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OUTLOOK 2013 Programme Announced - Focus on business strategy and product innovation

EDANA has today announced the programme for its leading personal care products conference, OUTLOOK™. The focus for this 2013 edition will be on business strategy and product innovation.

EDANA, the international association representing the nonwovens and related industries has today announced the programme for its leading personal care products conference, OUTLOOK™. 

The conference, which in 2013 will be held in Cascais, Portugal from the 9th to 11th October, offers an outstanding programme dedicated to the nonwovens personal care and hygiene industry, as well as business-orientated presentations to support the delegates’ company strategy and planning.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Mr. Robert Ward (The Economist): Global and EU Macroeconomic Outlook
  • Mr. Robert Glaze (The Brenva Institute): Disruptive Technologies (IT and additive manufacturing)
  • Mr Klaus Mogensen (Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies): Is Acceleration in Reality just an Illusion?
  • Mr Wagner Souto Carvalho (ABINT, the Brazilian Nonwovens Association): Hygienic Nonwovens in Latin America

In addition, speakers from the following companies will also present during the conference:

BASF, Cosmetics Europe, CREAX, EDANA, Euromonitor, Hy-Tec, International Paper, John Pollaro Consulting, Nielsen, Nova Institute, Odournet, Osprey Corporation, Rockline Industries, Schlegel und Partner , and TJ Beall Inc./Carus Consultancy Services.

The Conference will feature topics tailored to the needs of key executives, including:

  • Markets (both geographic and economic)
  • Technology and innovation
  • Applications and research, sectors and future growth
  • Data (Including past, current, and future trends)
  • Regulatory landscape and sustainability

The programme and registration forms can be found on the EDANA website at

EDANA | Avenue Herrmann Debroux 46-B-1160 Brussels, Belgium | Tel: +32 2 734 93 10