April 24-26, 2018Donald E. Stephens Convention CenterRosemont, IL

International Powder & Bulk Solids Schedule Viewer 2018

View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by pass type, track, and format. With this Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the Mobile App, once live. Sessions do fill up and seating is first come, first serve, so arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend.

Tuesday | 9:00 am

Panel Discussion: Dust Explosions & Dust Collection

Steven Luzik (DEKRA Process Safety), Ashok Dastidar (Westinhouse Electric Co. LLC at Fauske & Associates LLC), Craig Froehling (Cargill), Jack E. Osborn (Airdusco EDS), Bill Stevenson (CV Technology), Johannes Dr. Lottermann (Rembe Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Keynotes

Tuesday | 10:15 am

Controlling an Out of Control Process

Clarence Richard (Clarence Richard Company)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Help! My Powder or Bulk Solid Won't Flow from My Bin, Hopper, or Silo!

Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

New Tools for Regulatory Compliance in Powder Processing: How Pneumatic Conveying & Industrial Vacuum Cleaning Systems Simplify Compliance with NFPA, OSHA, FDA / FSMA, ANSI, NIOSH, ANSI/ASSE Regulations

David Kennedy (VAC-U-MAX)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Standards Compliance

Pneumatic Conveying Physical Demonstration

Jack Hilbert, PE (Pneumatic Conveying Consultants LLC)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Safeguarding Explosion-Prone Installations: Prescriptive vs. Performance-Based

Johannes Dr. Lottermann (Rembe Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Tuesday | 11:00 am

Dust Explosion Mitgitation

Jason Reason (Lewellyn Technology)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Tuesday | 12:00 pm

Dust Explosion Demonstration

Dr.-Ing. Johannes Lotterman (Rembe Inc.)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Tuesday | 1:30 pm

Basics & Applications of Particle Characterization

Remi Trottier (The Dow Chemical Company)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Facilitated Bulk Storage & Feeding Tour

Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Show Floor Tours

Optimizing Existing Pneumatic Conveying Systems

Jack Hilbert, PE (Pneumatic Conveying Consultants LLC)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Step-by-Step Bin & Feeder Design to Reliably Handle Powders & Bulk

Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Tuesday | 3:15 pm

How Proper Silo Design Can Prevent Silo Failures

Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.), Gary Chubb (Chubb Engineering)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Key Essentials to Food and Nutrition Powder Blending

Steven Wicklund (Tetra Pak, Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Novel Technologies & Applications

NFPA Combustible Dust Standards 2017 Update

Laura Moreno (National Fire Protection Association)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Standards Compliance

Panel Discussion: Misery Loves Company

Jim Koch (The Dow Chemical Company), Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Broader Perspectives Panels

Tuesday | 4:00 pm

10 Considerations for Pneumatic Conveying System Design

David Kennedy (VAC-U-MAX)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Wednesday | 9:00 am

Panel Discussion: Pneumatic Conveying

Jack Hilbert, PE (Pneumatic Conveying Consultants LLC), Mark Jones (University of Newcastle), Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.), Jonathan Thorn (Schneck Process LLC), Speaker TBA

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Keynotes

Wednesday | 10:15 am

Combustible Dust Management Screening: Methodology & Tool Development

Sean Classen (RISK, Inc.)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Conveyor Selection Criteria for Mechanical Handling Systems

Daniel Ausling (TUNRA), Craig Wheeler (University of Newcastle)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

How Do I Mix, Blend & Effectively Sample My Powders & Bulk Solids?

Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

OSHA Guidance on Standard 1910

Speaker TBA

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Standards Compliance

Trends & Innovations in Powder Processing for Life Science Applications

Par Almhem (Modwave)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Novel Technologies & Applications

Wednesday | 11:00 am

Education at the Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center (BSIC)

John Lawrence (Kansas State University)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Wednesday | 12:00 pm

Dust Explosion Demonstration

Dr.-Ing. Johannes Lotterman, PhD (Rembe Inc.)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Wednesday | 1:00 pm

Scaling Up Conveying Equipment

Greg Patterson (Hapman)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Wednesday | 1:30 pm

Don’t Blame Your Mixer or Blender on Problems Caused by Material Segregation!

Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Dust Explosions - The Nature of the Problem & Practical Measures for its Control

Steven Luzik (DEKRA Process Safety)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Facilitated Pneumatic Conveying Tour

Jack Hilbert, PE (Pneumatic Conveying Consultants LLC)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Show Floor Tours

Panel Discussion: Deriving the Greatest ROI in Scaling Up Automation in Food Factories

John Forrester (Powder & Bulk Solids Magazine), David Rose (Spiroflow)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Broader Perspectives Panels

Wednesday | 3:00 pm

Janssen Theory Demonstration

John Lawrence (Kansas State University)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Wednesday | 3:15 pm

Next Steps in Continuous Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing: Conveying, Screening, Recovering & Reusing Metal Powders While Rendering Combustible Metal Powders Inert 

David Kennedy (VAC-U-MAX)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Troubleshooting Pneumatic Conveying Systems

Mark Jones (University of Newcastle)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Understanding the Issues with Level Measurement & How to Correct Them

Herman Coello (Siemens Industry, Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Novel Technologies & Applications

Volumetric & Gravimetric Feeder Design to Ensure Reliable Flow

Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Wednesday | 4:00 pm

Dust Explosion Prevention

Kevin Jeffries (Jensen Hughes)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Thursday | 9:00 am

Panel Discussion: Mixing, Sampling & Segregation

Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.), Jim Koch (The Dow Chemical Company), Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Keynotes

Thursday | 10:15 am

Effective Chute Design to Avoid Plugging, Wear, Spillage & Dusting

Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Faciliated Dust Control Tour

Kevin Cronin (Powder & Bulk Solids Magazine, UBM)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Show Floor Tours

Material Storage Fundamentals

Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.), Scott Miller (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

The Use of DEM & Scale Modeling for Materials Handling Design

Daniel Ausling (TUNRA)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Thursday | 12:00 pm

Dust Explosion Demonstration

Dr.-Ing. Johannes Lotterman, PhD (Rembe Inc.)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Thursday | 1:00 pm

Agglomeration Fundamentals

Chris Kozicki (FEECO International, Inc.)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Thursday | 1:30 pm

Disruptive Technology

Travis Wallace (Magnum Systems)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Novel Technologies & Applications

Effect of Temperature & Relative Humidity on Bulk Solids Handling

John Lawrence (Kansas State University)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Essentials for an Effective Dust Collection System

Jack E. Osborn (Airdusco EDS)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

How to Tackle Big Problems with Small Powder Handling Equipment

Eric Maynard (Jenike & Johanson)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Thursday | 3:00 pm

Proper Application & Maintenance of Conveyor Belt Scales & Weighfeeders

John Dronette (Siemens Industry)

Location: Booth 3015

Pass Type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free)

Free Content & Activities: Center Stage

Thursday | 3:15 pm

Dust Control

Jason Reason (Lewellyn Technology)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Standards Compliance

Energy-Efficient Systems

Speaker TBA

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Novel Technologies & Applications

Grinding, Milling & Size Reduction

Michael Bradley (University of Greenwich)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Panel Discussion: To Retrofit or To Invest? Makign the Best Equipment-Based Decision for Your Business

Diane Cave (EPM Consulting), Thomas Frazier (Thomas & Muller), Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.), Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies, Inc.)

Pass Type: Conference (Paid)

Conference Tracks: Broader Perspectives Panels