GRIPS 2022 is Now Live!

Posted on Posted on 15 Mar 2022

Global Research & Innovation in Plastics Sustainability (GRIPS) 2022 is now open! Our flagship virtual conference & exhibition with 130 speakers, 50 exhibitors & 3 days of sessions on the future of plastics is open to delegates & exhibitors.

GRIPS 2022 is live and running until 17.30 on Thursday 17th March 2022. 

Global Research and Innovation in Plastics Sustainability is a conference, exhibition and showcase that will be held on 15th – 17th March 2022 online. It is organised and run by Innovate UK KTN and hosted by the UK Circular Plastics Network. 


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You can still register to join the event here

Follow proceedings on the UKCPN Twitter account here, but here are some highlights below:




Click here to view the programme.

For GRIPS 2022, we have the Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging (SSPP) Challenge running its own mini-conference within the programme. Throughout the three days you’ll be able to follow a programme of talks and panel discussions from the SSPP team, allowing delegates & exhibitors alike to find out about the challenge, the funded cohort as well as opportunities to interact with the SSPP team.


You can view the list of exhibitors for 2022 below:




Make the most of GRIPS 2022 by getting involved on social media using the hashtag #GRIPS2022 and tweeting @UKCPNetwork.

Remember to visit our exhibitors, book 1-2-1 meetings and make use of the networking opportunities throughout the full conference.

If you’d like to find out any further information on the conference, or if you’d like to get involved in any other way, please contact Innovate UK KTN’s Sally Beken.

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Register for GRIPS 2022 as a delegate here


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