SLTC 120th International Conference and Dinner Dance

Date: Saturday 22nd April 2017

Address: University of Northampton, Park Campus, Boughton Green Road, Northampton NN2 7AL

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09.00 - 09.45: Registration

09.45 - 10.00: Official Opening and Welcome

10.00 - 11.00: Atkin Memorial Lecture: Snapshots for the Future”
Visiting Professor Richard Daniels, ICLT, University of Northampton

11.00 - 11.30: Coffee Break

11.30 - 12.00: Managing Microorganisms in a Landscape of Increasing Regulation and Restriction
Dr Elton Hurlow, Buckman Europe

12.00 - 12.30: DNA Labelling - The Smart Way to Trace Materials Through the Supply Chain
La'Deva McKenzie & Georgina Mawer, BLC Leather Technology Centre

12.30 - 13.30: Lunch

13.30 - 14:00: Value Addition on Fish Skin as a By-product from the Fish Processing Industries for Economic Income and Business Opportunity in Kenya
Dr Arthur Onyuka, Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute

14.00 - 14:30: Collagen Research - the Past and Present and the Future
Dr Michael Meyer, FILK - Forshungsinstitut Leder und Kunstsoffbahnen

14.30 - 15.00: Coffee Break

15.00 - 15.00: Pickle Free Chrome Tanning
Julian Osgood, ATC Tannery Chemicals

15:30 - 16:00: JIALTC 1917 to JSLTC 2017: A View of our Journal one hundred years ago
Emeritus Professor Tony Covington, ICLT, University of Northampton

16.00 - 16.30: Fireside Chat on the Future of Leather Materials
David Williamson, Modern Meadow & Visiting Professor Mike Redwood, Leathernaturally

16.30 - 16.45: Presentation of Certificates

Certificates Awarded to:

Axel Landmann Certificate: Visiting Professor Richard Daniels FSLTC

Retiring Treasurer: Ken Nokes FSLTC

Associate Certificates: Sean Duffin
                                  Limin Wang

Fellow Certificates: Peter JH Atkinson
                             Arthur Steven Onyuka
                             António José Santos
                             Professor Ono Suparno

16.45 - 17.15: 120th SLTC Annual General Meeting

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


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