Conference Program - Friday, March 09 2018

10.00-10.30 h Morning tea and networking
10.30-12.30 h Session 3:
Enabling colours in coatings
12.30-13.30 h Lunch break
13.30-15.30 h Session 4:
Cutting-edge ingredients and technologies for value-addition
15.30-16.00 h Tea break
16.00-17.30 h Session 5:
Smart coatings

Session 3:
Enabling colours in coatings
10.30-11.00 h Silicone additives for improved surface properties of coatings
Ankush Panchagade, Momentive Performance Materials, India
11.00-11.30 h The swiss army knife among dispersions – multifunctional applications and maximum performance
Jonas Wernsmann, Alberdingk Boley, Germany
11.30-12.00 h Sylfat tall oil fatty acids performance in alkyd binder paint systems vs alternatives
Patrick van Waes, Kraton, The Netherlanda
12.00-12.30 h Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) – a high potential method for the evaluation of anti-corrosive coatings
Dr. Wolfang Wald, Heubach, Germany
12:30-13:30 h Lunch Break

Session 4:
Cutting-edge ingredients and technologies for value-addition
13.30-14.00 h New multifunctional filler technology based on hybrid morphology
Dr. Navin Patel, Imerys, USA
14.00-14.30 h Application of 3-D printing on R&D in paint technology
Dr. K. K. Sengupta, CFSCT, India
14.30-15.00 h Evolution of acrylic surface additives – increase of surface energy and anti-crater properties
Mark Heerkeren, Byk-Chemie, Germany
15.00-15.30 h Recent developments in low-foaming nonionic wetting agents for water-borne coatings
Dr. Chitra Jeurkar, Elementis, USA
15.30-16.00 h Tea Break

Session 5:
Functional & smart coatings
16.00-16.30 h Structural coloration – a novel approach for paint coloration without pigments
Yanjarappa/Dada MJ/Herle, Akzo Nobel India, India
16.30-17.00 h Strategy synthesis & application of multifunctional self-healing paints for corrosion protection
Durgesh Kumar Soni, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd., India
17.00-17.30 h Introducing silver ion anti-bacterial binder solution
Dr. Roger Zhang, The Dow Chemical Company, Shanghai
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