Surfair 2024

SURFAIR 2022 PROGRAM

September 24th afternoon sessions


1 : 30 pm: Welcome Coffee

02 : 00 pm: Welcome Note

02 : 10 pm: KEYNOTE - Transforming Surface Processing using Laser Technologies: Replacing Chemicals with Energy for MRO Operation 
  •  Kay Youngdahl Blohowiak, BOEING 
02 : 40 pm: OVERALL THALES STRATEGIE FOR REQUIREMENT AND QUALIFICATION OF SPECIAL PROCESS (AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS)
  •  THALES
03: 00  pm:  PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT OF TRIVALENT CHROMIUM PASSIVATIONS - QUALITY CONTROL AND NEW TECHNICS
  • SURTEC
03 : 20 pm : TRIVALENT CHROMIUM CONVERSION PROCESSES - AN OVERVIEW OF CHALLENGES AND APPROACH

03 : 50 pm : PLASMA PROCESSES TOWARDS CONTROLLED AND GREEN SURFACE PREPARATION IN THE AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
  • DHIA BEN SALEM, PLASMATREAT
04 : 10 pm :  EXHIBITORS PITCH

04 : 35 pm : NEW GENERATION OF CHROME FREE PRIMER FOR PROTECTION OF AIRCRAFT INTEGRAL FUEL TANK
  • PAULINE COTE, Project ManagerAKZONOBEL
  • PIERRE-JEAN LATHIERE ,R&D Structure Coatings Manager, AKZONOBEL
05 : 05 pm : EXHIBITORS' VILLAGE TIME

05 : 35 pm : AIRCRAFT ACTUATOR OIL LEAKAGE AND PARTS CORROSION PREVENTED BY HARDIDE CVD TUNGSTEN CARBIDE COATING, APPROVED BY AIRBUS AS ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY ALTERNATIVE TO HARD CHROME PLATING
  •  YURI ZHUK, Technical Director, HARDIDE PLC 
05 : 55 pm  : EXHIBITORS PITCH

06 : 20 pm :  ANAPHORESIS, INDUSTRIAL CHALLENGE AND UNIQUE CHROME FREE SOLUTION FOR SOME PARTS 
  • STEPHANIE BARBREL, Head of surface engineering, DASSAULT
06 : 40pm Opening reception 

May 4th morning sessions
What can we do to improve sustainability and reduce our impact on the environment? How engaged are we?

09 : 00 am : SILICATE SEALED SULFURIC ACID ANODIZING (SAA AND TFSAA) AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO ANODIZING PROCESSES IMPACTED BY REACH REGULATION
  • ALEX JACOBONI,  Engineer, SAFRAN
  • JEAN-ARTHUR DREVET,  Engineer,  SAFRAN
09 : 30 am  : MAGNESIA – DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPLETE CORROSION PROTECTION SYSTEM FOR MAGNESIUM AND ITS ALLOYS 
  •  MATTHIEU SCHNEIDER MAUNOURY, Project & Development manager, SATYS
  •  MATHIEU NICOLAS, Research & Engineer, SATYS 
10 : 00 am : GRAPHENE ENHANCED COATINGS FOR SUSTAINABLE CORROSION PROTECTION IN THE AERONAUTICS AND AEROSPACE INDUSTRIES
  • THOMAS BOTTEIN, R&D EngineerCARBON WATERS
10 : 30 am : EXHIBITORS' VILLAGE TIME

11 : 00 am : HARD CHROME PLATING BY TRIVALENT CHROMIUM : MAJOR ADVANCES AND FIRST INDUSTRIAL APPLICATION WITH THE DURATRI 240 ELECTROLYTE OF COVENTYA
  • JOHANN MERLET, Project Manager, IRT M2P 
  • LAURENT BORTOLOTTO, Expert surface treatments & corrosion, AIRBUS HELICOPTERS
11 : 30  am  : RING*: SOL-GEL ADHESION PROMOTER FORMULATION FOR MANUAL SANDING REPLACEMENT
  • AURELIEN VOISIN, R&D Projetct Manager, RESCOLL
11 : 50  am  : PRIMERLESS AEROSPACE TOPCOAT
  • ERIC MORRIS, Global Technology Manager, PPG
12 : 10 pm :  ATELIER REACH
  • OLIVIER BRUCELLE, Dr-Eng - Surface Treatment Specialist, COLLINS AEROSPACE

12 : 30 pm : Lunch Break

May 4th Afternoon sessions

Are our laboratory tests representative of in service behavior?

