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EDANA is happy to offer an online version of its Filtration Training Course, so you can enjoy expertise and knowledge-sharing from home!

The course offers:

  • 4 sessions to take place on 4 consecutive days from 10.00 to 12.30 CET
  • a unique overview of all aspects of nonwoven filter media, including filtration principles, processes and applications. 
  • an online platform to meet and network with fellow professionals in the nonwovens industry 

The course will start with an overview of nonwoven raw materials and technologies, with special emphasis on those techniques that are especially useful in the various filtration domains. Next the basic filtration theory will be presented, followed by a more specific explanation about air filtration, air pollution control, and liquid filtration. After a comprehensive review of filtration standards, the course is concluded by a session about converting technologies.

"Hi, I am Marines, Scientific & Technical Director at EDANA and your tutor for this course. I'll be more than happy to welcome you. I have at heart to make this experience enjoyable and instructive. You will be encouraged to participate and interact. It is also a good chance for you to make contacts with other players in the Filtration industry." 

Did you know that you can also take the course in Brussels? Check it out

André Boni
Filtration consultant

Education : Engineer Electro mechanics. Graduated in 1977 in Leuven (Belgium).

Post graduate in finances and business administration

André has been Active in air filtration for over 30 years in different positions with:

  • Donaldson (1977 – 1989): powder technology, gas turbine - and industrial filtration
  • Libeltex (TWE) (1989 – 1991): business unit manager air filtration
  • Findley Adhesives – Bostic (1991 – 2000): Sales manager and team leader for pressure sensitive adhesives, cold seals and PU hotmelts
  • Hollingsworth & Vose, responsibility for multiple applications: HVAC, Cleanroom applications, gas turbine, respirator
    Last assignment : Director Global Marketing – segment leader Cleanroom filtration

Active member in technical committees and working groups, working on standards :

  • ISO TC142 and TC209 
  • CEN TC195 and TC243
Marines Lagemaat
Scientific & Technical Affairs Director

Marines Lagemaat is the Scientific and Technical Affairs Director for EDANA, the international Association representing the nonwoven and related industries, a position he has held since September 2014.

Based in Brussels, Marines is responsible for managing the internal and external activities related to scientific and technical affairs in order to support the nonwoven industry, in all its applications: personal and household hygiene, medical protection, filtration, automotive, and construction.  In this role he’s involved in the development and  implementation of standards and their related test methods that serve as a reference for the industry and for fair trade. In addition, Marines manages various training and education programmes designed to provide technical and application-oriented support. Marines is of Dutch nationality.


Fees include comprehensive delegate notes and Q&A sessions 

  • EDANA members: €950 for 4 sessions (price excluding VAT)
  • Non-members: €1250 for 4 sessions (price excluding VAT)



Practical info

  • This course comprises 4 sessions to take place on 4 consecutive days from 10.00 to 12.30 CET
  • A replay of the course will be available for registered participants
  • After completing your registration, you will receive a link to join the course
  • This training is organised on Swapcard, the most versatile platform on the market for interactive events and trainings. You'll be able to watch teaching videos, access live Q&As sessions and engage with other participants.


Who should attend

The aim of the course is to teach the basics of Filtration theory and of nonwoven filter media to professionals who have recently joined the filtration industry – and other nonwoven professionals interested in filtration as an application for their products.



The course language is English.



A certificate of participation is available on request.

For any questions please contact
Anaëlle Schütz