bio!CAR

Programme: bio!CAR


Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015

07:00 - 08:30 Registration, Welcome-Coffee
08:30 - 08:45 Michael Thielen, Polymedia Publisher Welcome Remarks
08:45 - 09:15 Christian Bonten, Univ. Stuttgart Keynote: Current plastics innovations in automotive series production – technical, environmental and design requirements
09:15 - 09:40 Ralf Kindervater, BioPro Baden Württemberg The impact of biobased materials in the bioeconomy of tomorrow: mouse or elephant ?
09:40 - 10:05 Elmar Witten, AVK – Industrievereinigung Verstärkte Kunststoffe Trends and Developments in the composites market
10:05 - 10:30 Michael Carus, nova-Institute Biocomposites in the Automotive Industry, markets and environment
10:30 - 10:45 Q&A
10:45 - 11:10 Coffee
11:10 - 11:35 Gareth Davies, Composites Evolution Hybrid carbon-biocomposite automotive structures with reduced weight, cost, NVH and environmental impact
11:35 - 12:00 Hans-Josef Endres, Institute for Bioplastics and Biocomposites, Christoph Habermann, Fraunhofer WKI Application Center for wood fiber research Biobased hybrid structures for automotive applications
12:00 - 12:25 Mona Duhme, Fraunhofer UMSICHT and Amparo Verdú Solís, AIMPLAS Review of ECOplast project: Research in new biomass-based composites from renewable resources with improved properties for vehicle parts moulding
12:25 - 12:40 Q&A
12:40 - 13:45 Lunch
13:45 - 14:10 Nicolas Dufaure, Arkema A long-term innovation to offer the widest range of biobased polyamides
14:10 - 14:35 Andreas Weinmann and Anna Hoiss, DSM Capturing the performance of green
14:35 - 15:00 Keiichirou Kanatani, Mitsubishi Chemical Engineering biobased plastic, another solution for automotive applications
15:00 - 15:25 François Vanfleteren, Lineo A sandwich panel reinforced with flax fibers for the automotive
15:25 - 15:40 Q&A
15:40 - 16:00 Coffee
16:00 - 16:25 Oliver Ehlert, DIN Certco Bioplastics – Standards and Cerification
16:25 - 16.50 Christian Fischer, Bcomp Save weight and cost with powerRibs in interior and exterior
16:50 - 17.00 Q&A
17:00 - 17:30 Panel discussion Future of automobile interior parts -  Light weight, easy recyclable, bio-based or even bio-degradable? Where does the journey go?
18:00 - 19:30 Cocktail Reception sponsored by Fraunhofer WKI and bioplastics MAGAZINE
 

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

09:00 - 09:25 Maira Magnani, Ford Motor Company Filling the (technology) gaps to promote the use of bio-based materials: Ford Motor Company’s example
09:25 - 09:50 Francesca Brunori, Röchling PLA compounds for automotive applications
09:50 - 10:15 Marc Mézailles, PolyOne Sustainable lightweighting without compromise on performance
10:15 - 10:40 Hans-Jörg Gusovius, Leibniz-Institute for Agricultural Engineering Novel whole-crop raw materials for automotive applications
10:40 - 10:55 Q&A,
10.55 - 11:20 Coffee,
11:20 - 11:45 Hans Hoydonckx, TransFurans Chemicals latest innovations of TFC in the use of PFA resin systems
11:45 - 12:10 Marjan van Urk , Lanxess bio-based EP(D)M rubber for high performance automotive applications
12:10 - 12:35 Stefano Facco, Novamont Renewable Oils, Esters and Fillers for Rubber compounding
12:35 - 12:50 Q&A,
12:50 - 14:00 Lunch,
14:00 - 14:35 Thibaud Caulier, Solvay Epicerol A bio-based building block to reduce the environmental footprint of the automotive industry
14:35 - 14:50 Sangeetha Ramaswamy, Institute of Textile Technology Systematic integration of bio-materials in automotive Interiors
14:50 - 15:15 Luisa Medina, Florian Gortner, Institut für Verbundwerkstoffe, Kaiserslautern, and Axel Nechwatal, OMPG NATURAUTO: Development of a new test tool to measure emissions and odors from NF composites
15.15 - 15:40 Lars Ziegler, Tecnaro Bio-based Thermoplastic Compounds and Composites
15:40 - 15:55 Q&A
15:55 - 16:00 Michael Thielen Closing remarks

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These industry experts will be among the speakers to share their knowledgen and experience...

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Bonten: Keynote: Current plastics innovations in automotive series production – technical, environmental and design requirements
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Bonten: Keynote: Current plastics innovations in automotive series production – technical, environmental and design requirements
Maira Magnani (Ford): Filling the (technology) gaps to promote the use of bio-based materials: Ford Motor Company’s example
Maira Magnani (Ford): Filling the (technology) gaps to promote the use of bio-based materials: Ford Motor Company’s example
Michael Carus (nova-Institute): Biocomposites in the Automotive Industry, markets and environment
Michael Carus (nova-Institute): Biocomposites in the Automotive Industry, markets and environment
Christian Fischer (Bcomp):Save weight and cost with powerRibs in interior and exterior
Christian Fischer (Bcomp):Save weight and cost with powerRibs in interior and exterior
Prof.-Dr.-Ing Hans Josef Endres (IfBB, University Hanover): Biobased hybrid structures for automotive applications
Prof.-Dr.-Ing Hans Josef Endres (IfBB, University Hanover): Biobased hybrid structures for automotive applications
Keiichirou Kanatani (Mitsubishi Chemical): Engineering biobased plastic, another solution for automotive applications
Keiichirou Kanatani (Mitsubishi Chemical): Engineering biobased plastic, another solution for automotive applications
Dr. Lars Ziegler(Tecnaro): Bio-based Thermoplastic Compounds and Composites
Dr. Lars Ziegler(Tecnaro): Bio-based Thermoplastic Compounds and Composites