 Networking Coffee

11.30 Session 5 : Chemical Recycling and Circularity: Keep Moving Forward

13.00 - 14.00 Networking Lunch & Goodbye