4th South and Southeast Asia Brake Conference and Exhibition 2018


Saturday 3 - Tuesday 6 February 2018

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Networking Activity

Asia Brake 2018 Twilight Golf Outing

Golf Course : Summit Windmill Golf Club

14:00 – 15:00

Leave the hotel to the golf course

15:30 – 20:30


20:30 – 22:00

Dinner at the golf course

22:00 – 22:45

Return to the hotel

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Networking Activity

Cultural Tour at The Ancient City, Thailand

8:30 – 9:30

Leave the hotel

9:30 – 12:00

Exploring The Ancient City

12:00 – 12:30

Leave Ancient City to restaurant

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch at Sanctuary Café and Restaurant

13:30 – 14:30

Return to the hotel

17:30 – 18:20

Advisory Board Meeting

18:30 - 20:30

Buffet Reception at Avani Hotel

Monday, February 5, 2018

9:00 – 9:20

Opening Remarks

by Program Chair, General Chair and Executive Advisor

9:20 – 10:00

Keynote Speaker “Braking Issue in The Real World : A Perspective of Road Safety”

Zulhaidi Mohd Jawi - Senior Researcher of Malaysian Institute of Road Safety (MIROS)

Moderator: Ir. Dr. Khairil Anwar bin Abu Kassim - Secretary General ASEAN NCAP

10:00 – 10:40

Coffee Break

10:40 – 11:20

Invited Speaker

"Fundamentals of Brake Design"

Prof. John David Fieldhouse, Advisor to Industry

Moderator: Prof. G-P. Ostermeyer, Technical University of Braunschweig

11:20 – 12:35

Panel "Electric Vehicle’s Impact on Brakes"

Yossapong Laoonual, President Electric Vehicle Association of Thailand (EVAT)

Yukihiro Shiomi, Project General Manager-Chassis, Development Division Toyota

Hidetoshi Shimizu, Chairman of Brake Forum in Japan and Chief Engineer Asia pacific, Link Engineering

Prof.John Fieldhouse, Advisor to Industry

Moderator: Roy Link, Chairman & CEO, Link Engineering

12:35 - 13:50

Lunch Break

13:50 – 15:10

Session "Friction Materials Update - Part 1"

Session Chair: Dr. Eros Sales, ITT Motion Technologies

Why Consistency of Stone Fibres Matters

Arno Kerssemakers - Senior Friction Material Specialist, Lapinus

EPD Grains: Special Polymers to Silence Your Brakes

Gianni Minetto - Sales Manager Friction & Sintering, CAME SRL

A Study of The Effect of Oxidation Temperature of Synthetic Sulfides in The Performance and Wear in a Copper-Free Formulation

Dr.Carlos Lorenzana - Operations Manager, RIMSA Metal Technology SA

Phenolic Resins for Friction Industries-Past, Present and Future

Dipak Kumar Ghosh - Director (Technical), Forace Polymers Pvt. Ltd

15:10 – 15:50

Coffee Break

15:50 - 16:30

Invited Speaker

"Ingredient Variability and Its Effect on Friction Materials Performance"

Dr.Eros Sales, Global Friction Application Director, ITT Motion Technologies

Moderator: Arno Kerssemakers, Lapinus

16:30 - 17:30

Session "Friction Materials Update - Part 2"

Session Chair: Dr.Vijay Subramanian, Alroko

A New Ceramic Material for Friction Formulas

Dr.Roberto C. Dante - Friction team manager, Quartz Srlsu

Performance of CNSL Based Products in Friction Materials

Frederique Catterman - Sales & Marketing Manager Friction Products, Cardolite

Graphite in Friction – Key Factors for Success

Alexander Unfried - Sales Director, Graphit Kropfmühl GmbH

18:30 - 21:30

Conference River Cruise Reception

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

9:00 - 9:40

Invited Speaker

"On Emission of Brakes"

Prof.Dr.George Ostermeyer, Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany

Moderator: Prof. John David Fieldhouse, Advisor to Industry

9:40 - 10:20

Session "Friction Materials Update - Part 3"

Session Chair: Satya Priye, Satya Cashew Chemicals

Disc Pad Physical Properties vs. Porosity: The Question of Compressibility as an Intrinsic Physical Property

Kritsana Kaewlob - Friction Material Development Manager, Compact International

On Role of Resilient Graphitic Carbon and Purified Needle Coke in NAO Brake Pads

Dr.Yujie Feng - Regional Sales Manager Asia, Superior Graphite

10:20 - 10:50

Coffee Break

10:50 - 12:10

Session "Brake NVH update"

Session Chair: Parimal Mody, Nucap Global

Maximising Brake Noise Suppression by Optimising The Design of Grease Used to Prevent Brake Squeal

Alan Charlton - Director Coatek International Ltd. UK., DAISHIN KAKO

Light-Weight and Corrosion-Resistant Back-Plate Technologies for Mechanically-Attached Brake Pads for Electric Vehicles

Parimal Mody - Global VP of Technology, Sales, and Business Development, NUCAP Global

Influence on Brake Noise by Variation of Multi Adhesive Layer Damping Materials

Dai-Victor Sakaguchi - Sales Manager, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Germany GmbH

An Introduction to Stiction Phenomena

Alberto Dall’Aglio - R&D Product Manger, ITT MOTION TECHNOLOGIES

12:10 - 13:30

Lunch Break

13:30 - 14:30

Session "Developments in Global Brake Testing"

Session Chair: Tim Duncan, Link Engineering

Climate Control for Inertia Dynamometer Testing

Tim Duncan - Executive Vice President, Link Engineering Company

Developing Endurance Test Mode for High Performance

Alejandro Assens - Project Manager Braking Systems/ Applus IDIADA Automotive Technology

Scale Dyno R&D and Prospect

Lining Wang - Senior Engineer, Jilin Province JiDa Elec.-Mech. Machinery Co.,Ltd.

14:30 - 15:30

Session "Industrial update"

Session Chair: Boonyawat Teeraprawatekul, Acme-Inter

How to Earn Money with Virtual Manufacturing

Pontus Rosengren - Head of Southeast Asia, Virtual Manufacturing

The Manifold Aspects of Brake Component Surfaces and How Ensure Consistent Quality Finishing

Dr.Björn Dingwerth - Director Strategic Marketing Anti Corrosion, MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions

Qactor Measurement in Industrial Production

Marco Tatti - CEO, MAGYC srl.

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:15

Panel "Aftermarket Brake Repairs : Challenges and Opportunities"

Andrew French, Product Engineering Manager, Bendix

Meechai Sriwiboon, Technical Director, Compact International

Nicholas Ishii-Dodson, Research and Development Manager, Roulunds Braking

Eros Sales, Global Friction Application Director, ITT Motion Technologies

Songwut Mongkonlerdmanee, The Sirindhorn International Thai-German Graduate School of Engineering, KMUTNB

Moderator: Aman Rathee, Director, ASK Automotive

17:15 - 17:35

Closing Remarks

Exhibition hours

Monday, February 5, 2018

10:00 - 17:00

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

10:00 – 16:00