June 27 - 28 2019 Hôtel Majestic Barrière - Cannes - France 30ème journées internationales d’études sur la finition des carrosseries automobiles

Committee Members

Daryush ARABNIA

President & CEO

GEICO TAIKISHA

Thomas BERGER

Vice President Automotive Systems

EISENMANN

Matthew BOLAND

Vice President- Global Transportation Technology

AXALTA COATING SYSTEMS

William BRUNAT

Technical Director Automotive Coatings EMEA

PPG

Anne-Catherine Basset

Paint and Plastics Process Engineering - General Manager

RENAULT

Ralf DUNKEL

General Manager Business Unit Painted Body

MAGNA STEYR

Ahmet Dogan

General Manager Material Engineering Division

TOYOTA MOTOR EUROPE

Klaus-Peter ECKHARDT

Acting Director Materials Engineering and Paint

OPEL AUTOMOBILE

Lars Friedrich

President & CEO

DÜRR SYSTEMS

Chris GLOBE

Senior Manager, Paint & Plant Engineering Advance Manufacturing Engineering

JAGUAR LAND ROVER

Maxime GOLDBERG

Director of Sales

PPG REVOCOAT

Takeshi Goto

Director Engineering

NISSAN MOTOR CORPORATION

Christophe Gruat

Paint Materials and Process Director

PSA PEUGEOT CITROEN

Manfred HOLZMUELLER

Regional Steering Unit Head OEM Assembly Automotive & Metals Industries, Europe

HENKEL 

Tim Hayes

International President

SURCAR

Thomas Heusser

Head of Technology Development Materials and Process Engineering

AUDI

Jean-Marc KOPP

Global Segment Manager Automotive OEM

CHEMETALL

Marc LOIGEROT

General Manager

ACKH

Silvio Licitra

Head of Manufacturing Engineering Paint

FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES

Gilbert Lotito

Automotive, Key Accounts & Systems Global Director

SAMES-KREMLIN

Jean-François ROLAND

Technical Director

NIPPON PAINT AUTOMOTIVE COATINGS

Tony RUSSELL

Global Head of Paint Automation

ABB

Jürgen STIEGLER

Head of Early Phase product, product and process planning paint and finish

BMW

Takashi SUZUKI

Project General Manager, Paint & Finishing Design Department., Material Engineering Division

TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION

André Thierig

Supervisor European Paint Engineering

FORD

38 yrs Living in Cologne, married 2 children Electrical Engineering Degree from university of applied science Cologne Joined Ford in 2000 in apprenticeship program Worked in various functions in paint for 17 years Fiesta paint shop Cologne 2002 – 2007 Joined Paint manufacturing engineering department in 2007 Key projects: 2009 – 2012 Installation and launch of new paintshop Ford Craiova/Romania 2012 – 2014 Installation and launch of new paintshop Ford Valencia/Spain New Transit Connect and Mondeo launch Since 2015, leader in paint manufacturing engineering for paint materials, product and environmental strategies for Ford of Europe

Marcus Treppschuh

Head of Paint Automation

ABB

Thierry VANNIER

Managing Director

FISCHER INSTRUMENTS

Laurent VAUCENAT

Global Key Account Director

BASF COATINGS