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PTS Corrugated Board Symposium 2020

Online Conference

Wednesday, 25th November 2020

09:15Technical Introduction - Cvent
09:45Welcome & Opening
Dr.-Ing. Tiemo Arndt & Benjamin Hiller - Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS)
Trends and Developments

Current developments in corrugated board industry
Julian Pachniewski - Verband der Wellpappen-Industrie e.V. (VDW)


Blockchain in packaging industry - Interview
Michael Geike - Advanced Blockchain AG

11:00Speakers Talk & Coffee Break
Production Processes

Prediction of ECT and BCT dependent on fibre sources virgin or recovered
Dr.-Ing. Heinz-Joachim Schaffrath - TU Darmstadt - Fachgebiet Papierfabrikation und Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik (PMV)

11:45Moisture control vs Temperature control
Emilio Carpio - Kohler Coating Inc.
12:15Speakers Talk
12:30Lunch Break

How can self-adhesive tapes bring the corrugated board industry forward?
Daniela Neddermeier - tesa SE
Andreas Jansen
- tesa SE

13:30Significant increase in the efficiency of the processes for corrugated paper production
Andrea Friedrich - ISRA PARSYTEC GmbH
14:00Speakers Talk
14:15Coffee & Networking Break
14:30Improvements in linerboard performance and productivity using mineral additives
Peter Biza - Imerys Mineral Ltd.
Design for Recycling
15:00Concpets for the application of circular economy criteria for printing systems
Michael Has - Institut National Polytechnique Grenoble (INPG)
15:30Speakers Talk & Questions/Feedback
16:00End of first day

Thursday, 26th November 2020

09:45Summary and Introduction
Dr.-Ing. Tiemo Arndt & Benjamin Hiller - Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS)

Design for Recycling


Harmonization of recyclability testing
Lydia Tempel - Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS)


Recyclability of adhesive applications on corrugated board packaging
Dr. Dennis Bankmann - Henkel Adhesive Technologies

11:00Speakers Talk
11:15Coffee & Networking Break
11:30Cooling Issue
Salin Hunt - THIMM Verpackung GmbH + Co. KG
12:00FOSTA: Corrugated board as ecological core material for sandwich elements
Aaron von der Heyden - Donges SteelTec GmbH
12:30Speakers Talk
12:45Lunch Break
13:15Digital printing on corrugated board: Technical developments
Oliver Baar - Koenig & Bauer Durst GmbH
13:45Digital printing on corrugated board and its market coverage
Jochen Drösel - Schumacher Packaging GmbH
14:15Speakers Talk
14:30Coffee Break
14:45Wood-based materials in mechanical engineering
Benjamin Hiller - Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS)
15:15Closing Words
Dr.-Ing. Tiemo Arndt & Benjamin Hiller - Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS)
15:30End of second day
15:30Networking Session