CoSI 2023

Photogallery of CoSI 2023 can be found Here

CoSI 2023 Program below or PDF available here

CoSI 2023 Awards:

Innovation Award – Oliver Strube (left), University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck.  Thermoplastic hybrid-glass-fibers via inline polymerization.

Creativity Award – Ingeborg Schreur (middle) – Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven. Methacrylic acid containing macromonomers as surfactants for
waterborne coatings

Science Award 

– Michael Meier (right) – Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe. New cellulose chemistry from a sustainability perspective: renewability is not enough.

– Nadine Pébère (left), CERIMAT – Université de Toulouse, Toulouse. Barrier properties of organic coatings: molecular mobility analysis by electrochemical impedance spectroscopy.

Program CoSI 2023

PDF available here:

   Monday 26th  
12:45-13:15Welcome Coffee/Tea 
13:15-13:30Opening – Chair: Catarina Esteves 
 Chair: Keimpe van den Berg 
13:30-14:00From biobased monomers to hydroxyurethane modifiers: Alkyd coatings with improved chemical or fire resistance
Sylvain Caillol, University of Montpellier, Montpellier, FR
14:00-14:30Study of UV-curable flame retardant wood coatings containing a phosphorus acrylate monomer
Solène Pellerin, Université Laval, Québec, CA
14:30-15:00On electron beam-cured acrylic networks: formation process & other chemical phenomena Tommaso Frison – Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, NL  
15:00-15:30Break – Coffee/Tea 
 Chair: Qi Chen 
15:30-16:00Correlating cross-linking and physical nanostructural changes during photopolymerization of bilayers
Stephan Roth – KTH, Sweden (SW), DESY, Hamburg (D)
16:00-16:30Film formation of soft, surfactant-free polyurethane suspensions under different environmental conditions
Gabor  Érsek – University of Groningen, Groningen, NL
16:30-17:00Morphology development during the polymerization of acrylic in a polyurethane dispersion by in situ SAXS
Ellen Quane – University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
18:30-21:30Dinner-Seated-Alexander Hotel 
  Tuesday 27th 
 Chair: Rolf van Benthem 
08:45-09:15Furan-based diols and their (meth)acrylate and epoxy derivatives for coatings
Dean Webster, North Dakota State University, Fargo, USA
09:15-09:45Photocured furan-based organic coatings Lorenzo Pezzana, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, IT 
09:45-10:15Furfural-derived butenolides: versatile monomers to replace acrylates in paints and coatings
Andries Jensma, University of Groningen, Groningen, NL
10:15-10:45Break – Coffee/Tea 
 Chair: Mats Johansson 
10:45-11:15Outdoor weathering studies of biobased organic coil coating
Golrokh Heydari, SSAB Europe, Kista, SW 
11:15-11:45The effects of environmental conditions of the long-term weathering performance of coatings Mark Nichols, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, USA 
11:45-12:15Nanoscale effects of weathering in coil coatings Alexander Wärnheim, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden (Kista), KTH (Stockholm), SW 
12:15-13:15Lunch- Alexander Hotel 
14:45-15:00Break – Coffee/Tea 
 Chair: Catarina Esteves 
15:00-15:30Technical routes towards sustainable coatings for the decorative market
Tiijs Nabuurs, Covestro, Waalwijk NL
15:30-16:00The location of adsorbed water in pigmented epoxy-amine coatings
Suzanne Morsch, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
16:00-16:30Redispersible powder coatings: challenges and advantages
Okan Aggez, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, DK
16:45-18:15Social Activity at the beach or at Noordwijk** 
18:45-21:30Dinner-Buffet-Alexander Hotel 
   Wednesday 28th 
 Chair: Bart Noordover 
08:45-09:15New cellulose chemistry from a sustainability perspective: renewability is not enough
Michael Meier, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, D
09:15-09:45Use N-substituted-2-Pyrrolidone-4-Carboxylic Acids as Bio-based Monomers for Alkyd Syntheses: Route to 100% Bio-based Alkyd Emulsions
Leon van der Boon, Akzo Nobel, Sassenheim, NL
09:45-10:15Bio-based coating components from lignin and their application
