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Agenda

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Registration & welcome refreshments
Chair’s opening remarks
The global TPE market – challenges and opportunities 2022 and beyond
The Future of Thermoplastic Elastomers to 2026
Raw Materials Development: Reflections in 2021
3D printing technology and materials
3D Printing TPEs without shore Limit
How medical TPE compounds can contribute to the training of medical specialists and the development of personalised medicine
Materials and innovation
Effect of stress history on the flow behaviour of soft commercial TPE grades
Lunch
Sustainable TPV solutions based on recyclates and partially biobased raw materials
Overmolding and 2K
Innovations in Thermoplastic Elastomers based on Styrene Block Copolymers bonding to Polyamides
Networking Break
Comparison of the Adhesive Properties of Ester and Ether Based Bio-TPU
Functionalized SEBS for modification of engineering plastics and optimization of TPE compounds for overmolding
Chair's summary and end of day one
Networking drinks reception
Welcome refreshments
Chair’s opening remarks
Sustainable solutions for the future
Keynote: Making the benefits of sport sustainable for the many
Contribution of renewable process oils for low carbon footprint applications thermoplastic elastomers
Carbon footprint of styrene-based thermoplastic elastomers (TPS): Nowadays a good basis for decision-making?
Networking Break
TPE in automotive applications – challenges and expectations
Keynote: An overview of TPE - Tomorrow’s Expectations for Hybrid and Electrical vehicles
Working towards a sustainable mobility: a focus on TPEs for structural vibration damping applications
Lunch
Medical grade TPE: Materials and manufacturing
Direct injection molding solutions for TPE medical disposable manufacturing
Understanding material requirements for kink resistant medical tubings
Chair’s closing remarks and end of event

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