Events Calendar



September 30-October 02, 2019
Brussels, Belgium
The European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy (EFIB)

NatureWorks CEO, Rich Altice, will be presenting on the CEO panel, "How does industrial biotechnology contribute to establishing a healthy sustainable planet?" during the opening session on Day 1, 9:00AM-12:30PM

NatureWorks' Erwin Vink will speak on "The future of plastics – How to establish innovative and sustainable solutions" panel.


October 07-09, 2019
Denver, CO
SPC Advance 2019

NatureWorks' Senior Circular Economy Manager, Tim Goodman will participate on the "Do's and Don'ts of Labeling Your Compostable Packaging" panel.

October 17-20, 2019
Messe Düsseldorf, Germany
Bioplastics Business Breakfast

Mark Vergauwen will speak in the PLA: An Innovative Bioplastic session.

Salvador Ortega will speak in the Bioplastics in Durable Applications session.

Viviana Conti will speak in the Bioplastics and Packaging session.

October 23-24, 2019
SPC Engage: London

The Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) Engage event is specially designed to promote solutions and catalyse action by industry that enables more sustainable packaging in a circular economy. The theme of SPC Engage London is activating corporate sustainability goals.

NatureWorks' Mariagiovanna Vetere will participate on the panel, Pioneering Responsible Sourcing in Packaging Materials.


November 04-06, 2019
Paris, France
Sustainable Cosmetic Summit

The Sustainable Cosmetics Summit will showcase green materials, sustainable packaging, and marketing developments. This executive summit will discuss approaches to change formulations, packaging, and consumption of cosmetics & personal care products to help prepare for a circular economy.

NatureWorks will sponsor and speak at this event.

November 12-14, 2019
Barcelona, Spain
Sustainability in Packaging

See NatureWorks' Senior Sustainability Manager, Erwin Vink, present, "Ingeo Biopolymers, polymers that fit in a true, biobased, circular economy."

November 19-22, 2019
Frankfurt, Germany

FormNext is where experts from a wide range of industry sectors, such as automotive, aerospace, mechanical engineering, medical technology, electrical engineering, and many more, come together to discover additive manufacturing, industrial 3D printing, and innovative production technologies for themselves.

NatureWorks will have an exhibitor booth at the show.


December 09-10, 2019
Santiago, Chile
COP25 Sustainable Innovation Forum

First held alongside COP15 in Copenhagen, the Sustainable Innovation Forum at COP25 has been uniting the public and private sector to accelerate climate action for the last decade. The Forum is now recognized as the premium business-focused event during COP, uniting leaders from the private sector, governments, and investors to build the partnerships required to drive climate action.

NatureWorks will sponsor this event and speak.