Guangzhou, China 28.-31. 03. 2025


CIFM / guangzhou-interzum

CIFM / interzum guangzhou brings you informative forums during the exhibition. Expect well-known industry players at home and abroad to share with you the latest products and technologies as well as overseas experts to reveal the trending furniture materials.

2024 Seminars (As of March 15, 2024. The agenda is subject to change.)

VSIL@Forum – Vitality of Sustainable Innovation to Life 

CIFM / guangzhou-interzum


Hall15.1L50, VSIL@Forum

March 28th 14:00-16:20

Theme of 2024:Design Utopia

Global Furniture "Design & Supply Chain" Innovation Forum

14:05 - 14:20

Back to the Future
Philip Zhou
CSO, Schattdecor China

14:20 - 14:35

Change & Chances 
Dick Spierenburg
Founder, Spierenburg Studio

14:35 - 14:50

Innovative Application of Hettich's Hardware
in Furniture Design

Ye Xiaoqing
Technical and After-sale Service Department Manager, Hettich China

14:50 - 15:05

The Poetry of Materials: Exploration and Expression of
Maretials in Design Aesthetics
CM Jao
Vice-Chairman, Hong Kong Interior Design Association (HKIDA);
Co-Founder, OFT Interiors

15:05 - 15:20

Switch On the Future: Trends and Innovations
Sebastian Magrin
China Representative, Domus Line 

15:20 - 15:35

Design Culture
Henny van Nistelrooy
Co-Founder & Design Director, Studio HVN

15:35 - 16:20

Panel Discussion
Moderator: Gao Dandan
Chief Editor, Furniture Today (China)

VSIL@Forum – Vitality of Sustainable Innovation to Life

CIFM / guangzhou-interzum


Hall15.1L50, VSIL@Forum

March 29th 10:30-11:30

10:30 - 10:45

ESG Exploration and Practice in Adjustable Furniture Industry
Ryan Zhang
DESKLINE Sales Director, LINAK China

10:45 - 11:00

Bio-circular materials for a sustainable furniture industry
Sascha Peters

11:00 - 11:15

Water-based Adhesive for Upholstery Industries
LIAO Kaihui
Technical Sales Manager, SIMALFA China Co., Ltd.

11:15 - 11:30

COLOUR ROAD 24/25 The Home Color Trends —
The Home Color Trends in the Context of Sustainable Development
Lilian Shen
Vice Dean, Home Color Research Institute

CIFM / guangzhou-interzum

interzum guangzhou "Boundless Design" Seminar


Hall15.1L50, VSIL@Forum

Theme of 2024: 

Crafting the Perfect Edge
------ 2024 Panel Furniture Forum on Advanced Edgebanding Techniques


March 29th 14:00-16:30

14:10 - 14:30

Details determine the peak
- Technologies of Edgebanding process

Jas Yu
Customer Trainer, IMA Schelling China

14:30 - 14:50

Optiml Edge Banding, Cost-Efficiency Boost
Nan Zhang
ACB APAC PD Senior Manager, Henkel

14:50 - 15:10

Breaking Boundaries, Returning to Nature
High-Quality Edgebanding Aids in "Breaking Involution"

Lijuan Wang
Technical Product Manager, REHAU Furniture solutions

15:10 - 15:30

Solutions for Edge Banding of
Deep Embossed Decorative Surfaces and Shaped Panels
Zhanting Yang

Deputy general manager, Desi Renolit


Panel Discussion



Event Contact

Koelnmesse (Beijing) Co., Ltd. Guangzhou Branch
Ms. Elly Li
Tel: +86-20-8755 2468-316