The forum will bring the sector together online for a one-day gathering of top leaders and industry experts on strategies and trends that will define the sector around our theme of "Keeping Specialties Special".
Hear from top leaders on business and innovation strategy, how specialty chemical makers can target growth, and a look at how key sectors will help drive post-pandemic recovery.
|Wednesday 14 April, 2021 (Eastern Time)|
Keeping Specialty Chemicals Special
|Keynote speaker: Conrad Keijzer, Chief Executive Officer, Clariant.|
|9:00||Cleaning products, Soaps and Cosmetics||Speaker: Adam Bland, Executive Director, Solvents & Surfactants, IHS Markit|
|9:30||Pharma ingredients, Fine chemicals and Vaccines
Supply chain disruptions
|Speaker: Milena Izmirlieva, Director, Life Science Research, IHS Markit|
|10:00||Mobility, Automotive, Lithium batteries
||Speakers: Rebecca Liebert, Executive Vice President, PPG and Stefan, Schalg, Executive Director, Inorganic Chemicals, Minerals, Mining Chemicals at IHS Markit.|
|10:30||Consumer Electronics & 5G
||Speaker: Natalia Scherbakoff, Global Director Technology & Innovation/ Engineered Materials, Trinseo.|
|11:00||Top trends in specialties
Digitalization, sustainability, decarbonization, sourcing and supply-chain security.
|Speaker: Roberto Bertin, Sustainability, Environmental and Social Strategic Initiatives, Walmart|