Back for a seventh year, Composites UK and the British Plastics Federation are yet again partnering to bring you their annual joint event focussing on the developments of thermoplastic composites.
This event will look at the greener, sustainable side of thermoplastic composites.
10.30 Welcome from BPF and Composites UK
Session 1 – Thermoplastic Composite solutions for mobility applications
10.40 Thermoplastic Composites for Sustainable Mobility – Prithul Narula, Toray Advanced Composites
11.05 Thermoplastic Composites for New Sustainable Transport Sectors – Jamie Snudden, Airborne
11.30 Coffee Break
Session 2 – Thermoplastic Composites for marine applications
11.45 Mechanical Properties of Thermoplastic Acrylic-Glass Fibre Composites for Marine and Tidal Energy Applications – Machar Devine, University of Edinburgh
12.10 Development and Demonstrators of Durable Biobased Thermoplastic Composites for a Marine Environment – Prof. John Summerscales, University of Plymouth
12.35 Lunch break
Session 3 – Thermoplastic Composites breaking new ground
13.20 Progress Towards a Sustainable Future – Sam Donegani, Composite Braiding Limited
13.45 Greener Processing for Thermoplastic Composites – Dean Ashworth, Zund UK
14.10 Coffee break
14.25 Recyclable Composites for Electrical Goods: Soluboard, a recyclable thermoplastic composite – Dr Jonathan Swanston, Jiva Materials Ltd
14.50 Sustainable Composite Manufacturing Based on Smart Thermoplastic Nanocomposites with Integrated Functionalities – Dr Han Zhang, Queen Mary University of London
15.15 Panel discussion – opportunities for audience questions and speaker panel responses
15.25 Closing remarks from BPF and Composites UK
This event is to be held in London at BPF’s offices.
You can register via Eventbrite, here.