EIHA - 12th International Conference of the European Industrial

12th International Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
International Conference
of the European Industrial
Hemp Association (EIHA)
20– 21 May 2015
Rheinforum, Wesseling / near Cologne (Germany)
Conference language: English
++ Cultivation ++ Processing ++ Economy ++ Sustainability ++ Innovation ++
Pictures: Hempro Int., Lotus Cars, Hemp Technology Ltd, NPSP Composites
Don’t miss the biggest industrial hemp event in 2015 – world wide!
The conference will focus on the latest developments concerning industrial hemp and
other natural fibres as well as hemp seeds, oil, proteins and pharmaceuticals.
•Fibres & shives
•Hemp seeds, oil and proteins
Spectrum of participants
•Natural fibre industry
•Hemp food and feed industry
•Cultivation consultants
•Traders and investors
•Research and development
You are welcome to present your latest products, technologies or developments – book a stand
and a bulletin board now for only 200 EUR (plus 19% VAT).
In co-operation with EIHA
Production Sales Consulting
Media Partners
12th International Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
Preliminary Programme
1st Day, 20 May 2015, 10:00 – 18:00 h
Building & Construction
Jorgen Hempel (Hemp Eco Systems, Switzerland): The
Building of Healthy Houses and Buildings
John Hobson (Plant Fibre Technology, UK): European
Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) - Status and Outlook
Michael Carus (nova-Institut GmbH, Germany): World-wide
Market Data on Hemp and other Bast Fibres
John Verhoeven (WUR, The Netherlands): GROW2Build
Paul Rayar (ARCILLA RESEARCH, The Netherlands): Hemp
Wood and Fibre, RUBACON Hemp Shelter/House Proposal
Country overview
2nd Day, 21 May 2015, 09:00 – 18:00 h
Rachele Invernizzi (Assocanapa Srl, Italy): The history of the
Italian Hemp
Harvesting technologies
David Rosse (Österreichischer Hanf Verband, Austria): The
Austrian Hemp Market overview of the Market - Development Expectations/Perspectives
Hana Gabrielová (HEMPOINT, s.r.o., Czech Republic):
Latest Developments on Czech industrial Hemp Market (Including hemp flowers)
Tony Budden (Hemporium, South Africa): Hemp in South
Africa - Feedback and FuturesSession: Hemp straw processing
– retting and decortication
Jos Popken (GroeNoord Ag&Turf b.v., The Netherlands):
Double cut Combine Harvester
Uwe Schnabel (HIB – TRIM PART SOLUTIONS, Germany):
New developments on natural fibre injection moulding – without
any compounding
Cannabidiol (CBD)
Michael Carus (nova-Institut GmbH, Germany): Introduction
to CBD Science
Bio-based composites
Professor Dr. Jörg Müssig & Nina Graupner (University of
Bremen, Germany): Hemp Fibre Composite - Potentials and
Dr. Christian Fischer (Bcomp Ltd., Switzerland): The
powerRibs – a cost-effective high-tech Solution
Dr. Hans-Jörg Gusovius (Leibniz Institute for Agricultural
Engineering Potsdam-Bornim, Germany): FENAFA
Martha Barth (nova-Institut GmbH, Germany): Life Cycle
Assessment (LCA) of different Natural Fibres
Hemp Food
Daniel Kruse (Hempro International GmbH & Co. KG,
Germany), Michael Carus, Luis Sarmento (nova-Institut
GmbH, Germany): New developments on hemp food market
and THC Limits for Food and Feed
Dr. Franjo Grotenhermen (nova-Institut GmbH, Germany):
The therapeutic potential of cannabidiol - an overview of the
state of scientific knowledge from basic research and clinical
Prof. Gianpaolo Grassi (CRA-CIN, Industrial Crop
Research Center, Italy): Evaluation of CBD content of different
varieties and environment conditions to have high concentration
of cannabinoids in the plants
Paul Benhaim (Elixinol LLC, Australia): The Wellness
Revolution – Hemp Cannabinoids
Peter O. v. Lobenthal (MH Medical Hemp GmbH,
Germany): CBD – new developments in production, market and
Call for papers
You are welcome to present your latest products, technologies or developments. Please bear
in mind that all participants are experts and specialists within this field. We are primarily interested in new and sophisticated topics concerning hemp, natural fibres, technologies and their
applications. The time for presentations will be about 20 minutes plus 10 minutes for discussion. Please send your proposal to Mr. Dominik Vogt.
Registration www.eiha-conference.org
450 € plus 19 % VAT for two days incl. dinner buffet
Members of EIHA:
100 € reduction of
membership fee in 2016
nova-Institut GmbH
Chemiepark Knapsack
Industriestrasse 300
50354 Huerth, Germany
Venue1 Rheinforum, Kölner Strasse 42
50389 Wesseling / Germany
(near Cologne)
Hotel1 “Hotel am Rhein”
Auf dem Rheinberg 2
50389 Wesseling / Germany
Dipl.-Geogr. Dominik Vogt
phone: +49 (0)2233 4814-49
[email protected] Keyword: nova
phone: +49 (0)2236 325-0
fax: +49 (0)2236 325-199
[email protected]
1) Venue & hotel information: The venue of the conference – the Rheinforum – has a capacity of 200 participants and space
for a lot of booths. The venue is next to the “Hotel am Rhein”, where we have reserved 55 rooms. You can make your arrangements as soon as possible – please use the keyword nova. If you will book your hotel later, there is the risk that you have to
choose a hotel 10 or 15 minutes away from the venue.