Join POLYMER22, the international conference that takes circular economy to solution mode! Meet specialists from companies like Novo Nordisk, BESTSELLER, Vestas, Quantafuel, Olin and Trebo – and learn from their findings and innovative solutions.
Who are you?
If you're a manager or specialist on R&D, CSR or innovation, POLYMER22 is relevant for you. The conference has a focus on tangible solutions viewed from both a technical and business perspective.

Come to Aarhus or join online
POLYMER22 is taking place on 2 November 2022 at Danish Technolgical Institute, Kongsvang Allé 29 in Aarhus, Denmark - building 1, The Conference Room.
Alternatively, you are welcome to participate online.

09:30 Registration, breakfast, and networking

10:00 Welcome
Lars Haahr Jepsen, Team Manager, Danish Technological Institute

10:10 Keynote: Circular economy from a business perspective
Ditte Lysgaard Vind, author and chairwoman, Danish Design Council

10:40 Amazing breakthroughs in recycling of thermoset composites
Allan K. Poulsen, Head of Advanced Structures and Sustainability, Vestas, Leif Ole Meyer, Senior TS&D Manager, Olin and Simon Frølich, Team manager, Danish Technological Institute

11:10 Networking and online breakouts

11:40 How cross-sector partnerships within industrial plastics can resolve what you can’t resolve on your own
Frode Nygård, Senior Category Manager, Novo Nordisk, Søren Haack, Project manager, Danish Technological Institute, Andreas L. Bockhoff, CEO, Trebo

12:15 When is pyrolysis the right method to recycle plastic?
Chris Lach, Chief Commercial Officer, Quantafuel

12:40 Lunch and networking

13:35 Handling and logistics of plastic waste – and how it affects your business
Jens Mortensen, Chief Innovation Officer, Marius Pedersen

14:00 A new path to scalable recycling of polyester from textiles
Anders S. Overgård, Materials & Textile Engineer, BESTSELLER, Jeppe Holmehave, project manager, Danish Technological Institute

14:25 Networking and online breakouts

14.45 Perspective: The pros and cons of cross sector partnerships
Anette Juhl, CEO, The public/private partnership Innomission 4

15:10 Closing remarks

15:20 Conference close.

If you have any conference related questions, please contact Julie Stokkebro Schmøkel på +45 7220 1958 or mail: jssc@teknologisk.dk


Link to online tickets
If you wish to participate online, please register here.

Pricing and early birds
Early bird price before 26 September: 750 DKK (Aarhus) or 500 DKK (online)

Normal price from 26 September: 1,000 DKK (Aarhus) or 750 DKK (online)
After 26. September the price will remain 750 DKK for IDA members!

This conference is presented in cooperation with CLEAN – Environmental Cluster Denmark and Plastindustrien – The Danish Plastics Federation. IDA Polymer is a marketingpartner.
You will register directly to Teknologisk Institut. IDA Polymer is a marketing partner and we will recieve the participantlist for statistic purposes only.

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  • When

    2. nov. 2022 09:30 - 15:00
  • Where

    Teknologisk Institut, Kongsvang Allé 29, 8000 Aarhus C

  • Registration Deadline

    1. nov. 2022 - 23:59

  • Organizer

    IDA Polymer

  • Available Seats


  • Event Number


  • Corporate member

    750 kr.

  • Member of the organizer

    750 kr.

  • Vacant

    750 kr.

  • Member

    750 kr.

  • Senior member

    750 kr.

  • Student member

    750 kr.