Conference programme


Machinery, equipment and processes for coating and laminating

• Digital dyeing technology - Per Stenflo, imogo AB

• A novel plasma enhanced chemical vapour deposition technology for hydrophobic/oleophobic durable coatings - Grégory Arnoult, AGC Plasma Technology Solutions/Unitex

• Magnet roller coating: a versatile coating system for coating and minimal applications of textiles and nonwovens - Jürgen Hanel, Monforts

• Fibroline S-Preg: a new technology for powder coating - Joric Marduel, Fibroline

• Tactile sensation analyser - Alexander Grüner, emtec Electronic GmbH

Novel applications for coated and laminated textiles

• Haptic cushion coatings - Thomas Schmidt, Huafeng

• Silicones for the textile industry: applications and advantages - Magali Puillet, Elkem Silicones FR

Coatings and laminate materials

• Reinforcement and enhancement of composites through cross-laminated nettings made from renewable raw material - Harry Albus, JX Nippon Anci SAS

• Colloidal silica and percentage play for optimum purchase in textile coating - Paul E. Smith, Advanced Flexible Composites Inc

• A disruptive coating materialization - Carlos Filipe Silva, Tintex

Industry and market trends

• Using a Cohesive Supply Chain to Develop New Concepts and Ideas - Joe Poterala, Mascoe Coating Systems/Gaston Coating Systems

Environmental issues

• From the fabric to the finishing: an all-round approach to the sustainable production of artificial leather with waterborne bio-based polyurethane dispersions - Gabriele Costa/Riccardo Caprifoglio, Lamberti SpA

• How to be sustainable in the new European scenario: FAITGREEN experience - Davide Visentin, Fait Plast SpA

• A water-saving hybrid manufacturing approach for functionalizing technical textiles - Frank Siegel, STFI

The impact on industry and its response to the global pandemic

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