June 15 & 16 2023 Majestic Barriere Hotel - Cannes - France 30ème journées internationales d’études sur la finition des carrosseries automobiles

Committee Members

Daryush ARABNIA

President & CEO

GEICO TAIKISHA

William BRUNAT

Global director product development Automotive Coatings & Mobility

PPG

Ian FOSLIEN

Global Portfolio Leader – Robotics & Automation

3M

Luigi FRANZESE

Head of Painting Technology

FERRARI

Lars FRIEDRICH

Head of Application Technology Division

DÜRR SYSTEMS

Maxime GOLDBERG

President of SURCAR European Committee

SURCAR

Christophe GRUAT

Painting Process Engineering VP

STELLANTIS

Tim HAYES

President of SURCAR

SURCAR

Karine HUMBERT

Transformation Director, Production Engineering

RENAULT

Silvio LICITRA

Head of Paint Process Engineering

STELLANTIS

Shuichiro NAKAJIMA

Global Head of Paint

ABB ROBOTIC

Shuichiro Nakajima joined ABB K.K. in 1998, and has held various management roles for Process Automation’s Measurement Products business in Japan and China.
He joined as Local Product Group Manager, Atomizer Supply Unit Robotics and Automation Division in 2013, has overseen the entire Robotics business since 2015,
assigned as Local Business Area Manager, Robotics & Discrete Automation Business Area since 2019, was appointed President and Representative Director, ABB Japan in September 2020 (concurrent post).
He has expanded role as global paint process automation leader in addition to the aforesaid concurrent post since November 2021.
He holds a Master degree of Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tokyo.

Akira NISHIMURA

Technical Head of Material Engineering

TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION

I have been working on paint design department in Toyota since 2002 and was in Toyota Motor North
America from 2014 to 2018,
After working on top coat paint material development and Lexus paint
design, now I am in charge of IT tool development for efficiency improvement and making color
introduction strategy…

Cédric PERRES

CEO

SAMES-KREMLIN

Jean-Marc PINEL

Global Technical Director A&S

PPG REVOCOAT

Stefan REIPRICH

Head of early phase product, product and process planning paint and finish

BMW

Jean-François ROLAND

Technical Director

NIPPON PAINT AUTOMOTIVE COATINGS

Philipp RUCKER

Director Manufacturing Engineering and Logistics

MAGNA STEYR

Luc VAN CAMP

Key Account Manager Automotive

HENKEL 

Thierry VANNIER

General Manager

FISCHER INSTRUMENTS

Laurent VAUCENAT

Global Key Account Director

BASF FRANCE

Sven VEIT

Director Manufacturing Engineering Paint Shop

AUDI AG

Patrick VEJRICH

Global Key Account Manager

CHEMETALL

Ralf VÖLLINGER

Vice President - Paint Shop Automation Europe

FANUC