PROGRAMME AT A GLANCE

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Monday 20 April

 

PVC 2020 Golf Tournament
(limited to 40 participants)
08:30-16:00 


Registration
14:00-18:00 


Buses depart from EICC for Welcome Reception
18:00
Welcome Reception at The Caves
18:30-22:30
Niddry Street South, Edinburgh

 
 
 

Tuesday 21 April

 

Registration
08:00


Welcome
09:30-09:45 

Keynote: Innovating with the Public
09:45-10:15
Mark Miodownik MBE, University College London

Panel Discussion: Innovation
 10:15-11:15

Keynote: Switching to a circular economy – good for the planet and the plastics industry
11:45-12:15
Iain Gulland, Zero Waste Scotland

Panel Discussion: The Circular Economy
12:15-13:15 

 

Strategy, Direction and Global Markets
14:30-17:30

PVC 2020 - Interplas Converters' Session
14:30-17:30


Breaks at 11:15-11:45; 13:15-14:30; 15:45-16:15


Poster Presentations
17:30-18:30


Exhibition Networking Reception
17:30-18:30

 
 

Wednesday 22 April

     

The Circular Economy, Sustainability, Recovery and Recycling
09:00-17:25

Plastisols and Flexible PVC
09:00-17:25

Lean Manufacturing 
09:00-10:10

Machinery and Processing Technology
10:15-17:25


Breaks at 10:40-11:10; 12:35-14:00; 15:30-16:00

Conference Dinner
19:30-23:00
The National Museum of Scotland
 
 

Thursday 23 April

     

Additives
09:00-15:50

Regulatory and Environmental Matters
09:00-10:40

Polymerisation, Resin Development and Production
11:10-15:23

Markets, Products and Applications
09:00-15:23


Breaks at 10:40-11:10; 12:35-14:00; 15:30-16:00

         
Conference Closes at 16:00