2019 Speaker List



Ali Abbasian

Professor
SRBIAU

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Mary Ann Abney

Global technical marketing manager - process oils
Ergon Inc

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Takumi Adachi

Research and development specialist
JSR Corporation

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Kamyar Alavi

Senior technical advisor
Nynas AB

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Sahbi Aloui

Application engineer
Netzsch Gerätebau GmbH

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Bharath Anantharamaiah

Research engineer
Applus IDIADA

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Håkan Angerbjörn

Global industry sector manager
Bosch Rexroth

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Azadeh Anjomshoa

Tire engineer
Barez Industrial Group

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Rafal Anyszka

Researcher
University of Twente

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Fabio Bacchelli

Technical manager
Versalis

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Christian Bachmann

Senior manager tire technology
fka GmbH

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Thomas Bartmann

Head of sales and distribution
Efficient Energy GmbH

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Alan Bennetts

Director
Bay Systems

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Judith Bertomeu

Research engineer
Applus+ IDIADA

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Joachim Bertrand

Director
Behn Meyer Europe GmbH

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Frederic Biesse

Tire performance analysis expert
Michelin

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Roberto Blanco Trillo

Business development manager
Allnex

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Alexander Bleider

Project engineer tire application
UTH GmbH

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Anke Blume

Full professor
University of Twente

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Georg Bohm

President
Appia LLC

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Volker Boerger

Head of chemistry and technology
Schill+Seilacher 'Struktol' GmbH

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Damien Cabut

PhD student
Ecole Centrale de Lyon

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Giovanni Caputi-Gennaro

Vehicle dynamics - tire development engineer
Automobili Lamborghini SpA

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Andrea Carzana

R&D tires specialist
FCA Italy

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Hanjoung Cho

Chief researcher
Korea Kumho Petrochemical (KKPC)

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Katrina Cornish

Professor
The Ohio State University

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Jacopo Cugliari

PhD student
German Institute of Rubber Technology

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Saikat Das Gupta

Chief scientist - vice president
JK Tyre & Industries Limited

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Mridul Dasgupta

Senior scientist
HASETRI

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Mario De Martino

Product development and open innovation engineer
Prometeon Tire Group Srl

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Theo de Vries

Director sales and marketing Europe and CIS
TBC Corporation

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Gennaro Della Vecchia

Group leader application development and technical service for tire additives in Europe and the Americas
Eastman Chemical Company

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Wilma Dierkes

Associate professor
University of Twente

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Hans Dorfi

Director of digital engineering
Bridgestone Americas

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Lucas Dos Santos

Senior research associate
PPG Silica Products

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Tim Eisenmann

Chief analytics officer
American Tire Distributors

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Dirk Engel

Professor
HAW (University of Applied Sciences) Hamburg

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Lorenzo Erbetta

Technical manager
Rodolfo Comerio Srl

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Kenny Erdner

Lead tests prep engineer
GCAPS

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Ahmet Erdogan

Global key account manager - tire
Cold Jet BVBA

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Eric Euchler

PhD student
Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research

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Maedeh Faghiri

PhD candidate
Institut für Maschinenelement, Konstruktion und Fertigung, Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg

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Flavio Farroni

CEO and co-founder
MegaRide - an official UniNa spin-off company

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Paul Frobisher

Director
Strategic Innovation Ltd

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Marco Furlan

Tire CAE and modeling engineer
Jaguar Land Rover

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Rajesh Gaddipati

Solution architect
Fujitsu Consulting India Pvt Ltd

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Paolo Gamarino

European industry manager
SMC Corporation

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Yang Gao

Senior application manager
Sennics Co Ltd

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Paulo Garbelotto

Director of sales and marketing
Oryzasil Silicas

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Ulrich Giese

Managing director
Deutsches Institut für Kautschuktechnologie eV

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Mateo Gladstone

Director, R&D
Calspan Corporation

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Matthew Greenfield

Business development manager - elastomer composites
Cabot Corporation

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Mathieu Grob

Presales manager
VI-grade

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Fabian Grunert

Assistant professor
University of Twente

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Bruno Guimard

Original equipment pre-development program manager
Michelin

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Utkarsh Gupta

Graduate research assistant
Center for Tire Research, Virginia Tech

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André Hack

Global head of industry cluster automotive
Sick AG

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Wenrui Han

Research associate
TU Dresden

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David Hardy

Technical service and development manager
Arlanxeo Deutschland GmbH

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Mark Harris

Manager tire research
fka

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Geoff Haswell

CTO
Fyster AS

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Kai Hauvala

Founder and CEO
Black Donuts Engineering Inc

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Daisuke Hayata

Assistant manager
Asahi Kasei Corporation

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Daniel Heidenreich

Technical service and development leader - Europe/Americas/India
Trinseo Deutschland GmbH

