Asian Retread Conference – Programme Schedule

(DAY – 1 (2 October, 2018) )

Registration and Refreshments 08:00-09:00 am

Opening Session

Welcome address

Antony Powath

Asian Business Media (ABM), India

9:00 – 9:10

Opening address

YB Dato’ Kamarudin Jaffar

Deputy Minister of Transport, Malaysia

9:10 – 9:30

VIP Tour of Exhibits

09:30 – 10:00

10:00 – 10:30 | Tea & Coffee Break

Inaugural Session

Chin Hon Meng

Tyre Retreading Manufacturers’ Association of Malaysia (TRMAM)

10:30 – 11:00

Opening Address

Dato’ Dr. Zairossani Mohd Nor

Malaysian Rubber Board

12:00 – 12:30

Presidential & Inaugural Address

David Stevens

Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau (TRIB), USA

11:00 – 11:30

Keynote Address

12:30 – 12:45

Launch of 10th anniversary of Tyre Asia magazine by Director General of the Malaysian Rubber Board

Karan Sanghi

Tyresoles, Chairman of TREA

11:30 – 12:00

Opportunities & Challenges for the Automotive, Tyre and Retread Sectors – the Indian Perspective

12:45 – 14:00 | Lunch Break

Day 1 – Session 1 – Tyre Safety and Maintenance

Adam Gosling

Tyre Safe

14:00 – 14:30

Do You ASSuMe Your Tyres Are “OK”?

Mohd Azhar Mohd Wazir

Kit Loong Tyre Management Sdn Bhd

14:30 – 15:00

Striving To Achieve BETTER Safety, FASTER Turnaround Time By Minimizing Downtime And Increase Efficiency With A CHEAPER Cost

Dato’ Mohamed Noor Sany

Chemical Industries Council of Malaysia (CICM)

15:00 – 15:30

Advance Heavy Vehicle – Driver Competency Training (AHV-DCP)

Peter J. Berinus Agang

Principal Assistant Director,
Head of Legal Metrology and Consumer Protection Unit

15:30 – 16:00

 Trade Descriptions [Marking of Pneumatic Tyre] Order 2012

16:00 – 16:30 | Tea & Coffee Break

Day 1 – Session 2 – Materials & Mixing

David Wilson

Retreading Business

16:30 – 17:15

The Role of Suppliers in Assuring a Better, More Competitive and Cost Efficient Retreading Industry

Dr. Amir Hashim Md Yatim Malaysian Ruber Board

17:15 – 17:45

 Specialty Natural Rubbers in Tyre Application

Ho Kai Poh

Performance Additives

17:45 – 18:15

Rubber Processing Additives Adds Value To Tyre Retreads: BETTER – FASTER – CHEAPER

 

19:00 23:00 – Cocktail / Dinner