123rd Society of Leather Technologists & Chemists Conference 2020

The 123rd SLTC Conference will be held on
Saturday 19th September 2020

Conference Address:

The University of Northampton
Waterside Campus, University Drive, Nothampton, NN1 5PH
Senate Building, Morley Lecture Theatre

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09.00 - 09.45 Registration

09.45 -10.00 Official Opening and Welcome

10.00 -11.00 Atkin Memorial Lecture
Reg Hankey, Pittards

11.00 -11.20 Coffee Break

11.20 -11.50 The Sustainability of Leather - Numbers Not Just Words
Matt Walker, Trumpler GmbH & Co. KG

11.50 -12.20 Indigenous Arctic Fish Skin: A study of different traditional skin processing technology
Elisa Palomino, Central St Martins, University of the Arts, London

12.20 -12.45 Organic Combination Tannage: An Eco-Benign Tanning
Dr Ali Musa, University of Bahri, Khartoum, Sudan

12.45 -13.45 Lunch

13.45 -14.45 Sustainability of Leather - Panel Discussion
Chairperson: Dr Christine Powley-Williams
Panel Members: Kerry Senior, Leather UK | Deborah Taylor, Leather Working Group | Wolfram Scholz, W2O Environment (+ 1 panel member to be confirmed)

14.45 -16.00 Coffee break & Tour of ICLT Also:
SLTC Online Archive and Resource Centre: A First Look
Phil Halson, Halson Education & Training Services Ltd

16.00 – 16.30 Detection of Cr(VI) in Leather: A review of Established Techniques and
Development of New Methods
Dr Stefan Davies ICLT, the University of Northampton

Presentation of Certificates
Axel Landmann Certificate awarded to: Mrs Pat Potter FSLTC

Close of Conference

16.45 -17.15 124th SLTC Annual General Meeting

19.30 – 12.30 Cocktail Reception and SLTC Annual Dinner Dance
Park Inn, Silver Street, Northampton, NN1 2TA

Entertainment to include the Magician, Nicolas Clement www.miragemagic.com


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