10th ICIS World Surfactants Conference

Kickstarting industry progress in the face of changing regulations, shifting consumer trends and global economic developments

NEW DATES ANNOUNCED: 16 - 18 September 2020 // Hyatt Regency Jersey City // NJ, USA (Training course: 15 September)

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After careful consideration and due to the current ongoing situation regarding Coronavirus ICIS have confirmed that the 10th ICIS World Surfactants Conference will be postponed. The health and safety of our participants is of top priority which is why we have taken this decision.

The new dates for the conference will be 16-18 September 2020 and further information will be issued in due course. We appreciate your understanding with this matter and please contact the team below for any further information. If you are interested in attending the event in September, please email events.registration@icis.com  directly and we will let you know when we are able to take bookings for our new date.
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Innovation and Sustainability Seminar Agenda

“Showcasing industry successes in developing innovative solutions to the sustainability challenge”
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12:30 - 13:00Registration and refreshments
13:00 - 13:10Welcome and Chair’s opening remarks [More Info]
13:10 - 13:50Solving a hard problem: Renewable surfactants for improved hard water performance [More Info]
13:50 - 14:30Bringing biosurfactants to market: a platform-based approach [More Info]
14:30 - 15:10Stop burning gas to carry water – Waterless cleaning products that leave no trace [More Info]
15:10 - 15:40Refreshments and networking break
15:40 - 16:20Case study – Sustainability through process intensification: Innovations in non-ionic surfactant production technology [More Info]
16:20 - 17:00Minimizing 1,4-dioxane content in ethoxysulphates: technology and future trends [More Info]
17:00 - 17:40Innovation in biosurfactants: the future of fermentation [More Info]
17:40 - 17:40End of seminar