The American Cleaning Institute (ACI)

International Association Execs to Speak at 2024 ACI Convention Global Industry Update

Global Industry Update Speakers
  • Leaders from Europe, Japan, India, Australia, Canada, Mexico and Brazil to Address Regional Cleaning Product Supply Chain Challenges
  • ACI Convention Set for Jan. 29-Feb. 2, Orlando, FL

Executives from leading trade associations will discuss firsthand the challenges facing their region’s cleaning products supply chain, during the Global Industry Update at the 2024 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Industry Convention.

Attendees will learn about the global industry outlook and engage with international experts during a question-and-answer session.

The Global Industry Update will take place January 30 during ACI’s Convention Week, January 29-February 2, 2024, at the Grande Lakes Orlando in Orlando, Florida.

The panelists are:

  • Carlos Berzunza, Director General, Cámara Nacional de la Industria de Productos Cosméticos (CANIPEC)
  • Bronwyn Capanna, Executive Director, ACCORD Australasia
  • Shannon Coombs, President, Canadian Consumer Specialty Products Association (CCSPA)
  • Paulo Engler, Executive Director, Associacao Brasileira das Industrias de Produtos de Limpeza e Afins (ABIPLA)
  • Jan Robinson, Scientific and Regulatory Affairs Director, International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products (A.I.S.E.)
  • Hiroyuki Saijo, Senior Managing Director, Japan Soap & Detergent Association (JSDA)
  • Sanjay Trivedi, Executive Director, Indian Home & Personal Care Industry Association (IHPCIA)
  • Moderator: Melissa Hockstad, President and CEO, ACI

Registration for the global cleaning product supply chain’s top business-to-business event is now open on the ACI website.

Companies that are eligible to join ACI must be members of the association to attend the Convention. Membership inquiries can be directed to

The ACI Convention offers a multitude of sponsorship opportunities for interested companies. For more information or questions about Convention, please contact

The American Cleaning Institute® (ACI – is the Home of the U.S. Cleaning Products Industry® and represents the $60 billion U.S. cleaning product supply chain. ACI members include the manufacturers and formulators of soaps, detergents, and general cleaning products used in household, commercial, industrial and institutional settings; companies that supply ingredients and finished packaging for these products; and chemical distributors. ACI serves the growth and innovation of the U.S. cleaning products industry by advancing the health and quality of life of people and protecting our planet. ACI achieves this through a continuous commitment to sound science and being a credible voice for the cleaning products industry.