ATRC 2017 Programme Schedule (Day 1 – June 16)

Welcome Address

09.30   – 09.35

Antony Powath
President ABM

Opening Address

9.35 . –  9.40 a.m.

Harm Voortman
CEO VMI Group

Special Invitee Speaker

09.55 –  10.10

Erich Nesselhauf
MD & CEO DAIMLER BENZ INDIA CV

Special Address

10.15 – 10.30

Ajit Kumar. IAS
Exce. Director, Rubber Board, India

Keynote /Inaugural Address

10.30 – 10.50

Satish Sharma
Chairman, Automotive Tyre Manufacturers’ Association (ATMA) &
President – APMEA, Apollo Tyres, India

10.50 –11.00         Lighting of the Lamp

11.00–11.30     Tea/Coffee Break


TECHNICAL SESSIONS   DAY 1

SESSION I         ADAPTATION OF SMART TECHNOLOGY FOR AUTOMATION

Session Chairman

P.K Mohamed
Chief Advisor, Apollo Tyres

Machine Development for Sustainability

11:30  – 12.00

Mike Norman
VMI Group, Holland

Latest Trends in Automation

12.00 – 12.30

Veli-Matti Hakala
Sales Manager, CIMCORP, Finland

Standardization for Tire Production Machine Automation

12:30  – 13:00

Peter Haan
Head Global VMM Tyre, Siemens, Germany

Gaining Productivity through Smart  Technology

13.00 – 13.30

Jan-Marc Kop
Sales Director, Inmess, Germany

13.30 – 14.30         Lunch Break

SESSION 2        SMART PROCESING INNOVATION

Session Chairman

Vijay K Misra
Technical Director, JKTyre, India

 
“Alpha” Application by Strip Winding for all  Non-reinforced Components with Special Attention to Large Radial Farm and Earthmover Tires                      

14.30 – 15.00

Edoardo Salaorni
Commercial Director, Marangoni Machinery, Italy

 
A Rheologically Optomized Extrusion Line for Tire components

15.00 – 15.30

Dr.Ir Gerard Nijman
Head of Extrusion Engineering Process, HF Group, Germany

 
Smart Solutions for Upgrading Rubber Mixing Plant

15.30  – 16.00

Dr. Mohamed Hassan
R&T Executive Director, Mesnac, China

 
Tea/Coffee Break

16.00 – 16.30

SESSION 3        FACILITATING CONSISTENCY, ACCURACY AND QUALITY

Session Chairman

Ravin Kurian
Senior Manager R&D, MRF Ltd., India

Technological Innovations in Rubber
Compounding Processing Machines

16.30  – 17.00.

Devdas Suvarna
MD, Bainite Machines, India


 
Innovative Measurement and Inspection Systems for Calendar Lines

17.00 – 17.30

Hauke Paul
Sales Director, Electronic Systems Spa, Italy

 
Anti Reversion Chemicals & specialties for Rubber Applications

17.30 – 18.00

Jayant Wad
Technical Specialist, Rheinchemie, Lanxess, India.


 
GALA ENTERTAINMENT,
Dinner

07.30 Onwards