Programme

32nd International Munich Paper Symposium

Progress in Board and Paper Technology

19 – 21 March 2024

Tuesday, 19 March 2024
Morning Session
09:00
Welcome to the IMPS and the exhibition
Stephan Kleemann · IVP - Institute of Paper Technology · Munich / Germany
09:30
Planning and commissioning of Model Papier Eilenburg
Dirk Schwarze · Model Papier Eilenburg GmbH · Eilenburg / Germany
Juergen Lemke · Model AG · Weinfelden / Switzerland
10:00
Conversion of a newsprint machine to packaging grades
Enzo Zadra · Norske Skog Bruck GmbH · Bruck / Austria
Klaus Eibl · Norske Skog Bruck GmbH · Bruck / Austria
Erich Kollmar · Bellmer GmbH · Niefern / Germany
Discussion and Coffee Break
11:15
Optimization of the internal water cleaning system and commissioning of a filtration plant
Verena Speckle · Landqart AG · Landquart / Switzerland
Andreas Paech · Landqart AG · Landquart / Switzerland
Kevin Klassen · Cellwood GmbH · Dueren / Germany
11:45
Ultrafiltration for the post-treatment of biowater from process water treatment plant
Thomas Boehme and Rudolf Graefenstein · Progroup Paper PM3 GmbH · Sandersdorf-Brehna / Germany
 
Lunch at The Westin Grand Munich conference hotel
Afternoon Session
14:00
New cleaning concept and digital contamination determination for suction rolls
Tjerk Boersma · Sappi Maastricht B.V. · Maastricht / The Netherlands
Marc Erkelenz · J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG · Heidenheim / Germany
14:30
Experience and success with the installation of a vacuum blower
Jan Sedlacek and Jens Haessner · Munksjö Paper GmbH · Aalen / Germany
Discussion and Coffee Break
15:45
Optimization of stability in the production process
Matteo Notini · Sofidel S.p.A. · Porcari / Italy
Stephan Wenzel · Valmet GmbH · Tampere / Finland
16:15
AI-Powered computer vision reshaping processes at Mondi
Angelika Hofer-Orgonyi and Guenter Roehrich · Mondi AG · Wien / Austria
Florian Latzelsperger · Mondi Frantschach GmbH · St. Gertraud / Austria
16:45
Successes at SAICA with predictive and AI based monitoring
Lucas Ortego · SAICA S.A., El Burgo de Ebro · Zaragoza / Spain
Lena Hofmann · J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG · Heidenheim / Germany
20:00
Gala-Dinner at the Westin Grand Munich conference hotel
Wednesday, 20 March 2024
Morning Session
09:00
Production of bactericidal paper with improved surface properties
George Barnovi · Paper+ LLC · Tbilisi / Georgia
George Khutsishvili · Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University · Tbilisi / Georgia
Vladimer Tsitsishvili · Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University · Tbilisi / Georgia
09:30
Real-time microbial monitoring in a paper mill
Christian Lübke · Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper GmbH · Hagen / Germany
Marisa Silva and Samuel Wüthrich · onCyt Micobiology AG · Zürich / Switzerland
10:00
Probiotic water treament
Moritz Fessenmayr and Thomas Achtermann · Maxauer Papierfabrik GmbH · Karlsruhe / Germany
Dominik Stumm and Jörg Alles · Woellner GmbH · Ludwigshafen / Germany
Discussion and Coffee Break
11:15
Significant dry content increase in the press section
Bas Noldus · Smurfit Kappa Roermond Papier B.V. · Roermond / The Netherlands
Caio Penteado · J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG · Heidenheim / Germany
11:45
Innovation to reduce energy consumption and CO2 emissions during paper drying
Timo Pisbach · Moritz J. Weig GmbH & Co. KG · Mayen / Germany
Roman Klug · AutomationX GmbH · Graz / Austria
 
Lunch at the Westin Grand Munich conference hotel
Afternoon Session
14:00
First results with a new refiner type at Klabin
Ênio Reis · Klabin S.A. · Harmonia / Brazil
Philipp Schimmelpfennig · J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG · Ravensburg / Germany
14:30
Development of a soft sensor via an AI model
Hanna Schwandt · LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH · Schwedt / Germany
Paulina Hahn · Munich University of Applied Sciences · München / Germany
Jürgen Belle · Munich University of Applied Sciences · München / Germany
Felix Hake · Consultingtalents AG · Walldorf / Germany
15:00
Cost reduction with new reject pelletizer
Arne Krolle · PROPAKMA GmbH · Bietigheim / Germany
Wolf Heilmann · Wolf Heilmann Produkte für die Papiererzeugung · Augsburg / Germany
Discussion and Coffee Break
16:10
Reduced CO2 footprint without loss of quality
Thomas Staehrfeldt · Omya International AG · Oftringen / Switzerland
16:35
Fuels from flue gas - biogenic advantage for pulp and paper mills
Engelbert Schrapp · Siemens Energy AB · Stockholm / Sweden
17:00
Summary
Stephan Kleemann · IVP - Institute of Paper Technology · Munich / Germany
19:30
Invitation to famous Circus Krone
Monday, 18 March 2024 and / or Thursday, 21 March 2024
Excursions
Laboratories, Paper Machine and Coating Units of Munich University of Applied Sciences in Munich / Germany (Monday, 18 March 2024; 15:00–17:00)
UPM Paper Mill (Graphic Paper) in Schongau (Thursday, 21 March 2024; 8:30–14:30)
MAI Carbon at Technology Center Augsburg in Augsburg (Thursday, 21 March 2024; 9:00–14:30)

(Programme subject to change)