Keynote Speakers

Adam Jarubas

Member of the European Parliament

Michael Scannell

Deputy Director-General, DG Agriculture and Rural Development at the European Commission


Jason Argyris

Researcher at Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG) CSIC-IRTA-UABtural Genomics (CRAG)

Roberta Ascrizzi

Post-doctoral research fellow, Department of Pharmacy, University of Pisa, Italy

Tanja Bagar

CEO and Chairman of the Expert Council of the International Institute for cannabinoids, Slovenia

M Ayanda Bam

CEO, BCubed Africa Cannabis Consulting Co-Founder, Friends of Hemp South Africa

Joy Beckerman

Board of Directors, U.S. Hemp Roundtable

Kate Carmody

Chairperson of the Irish Hemp Cooperative, Ireland

Andrea Cerrato

Ph.D. student at University of Rome La Sapienza

Cinzia Citti

Post doctoral fellow at the Institute of Nanotechnology of the National Council of Research (CNR NANOTEC)

Antonio Conto

Managing Director, ChemSafe

Rémi Cornerier

Entrepreneur, Chanvre Eco System

Joan Cruanyes

PhD of University of Catalunya, Spain

Rafael Dulon


Mathieu Ebbesen-Goudin

CEO of VirgoCoop, France

Jonas Eder-Hansen

Public Affairs Director, Global Fashion Agenda

Dannie Elsner

CEO Charlotte’s Web

Jason Fung

Deputy General Secretary of Chinahemp Alliance, Supply chain manager of Hemp Fortex Industries Ltd

Luca Gelardi

Sales Director nutraceutical ingredients EMEA region

Ted Haney

President and CEO, Canadian Hemp Trade Asssociation

John Horsfield

Hemp plant supervisor, Harrison Spinks

Joscha Krauss

CEO, Medical Hemp GmbH

Daniel Kruse

President, EIHA

Marco Manfroni

Policy Officer at the European Commission

Livia Menichetti

Director General of EHPM, the European Federation of Associations of Health Product Manufacturers

Jamie Milton

Software Analytics Consultant & Co-owner, Nature's Data

Francesco Mirizzi

EIHA Senior Policy Advisor

Maria Cristiana Moliterni

CREA - Research Centre C for Genomics and Bioinformatics

Jacopo Paolini

CSO, Enecta

Vincent Placet

Research Engineer - Université Franche-Comté

Jessica Rawnsley

Head of Strategy & Content, Nature's Data

Mark Reinders

CEO, Crop Ability North Netherlands

Lorenza Romanese

Managing Director, EIHA

Michael Ruckle

Director of Plant Science, Puregene AG

Lorenzo Rolim da Silva

President, Latin America Industrial Hemp Association

Veronique Troch

Lecturer and Researcher, HoGent

Rick Trojan

President - Hemp Industries Association

Simona Vasile

PhD, researcher, HOGENT University of Applied Science and Arts (FTILab+)

Lutz Walter

Secretary European Technology Platform for the Future of Textiles and Clothing

Catherine Wilson

EIHA Vice President

Malgorzata Zimniewska

Professor at the Institute of Natural Fibers and Medicinal Plants National Research Institute, Leader of hemp textile research team

Alberto Ziveri

CEO and founder of Operacampi, Italy