13. April 2011 Daniel Kruse

Dear EIHA-Member,
we would like to invite you to the 9th General Meeting of the “European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)”!
Hotel am Rhein, Auf dem Rheinberg 2, 50389 Wesseling / Germany
May, 17th 2011, 19:00h-23:00h (including dinner).
Update of the statute
– Subscription rules (Definition of the membership fee, change of the Statute §5 Subscription)
– Guidlines for the association’s work
 Looking back
– Status report on hemp and other natural fibres
– Report on EIHA activities in 2010/2011:
– Lead Market Initiative (LMI),
– EFSA: THC-limits for feed,
– Sustainability Certification,
– LCA-Study,
– Int. Business Directory for Innovative Bio-Based Plastics and Composites (iBIB2011)
– Booth  on Int. Congress on Bio-Based Plastics and Composites 2011
– Financial report of the EIHA
Outlook, guidelines and focus of EIHA activities in 2011/2012
– Hemp subsidies
– Lobbying activities in Brussels: next steps (Policy Paper, Press Release)
– Booth at conferences (Electric Vehicle Congress 2011 and/or Congress on Bio-based Plastics and Composites 2012)
– International Business Directory for Innovative Bio-Based Plastics and Composites iBIB2012
– Int. Conference of the 9th International Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association 2012
– EU THC-Limits for food
– other activities
Please let us know – via notice board or email – who will join the meeting! For any further topics just contact us!
We would be delighted very much if you could join it!
Best regards,
John Hobson
(President of EIHA)
Michael Carus 
(Managing Director of EIHA)
Dominik Vogt
European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) 
c/o nova-Institut GmbH
Chemiepark Knapsack
50354 Huerth / Germany
Tel +49-(0)2233-48 14 49
Fax +49-(0)2233-48 14 50
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