• 09:00

    Welcoming words

    Opening by Dr. Frederik Lehner, Managing Director and Owner of InterConnection Consulting.

    Dr. Frederik Lehner

    Managing Director &
    Interconnection Consulting

  • 09:10

    Opening Speech | ARBURG

    Globalization & Market Potentials

    The German mechanical engineering company Arburg GmbH + Co KG with its electric, hybrid and hydraulic plastic injection moulding machines, turnkey systems and industrial additive manufacturing system, is one of the global
    industry leaders.

    ● &nbsp Opening speech by a member of the leadership team at ARBURG.

  • 09:50

    CHEN HSONG | When will Chinese companies go global?

    Globalization & Market Potentials

    Chen Hsong Holdings Limited is one of the largest manufacturers of injection moulding machines in the world.

    Andreas Bexte, CEO of Chen Hsong Germany, has more than 30 years of experience in the injection molding industry. In the past, Andreas Bexte worked for Babyplast. At the PLASTIFY Convention Mr. Bexte will talk about:

    ● &nbsp Internationalization process of chinese companies
    ● &nbsp in the plastic machinery industry

    Andreas Bexte

    Managing Director
    Chen Hsong

  • 10:30


  • 11:00

    EREMA | Plastics Recycling Systems

    Creating Sustainability

    Dr. Gerold Breuer has studied at Johannes Kepler University Linz. Since the year 2011, Dr. Breuer has been working as head of marketing & portfolio management at EREMA.

    EREMA is world leader in the industry of plastics recycling systems and system components. At the convention Dr. Breuer will introduce Eremas concept of sustainable business that goes hand-in-hand with profitable processing:

    ● &nbsp Reliable machines and components,
    ● &nbsp that are customer and solution-oriented.

    Dr. Gerold Breuer

    Head of Marketing &
    Portfolio Management

  • 11:45

    POLYSECURE | How „Tracer-Based-Sorting” enables higher recycling rates and a major move towards a circular plastic economy

    Creating Sustainability

    Polysecure has developed a new sorting technique which uses fluorescent particles to mark materials and enables higher recycling rates. Among many others, Polysecure has been award the Step Award and the StartGreen Award. At the convention Dipl.-Phys. Jochen Moesslein, CEO, will present the revolutionary Tracer-Based-Sorting (TBS) technology, that ..:

    ● &nbsp .. allows packaging waste to be sorted into
    ● &nbsp all desirable fractions
    ● &nbsp in a highly efficient and reliable manner.

    Dipl.-Phys. Jochen Mösslein

    CEO &

  • 12:30


  • 13:45

    Panel Discussion 1 | CREATING SUSTAINABILITY

    Creating Sustainability

    ● &nbsp Our key note speakers will discuss how to create sustainability in an open panel discussion.

    Dipl.-Phys. Jochen Mösslein

    CEO &

    Dr. Gerold Breuer

    Head of Marketing &
    Portfolio Management

  • 14:15

    PROFINE GmbH | How does a large client choose suppliers?

    Innovations & Strategies

    ● &nbsp Profine GmbH | Christian Amling
    ● &nbsp More details are soon to be announced

    Christian Amling

    (Chief Operating Officer)
    profine GmbH

  • 14:45

    InterConnection | Strategic impulses for distribution

    Globalization & Market Potentials

    Peter Berger is Sales Excellence Expert with over 30 years management experience in in international technical sales.

    At the convention he will introduce:

    ● &nbsp Strategic impulses for distribution..
    ● &nbsp .. for the plastic machinery industry.

    Ing. Peter Berger, BA, CMC

    Management Consultant &
    Sales Excellence Expert
    Interconnection Consulting

  • 15:30


    Room and time for conversation and refreshment.

  • 16:00

    VDMA | Understanding China

    Globalization & Market Potentials

    The VDMA is one of the largest engineering network organizations in Germany and Europe. Claudia Barkowsky, M.A., has studied sinology, media & communication and art history at the University of Göttingen.

    She now works as chief representative at the VDMA office Beijing and at the convention she will offer her expertise on:

    ● &nbsp Chinas market economy ..
    ● &nbsp and expansion-willing.

    Claudia Barkowsky, M.A.

    Chief Representative
    Bejing Office

  • 16:30

    Presentation of the PLASTIFY-Awards

    Together with our partners we present the PLASTIFY-Awards in the categories:

    ● &nbsp INNOVATION
    ● &nbsp BEST PLACE TO WORK | in Cooperation with EPPM – European Plastic Product Manufacturer

  • 17:00

    End of the first convention day

  • 19:00


    Evening event of PLASTIFY – The Plastic Machinery Convention.

    We strengthen the networking character of the event and invite the participants to get to know each other and exchange ideas during the evening event on the premises of the Lehner Gallery.