Cannabinoids and Hemp Foods @ Int. Conference of the EIHA, 12 - 13 June 2018, Cologne

International Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association

12 - 13 June 2018 at the Maternushaus Cologne, Germany:

++ 200 participants from 35 countries already registered - more than 350 participants from 40 countries expected again ++ Already 20 exhibitors - only a few booth left ++ largest event on industrial hemp worldwide ++

Dear Experts on Industrial Hemp,

Welcome to the world's largest event on industrial hemp - the 15th Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) will take place in Cologne, Germany.

Meet at the conference: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada ++ Agropro ++ Arctic Fiber ++ ASTM ++ BAFA neu ++ Berrico FoodCompany ++ C.A.R.M.E.N. ++ Canah ++ CannaWellness ++ Cavac Biomatériaux ++ CBDepot ++ CBDHolland ++ Danish Technological Institute ++ Elixinol ++ FAAAT ++ Fédération Nationale des Producteurs de Chanvre (FNPC) ++ Finzelberg ++ FRD ++ GW Research ++ Hanf Farm ++ Hanffaser Uckermark ++ Hanf-Zeit ++ Hemp Foods Australia ++ Hemp Industries Association (HIA) ++ Hemp it ++ Hempoint ++ HempFlax ++ Hempoint ++ Hemporium ++ Hempowered Life ++ Hempro ++ HEMPTECHNO ++ Huffington Post ++ IIHA ++ Institute of Bast Fibre Crops International ++ Interchanvre ++ International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute (ICCI) ++ Isolate Extraction Systems ++ Jinzhou Qiaopai Biotech ++ Konoplex ++ MH medical hemp ++ Naporo Klima Dämmstoff ++ NATECO2 ++ Nutraceutech ++ Phytowelt Green Technologies ++ Pro Organica ++ Pronatura ++ Propaganda Production ++ SHANXI MINGLIANG INVESTMENT DEVELOPMENT GROUP ++ Silverwater Capital  ++ South Hemp Tecno ++ Stonehemp ++ Thar Process ++ The Leaf Extracts ++ Trigal Pharma ++ Virgina Industrial Hemp Coalition ++ Vitality Hemp ++ Zentrum für Nachwachsende Rohstoffe ++ Zilis ++ WUR and many more

The last two sessions focus on hemp foods and cannabinoids. Final programme is online here.

Hemp Foods

Russ Crawford
Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance (CHTA), Canada (CA)

Canada Legalizes Cannabis – What Now?
Stefan Nölker-Wunderwald
Hanf-Zeit (DE)
20 Years’ Experience in Growing & Production of Industrial Hemp in Germany - Abstract here.

Rafael F. Dulon 

Superfoods and Food Supplements Based on Hemp Seed and Leaves. New Developments and Latest Trends.

Daniela Sfrija 
Canah International SRL (RO)

Daniel Kruse
Hempro Int. GmbH & Co. KG (DE)

Quality Management of Hemp Grains

Paul Benhaim 
Hemp Foods Australia (AU)
Bringing the Hemp Industry Into a Global Arena
Gerhard Rieglsperger
oil press GmbH & Co. KG (DE)
From the Technology to the End Product - Processing Hemp Seeds - Abstract here
Daniel Kruse
HempConsult (DE)
Market data on Hemp Food and CBD – Key Markets and Indicators for a Growing Industry: Special on Hemp Seed Pricing Worldwide


Chairman: Boris Banas, The Hemp Cooperative (SK)
Michael Carus
EIHA / nova-Institut GmbH (DE)
Reasonable Guidance Values for THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) in Food Products and Feed
Kenzi Riboulet Zemouli
FAAAT think & do tank (ES)
Cannabidiol and Cannabis Related Substances: a Brief Update on WHO/UN Review Process
Tomas Sadilek
International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute (ICCI) (CZ)
CBD and its Regulation at National and International Level - Current State and its Future
Prof. Giuseppe Cannazza
Scientific committee of Federcanapa (IT)
Cannabidiol (CBD) in Hemp Seed Oil: "Impurity" as a Marker of „Purity" - Abstract here
Peter Welters
Phytowelt GreenTechnologies GmbH (DE)
Gene Editing Methods to Create Hemp Varieties Producing only CBD or THC
Darwin Millard
ASTM International (US)
Update from ASTM D37: Established Cannabis Products and Relevant Standardization Needs - Abstract here
Philip Millar
Medical Marijuana Consulting (CA)
Lessons Learned from Canada's Adoption of Medical Marijuana - Abstract here
Ernesto Diringuer
CB1 B.V (NL)
Cannabinoids and their Human Metabolites Research Project, a System Biology Approach - Abstract here


 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 industry for finding suitable applications and markets for industrial hemp based products. The focus of the award - sponsored by HempConsult - is on new developments within these business areas. Nine products and companies have been nominated.

Further Information

The participation fee is 550 EUR (excl. 19% VAT, including lunches, snacks and dinner buffet). Participants will range from cultivation consultants, primary and further processors, traders, mechanical engineers and investors to numerous small and medium-sized enterprises and to international automotive companies and suppliers. The conference language will be English.


nova-Institute would like to acknowledge HempConsult (DE) for sponsoring the Innovation Award “Hemp Product of the Year 2018”, CANAH (RO), HempFlax (NL), Hempro Int. (DE) and MH medical hemp (DE) as Gold Sponsors, REAKIROLABS (CZ) as Silver Sponsor and CBDepot (CZ) as Bronze Sponsor of the conference.

Register now here!

Don't miss the world's largest event on Industrial Hemp in 2018!
We are looking forward to meeting you in Cologne.

With best regards,

Michael Carus and Dominik Vogt, nova-Institut GmbH