ESTC Congress 2024

The Annual Congress of ESTC is set to take place in Porto, Portugal, from March 19 to 21, 2024.

This year’s event with the theme, “Changing the Narrative,” promises to be a dynamic and insightful gathering for professionals in the synthetic turf industry. Our comprehensive programme is designed to stimulate thought-provoking discussions and facilitate knowledge sharing across various domains.



  • Changing the Narrative
    This central theme delves into the evolving role of synthetic turf in various industries and how it’s shaping a more sustainable future. It will address misconceptions and highlight the positive impact of synthetic turf on the environment and society.
  • Technical and Regulatory Update
    Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in ESTC activities and get insights into regulatory changes and technical advancements.
  • Session on Sports
    Delve into the world of sports with presentations from prominent sports governing bodies. Learn about the latest trends and developments in sports, and how synthetic turf is changing the game. Explore the growing world of padel, a popular racquet sport, and discover how synthetic turf is shaping its future.
  • Landscaping with Synthetic Turf 
    Discover the potential of synthetic turf in landscaping applications. Learn how it can be utilized in urban environments, parks, and residential spaces to create sustainable and aesthetically pleasing landscapes.  See how the garden of the future will look like.
  • The System of the Future
    Get insights into the future of synthetic turf systems, exploring innovations in materials, installation techniques, and sustainability practices.
  • Innovation Showcase
    Member companies will have the opportunity to present their most innovative products, services and technologies. This session provides a platform for showcasing cutting-edge solutions in the synthetic turf industry.
  • Social Programme
    Connect with peers and fellow professionals during our social programme. Enjoy a guided tour of the picturesque city of Porto, experience local wines during a tasting session, and network over a delightful dinner.

The Annual ESTC Congress 2023 promises to be an engaging and enlightening event, bringing together experts and professionals in the synthetic turf industry to explore the latest trends, innovations, and opportunities while changing the narrative about synthetic turf’s impact on our world. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to be a part of this dynamic event in Porto.

Together, let’s change the narrative of synthetic turf !


To register, please visit the event website



March 19, 2024 - March 21, 2024