Conference and Display Areas – 2018 Edition Review

Exploring cutting-edge technologies, analyzing hot topics in the industry, focusing on the core markets in Asia, and boosting the ability of enterprises to innovate and upgrade

Conference and Seminar

1. Asia Automotive Lightweight Summit

Main Forum:Asia Automotive Lightweight Summit

Date Time Topic Speaker
11 July 13:30-13:45 Opening Remarks Lanny Zhang, Vice President, Reed Exhibitions Greater China
13:45-14:00 China National Policy and Guidance on the Automotive Lightweight Material Development Department of Raw Material Industry, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), People’s Republic of China
14:00-14:30 The Landscape of Automobile Industry and Outlook of Lightweight Sector in China DU Daofeng, Director, Auto Parts Department, China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM)
14:30-15:00 The Road Ahead Automotive Materials Abey Abraham, Director, Automotive & Materials, Ducker Worldwide
15:00-15:30 Automotive Consumption of Lightweight Materials –Impact of Electrical Vehicles and Automatic Driving Level 1 to 5 Jost Gaertner, Managing Partner, AluMag Automotive
15:30-16:00 Empowerment of lightweight vehicle by aluminum frame James LIU, Vice President Automotive, Novelis Asia & Managing Director, Novelis China
16:00-17:00 Round Table Discussion Roseline Zhang, Country Manager, Ducker Worldwide Management Consultants Co. Ltd

Sub Forum:Application of Metallic Material and manufacturing technologies in the New Energy Lightweight Vehicles

Date Time Topic Speaker
12 July 9:30-10:00 BYD’s Development Route in Lightweight New Energy Vehicles LEI Yingbing, Head of Technology Department, BYD
10:00-10:30 Latest Review of BaoSteel’s Automotive Sheet Development BAO Ping, Chief Engineer, BAOSTEEL
10:30-11:00 New Energy Vehicle Lightweight Case Sharing by Foton Guo Fenggang, Senior Manager, New Technology Research Department, FOTON MOTOR CO.,LTD
11:00-11:30 Case Study of MIG Welding for AlMg DONG Yanjun, General Manager, Fronius Intelligence Equipment China
11:30-12:00 Analysis of Lightweight Materials & Technology in NEV and Trend Forecast CHEN Xingbo, Professor, Tongji University
12:00-12:30 New Technology and New Process on Lightweight Aluminium Wheel Tao Huaqiang, Vice Chairman and Secretary General, China Aluminum Wheel Quality Association

Sub Forum:Application of Non-metallic Materials and Key Components in Lightweight Vehicles

Date Time Topic Speaker
12 July 9:30-10:00 Application of Non-metallic Materials in Lightweight Vehicles Chen Pingsheng, Executive Director, International GREEN Auto Lightweight Technology Alliance, APIMC
10:00-10:30 Case Study of Carbon Fiber in Lightweight Automotive WANG Jiazhi, General Manager, Haiyuan New Material
10:30-11:00 Composites and metal materials Joining Technology Wang Yunqing, President, Epress Systems (ShenZhen) LTD
11:00-11:30 Case Study of Engineering Plastics in Lightweight Automotive WU Zhihong, Vice General Manager, Department of Composite, Hersbit Chemical
11:30-12:00 Practice of Non-bearing Carbon Fiber Composite and Cast Aluminum Alloy Technology Director, R&D, Changchun Fawsn Group
12:00-12:30 Covestro and Future Automotive Material Application Concept Andy Zhang, Senior Marketing Manager of Industrial Marketing, Mobility APAC, BU Polycarbonate, Covestro

Sub Forum: China Logistics Commercial Vehicle Lightweight Salon – For a Lighter and Brighter Future

Date Time Topic Speaker
12 July 13:15-13:45 Guest Speakers Zhou Zhicheng, Secretary General, Road Freight Branch, China Federation of Logistics & Purchasing;
Chen Zhen, Vice Chairman and Secretary General; Shanghai Logistics Association;
Xu Hui, Secretary General, China Logistics Commercial Vehicle Expert Committee
13:45-14:15 Research: Ministry of Transport’s Policy Development for Lightweight Logistics Equipment Ren Huaguang, Vice Director, Modern Logistics R&D Center, Ministry of Transport Science Research Institute
14:15-14:45 What kind of lightweight equipment do logistics enterprises need? Zhao Zhongshan, Chairman, Top One Logistics (Reliable Vehicle Fleet)
14:45-15:15 The Way Forward for Lightweight Logistics Equipment Yun Mian, Vice Chairman, China Society of Logistics; Operations Director, DLD Logistics
15:15-15:45 Implementing Cost Reductions and Efficiency Improvements in Express Delivery Enterprises Han Xuefeng, General Manager, Transfar Zhilian Distribution Center
15:45-16:15 Research and Insights into Development of Lightweight Sharing Best Lease
16:15-17:00 Round Table Discussion YT Express/STO Express/KY Express/UC Express/JD, etc

