THE 18th Xiamen Stone Fair
Presents

World Stone Congress 2018
Agenda

「Focus on Stone, Gather for Inspiration」

Exhibition Time: March 6-9, 2018

You can easily access to all the sessions with Exhibitor/Visitor Pass(Except the ones marked ☆)

Exhibition Venue: XICEC, Xiamen, China

For details please visit www.stonefair.org.cn

March 6
Global Master Architects Forum Session Speaker Organization Time/Venue
The 9th Global Master Architects Forum
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Kris Yao Organized by
- Xiamen Municipal Commission of Urban Planning
- Xiamen Construction Bureau
- Xiamen Daily
- Xiamen Stone Fair

Co-organized by
- School of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Xiamen University
- Xiamen Urban Planning Association
- Xiamen Exploration & Design Association
9:00-11:30
Conference Hall
Launch Out @Xiamen Stone Fair Session Product Range Time Venue
Stone Product Launch I Natural Stone and Products 10:00-12:00 Hall C3b
Machinery and Tools Launch Machinery and Tools, Stone Maintenance 14:00-16:00
Stone Design Forum Session Country Speaker Company Time Venue
The New City: Stone Design and Architecture Italy Massimiliano Caviasca Area Caviasca – Architecture 15:45-17:45 Room 401
Educational Sessions Topic Country Speaker Company/Organization Time Venue
Application of Epoxy Adhesive in Refurbishing Maintenance of Stone China Wang Jun Hunan Kosen New Material Co., Ltd 13:15-14:15 Room 401
* The NSC 373 Standard: Meeting Architect and Designer Demands for Sustainability USA Kathy Spanier Coldspring 14:00-15:00 Room 402
Greg Osterhout Northern Stone Supply
Daniel Wood Lurvey Landscape Supply
Thin-stone Technology I: Interior Applications Panel Dimensions up to 2x3m USA/
Germany
Markus W. Balke Balke & Partner LLC 14:30-15:30 Room 401
Germany Stefan Seeberger
* Natural Stone Supplier-to-Buyer Manual: Creating International Standards for Importing and Exporting USA Jeffrey Matthews Trade International 15:15-16:15 Room 402
Herwig Callewier Beltrami
James Hieb Natural Stone Institute
* Panel Discussion: Commercial Installation USA Herwig Callewier Beltrami 16:30-17:30 Room 402
Tony Malisani Malisani Incorporated
Dan Rea Coldspring
Blake Christensen Valley View Granite
Charles Muehlbauer Natural Stone Institute
James Hieb Natural Stone Institute
March 7
Sessions for Industrial Promotion Session Country Topic Speaker Company Organizer Time/Venue
Full Guide for Stone Enterprises Breaking into Home Decoration Market China Views on Home Decoration Market Zou Chuansheng Former President of China Stone Material Association - China Stone Material Association
- Stone-Ideas.com
- Xiamen Stone Fair
10:00-12:00
Seaview Hall
USA How to Create a Customer Experience that Increases Sales and Builds Longterm Relationships Karen Roe Natural Stone Motif
China Stories about Home Decoration in "BOX" Zhang Yueqian Ponge Stone
Launch Out @Xiamen Stone Fair Session Product Range Time Venue
Stone Product Launch II Artificial Stone and Products 10:00-12:00 Hall C3b
Stone Product Launch I Natural Stone and Products 14:00-16:00
Stone Design Forum Session Country Topic Speaker Company Organizer Time/Venue
Product Design with Natural Stone Greece Handmade Lamps Using Local Marble Chris Basias CT Lights - Stone-Ideas.com
- Xiamen Stone Fair
14:00-16:00
Seaview Hall
USA Using Stone for Spectacular Designs of Public Spaces in the US Kathy Spanier Coldspring
Dan Rea
Germany New Trend: 'Design with Stone' instead of 'Stone Design' Peter Becker Stone-Ideas.com
Session Country Speaker Company Time Venue
