Tagung Programm

Vorläufiges Programm 33. Internationale Baumwoll-Tagung Bremen

Mittwoch, 16. MärzDonnerstag, 17. MärzFreitag, 18. März

Zusammenfassung (englisch)
Session III:
Cotton quality, properties
and testing

Protokoll (englisch)
Session VII:
Cotton production around the world
Session I:

Protokoll (englisch)
Session IV:
New directions in cotton breeding and consumer reception

Protokoll (englisch)
Breakout Session:
Research results as a basis for innovation

Session II:
Cotton in competition

Protokoll (englisch)
Session V:
High-tech in textile
Session VIII:
Panel discussion: Responsible crop protection

Protokoll (englisch)
Session VI:
Innovative cotton products
Mittwoch bis FreitagPoster Präsentationen


 Mittwoch 16. März 2016
10:00 - 18:00Anmeldung
14:00Welcome Addresses

Dr. Carsten Sieling (Video)
Mayor, Bremen, Germany

Ernst Grimmelt
President, Bremer Baumwollbörse, Bremen, Germany

Professor Dr. Axel Herrmann
Director, Faserinstitut Bremen e.V. (FIBRE), Bremen, Germany
14:30 - 16:00Session I: Keynotes (3 Presentations)

Alan McClay (Chairman)
BCI, Geneva, Switzerland

Dahlen Hancock
Hancock DK & JFarms, Ropesville, TX, USA
“Responsible Crop Production”

Helmut Fischer
Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Berlin, Germany
“Partnership for Sustainable Textiles”

Tyler Cole (Video)
Olah Inc., New York, NY, USA
“Sustainability is the New Premium Jeans: An Analysis of the Denim Supply Chain and How That Relates to Customer Demand Both Present and Expected”

16:00 - 16:15Break
16:15 - 18:00Session II: Cotton in Competition (3 Presentations)

José Sette (Chairman)
ICAC,Washington, DC, USA

Bruna Angel
PCI Fibres, a Wood Mackenzie Business, Oberursel, Germany
“Product Developments in Manmade Fibres: Is Cotton Able to Compete?”

Dean Ethridge
Fibre and Biopolymer Research Institute, Lubbock, TX, USA
“Policy-Driven Causes for Cotton’s Decreasing Market Share of Fibres”

Mark Messura
Cotton Incorporated, Cary, NC, USA
“Innovative Technical Options for New Cotton Products”



 Donnerstag 17. März 2016
08:00 - 18:00Anmeldung
08:30 - 10:30Session III: Cotton Quality, Properties and Testing (4 Presentations)

Jean-Paul Goulot (Chairman)
CIRAD, Montpellier, France

Mona Qaud and Iris Biermann
Uster Technologies, Uster, Switzerland
“Managing a Spinning Mill with Quality in Mind”

Darryl Earnest
USDA-AMS, Memphis, TN, USA
“Innovations in USDA Cotton Classification”

James Rodgers and Chris Delhom
“Cotton Moisture: Importance in Practice and Suitable Measurement Options”

Daniela Messa1 and Sandra Meier2
1Mesdan SpA, Puegnago del Garda, Italy
2Loepfe Brothers Ltd., Kempten, Switzerland
“Comprehensive Cotton Testing to Obtain the Full Fiber Profile Relevant for the Preparation Process and the Yarn Quality”

10:30 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 13:00Session IV: New Directions in Cotton Breeding and Consumer Reception (4 Presentations)

Allen Terhaar (Chairman)
Cotton Council International, Washington, D.C., USA

Rafiq Chaudhry
ICAC, Washington, D.C., USA
“Cotton Breeding: Developments and Opportunities”

Kater Hake
Cotton Incorporated, Raleigh, NC, USA
“Cotton Breeding both High Tech and Natural“

Dirk Zimmermann
Greenpeace Deutschland, Hamburg, Germany
"Plant Breeding as an Integral Part of Sustainable Agriculture"

Rainer Schlatmann
Free Journalist for Textile and Fashion, Langenfeld, Germany
"The European Consumers' Feeling on Biotechnology"

13:00 - 14:00Break
14:00 - 16:00Session V: High-Tech in Textile Processing (4 Presentations)

