List of speakers (Tentative)


Special Opening      

Prof. Minoru Terano (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan)

Title:"Creation of future polyolefin"


Plenary Speakers

Prof. Elena Groppo (University of Torino, Italy)

Title:"The contribution of operando optical spectroscopies to olefin polymerization catalysis"


Prof. Zhaomin Hou (Riken, Japan)

Title:"Synthesis of Self-healing polyolefin by catalyst-controlled microstructure regulation"


Prof. Kyoko Nozaki (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Title:"Polyolefins with toughness and beyond"

Prof. Wen-Hua Sun (Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

Title:"Late transition metal precatalysts in ethylene reactivity: From concepts into commercialization"


Prof. Yong Tang (Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

Title:"Synergistic olefin polymerizations catalysis with multinuclear Ni complexes"


Keynote Speakers

Prof. Vincenzo Busico (Università di Napoli Federico II)

Title:"Speeding up polyolefin characterizations: an integrated HTE/ML approach"

Prof. Changle Chen (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

Title:"Synthesis and properties of polar functionalized polyolefins"


Prof. Dongmei Cui (Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

Title:"Synthesis of new plastics and elastomers: catalysts, structures, and properities.

Prof. Rhett Kempe(University of Bayreuth, Germany)

Title:"Controlling ethylene insertions"


Prof. Bun Yeoul Lee (Ajou University, Korea)

Title:"MAO-free catalytic system for ethylene tetramerization: from flask to industrial processt"

Prof. Alceo Macchioni (University of Perugia, Italy)

Title:"Levels of complexity affecting the reactivity of molecular olefin-polymerization catalysts"

Dr. Victor F. Quiroga Norambuena (ARLANXEO Netherlands B.V., The Netherlands)



Prof. Takeshi Shiono (Hiroshima University, Japan)

Title:"Novel tailor-made cycloolefin Copolymers Obtained Using ansa-Fluorenylamidodimethyltitanium-based catalysts"


Prof. Toshiaki Taniike (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan)

Title:"Data-driven approach applied to heterogeneous Ziegler-Natta catalysts"


Invited Speakers

Dr. Giuseppe Antinucc(Università di Napoli Federico II)

Dr. Akinori Bando (Sumitomo Chemical. Co., Ltd., Japan)
Prof. Yohan Champouret (Université de Lille, France)
Prof. Matthew P. Conley (University of California, Riverside USA)

Dr. Naoko Dai (ADEKA Corp. Japan)

Dr. Shigetaka Hayano (Zeon Co. Japan)
Dr. Takeharu Isaki (Mitsui Chemicals Co., Japan)
Dr. Sang Jin Jeon (LG Chem,Korea)
Prof. Zhongbao Jian (Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Dr. Soichi Kikkawa (Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan)
Prof. Boonyarach Kitiyanan (Chulalongkorn University, Thailand)
Prof. Suwadee Kongparakul (Thammasat University, Thailand)
Prof. Bo-Geng Li (Zhejiang University, China)

Prof. Boping Liu (South China Agricultural University, China)

Prof. Heng Liu (Qingdao,University of Science and Technology, China)
Prof. Shaofeng Liu (Qingdao University of Science & Technology, China)
Dr. Qaiser Mahmood (Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Guangdong Laboratory, China)
Prof. Hiroki Miura (Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan)
Prof. Xavier Solans-Monfort (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain)
Prof. Naoki Nakatani (Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan)
Dr. Hiroshi Okumura (Risho Kogyo Co., Ltd, Japan)
Prof. Giovanni Ricci (CNR-SCITEC, Institute of Chemical Science and Technologies “G. Natta”, Italy)
Dr. Kazuya Sakata (Japan Polychem Co. Japan)

Dr. Guoquiang Fan (Sinopec, China)
Dr. Piyawan Tiyapiboonchaiya (SCG Chemicals Co., Ltd., Thailand)

Prof. Ekasith Somsook (Mahidol University, Thailand) 

Dr. Tomoyuki Tada (Polyplastics Co., Ltd. Japan)
Prof. Daisuke Takeuchi (Hirosaki University, Japan)

Prof. Hiroki Takeshita (The University of Shiga Prefecture, Japan)
Prof. Ryo Tanaka (Hiroshima University, Japan)

Dr. Hiroyuki Kono (Toho Titanium Co. Japan)

Dr. Toru Wada (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan)
Prof. Wen-Jun Wang (Zhejiang University, China)
Prof. Yixian Wu (Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China)

Prof. Zhibin Ye (Concordia University, Canada)

Dr. Jianjun Yi (Petro China, China)

Dr. Weizhen Zhao (Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Prof. Shu Zhang (Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China)
Prof. Wenjuan Zhang (Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology)