FEPA's 2023
Annual Conference

15 and 16 June 2023
Lyon, France


On behalf of Xavier Orlhac, President of FEPA, the FEPA Secretariat warmly invites you to our 2023 Annual Conference, which will take place on June 15th and 16th in Lyon, France.

The Management Committee Meeting will be held on Thursday, 15 June 2023. FEPA’s Statutory General Assembly will take place on Friday, 16 June 2023. Please scroll down or click below for full schedule details.

To confirm your presence:
1. Please complete the registration form below and submit payment online. Contact Johanna Steinhaus at the FEPA Secretariat with general questions about this event: j.steinhaus@fepa-abrasives.org

To book a hotel room at the Hotel Fourvière, where all meetings will be held:
2. Please send the completed hotel reservation form directly to the hotel.
Contact Bérengère Lemonnier at the hotel with questions about room bookings: evenement@fourviere-hotel.com

Kindly note that we have blocked rooms at the Hotel Fourvière, but you must book your room by 1 March 2023 (see hotel registration form below). Rooms cannot be guaranteed after that date.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Arrival / Lunch

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Management Commitee Meeting

1:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Commission III (Grains) Technical Commission

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Coffee break 1

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Coffee break 2

4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Workshop 1: Sustainability Update

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Optional for guests of FEPA MEMBERS:
Guided tour of historic Lyon

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Dinner & special Guest

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

June 15, 2023

June 16, 2023


7:30 am – 8:30 am

FEPA's General Assembly

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Coffee break

9:30 am – 9:45 am

Workshop 2:"FEPA Strong":Pooling our collective resources for a more sustainable future

9:45 am – 1:00 pm


1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Workshop 3:Lobbying Update

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


4:00 pm


Our meetings will take place at the Hotel Fourvière in Lyon, France.

A limited number of hotel rooms have been booked and can be reserved until 1 March 2023. After that date, rooms will be released and availability can no longer be guaranteed.

Hotel pricing (breakfast is included):

  • Simple room: 211 euros + 2,50 euros / day (city tax)
  • Classic room: 241 euros + 2,50 euros / day (city tax)
  • Junior suite: 291 + 2,50 euros / day (city tax)

Please indicate the type of room you would like to reserve on the reservation form. The hotel will contact you directly if this type of room is no longer available.

Please download the hotel registration form and send it directly to Bérengère Lemonnier at the following e-mail address: evenement@fourviere-hotel.com

For general questions about FEPA’s 2023 Annual Conference, please contact Johanna Steinhaus: j.steinhaus@fepa-abrasives.org

For questions about the hotel reservation, please contact the hotel directly. Bérengère Lemonnier: evenement@fourviere-hotel.com 

Hôtel Fourvière Lyon

Members Registration Form

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Please select the different agenda items you would like to join:

Please select the different agenda items your guest wishes to attend:

We welcome guests at this conference. To pay separately, please complete the member registration form and the guest registration form individually (two separate registration forms and two separate credit card transactions). The member registration form is above and the guest registration form is here: click here for the Guest Registration form.