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15/09/2015

Turkish Nonwovens Symposium: full programme now available

Second Turkish symposium to focus on Turkey and its key trading regions, including Europe and the Middle East. The event will be held on 10-11 November, 2015 in Istanbul.

EDANA, the leading global association serving the nonwovens and related industries today launched the full programme of speakers ahead of the Turkish Nonwovens Symposium, to be held in Istanbul from the 10th to 11th November, 2015.

The symposia was first developed to answer the needs of members across the region, and provide a forum for companies from across Europe, the Middle East and West Asia to meet and do business.  Since the first edition in 2012, the event has attracted managers and directors from companies who seek information about market developments, regulatory pressures, innovation and new technology, and from companies in Europe seeking information about the trading environment within Turkey.

“With keynote speakers from the Adana Chamber of Commerce on the first day, and the Marmara University Faculty of Pharmacy on the second, the symposia focuses on the local industry opportunities and strengths.” Said Pierre Wiertz, General Manager of EDANA. “With the first session then concluded by Jacques Prigneaux, Market Analysis and Economic Affairs Director for EDANA, who will address the global perspective of Turkish nonwovens, delegates will be well-prepared to look for the global connections of business, with Turkey at the very heart of the partnership.

Additional speakers below have also been scheduled, including:

Centexbel, Erciyes University, General Nonwovens & Composites, H.B. Fuller, Hassan, Hayat Kimya, Henkel, Hy-Tec Hygiene-Technologie, ISRA Vision, Lenzing, Schülke & Mayr, Spoolex, Starlinger Recycling Technology, Technical Absorbents, Tecnon Orbichem, WEKO Weitmann & Konrad, and Zydex Industries

The accompanying tabletop exhibition, has been extended since the first edition, with more companies showcasing their range of services and products to the symposia’s attendees, 25 companies have already confirmed their presence at the tabletop exhibition.

For more information, visit the dedicated page of the event:http://www.edana.org/education-events/conferences-and-symposia/event-detail/Turkish-Nonwovens-Symposium

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