REGISTER NOW FOR FREE: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference - the compounding encounter

REGISTER NOW FOR FREE: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference - the compounding encounter

EuMBC and Aimplas invite to their joint conference on 25-26 October 2017 in Valencia

Thursday, September 14, 2017 —

EuMBC and Aimplas hereby invite to their joint conference on 25-26 October in Valencia. Participation to the event is for free.

Conference delegates will gain an insight into the latest EU regulatory and industry developments for Masterbatchers & Compounders. Topics that will be discussed are among others TiO2, graphene and possibilities in polymeric materials, the Circular Economy Package, Nanomaterials, energy consumption in Co-TSE and maintenance of extruders.

Don't miss this opportunity and join us in Valencia! For the free registration, please click HERE.

25 October: For EuMBC members only

  • 11:00 - 14:30: EuMBC Substance Monitoring Expert Group Meeting
  • 15:00 - 17:00: EuMBC Board Meeting (for Board members only)
  • 17:15 - 18:15: EuMBC General Assembly
  • 19:15: Walking tour through historic centre of Valencia followed by a dinner

26 October: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference

10:00 - 10:30 Registration & Welcome Coffee
10:30 - 10:40 Welcome
10:40 - 11:15

Aimplas visit

11:15 - 11:45

Control in co-rotating twin screw extruder. Understanding the process
- Luis Roca Blay, Head of Compounding Department, Aimplas

11:45 - 12:15

Update on TiO2 classification
- Marc Cornu, EuMBC President / Ampacet & Patrick de Kort, Regulatory Compliance, Polymer Comply Europe

12:15 - 12:45

Graphene and possibilities in polymeric materials
- Mar Garcia Hernandez, CSIC Spanish National Research Council, Spain: work package leader of the graphene flagship

12:45 - 13:45 Networking Lunch
13:45 - 14:15

Circular Economy Package & public consultation on microplastics
- Silvia Freni Sterrantino, EU Regulatory Affairs Manager, European Plastics Converters (EuPC)

14:15 - 14:45

Nanomaterials
- EUROCOLOR tbc

14:45 - 15:00 Networking Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:30

Energy consumption in Co-TSE
- Corrado Moneta, Technical Sales Manager, ICMA San Giorgio

15:30 - 16:00

Wearing and maintenance of extruders
- speaker tbc

16:00

Closing

 

Registration

Participation to the event is for free. To register, please fill in the registration form here.

 

Meeting date & venue

  • Wednesday, 25 October 2017: EuMBC internal meetings
  • Thursday, 26 October 2017, 10:00 - 16:00: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference

AIMPLAS Plastics Technology Centre
Valencia Parque Tecnológico
Calle Gustave Eiffel, 4
46980 Paterna
Valencia, Spain

 

Accomodation

To view the list of hotel recommendations, please open the file in attachment.

 

We are looking forward to welcoming you.