EPCA stands for quality networking, professionalism, forward-thinking, knowledge sharing, efficiency and sustainability.

EPCA offers you:

  • Unique business development opportunities;
  • A thought-provoking program featuring world-class speakers;
  • The platform to meet in Europe with your peers from the global chemical business community;
  • Access to ECPA networking events and lounges, accommodation and meeting rooms at competitive prices;
  • A highly professional team to make sure that your expectations are met;
  • meeting that conforms to our sustainability policy.

The 50th Annual Meeting will be dedicated to:

“ 50 Years of Global Chemical Industry Evolution: What’s Next? ”

Hear from high-level and thought-provoking speakers, including:


MONDAY
3 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - BUSINESS SESSION


  
Dr. Martin Brudermueller
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors & Chief Technology Officer, BASF SE
“50 Years of Global Chemical Industry Evolution: What’s Next?“

MONDAY
3 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - BUSINESS SESSION


   
Thierry Le Hénaff
Chairman & CEO, Arkema
"50 Years of Global Chemical Industry Evolution: What’s Next?“



MONDAY
3 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - BUSINESS SESSION



Bob Patel  
CEO & Chairman of the Management Board LyondellBasell  
"50 Years of Global Chemical Industry Evolution: What’s Next?“


MONDAY
3 OCTOBER 2016
LATE AFTERNOON - DIVERSITY SESSION

  
Nathalie Brunelle 
Chairperson of EPCA Talent & Diversity Inclusion Council,
General Secretary, Total“Diversity Inclusion:
Key to Business Success between Now and 2040”

MONDAY
3 OCTOBER 2016 
LATE AFTERNOON - DIVERSITY SESSION

   
Diana Barea
Managing Director, Accenture
“Diversity Inclusion:
Key to Business Success between Now and 2040”


MONDAY
3 OCTOBER 2016 
LATE AFTERNOON - DIVERSITY SESSION

  
Eelco Hoekstra
Chairman & CEO, ROYALVOPAK
“Diversity Inclusion:
Key to Business Success between Now and 2040”


MONDAY
3 OCTOBER 2016
LATE AFTERNOON - DIVERSITY SESSION

  
Prof. Stefan Gröschl
Professor Department Management, ESSEC Business School
 “Diversity Inclusion:
Key to Business Success between Now and 2040”

TUESDAY
4 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN SESSION

   
Patrick Dixon
Futurist and Business Thinker, Chairman, The Global Change Ltd. 
50 Years of Chemical Logistics and Supply Chain Evolution: What’s Next?

TUESDAY
4 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN SESSION

   
Essa Al Saleh
President & CEO, Agility Global Integrated Logistics
50 Years of Chemical Logistics and Supply Chain Evolution: What’s Next?


 TUESDAY
4 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN SESSION

   
Hans-Jörg Bertschi 
President & CEO, BertschiGroup, Member of the EPCA Executive Committee & Board of Directors 
50 Years of Chemical Logistics and Supply Chain Evolution: What’s Next?
 TUESDAY
4 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN SESSION

   
Andy Rae 
Vice President Operations and HSSE, Shell Chemicals Ltd. 
50 Years of Chemical Logistics and Supply Chain Evolution: What’s Next?

TUESDAY
4 OCTOBER 2016
MORNING - LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN SESSION

   
Dirk Jan de With
Chief Procurement Officer, Covestro Deutschland AG 
50 Years of Chemical Logistics and Supply Chain Evolution: What’s Next?

TUESDAY
4 OCTOBER 2016
CLOSING LUNCH SESSION


   
Herman Van Rompuy
former President of the European Council (2009-2014)


SUNDAY - MONDAY - TUESDAY
3 - 4 OCTOBER 2016
ALL SESSIONS

   
Nadine Dereza
Award winning journalist, Nadine Dereza is an experienced presenter and conference host. She has been the moderator of the Business Sessions of EPCA since 2008.

Connect to your peers with the EPCA Annual Meeting 2016 Mobile App


(THE APP IS AVAILABLE TO REGISTERED DELAGATES)

If you are a member, join this unique global networking event

The 50th EPCA annual meeting will take place from 1 to 4 October, 2016 in Budapest Marriott Hotel, Hotel InterContinental Budapest and Hotel Sofitel Chain Bridge.

For contacts and more info: meetings@epca.eu

T. + 32 2 741 86 60

F. + 32 2 741 86 80


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