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Pre-Event Sunday, May 10, 2015

16:00 - 19:00

Registration Open

Day 1 Program Monday, May 11, 2015

08:00 - 09:00

Registration Open

09:00 - 09:05

Opening Remarks

09:05 - 09:10

Welcoming Remarks Ⅰ

 LI Lingshen

LI Lingshen

China Nonwovens & Industrial Textiles Association
09:10 - 09:15

Welcoming Remarks Ⅱ

David E. Rousse

David Rousse

09:15 - 09:45

The Global Economy - Modest Improvement



09:45 - 10:15

Overview and Trends of China and Global Hygiene Market

Provide analysis on the current situation and trends of 2014 China hygiene market, comparison with global industry trends and predict the future development. Introduce the influencing factors and promotion ways for baby diaper market, and present the general situation of women’s sanitary protection products and the potential development of incontinence.

DU Jiaqi

Senior Research Analyst
Euromonitor International (Shanghai) Co Ltd
10:15 - 10:45

Tea & Coffee Break

10:45 - 11:15

The Development Trends of Fabrics for Disposable Hygiene Products

Yong Jiao


General Manager
Shanghai Fengge nonwoven Co., Ltd
Senior Consultant
11:15 - 11:45

Key Nonwoven Technologies and Capacity Developments for Hygiene Absorbent Products in Asia

Demand for hygiene absorbent nonwoven products in China and across the Asian region as a whole continues to rapidly advance particularly in still developing markets.  The market is being served by a variety of nonwoven technologies wherein many new developments have and will continue to occur.  As demand grows and products change to meet changing consumer preferences so will the nonwoven technologies that produce these products. 

David J. Price

David J. Price

Price Hanna Consultants
11:45 - 11:55


11:55 - 14:00

Buffet Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Asian Hygiene Market Trends & Soft Nonwoven Solution

Asia hygiene market is perceived as the growth drive of global hygiene business. With a high birth rate and fast growing economy, Asia hygiene market is growing with double digits year over year. However, due to economic and culture differences vs. western regions, Asia market is highly differentiated. Both multinational players and local player are being challenged by Asian consumers’ demand.

Yisong Huo

HUO Yisong

Sr. Director, Product Development - Asia
PGI (Polymer Group Inc.)
14:30 - 15:00

TENCEL® Short Cut in Dispersible NW Fabrics: Meeting Consumer Needs by Combining Strength in Use with Dispersibility

Elisabeth Stanger

Elisabeth Stanger

Global Director, Business Development Hygiene
Lenzing AG
15:00 - 15:30

New Development of Nonwoven Machinery for Hygiene Products

Hygienic market in Asia has been booming for several year, there are many development of the nonwoven machines and technologies for this application. More and more hygienic producer are choosing high efficiency, low energy costs, high speed and wide machines. In this lecture, the new development of nonwoven machines for the application for hygienic products will be introduced.

WENG Wenchao

WENG Wenchao

Executive Director
Dilo Shanghai
15:30 - 16:00

Tea & Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:30

The Role of Superabsorbent Polymer (SAP) in the Development of Hygiene Products

Since Superabsorbent polymer (SAP) has been introduced into  disposable diapers  more than three decades ago,  manufacturers have been  continuing  to focus on  thinner  productswith  ever  improving  performance, i.e., good absorption, dryness and no leakage. Thinner diapers  not only  help  end  users  feel  comfort  but also reduce  the  transportation costs and help  supermarkets  optimize  economically  shelf space.

Young Sam Kim

Research Fellow, Basic Materials & Chemicals R&D
LG Chem Research Park
16:30 - 17:00

How Adhesives Contribute to Hygiene Product Development

The premium baby diaper sector continues to outpace market growth, and consumers are demanding lighter, thinner, more comfortable hygiene products that also deliver exceptional durability, absorbency and in-use integrity.

Evan Yuan

Evan Yuan

Hygiene Technical Manager
H.B. Fuller

End of The Day

17:00 - 18:00

Cocktail Reception

Day 2 Program Tuesday, May 12, 2015

08:30 - 09:00

Registration Open

09:00 - 09:30

Chinese Consumers and Hygiene Products: Shopping Behavior and Brand Decision Making

With 1.3 billion people and rising disposable incomes, China is a consumer market no company can ignore. How much do we know about how Chinese consumers of disposable hygiene products (including wipes) shop for these products? How do they make product and brand choices? Are there differences among demographic and geographic segments?

Jan O’Regan

Jan O’Regan

Director, Strategic Initiatives Global Supply Chain Marketing
Cotton Inc.
09:30 - 10:00

How to Seize the Opportunity of Adult Incontinence Product Market Development?

Amy Qian

Amy Qian

BD & Marketing Director
10:00 - 10:30

Ingeo Biofiber Innvoations in Fibers and Nonwovens

Today, global drive for increased sustainable development is the norm in the nonwoven industry. NatureWorks is committed to the concept of sustainability by offering innovative and responsible Ingeo biofiber and nonwoven products which provide real environmental benefits and performance solutions for individuals and the society.

Robert Green

Ingeo Fibers & Nonwovens Global Business Director
NatureWorks LLC.
10:30 - 11:00

Tea & Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:30

Feminine Disposable Hygiene Market and Trends

  • Overview Global Femcare disposable hygiene market.
  • Chinese Femcare market including consumption, penetration, suppliers, & market share trends from 2008 to 2014, with 2015 to 2019 consumption forecast.
  • Femcare product trends in the Chinese market, including consumer preferences, innovation, and product design.
Joanna Wang

Joanna Wang

Technical Service Manager

Marc Newman

Airlaid PPD & Engineering Manager
11:30 - 12:00

Golden Isles COTM Fluff Pulp: Cellulose With a New Purpose

Golden Isles CO™ modified cellulose fiber is engineered from a renewable raw material to provide a sustainable solution for the manufacture of advanced absorbent cores and air-laid materials.  GP's renewable raw material – trees – is sourced using sustainable forestry practices replacing what is consumed.  Golden Isles CO(tm) Fluff pulp provides benefits to manufacturers in:

Arthur Nonni

Senior Director of Process and Product Technology
Georgia Pacific

Closing Remarks

12:00 - 14:00

Buffet Lunch