26 February 2023

Group 1 : 06:30

Group 2 : 10:00

27 February 2023

8:30 - 8:50

Opening Remarks

Program Chair, General Chair and Executive Advisor

8:50 - 10:00

Panel Discussion

"Voice of OEM and Tier 1"

Yukihiro Shiomi

Jan Münchhoff

Dr. James Fash

Anon Apabunyeun

Vasudevan Krishnamachari

10:00 - 10:40

Networking Coffee Break

10:40 - 11:20

From Coulomb to Dynamic Friction Laws in Brakes.

Prof. Dr.-Ing habil. G.P. Ostermeyer

Head of Institute of Dynamics and Vibrations, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany

Invited Lecturers

11:20 - 11:40

Diatomaceous earth.

Davide Sarocchi

Market Manager Friction & Sintering CAME S.r.l

11:40 - 12:00

Imerys Materials for Friction Applications

Mitch Krieg

Global Friction Sales Manager, Imerys

12:00 - 12:20

Alternative Solution To Zirconium Silicate As In Friction Material Formulation.

Mr. Maurizio Restuccia

Technical Sales Manager Itaprochim SRL.

12:20 - 13:40

Networking Lunch Break

13:40 - 14:20

A materials perspective on brake emission.

Prof. Dr. Ho Jang

Professor, Korea University Seoul, South Korea

Invited Lecturers

14:20 - 14:40

The art of engineering fibres to achieve reliable braking performance.

Dr. Adnan Sarfraz

Development Manager Automotive Lapinus

14:40 - 15:00

Changes in tribochemistry, wear and friction behavior induced by the use of hard coatings in brake rotors

Dr. Carlos Lorenzana

Chief Innovation Officer - RIMSA / Innovamat

15:00 - 15:20

Next gen CNSL friction particles.

Frederique Catterman

International Sales Manager Cardolite Specialty Chemicals Europe NV

15:20 - 16:00

Networking Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:40

On Friction Layer and Performance of Friction Brake

Prof. Dr. Peter Filip

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Energy Progresses Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Carbondale, Illinois, USA

Invited Lecturers

16:40 - 17:00

Resilient carbonaceous friction modifiers: a path to brake pad compressibility increase and superior performance

Henrique de Lima Secco

Technical Product Manager Superior Graphite

17:00 - 17:20

Influence of the oxidation mechanisms of iron based sulfides in tribochemistry and wear at high temperature

Dr. Carlos Lorenzana

Chief Innovation Officer - Quartz / Innovamat

18:15 - 18:30

Board the ship

18:30 - 20:30

Dinner Cruise

28 February 2023

8:40 - 9:20

Virtual damping generated by friction vector rotation.

Prof. Dr. Ken Nakano

Professor Yokohama National University, Japan

Invited Lecturers

9:20 - 9:40

Considerations in using grease as a brake squeal countermeasure in the aftermarket

Alan Charlton

Managing Director,
Coatek International Ltd, UK

9:40 - 10:00

The use of Artificial Intelligence in the brake Shim material selection process for the elimination of brake induced noise.

Johan Stjärndahl

E&A Manager Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Kalmar AB

10:00 - 10:40

Networking Coffee Break

10:40 - 11:20

Identification of key parameters of braking emissions by model-experience dialogue.


University of Lille LaMcube laboratory

Invited Lecturers

11:20 - 11:40

New Developments in Testing Methods for Foundation Braking Systems.

Adam Link

Vice President & Managing Director, Link Engineering Company

11:40 - 12:00

Novel scaled-down tribological performance characterization technique for brake friction materials

Damien Khoo Yiyuan

Senior Scientist, Tribology Applications and Testing, Bruker Nano Surfaces and Metrology

12:00 - 12:20

SLX 131 - NEW functional additive for current and future friction application requirements.

Mr. Lars Hensgen

R&D Manager Tribotecc GmbH

12:20 - 13:40

Networking Lunch Break

13:40 - 14:00

The Importance of Brake Pressure Apply Control During Inertia Brake Dynamometer Testing

Charles W. Greening, Jr.

President, Greening, Inc.

14:00 - 14:20

The road towards “green” brake pads: Carmakers, Stakeholders and Regulators push towards brake pad environmental sustainability.

Alberto Dall’Aglio

R&D Product Manager ITT Friction Technologies

14:20 - 14:40

The Metal Pick-Up Phenomenon of Friction Materials

Andrew French

Product Engineering Manager FMP Group (Australia) Pty Ltd.

14:40 - 15:00

Moisture Adsorption vs. Compression Strain vs. Hardness vs. Friction Coefficient of Brake Pads

Mr. Shivraj Singh

Vice President - Operations ASK AUTOMOTIVE PVT. LTD., INDIA

15:00 - 15:20

A study of moisture sorption and desorption on the dynamic modulus and friction coefficient of copper-free brake pads

Meechai Sriwiboon

Technical Director, Compact International (1994) Co.,Ltd., Thailand

15:20 - 16:00

Networking Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:10

Panel Discussion

"Regional Aftermarket Updates"

Umberto Paolo Passarelli

Andrew French

Dr. Gregory Vyletel

Aman Rathee

Koichi Kogure

Wang Yao

17:10 - 17:30

Closing Remarks

17:30 - 18:15

Beer & Soft Drinks