Wed. Feb 28th, 2024

           EDANA, the leading global association serving the nonwovens and related industries, will host the fourth edition of Outlook Asia (Asia’s premier conference for nonwoven personal care and hygiene products) in Singapore on March 14th and 15th.

The conference, the ideal platform for key nonwoven professionals around the globe to network, conduct business and catch up on developments in Asia Pacific, will be held at the Parkroyal on Pickering Hotel.

Pierre Wiertz, General Manager of EDANA, says, “Outlook Asia is now firmly established as a must-attend event for ambitious companies with an interest in the region, and EDANA is proud to once again provide a platform for innovation and business to flourish.”

The conference will open with a keynote presentation from Unicharm CEO Takahara on “The Realization of a Cohesive Society in Asia”. The second day will begin with a keynote speech from Dr. Han Xu, Principal Scientist, Nonwoven Innovation at Procter & Gamble, on “Innovation for Softness in Nonwovens: Focus on Asia with a Global View”.

Further presentations include:

  • Outlook of Absorbent Hygiene Products in Asia Pacific: Trends & Opportunities
  • Sanitary Pads Markets in Emerging Countries – The Case of India
  • Adhesive Innovations to Enable Next Generation Hygiene Products
  • Comfort, Fit and Value for Future Innovation
  • Overview of the Chinese Market for Hygiene Products
  • Absorbent Nonwovens for Hygiene Applications, Challenges and Innovations
  • Turning Trends into Reality: How RF5 Technology and Digitalization Will Change Spunmelt Production

The conference also provides a unique forum for companies to showcase their latest products and services, developed within or for the Asia Pacific markets. The most innovative are eligible for the Outlook Asia Award, which honors invention and originality in the industry.

By daisen