Trade congress at the IPM Summer Edition
June 13, 2022

IPM Summer Edition: 
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Think. Say. Do. A look at our industry world of tomorrow.

This dialog will take a look at the market and the consequences for the industry. The program will include key topics such as pot substitutes, reusable and transport packaging, and current marketing trends.

Moderation: Industry expert Frank Teuber
Ticket price: 19€ incl. admission to IPM Summer Edition
Event language: German
Venue: Hall Ruhr, CC Ost


9:00 am
Breakfast for the participants
9:30 am
Opening & Welcome,

Eva Kähler Theuerkauf, president of Landesverband Gartenbau NRW
Oliver P. Kuhrt, CEO of Messe Essen
9:35 am
Key-Note: Flower and plant market in Germany and the EU,

Andreas Löbke, CO CONCEPT
10:00-10:35 am
Peat substitute: A raw material with many question marks,

Dr. Heide Naderer, Chairwoman NABU North Rhine-Westphalia
Andrew Gallik, Head of Versuchszentrum Gartenbau Straelen/Köln-Auweiler
Christoph Schönges, Owner Floreco
Christian Balster, CEO Balster Einheitserdewerk
11:00-11:45 am
Reusable transport packaging: Plastic reduction with a system,

Thomas Fischer, Head of Kreislaufwirtschaft Deutsche Umwelthilfe
Dr. Jens Oldenburg, CEO Stiftung Initiative Mehrweg
Johannes Kronenberg, CEO Landgard Blumen & Pflanzen
Tobias Theuerkauf, Logistics Manager - Planting Stock, toom Baumarkt
12:00-12:45 pm
Products & trends,

Anne Baltes-Schlüter, Co-founder Plant Box
Klaus Wagener, CEO BLOOM‘s
Romeo Sommers, Green stylist & creative direktor IPM Discovery Center
Iris Blotz, Owner Gartencenter Dobirr-Blotz