TENTATIVE PROGRAMME

Tuesday, 02.11.2021
2.15 pm    OPENING CEREMONY

2.00 pm                              Guest & Participants Log-In
2.05 pm                              Address
                                            Datuk Lim Kok Boon, President, MPMA
2.15 pm                               Keynote Address
                                            YBhg Dato’ Norazman Ayob, Deputy Secretaray-General (Industry), Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)
2.25 pm                              Video Launch

2.30 pm   DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF SMES

Moderator
Mr Keith Tay, Assistant Project Manager, CPI (Kl) Sdn Bhd & Member, I4.0 Advisory Sub-Committee, MPMA   

2.30 pm                               SMEs In The Digital Transformation
                                             Lyan Law, Lead Consultant, Industry 4.0, Hong Kong Productivity Council
2.50 pm                               Industry Transformation – People, Process & Technology
                                             Mr Muhamed Ali Hajah Mydin, Chief Executive Office , Penang Skills Development Centre (PSDC)
3.10 pm                                Smart Manufacturing Using Collaborative Robots
                                             Mr Ng Kheng Joo, Technical Director, Novetec Innovation Sdn Bhd
3.30 pm                               How To Reduce Man Hours In Quality Control Operations
                                             Mr LJ Chong, Senior Area Product Sales Manager, Metrology & Measurement, Keyence
3.50 pm                               Question & Answer

Tuesday, 09.11.2021

2.30 pm   PLASTICS FOR END PRODUCT APPLICATIONS

Moderator
TBC

2.30 pm                                Polyethylene For Large Diameter Pipes
                                              Ms Kang Peck Tze, Head Of Regional Marketing, Borouge Pte Ltd, Singapore 
2.50 pm                                Often Overlooked: Cycle Time Reduction Via Performance Additives For Sustainable Energy Savings And Increased Productivity                                                                                                            Mr Samuel Yap, Technical Manager, Milliken Singapore
3.10 pm                                 Application Of Transparent Abs Compared To Other Transparent Resins                                                                                                                                                                                                            Mr Eric Chia, Senior Technical Engineer, Toray Plastics (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
3.30 pm                                World’s First Syndiotactic Polystyrene (Sps) Resin: Xarec
                                              En Nazri Muhamad, Senior Operation Manager, Idemitsu Advanced Materials Malaysia
3.50 pm                                Question & Answer

Thursday, 11.11.2021

2.30 pm   DESIGN RULES FOR OPTIMISING INJECTION MOULDED PLASTICS PARTS

Moderator
Mr Eddie Fong, Managing Director, Plasform Sdn Bhd, Secretary-General, MPMA & Chairman, MPMA Plastech Month 2021

2.30 pm                                 Injection Moulding Of Plastics – An Overview
                                               Mr Eddie Fong, Managing Director, Plasform Sdn Bhd, Secretary-General, MPMA & Chairman, MPMA Plastech Month 2021
2.35 pm                                 Designing Plastics Injection Products For Optimum Manufacturability
                                               Mr Sachin Fulsundar, Simulation Specialist, Autodesk
3.10 pm                                  3D Printing Prototyping And Small Batch Production
                                               Ms Lim Wei Yen, Manager, Additive Manufacturing (Apac), Arburg Pte Ltd
3.30 pm                                 Overview Of Engineering Plastics For E-Mobility Applications
                                               Mr Yasunobu Sato, Marketing Manager, Transportation Apac, Solvay Specialty Polymers Japan K.K.
4.00 pm                                 Question & Answer

Tuesday, 16.11.2021

2.30 pm   FLEXIBLE PACKAGING & PLASTICS

Moderator
TBC

2.30 pm                                 Machine Direction Orientation (Mdo) Cast Pe Film 
                                               Mr Francesco Silvera, Colines                                                                                         
2.40 pm                                 Lamination, Coating And Metallising Advanced Technologies For Sustainable Flexible Packaging                                                                                                                                                                 Mr Govindjit Singh Gill, Nordmeccanica Italy
3.10 pm                                  Machine Direction Orientation (Mdo) Pe Film For Barrier And Metalised Film As Replacement For Pet In Mono Material Laminate Structure
                                               Dr Christoph Lettowsky, Reifenhauser Blown Film Gmbh
3.30 pm                                 Advantages Of Bio Material In An Oriented/Stretched Film
                                               Dr Christoph Lettowsky, Reifenhauser Blown Film Gmbh
3.50 pm                                 Printing Technology – Printing On Mdo Both Of Gravure And Flexo 
                                               Ms Khemratsanee Viboonkridkaew, Bobst (Thailand) Ltd
 4.10 pm                                 Question & Answer

Thursday, 18.11.2021       

2.30 pm   UNLOCKING GREATER EFFICIENCY  THROUGH MES

Moderator
Mr Travis Tan, Managing Director, Prestige Dynamics Industries Sdn Bhd and Ecoframe Sdn Bhd & Committee Member, MPMA Northern Branch

