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Tuesday, 20 October 2020
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Conference Programme

WEDNESDAY, 9 December 2020
10.00-10.15h Welcome & IntroductionNina Musche, Editor, European Coatings Journal, Germany
10.15-11.45h KEYNOTE:
Functional coatings – Hype or realistic perspective?
Dr. Volkmar Stenzel, Fraunhofer IFAM, Germany
11.45-12.15h Interaction of white pigments and fillers with electromagnetic radiation Dr. Jörg Hocken, Venator, Germany
12.15-13.30h Lunch Break

WORKSHOP:                                                                                                           Enhancing electrical, thermal and barrier properties of coatings using graphene

Bernhard Münzing, The Sixth Element Material Technology, Germany
14:30-15:00h Designing responsiveness into protective coatings via self-healing functionalityDr. Gerald Wilson, Autonomic Materials, USA
15:00-15:30h Coffee Break

WORKSHOP:                                                                                                                Ceramic-like coatings by sol gel "soft" chemistry for multifunctional properties  

Olivier Decroly & Mireille Poelman, ESIX Surface Technologies, Belgium
16:30-17:00h Functional additives wanted as game changer for new water-borne coatingsHeiko Juckl, Byk, Germany
THURSDAY, 10 December 2020
09.30-10.00h Dress up your wood differentlyDr. Matjaz Pavlic, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
10.00-10.30h Development of dirt-repellent siloxane coatingsMax Conrad, Momentive, Germany
10.30-11.00h Durable and repellent - a contradiction?Prof. Alan Taylor, TWI, United Kingdom
11.00-11.30h Coffee Break
WORKSHOP:     Anti-adhesion coatings a journey on applications, definitions and smart approaches
Dr. Rüdiger Mertsch & Tim-Frederic Sloot, Evonik, Germany
Botox 4.0: Soft-feel your surface! Deep matt and sensitive or shiny and durable

Andreas Kröger, Pigment Solutions, Germany

13.00-14.00h Lunch Break

Everything you always wanted to know about benzoxazines - but were afraid to ask

Dr. Leila Bonnaud, MateriaNova, Belgium


New acrylic technology for cool roofs with low dirt pick-up and asphalt bleed-through resistance

Massimo Longoni, EPS Materials, Belgium

15.00 h End of conference


(schedule subject to change)

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