Program

 

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  1. 11/6/2017
8:00 am - 9:00 am
  • Registration, coffee & tea


9:00 am - 9:30 am
  • Brief welcome address from VDMA / Introduction of participating VDMA members


9:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery & components for the fiber & yarn industry
    Process cutting and quality improvement in rotor spinning

    Speaker
    Hermann Selker
    Head Marketing
    Truetzschler GmbH Co KG

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Brückner - smart technologies meet Internet of Things (IoT)

    Speaker


10:05 am - 10:35 am
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery & components for the fiber & yarn industry
    Automation in Spinning

    Speaker
    Dipl. Ing. Richard Borgers
    Head of Transport Automation
    Neuenhauser Maschinenbau GmbH

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Latest Technology for the Production of Needle Felted Nonwovens and their Application

    Speaker
    Axel Philipps
    Sales Manager
    Temafa GmbH


10:35 am - 11:00 am
  • Coffee break


11:00 am - 11:35 am
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery & components for the fiber & yarn industry
    Temco – Bearing Solutions for Synthetic Yarns & Non-Wovens

    Speaker
    Claudia Mueller
    Area Sales Manager
    Saurer Components GmbH

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    On-line Measurement and Quality Control Technologies

    Speaker
    Alan Lavore
    CEO Mahlo America
    Mahlo GmbH + Co. KG


11:40 am - 12:10 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery & components for the fiber & yarn industry
    The Importance of proper wax application and friction level for the yarn quality

    Speaker
    Michael Binder
    Technical Manager
    Reseda Binder KG

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Hi-Tech coating solutions for advanced filter materials and applications for automotive textiles

    Speaker
    Jürgen Hanel
    Head of Technology Technical Textiles
    A. Monforts Textilmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG


12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery & components for the fiber & yarn industry
    Advanced Conditioning and heat setting of textiles

    Speaker
    Dieter Koch
    Managing Director
    Welker Vakuum GmbH

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Innovative needlepunch line solutions for the automotive industry

    Speaker
    Alexandre Butte
    General Manager Nonwoven
    ANDRITZ Kuesters, a Division of ANDRITZ Inc.


12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
  • Lunch


1:45 pm - 2:20 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery & components for the fiber & yarn industry
    From Melt to Yarn, Fibers and Nonwovens, Innovation in BCF

    Speaker
    Chip Hartzog
    President of Oerlikon Textile Inc.
    Oerlikon Textile GmbH & Co. KG

    Michael Rübenhagen
    Sales Director
    Oerlikon Textile GmbH & Co. KG

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Optimization of the carding process in the production of nonwovens

    Speaker
    Richard Morell
    Sales Manager Latin America Carding division
    Groz-Beckert KG


2:25 pm - 2:55 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Energy-efficient hydroentanglement

    Speaker
    Alexander Stampfer
    Regional Sales Director
    Autefa Solutions Germany GmbH

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the Apparel, Hometextile & Carpet Industry
    Perfect web guiding in carpet lines

    Speaker
    Klaus Baumann
    Head of Sales Division Textile
    Erhardt+Leimer


3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Key to the future markets – customized solutions for the production of technical fabrics

    Mr. Lutz Heinig, Sales Manager Technicla Textiles, Karl Mayer North America
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the Apparel, Hometextile & Carpet Industry
    Non-lubricated systems as lower maintenance execution for ARTOS and KRANTZ tentering machines

    Speaker
    Dirk Polchow
    Managing Partner
    Interspare GmbH


3:30 pm - 3:50 pm
  • Coffee break


3:50 pm - 4:25 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    From human flight to flying threads

    Speaker
    Peter Brust
    Executive Vice President
    Lindauer DORNIER GmbH

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the Apparel, Hometextile & Carpet Industry
    Latest Technology in exhaust dyeing fabrics

    Speaker
    Ronald Schrell
    President
    Thies Corp.


4:30 pm - 4:50 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    YarnStar 3+ - no compromise between efficiency and quality for the production of coated yarn

    Speaker
    Oliver Eichenberg
    Sales Director
    Georg Sahm GmbH & Co. KG

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the Apparel, Hometextile & Carpet Industry
    Turn mercerising waste water into money

    Mr. Karl Hesse, Senior Sales Engineer, Körting Hannover

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    Testing solutions from Fibre to Fabric

    Speaker
    Dr. Stefan Fliescher
    Assistant Managing Director
    Textechno Herbert Stein GmbH & Co. KG

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the Apparel, Hometextile & Carpet Industry
    Smart Factory – The key to the future!

    Speaker
    Peter Thys
    Sales Manager
    Sedo Treepoint GmbH


5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry
    BENNINGER Küsters - Solutions for Textile Finishing

    Speaker
    Patrick Brändle
    Head of Textile Technology
    Küsters Textile GmbH (member of Benninger Group)

  • Parallel session: Textile machinery and components for the Apparel, Hometextile & Carpet Industry
    Latest sensors and controls for textile finishing

    Speaker
    Dr. Ralf Pleva
    Managing Director
    PLEVA GmbH


6:10 pm - 6:55 pm
  • Interactive conference session

    VDMA will use an online tool to receive the feedback from the conference participants. Do not miss this interactive session about markets and trends.


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Conference Dinner