Speaker Roster





   Judit Puskas, Keynote Speaker

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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Rigoberto Advincula University of Tennessee and ORNL United States
Your profile image Tarek Agag Parker Hannifin Corporation United States Senior Staff Scientist
Your profile image Rafal Anyszka University of Twente Netherlands Dr.
Your profile image Mark Arigo Synthomer United States Associate Scientist
Your profile image Tamsin Astor Tamsin Astor United States
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Fabio Bacchelli Versalis Italy Dr
Your profile image Sayan Basak University of Akron United States
Your profile image Gregory Beaucage University of Cincinnati United States Professor
Your profile image Anil Bhowmick The University of Houston United States
Your profile image Anke Blume University of Twente Netherlands university professor
Your profile image Charles Brady Rubber Division, ACS United States Technical Program Manager
Your profile image Emily Buckner University of Tennessee United States Undergraduate Research Assistant
Your profile image Tabitha Burch University of Tennessee United States
Your profile image Elizabeth Bury The University of Alabama United States
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Roger A. Cassell DUPONT Advanced Solutions United States Principal Investigator
Your profile image David Cawthra Rubber Heart Ltd United Kingdom Marketing
Your profile image Noel Chang Dow United States Technical Service & Development Scientist
Your profile image Xi Chen The Dow Chemical Company United States Senior Research Specialist
Your profile image Yusheng Chen Flexsys United States senior application scientist
Your profile image Hyun-Joong Chung University of Alberta Canada Dr.
photo Jim Connors Continental Contitech United States Head of Material Development Realization
Your profile image Vince Cremona Polymer Solutions Group United States Innovation Program Manager
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Tapan Das Gupta Indian Institute of Rubber Industry India Consultant
Your profile image Mousumi De Sarkar DENKA Corporation United States
Your profile image Gennaro Della Vecchia Flexsys Belgium Global Market Manager
Your profile image John Dick Alpha Technologies United States Alpha Technologies Fellow
Your profile image David Dierig Bridgestone United States Manager Agro Operations
Your profile image Wilma Dierkes University of Twente Netherlands Associate Professor
Your profile image Anna Douglas SkyNano United States Co-Founder & CEO
Your profile image Michael Drach Gerlach Maschinenbau GmbH Germany Head of Development
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Paul Fithian BruggemannChemical U. S. Inc. United States Regional Sales Manager
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Ulrich Giese German Institute of Rubber Technology (DIK) Germany Managing Director
Your profile image Cedric Glasper Mechanical Rubber United States President & CEO
Your profile image Cullen Golias Institute for Advanced Materials and Manufacturing United States
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Ned Hardman Monolith Corporation United States Vice President of Product Development
Your profile image Nicki Hershberger Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. United States Manager of Compound Development/Senior Technical Advisor
Your profile image Emma Howard University of Tennessee United States Undergraduate research assistant
Your profile image Yushan Hu Dow, Inc. United States Principal Research Scientist
Your profile image Bill Hyde Chemical Market Analytics United States Vice President Olefins and Elastomers
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Avraam Isayev University of Akron United States
Your profile image Masayuki Ito Waseda University Japan Guest Reseacher
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Sunny Jacob ExxonMobil Chemical United States Elastomer Application Tech.
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Your profile image Vitaly Khusidman G3C Technologies United States CEO
Your profile image Do Hyeong Kim Chungnam National University Korea, Republic of Master's Student
Your profile image Wonho Kim Kyungmin Choi Korea, Republic of
Your profile image Kylie Knipp Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. United States Technical Advisor
Your profile image August Krupp Molecular Rebar Design, LLC United States Director of Rubber Development
Your profile image Kevin Kulbaba ARLANXEO United States
Your profile image Suman Kumar Ghosh INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY KHARAGPUR India
Your profile image Mike Kumbalek Bolder Industries United States Technical Director
Your profile image William Kyei-Manu Queen Mary University of London United Kingdom
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Nicola Latorraca Versalis S.p.A. United States
Your profile image Jian Lin University of Missouri United States Associate Professor
