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Smithers regret to inform you that Specialty Papers Europe 2020 will be officially postponed until later this year.
We are currently working to confirm new dates in 2020 and will provide you with updated information as soon as it becomes available!
Focusing on the rapidly growing and significant area of technical and commercial development.
Dr. George Kellie | Director of Kellie Solutions Ltd., UK
Jack Miller | Founder and Principal Consultant of Biobased Markets, USA
Explaining the difference between MFC, CNF, NFC, CNC, NCC
Produced at mill site vs produced at biorefinery and shipped to mill
Market size by segment
Implications for specialty papers: producers, converters, end users
Jon Phipps | Principal Scientist of FiberLean® Technologies Ltd., UK
Filler increase in graphic papers
Top layer dematerialisation in white top liner and folding boxboard
Wet end coating
Global satellite MFC capacity – 4 plants, 10,000 tonnes/year
Volker Uhl | Business Development of Berndorf Band Group, Austria
Lisa Stephens | Division Manager, Pulp & Paper and Nanotechnology of TAPPI, US
Pirita Huotari | Senior Consultant, Business Intelligence of Fisher International, Inc, Finland
Jori Ringman | Director General of Confederation of European Paper Industry (CEPI), The Netherlands
Kirk Hwang | CTO of YFY Inc., Taiwan
Speaker to be confirmed
René Koehler | Head of Business Development of Sappi Europe, Germany
Jérôme Salvert | Technology Expert of Elkem Silicones, France
Andreas Faul | Managing Director of INGEDE, Germany
Emmanuelle Henry Lanier | Sustainable Portfolio Management of Imerys SA, France
Minerals for paper & board coating application: from technical functionalities to environmental and sustainability benefits for downstream value chain
Dr. Antje Harling | Division manager of Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS), Germany
Marion Sterner | R&D Director of Gruppo X di X Gruppo srl, Italy
Rafik Allem | Lead Scientist of FPInnovations, Canada
Antonio Sinico | Quality and Industrialization Manager of Favini Srl, Rossano Veneto Paper Mill, Italy
Favini RV Paper Mill presentation
Short presentation of Favini Ecological Papers (Shiro, Crush, Remake, Refit).
Remake and Refit: birth, production, technical description.
Why Remake and Refit are important for circular economy?
Future development and conclusions
15-minute snapshot presentations, followed by Q&A session
Roberto Pablo Mirande Duhalde | Product Development Director of ENCE Energía y Celulosa, Spain
Frank P. Meltzer | Director of Technical Sales & Marketing of Mercer Pulp Sales GmbH, Germany
15-minute snapshot presentations, followed by a Q&A session featuring: Christian Siegert, Bio-Applications Manager, Compañia de Empaques and Ved Krishna, Strategy Head, Yash Pakka Ltd
Fique applications and possibilities for the specialty paper industry.
-Fique as an alternative for specialty paper manufacturing
-The reliable supply chain in Colombia
-Fique composition and studies
Christian Siegert, Bio-Applications Manager, Compañia de Empaques
Development of compostable packaging for non-aromatic products
Ved Krishna, Strategy Head, Yash Pakka Ltd.
Tim Börner | Specialist Enzyme Technology & Biodegradation of Nestlé, Switzerland
Jochen Schlegel, Dipl.-Ing | Managing Director of JOCHEN SCHLEGEL A & C, Germany on behalf of EURIKAS BVBA, Belgium
Mia Ahokas | R&D Engineer of CH-Polymers, Finland
Brian Einsla | Senior Research Scientist of The Dow Chemical Company, USA
Dr. Jürgen Luchtenberg | Technical Support & Development Manager of CP Kelco, Finland
Anna Marie Dijk – van Delden | Technical Service Manager of Avebe U.A., The Netherlands
Laura Crowther-Alwyn | Project Leader of Centre Technique du Papier, France
Dr. Klaus Noller | Chief Scientist of Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV, Germany
Tom Larsson | Sales Director of UMV Coating Systems, Sweden