Latest Speakers & Topics Announced

Haptic feedback in smart surfaces
Daniel Haefliger, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Sateco Group

Multi-functional transparent coatings for automotive surfaces
Hans van der Kort, Product Manager, Kriya Materials

Vacuum coatings for plastics: current status and future prospective 
Javier Barriga, Unit Director, Surface and Materials, IK4-TEKNIKER 

Update on the automotive industry; the factors shaking up the industry and how they will impact the interior of the car
Peter Fuss, Senior Advisory Partner, Automotive Team, Ernst and Young 

Inmold emission analysis – a new method to optimise passing emission tests
Dominik Malecha, Head of Surface Technology, Moulded Parts, Application Centre, Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid

New method to determine emissions inside the mold
Jörg GüntherBoard of Directors, Kunststoff Institut

Advances in the implementation of industrial inkjet in coatings of automotive surfaces
Phil CollinsDirector - Advanced R&DGlobal Inkjet Systems

Printed electronics in the automotive sector
Claudia Delgado SimaoHead of Printed Electronics Group, Functional Printing & Embedded Devices UnitEurecat Functional Printing

Design innovation
James Hope, Design Chief, Chery Automobiles

Topic TBC
Christoph Ernst, Sales Director, Kunststoff Helmbrechts AG

The full programme will be announced very soon. 

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