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19. May 2017

ATRC 2017 announces programme schedule

The 4th Asian Tyre & Rubber Conference (ATRC 2017) will be held from 16 - 17 June 2017 in Chennai, India. The organisers just have published a tentative programme schedule:

Inaugural Session - 16 June 2017

09.30 - 09.35 Invocation
09.30 - 09.40 Welcome Address, Antony Powath, President ABM
09.40 - 09.55 Special Address, Harm Voortman, CEO VMI Group
09.55 - 10.15 Invited Speaker, Erich Nesselhauf, MD Daimler Benz India
10.15 - 10.30 Special Address, Ajit Kumar, Chairman Rubber Board
10.50 - 11.00 Lighting of the Lamp
11.00 - 11.30 Coffee Break

Technical Sessions, Day 1, 16 June 2017

Session I: Adaption of smart technology for automation
11.30 - 12.00 Machine Development for Sustainability, Mike Norman, VMI Group
12.00 - 12.30 Latest Trends in Automation, Veli-Matti Hakala, Cimcorp
12.30 - 01.00 Standardization for Tire Production Machine Automation, Peter Haan, Siemens Electronics
01.00 - 01.30 Gaining Productivity through Smart Technology, Jan Mar Kop, Inmess
01.30 - 02.30 Lunch Break

Session II: Smart Procesing Innovations
02.30 - 03.00 “Alpha” Application by Strip Winding for all Non-reinforced Components with Special Attention to Large Radial Farm and Earthmover Tires, Edoardo Salaorni, Marangoni Machinery
03.00 - 03.30 A Rheologically Optomized Extrusion Line for Tire components, Dr.ir. Gerard Nijman, HF Group
03.30 - 04.00 Smart Solutions for Upgrading Rubber Mixing Plant, Dr. Mohamed Hassan, Mesnac
04.00 - 04.30 Break for Refreshments

Session III: Facilitating Precision Accuray and Quality
04.30 - 05.00 Technological Innovations in Rubber Compounding Processing Machines, Devdas Suvarna, Bainite Machines
05.00 - 05.30 Innovative Measurement and Inspection Systems for Calendar Lines, Hauke Paul, Electronic Systems Spa
05.30 - 06.00 Shearography - A Management Tool, Marion Goldman, Zeiss

07.30 Onwards Gala Entertainment Cocktails and Dinner Venue: Ballroom Hyatt Regency Hotel

Technical Sessions, Day 2, 17 June 2017

Session IV: Contributions to Sustainability
09.30 - 10.00 Tyre Technology - Fast Forward to Sustainability, Pradeep Kumar, Apollo Tyres
10.00 - 10.30 Getting More from Natural Rubber for Demanding Road Conditions, Colin Clarke, Schill & Seilacher Struktol
10.30 - 11.00 A Broader Outlook on Recycling vis-à-vis Circular Economy, Ashoke Karmokar, Bridgestone Japan
11.00 - 11.30 Break for Refreshments

Session V: Tyre Manufacturing and Evaluation
11.30 - 12.00 An Overview of Tyre Auto and Tyre Sector in India - Challenges and Opportunities, Rajiv Budhraja, ATMA
12.00 - 12.30 Reducing Total Cost of Ownership with Smart Maintenance, Riaan Diener, VMI Group
12.30 - 01.00 Advanced Tyre Testing and Model Support Using GCAPS Ultra High Speed Dynamic Test Machine, Jonathan Darab, Sova Motion
01.00 - 02.00 Lunch Break

Session VI: Smart Testing and Energy Saving
02.00 - 02.30 High Speed Linear Friction Testing, Dr. Dieter Barz, Altracon
02.30 - 03.00 Energy Saving in Solid Tyres, Ananda Caldera, Globe Rubber Industries Sri Lanka
03.00 - 03.30 Summing Up and Vote of Thanks, Zachariah George

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