Submit Your Innovation to the „Renewable Material of the Year 2024"

You are Invited to Submit Your Innovation to the „Renewable Material of the Year 2024“ Award – Deadline 28 February

Renewable Materials Conference 2024

Three stage process:
Deadline for submission is until 28 February Submit your innovation now!
A jury consisting of representatives of nova-Institute, the advisory board and the conference sponsors will nominate the outstanding ‘Top 6’ applicants by mid-march.
12 June at the conference: Each of the six selected companies will present their innovation in a 10-minute on-site presentation on the 2nd day of the conference. Following the presentations, the final winners will be selected by the conference participants and announced shortly afterwards.

In addition, the "Top 6" will present their innovations throughout the conference in a shared exhibition space provided by the nova Institute. Each "Top 6" candidate will receive one free ticket to the conference and additional tickets at a discounted rate. nova-Institute will use its extensive network of 100,000 companies and hundreds of press contacts to generate market demand for the winners.

Winners from the last few years: Carbios (FR), Colipi (DE), Eastman (US), KUORI (CH), Lactips (FR), LanzaTech (US/CH), Plantics (NL) & Vepa (NL), traceless® (DE) and Twelve (US). They report a huge feedback fron the market after receiving the award.

Key points of the conference

  • After just three years, the Renewable Materials Conference (RMC) has established itself as one of the world’s leading events.
  • Please find the preliminary program 
  • In June 2024, more than 500 delegates and 30 premium exhibitors are expected in Siegburg, near Cologne (Germany). Centrally located in western Germany and only a few hours from France, Belgium and the Netherlands, Siegburg is easy to reach for international participants.
  • Innovation Award "Renewable Material of the Year 2024" voted for by the audience.
  • Call for Posters: Would you like to present a poster at the conference? You are invited to present your latest products, technologies or developments. Submission deadline: 12 April 2024
  • Conference workshops: During the three days of the conference, up to 20 workshops will be held at 11:00, 13:00 and 15:00 in nice daylight rooms for up to 40 participants. If you are interested in running your own workshop on technology, innovation, products or services, please contact Michael Carus directly.
  • There is a large car park nearby and good connections to Brussels, Frankfurt, Cologne and Düsseldorf airports via the German high-speed rail network.
  • Below you will find information on sponsoring, exhibition, dedicated workshop spaces to showcase your company and innovation.
  • Don’t miss out on a comprehensive presence at this unique and highly sought-after event.

Sponsoring Opportunities and more – exhibition and workshop rooms

Conference Registration

We look forward to meeting you at the conference!


Your nova conference team