XXth International Conference


June 12th — June 14th





Wednesday, June 12th 2019



General partner of the conference is

ANDRITZ Fiedler GmbH

Partners of the conference





    Arrival of participants in the morning
  12:00–13:00 Lunch



  11:0013:00 Registration


Official opening of the conference
Jan Gojný, APPI Chair 
Štefan Boháček, APPI Vice-Chair

Main trends in pulp and paper industry in SR
Miroslav Vajs, Štefan Boháček, Juraj Dlhopolček, Maroš Kováč 
ZCPP, Banská Bystrica

EU circular economy and its impact on paper industry
Jaroslav Tymich, President of ACPP Prague


APPI mission and how it can assist in the development of enterprise and employee development
Jan Gojný, APPI Chair 

Cryolysis and its impact on crystalline structure of the pulp – research activities at Research Institute of Pulp and Paper
Štefan Boháček
VUPC a.s., Bratislava

  15:00–15:30 Break, refreshment


Preparation of paper pulp 100 years ago
Ivo Charvát, expert consultant
Miloš Lešikar, ACPP Praha

Evaluation of compliance with BAT conclusions at plants producing pulp, paper and paper boards
Milan Flíček

  17:00 Discussion and conclusion 
  19:00 Social evening – celebration of 50th anniversary of APPI founding


Thursday, June 13th



Input control and waste paper testing 
Kristína Karlíková, Štefan Šutý
Technical University Bratislava

Final and in-process control at Mondi Štětí a.s.
Juraj Kilian
Mondi Štětí a.s.

Preparation of stock for decoration and wallpaper
Ondřej Vozár
Papcel a.s., Litovel

  10:30–11:00 Break, refreshment


Is it possible to optimize or modify your pulper beneath the paper machine?
Peter Lukáč
Voith Paper, Ravensburg

Optimization of removal of impurities and sticky residui in fine screening
Uwe Wolf
ANDRITZ Fiedler GmbH, Regensburg, Německo

Refining proces: customization leads to optimiozations
Michele Ghibelini
Airaghi, Itálie

  12:30–14:00 Lunch


Machines of BlueLine series & components for optimization of functionality
Armin Volk
Voith Paper, Ravensburg

Importance of on-line measurement in terms of optimization of recycling and deinking processes
Daniel Wätzig
BTG Instruments GmbH, Wessling, Germany

  15:00–15:30 Break, refreshment


Measurement of sticky particles in PS systems and methods of treatment
Per Carlsson
Solenis Švédsko

The journey to decarbonization of paper industry.
Where to find energy savings?

Josef Zbořil
a member emeritus of ACPP, SP CR and WHSV Brussels

  17:00 Discussion and conference conclusion
  19:00 Social evening


June 12th-13th 2019



Student poster section in the course of the whole conference


Friday, June 14th



Excursion to Vetropack Moravia Glass a.s. Kyjov.
For Friday June 14th at 10:00 a.m. we have prepared an excursion for you at Vetropack Moravia Glass a.s. company, Havlíčkova 180/18, 697 01 Kyjov. The excursion will take 1,5 – 2 hours. Participants will be divided in groups with the guide.
You are kindly requested to indicate your interest in the excursion in the application form!

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