Launched in October 2020 to raise awareness around the many benefits of nonwovens, the ‘Nonwovens, you say’ ? campaign explores the innovation and sustainability that make this essential material an ever present in our everyday life.
Enriched with expert insights, producer testimonials, and graphical explainers, the campaign brought the wide range of nonwovens applications to a wider audience. From the air filter in your car to the tea in your cup, this initiative unveiled many a surprising use of this versatile fabric.
Intrigued? Visit the campaign website to learn more!
Throughout the past 50 years, innovation in the nonwovens industry has enhanced our lives ensuring safety, convenience and comfort. An exploration of these benefits was the focal point of an immersive exhibition and panel discussion at the ‘Get-Together’ event at the Hotel Renaissance in Brussels, a beautiful location in the European Quarter.
This programme may be subject to change.
12.00 - 13.50
IMMERSIVE WORKSHOPS & LUNCH
13.50 - 14.00
OPENING AND WELCOME
Pierre Wiertz, General Manager
14.00 - 14.15
KEYNOTE: EU POLICY FOR FAIR AND CLEAR INFORMATION TO CONSUMERS – THE ROLE OF ASSOCIATIONS AND INDUSTRIES
14.15 – 15.00
KEYNOTE: NONWOVENS INDUSTRY’S COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABILITY
15.00 – 15.50
PANEL DISCUSSION – SUSTAINABILITY & CIRCULARITY
15.50 - 16.20
16.20 - 17.10
PANEL DISCUSSION – GROWTH & INNOVATION
17.10 - 17.25
KEYNOTE – INDUSTRIAL POLICIES & INNOVATION
EUROPEAN COMMISSION INITIATIVES FOR THE TEXTILE ECOSYSTEM
17.25 - 17.40
Panel Wrap up
17.40 – 17.45
17.45 – 18.15
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