2.30 pm                                Manufacturing Execution Systems & Overall Equipment Efficiency (MES & OEE)
                                              Ts Dr Chua Wen-Shyan, Head, Malaysian Smart Factory 4.0, Selangor Human Resource Development Centre (SHRDC)
2.50 pm                                Production Scheduling For Plastic Injection Moulding Factories Mr Steven Liew, Account Manager, Cimation (M) Sdn Bhd
3.10 pm                                 Increasing Performance With Supply Chain Management
                                              Mr Daniel Haggmark, Managing Director, Monitor ERP
3.30 pm                                Optimising The Value And Performance Of Machine And Production Through Lean
                                              Mr Tee Chee Seng, Trainer/Coach/Consultant, Eagle’s Vision Lean Academy
3.50 pm                                Question & Answer

 

Tuesday, 23.11.2021

2.30 pm  FLEXIBLE PACKAGING & PLASTICS

Moderator                                               
TBC

2.30 pm                                Coating And Metallising Technologies For Sustainability Focusing On Packaging Applications (Printing)
                                              Mr Lukasz Myszkowski, Bobst (Thailand) Ltd
2.40 pm                                Closing The Loop With Innovation In Flexible Packaging
                                              Ms Danielle Lee, Research Scientist • Packaging Sea, ANZ, Dow Malaysia
3.10 pm                                 Machine Direction Orientation (MDO)
                                              Mr Marcel Budde, Windmöller & Hölscher KG  
3.30 pm                                Exploring Innovative Solutions With Exxonmobil’s Performance Polymers
                                              Mr Troy Muir, Exxonmobil Chemical Asia Pacific
3.50 pm                                Global Movement Of Mono-Materials Packaging : Challenges And Research Trends For Pe-Based Materials
                                              Ms Kanyanut Narkchamnan, SCG Chemicals Co Ltd Thailand

Thursday, 25.11.2021

2.30 pm   CIRCULAR ECONOMY – THE NEW BUSINESS MODEL FOR PLASTICS CONVERTORS

Moderator
Ms Wee Ching Yun, Managing Director, Chong Wah Plastics Sdn Bhd, Treasurer, MPMA & Chairman, MPMA Sustainability Sub-Committee

2.30 pm                                Circular Economy: Where Are We Now and What Do You Need to Know
                                              Mr Arnold Wang, China Plastics Program Manager, Ellen MacArthur Foundation
2.50 pm                                Malaysia Plastic Sustainability Roadmap
                                              TBC, Ministry of Environment and Water (KASA)
3.10 pm                                 Circular Economy and Managing Carbon Footprint
                                              Dr Chiong Meng Soon, Senior Lecturer/Research Fellow, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
3.30 pm                                Question & Answer

 Tuesday, 30.11.2021
2.30 pm   CREATING SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING WITHOUT SACRIFICING QUALITY OR COST

Moderator                                                
Mr CC Cheah, Deputy Managing Director, See Hau Global Sdn Bhd    
Vice-President, MPMA, Chairman Of MPMA Recyclers Sub-Committee & Chairman Of MPMA Roadmap 2025

2.30 pm                                Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) Resin: Sustainable Packaging Solutions
                                               Ms Danielle Lee, Research Scientist • Packaging Sea, ANZ, Dow Malaysia
                                               Ms Chen Huangyi, Market Development Manager • Performance Packaging Marketing, Dow Malaysia
2.50 pm                                 Multilayer Machine To Resolve The Challenges Of Using PCR Material In Rigid Packaging And Improve The Quality Of Products
                                               Husky – TBC
3.10 pm                                  Recycling: Putting Waste To Product
                                               Mr Raimon Wong, NGR Malaysia Sdn Bhd
3.30 pm                                 Enabling Tomorrow’s Packaging Solutions
                                               Ms Jaycee Lim, Application Marketing Manager For Rigid Packaging, Borouge Pte Ltd
3.50 pm                                 Rpet For F&B Applications
                                               Mr Anivesh Tewari, Regional Business Head , Pet Recycling – Asia, Indorama Ventures
4.10 pm                                  Question & Answer

 Thursday, 02.12.202
2.30 pm   INNOVATIVE TOOLING SOLUTIONS

Moderator 
Mr YA Liew, Director, Wohltec Medical Sdn Bhd & Committee Member, MPMA Plastech Month 2021 

2.30 pm                                Injection Moulding  Tooling – An Overview 
                                              Mr YA Liew, Director, Wohltec Medical Sdn Bhd & Committee Member, MPMA Plastech Month 2021
2.35 pm                                Optimise Productivity Through Innovative Tooling Solutions
                                              Dr Veloo Doraisamy, Principal Consultant, Lean Smart Solutions Pvt Ltd 

3.35 pm                                Questions & Answer

4.00 pm      CLOSING ADDRESS

Mr Eddie Fong, Chairman, MPMA Plastech Month 2021