Welcome Reception

Date : Sunday 09 October

Time 17h30 – 19h30

The Welcome Reception (ticket holders only) is taking place on Sunday 09 October, from 17:30-19:30 and is sponsored by Höganäs. Light snacks and drinks will be served while attendees mingle and network with live background music.
Additional tickets can be purchased onsite subject to availability.
Dress Code: Business smart/smart casual.

Poster & Awards Reception

Date: Monday 10 October

Time: 17h30-19h30

On Monday 10 October will take place the Poster and Awards Reception (sponsored by Miba).

Poster Authors will be presenting their posters near the exhibition area. Please stop by with a drink to find out more about their work. This event is open to all participants, no ticket required. A special drinks buffet, with drinks and light food will be available near the poster area.

During the Posters and Awards reception, the following awards will be present:

  • The Peter Brewin award will reward the best overall submitted and displayed poster at the event (in the opinion of an independent panel of three judges).
  • The Fellowship Award will reward an individual who will be elected to be an EPMA Fellow through achievements and accomplishments made to the benefit of EPMA and the PM and particulate materials industry.
  • The EPMA Distinguished Service Awards are presented in recognition of an individuals’ outstanding contribution to the European
    PM industry over a number of years (recipients are selected by the EPMA Council and receive their award at the annual congress in

Due to Covid restrictions and previous “online” congresses, we were not able to distribute those rewards physically in the last couple of years. Therefore, the winners of 2020 & 2021 will also be a part of the ceremony and receive their rewards this year.

Congress Dinner

Date : Tuesday 11 October

Time : from 19h30

On Tuesday 11 October evening, join us to the Congress Gala Dinner in the magical and atypical place of the CIRQUE IMAGINE, where you will enjoy a gourmet meal together with a spectacular show.

Coaches will depart from the congress center and take guests to the venue.

Additional tickets can be purchased onsite subject to availability.
Dress Code: Business smart/smart casual.
If you are unable to attend, please return your ticket to the reception desk to assist with final numbers

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