The Pittsburgh Technology Council is pleased to present Dr. Antonis Papadourakis, President and CEO of LANXESS Corporation. He will provide attendees with an update on LANXESS in Pittsburgh and share his thoughts on key policy issues that impact the region’s growth, including the proposed border adjustment tax.
LANXESS, with its US head office located here in Pittsburgh, is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.7 billion in 2016 and about 19,200 employees in 25 countries. The company is currently represented at 75 production sites worldwide. LANXESS grew from a strategic realignment of the Bayer Group’s chemical and plastics businesses at the beginning of 2005. ARLANXEO is a world-leading synthetic rubber company and was established in April 2016 as a joint venture of LANXESS and Saudi Aramco.
This is a must-attend Breakfast Briefing for anyone interested in manufacturing and/or policy issues. Join your tech industry colleagues for breakfast and networking while you learn more about this global player with strong roots reaching as far back as 1863.
When: Thursday, September 7, 2017
7:00 a.m. Registration, Networking and Coffee
7:45 a.m. Breakfast Served
8:15 a.m. Presentation
9:00 a.m. Q&A
9:15 a.m. Adjourn