Exclusive Member Meeting

ECMA´s Member Meeting will take place at The Hotel in Brussels on 25th & 26th September 2023. Registration is open now!

25/09/2023 - 26/09/2023

ECMA´s Exclusive Member Meeting is coming up!

Register for an insightful gathering at the ECMA Exclusive Member Meeting on September 25th and 26th, hosted at The Hotel in Brussels. Prepare to meet and network with industry leaders, explore critical themes shaping the world of candles and get inspired by our speakers.


You can download the program via this link.

Monday, 25 September 2023
13.00 – 14.30: WG Communications (WG Communication members only)
14.45 – 16.15: WG Climate Change (WG Climate Change members only)
16.30 – 18.00: ECMA Board meeting (Board members only)
19.00 – 22.00: networking & dinner (all members)

Tuesday, 26 September 2023
09.30 – 10.00
Welcome & update on activities
Viktor Garmiani (Vice-President of the Board) & Nele Devolder (Secretary General)

10.00 – 10.45
How to successfully market products with high emotional and sensory features, both online and offline
Bob Hermans, Marketing Director Nespresso Belux

10.45 – 11.30
Does sustainability sell?
Nicolas Lambert, Marketing & Sustainability Expert, former CEO of Fairtrade Belgium

11.30 – 12.00
Coffee break & networking

12.00 – 13.00
A closer look at selected Green Deal policy areas
Carl-Eric Portaels, Kellen

13.00 – 14.30
Lunch & networking

Practical details

Hotel rooms
Please make your hotel reservation before 1 September as The Hotel will release our room block afterwards. Reservations can be done via this link

Room rate:
Superior room single occupancy: 260 euro (incl. breakfast but excl. city tax)
Superior room double occupancy: 275 euro (incl. breakfast but excl. city tax)

The Hotel Brussels, Boulevard de Waterloo 38, 1000 Brussels  – Belgium
Phone: +32 2 504 11 11www.thehotel.be

Please register participants to help us plan the meeting as soon as possible via this link.