Steve Allin
Steve Allin

Steve Allin will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Hemp Building Around the World, Excerpts from a New Book
Steve is an international Hemp consultant, author and also the director of the International Hemp Building Symposium. He advises on hemp building projects and is currently working on plans to develop hemp production and building products for several enterprises.

Alex Sparrow
Alex Sparrow

Alex Sparrow this year’s co-host will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
The Present Situation in the UK with Regard to Hemp Building Materials and Systems.
Alex first used Hempcrete materials to repair an Oak framed building in the UK and has since gone on to write, with William Stanwix “The Hempcrete Book” one of the latest additions to the published information on the subject. His company UK Hempcrete is now the leader in the UK which gives Alex a good position to look at the potential of these materials to solve our emissions problems in the construction sector.

Liam Donohoe
Liam Donohoe

Liam Donohoe will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Classifying Hempcrete Latest Results
Formerly involved with setting up the UK’s first sheepswool insulation company, Liam is now a part time lecturer at Technical University Dublin and as part of his Ph. studies at TUD, Liam has researched with Steve Allin a variety of aspects of how this material works and as consequence, investigating thermal effects on a range of hempcrete materials gives him an interesting perspective on how testing should be carried out. He will present an update to his findings on the subject at the symposium. He is also a co-director of the IHBA.

Henry valles
Henry Valles

Henry Valles will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
USHBA Approach to Attaining Building Codes for Hempcrete.
Originally involved with the real estate industry, Henry attended the first Hemp Building Workshop in Berthoud, Fort Collins, Colorado led by Steve Allin and was convinced that this was the material to build with for the future. He has since gone on to help build the first hemp home at the Community First Village in Austin Texas which provides housing and many other social and health needs to the homeless in the city and surrounding area.

Charlotte de Bellefroid
Charlotte de Bellefroid

Charlotte de Bellefroid will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Developing a Hempcrete Block System
Charlotte is the Marketing and Communication Manager at Isohemp a Hemp block manufacturing company in Belgium

Monika Brümmer
Monika Brümmer

Monika Brümmer will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Hemp entry to the Africa Solar Decathlon 2019
Monika has been involved in Hemp Building for over 22 years having started her Cannabric business in Spain in 1999, developing her unique hemp-clay bricks. She has since 2014 been working in Morocco in the High Central Rif with local Berber peoples for the Adrah Nouh project, where the waste material from the Hashish production is being used to repair traditional stone houses and to build new ones. Adrar Nouh cooperative worked on a design of a prototype hemp house, built by Moroccan architectural students and international partners for the Solar Decathlon Africa Competition held in Morocco in September 2019.

Roger Dauer
Roger Dauer

Roger Dauer & Henrik Pauli will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Establishing the use of Hempcrete in Germany
Roger is a practicing architect who has previously worked in China and is now based in Berlin.

Lawrence Serbin
Lawrence Serbin

Lawrence Serbin will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
The long road to a Hemp Board
Lawrence has been in the hemp industry for 29 years since 1990. He is currently the owner and president of Hemp Traders and CannaGrove. He is the current chair of the California Industrial Hemp Advisory Board, founder of the California Hemp Industries Association and former president of the National Hemp Industries Association.

Pierre Amadieu
Pierre Amadieu

Pierre Amadieu will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Developing small scale Hemp Processing
Pierre a former Organic Hemp farmer in France, has presented at several previous Symposiums on the subject of mobile decortication systems. This year we will hear about the latest trials of the prototype machinery he has been developing over the last couple of years.

Albert Dun
Albert Dun

Albert Dun will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium Modular Housing Development
Dun Agro Hemp Group (DHG) Netherlands is a collaboration of professional hemp industry companies that combine their expertise. With over 20 years of experience in the hemp industry, DHG covers all aspects, from agriculture to primary processing to final product manufacturing in both the food and fiber sectors.

Don Langlois will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Bringing Structural Hempcrete Blocks to the World
Don is the representative of Just Biofibre Europe. Originally developed in Alberta Canada this revolutionary block system is set to be manufactured internationally.

Remi Loren
Remi Loren

Remi Loren will be presenting at the 9th International Hemp Building Symposium
Establishing Hemp Construction in Sweden with Modular Systems and Retrofitting
Remi is an entrepreneur who has built a team to help him launch his modular housing based on hempcrete in Sweden.