TechFocus Programme

Our exhibitors and international manufacturers will deliver talks on the most recent advancements in products, cutting-edge concepts, the latest technologies, real-time formulation methods, and innovations, all presented directly by the companies at the forefront of their creation.

If you would like to be involved in the TechFocus programme, please contact us on Surfex@step-exhibitions.com or call +44(0) 1892 518877.

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4 June

Room A

09:50

10:10

Fast, Sustainable Curing and Drying of Industrial Coatings Using Lasers

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TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Dr Toby Strite Senior Director, New Markets and Technologies - IPG Photonics

11:30

12:10

How Can You Formulate Sustainable Flooring Coatings Based on Two-component (2K) Polyurethanes and Polyureas?

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TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Marc Cornick Market Development Manager – Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa - Vencorex (represented by Ravago Chemicals)

14:20

Colourful Coatings Solutions with Pigments from Sudarshan and BTC

TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Manoj B Bankar Deputy General Manager - Technical Services - Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd.

14:40

Quartzene® Aerogel as Performance Additive in Paint and Coatings

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TechFocus A

Speaker

16:00

Workshop: Sector Approach to the safe use of Adhesives and Sealants by Professional and Industrial Users

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Industry Insight

Speakers

Room B

09:50

TechFocus B

The Next Step in 2K Polyol Drying: Fast Cure, Versatility to the Max

TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Andrew Teasdale Technical Service and Business Development Manager EMEA - allnex

10:10

TechFocus B

Protection Without Compromise – Non Isocyanate Curing

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Markus Hallack Head Applied Technology Thermal Managing Coatings and Heat Stable Silicone Resins - Evonik

11:30

TechFocus B

A Polymeric Anionic Pigment Dispersant – DEHSCOFIX® WT107

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TechFocus B

Speaker

11:50

TechFocus B

Advances in Hyperdispersant Technology for Waterbased Coatings

TechFocus A

Speaker

14:20

TechFocus B

TEGO® Guard 9000 – Quick Weather Resistance and Long Lasting Protection of Façade paints

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Oliver Peters Head of Applied Research and Development Architectural and Floor Coatings EMEA - Evonik

14:40

TechFocus B

Next Gen Labeling-free, Carbon-based Substrate Wetting Agents

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TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Arjan Schaeffer Account Manager and Channel Partner Coordinator - Ashland Inc

16:00

TechFocus B

Coatings Sustainability Challenges – Complexity and Dynamic Evolution

TechFocus B

Speaker

Room A

09:50

10:10

Fast, Sustainable Curing and Drying of Industrial Coatings Using Lasers

[view]

TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Dr Toby Strite Senior Director, New Markets and Technologies - IPG Photonics

11:30

12:10

How Can You Formulate Sustainable Flooring Coatings Based on Two-component (2K) Polyurethanes and Polyureas?

[view]

TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Marc Cornick Market Development Manager – Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa - Vencorex (represented by Ravago Chemicals)

14:20

Colourful Coatings Solutions with Pigments from Sudarshan and BTC

TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Manoj B Bankar Deputy General Manager - Technical Services - Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd.

14:40

Quartzene® Aerogel as Performance Additive in Paint and Coatings

[view]

TechFocus A

Speaker

16:00

Workshop: Sector Approach to the safe use of Adhesives and Sealants by Professional and Industrial Users

[view]

Industry Insight

Speakers

Room B

09:50

TechFocus B

The Next Step in 2K Polyol Drying: Fast Cure, Versatility to the Max

TechFocus A

Speaker

  • Andrew Teasdale Technical Service and Business Development Manager EMEA - allnex

10:10

TechFocus B

Protection Without Compromise – Non Isocyanate Curing

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Markus Hallack Head Applied Technology Thermal Managing Coatings and Heat Stable Silicone Resins - Evonik

11:30

TechFocus B

A Polymeric Anionic Pigment Dispersant – DEHSCOFIX® WT107

[view]

TechFocus B

Speaker

11:50

TechFocus B

Advances in Hyperdispersant Technology for Waterbased Coatings

TechFocus A

Speaker

14:20

TechFocus B

TEGO® Guard 9000 – Quick Weather Resistance and Long Lasting Protection of Façade paints

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Oliver Peters Head of Applied Research and Development Architectural and Floor Coatings EMEA - Evonik

14:40

TechFocus B

Next Gen Labeling-free, Carbon-based Substrate Wetting Agents

[view]

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Arjan Schaeffer Account Manager and Channel Partner Coordinator - Ashland Inc

16:00

TechFocus B

Coatings Sustainability Challenges – Complexity and Dynamic Evolution

TechFocus B

Speaker

5 June

Room A

09:50

Sustainable Decorative Coatings

[view]

TechFocus A

Speaker

10:10

11:30

12:10

14:00

Chromium Trioxide and the Effect of Changes Within UK and EU Reach on its Use in Slurry Coatings

TechFocus A

Speaker

Room B

09:50

TechFocus B

New Low Labelled Curing Agents for Epoxy Flooring Applications

TechFocus B

Speaker

10:10

TechFocus B

Unique Metallic Effects Based on Structureless Effect Pigments

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TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Daniel Fischer Marketing & Technical Service Industrial Coatings - ECKART GmbH

11:30

TechFocus B

Sustainability Meets Protective Coatings – How Additives Boost The Performance of Modern Protective Coatings

[view]

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Laura Walter Head of Technical Service Marine and Protective Coatings - BYK Chemie

11:50

TechFocus B

Rheological Behaviour of Urea Urethane in Water and High Polarity Solvent Based Model Systems

[view]

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Nick Wood Account Manager UK - Synthron, a division of Protex Chemicals Limited

14:00

TechFocus B

PRACTICAL SESSION: An Insight into Conducting an Effective Coating Survey: With an Introduction to the Latest Practical Equipment

TechFocus B

Speakers

  • David Eyre Training Director - Corrodere Academy
  • Lucy Pavia Commercial Director - Corrodere Academy

Room A

09:50

Sustainable Decorative Coatings

[view]

TechFocus A

Speaker

10:10

11:30

12:10

14:00

Chromium Trioxide and the Effect of Changes Within UK and EU Reach on its Use in Slurry Coatings

TechFocus A

Speaker

Room B

09:50

TechFocus B

New Low Labelled Curing Agents for Epoxy Flooring Applications

TechFocus B

Speaker

10:10

TechFocus B

Unique Metallic Effects Based on Structureless Effect Pigments

[view]

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Daniel Fischer Marketing & Technical Service Industrial Coatings - ECKART GmbH

11:30

TechFocus B

Sustainability Meets Protective Coatings – How Additives Boost The Performance of Modern Protective Coatings

[view]

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Laura Walter Head of Technical Service Marine and Protective Coatings - BYK Chemie

11:50

TechFocus B

Rheological Behaviour of Urea Urethane in Water and High Polarity Solvent Based Model Systems

[view]

TechFocus B

Speaker

  • Nick Wood Account Manager UK - Synthron, a division of Protex Chemicals Limited

14:00

TechFocus B

PRACTICAL SESSION: An Insight into Conducting an Effective Coating Survey: With an Introduction to the Latest Practical Equipment

TechFocus B

Speakers

  • David Eyre Training Director - Corrodere Academy
  • Lucy Pavia Commercial Director - Corrodere Academy

If you would like to book a TechFocus slot contact us on Surfex@step-exhibitions.com or call +44(0) 1892 518877.