2. Guest Country of Honor-Thailand Day: Thailand Aluminium Industry Forum

Date Time Topic Speaker
11 July 13:10-13:50 Overview about Sino-Thai Trading Relationship, Laws and Policies Especially in Aluminium Industry Mr. Perapat Uthaisri, Director of Import Administration & Origin Certification Division, Department of Foreign Trade, Thailand Ministry of Commerce
13:50-14:30 Development, Opportunities and Challenges in Thai Aluminium Industry Mrs. Bunchusa Putthapornmongkol, Chairwoman of Thailand Aluminium Industry Club, The Federation of Thai Industries
14:30-15:10 Thailand Automotive and Autopart Development and Lightweights Implications Mr. Thanthach Ritthinam, Vice President, Thai Auto-Parts Manufacturers Association (TAPMA)
15:10-15:50 How to Establish an Aluminium Processing Plant in Thailand Mr. Guangyun Wu, Vice President, THAI-CHINESE RAYONG INDUSTRIAL ZONE
15:50-16:30 Successful Story in Thailand – from a Local Thai Aluminium Manufacturer Mr. Supat Ratanasirivilai, Managing Director, Thai Metal Aluminium Co., Ltd.
16:30-17:00 Cocktail Networking All Speakers and Attendees

3. Future Application Development of Consumer Electronics Products' Demand on Aluminium Alloy Processing Technology

Date Time Topic Speaker
12 July 13:30-14:10 Applications and Trends of Aluminium Materials in the 3C Industry Lin Lin, Vice Chief Engineer, Southwest Aluminium Co., Ltd.
14:10-14:50 Reducing Costs of Aluminium Alloy for Mobile Phone Shells Zeng Xiaoqin, Deputy Dean, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Materials
14:50-15:30 Development and Opportunities for Smart Phone Terminals Huo Shengli, Product Director, Shanghai Longcheer Science and Technology Co., Ltd.
15:30-16:10 Application of 7xxx Series Aluminium Alloy in Wearable Electronic Equipment Liu Zhijie, Liu Zhijie, Senior R&D Engineer, Kam Kiu Aluminium Group
16:10-16:50 Innovative Application of Aluminium Processes in Surface Decoration of Household Appliances Cai Xunru, Chief Engineer, Hefei Meiling Co.,Ltd.

4. Energy Saving and Environment Protection Technology Development in Aluminium Processing Industry

Date Time Topic Speaker
12 July 9:15-9:55 European Aluminium Foil Innovation Award
10:00-10:05 Address by Leaders of China Non-Ferrous Metals Industry Association China Non-Ferrous Metals Industry Association
10:05-10:35 Solid Waste Resource Utilization Technology and Reclaimed Water Recycling in Aluminium Processing Industry Xiong Yingming, Vice Chairman, Guangdong Provincial Non-Ferrous Metal Society Aluminium Processing Committee; Chairman, Foshan Sanshui Jing Hawk Aluminium Surface Technical Innovation Center Co., Ltd.
10:35-11:05 Environmental Challenges in Surface Treatment of Aluminium Processing Materials in China Wang Zheng, Chief Engineer, Sichuan Sanxing New Materials Science and Technology Co., Ltd
11:05-11:35 Energy-Saving Scheme for Combustion Systems of Aluminium Processing Enterprise Wei Zhongling, Project Manager, Applied Technology Department, Linde Asia-Pacific
11:35-12:05 Energy-Saving and Environment Protection Design Schemes for Aluminium Processing Enterprises Luoyang Nonferrous Metals Processing and Design Research Institute

5. Themed Display Areas

Area Event date Venue Description
Lightweight Automotive Innovation Area 11-13 July 2018 Lightweight Automotive Display Zone, Hall W4 A demostration of innovative applications and an outlook about the future trend of lightweight semi-finished and finished products. The Zone will offer an exploration of various lightweight materials, structural designs and manufacturing processing technologies from China and abroad.
Deep Processing Exhibition Area 11-13 July 2018 Deep Processing Exhibition Area, Hall W3 The zone will be a concentrated display of the industry’s cutting-edge innovations and outstanding deep-processing products. Exhibits from the fields of transportation, electronics, and for the first time from general aviation and engineering aluminium, will highlight innovative breakthroughs and advanced processing technologies.
Aluminium Packaging Exhibition Area 11-13 July 2018 Aluminium Packaging Exhibition Zone, Hall W2 A showcase of award-winning European aluminium foil innovation products, together with the leading local aluminium packaging products. Through this platform, insights into leading local and international packaging processing technologies will be shared.
Aluminium and Life Exhibition Area 11-13 July 2018 Aluminium and Life Exhibition Area, Hall W3 Manufacturers of all-aluminium furniture will showcase future applications and display aluminium products from across the home furnishing industry




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