Programme: Bioplastics Business Breakfast 2016

20 Oct. 2016: Bioplastics in Packaging

8:00-8:05 Welcome remarks Michael Thielen, bioplastics MAGAZINE
8:05-8:25 Market Development in Europe and Government Incentives Harald Kaeb, narocon
8:25-8:45 Evolutions in bioplastics packaging Caroli Buitenhuis, Biobased Packaging Innovations / Green Serendipity
8:45-9:05 Compostable laminates Patrick Gerritsen, bio4pack
9:05-9:25 BoPLA flexible film applications in food and non-food packaging Emanuela Bardi, Taghleef
9:25-9:35 Q&A
9:35-9:55 Mater-Bi: New developments in packaging Applications Alberto Castellanza, Novamont
9:55-10:15 The latest INGEO packaging applications and developments Mark Vergauwen & Stefano Cavallo, NatureWorks
10:15-10:35 Newest compostable packaging solutions based on ecovio®” Sven Wenigmann, BASF
10:35-10:45 Q&A
10:45-11:05 Coffee & Networking
11:05-11:25 Success stories in biodegradable plastics for packaging Pilar Villanueva, AIMPLAS
11:25-11:45 Blow moulding of WPC for bottle applications Wonjae (Jason) Lee, Doill ECOTEC
11:45-12:05 Enabling bioplastic packaging through application co-development Jo Kockelkoren, Reverdia
12:05-12:25 Degradation of PLA during long-term storage Nikola Kocić, SKZ
12:25-12:30 Q&A

21 Oct. 2016: PLA, an innovative Bioplastic

8:00-8:05 Welcome remarks Michael Thielen, bioplastics MAGAZINE
8:05-8:25 Current situation of PLA in Europe Francois de Bie, European Bioplastics
8:25-8:45 Latest INGEO  developments (feedstock, resin grades, applications) Mariagiovanna Vetere, NatureWorks
8:45-9:05 Innovations in PLA packaging Hugo Vuurens, Corbion
9:05-9:25 From bench to industrial scale Emmanuel Rapendy, Sulzer Chemtech
9:25-9:35 Q&A
9:35-9:55 Modification of PLA for extrusion applications Nikola Kocić, SKZ
9:55-10:15 PLA modifications – new recipes make fit for new applications Björn Bergmann, Fraunhofer ICT
10:15-10:35 Bioplast 900, what else? Remy Jongboom, Biotec
10:35-10:45 Q&A
10:45-11:05 Coffee & Networking
11:05-11:25 An expanding update on BioFoam E-PLA foam applications (t.b.c.) Jan  Noordegraaf, Synbra  (t.b.c.)
11:25-11:45 PLA foam coffee cup John Leung, Biosolutions
11:45-12:05 Recycling of PLA in the Pre-Consumer sector Jacek Lecinski, IfBB
12:05-12:25 New and innovative PLA based injection molding resin for foodservice ware Shilpa Manjure, Naturetec
12:25-12:30 Q&A

22 Oct. 2016: Bioplastics in durable applications

Moderator: Kathryn Sheridan, Sustainability Consult

8:00-8:05 Welcome remarks Michael Thielen, bioplastics MAGAZINE
8:05-8:25 Current situation of bioplastics for durable applications in Europe Kristy Barbara Lange, European Bioplastics
8:25-8:45 Bioplastics in ABS replacement markets/applications, incl. 3D printing Frank Diodato, NatureWorks
8:45-9:05 Introduction of new biobased engineering plastic Durabio Atsushi Fujita, Mitubishi Chemical
9:05-9:25 Keep water safe – EcoPaXX in (drinking) water contact applications Caroline Mitterlehner, DSM
9:25-9:35 Q&A
9:35-9:55 Sustainability without compromises - Discover Sukano’s solutions and vision Daniel Ganz, Sukano
9:55-10:15 Biobased materials for durable applications Dirk Schawaller, Tecnaro
10:15-10:35 Switching to biomaterials – an holistic approach Jacek Lecinski, IfBB
10:35-10:45 Q&A
10:45-11:05 Coffee & Networking
11:05-11:25 Bioplastics from side streams Florian Graichen, Scion
11:25-11:45 Biobased TPE for innovative applications Patrick Zimmermann, FKuR
11:45-12:05 Innovations in durable PLA applications Bert Clymans, Corbion
12:05-12:25 Why bio-based? Forgotten and new answers Michael Carus, nova-Institute
12:25-12:30 Q&A

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Bioplastics Business Breakfast
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