Visions And Global Hemp Industry & Country Reports, 16th EIHA Hemp Conference
16th EIHA Hemp Conference, 5–6 June 2019,
Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany
++ Almost 140 registered participants from 26 countries - 400 participants expected ++ 30 exhibitors expected ++
Industrial hemp is becoming a big business worldwide, whether CBD, hemp food or building materials. At the oldest and largest industrial hemp conference in the world, countries such as Australia, Canada, Thailand, India, Greece, Romania, The Netherlands and Great Britain will present their growth scenarios and visions. Don't miss the pioneers of a new billion-dollar industry!
Visions and Global Hemp Industry
Michael Carus (DE)
nova-Institut and member of the EIHA advisory board
Welcome and Introduction to the Conference
Lorenza Romanese (BE)
Managing Director of EIHA: Lobbying Actions in Brussels on Hemp Food, CBD and CAP Reform – an Opportunity for the Hemp Sector
Catherine Wilson (UK)
CannaWellness and EIHA board member: The Future of Hemp
Steve Bevan (US)
GenCanna: Global Hemp Economics
Paul Benhaim (AU)
Elixinol Global: Hemp and Cannabis in a Modern and Changing World
Kehrt Reyher (PL / US)
HempToday: Powering the Industry with Modern Media Tools
Mark Reinders (NL)
HempFlax and president of EIHA: Update on EIHA and the European Hemp Industry
Ted Haney (CA)
Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance: The Canadian Hemp Industry – A Billion Dollar Blueprint
Thiprada Poonsawat (TH)
Kasetsart University: Hemp in Thailand – Current Status and the Coming of Medical Hemp
Rohit Sharma (IN)
Indian Industrial Hemp Association: Indian Hemp Techno Commercial & Market Update
Michalis Theodoropoulos (GR)
KANNABIO Hemp Cooperative: Cooperativism in the Hemp Industry – Prospects and Challenges
Final programme you will find here.
Innovation award "Hemp Product of the Year"
For the 2nd time, the Innovation award "Hemp Product of the Year" 2019 will be granted to the young, innovative industrial hemp industry for finding suitable applications and markets for industrial hemp based products. Many thanks to HempFlax for supporting the Innovation Award! All six nominated products will be published soon.
Sponsoring and exhibition opportunities
All sponsoring opportunities are available for download here.
The fee for a booth (6 m2) is 650 EUR (excl. 19% VAT). We provide you with a table, tablecloths, a pin board, a chair and a power connection. You are welcome to use your own booth system. After booking your booth please submit Mr. Dominik Vogt a printable logo and a company profile.
Call for posters
Want to present a poster? Submit your application here.
About the conference
Specialists from all over the world will meet in order to exchange information regarding the latest developments in hemp applications for fibres, shivs, seeds and oil as well as cannabinoids. Applications are biocomposites in automotive and construction as well as textiles, food, food supplements and pharmaceuticals. We are expecting again 400 international participants from more than 40 countries.
Looking forward to welcoming you at the biggest event on industrial hemp ever!
Your nova conference team