EDANA - The voice of nonwovens

International Nonwovens Symposium 2018

6 - 7 June 2018 - Warsaw, Poland
Attracting top level speakers and highly qualified professionals from across the Nonwovens and related industries, the 2018 International Nonwovens Symposium is the leading European event to learn about the industry developments and network with your colleagues

The conference will be held in June 2018 (exact dates and location to be confirmed soon)

EDANA closed its 2016 International Nonwovens Symposium (INS), having confirmed and shared the industry’s confidence in the opportunities and strengths of the nonwovens industry. 
INS 2016

With a highly-praised table top display, and the traditional EDANA walking dinner, more than 185 participants from 123 companies of 23 countries across the supply chain took advantage of the many networking opportunities, discussing the variety of topics such as “Industry 4.0” challenges and opportunities, to biodegradability, recycling, innovation support, new processes, and new filter media... Read more 

“A worthwhile event, in the right place at the right time, with a strong presence of companies from Central and Eastern Europe, excellent technical content, and attended by 100% industry experts.”
Wolfgang Plasser, Lenzing (Austria)

“As a table top exhibitor we enjoyed really good exposure and great networking with companies from all parts of the industry,” a positioned echoed by Devan Chemicals, who stated that they were “impressed by the quality of contacts at our table top.”
Matthew Tipper, NIRI (UK)

For this edition, EDANA welcomes you in Warsaw, the capital city of the most dynamic economy in Central and Eastern Europe! 
The International Nonwovens Symposium offers thought-provoking presentations, a tabletop exhibition and many networking opportunities.

Attending the International Nonwovens Symposium gives you the insights, information and contacts you need to advance your company’s interests. Hear about the latest trends and innovations in nonwovens and related products, and strengthen your company’s network in this key market and production hub.

With its 2015 edition in Prague, the INS attracted more than 210 participants from 31 countries in 2015:

“Interacting with folks across the industry in such an effective way is a unique opportunity, I’ve made a lot of business contacts in just two days” 
Thomas Broch, Fibertex Personal Care

 “I am so pleasantly surprised by the crowd and by a number of new and very interesting topics” 
Johan Berlin, Investkonsult

“The location, the mix of papers and the organisation were just excellent”
Pernilla Karmalm from SCA

A diversified programme: 

Pawel Widel Keynote - Pawel Widel: "Poland: Europe's new growth engine?" 
Government Relations Director - General Motors Poland, Czech Republic & Slovak Republic (Poland)

The following sessions will be presented: 

  • Strategic  context for nonwovens & related products 
  • Innovation in raw materials processing
  • Nonwoven technology, applications & conversion
  • Applied research & development
  • Materials and processing for wipes and absorbent hygiene products
  • Innovation in nonwovens for automotive and filtration application

Seize the chance to reach out to the industry

Book a tabletop
Showcase your products and services directly to key decision-makers by booking a tabletop display:  

  • Engage with new contacts, and extend your network
  • Promote your company, products and services to a global audience
  • Launch and demonstrate new technologies
  • Discover new trends and demands

The tabletop exhibition is open throughout the entire conference and is located in the break-out area. Limited space available!

Become a sponsor
Be visible through a wide variety of communication channels.

Sponsorship maximizes your brand exposure by displaying your logo in the programme, in the participation list, on the dedicated Symposium webpage, on the screen in the conference room, on a banner displayed during the dinner and at the entrance of the tabletop area. 

Also included 2 invitations to the EDANA Walking Dinner at the Belvedere Restaurant.

Networking, the key of your event! 
Between the sessions, opportunities to network with speakers and senior corporate leaders are provided throughout the event (breaks, lunches and cocktail evening). 

BelvedereA walking dinner will be offered to delegates at the BelvedereRestaurant, located in the New Orangery of theRoyal Lazienki Park.
The Belvedere isknown as one of Warsaw's premier dining locations, and is aperfect place for networking thatcombines unique design, excellent cuisine and remarkable 150-year history.

Further information

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