NVVT / ATIPIC Symposium: 'Sustainable Coatings'

Sustainable coatings, that is the central theme of the annual symposium of ATIPIC and NVVT. With the European Green Deal, sustainability has gained even more attention than it already had. The expert speakers will inform you about the many options for sustainable coatings.

The associations ATIPIC and NVVT cordially invite you to this annual symposium 2021.
Download the program with more details about the presentations

Datum en tijdstip:
2021-04-21T09:30:00 2021-04-21T16:05:00
MS Teams



09:30 - 09:40 uur Opening
Jacques Warnon, President ATIPIC
09:40 - 10:15 uur Lignin, a hidden resource towards the development of more sustainable materials
Ludo Diels - Antwerp University, SPIRE, Biorizon,VITO (BE/NL)
10:15 - 10:50 uur Promising novel chemistry platforms for crosslinking resins
Filip Du Prez, Ghent University (BE)
10:50 - 11:00 uur Break
11:00 - 11:35 uur Bio-based alkyd based polymers with outstanding performance in coatings
Nicolas Florent – Ecoat (FR)
11:35 - 12:10 uur Bio-based rosin resin dispersions
a novel solution towards a low carbon footprint packaging industry.
Dario Zilli – Lawter (BE)
12:10 - 13:30 uur Break
13:30 - 13:35 uur Introduction to the second session
Jaap Akkerman, NVVT
13:35 - 14:10 uur In-can preservation without biocides?
Helmut Moebus – Daw Caparol (DE)
14:10 - 14:45 uur Toughening thermosets using reversible chemical bonds
Audrey Cuvellier, Guy Van Assche, Hubert Rahier – VUB (BE)
14:45 - 14:55 uur Break
14:55 - 15:30 uur Our indoor air quality and the role of low-emission building materials
Jeroen Van Deun – VITO (BE)
15:30 - 16:05 uur Biobased and then ? (in Dutch - to be confirmed)
Geert Duijghuisen – Baril Coatings (NL)
16:05 - 16:10 uur Closure