Conference Programme 2022
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|Wednesday||MARCH 30th 2022|
|FUNDAMENTALS OF THERMOFORMING|
Training Course for Thin and Thick Gauge
Location: Hilton Vienna Park, Austria
(training course needs to booked separately)
|13:30 - 18:00||Thin Gauge|
|18:30 - 19:30||Conference Registration|
|19:00 - 20:30||Welcome Reception|
A warm welcome to friends and colleagues
|THURSDAY||MARCH 31ST 2022|
|Moderator:||Ken Braney / Marek Nikiforov|
|09:00||Welcome to Vienna, Austria - Conference Introductions & Welcome|
Ken Braney (UK), Chair ETD 2021-2022
|09:10||Importance of Plastics Packaging|
Marek Nikiforov, (Czech Rep), ETD
|09:20||Challenges of the future mobility and their impacts on Polymers|
Gérard Liraut (France), Expert Leader Polymers, RENAULT, NISSAN, MITSUBISHI
|10:00||EC SUP Directives: Threats and Opportunities|
Bibienne Arnaud-Barbaza (France), Expert economic performance & strategy, POLYVIA
|11:00||Confronting plastic bashing – How can we make the case for the environmental performances of thermoformers?|
David Etienne (France) PAPREC GROUP
|11:30||Circular Economy – a big step forward in China with European technology|
Martin Kaltenecker (Austria) SML
Frédéric Durand (France) TOMRA Sorting
Roland Koch (Austria) EREMA
Olaf Tanner (Germany) KIEFEL
Frederic Blanchard (France) Sorema/Previero
|HEAVY GAUGE SESSION||THIN GAUGE SESSION|
|Moderator:||Ken Braney||Moderator:||Sven Engelmann|
|14:00||Distributed Intelligence: A fully automatic thermoforming production line with dedicated moulds and trimming fixtures|
Fabio Gaiazzi & Fabio Galbusera (Italy) CMS
|14:00||CPET light: Transparent and temperature-resistant up to 100°C
Daniel Ganz (Switzerland) Sukano
|14:15||rPET100: heat resistant and fully recyclable material
Daniel Rechberger (Austria) STARLINGER
|14:30||Conformal cooling: a breakthrough in mold-making|
Alban Agazzi (France) Innovation Plastics Composites I Video Presentation + Q&A live
|14:30||THE HOLY GRAIL PROJECT – how to improve mechanical recycling!!!
Nicolas Lorenz (German) PACCOR
Nico Van de Walle (Belgium) Verstraete IML
|15:00||Coffee break||15:00||Coffee break|
|15:30||Covers for busses of the riot squad in PC|
Chris Mulder (Netherland) VDL Wientjes Roden
|15:30||New process design guide for packaging
Christina Busk (Denmark), DANISH PLASTICS FEDERATION
|16:00||Agricultural Equipment: A study in styling|
Gregory S. McCunn (USA) John Deere I Video Presentation + Q&A live
|16:00||4PET NL – Recycling of post consumer PET thermoformed packaging in reality
Thomas Bak Thellesen, (Denmark) FAERCH
|16:30||Thermoformed PP liners for refrigerators|
Gilda de Luca (Italy) ELECTROLUX I Video Presentation + Q&A live
|16:30||Thin Gauge Session (Sponsors' Presentations)|
|17:00||Kepstan: new innovative way of deep draw thermoforming|
Pierre Gonnetan (France) Arkema
François Ernoult (USA) Westlake Plastics
Olivier Rodary (France) Plastiform
|16:30 ILLIG: "Less is more. Reduce - Reuse - Separate - Recycle - Renew"
16:40 KIEFEL: "The new machine generation"
16:50 KILDE: "Flexible thermoform automation solutions"
17:00 LUNDBERG: "Highlights in grinding"
17:10 MARBACH: "Tooling with Connect/M Tool-Monitoring-Module"
17:20 OMV: "OMV Technologies - Innovating & Educating for the Future"
|18:30||Departure for Dinner at MAK (Austrian Museum for Applied Arts)|
|19:00||Conference Dinner and Sponsors awarding|
|FRIDAY||APRIL 1ST 2022|
|08:30||HEAVY Gauge Session|
|08:30||THIN Gauge Session
|Moderator:||Kitty Beijer||Moderator:||Hans Lauridsen|
|08:30 CMS: "ThermoProphet: smart solution for a full heating process control in heavy-gauge thermoforming"|
08:40 COMI: "The Laborforma thermoforming machines"
08:50 GEISS: "Again, one step ahead"
09:00 PRIMEX: "Possibilities for a carbon neutral HDPE supply chain"
09:10 SELF GROUP: "Aluminium moulds: Engineering and manufacturing"
09:20 SENOPLAST: "Update on new products"
09:30 SPARTECH: "New products market diversity: Advances in materials from ground to sky"
09:40 End Sponsors Presentations
|08:30 BANDERA: "100% Recyclate to 100% Recyclable"
08:40 BATTENFELD-CINCINNATI: "The star-extruder: a reliable approach for A-PET recycling"
08:50 CGP EUROPE: "Optiform Plug, No Dust"
09:00 CMG: "Innovative scrap recycling solutions by CMG Granulators"
09:10 DTC DOBRINGER: "Online Thermoforming Academy by DTC"
09:20 EREMA: "EREMA’s way of converting post consumer material into circularity"
09:30 MILLIKEN: "Creating solutions for your packaging with anti-fogging agents"
09:40 RHOMBUS: "Know your Factory"
09:50 STARLINGER: "Closing the loop with rPET packaging: new developments”
10:00 SUKANO: "SUKANO® sustainable and circular masterbatches for mono PET thermoforming applications"
10:10 End Sponsors Presentations
|10:30||Coffee break||10:30||Coffee break|
|11:00||COLLINS AEROSPACE Investigation into the validation of T-SIM for use in Aerospace|
Andrew Ferguson (UK) COLLINS AEROSPACE / Edinburgh Napier University
|11:25||Sea-Doo - When fun meets Thermoforming : High tech thermoforming technology for high performance recreation product|
Claudio Bottos (Italy) SELF GROUP
Thomas Höfels (Austria) Senoplast
|11:50||Recycling of plastics, what's next?|
Bernard Merkx (Belgium) GreenWavePlastics
|12:15||Unlocking the full Circularity of Polystyrene|
Julien Renvoisé (Switzerland) Trinseo Europe I Video Presentation + Q&A live
|Moderator:||Sven Engelmann / Michel Py|
|14:00||Thermoforming of rPET and rPP|
Thorsten Weber (Germany) Der Grüne Punkt Duales System Deutschland
|14:20||Upcycling rPET : from A to C|
Alessandra Funcia (Switzerland) Sukano
Carl-Jürgen Wefelmeier (Germany) Gneuss
Christoph Stoye (Germany) Illig
|14:40||Renewable solutions to reduce crude oil dependency and to tackle climate change|
Martin Bussmann (Germany) Neste
Paula Sanabria (Netherlands) Lyndonell Basell
|15:00||Microthermoforming - enhancing Blister technology|
Daniel Kainz (Germany), HAHN-SCHICKARD
|15:20||Advanced Technologies for high heat Ingeo applications|
Viviana Conti, NatureWorks LLC, USA
|15:40||Closing remarks by|
Ken Braney (UK) ETD Chair
Michel Py (France), ETD Chair 2022-24
|15:50||Drinks and iPad raffle|