Cassava Starch World 2012,

22-24 Feb, 2012 - Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA

InterContinental Phnom Penh

About our Event Speakers

We pride ourselves in presenting to you accomplished leaders, authors and advocates with strong track records of achievement and vision in a wide array of backgrounds, professional fields and life experiences. We believe you will benefit from their years of knowledge and experience and also from the latest thinking and innovative processes driving individuals and organizations forward.

Speakers at this Event

Dr . James Wang

Dr . James Wang

Research Technical Leader

Kimberly-Clark Corporation

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Dr . James Wang

Dr . James Wang

Research Technical Leader

Kimberly-Clark Corporation

AGENDA SESSION

Engineering Starch for High-Value Packaging Film Applications

Day 2 [Thu 23, February], at 11:10 AM

PROFILE

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Dr. James Wang received his Ph.D. in Macromolecular Science and Engineering from Case Western Reserve University (USA) in 1991, M.S. from Virginia Tech (USA) in 1987, and B.S. in China in 1982.  He has 20 years industrial experience at two major Global Fortune 500 Companies-Chevron and Kimberly-Clark.  He is currently Research Technical Leader II at Kimberly-Clark Corporation.  His area of expertise is in bio-based/biodegradable polymers, sustainable packaging, sustainable consumer products, polymer processing, reactive extrusion, polymer modification technologies, etc.  He has 81 granted U. S. Patents and has additional 30+ pending patent applications, as well as published 32 refereed articles.  He served on the grant review panel of USDA’s National Research Initiative on Biobased Products and Bioenergy Production in 2005 and 2009.  He also co-chaired several international symposia on biodegradable polymers and green biomaterials.  Throughout his career, he has received several innovation awards at Chevron and Kimberly-Clark.