Symposium 2021: Sustainable Coatings

Managements of ATIPIC and NVVT hold their annual Symposium 2021 with the theme:
"Sustainable Coatings" via Microsoft Teams.


09:15 - 16:05

09:15 Welcome / Registration on Microsoft Team

09:30 Opening by Dr. Jacques Warnon, President ATIPIC

09:40 ”Lignin, a hidden resource towards the development of more sustainable materials” Prof. Ludo Diels - Antwerp University, SPIRE, Biorizon,VITO (BE/NL)

10:15 “Promising novel chemistry platforms for crosslinking resins” Prof. Filip Du Prez, Ghent University (BE)

10:50 Break

11:00 “Bio-based alkyd based polymers with outstanding performance in coatings” Nicolas Florent – Ecoat (FR)

11:35 “Bio-based rosin resin dispersions, a novel solution towards a low carbon footprint packaging industry” Dario Zilli – Lawter (BE)

12:10 – 13:30 Break

13:30 Introduction to the second session by Dr. Jaap Akkerman, NVVT

13:35 “In-can preservation without biocides?” Helmut Moebus – Daw Caparol (DE)

14:10 ”Toughening thermosets using reversible chemical bonds” Audrey Cuvellier, Guy Van Assche, Hubert Rahier – VUB (BE)

14:45 Break 14:55 “Our indoor air quality and the role of low-emission building materials” Jeroen Van Deun – VITO (BE)

15:30 “Biobased and then ? (in Dutch - to be confirmed) Geert Duijghuisen – Baril Coatings (NL)

16:05 Closure


Organisateur: ATIPIC and NVVT