Virtual Asphalt Application School 2021 Asia

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Agenda: October 26-28, 2021

Tuesday, October 26 | 10 AM - 1 PM GMT Bangkok | Asphalt

Time

Topic

Speaker

10:00-10:10

Welcome

Sumitro Wijaya

10:10-10:30

Introduction to Nouryon

Naruesa Riwtong/
Sundaram Logaraj

10:30-11:00

Introduction to Asphalt

Christine Gorsuch

11:00-11:10

Break

 

11:10-12:10

Hot Mix, Warm Mix, Compaction Aids and Anti-Stripping Additives

Tomas Svensson

12:10-12:20

Shake and Bake demo (video)

Fanny Siregar

12:20-12:50

Panel Discussion/Question and Answer Session

All

12:50 - 1 pm

Closing

 

 

Wednesday, October 27 | 10 AM - 1 PM GMT Bangkok | Emulsion

Time

Topic

Speaker

10:00-10:40

Introduction to Asphalt Emulsion                            

Fanny Siregar

10:40-11:40

Emulsion Manufacture

Joe Brandenburg

11:40-11:50

Break

 

11:50-12:20

Nouryon Product Range and Applications

Sundaram Logaraj

12:20-12:50 

Panel Discussion/Question and Answer Session

All

12:50 - 1 pm

Closing

 

 

Thursday, October 28 | 10 AM - 1 PM GMT Bangkok | Emulsion applications

Time

Topic

Speaker

10:00-10:35

Cold Mix and Cold Recycling

Sundaram Logaraj

10:35-11:10

Chipseal

Christine Gorsuch

11:10-11:20

Break

 

11:20-11:50

Prime and Tack Coat

Fanny Siregar

11:50-12:25

Slurry Seal and Micro Surfacing

Sundaram Logaraj

12:25-12:50

Panel Discussion/Question and Answer Session

All

12:50 - 1 pm

Closing

Sumitro Wijaya

*Please note that the agenda is preliminary and subject to change.

Speakers

Sumitro Wijaya

Regional Sales Manager for Asia, Middle East & Africa Sumitro Wijaya serves as Regional Sales Manager for Asia, Middle East & Africa at Nouryon’s Paints & Coatings business. He has been with Nouryon for the past 20 years in regional sales capacity. Prior to Nouryon, he worked for Morton International and Great Lakes Chemicals. Sumitro holds an MBA degree from New York University’s Stern School of Business. He is based in Singapore.

Dr. Sundaram Logaraj

Global Technical Marketing Manager, Asphalt Applications Ph.D in Chemistry at Baylor University, Waco, Texas in 1998 Post Doctoral fellow at the Pennsylvania State University in the area of Physical Organic Chemistry from 1989 to 1991. Joined AkzoNobel R&D in 1992 which is now Nouryon. Developed surfactants for various asphalt applications.  Currently Global Technical Marketing Manager for Asphalt Applications.

Naruesa Riwtong

Account Manager South East Asia Naruesa has 18 years of experience in sales and marketing including 3 years in the Asphalt industry. She is the Account Manager for customers in South East Asia. Naruesa graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and she have MBA degree from Chulalongkorn Business School.

Christine Gorsuch

Senior Researcher, Asphalt Applications Christine Gorsuch is a Senior Researcher for Nouryon Asphalt Applications working in the Nouryon R&D center in Brewster, NY. She has 11 years of experience in the asphalt industry, starting with asphalt binder testing for the development of warm mix and antistripping additives. She is experienced in asphalt emulsion formulation, technical service, customer training, developing test methods and designing new products. She has a Master’s degree in Chemistry from Vassar College.

Fanny Siregar

Technical Asphalt South East Asia. Fanny has 7 years of experiences in the asphalt industry as a quality control laboratory. Her background is from Civil Engineering. She is the Technical Asphalt for customers in South East Asia. Her based is in Indonesia.

Joe Brandenburg

Midwest Account Manager, Asphalt Applications Joe Brandenburg is the Midwest Account Manager for Nouryon Asphalt Applications. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a degree in Environmental Science. Shortly after graduating he landed a job as a quality control lab technician at an asphalt plant. From there he has spent the last 20 years involved in the research and development, manufacturing, application of emulsified, polymer modified and roofing asphalts.

Tomas Svensson

Northern Europe Account Manager Tomas Svensson is the Account Manager for northern Europe. He has 35 years’ experience from the road industry, working with development projects, technical service and during the last 15 years as Regional Account Manager for Nouryon Asphalt Applications.

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