2023 GC3 European Forum - About


The 2023 GC3 European Forum gathers stakeholders to discuss how supply chain collaboration and partnership can help accelerate green and sustainable chemistry’s growth and implementation throughout the value chain. Responding to increasing pressures from the European Green Deal, investors, and market forces, GC3 will convene representatives from global companies, consulting firms, governments, and non-governmental organizations for a two-day meeting exploring both the challenges and opportunities to advance safer and more sustainable chemistry in Europe.

This year's European Forum will be hosted by Covestro in Leverkusen, Germany on June 13-15, 2023.

Registration Information

Registration is now open. Space is extremely limited, please register early!

Member Tickets


Company, Consultant


Startup, NGO, Academic





Nonmember Tickets


Company, Consultant, Trade Associations


Startup, NGO, Academic, Government





What is included with an in-person ticket?

  • Agenda packed with keynote speakers, informative panel sessions, and breakout discussions
  • Quality networking time with industry peers
  • Tour of Covestro's  Wind Technology Center & Engineering Plastics Showroom (optional)
  • 2 Light breakfast meals
  • 2 Lunch meals
  • 2 Dinner reception meals
  • Coffee breaks

What is included with a virtual ticket?

  • Agenda packed with keynote speakers, informative panel sessions, and breakout discussions
  • Engage with industry peers who are also joining remotely

Covestro Tour Information

Wind Technology Center: On the road to alternative energy generation: Covestro researches material solutions for sustainable energy generation at its new wind technology center. Covestro is developing innovative PUR resins for use in wind turbine rotor blades at its new Wind Technology Center. Development and application go hand in hand:One goal of the Wind Technology Center is to develop robust materials that combine the properties important for rotor blades, such as strength, stiffness and temperature resistance. Existing products are continuously optimized and completely new formulations are developed and tested. Another goal: application technology development in close cooperation with customers.

Engineering Plastics Showroom: Engineering Plastics is a leading supplier of polycarbonate application solutions. In the showroom Covestro’s approach to sustainability is shown. For instance, our vision that was presented at the 2022 K fair: we want to achieve a shift in the plastics industry: new technologies, new designs, new materials – establishing a whole new thinking! Discover our approaches to a brighter future.

Tour Times: Tuesday, June 13 at 3:30 - 5:00 PM

The tour is 90-mins and will visit the Wind Technology Center plus the Engineering Plastics Showroom. Please sign up during the registration process.

Recordings & Presentations

Session recordings will available within 2-weeks after the event. 

Attendee List

To receive a copy of the 2023 European Forum attendee list, you must consent to sharing your contact information (name, org, title, email) during the registration process.

Refund Policy

No refunds or credits will be granted after May 31, 2023. Refunds will not be given for no-shows. Anyone who is registered but cannot attend may send a substitute. Please contact Umama Mahmud to communicate any changes to an existing event registration.