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4th September 2019
12:30 to 13:30 Registration and Lunch
13:30 to 13:40 Welcome and Introduction Mike Cates (University of Cambridge)
Session 1: New Perspectives on Detergency
13:40 to 14:20 Electrokinetics and Diffusiophoresis in Detergency Howard Stone (Princeton University)
14:20 to 15:00 World's Smallest Washing Machine and Dishwasher John Girkin (Durham University)
15:00 to 15:20 Tea and Coffee
Session 2: Active and Drive Phase Separation
15:20 to 16:00 IoP Liquids and Complex Fluids Group Early Career Lecture: Active Phase Separation in Biology David Zwicker (Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self Organisation)
16:00 to 16:40 Electrodynamics of Emulsion Droplets Lynn Walker (Carnegie Mellon University)
16:40 to 17:20 Continuum Theories of Active Phase Separation Mike Cates (University of Cambridge)
17:20 to 18:00 Posters, Networking and Drinks
5th September 2019
Session 3: Rheology of Dense Suspensions
09:30 to 10:10 Dense Suspension Flow: From Rheometer to the Real World Wilson Poon (University of Edinburgh)
10:10 to 10:50 The Colloidal Glass Transition: Relaxing into Arrest Roseanna Zia (Cornell University)
10:50 to 11:10 Tea, coffee and Posters
11:10 to 11:50 Emergence of Long Range Stress Correlations at the Glass Transition Annette Zippelius (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
Session 4: Soft Matter Industry Challenges
11:50 to 12:20 Industry talk (Consumer)
12:20 to 12:50 Industry talk (Pharmaceutical)
12:50 to 14:00 Lunch and Posters
14:00 to 14:30 Industry talk (Chemicals)
14:30 to 15:00 Industry talk
15:00 to 16:00 Mixer Session and Posters
15:30 to 16:00 Tea and Coffee
Session 5: Elevator Pitches
16:00 to 17:00 Early Stage Researcher Elevator Pitches
17:00 to 18:00 Poster Exhibition and Networking
19:00 to 20:00 Workshop dinner (Gonville and Caius)
6th September 2019
Session 6: Eco Plastics (Chair: Tom McLeish, University of York)
09:30 to 10:10 Soft Matter in the Circular Economy: Both the Product and the Packaging Tony Ryan (University of Sheffield)
10:10 to 10:50 Sustainable Plastics Rudy Koopmans (Plastics Innovation Competence Centre)
10:50 to 11:10 Tea and Coffee
11:10 to 11:50 Sustainable Plastics Jens-Uwe Sommer (Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden)
11:50 to 12:40 Round table discussion - Sustainable Eco Plastics (copy) Tom McLeish (University of York)
12:40 to 13:00 Open Discussion and Wrap-up Mike Cates (University of Cambridge)
13:00 to 14:00 Lunch, Posters and Finish