Daily events

MONDAY 24 SEPTEMBER

EVENTS

4.00-5.00 pm Central Hall

INAUGURATION CEREMONY

 


TUESDAY 25 SEPTEMBER

EVENTS

11.00-12.00 am Central Hall

INTERNATIONAL PRESS CONFERENCE

12.00 am-12.30 pm Central Hall

TECNARGILLA DESIGN AWARDING

 

CONVENTIONS

2.00–6.00 pm Neri Room

VIII ACIMAC ANNUAL MEETING ON LARGE SLABS

Organised by ACIMAC and Tecnargilla in collaboration with Ceramic World Review magazine.

The seminar, which will include simultaneous Italian-English translation, will provide an overview of the latest innovations applied to the production of large ceramic slabs.

Chairman: Paolo Giannini, Chairman of Società Ceramica Italiana

2.00 pm - Registration of participants

 


WEDNESDAY 26 SEPTEMBER

CONVENTIONS

10.00 am - 1.00 pm Diotallevi Room

CERAMIC INDUSTRY TOWARDS A MODEL OF CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Organised by Società Ceramica Italiana in collaboration with ACIMAC and Tecnargilla

10.00 am   Registration of participants
 
10.15 am   Michele Dondi - Chairman of ICerS: Introduction and greetings
 
10.30 am   Circular Economy: a change of paradigm - Luisa Barbieri (Università di Modena and Reggio Emilia)
 
10.50 am   MATER_SOS project: technologcal transfer of results under sustainability point of view
 Michele Dondi (CNR-ISTEC)
 
11.10 am   Company social responsability: how to integrate sustainability principles into business models
 Davide Settembre Blundo (GRESMALT), Fernando E. García-Muiña (Università Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid)
 
1.40 am   Ceramic tile EDP
Andrea Contri (Confindustria Ceramica)
 
12.00 am   Circular economy and energy efficiency: binomial and challenge for the ceramic sector
Barbara Mazzanti (Centro Ceramico)
 
12.20 am   Sustainability and Cost reduction: new ISO 50001: 2018 as efficient organisation model
Matteo Locati (FEDABO)
 
12.40 am   Circularity indicators: LCA approach
Andrea Morfino, Mirca Di Domenico (thinkstep)
 
13.00 am   Closing of the convention
 
Simultaneous Italian–English interpreting will be provided
 

THURSDAY 27 SEPTEMBER

EVENTS

11.30 am - 1.30 pm
Exporting tile and ceramic machines in the world: Focus on Brazil (update of standard NR 12 for machines) and Focus on Russia (tile labelling obligations)
Organised by ACIMAC in cooperation with Advanced Consulting & Engineering S.r.l. – Verona (AC&E)

11.15 am   Registration of participants

11.30 am   Welcome greetings (Stefano Lugli – ACIMAC)

11.45 am   Exporting machines into Brazil: Update to standard NR 12 as a result of the many and recent interpretations of the text of the law (Stefano Nicolussi - AC&E Verona)

12.45 am   Exporting tiles in Russia and in other countries of the custom union EAC (Belarus, Kazakhstan, etc.): EAC certification (Chiara Carone - AC&E Verona)

1.15 pm   Question time

1.30 pm   End of works

 

2.30 - 4.30 pm
Operating updates on measures and instruments to finance research/innovation and to purchase capital goods: European Calls, R&D Tax Credit, Hyper Amortization 4.0
Organised by ACIMAC in cooperation with Inspiralia and Value Target srl

2.45 pm   Registration of participants

2.30 pm   Welcome greetings (Stefano Lugli – ACIMAC)

2.45 pm   Updating of European Calls: Horizon 2020 PMI and Fast Track and the new strategies with the new programme "HORIZON EUROPE" (Edoardo Lucini – Inspiralia)

3.15 pm   Update of R&D tax credit and other national loans (Francesco Raimondi - R&D Manager and Senior Technical Consultant VALUE TARGET srl)

3.35 pm   Updates on the Hyper Amortization 4. 0: explanations from the ministry and analysis of practical cases (Stefano Lugli – ACIMAC and Francesco Raimondi - VALUE TARGET srl)

4.15 pm   Question time

4.30 pm   End of works

CERAMIC WORKSHOP

The extensive exhibition area, situated right at the heart of Tecnargilla 2018, will be dedicated to trends and experiments on ceramic materials and will be divided into the following sections:

CERAMIC AGE -  An exhibition on trends in materials, technology and aesthetics of plane ceramics, curated by the Azzolini-Tinuper architectural studio

TECNARGILLA DESIGN AWARD -  Tecnargilla Design Award (TDA) is the award set up by Tecnargilla to recognise the most innovative technologies, applications and materials applied to the ceramic industry to give rise to future collections of floor and wall tiles. Now in its fifth edition, in 2018 it will revolve around the theme of “The three dimensions”

INTERNATIONAL CERAMICS MUSEUM IN FAENZA AREA -  Will be exhibiting some of the most representative pieces from the collections to illustrate the history of ceramics.

 

PAV. C5

INTERNATIONAL PRESS AREA

PAV. A5

INTERNATIONAL BUYERWS' LOUNGE
Organised in cooperation with the ministry of economic development and ICE - Agency for the promotion abroad and internationalization of Italian companies.