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27th International Munich Paper Symposium

Progress in Board and Paper Technology

7 – 9 March 2018

Wednesday, 7 March 2018
Morning Session
Welcome to the IMPS and exhibition
S. Kleemann · Institute for Paper Technology · Munich / Germany
Mineral oil barrier technologies in different packaging solutions
F. Cadonau · Smurfit Kappa Hoya Papier und Karton GmbH · Hoya / Germany
New solutions for paper barriers
J. Padberg · Papierfabrik August Koehler SE · Oberkirch / Germany
T. Gliese · Omya International AG · Oftringen / Switzerland
W. Bauer · Technische Universität Graz · Graz / Austria
Discussion and Coffee Break
Transformation from graphic papers to light-weight containerboard
J. Reibert and O. Hunstein · Laakirchen Papier AG · Laakirchen / Austria
M. Stern and M. Wiltsche · Andritz AG · Graz / Austria
Production experience with fully automated VForm hydrofoils
A. Diedrich · Schönefelder Papierfabrik GmbH · Annaberg-Buchholz / Germany
T. Jaschinski · Voith Paper GmbH&Co.KG · Heidenheim / Germany
Lunch at the Sheraton Munich Arabellapark Conference Center
Afternoon Session
Industrial Internet - Dialogue with data
S. Wenzel · Valmet Automation GmbH · Leverkusen / Germany
Mill experience with online CMT and SCT sensors
J. Kaeser · Voith Digital Solutions GmbH · Ravensburg / Germany
Discussion and Coffee Break
Polarized forming fabrics revolutionize water drainage in papermaking
Y. Vassart · Parenco B.V. · Renkum / The Netherlands
P. Schuivens · Valmet Technologies, Inc. · Juankoski / Finland
Interesting results on online press-felt analysis
J.G. Fuchs · Papierfabrik Koehler Kehl GmbH · Kehl / Germany
Speed Upgrades for paper machines with help of CFRP rolls
H. Gruber · Voith Composites GmbH&Co.KG · Garching / Germany
C. Tenbruck · Voith Paper GmbH&Co.KG · Heidenheim / Germany
Gala-Dinner at the Sheraton Munich Arabellapark Conference Center
Thursday, 8 March 2018
Morning Session
Significance of common sizing test methods
M. Daivapu and T. Nemasasi · Munich University of Applied Sciences · Munich / Germany
A. Lind · Hochschule München · Munich / Germany
R. Beltz · Global Paper Consulting · Leipzig / Germany
Field experiences and latest progress in enzymatic deinking
J. Polster · Enzymatic Deinking Technologies LLC (EDT) · Norcross / USA
Overall wet-end optimisation at DS Smith Aschaffenburg
K.-O. Wichmann · DS Smith Paper Deutschland GmbH · Aschaffenburg / Germany
P. Schyns · Nalco Belgium BVBA · Groot-Bijgaarden / Belgium
Discussion and Coffee Break
Installation of an automatic closed loop colour control system for the production of pre-impregnated paper
N.-C. Arneberg · Kämmerer Spezialpapiere GmbH · Osnabrück / Germany
M. Binder · X-Rite GmbH · Planegg / Germany
Progress in optical process control
A.Predovic · Goričane, tovarna papirja Medvode d.d. · Medvode / Slovenia
P.M. Heinze · Dr.Schenk GmbH · Planegg / Germany
Lunch at the Sheraton Munich Arabellapark Conference Center
Afternoon Session
First results with a new tool for energy and fiber savings in tissue production
C. Quintero · Papelera Samseng S.A. · Pilar, Buenos Aires / Argentina
A. Kostka · ICONè S.r.l. · Pescantina / Italy
Optimized impurity- and sticky removal in fine screening
U. Heiligtag · DS Smith Packaging · Witzenhausen / Germany
R. Cornelius and P. Orban · ANDRITZ Fiedler GmbH · Regensburg / Germany
Improved runnability through doctor system optimization
E. Zeyringer · Sappi Austria Produktions GmbH&Co.KG · Gratkorrn / Austria
X. Etxeberria · Lantier S.L. · Tolosa / Spain
Discussion and Coffee Break
CenterDrive Hybrid - Next generation reeling
C. Draxler · Andritz AG · Graz / Austria
Development steps of shoe and blade gap forming in containerboard making
K.Lamminmäki · Valmet Oy · Jyväskylä / Finland
Invitation to the Cultural Event ( Circus Krone )
Friday, 9 March 2018
UPM - Mill Ettringen (Newsprint- and SC-Paper) in Ettringen
Neenah Gessner (Specialty Paper) in Feldkirchen-Westerham
Voith Composites (Development and Production Center for Composites) in Garching near Munich
Paper Machine and Coating Units of Munich University of Applied Sciences in Munich

(Programme subject to change)