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  • is the European Petrochemical Association, the primary European Business network for the global petrochemical business community
  • EPCA hosts events in Europe offering members all over the world the opportunity to meet industry leaders and selected external stakeholders and stay abreast of international market developments as well as technological and societal trends 
  • EPCA also assists members on specific topics that underpin the sustainable development of the global petrochemical industry
  • operates for more than 700 member companies from 54 different countries

54th EPCA Annual Meeting

54th EPCA Annual Meeting

BUDAPEST, 4-7 october 2020

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EPCA 53rd Annual Meeting
Berlin 2019

 EPCA 53rd Annual Meeting - Berlin 2019

2019 has seen growing public concern on existential global challenges such as climate change and single-use plastics. There is a new sense of urgency and as business leaders we should ensure that we embrace it and that our response as an industry is keeping up with this new pace of change and level of ambition.
Marc Schuller, EPCA President, Executive Vice-President, Arkema France

Marc Schuller,EPCA President, Executive Vice President, Arkema.
53rd EPCA Annual Meeting in Berlin

Annual meetings

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 across the globe.

52ND EPCA annual meeting


52nd EPCA Annual Meeting Report




We promote sustainable and resilient supply chains


The EPCA Supply Chain Program Committee Chairperson, Johan Devos, Sales Director Europe, Bertschi AG, introduces the SCPC and its activities including the numerous studies published on supply and logistics chains topics in the petrochemical industry. The latest study, scheduled for publication in January 2018, is dedicated to “Digitisation in the Petrochemical Supply Chain” and is presented by Prof. Ann Vereecke, Faculty Dean of Vlerick Business School, who conducted the study over the course of 2017 together with EPCA.

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Diversity and Inclusion


Nathalie Brunelle, Chairperson of the TDIC, and Senior Vice President Corporate Affairs Refining & Chemicals, TOTAL, introduces the activities of the EPCA Talent & Diversity Inclusion Council (TDIC) which was established in 2015.

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EPCA supports STEM education

Wouter Bleukx, Chairperson of the YETT, and Business Unit Manager Chlor Alkali, INOVYN, introduces the activities of the Young EPCA Think Tank (YETT) with an overview of its STEM Education activities.

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21.03.19High Level Event in Malta 2019

STEM High-Level Event 2019 - Fostering Industry Cooperation within STEM School Education Strategies was a conference that took place on 21-22 March in Malta. The event was co-organised by STEM Alliance, SYSTEMIC and SCIENTIX with special support from Transport Malta, Ministry for Education and Employment Malta and Science Centre Pembroke Malta.

EPCA is a founding partner of STEM Alliance - where Industry and Education come together to improve Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths in Europe

How can we better prepare young girls and boys to make them more employable in Europe?

The continued substantial shortage of STEM skilled workers seriously jeopardises the success of the European economy. Industry and the Ministries of Education have agreed to work together to improve the situation of STEM education in Europe. They will collaborate under a new initiative called the STEM Alliance, which will further build on the achievements obtained by the inGenious platform.

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Guidelines for collaboration between school and industry

Whether you are a teacher, education administrator, involved in industry or a policy maker – anyone engaged in collaboration between industry and schools can benefit from the information in this code produced by European Schoolnet - inGenious, the European coordination body for STEM education. The inGenious Code comprising principles, guidelines, checklists and templates, to help schools and industry work together in a safe, smooth and secure way. The inGenious Code offers best practice and practical advice in order to increase and further school-industry collaborations across the European Union. More information are available on