2021 GC3 European Innovators Forum - Sponsors

Thank you sponsors for generously supporting the 2021 GC3 European Innovators Forum!

Host Sponsor



Kingfisher plc

Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with over 1,380 stores, supported by a team of 80,000 colleagues. We operate in eight countries across Europe under retail banners including B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koçtaş. We offer home improvement products and services to consumers and trade professionals who shop in our stores and via our e-commerce channels. At Kingfisher, our purpose is to help make better homes accessible for everyone.

For more information, please visit www.kingfisher.com






AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We're experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands - including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon - is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we are active in over 150 countries and employ around 34,500 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.

For more information, please visit www.akzonobel.com







Merck KGaA

We collaborate with the global scientific community to solve the toughest problems in life science. Our tools, services and digital platforms empower scientists and engineers at every stage, helping deliver breakthrough therapies more quickly. Driven by our 23,000 global colleagues, our portfolio of more than 300,000 products and services from industry leading brands like Sigma-Aldrich, Millipore, Supelco, Milli-Q, SAFC and BioReliance help make infinite solutions possible. 

For more information, please visit www.sigmaaldrich.com








Reckitt exists to protect, heal and nurture in the relentless pursuit of a cleaner, healthier world. We believe that access to the highest-quality hygiene, wellness and nourishment is a right, not a privilege. Reckitt is the company behind some of the world’s most recognisable and trusted consumer brands in Hygiene, Health and Nutrition, including Enfamil, Nutramigen, Nurofen, Strepsils, Gaviscon, Mucinex, Durex, Clearasil, Lysol, Dettol, Veet, Harpic, Cillit Bang, Mortein, Finish, Vanish, Calgon, Woolite, Air Wick and more.

Every day, more than 20 million Reckitt products are bought globally. We always put consumers and people first, seek out new opportunities, strive for excellence in all that we do, and build shared success with all our partners. We aim to do the right thing, always. We are a diverse global team of more than 43,000 colleagues. We draw on our collective energy to meet our ambitions of purpose-led brands, a healthier planet and a fairer society.

Find out more, or get in touch with us, at Reckitt.com







At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. More than 110,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €59 billion in 2020. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S.









Covestro is among the world’s leading polymer companies, with business activities focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative, sustainable solutions for products used in many areas of daily life. Main industries served are the automotive and transportation industries, construction, furniture and wood processing, as well as electrical, electronics, and household appliances industries. Other sectors include sports and leisure, cosmetics, health and the chemical industry itself. The company is fully committed to the circular economy.




Interested in sponsoring?

Sponsoring the GC3 Innovators Roundtable provides your company with an opportunity to demonstrate its commitment to sustainable chemistry and raise its profile as a leader in sustainability to customers, suppliers, and other stakeholders.

Please contact us today about sponsoring!