UMT Congress

UMT Congress

  • Tuesday, April 16, 2024
    09:00 Check-In/Exhibition opening
    09:30 Opening

    Dipl.-Ing. Edwin Leber, General Management, UNITI-Kraftstoff GmbH
    Welcome by: PURAGLOBE Germany GmbH (Day Sponsor)
    Greetings: Immo Kosel, Speaker UNITI Lubricant Committee, ROWE MINERALÖLWERK GMBH

    09:45 Plenary session: ExxonMobil Global Energy Outlook: Our view to 2050

    Sarah Horne, Vice President – Synthetics, ExxonMobil Product Solutions

    10:30 Holistic Life Cycle Analysis of different drivetrains for pessenger cars

    Prof. Dr. sc. techn. Thomas Koch, Head of the Institute for Piston Machines at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

    11:00 Networking Break


    11:30 DeCarTrans, Demonstrating a Circular Carbon Economy in Transport Along the Value Chain

    Paul Decker-Brentano, Group Leader System Power Train Engineering, TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Europe GmbH
    Dirk Wullenweber, Division Manager Sales & Marketingl, Lother GmbH

    12:00 Regulatory measures on the rise - impact on fuel and lubricant industry

    Dr. Stefanie Deuser, Head Product Stewardship Performance Chemicals BASF SE

    12:30 Fuels and Lubricants for DEUTZ Engines in the light of CO₂-Reduction

    Felix Georgi, Specialist for exhaust aftertreatment and operating fluids, DEUTZ AG

    13:00 Lunch

    Sponsor: Wolf Oil Corporation NV

    14:15 Potential of Hydrogen for ICE-Engines and challenges for Lubricants

    Dr. Dinesh Bansal, Senior R&D Engineer, Chevron Oronite Company LLC

    14:45 Status of Euro 7- Impact on Fuels & Lubricants

    Luke Farrell, Product Manager - Fuel Products, Lubrizol Limited

    15:15 Sustainable Transports with Renewable Fuels

    Dr. Monica Johanssen, Expert Energy and Fuel, Volvo Group Trucks Technology

    15:45 Networking Break

    Sponsor: Zeller+Gmelin GmbH & Co. KG

    16:15 Sustainability in the Fuels and Lubricants Industry-Challenges and Opportunities

    Marco Corradi, Industry Liaison Manager, Europe, Infineum UK Ltd.

    16:45 Transforming the Fuels & Lubes Business of an Original Equipment Manufacturer

    Dr. René Schwerin, Manager Fuels & Lubricant, ANDREAS STIHL AG & Co. KG

    17:15 Benefits of PAO for new low viscosity applications

    Ken Hope, Ph.D, CLS, Global PAO Technical Services Manager
    Michel Sánchez-Rivas, PAO Business Development Manager EMEA

    17:45 ´After-work´-Drink

    Sponsor: Chevron Base Oils

    19:15 Get-together

    Sponsor: Lubrizol Deutschland GmbH

    22:30 END
  • Wednesday April 17, 2024
    09:00 Greetings 2nd day

    Dipl.-Ing. Edwin Leber, General Management, UNITI-Kraftstoff GmbH

    9:05 Blendig of Lubricants-Impact on Sustainabilty and CO₂ Emission

    Andrzej Chodyniecki, Founder, GQOIL Innovation Sp. z o.o.

    09:35 The global Lubricantsmarket – Technical and Economical Challenges

    Dr. Sebastian Heiner, Member of the Executive Board (CTO), FUCHS SE

    10:05 Mercedes Benz Trucks fluid release process and current and future requirements for engine oils

    Peter Schick, Manager Fluid Release System and Engine Oil, Chair ACEA HD-TF-L, Daimler Truck AG
    Stefan Koch, Managing Director, PEC project engineers & consultants GmbH
    Philipp Schramm, Project Manager Fluid Release System, PEC project engineers & consultants GmbH

    10:35 Networking Break


    11:00 Immersed cooled module prototype test rig

    Michael König, Division Manager Battery Testing, ISP Salzbergen GmbH & Co. KG

    11:30 Latest Developments in Driveline e-fluid Technology

    Dr. Michael Gahagan, Technology Manager e-Fluids, Lubrizol Limited

    12:00 Formulating to meet the future needs of Industrial Gearboxes

    Paul Norris, Senior R&D Chemist, Afton Chemical Limited

    12:30 Lunch

    Sponsor: Georg Oest Mineralölwerk GmbH & Co. KG

    13:30 Efficient and sustainable industrial lubricants

    Dr. Christoph Wincierz, OEM & Industry Relation Manager, Evonik Operations GmbH

    14:00 Requirements on Lubricants for Flender Gear Boxes

    Dr. Christoph Bugiel, Head of Technology and Flender-Norms, Flender GmbH

    14:35 Networking Break

    Sponsor: Siebert GmbH

    15:00 The future of metalwoking fluids - Trends and challenges

    Dr. Jinxia Li, Technical Advisor- LUB, Nynas AB

    15:30 Trends and Formulation Strategies for High Performance Greases

    Andreas Dodos, Chemical Engineer, Eldon's Lubricants

    16:00 Closing
As of January 2024. Both errors and program are subject to change.