Wednesday, 18 January 2017


Agenda/Program Schedule (Subject to Minor Changes)

08:00

Registration

09:30

Lamp Lighting

09:35

Welcome Address by MD, SELECTBIO

09:40

Inaugural Address by Secretary, SFS, Flow Chemistry Society

10:05

FCS-India: A Year in Retrospect by President, FCS-India Chapter

10:15

Memento Presentation

10:20

Group Photograph

10:30

Coffee Break and Networking in Exhibition Area


Session 1: Transforming Industrial Chemistry Through Flow
Session Chair: Kuber Jagdale, Head-API Manufacturing, CIPLA Ltd, India

11:00

Small Molecules and Flow Chemistry
Ian Baxendale, Professor, Durham University, United Kingdom

11:40

Continuous Flow Process: A New Paradigm in Polymers and Materials Syntheses
Anil Kumar, Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

12:20

Application of Process Intensification Tools to Fine Chemical & Pharmaceutical Production
Charlotte Wiles, Chief Executive Officer, Chemtrix BV, Netherlands

13:00

Lunch Break and Networking in Exhibition Area


Session 2: Successful Implementation of Continuous Flow Manufacturing
Session Chair: Vilas H Dahanukar, Chief Scientist, Process R&D, Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd, India

14:00

The Use of Flow Technology to Facilitate Sustainable Fine Chemical and Pharmaceutical Manufacturing in Africa
Paul Watts, Professor & Research Chair, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa

14:35

Benefits and Barriers to Implementation of Continuous Manufacturing
Vikas Nagpal, Associate Vice President - Global Process & Technology, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., India

15:10

Techno-commercial Roadmap to Develop a 'Business Case' for Continuous Flow Manufacturing (CFM)
Vijay Kirpalani, President, FCS-India Chapter , CEO, Pi-Process Intensification Exp. LLP, India

15:45

Zaiput Flow TechnologiesTechnology Spotlight:
Integrated Liquid-Liquid Separator and its Uses in Flow Chemistry
Andrea Adamo, Chief Executive Officer, Zaiput Flow Technologies

16:00

Coffee Break and Networking in Exhibition Area


Session 3: Process Engineering for Continuous Flow Manufacturing
Session Chair: D P Kudav, Professor & Chairman, University of Mumbai & Elect-FCS-India Chapter, India

16:20

Chemical Engineer’s View of Multistep Flow Synthesis
Amol Kulkarni, Scientist, National Chemical Laboratory, India

16:55

Flow Chemistry – The Process Defines the Rules
Robert Ashe, Managing Director, AM Technology, United Kingdom

17:30

Application of Diazonium Salts in Multistep Continuous Flow Processes
Duncan Browne, Lecturer in Organic Chemistry, Cardiff University, United Kingdom

18:05

End of First Day of Conference

Thursday, 19 January 2017


Session 4: Diversity of Flow Chemistry Applications
Session Chair: M M V Ramana, Professor & Head, University of Mumbai, India

09:00

Micro-flow Synthesis of Metal and Composite Particles for Catalytic and Sensor Applications
J Michael Koehler, Head of Department, Technische Universitat Ilmenau, Germany

09:35

The Impact of Additive Manufacturing on Micro Reactor Technology
Daniel Mink, Center Manager, DSM Innovative Synthesis B.V., Netherlands

10:10

Micro-Total Process System (µ-TPS) for API synthesis
Ajay Singh, Scientist, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, India

10:25

Flowid Products BVTechnology Spotlight:
Spinning Disk Reactor Technology for Flow Chemistry
Wouter Stam, Managing Director, Flowid Products BV

10:40

Coffee Break and Networking in Exhibition Area


Session 5: Strategies from R&D to Market
Session Chair: Prathama Mainkar, Sr. Scientist, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, India

11:15

Strategies to Accelerate the R&D by Research Intensification
Manjinder Singh, Unit Head - R&D, Cipla Ltd, India

11:50

Regulatory Pathway to Continuous Manufacturing & US-FDA's Guidance
Sandeep Kattamuri, Chief Operating Officer, Glochem Industries Ltd, India

12:25

PAT Tools: Control of Continuous Flow Manufacturing (Speaker to be Confirmed)

12:40

Flow Spectrum and Interactive Session

13:30

Lunch Break and Networking in Exhibition Area


Session 6: Continuous Bioprocessing & Automation in Flow
Session Chair: P Srihari, Principal Scientist, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, India

14:30

Immobilized Enzymes in Novel Continuous-Flow Reactor Systems
Laszlo Poppe, Professor, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

15:05

Envisioning the Future of Chemical Synthesis on Earth and Amongst the Stars
Richard Jones, Chief Commercial Officer, ThalesNano Nanotechnology Inc, Hungary

15:40

Question Tea

16:09

Flash Presentations

16:10

DoE in Flow Chemistry

16:20

Automation and Digitalization: Enabling Compliant CFM (Speaker to be Confirmed)

16:30

Selection Guide for Flow Reactors, Pumps, Continuous Distillation, Crystallization, Filtration and Drying

16:45

Continuous Cost Effective Chromatographic Purifications

16:55

Closing Remarks by Vice President, FCS-India Chapter

16:58

Vote of Thanks by MD, SELECTBIO

17:00

End of Conference