Sustainable Composites: The Future, 29th June - 3rd July 2020, online

How can composite materials help us achieve a net zero carbon world? How can we innovate to ensure valuable composites are recycled and reused? And what are the emerging opportunities to improve the social, environmental and economic sustainability of the industry?

The programme consists of virtual keynotes, seminars and workshops to explore the future of sustainable composites. The programme, with many more to be confirmed is as follows:

* Dr Tia Benson Tolle - Director, Materials and Fabrication, Boeing Commercial Airplanes, USA
* Professor Anthony J Ryan OBE - founding Director, Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures, University of Sheffield, UK
* Frazer Barnes, Director, ELG Carbon Fiber
* Professor Kerry Kirwan - Director of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing, University of Warwick, UK
* Professor Kristiina Oksman - Luleň University of Technology, Sweden and Biocomposites Editor, Composites Part A
* Allan K. Poulsen, Cluster Lead - Advanced Materials, Vestas
* Professor Steve Pickering - Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Nottingham, UK

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Posted 2020-05-01 16:50:09

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