OCCA is continuing to monitor the ongoing situation with respect to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). We are following official UK government guidelines, which advise on how to contain, delay and mitigate the spread of the virus.
In line with the most recent government official guidance, all face to face OCCA meetings and events have been cancelled until further notice. However, we are focusing our efforts into providing a number of new online initiatives, including our newly launched Weekly Webinar series, Council & team meetings, networking and social events, primarily via our new Zoom platform.
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Date: Wednesday 2nd December 2020
Time: 14:30 – 15:30
Our Autumn Series of OCCA Weekly Webinars continues with "Thiocure® - Polythiol curing agents for Coatings" presented by Tom Beyersdorff of Bruno Bock Thiochemical.
This webinar is free to attend. Simply register below and you'll receive further details and joining instructions in due course.
Thiocure® products are a class of specialized curing agents that improve adhesion, chemical and UV resistance as well as shine in a coating. Thiocure® products can be widely combined with commercially available resins such as epoxies, isocyanates, acrylics or polysulfides.
In this webinar we will provide an introduction to our Thiocure® technology with a focus on epoxy and isocyanate based formulations. We will discuss the benefits of Thiocure® curing agents and their Influence on the properties of the cured products.
This webinar is intended for those who are seeking novel solutions for their formulations!
Speaker Profile - Dr. Tom Beyersdorff
Bruno Bock Thiochemicals
Dr. Beyersdorff received his PhD in organic chemistry from Freiburg University in 2004. The same year he started as Head of Special Chemistry with the newly founded start‐up IoLiTec GmbH IN Freiburg/Germany. In 2006 Dr. Beyersdorff became Head of Marketing at IoLiTec GmbH and was responsible for the incorporation of the companies US distribution subsidiary IoLiTec Inc. located in Tuscaloosa/Alabama, which he ran as President from 2010‐2012. From 2012 until 2016 he was Sales Engineer for UK based REM Surface Engineering Ltd. Since 2016 Dr. Beyersdorff is in charge of Technical Marketing at Bruno Bock Thiochemicals.