Virtual congress at ICR® 2020

The „Virtual congress“ will provide you with live talks and presentations.
The live talks and presentations will be available to watch as recorded videos after 17 September 2020.

Programme

All times are CET (Central European Time)

16. September 2020

  • 9:45 CET

    Live opening address

    Ulf Frohneberg, President VDFFI (German Refractory Association)

  • 9:55 CET

    Live keynote: Charting the Future of Refractories in a Global Environment of Uncertainty

    Carol Jackson, HarbisonWalker International, President WRA (World Refractory Association)

  • 10:20 CET

    Live prizegiving ceremony and presentations of the winner of the Gustav Eirich Award

    Stephan Eirich, Maschinenfabrik Eirich

  • 11:25 CET

    Opening of the “Virtual scientific colloquium” (participants registered for the “Virtual scientific colloquium” may view the presentations for 7 days)

    37 presentations of refractory experts

  • 11:25 CET

    Opening of the “Industry” session of the “Virtual scientific colloquium” (all registered participants may view the presentations for 365 days)

    companies’ presentations

  • 11:25 CET

    Opening of the “Virtual industrial exhibition” (all registered participants may visit the “Virtual industrial exhibition” for 365 days)

    Industrial exhibitors

17. September 2020

  • 09:30 CET

    Live keynote: Facing the challenges of the European refractory industry

    Patrick Bikard, President PRE (European Refractories Producers Federation) & Renaud Batier, Director-General Cerame-Unie (European Ceramic Industry Association)

  • The whole day

    Continuation of the of the “Virtual scientific colloquium” (participants registered for the “Virtual scientific colloquium” may view the presentations for 7 days)

  • The whole day

    Continuation of the “Industry” session of the “Virtual scientific conference” (all registered participants may view the presentations for 365 days)

  • The whole day

    Continuation of the “Virtual industrial Exhibition” (all registered participants may visit the “Virtual industrial exhibition” for 365 days)