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Rudi Hein

Independent tire expert (retired)
VDI

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Gert Heinrich

University professor/consultant
Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden eV

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Guy Heywood

Director of marketing and sales Europe
Hankook

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Michael Hindemith

Research engineer
Leibniz University Hannover, Institute for Dynamics and Vibration Research (IDS)

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Christian Höfels

Process developer
Netzsch Trockenmahltechnik GmbH

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Hartmut Hoops

Head of process for TBM
HF TireTech Group

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Mohammadreza Hosseinkhani

Tire engineer
Barez Industrial Group

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Fred Ignatz-Hoover

Technology fellow
Eastman Chemical Company

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Paul Ita

President
Notch Consulting

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Sunny Jacob

Elastomer technology advisor
ExxonMobil Chemical

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Johannes Jennissen

GM
Rade GmbH

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Wisut Kaewsakul

Assistant professor
University of Twente

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Natsuyo Kamimoto

Researcher
Sumitomo Chemical Co Ltd

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Malal Kane

Senior researcher
Ifsttar

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Ganeshraja Karuppusamy

Manager
Larsen & Toubro Limited, Rubber Processing Machinery

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Kazuki Kido

Vehicle dynamics analysis specialist
A&D Company Ltd

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Myung-Ho Kim

President
MKE Co

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Daisuke Koda

Polymer development team leader
Kuraray Co Ltd

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Caroline Krauter

Senior applications scientist
Schrödinger GmbH

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Jorge Lacayo-Pineda

Expert for materials evaluation
Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH

