COMPOSITES ENGINEERING

Advanced Engineering
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Advanced Engineering - Composites Engineering

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

The rise of composite materials continues across an ever-increasing number of applications. The advances provided by composite materials within automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, construction and oil and gas, to name just a few, are revolutionising businesses and benefiting millions of people. With the industry showing no signs of slowing down, the Composites Engineering show has already established itself as one of the world’s most important composite raw material, design, processing and applications events.

OPEN FORUM 2 - DAY ONE

10:00-11:30

CIMComp

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11:30-12:00

KEYNOTE

Strategy delivery and sector deal

Alex Aucken, CLF


12:00-13:00

Delivering the UK composites strategy - 1

Industrial strategy beyond brexit

Kate Thompson, BEIS

Delivering the UK composites strategy - 2

Supporting growth and demand in the industry

Faye Smith, Composites UK chair

Delivering the UK composites strategy - 3

Leveraging funding to grow your business

Ajay Kapadia, KTN

Delivering the UK composites strategy - 4

Sourcing your workforce now and in the future

Paul Shakespeare, CLF skills WG and NCC


13:00-14:00

Construction - 1

Structural use of composites

Speaker - coming soon, Millfield Composites

Construction - 2

Construction - the opportunites and challenges

James Henderson, Atkins Ltd

Construction - 3

Fire

Speaker - coming soon, Armacell

Construction - 4

Modular housing

Justin Jin, Axia Materials


14:00-15:00

Composites UK awards 2017

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15:00-16:00

Automation - 1

Artificial intelligence

Clive Chitiz, Plataine

Automation - 2

Automation and industry 4.0 for SMEs

Ben Morgan, AMRC

Automation - 3

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OPEN FORUM 2 - DAY TWO

10:00-11:00

Affordable composites - 1

The challenges and opportunities for automotive

Phil Bruce / Henry Sarel-Cooke, CLF

Affordable composites - 2

Meeting the needs of high volume production

Shanta Desai, Nissan

Affordable composites - 3

Flexible lightweight architecture for volume applications (FLAVA)

Speaker - coming soon, Penso


11:00-12:00

Repair and inspection - 1

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Repair and inspection - 2

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Repair and inspection - 3

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12:00-13:00

Strategy: future - 1

What the composites sector deal means for you

Faye Smith, Avalon Consultancy Services Ltd

Strategy: future - 2

Developing technologies for cross-sector demands

Peter Chivers, CLF, TWG and NCC

Strategy: future - 3

Modernising standards for a changing world

Katerina Busuttil, BSI


13:00-14:00

Rail - 1

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Rail - 2

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Rail - 3

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14:00-15:00

Sustainability (recycling) - 1

Cross industry challenges

Stella Job, CLF Sustainability WG

Sustainability (recycling) - 2

Reclaiming high spec carbon fibre from end of life composites

Andrew Page, Toyota Tsusho

Sustainability (recycling) - 3

High volume applications for recycles GRP

Rod Fox, Revaluetech

OPEN FORUM 3 - DAY ONE

10:00-11:00

Testing - 1

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Testing - 2

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Testing - 3

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11:00-12:00

Sport - 1

Opportunities

Paul Sherratt, Loughborough University

Sport - 2

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Sport - 3

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12:00-13:00

Oil & gas - 1

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Oil & gas - 2

Carbon fibre sandwich structures

Steven Bakker, Cristex

Oil & gas - 3

The fire challenge

Speaker - coming soon, Solent


13:00-14:00

Thermoplastic composites - 1

Subject - coming soon

Speaker - coming soon, TenCate

Thermoplastic composites - 2

Subject - coming soon

Chris Hare, NetC

Thermoplastic composites - 3

Thermoplastic overmoulding of structural composites for automotive applications (TOSCAA)

Speaker - coming soon, Auxilium


14:00-15:00

Energy - 1

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Energy - 2

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Energy - 3

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15:00-16:00

Rail - 1

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Rail - 2

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Rail - 3

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OPEN FORUM 3 - DAY TWO

10:00-11:00

Training

Introduction to composites materials

Joe Carruthers, NetComposites


11:00-12:00

BioComposites

Subject - coming soon

Elena Benedetti, AEP Polymers  

BioComposites

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Maria Konstantakopoulou, NetComposites

BioComposites

Subject - coming soon

Graham Ormondroyd, Biocomp Centre, Bangor


12:00-13:00

NanoComposites

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NanoComposites

Subject - coming soon

Pete Gooden, Promethean Particles

NanoComposites

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Ben Hargreaves, NetComposites


13:00-14:00

Design

Advanced designed

Speaker - coming soon, Frewer

Design

Workflows

Speaker - coming soon, CompoSIDE

Design

Abstract

Speaker - coming soon, Granta Design


14:00-15:00

Manufacturing

Machining solutions

Speaker - coming soon, MAKA

Manufacturing

Infrared for VBO curing

Peter Marshall, Ceramicx

Manufacturing

Subject - coming soon

Jasmin Stein, TWI


15:00-16:00

Panel

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