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  • 21 Sep 2016 - 23 Sep 2016
  • , Madrid - Spain

The World's Premier Nonwoven Personal Care Products and Hygiene Conference


OUTLOOK™ draws a high-level audience of senior management and leading decision-makers from the whole supply chain of the nonwovens personal care and hygiene industries.

OUTLOOK™ has gone from strength to strength for 14 editions, with its most recent edition in Athens (Greece) attracting over 420 participants from 182 companies, coming from 35 countries in September 2015.

"With the broad supply chain for the NW hygiene market present at OUTLOOK, the Athens event confirmed the value of attending for our business"
Eamonn Tighe, European Fibers Business Development for Natureworks LLC.

"OUTLOOK is the event where the global NW hygiene industry meets. As a nonwoven supplier to this industry, it was essential that we attend and network with other participants"
Ray Dunleavy, Head of Global Marketing, Strategy and Business Development at Fitesa.

OUTLOOK™, the must-attend event for the personal care and hygiene products industry offers opportunities to learn about the newest trends and developments in Europe and beyond, access valuable networking opportunities scheduled throughout the event, and high level inspirational speeches of resonance to any leader in today’s complex business world. 


 Geoffrey West Keynote - Geoffrey West: "Growth, innovations, economies of scale and the accelerating pace of life; developping a science of cities, companies and sustainability"
Distinguished Professor and Past President, Santa Fe Institute (United States)

Robert Glaze pict  Keynote - Robert Glaze:  "The fourth industrial revolution"
President, The Brenva Institute (United States)

 Markus Hengstschläger Keynote - Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr. Markus Hengstschläger:  "Business: Is it in your genes?"
The Institute of Medical Genetics, the Medical University of Vienna (Austria)

And additional speakers from: 
BASF Global Hygiene Business, Bostik, CEMPRE, Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies, Cosmetics Europe, Cotton Incorporated, Crown Abbey, Glatfelter, Henkel, 
Innventia, King’s Centre for Risk Management, Laboratorios Indas, 
McAirlaid's Vliesstoffe, Nice-Pak International, Olfasense, Procter and Gamble, Reifenhäuser REICOFIL, RISI, Stragnum Offshore, Suominen and Texsus

Dedicated session on flushability:
Are you involved in the wipes industry and want information about flushable requirements and the  support available to your business?  Then this session is for you. It will be held adjacent to the conference, during the break on Thursday 22nd September, at  11.00am.  To participate, you must be registered for OUTLOOK™ 2016, and note your interest to attend on the  registration form.  

- Cost-effective and exclusive European location
- Daily formal and informal networking opportunities
- Ideal facilities for your additional business meetings
- Top level speakers tailored to the needs of key executives :

  • Markets (geographic, economic)
  • Technology, Product Development and Innovation
  • Applications and Research
  • Sectors and Future Growth
  • Market Data and Trends
  • Regulatory Landscape
  • Sustainability


OUTLOOK™  is designed to enhanced networking opportunities and offers you the perfect platform to engage with your peers: coffee breaks, standing lunch and two evening cocktail parties. 

Memories of previous events will be presented throughout this 15th edition and together, we will start building future OUTLOOK™  editions. 

As a cherry on the cake, you will experience an OUTLOOK™ conference  like never before. As a delegate, you will receive a personalised tablet that will allow you to follow presentations real-time, ask questions, vote, take notes, access useful information and documents, learn about the city... 
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