Agenda

Below is the 2017 agenda outlining topics discussed at the 2nd Annual GO Wipes conference in Frankfurt.

Thursday 16 November 2017

Friday 17 November 2017

MARKET & CONSUMER TRENDS

COSMETICS AND FACIAL MASKS

  • International market trends  | Smithers Pira
  • Global regulatory challenges across various wipes segments  | Dow Microbial Control
  • Regulatory update for wipes in the European Union  | Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • What exactly is a Millennial and what will the
    impact of their behaviours and beliefs have on the
    wipes market? | Rockline Industries
  • An emerging market with natural opportunities: cosmetic face masks and hydrolysed jojoba esters | Floratech

FLUSHABILITY AND SUSTAINABILITY

DELIVERING INNOVATION

  • Engaging European stakeholders on flushability for wipes | EDANA
  • Keep it balanced! How to walk the tightrope
    through the manufacturing process of flushable
    wipes | Kelheim Fibres 
  • Panel: Integrating sustainability into everyday
    operations | Sainsbury's Supermarkets
    | NatureWorks LLC | fabriCreation | Lenzing AG 
  • Suominen Design Lab: applying design thinking to deliver stunning patterned wipe solutions | Suominen Corporation
  • Nonwoven innovations at Welspun India | Senior General Manager - Marketing 
  • Eastman Vestera™: Developing an alternative cellulosic fibre for nonwovens | Eastman Chemical Company
  • The new baby wipes reality - Designing materials in an ever-shrinking space | The Procter & Gamble Company

LAUNCHING NEW PRODUCTS

CONVERTING & PACKAGING INNOVATIONS

  • How to build timelines to successfully launch
    your next wet wipes | Crown Abbey
  • Building true consumer insights to respond to development needs in nonwoven markets by
    utilising multiple social media channels: case We Love Wipes | Suominen Corporation
  • Challenges in developing Clorox disinfecting wipes | Clorox
  • IIOT and advancements in machine user experience | Elsner Engineering Works, Inc.
  • The connected wipe converting equipment process : a leap into Industry 4.0 for wet wipe manufacturers | Teknoweb Converting
  • Selection, execution, evolution: 3 stages of converting equipment | Kansan Machinery

LOTIONS, FORMULATION AND PRESERVATIVES

 
  • Microbiological Quality Management MQM – a holistic approach to ensure safe wet wipe production | sch├╝lke UK Ltd
  • Performance polymers – streak free cleaning & fibre protection | Clariant
  • Preservation of wet wipes with Geogard UltraTM | Lonza