01 : 50 pm :  TRIVALENT CONVERSION PROCESS: INDUSTRIAL FEEDBACK AND INNOVATIONS WITH COLORED TCP (TOUCH UP & REPAIR)
  • EMILIE CHAMPAGNE,  Technical support, SOCOMORE
  • MARTIN GOIBIER, Product Manager, SOCOMORE
02 : 20 pm : TOWARDS CORROSION CYCLE REPRESENTATIVE OF ARIANE 6 PRODUCT LIFE CYCLE
  •  VINCENT DEBOUT, Technical Coordinator Surface Treatment , ARIANE GROUP
02 : 40 pm : ADVANCED CORROSION TESTING: TEST RESULTS VS IN-SERVICE CONDITIONS. IMPROVED TEST
  • DAVID SINOPOLI, Material Engineer, AIRBUS HELICOPTERS 
03 : 30 pm : EXHIBITORS' VILLAGE TIME
 
03 : 30 pm : IN SERVICE BEHAVIOR OF THE TRIVALENT CHROMIUM PASSIVATION PROCESS MAINTENANCE AND QUALITY CONTROL
  • PETER VOLK, Head of research & development metal pre-treatment & industrial parts cleaning, SURTEC INTERNATIONAL GMBH
03 : 50 pm  ACCELERATED TESTING OF AEROSPACE COATING SYSTEMS USING COMBINED MECHANICAL STRESS AND ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURE
  • KAREN SCHULTZ, Material engineer, THE BOEING COMPANY

May 4th Afternoon session 
New ways of manufacturing: is the surface treatment and painting ready?

04 : 10 pm : POSTROCESSING OF METAL ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING PARTS WITH NEW DRY ELETROPOLISHING TECHNOLOGY
  • PAU SARSANEDAS, President & CEO, GPA INNOVA
04 : 30 pm : DEVELOPMENT OF A POLISHING SOLUTION FOR TA6V AND AS7G06 ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING PARTS
  • JEROME FRAYRET, Chemistry pole manager, INEOSURF
  • MATTHIEU SCHNEIDER MAUNOURY, Scientific expert, IRT M2P 
05 : 00 pm : EXHIBITORS' VILLAGE TIME
  
05 : 30 pm : DRY PAINT FOR COMPOSITE MANUFACTURING AND REPAIR
  • STANISLAS CHEVALIER, President  CORSO MAGENTA
  • NATACHA GOUTAY, R&D Director CORSO MAGENTA
06 : 00 pm : ACCELERATED CURE COATINGS FOR MANUFACTURINGAND ENERGY EFFICIENCY
  • KAREN SCHULTZ, Materials and Process engineer  THE BOEING COMPANY

End of conferences

08 : 00 pm : GALA DINNER 

May 5th morning sessions

New ways of manufacturing: is the surface treatment and painting ready?

 09 : 00 am NEW THIN FILM SULFURIC ANODISING, DEPLOYMENT STRATEGY OF THE PROCESS IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN
  • CHARLES JAMBON, Surface treatment expert, DASSAULT AVIATION 

 09 : 20 am CHROMAERO PROJECT : DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW HARD CHROMIUM PROCESS FROM TRIVALENT CHROMIUM 
  • BENOIT FORI, Scientific coordinator, MECAPROTEC INDUSTRIES 
  • JOEL ALEXIS, LGP INP-ENIT 

09 : 50 am LEAF (LASER ENHANCED AIR FLOW) – TOWARDS INDUSTRIALIZATION OF LASER RIBLETS 
  • TOBIAS DYCK, Head of new business, 4JET 
  • GUNNAR HANSEN, Director - Head of R&D aviation, MANKIEWICZ

10 : 20 pm : EXHIBITORS' VILLAGE TIME  


SURFAIR LAB : new challenges, new trends 


10 : 45 am : TWIN SCAN CONTROL: A FUNDAMENTAL STEP IN AIRPLANE AUTOMATION PROCESS
  • FRANCOIS LESQUIR, Product Manager Aircracft Distance Control Technology, CTI SYSTEMS

11 : 05  am :  TAMS (TOTAL APPEARANCE MEASURMENT SYSTEM) -  A NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR ASSESSING AIRPLANE APPEARANCE QUALITY
  • PIERRE MORANDI, Technology leader appearance product, KONICA MINOLTA

11 : 25 am  AUTOMATIC PAINT APPLICATION INCL. ENVIRONMENTALTOPICS, DIGITAL PRODUCTS, FUTURE OUTLOOK AND VISIONS
  • MARC FURMANNEK, DURR
  • SABINE MEWIS, DURR
11 : 50  am : START UP PITCH

12 : 05 pm : TECHNOLOGICAL KEYNOTE - ZERO Emission Aircraft: reducing the climate impact of flying 
  • YANNICK GIRARD, Head of ZEROe Industrial Operations & Integration, AIRBUS
12 : 20 pm : SURFAIR AWARDS

12 : 35 pm : LUNCH

02 : 00 pm END OF CONGRESS