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2016 Agenda

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MONDAY AGENDA | TUESDAY AGENDA | WEDNESDAY AGENDA | THURSDAY AGENDA

We were pleased to offer full English/Spanish translation during all General Session presentations.

MONDAY, MAY 23, 2016

 

9:00am - 1:00pm | Delegate Check-In in Penn Avenue Terrace

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9:30am-12:30pm |  Bureau of Engraving & Printing (BEP) Tour (optional tour open to all Banknote delegates, must be pre-registered)

 

1:00pm - 7:30pm | Exhibition area open for booth viewing

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1:30pm - 1:50pm | Conference Welcome and Introduction by Marci Chavez, President, Currency Research & Tom Ferguson, Conference Chairman

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1:50pm - 2:20pm | Welcome & Opening Presentation by Rosie Rios, Treasurer of the United States

 

Session I - Coordinated by Tom Ferguson, Chairman and Former Director of Bureau of Engraving & Printing (BEP)

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2:20pm - 2:40pm | New Norwegian Banknote Series by Trond Eklund, Norges Bank

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2:40pm - 3:00pm | New High Denomination Banknote of $100,000 Peso by Nestor Plazas Bonilla, Banco de la República

 

 

3:00pm - 3:15pm | Questions & Answers

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3:15pm - 3:45pm | Coffee Break and Viewing of Exhibit Booths

 

Session II - Coordinated by Michael Böhm, MB Consulting

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3:45pm - 4:05pm | Does Banknote Quality Affect Counterfeit Detection? by Frank van der Horst, De Nederlandsche Bank & Susann Sieber, Deutsche Bundesbank

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4:05pm - 4:25pm | "Expect the Unexpected" - The Story of How Cooperation Drives Innovation in Banknote Design, Production, Usage and Destruction by Jos Van Leeuwen, Royal Joh. Enschedé (DCA)

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4:25pm - 4:45pm | KINEGRAM COLORS® — Security Through Enhancement by Peter Mühlfelder, LEONHARD KURZ Stiftung & Co.        

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4:45pm - 5:05pm | Fundamental Research on Improving the Tactile Properties of Printed Sheets by Satoru Fukuda, National Printing Bureau of Japan

 

 

5:05pm - 5:25pm | Questions & Answers

 

5:25pm - 5:45pm | IACA Awards presentation

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5:45pm - 7:30pm | Exhibit Hall Reception & Viewing of Sponsor Booths

(open to all registered delegates; hot & cold hors d'oeuvres served.)

 

TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2016

 

8:00am - 9:00am | Continental Breakfast in Exhibition Hall

 

8:00am - 7:00pm | Exhibition area open for booth viewing

 

Session III - Coordinated by Gonzalo Santamaria, Currency Research 

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9:00am - 9:20am | Advances in Supercritical CO2 Cleaning of Banknotes and Results of Collaborative Testing with the Bank of Thailand by Nabil W. Lawandy, Spectra Systems Corporation

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9:20am - 9:40am | Innovative Design of the New 200 Zloty Note by Grzegorz Biernat, Central Bank of Poland

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9:40am - 10:00am | Innovative, Integrated, Ingenious Banknotes - The Heart of Cash Cycle Security by Wolfram Seidemann, Giesecke & Devrient / Louisenthal 

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10:00am - 10:20am | Advances in Watermark Technology by Fernand Garcia de Cruz, Arjowiggins Security

 

 

10:20am - 10:40am | Questions & Answers

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10:40am - 11:10am | Coffee Break and Viewing of Exhibit Booths

 

Session IV - Coordinated by Mark Cricket, Cicada Partnership

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11:10am - 11:30am | Avalon, the Next Step in Fluorescence by Xavier Borde & Ella Dermilly, Oberthur Fiduciaire

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11:30am - 11:50am | Future Demand for Cash by Victoria Cleland, Bank of England

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11:50am - 12:10pm | Time for a New Approach? by Jacqui Thick, De La Rue    

 

 

12:10pm - 12:30pm | Questions & Answers

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12:30pm - 1:45pm | Delegate Lunch
(IACA Lunch Symposium) 

Panel Discussion I

Central bank round table discussion: Insights of challenges, opportunities, views and perspectives

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1:45pm - 3:00pm | Moderated by Marci Chavez, Currency Research

Panelists: Catherine Ashiley, Bank of Ghana

                Victoria Cleland, Bank of England

                Richard Wall, Bank of Canada

                Nestor Plazas, Banco de la Republica

                Qasim Nawaz, State Bank of Pakistan

Lydia Yip, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

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3:00pm - 3:30pm | Coffee Break and Viewing of Exhibit Booths

 

Session V - Coordinated by Larry Felix, Former Director, Bureau of Engraving and Printing 

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3:30pm - 3:50pm | The Optimised Cash Cycle: Greater Cooperation for the Future of Cash by Claude-Alain Despland & Jean-Yves Ray, SICPA

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3:50pm - 4:10pm | Re-Circulation of Currency in Ghana—Update on Policy and Technology by Catherine Ashiley, Bank of Ghana      

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4:10pm - 4:40pm | A New Take on a Swiss Original by Beat Grossenbacher, Swiss National Bank & Manuela Pfrunder, Designer

