THE 19th Xiamen Stone Fair
Presents

World Stone Congress 2019
Agenda

「Focus on Stone, Gather for Inspiration」

Exhibition Time: March 6-9, 2019

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

Exhibition Venue: XICEC, Xiamen, China

March 6
Global Master Architects Forum Session Speaker Organization Time/Venue
The 10th Global Master Architects Forum

☆Pre-registration Required
Huang Sheng-Yuan 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
Lujiang Hall, Hall B2
Sessions for Industrial Promotion Session Organization Time Venue
Press Conference: Squash the Rumor of Radiation in Stone China Stone Material Association
Xiamen Stone Fair
13:00-13:30 VIP3, Hall B2
Topic Country Speaker Company Time Venue
Radiation and Radon in Natural Stone – Setting the Record Straight Australia Hans-Dieter Hensel Hensel Geosciences 14:00-15:00 VIP3, Hall B2
Session Organization Time Venue
Industry | Finance | Technology
2019 CM Stone Annual Brand Conference & Stone Industry FinInTech Forum
Sponsor: China Chamber of Commerce for Stone Industry Zhongmin - Tongji Stone Industry Research Center
Organizer: China Minsheng Stone Industry Group
14:30-17:30 Conference Hall
Stone Design Forum Session Country Topic Speaker Company Organization Time/Venue
Beauty of Stone Lifestyle: Defining the Uniqueness China Exploration · Modern Oriental Aesthetics Gary Zeng GID INTERNATIONAL DESIGN LTD. Xiamen Stone Fair 14:00-16:30
Forum Zone, Hall B2
Italy The Technology of Placement and Splicing of the Color of Stone Massimiliano Caviasca Area Caviasca – Architecture
China Fan Zhuo Loves of Jade - the Aesthetics of the New Jade Brand Fan Zhuo Central Academy of Fine Arts
Educational Sessions Topic Country Speaker Company/Organization Time Venue
Doing Business in the United States*  USA Evan Cohen Quality Granite & Marble 14:00-15:00 VIP4, Hall B2
Anna Gibson AKG Designs
Daniel Rea Coldspring
Jonathan Zanger Walker Zanger
James Hieb Natural Stone Institute
The Birth, Innovation and Importance of Forklift Machine in Green Quarry Construction China Shen Guangwei Xiamen Xiajin Machinery Co., Ltd 15:15-16:15 VIP3, Hall B2
Understanding ASTM Standards & Stone Testing for Projects in the United States*  USA Charles Muehlbauer Natural Stone Institute 15:15-16:15 VIP4, Hall B2
Informatization of Stone Production - 3P Solution China Cui Hongzhang YUNFU KETE MACHINERY CO., LTD. 16:30-17:30 VIP3, Hall B2
Promoting Natural Stone: Building the Industry Together*  USA James Hieb Natural Stone Institute 16:30-17:30 VIP4, Hall B2
Katie Peralta Triton Stone
March 7
Sessions for Industrial Promotion Session Country Topic Speaker Company Organization Time/Venue
Green Quarry: Sustainable Development is a Necessity China Standards for Green Quarry Construction Lin Yuhua GUIZHOU KUNDA STONE CO., LTD China Stone Material Association
Stone-Ideas.com
Natural Stone Institute
Xiamen Stone Fair
10:00-12:00
Forum Zone, Hall B2
China Operating a Green Quarry under Environmental Reform Peng Yibin Fuqiang Stone Co., Ltd. Fujian Province
USA Using the Voluntary Standard (NSC/373) to Tell the Story of Responsible Quarrying Kathy Spanier Coldspring
Switzerland How to Make an ACTIVE Quarry a Habitat for Endangered Species Hans-Jakob Baerlocher BÄRLOCHER STEINBRUCH STEINHAUEREI AG
Stone Design Forum Session Country Speaker Company Time Venue
New Life-Sustainability Stone Landscape and New City Italy Massimiliano Caviasca Area Caviasca – Architecture
Shenzhen U Rare Stone Consultant Ltd
11:15-12:15 VIP3, Hall B2
Session Country Topic Speaker Company Organization Time/Venue
Product Design with Natural Stone Sweden An Overview of Modern Scandinavian Design with Stone Jenni & Andreas Kullaro Kullaro AB Stone-Ideas.com
Xiamen Stone Fair
14:00-16:30
Forum Zone, Hall B2
Germany Passion for Design and Simplicity Hanne Willmann Studio Hanne Willmann
Spain Modern Design in STONE Josep Vila Capdevial Aparentment
Singapore Bended Marble & Application Peter Sutjiono Tjioe MM Galleri
China Not Familiar with Stone? We Still Playing Stone well! Wu Shangze StoneSmith
Educational Sessions Topic Country Speaker Company/Organization Time Venue
Smart Countertop Canada Ricky Nayar Atlas Granite Inc 10:00-10:45 VIP3, Hall B2
Panel Discussion: Commercial Installation*  Belgium Herwig Callewier Beltrami 10:00-11:00 VIP4, Hall B2
USA Charles Muehlbauer Natural Stone Institute
Scott Polak Brekhus Tile & Stone Inc
