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Wednesday, 26th September 2012

Venue: ipirti
14:00 – 16:30 Conference registration
16:30 – 18:00 Golden Jubilee Celebration/ Conference Inaugural ceremony
18:00 – 18:30 Tea
18:30 – 19:30 Cultural Events
19:30 onwards Welcome Dinner

Thursday, 27 september, 2012 Venue: golden jubilee hall, ipirti
Status of Panel Industry-Country Scenario Chairman: Dr. Abd Latif Mohomod
Co-Chairman: Mr. K. V. Lakshmana Murthy, IFS
Mr. T. S. Rangaraju
time: 9:15 - 11:40
time speaker title
9:15 – 9:35 Mr. Ladislaus dory European Market Scenario
9:35 – 9:55 Mr. Shobhan Mittal Challenges, current scenario and moving forward with Indian panel industry
9:55 – 10:15 Mr. Zhuoce Yao/
Mr. Ravindra Shenoy
Country status china: wood based panel industry
10:15 – 10:35 Dr. M. Al-Amin Present status and future state of wood based panel industries in Bangladesh
10:35 – 10:55 Dr. JalaluddinHarun/ Mr. Zulkefli Abd Rani Malaysian wood based industry- status update, strategy and policy directions
11:00 - 11:10 Morning Tea
11:10 - 11:25 Mr. Michael Adedotun OKE The wood processing industry in the federal capital territory, Abuja, Nigeria
11:25 - 11:40 Dr. Michael Paulitsch The European Plywood Market

Raw Material: Demand & Supply

Chairman: dr.maharaj muthoo
Co-Chairman: Mr.Shobhan Mittal
Mr. Uday D.N

time: 11:50 – 13:10
time speaker title
11:50 – 12:10 Lead Speaker: Mr. K.V. Lakshmana Murthy, IFS Raw Material Scenario
12:10 – 12:25 Mr. M. Rajkumar Survey and analysis of past, present , future demand and supply of round logs to government saw mill, Chatham, Port Blair, Andaman & Nicobar Islands  vis-à-vis the intake ,out turn and supply of sawn timber
12:25 – 12:40 Mr. Robert Flynn The expansion of the Turkish MDF and particleboard industry based on imported wood fiber
12:40 – 12:55 Mr. JikeshThakkar Raw material vulnerability for panel boards industry
12:55 – 13:10 Mr. Anand Amrik Singh Plywood and panel product Industry of India Global – technical and economical prospective
13:10  -  14:00 Lunch

Certification, Policy & Legal Issues:

Chairman: Dr. k s rao
Co-Chairman:dr. Ashok kumar
Rapporteur: Mr.Anand Nandanvar

time:14:00 -16:00
time speaker title
14:00 -14:20 Lead Speaker: Dr. Maharaj Muthoo World scenario on certification of wood-based panel products for a green economy
14:20 -14:40 Lead Speaker: Dr. T. R. Manoharan Forest certification: opportunities for india’s domestic market
14:40 -15:00 Lead Speaker: Prof. Manmohan Yadav Panel products trade: forest certification, policy and legal issue
15:00 -15:15 Dr. Sunil Nautiyal Structure and composition of plant-biodiversity and sustainable development in arid and semi arid region in Gogi Gulbarga, Karnataka,India
15:15 -15:30 Mr. Pramod Gupta Certification, policy and legal issues for panel/wood industry
15:30 -15:45 Mr. Barun Shankar Gupta Policies challenges and issues related to service life determination of wood products
15:45 -16:00 Mr. Panse Shiv, S FSC Certification in India
16:00-16:30 Afternoon Tea

HRD & Marketing

Chairman: Mr. S. C. Joshi
Co-Chairman: Mr.Jaydeep Chitlangia
Mrs. Ravikala Kamath

time speaker title
16:30-16:50 Lead Speaker: Mrs. Makkarennu Stock market forecasting of the plywood industry in Indonesia
16:50-17:05 Dr. Pankaj K. Aggarwal Human resource development for effective forestry research and education in India
19:30-21:00 Dinner at Hotel Raaje Comforts

Friday, 28th September 2012 Venue: golden jubilee hall, ipirti

theme: Technological Innovation and Value Addition: Products

Chairman:  Mr. Ladislaus dory
Co-Chairman:  Dr. R. N. Kumar
Rapporteur :
Mr Sahoo

time: 9:30 -11:25
time speaker title
9:30 -9:50 Lead Speaker: Mr. S. C. Joshi Dynamics of Wood Utilization in India
9:50 -10:10 Lead Speaker: Dr. Vikram Yadama Integration of hot-water extraction into wood composite manufacturing process for value-added products
10:10 -10:25 Dr. C. N. Pandey Panel products from non-wood natural bio-fibre resource
10:25 -10:40 Mr. Pavlo Bekhta Innovative manufacturing technology for veneer-based products with enhanced surface quality and lowered glue consumption
10:40 -10:55 Dr. Dasan Priya K Multicomponent coir pith/epoxy composites for particle board applications
10:55 -11:10 Dr.  Schwarz, Ulrich, HNEE Solid bamboo in three layered board
11:10 -11:25 Mr. Nitin Vaze Backdrop on Indian engineered panel industry and innovative properties in extruded boards
11:25 - 11:35 Morning Tea

theme:Technological Innovation and Value Addition : Process/ Resin/ Preservative/Evaluation of Properties

Chairman:  Dr. m. al-amin
Co-Chairman: Mr. S S zoolagud
Dr.Aparna Kalawate

time:11:35 -15:15
time speaker title
11:35 - 11:55 Lead Speaker : Mr. Morrell, Jeffrey Improving the performance of composite panels: strategies for combating moisture and biological attack
11:55 - 12:15 Lead Speaker: Dr. R. N. Kumar Radiation processing  technology in wood improvement and wood surface upgradation" 
12:15 - 12:30 Dr. SadhnaTripathi Value addition of composites by using eco-friendly preservative
12:30 - 12:45 Dr. Ashwani Kumar Dixit Eco-friendly PLF resin for panel industry from waste lignin based biomass generated in small agro based paper mills
12:45 - 13:00 Mr. M F Ansari Lac: A natural binder for green panels
13:00  -  14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:15 Ms. Chin Chak PMDi binders for high quality wood based products
14:15 - 14:30 Mr. RavichandraTavag Latest development in machinery for panel products
14:30 - 14:45 Dr. Owoyemi Jacob. Flexural and thickness swelling properties of paper cement  bonded ceiling board made from waste paper
14:45 - 15:00 Dr. Shakti Chauhan Measuring Stiffness of laminated wood panels by stress wave propagation
15:00 - 15:15 Mr.V. Ramakrishnan Sustainable processes for panel production
15:15 - 15:30 afternoon Tea


time:15:30 -16:30
time speaker title
  M/s. Timpack Private Ltd., Meghalaya Bamboo based Industry
  Dr. T.R. Manoharan FSC International
  M/s. Andritz, Austria Machinery for Panel Manufacturing
  M/s. Protos Engineering Co. Private Limited, Mumbai Linking Indian Industry with International Technology
  M/s. Innovest Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon Gabon Timber SE2 – Investment Opporutinuties

Plenary Session

Chairman:Dr. Abd Latif mohmod
17:30 onwards high Tea

saturday, 29th September 2012

time: 07:00 -20:00

Field Trip to Mysore (Members should register for this within 26th September 2012)

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