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Bruce Lambillotte

Vice president of technical consulting
Smithers

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Pascal Lamonerie

Director business development automotive and tire EMEA
Emerson

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Tony Leikas

CEO
Pesmel Oy

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Massimo Lenti

Technical director
Marangoni Machinery

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Elisabetta Leo

CTO
Soluzioni Ingegneria

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Hai Li

Application technology manager
JiangSu CheeShine Performance Materials Co Ltd

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Dr Reza Limoochi

Technology tire and compound expert
Iran Tire Co

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Jun Liu

Manager product development and application services
Rütgers Germany GmbH

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Zhen Liu

Head of elastomers
CarbonX BV

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Bernd Löwenhaupt

Managing director
Sumitomo Rubber Europe GmbH

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Alex Lucassen

Technical marketing manager
Sibur International

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Antonio Maiorano

PhD student
University of Naples Federico II

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Nicolò Mancinelli

Tire and vehicle dynamics
Ducati Corse

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Shivam Mangal

Manager - advance engineering
ATC Tires Pvt Ltd

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Partheban Manoharan

Research and development
Alliance Tire - a group company of Yokohama

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Henrik Margharian

Laboratory manager
Rierco

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William Mars

President
Endurica LLC

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Mauro Martino

€wheels and tires - designer responsible
FCA Italy

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Sonia Megert

Chief operating officer
Tyre Recycling Solutions

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Patrick Michalke

Key account manager
4JET Technologies GmbH

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Eduardo Minardi

Founder
Minardi Global

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Andreas Morbitzer

Key account manager - tire industry
Pepperl+Fuchs Vertrieb Deutschland GmbH

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Stefan Müller

Co-CEO
Müller Technologie AG

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Rajesh Nagose

Senior manager/solution consultant
Dassault Systèmes

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Sujith Nair

Senior market developer
ExxonMobil Chemical

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Shinya Nakano

Assistant manager
Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd

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Jake Norman

Head of innovation
April Robotics

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Alexander O'Neill

Research engineer
University of Surrey/Jaguar Land Rover

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Fredrik Olofsson

Sales manager
Scandinavian Enviro Systems AB

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Patrick Pallot

Tire design fellow
Michelin

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Julie Panko

Principal scientist
ToxStrategies

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Jacob Peled

Executive chairman
Pelmar Engineering Ltd

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Mathias Pötter

VP sales automotive
Identec Solutions AG

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Gerald Potts

Principal
GRP Dynamics LLC

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Anne-Cécile Remont

Director, Tire Industry Project
WBCSD

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Tony Robinson

Chairman & CEO, UKi Media & Events
founder of Tire Technology Expo

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Cyrille Jean-Paul Roget

Scientific and innovation communication director
Michelin

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Kevin Rolfe

Vice president sales and service - curing presses
HF TireTech Group

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Alberto Ronzani

Market development manager
Eastman Chemical Company

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Philipp Rott

R&D project manager
Roland Electronic GmbH

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Mario Sacchi

R&D chief technology officer
Comerio Ercole SpA

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Murali Nayak Safavat

Assistant general manager
L&T Rubber Processing Machinery

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Arup Saha Deuri

Head of R&D
BKT

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Tomoyuki Sakai

Manager
The Yokohama Rubber Co Ltd

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Aleksandr Sakhnevych

CTO / vehicle dynamics researcher
MegaRide / UniNa

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Marzieh Salehi

PhD candidate
University of Twente

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Andrea Sammartino

Modeling and validation engineer
MegaRide Srl

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Martin Samouiller

Software engineer
CyXplus

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Barun Samui

Scientist
Harishankar Singhania Elastomer and Tyre Research Institute (HASETRI)

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Ulf Sandberg

Senior research scientist
Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI)

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Martin Sandén

Territory manager
LMI Technologies

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Michele Scacchi

Field applications engineer
Alpha Technologies UK

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Benjamin Schäfer

Scientific researcher
Institute for Automotive Engineering (ika)

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Dominique Scheider

Automotive and tire industry manager
Rockwell Automation

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Andreas Schilp

Managing director
AZL-Technology Center GmbH

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Andreas Schröder

Head of AT new technologies
Lanxess Deutschland GmbH

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Olav Schulz

Managing director
SLCR Lasertechnik GmbH

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Marcin Sęk

PDEng student
University of Twente

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Priyanka Sekar

PDEng
University of Twente

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Zivojin Sekulic

Consultant
GAJ

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Gon Seo

Consultant
MiraeSI Company

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Amirhossein Shahdadi

Manager of innovation product department - Barez Innovation Center
Barez Industrial Company

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David Shaw

Chief executive
Tire Industry Research

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Robert Simmons

Managing director
LMC Tyre & Rubber

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Thomas Soika

Sales manager
Benninger Zell GmbH

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Radek Stocek

Head of R&D
PRL Polymer Research Lab

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Thomas Stratton

Compound and tire application leader
Trinseo Deutschland GmbH

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Eshwaran Subramani Bhagavatheswaran

Development engineer
Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH

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Shankar Subramanian

Chief technology officer
PhotoGAUGE

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Saeed Taghvaei Ganjali

CEO
Rierco

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Alexis Treilhes

Tire performance analysis
Michelin

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Chris Twigg

R&D manager
Kargro Recycling BV

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Jos Uijlenbroek

Vice president RFID tire solutions
Fineline Technologies

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Philippe van Bogaert

CEO
Bogimac

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Gie Van der Linden

Senior engineer
Siemens Industry Software

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Karol Vanko

Mesnac vice president and MERTC CEO
Mesnac European Research and Technical Centre

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Guido Veit

Business unit manager plastics, mixing and rubber plants
Zeppelin Systems GmbH

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Willem Versteden

Product manager
Siemens Digital Industries

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Jochem Vervelde

Senior technical associate
Kraton

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Alessandro Villa

General manager
TRM - Tyre Retreading Machinery

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Martin von Wolfersdorff

Advisor
Wolfersdorff Consulting

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Kenji Watanabe

Team leader
ZS Elastomers Co Ltd

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André Wehmeier

Head of rubber technology group
Evonik Resource Efficiency GmbH

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Hauke Westenberg

Manager compounding rubber
Orion Engineered Carbons GmbH

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Burkhard Wies

Vice president R&D PLT replacement worldwide
Continental

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Matthew Wood

Vice president global marketing
Cabot Corporation

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Kilian Wüst

Technical manager
Arlanxeo Deutschland GmbH

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Jackie Yang

Director of corporate strategy and marketing
Jiangsu Xingda Steel Tyre Cord Co Ltd

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Michael York

Research fellow
Momentive Performance Materials

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Torsten Ziser

Senior specialist, application technology - rubber and functional additives
Lanxess AG

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