21st Microencapsulation Industrial Convention

Montreal, Canada - May 21-24, 2018

Convention program

Monday May 21, 2018
18:00 - 21:00 Registration - Convention Welcome Cocktail Party
Tuesday May 22, 2018, Morning
08:00 - 08:45 Registration
08:45 - 09:00Welcome Corinne Hoesli, McGill Univ., Canada
09:00 - 09:45 Microencapsulation : from fundamentals to industrial process Denis Poncelet, EncapProcess, France
09:45 - 10:30 Exhibitors presentations
10:30 - 12:30 Coffee break - Exhibition - B2B meetings
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
Tuesday May 22, 2018, Afternoon
14:00 - 14:30 Microencapsulation in alginate particles enables the air-drying of lactic and probiotic cultures Claude Champagne, CRDA, Canada
14:30 - 15:00 Strategies for the optimization of microencapsulation by spray-drying Stephan Drusch, TU Berlin, Germany
15:00 - 15:30 Novel Natural Emulsion-based Encapsulation Shell Formulation James Oxley, SwRI, USA
15:30 - 18:10 Coffee break - Exhibition - B2B meetings
19:30 Convention dinner at Auberge Saint-Gabriel.
Wednesday May 23, 2018, Morning
08:30 - 09:00 Artificial Cells - Areas needing industrial bioencapsulation development Thomas Ming Swi Chang, McGill Univ., Canada
09:00 - 09:30 Microencapsulation of Non-Polar Materials using Electrostatic Spray DryingJoel Migchelbrink, Fluid Air, USA
09:30 - 10:00 Spray considerations in fluid bed coating processes Charles Frey, Coating Place, USA
10:00 - 12:40 Coffee break - Exhibition - B2B meetings
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
Wednesday May 23, 2018, Afternoon
14:00 - 14:30 Biodegradable encapsulation: some industrial case-studies Tim Desmet, Agfa, Belgium
14:30 - 15:00 Use of ZeMac E400-based Solutions for Size Regulation of Microcapsules Ashok M. Adur, Vertellus, USA
15:00 - 15:30 Extending the functional capabilities of dietary ingredients via nano-encapsulation Charles Brain, Ingredients Innovations Int., USA
15:30 - 18:10 Coffee break - Exhibition - B2B meetings
Free evening
Thursday May 24, 2018, Morning
08:30 - 09:00 Monitoring lipid accumulation of heterotrophic cells via photo-optical in-situ analysis Joern Emmerich, Sopat, Germany
09:00 - 09:30 Controlled release additives for paints and coating Christophe Barbe, Ceramisphere, Australia
09:30 - 10:00 Upscaling membrane emulsification techniques to industrially meaningful production quantities Marijana Dragosavac, Loughborough University, UK
10:00 - 12:00 Coffee break - Exhibition - B2B meetings
12:00 Take away lunch - End of the event