Preliminary Programme

1st Day: 7th June 2017 (10-18h)


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

Country Report
(Chairman: Michael Carus (nova-Institut GmbH, DE)


Mark Reinders (HempFlax B.V., NL) Cultivation & Processing of Industrial Hemp in Europe - Abstract here
10:30 Anndrea Hermann (The Ridge International Cannabis Consulting, CN) Canada Update: Regulatory Change, Cultivation, Production - Abstract here
10:50 Rachele Invernizzi Antonio Trionfi Honorati (South Hemp, IT) Italian ihemp Market - Italy has Awakened - Federcanapa, Bio Plastic & Bio Construction

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

Indian Hemp Developing Food and Fibre Market and Data

11:30 Coffee Break  

Cultivation & Processing
(Chairman: N.N.)

12:00 Dr. Nicole Ward Gauthier (University of Kentucky, USA) A New Crop in the US Results in Both New Diseases and Familiar Ones - Abstract
12:20 Michael Dickeduisberg (Landwirtschaftskammer        Nordrhein-Westfalen, DE) Hemp in Germany - Renaissance as Winter Cover Crop - Abstract here
12:40 Arnaud Day (Fibres Recherche Développement, FR) Quality Management of Hemp Straw from Plant to Agromaterial: Innovative Axes to a better Design of Hemp Fiber  uses in Thermoplastic Composites - Abstract here
13:00 Dr. Stefano Amaducci (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, IT) Controlling Hemp Fibre Quality in the Field: the Multihemp Experience
13:20 Lunch Break  

(Chairman: N.N.)

14:40 Mark Reinders (HempFlax B.V., NL) Why you should use European Hemp Fibres for your Automotive Applications?

T. Poonsawat  (Kasetsart University, TH)

N.Graupner & Pro. Dr. Jörg Müssig (Hochschule Bremen/City University of Applied Sciences, DE)

Thai-German Agro-based Fibre Exchange Programme – Sustainable Development: From Plant to Product

Building & Construction
(Chairman: N.N.)

15:20 Matteo Montecchi (CMF Greentech Srl. IT) LIVING HEMP – CANAPAlithos and CMF Greentech Project - Abstract here

Prof. Gie Steenput (Avans University of Applied Sciences, NL)

Designing and Building a Children's Bamboo & Hemp Playground - Abstract

16:00 Coffee Break  
16:30 Laurent Goudet (Akta B.V.P, FR) Hemp Concrete, 16 Years of Building by Dry Spraying - Abstract here
16:50   N.N. (Pedone Working s.r.l., IT) Case di Luce, The Building in Hemp and Lime


17:10 Monika Brümmer (Cannabric, ES and Adrar Nouh, MA) Parameters that have Influence on the Properties of Hemp-concrete Systems - Abstract here
17:30 Wolf Jordan (Jordan & Co. bvba, BE) Building with Hemp-lime - Abstract here
20:00 Dinner Buffet  

2nd Day: 8th June 2017 (9-17h)

(Chairman: N.N.)


Rafael F. Dulon (HANF FARM GmbH, DE)

Superfood and Food Supplements based on Hemp Seed, Leaves and CBD

9:30 Paul Benhaim & Harry Youngman (Hemp Food Australia and Elixinol, AU) Australian - Hemp, THC and changing environment - Abstract
10:00 Daniela Sfrija (Canah International SRL, RO) Quality Management of Hemp Grains
10:30   Bettina Wagner, Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (DE) Transfer of THC and THC-congeners from feed to food: Preliminary results of studies in dairy cows
11:00 Coffee Break  

Cannabidiol (CBD) and other Cannabinoids
(Chairman: N.N.)

11:30 Michael Carus (nova-Institut GmbH, DE)

Overview on EIHAs latest CBD and THC Publications & Petitions


Daniel Kruse (HempConsult, DE)

Market Data on Hemp Food and CBD - key Markets and Indicators for a growing Industry
12:30 Antonin Cohen (Meet Harmony, UK) CBD e-liquids for Cannabis and Tobacco Smokers
13:00 Lunch Break  
14:00 Joscha Krauß (MD medical hemp GmbH, DE) Cannabidiol – from Farm to End Product - Abstract here
14:30 Catherine Wilson (MD CannaWellness Ltd., UK) Hemp for Health - Cannabinoid Rich Hemp Food Supplements and Raising Industry Standards
15:00 Hanka Gabrielova (Hempoint s.r.o., CZ) ICCI: Patient Focused Certification (PFC) – Quality Standards of Cannabis Products - Abstract here
15:30 Coffee Break  
16:00 Anne Sophie Gamborg, Møllerup Gods, DK