US Tile & Mosaic Trends/Design & Development Process: Idea to Finished Product USA Michael R Golden AVENUE MOSAIC Inc. 14:45-16:15 Room 402
Educational Sessions Topic Country Speaker Company/Organization Time Venue
* Promoting Natural Stone: Building the Industry Together USA Herwig Callewier Beltrami 10:00-11:00 Room 401
Daniel Wood Lurvey Landscape Supply
James Hieb Natural Stone Institute
The Relationship between the Make-up of a Stone and its Technical Behaviour Australia Hans-Dieter Hensel Hensel Geosciences 10:00-11:00 Room 402
Evaluation of Dimension Stone Quarries Germany Markus W. Balke Balke & Partner LLC 11:15-12:15 Room 401
Italy Marco Cosi
Big Data and Alalysis on China Stone Import-Export in 2017 China Hou Jianhua Magazine STONE 11:15-12:15 Room 402
Researches on Sterilization and Mildew-Removing on Stone Surfaces of Full-Spectrum Titanium Dioxide China Wang Yuanhao C&A Friendly Development Science and Technology Development Co., Ltd 13:30:14:30 Room 402
* Doing Business in the United States USA Evan Cohen Quality Marble & Granite 14:00-15:00 Room 401
Jonathan Zanger Walker Zanger
Josh Zhang Jianming Stone Group
Jeffrey Matthews Trade International
Tony Malisani Malisani Incorporated
James Hieb Natural Stone Institute
Thin-stone Technology II: Exterior Applications Panel Dimensions up to 2x3m USA/
Germany
Markus W. Balke Balke & Partner LLC 15:15-16:15 Room 401
Germany Stefan Seeberger
* Understanding ASTM Standards & Stone Testing for Projects in the U.S. USA Charles Muehlbauer Natural Stone Institute 16:30-17:30 Room 401
Greg Osterhout Northern Stone Supply
Case Study Demonstrating Economical and Creative Use of Stone USA Michael Livingston Architect AIA, AeCP Architecture Inc. 16:30-17:30 Room 402
March 8
Sessions for Industrial Promotion Session Organization Time Venue
Современные технологии обработки камня. Использование китайского опыта в условиях СНГ
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Xiamen Pagoda-Build Co., Ltd 15:30-17:30 Room 401
Launch Out @Xiamen Stone Fair Session Product Range Time Venue
Machinery and Tools Launch Machinery and Tools, Stone Maintenance 10:00-12:00 Hall C3b
Stone Product Launch II Artificial Stone and Products 14:00-16:00
Educational Sessions Topic Country Speaker Company/Organization Time Venue
Thin Stone Technology III: Backlighted Applications Panel Dimensions up to 2x3m USA/
Germany
Markus W. Balke Balke & Partner LLC 10:00-11:00 Room 401
Germany Stefan Seeberger
The Fluorine Application in Stone Protection of Metro China Guo Yaying Xiamen Norns Technology Co., Ltd 10:00-11:00 Room 402
The Construction and Mining of Green Quarry China Lin Yuhua China Chamber of Commerce for Stone Industry - Quarry Commission 11:15-12:15 Room 401
White Marble Yellowish – Arise and Control China Liu Xiaoan Hui Quan Economic and Trade Co., Ltd. of Changsha 11:15-12:15 Room 402
The New Era of the Stone Products: Honeycomb, Backlit and Other Applications Italy Vincenzo Spina Stonex Consulting 14:00-15:00 Room 401
Global Stone Market India K. Vikram Rastogi Stone Technology Centre Group of Companies 14:00-15:00 Room 402
The Smart New Technology to Design and Monitor an Underground Quarry: 3D and Numerical Modelling, IOT and Safety Italy Orlando Pandolfi Studio Pandolfi Engineering 15:15-16:15 Room 402
China Liao Yuanshi China Chamber of Commerce for Stone Industry - Quarry Commission
The Importance of Responsible Stone Sourcing China Peihua Liang The Forest Trust (TFT) 16:30-17:30 Room 402

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