The American Cleaning Institute (ACI)

ACI Innovation Showcase: Call for Abstracts

  • Spotlight Your Product or Chemistry Game-Changer at ACI’s Innovation Showcase During the 2022 ACI Convention, January 31-February 5 in Orlando, FL
  • Abstracts Due November 12, 2021

Do you have a product or chemistry innovation that will move the needle in the cleaning product supply chain? Show it off during the Innovation Showcase at the 2022 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Annual Meeting & Industry Convention.

The Showcase will take place February 2 during ACI’s Convention Week, January 31-February 5 at the Grande Lakes Orlando in Orlando, Florida.

Abstract submissions are welcome from ACI member companies, academia or others who provide support to the cleaning products industry.

Up to six abstracts will be selected for presentation during this 1-hour session. Individuals will present a brief overview of how the product, chemistry, packaging or distribution innovation provides, or will provide, commercial advances within the cleaning products industry.

Following the session, presenters can choose to participate in a 90-minute meet and greet in the ACI Central Networking Area.

Abstract submissions are due November 12, 2021. Abstract acceptance decisions will be made by December 10, 2021. For more information and to submit an abstract, click here or contact ACI’s Meetings Department,

Topics should be relevant to any of the following:

  • Energy savings or reductions
  • Green chemistry
  • Material recovery/reuse
  • New cleaning product types/forms
  • New process/operations
  • New testing/research methods
  • Non-governmental organizations collaborations/partnerships
  • Packaging innovations (recyclability, new materials, packaging optimization, new packaging systems)
  • Renewable/recycled chemical/material
  • Responsible sourcing
  • Supply chain collaborations/partnerships
  • Sustainability

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.