International Conference of the
European Industrial Hemp Association

12 - 13 June 2018, Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany

++ NEW: preliminary programme online ++ almost 70 participants registered - more than 350 participants from 40 countries expected again ++ The EIHA Conference is established as the largest meeting of experts on industrial hemp in Europe and indeed worldwide! ++

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, textiles, food, food supplements and pharmaceuticals. We are expecting again more than 300 international participants from more than 40 countries – we are looking forward to the biggest event on industrial hemp ever!

Innovation Award “Hemp Product of the Year 2018″!

For the first time, the Innovation Award "Hemp Product of the Year 2018" will be granted to the young, innovative industrial hemp industry for finding suitable applications and markets for industrial hemp based products. The focus of the award is on new developments within these business areas.

Call for Papers

You are welcome to present your latest products, technologies or developments. Please bear in mind that all participants are experts and specialists within this field. The time for presentations will be about 20 minutes. Please send your proposal to Mr. Dominik Vogt.

Exhibition Opportunities

The fee of an exhibition booth (6qm) is 500 EUR (excl. 19% VAT). We provide you a table, table cloths, a pin board, a chair and a power connection. You are welcome to use your own booth system. Please submit Mr. Dominik Vogt  your preferred booth number, a printable logo and a company profile.


 Spectrum of Participants

  • Bio-Composites
  • CBD as Food Supplement
  • CBD as Pharmaceutical
  • Construction
  • Fibres & Shives
  • Hemp Seeds, Oil and Proteins
  • Insulation
  • Textiles
  • Cultivation Consultants
  • Engineers
  • Hemp Food and Feed
  • Industry
  • Natural Fibre Industry
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Research and Development
  • Traders and Investors