Press Release: ENDS 2022 agenda to feature leading experts from across the supply chain

More than 130 key stakeholders from across the electronic nicotine delivery systems industry will convene online on 24-25 May 2022 for the fifth edition of Smithers’ hugely popular ENDS conference.

As Europe’s leading conference to cover all pertinent scientific, regulatory and commercial developments in ENDS, it is truly unmissable for anyone working within this sector. This year’s programme features a fantastic line-up of speakers including US FDA, Ingésciences, Independent European Vape Alliance, Totally Wicked, Centre for Substance Use Research, RELX International and more. This panel of experts will share their insights on hot topics including global regulatory updates, PMTA, markets and pathways, devices, designs and standards, tobacco harm reduction, and more.

Just some of the presentations attendees will hear this May include:

  • PMTA review of ENDS products – Ben Apelberg, US FDA
  • TPD3 – likely changes and what it will mean for the industry – Marina Foltea, Trade Pacts
  • Global vaping product trends – EcigIntelligence
  • Chinese business and regulations update and the potential impact on the international vape industry – Weinuo Ao, ECCC
  • A new device for standardised e-liquid testing – Dr. Stefanie Scheffler, Fraunhofer ITEM
  • ENDS and combustible cigarette use among a national representative sample of youth aged 13-17 in the US – Dr. Andrea Patton, Centre for Substance Use Research Ltd
  • Growth of counterfeit trade in vape products – Chris Aikens, RELX International

Previous speakers and attendees at the event include Cuts Ice, JUUL, ECig Flavours, British American Tobacco, Imperial Brands, Philip Morris International, JTI, Altria, Nerudia, Swedish Match, Vape Dinner Lady, Molex, Harmony, and many more.

Tickets are priced starting at just €449+VAT.

For more information, please visit the event overview page here.

Limited sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are available. For more information about sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, please contact Steve Frier at +44 (0)1372 802006 or email

About Smithers

Smithers is a global leader in rubber, plastics and polymer testing, consulting services, conferences, training, publications and market reports, focused mainly on the medical, industrial, automotive and consumer industries. Smithers also runs the successful Extractables and Leachables conference series.



Emma Newton
E. enewton[at]smithers[dot]com T. +44 (0)1372 802016