SLTC 121st International Conference and Dinner Dance

 




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Date: Saturday April 21st 2018

Conference address:
University of Northampton, Park Campus, Boughton Green Road, Northampton NN2 7AL
Dinner dance address:
Park Inn hotel, Silver St, Northampton NN1 2TA


09.00 -09.45 Registration

09.45 -10.00 Official Opening and Welcome

10.00 -11.00 Wolstenholme Memorial Lecture: Curating the National Leather Collection
Philip Warner, National Leather Collection

11.00 -11.20 Coffee Break

11.20 -11.50 How Basicity in Basic Chrome Sulfate Affects Wet Blue Tanning Processing
Jose Gallegos, Elementis

11.50 -12.20 From Product Passport to Bio-Based - Our Steps Towards a Sustainable Future Yujie Ma, Smit & Zoon

12.20 -12.45 Reproducing Tutankhamun’s Leather Body Armour
Lucy Skinner, The British Museum

12.45 -13.30 Lunch

13.30 -14.00 Elimination of Effluent from Liming and Chromium Tanning Processes:
Technology Overview from Studies in Three Major Wet Blue Tanneries
Visiting Professor Richard Daniels, Greentech+ Associates

14.00 -14.30 The Role of the United Nations Industy Development Organisation and its
Support of Leather Education
Ivan Kral, UNIDO

14.30 -14.50 Coffee Break

14.50 -15.20 IULTCS Environment Commission - Establishing Minimum Environmental
Guidelines for Tanneries Worldwide
Thierry Poncet, CTC

15.20 -15.50 The ‘Tannery of the Future’ Assessment Tool
Egbert Dikkers, Tannery of the Future Foundation

15.50 -16.20 Fireside Chat with Visiting Professor Mike Redwood

Presentation of Certificates:
Axel Landmann Certificate awarded posthumously to:
Past President Amanda Michel FSLTC

Close of Conference
16.45 -17.15 121st SLTC Annual General Meeting

Evening
19.30 -01.00
Cocktail Reception and SLTC Annual Dinner Dance
Park Inn, Silver Street, Northampton, NN1 2TA

 

 

 

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