Daniel Rea Coldspring
Karen Roe Natural Stone Motif
James Hieb Natural Stone Institute
Big Data and Analysis on China Stone Import-Export in 2018 China Hou Jianhua Magazine STONE 11:15-12:15 VIP4, Hall B2
Natural Stone in Architecture: the Transition from Material to Product Italy Vincenzo Spina Stonex Consulting 14:00-15:00 VIP3, Hall B2
Natural Stone Supplier-to-Buyer Manual: Creating International Standards for Importing and Exporting*  Italy Mariavittoria Grassi  Grassi Pietre Srl 14:00-15:00 VIP4, Hall B2
USA James Hieb Natural Stone Institute
Egypt Ali Kader Egymar International
Characteristics of Hard Stone Mining Technology China Liao Yuanshi China Chamber of Commerce for Stone Industry - Quarry Commission 15:15-16:15 VIP3, Hall B2
The NSC 373 Standard: Meeting Architect and Designer Demands for Sustainability*  USA James Hieb Natural Stone Institute 15:15-16:15 VIP4, Hall B2
Kathy Spanier Coldspring
The Innovation and Application of Automatic Slabs Loader and Quick Vacuum Resining China Liu Yongfu XIAMEN FIRESTAR MACHINERY CO., LTD 16:30-17:30 VIP3, Hall B2
How to Plan the Enterprise Strategy China Su GuiJun China Development Strategy Institute for Building Materials Industry 16:30-17:30 VIP4, Hall B2
March 8
Sessions for Industrial Promotion Session Country Topic Speaker Company Organization Time/Venue
Using Stone in Commercial Projects: Build up Cooperation with Architects Brazil How to Reach the Architects to Promote the Using of Stones and How to Technically Support Them Paulo Florio Giafarov DGG STONES LTD China Stone Material Association
Xiamen Stone Fair
10:00-12:00
Forum Zone, Hall B2
Italy How a Stone Company can Build a Cooperation Relationship with the Architects  Vincenzo Spina Stonex Consulting
China Natural Stone Application in Religious Architecture He Xueyuan UNIVERSAL MARBLE & GRANITE GROUP LTD.
China Design & Applications of Artificial Stone  Du Hui Longfor Group
China Architect-Oriented Relationship Marketing  He Jiahe FUJIAN PENGXIANG INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD
Session Country Topic Speaker Company Organization Time/Venue
Intelligent Manufacturing in the Big Data Era China LSSC: Intelligent Manufacturing, Transcending by Creation Yang Jiaqiang LSSC-Cloud China Stone Material Association
Xiamen Stone Fair
14:00-16:30
Forum Zone, Hall B2
China 3P Informatization and Intelligent Stone Age Chen Siyang YUNFU KETE MACHINERY CO., LTD.
Italy Intelligent Production for Quartz Slab Pierpaolo Tassone VEEGOO Technology Co., Ltd.
Session Organization Time Venue
Инновации в китайской камнеобработке. Новые возможности для стран СНГ. Xiamen Pagoda-Build Co., Ltd 15:30-17:30 Room 401
Stone Design Forum Session Country Speaker Organization Time Venue
SPIRIT OF DESIGN IN NEPAL - Natural Materials, Heritage & Culture Nepal Sarosh Pradhan SAROSH PRADHAN & ASSOCIATES 11:15-12:15 VIP3, Hall B2
Educational Sessions Topic Country Speaker Company/Organization Time Venue
Jura Limestone, Block Quarrying and Production Techniques of Germany’s Leading Natural Stone Producer Germany Jonah Wurzer-Kinsler Franken-Schotter GmbH & Co. KG 10:00-11:00 VIP3, Hall B2
Marchetti Technology Talk: Optimize Production Process Italy Joseph Miceli Officine Marchetti srl 10:00-12:00 VIP4, Hall B2
Arianna Marchetti Officine Marchetti srl
Orlando Pandolfi Studio Pandolfi
Mary Pellizzari Apax Group Xiamen
Future of Natural Stone in the Age of Artificial Materials Spain Anil Taneja WORLD NATURAL STONE ASSOCIATION (WONASA) 14:00-15:00 VIP3, Hall B2
The Problems Occurred by Incorrect Application of Protective Sealer on Stone China Liu Xiaoan Changsha Huiquan Trade Co. Ltd./Italy Kuaiba Chinese Marketing Center 14:00-15:00 VIP4, Hall B2
Discussion on How to Reduce Production Cost Forever and Improve Stone Properties in an All-round Way China Yuan Hongwei Hunan Magpow Building Adhesive Technology Research Institute 15:15-16:15 VIP3, Hall B2
The Importance of Proper Training, Education and Certification USA Robert Varden International Certified Flooring Installers Association 15:15-16:15 VIP4, Hall B2
Innovative Research and Application of Diamond Gang Saw Blade China Zhang Yuncai HXF SAW Co., Ltd. 16:30-17:30 VIP3, Hall B2
3D Technologies Applied in the Virtualization of Quarrying Process Italy Orlando Pandolfi Studio Pandolfi 16:30-17:30 VIP4, Hall B2

Note:

* Brought to You by the Natural Stone Institute
and Sponsored by Stone World