Final Programme

 


1st Day, 12 June 2018 (10-18h)

Introduction

10:00 Michael Carus
nova-Institut GmbH (DE)
Conference Opening & Chairman

Country Reports

10:10

Mark Reinders 
EIHA (NL)
Cultivation & Processing of Industrial Hemp in Europe
10:30

 

 

Joy Beckerman
Hemp Industries Association (HIA) (US)

Colleen Keahey Lanier
Hemp Industries Association (HIA) (US)

Rick Trojan
Hemp Industries Association (HIA) (US)

U.S. Hemp Progress and Opportunities
11:00 Wang Yu Fu
Institute of Bast Fiber Crops, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) (CN)
The Study Situation and Sustainable Development of the Industrial Hemp - Abstract here
11:20

Rohit Sharma
Indian Industrial Hemp Association (IIHA) (IN)

Hemp Pilot Project (Uttrakhand)
& Import Regulations

 

11:40 Tony Budden
Hemporium (ZA)
Status of Industrial Hemp in Malawi and South Africa
12:00 Lunch Break  

Agricultural

  Chairman: Mark Reinders, HempFlax B.V. (NL)
13:30

Christophe Fevrier, 
Claire Thouminot,
Fabienne Mathis

Fédération Nationale des Producteurs de Chanvre / HEMP-it (FR)
HEMP-IT, How Support Hemp Development in Europe - Abstract here
13:50  

Dr. Christina Staginnus 
Police / Polizei Rheinland-Pfalz / LKA (DE)

The Genetic Assessment of Chemotypes - a Fast Method for the Discrimination of Agricultural Cannabis Cultivars – and CANNDAT – an Austrian-German Database Surveying the Distribution of Chemotypes in European Agricultural Hemp - Abstract here

Hemp Processing

  Chairman: Mark Reinders, HempFlax B.V. (NL)
14:10 Pekka Vilppunen 
Arctic Fiber Company Ltd (FI)
Biotechnical Retting of Natural Fibers to High Added Value Products - Abstract here
14:30

Dr. Veronique Troch & 
Myréne Vanderhoeven

University College Ghent (BE)

“Own Grown Hemp”: Optimisation of Hemp Fibres Quality for Textile Applications through an Integrated Chain Approach - Abstract here
14:50 Pierre Amadieu
(FR)
DIY Hemp Decorticator to Provide Textile Needs: a Collaborative and a Win-win Approach - Abstract here
15:10 Coffee Break  

Textile

  Chairman: Michael Carus, nova-Institut GmbH (DE)
15:40 Yujie Tian
Heilongjiang Academy of Sciences (CN)
The Application and Market Development of Hemp Textile Industry in China - Abstract here
16:10 Bodil Engberg Pallesen
Danish Technological Institute (DK)
Will a Nordic Production of Sustainable Hemp Textiles be a Reality? -  Abstract here
16:30

Dr. Jan van Dam
WUR (NL)

Hemp for Sustainable Textile Market Developments

Innovation Award “Hemp Product of the Year 2018″!

Introduction by Michael Carus, nova-Institut GmbH (DE)

  Chairpersons: Michael Carus & Dr. Asta Partanen, nova-Institut GmbH (DE)

Hemp Textiles and Biocomposites

16:50 Dr. Milena Aleksandrova
Konoplex Ltd. (RU)
Non-woven insulation for textiles “Konoplex”
17:00 Henrik Rendbøll
Møllerup Brands A/S (DK)
Tiny Garden Root Gift Set
17:10 Vaniek Colenbrander
Van.Eko (NL)
Be.e (Electric Scooter)

Hemp Cosmetics

17:20 Tereza Medina
Annabis, s.r.o. (CZ)
Balcann organic hemp ointment
17:30 Daniela Sfrija
Canah International SRL (RO)
QUNABU by CANAH
17:40 Henrik Rendbøll
Møllerup Brands A/S (DK)
Stress Relief Facial Oil

Hemp Food

17:50 Dainis Šenbergs
SIA Baltic NFS (LVA)
Latvian Hemp Halva
18:00 Stefan Nölker-Wunderwald
Hanf-Zeit (DE)
SPIRIT of HEMP-ROOTS
18:10 Henrik Rendbøll
Møllerup Brands A/S (DK)
Organic Hemp Mustard
18:30 Cold Beer on Tap in the Exhibition Space  
20:30 Dinner Buffet  
21:30 Innovation Award Ceremony  
22:00 Live Music & German Bowling & Bar  


2nd Day, 13 June 2018 (9-17h)

Building & Construction

  Chairwoman: Dr. Asta Partanen, nova-Institut GmbH (DE)
9:00

Eelkje Oldenburger 
HempFlax BV (NL)
 

Gertjan Bruins
HempFlax BV (NL)

New Innovative Hemp Building Applications
9:20 Oana Suciu 
STONEHEMP (RO)
Pioneering Hemp 3rd Time - Update on Building with Hemp in Romania - Abstract here
9:40
Robert Schwemmer
Naporo (AT)
Hemp - the Sound Insulation Facade - Abstract here
 

Food

  Chairman: Michael Carus, nova-Institut GmbH (DE)
10:00

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

Canada Legalizes Cannabis – What Now? - Abstract here
10:20 Stefan Nölker-Wunderwald
Hanf-Zeit (DE)
20 Years’ Experience in Growing & Production of Industrial Hemp in Germany - Abstract here.
10:40 Coffee Break  
11:10

Rafael F. Dulon 
HANF FARM GmbH (DE)

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

11:30

Daniela Sfrija 
Canah International SRL (RO)
 

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

Quality Management of Hemp Grains - Abstract here
11:50

Paul Benhaim 
Hemp Foods Australia (AU)
Bringing the Hemp Industry Into a Global Arena - Abstract here
12:10 Gerhard Rieglsperger
oil press GmbH & Co. KG (DE)
From the Technology to the End Product - Processing Hemp Seeds - Abstract here
12:30 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 - Abstract here
12:50 Lunch Break  

Cannabinoids

  Chairman: Boris Banas, The Hemp Cooperative (SK)
14:20 Michael Carus
EIHA / nova-Institut GmbH (DE)
Reasonable Guidance Values for THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) in Food Products and Feed
14:40 Kenzi Riboulet Zemouli
FAAAT think & do tank (ES)
Cannabidiol and Cannabis Related Substances: a Brief Update on WHO/UN Review Process
15:00 Tomas Sadilek
International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute (ICCI) (CZ)
CBD and its Regulation at National and International Level - Current State and its Future
15:20 Prof. Giuseppe Cannazza
Scientific committee of Federcanapa (IT)
Cannabidiol (CBD) in Hemp Seed Oil: "Impurity" as a Marker of „Purity" - Abstract here
15:40 Coffee Break  
16:10 Dr. Peter Welters
Phytowelt GreenTechnologies GmbH (DE)
Gene Editing Methods to Create Hemp Varieties Producing only CBD or THC - Abstract here
16:30 Darwin Millard
ASTM International (US)
Update from ASTM D37: Established Cannabis Products and Relevant Standardization Needs - Abstract here
16:50 Phillip Millar
Medical Marijuana Consulting (CA)
Lessons Learned from Canada's Adoption of Medical Marijuana - Abstract here
17:10 Ernesto Diringuer
CB1 B.V (NL)
 
Cannabinoids and their Human Metabolites Research Project, a System Biology Approach - Abstract here
17:30   Panel Discussion on Cannabinoids, Chairman: Michael Carus