Chemnitz, Germany  /  10/25/2017  -  10/26/2017

Nonwovens Innovations Academy


The Nonwovens Innovation Academy (NIA) brings together academics, students, scientists, engineers and industry experts, to encourage the development of technical understanding and research to support innovation and growth in the nonwovens and related industries.


Two of our employees will present talks on the interesting topics: »How to amplify electrolyte uptake in nonwoven battery separators?« by Amit Rawal and »Modeling and simulation of contacts and laydown in lightweight nonwoven production processes« by Andre Schmeißer. 

Program Wednesday

8.30 am - 9.30 am: Welcome Coffee & Networking

9.30 am - 11.30 am: Guided Tour of Research Laboraties

11.30 am: Opening of the Poster Session

12 am - 1 pm: Standing Lunch & Networking

1 pm - 6.30 pm: Talks with sessions

  • New Technologies
  • Light Weight Structures
  • Renewable Materials

7.30 pm - 10 pm: Cocktail party


Program Thursday

8.30 am - 9 pm: Opening of the Poster Session, Welcome Coffee & Networking

9 pm - 3 pm: Talks with sessions

  • Modelling
  • Medical