Program of the Thermosetting Resins 2020 Conference
29 SEPTEMBER – 01 October 2020, BERLIN, GERMANY

The conference program includes plenary and bi-parallel sessions as well as a poster exhibition.

Plenary Speakers
Adrian Beard
(Chairman of Pinfa Europe and Head of Market Segments Flame Retardants, Clariant Plastics & Coatings (D) GmbH, Huerth-Knapsack, Germany): How can chemistry help to get fire resistant thermosetting resins

Anselm C. Griffin (Chair and Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology (emeritus), Atlanta, USA): Auxeticity in LCPs and Design for  Auxetic Thermosets
Robert Liska (Head of the Christian Doppler Laboratory for Photopolymers in Dentistry, Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Division of Macromolecular Chemistry, Vienna, Austria): Photopolymerization
Reinhard Lorenz (Professor for Polymer Technology and Polymer Chemistry at the University of Applied Science Münster, Steinfurt, Germany): Unsaturated Polyester (UP) Resins – Latest News 
Antonia Neels (Head of the Center for X-ray Analytics, Empa – Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland): Analytical Challenges and Novelties in (thermosetting) Polymer Structure Analysis
N.N. (Henkel): 3D-Printing
Invited Lectures

Sabayasachi Gaan (Head of Additive & Chemistry, Empa – Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, St. Gallen, Switzerland): Flame retardation of aliphatic epoxy resins with hybrid strategies

Hardy Reuter (BASF Coatings GmbH, Global Applied Research and Technology, Coatings Binder Systems, Principal Scientist, Muenster, Germany): Challenges for Coatings in the Automotive Industry

… to be completed

Final conference program will be available in May 2020.