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4:40pm - 5:00pm | Turning a Sophisticated Idea into an Innovative Product by Dieter Sauter, orell füssli security printing ltd

 

 

5:00pm - 5:20pm | Questions & Answers

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5:20pm - 7:00pm | "Celebrating Switzerland" Reception & Viewing of Sponsor BoothsLandqart Logo

(open to all registered delegates; hot & cold hors d'oeuvres served.)
Sponsored by Landqart

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2016

 

8:00am - 9:00am | Continental Breakfast in Exhibition Hall

 

8:00am - 7:00pm | Exhibition area open for booth viewing

 

Session VI - Coordinated by Trish Halligan, Currency Research 

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9:00am - 9:20am | Design Process for the New 2015 Nicaraguan Banknotes by Guillermo Selva, Banco Central de Nicaragua

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9:20am - 9:40am | Designing for Rapid Authentication by Karin Mörck-Hamilton, Crane Currency

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9:40am - 10:00am | The Next U.S. Series and the Need for Meaningful Access by Len Olijar, Bureau of Engraving & Printing 

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10:00am - 10:20am | A New Paradigm in Banknote Security by Steve Casey, Innovia Security Pty. Ltd.

 

 

10:20am - 10:40am | Questions & Answers

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10:40am - 11:10am | Coffee Break and Viewing of Exhibit Booths

 

Session VII - Coordinated by Mordechai Fein, Former Chief Cashier, Bank of Isreal

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11:10am - 11:30am | Introduction of New Designs and Security Features in Indian Bank Notes - Evaluation and Indigenization by Kaza Sudhakar, BRBNMPL

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11:30am - 11:50am | Mitigating Development Risks by Cooperative Approaches by Johannes Schaede, KBA-NotaSys & Michael Hans, Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited

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11:50am - 12:10pm | The Euro Banknotes: Recent Experiences and the Challenges Ahead by Ton Roos, European Central Bank   

 

 

12:10pm - 12:30pm | Questions & Answers

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12:30pm - 1:45pm | Delegate Lunch Hueck Folien Logo

Sponsored by HUECK FOLIEN

Panel Discussion II

A Balancing Act - Pushing the Technology Envelope While Maintaining Manufacturability

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1:45pm - 3:00pm | Moderated by Anton Bleikolm, AFB Engineering & Services

Panelists: Alejandro Alegre, Banco de Mexico

                Ton Roos, European Central Bank

                Beat Grossenbacher, Swiss National Bank

                Manuela Pfrunder, Designer

                Ilan Steiner, Bank of Israel

                Peter Muehlfelder, LEONHARD KURZ Stiftung & Co. KG

                Philippe Barreau, SICPA

                Wolfram Seidemann, Giesecke & Devrient / Louisenthal

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3:00pm - 3:30pm | Coffee Break and Viewing of Exhibit Booths

 

Session VII - Coordinated by Eugenie Foster, IACA

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3:30pm - 3:50pm | Banknote Substrate Durability: A Live Circulation Comparative Study by Mazen Hamdan, Banque du Liban

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3:50pm - 4:10pm | The Fiji $5 - The Story So Far by Ravi Kamoda, Reserve Bank of Fiji 

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4:10pm - 4:30pm | 10 Years Direct Laser Engraving - Past, Present and Future by Thomas Kern & Thomas Scholler, OeBS

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4:30pm - 4:50pm | New Approaches to Educating a Global Public About U.S. Currency by Michael Lambert, Board of Governors of Federal Reserve System

 

 

4:50pm - 5:10pm | Questions & Answers

 

5:10pm - 5:20pm | The Banknote Conference Lifetime Achievement Award presentation

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5:20pm - 7:00pm | Exhibit Hall Reception & Viewing of Sponsor Booths

(open to all registered delegates; hot & cold hors d'oeuvres served.)

 

THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016

 

8:00am - 9:00am | Continental Breakfast in Exhibition Hall

 

8:00am - 10:50am | Exhibition area open for booth viewing

 

Session IX - Coordinated by Nena Vukicevic, Currency Research

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9:00am - 9:20am | Preservation of the Environment When Manufacturing by Phil Holland, Komori Corporation

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9:20am - 9:40am | Eddies, Bunching, Fluff, and Goo—How the Federal Reserve Manages Currency Quality by Roland Costa, Cash Product Office, Federal Reserve System

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9:40am - 10:00am | You Can Do It! A How to Guide for Disaggregating Your Supply Chain by Tim Driscoll, Authentix

 

 

10:00am - 10:20am | Questions & Answers

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10:20am - 10:50am | Coffee Break and Viewing of Exhibit Booths

 

Session X - Coordinated by Tom Ferguson, Chairman and Former Director of Bureau of Engraving & Printing (BEP)

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10:50am - 11:10am | From Science to Confidence by Hugues Souparis, SURYS

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11:10am - 11:30am | The Impact of Investigative Efforts on Counterfeit Passing Statistics by Kerre Corbin, US Secret Service

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11:30am - 11:50am | Polymer Durability – The Canadian Experience by Erik Balodis, Bank of Canada

 

 

11:50am - 12:10pm | Questions & Answers

 

12:10pm - 12:30pm | Closing Remarks / Next Conference Announcement / Best Exhibition Booth Award