Harald Silau, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, DK
10:15-10:45Break – Coffee/Tea
 Chair: Christian Schaumberg
10:45-11:15Polymers reduce the evaporation rate of binary mixtures
Max Huisman, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
11:15-11:45Structure-property relationships in lignin-based thermosets
Iuliana Ribca, KTH, Stockholm, SW
11:45-12:15Rheology modifiers: The key to self-stratified coatings?
Ignacio Martin-Fabianni, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
12:15-13:15Lunch – Alexander Hotel
 Chair: Catarina Esteves
13:30-14:45  Poster pitches I
P1- Luuk Mone, TU/e, Eindhoven, NL
P3- Thomas Höfer, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT
P5- Ingeborg Shreur, TU/e, Eindhoven, NL
P6- HoYeon Moon, Korea University, Seoul, KR
P7- Lea Senneka, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT
P9- Zhiwei Wu, DTU, Lyngby, DK
P11- Shuxian Xiong, DESY, Hamburg, D
P13- Dominik Hense, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT
P15- Ryno van Niekerk, TU/e, Eindhoven, NL
P17- Florian Weber, Sintef, Oslo, NO
Poster discussions II – next to the boards at the poster Hall
Poster discussions I – next to the boards at the poster Hall.
14:45-16:00Poster pitches II
P2- Junyoung Park, Korea University, Seoul, KR
P4- Ziyou Li, DTU, Lyngby, DK
P8- Marie Betker, DESY, Hamburg, D & KTH, Stockholm, SW
P10- Franziska Obermeier, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT
P12- Benedikt Sochor, DESY, Hamburg, D
P14- Rui Li, University of Groningen, Groningen, NL
P16- Roman Jędrzejewski, PORT, Wroclaw, PL
P18 – Nektaria Servi – SMS – Surface Measurement Systems, London, UK
Poster discussions II – next to the boards at the poster Hall.
15:45-16:00Break – Coffee/Tea
 Chair: Catherine Dekerckheer
16:00-16:30Thermoplastic hybrid-glass-fibers via inline polymerization
Oliver Strube, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT
16:30-17:00Fluorine-free self-cleaning and anti-icing approaches for photovoltaic systems
Diana Alves, INL – International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory, Braga, PT
17:00-17:30Temperature-induced morphology changes at the organic-metal interface: effects on the structure, electronic and thermoelectric performance
Benedikt Sochor, DESY, Hamburg, D
18:30-21:30Dinner- BBQ- Beach Club Alexander Hotel
 Chair: Mats Johansson
08:45-09:15Barrier properties of organic coatings: molecular mobility analysis by electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
Nadine Pébère, CERIMAT – Université de Toulouse, Touluse, FR
09:15-09:45Effects of technical Kraft lignin particles on the performance of anticorrosive epoxy-based coatings
Tejasvi Laxminarayan, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, DK 
09:45-10:15Epoxidized technical Kraft lignin as a resin component for high performance anticorrosive coatings
Alessio Truncali, KTH, Stockholm, SW
10:15-10:45Break Coffee/Tea
 Chair: Keimpe van den Berg
10:45-11:15Operation Night Watch reveals the chemical reactivity between pigment and binder in Rembrandts’ masterpiece The Night Watch
Katherine Keune, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, NL
11:15-11:45An easy-to-handle adhesion promoter for polyolefins as promising alternative to physical surface treatments
Giulia Morgese, Zürich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur, CH
11:45-12:15Slot-die coating of hybrid cellulose colloid inks
Constantin Harder – DESY, Hamburg, D
12:15-12:45Closure & Awards – Chair: Catarina Esteves & Mats Johansson
12:45-14:00Lunch- Alexander Hotel

Meet the speakers*:

Pre-booked discussions with a Speaker (upon availability stated in advance by the Speaker). This is organized in small groups or one-to-one, depending on the Speaker availability and preference. The CoSI Red-Team will manage the booking of the Speakers. Information on the Speakers availability and how to book a session will be provided in the first day of the conference.

Social activity**: 

Team building activity, at the beach or nearby the Alexander Hotel (short walking distance). Information on the meeting point will be provided in the first day of the conference.