Creation of IPEC Europe and IPEC Japan
IPEC Europe is officially created on 7 April 1992 in France. The founding members of IPEC Europe are Colorcon, Dow Corning, Ciba Geigy, Seppic, Aqualon, Smith Kline Beecham. Mr John Hogan, Colorcon is appointed as the first Chairman. In parallel, another regional IPEC is founded in Japan as JPEC in February.
First IPEC Europe event
A one-day seminar is organised in Paris during the spring.