EPCA’s annual meeting is a world-class business event for the chemical business community, welcoming top international speakers, CEOs, business leaders and service providers from around the world. EPCA stands out for its high-quality networking, professionalism and forward-thinking.

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AM 2016 Report  Part 1 
EDUCATION - Final of the European Youth Debating Competition (EYDC)  
"How would you imagine your future - with or without the Petrochemical Industry and Plastics?"


The European Petrochemical Association (EPCA) and PlasticsEurope have joined forces to promote STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Europe. They launched a new series of European Youth Debating Competitions (www.eydc.eu) throughout nine European countries, with a grand finale which took place in Budapest in early October 2016, at the 50th EPCA Annual Meeting. 

AM 2016 Report -Part 2  
BUSINESS SESSION - INDUSTRY ADDRESS  
"50 Years of Global Chemical Industry Evolution: What's Next?"
 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS 


Dr. Martin Brudermüller 

Vice-Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors & Chief Technology Officer 
BASF SE 

 

Thierry Le Hénaff 
Chairman & CEO
ARKEMA

 

Bob Patel 
CEO & Chairman of the Management Board
LYONDELLBASELL

AM 2016 Report Part 3
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION SESSION
"Diversity Inclusion:
Key to Business Success between Now and 2040"

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS 

Eelco Hoekstra
Chairman & CEO
ROYAL VOPAK

 

Prof. Stefan Gröschl
Department Management
ESSEC BUSINESS SCHOOL

 

Nathalie Brunelle
Senior Vice President Corporate Affairs
TOTAL Refining & Chemicals

 

Diana Barea
Managing Director
ACCENTURE

AM 2016 Report Part 4 
LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN SESSION 
"50 Years of Chemical Logistics and Supply Chain Evolution: What’s Next?"


KEYNOTE SPEAKERS 

Patrick Dixon  
Futurist and Business Thinker, Chairman
THE GLOBAL CHANGE LTD.


Hans-Jörg Bertschi  
President & CEO
BERTSCHI GROUP


Essa Al Saleh  
President & CEO
AGILITY GLOBAL INTEGRATED LOGISTICS


Dirk Jan de With  
Chief Procurement Officer
COVESTRO


Peter Marshall  
Logistics Director for Europe, Middle East, Africa & Indi (EMEAI)
DOW EUROPE GmbH

AM 2016 Report Part 5 
CLOSING LUNCH SESSION
"The Changing Geopolitical Situation and The Impact of Energy"

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

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

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