Fecc/Chemical Week virtual event on Diversity and Inclusion in the Chemical Sector


Fecc/Chemical Week virtual event on Diversity and Inclusion in the Chemical Sector
Co-organiser: Chemical Week by S&P Global
Location: Online
8 March 2024 | 10:30-12:00 CET
Register here (The event is open to everyone interested in diversity and inclusion in the chemical sector.)


Our virtual event, in collaboration with Chemical Week will explore key Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) topics: 

  • general methods to further enhance diversity and inclusion across companies
  • strategies to attract more women into STEM 
  • enhancing the attractiveness of the chemical value chain for females 
  • facilitating career advancement opportunities for women within chemical companies 
  • modern mentoring programs 

Don't miss this opportunity to gain practical insights from top managers and contribute to the advancement of diversity in the chemical sector.  

 The event will feature:

  • Welcome by Dorothee Arns, Director General of Fecc
  • Opening speech by Maria Spyraki, Member of the European Parliament
  • Setting the scene by Anna Littmann, Partner at McKinsey & Company Frankfurt, with the presentation "Women in Chemicals", based on recent study results.

A CEO roundtable consisting of the following confirmed panellists (in alphabetical order):

  • Evy Hellinckx, CEO EMEA | Azelis 
  • Nathalie Veronelli, Board Member | Eigenmann & Veronelli 
  • Herlinde Wauteraerts, CEO | Europe Omya 
  • Irina Zschaler, CEO | Georg Nordmann Holding Aktiengesellschaft 

 and moderated by Lyn Tattum, Vice President at S&P Global and Publisher of Chemical Week.


  • 10:30-10:40 | Welcome & Opening note
  • 10:40-11:00 | Setting the scene
  • 11:00-12:00 | CEO roundtable discussion
  • 12:00 | Closure