Peyman Dehkordi (Chairman)
Uster Technologies, Knoxville, TN, USA

Christoph Färber, Armin Leder
Trützschler GmbH&Co KG, Mönchengladbach, Germany
"Progess in Detecting and Removing Cotton Contaminants in Spinning"

Peter Goelden
Saurer Schlafhorst, Übach-Palenberg, Germany
"Autoconer 6 - FX Technologies for Cotton Processing"

Thomas Stegmaier
ITV Denkendorf, Denkendorf, Germany
"Latest Technologies for Functional Coating of Cotton Products"

Bernd Gulich
Sächsisches Textilforschungsinstitut (STFI), Chemnitz, Germany
“Options and Viability of Textile Recycling”

16:00 - 16:30Break
16:30 - 18:00Session VI: Innovative Cotton Products (3 Presentations)

Stefan Schmidt (Chairman)
IVGT, Frankfurt, Germany

Gerhard Neudorfer
Larsen Production ApS, Rutzenham, Austria
"New cotton products based on functionalized Lyocell fibres"

Greg Holt
USDA-ARS, Lubbock, TX, USA
“Bioinspiration and Biomimicry: Possibilities for Cotton Byproducts”

Michael Wöltje
Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany
"Natural Fibres and innovative Biomaterials for Medical Application"

20:00"Bremer Abend"


 Freitag 18. März 2016
08:00 - 14:00Anmeldung
08:30 - 10:30Session VII: Cotton Production Around the World (4 Presentations)

Jeffrey Silberman (Chairman)
International Forum for Cotton Promotion, New York, NY, USA

Gusvinder Singh
Bayer, India
"Collaborative Cotton Mechanization Project in India"

Allan Williams
Cotton Research & Development Corporation, Narrabri, Australia
"Innovations in High-Yielding Cultivation and Achieved Results in Australia"

Lyman Stone
USDA-FAS, Washington, DC, USA
“Trends in Global Cotton Supply / Demand and Trade”

Tian Liwen
Institute of Industrial Crops of Xinjiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Urumqi, China
“The Past and the Present of China’s ELS Cotton Production”

08:30 - 10:30Breakout Session: Research results as a basis for innovation (4 Presentations)

Dean Ethridge (Chairman)
Fibre and Biopolymer Research Institute, Lubbock, TX, USA

Rinat Gulyaev
Uzpakhtaexport JSC, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
„Uzbek Cotton: Competitive Advantages and Achievements in Cotton Science“

Shouren Yang
CSIRO, Geelong, Australia
„A Study on Cotton Fibre Elongation Measurement“

Eric Hequet
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA
“Breaking the Fiber Quality Ceiling - Limitations of Cotton Fibers Bundle Testing”

Dr. Thomas Mayer-Gall
Deutsches Textilforschungszentrum Nord-West gGmbH, Duisburg, Germany
„Polyphosphazenes as Halogen Free Flame Retardants for Textiles“

10:30 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 13:00Session VIII: Panel Discussion: Responsible Crop Protection


Allan Williams (Chairman)
Cotton Research & Development Corporation, Narrabri, Australia

Menahem Yogev
The Israel Cotton Production & Marketing Board Ltd, Herzlia, Israel
"IPM Approach in Non BT Cotton - A Way of Life"

Francesca Mancini
Food and Agriculture of the United Nations (FAO), Rome, Italy
"Sustainable crop production and IPM in developing countries"

Sebastiao Barbosa
Embrapa, Campina Grande, Brazil
"Why So Much Use of Insecticides in Cotton Production"

Martin Märkl
Bayer CropScience, Monheim, Germany
"Bayer's View on Crop Protection in Cotton"

Damien Sanfillippo
BCI, Geneva, Switzerland
"BCI's Approach to Crop Protection"

Christoph Kaut
Aid by Trade Foundation / Cotton Made in Africa, Hamburg, Germany

13:00Final Remarks
14:30 - 17:30“Open Day” at the Bremer Baumwollbörse

ICA Bremen / Fibre Institute Bremen: New Laboratory

Bremer Baumwollbörse: Arbitration Area


ICA Bremen

ICA Bremen



New York Cotton Futures

New York Cotton Futures

Cotton Report

Bremen Cotton Report