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Madhuchhanda Maiti John Deere India Pvt. Ltd. United States Senior Technical Specialist
Your profile image Carmela Mangone University of Twente Netherlands EngD
Your profile image Will Mars Endurica LLC United States President
photo Bob McNabb Zeppelin Systems USA, Inc. United States National Sales Manager
Your profile image Antara Mondal APOLLO TYRES LIMITED India
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Kinsuk Naskar IIT Kharagpur India PhD
Your profile image Victor Nasreddine ARLANXEO USA LLC United States North American Technical Manager
Your profile image Joel Neilsen Lanxess Corp United States
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Charles Olsen Savanture United States Executive Director
Your profile image Ceren Ozbay Brisa Bridgestone Sabanci Turkey Material Development Engineer
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Ruhi Patel University of Cambridge United Kingdom
Your profile image Charles Patten University of Tennessee Knoxville United States
Your profile image Paul Pavka Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. United States Technical Advisor
Your profile image Richard Pazur Department of National Defence Canada Lead Scientist
Your profile image Mookkan Periyasamy Greene Tweed & Company United States Sr. Scientist and Team Leader
Your profile image Bede Pittenger Bruker United States Senior Development Applications Scientist
Your profile image Greg Poterala Solvay United States Transportation Marketing Manager
Your profile image Sarocha Pradyawong The University of Arizona United States
Your profile image Judit E. Puskas The Ohio State University CFAES United States Distinguished Professor of CFAES in Polymer Science
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Gail Reader Rubber Heart Ltd United Kingdom Director
Your profile image Clement Robin Hutchinson SA-CDR France R&I material project manager
Your profile image Brendan Rodgers Akron Polymer Solutions United States Sr. Engineer
Your profile image Tom Rosenmayer Silpara Technologies LLC United States Founder & CTO
Your profile image Frederike Rothausen Tenneco Germany Materials Engineer - Rubber & Coatings
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Abbas Saifee Valsadwala The University of Akron United States Graduate Student
Your profile image Klaus Schulmeister Synthos S.A. Poland TS&D Engineer
Your profile image Priyanka Sekar University of Twente Netherlands EngD
Your profile image Erick Sharp Ace Products & Consulting United States CEO
Your profile image Wonjae Shin Jeonbuk National University Korea, Republic of student
Your profile image Goang-Ding Shyu Baker Hughes United States Technical Advisor
Your profile image Brooke Silagy Colorado State University United States Graduate Student
Your profile image Raymond Soufiani Continental Carbon Company United States Laboratory Manager
Your profile image Richard Spontak North Carolina State University United States Distinguished Professor
Your profile image William Stahl Rainbow Master Mixing LLC United States Chemist/Market Development
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Steve Teertstra ARLANXEO United States NORAM Technical Service & Development Manager
photo Edward Terrill Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. United States Applied Research Fellow
Your profile image Sandhiya Thiagarajan The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa United States
Your profile image Sven Thiele Synthos Schkopau GmbH Germany R&D Group Leader SSBR
Your profile image Abegayl Thomas-McMillan Tokai Carbon CB United States Product Development Scientist
Your profile image Paul Tuckner Grace Technology and Development United States President
Your profile image Lewis Tunnicliffe Scientist
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Yoshikazu Ueno Kuraray Co. LTD Japan
Your profile image Leslie Ungar Electric Impulse Communications, Inc. United States CEO
Your profile image Julia Uth Uth GmbH Germany Head of Design and R&D
Your profile image Saul Utrera-Barrios Institute of Polymer Science and Technology (ICTP), CSIC Spain Student
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Ali Vahidifar AirBoss Rubber Solutions Canada R&D Chemist
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Your profile image Walter H. Waddell Oriental Silicas Corporation Taiwan Senior Technology Consultant
Your profile image Stephan Wagner Hof University of Applied Sciences United States
Your profile image Joe Walker Elastomer Technologies United States Global Technology Director, Materials & Laboratory Services
Your profile image Wesley Wampler Tokai Carbon CB United States Vice President, R&D
Your profile image Tony Wibbeler Bolder Industries United States CEO & Founder
Your profile image Lucas Wilke Monolith United States
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Name Company Name Country Title
Your profile image Jianan Yi Dresden University of Technology Germany
Your profile image Jay Yun Schlumberger United States Project Manager, Materials CPE: Non-Metallic

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