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ConstructionAM 2022

Advanced Materials for Construction

27 – 28 April 2022
Manchester UK

With the construction market being one of the largest in the world, the industry continues to develop, looking for materials to enable innovative designs for projects or to offer novel solutions to challenge industry specifications and standards.

Advanced Materials for Construction 2022 brings together clients, contractors, designers, material suppliers, innovators and investors.

The attendees, sponsors and organisers have one key objective; to deliver the best possible opportunities and outcomes for the Advanced Materials industry.

CONSTRUCTION AM – DAY 1

Programme day 2
Registration, Networking & Welcome

08:30 – 09:25
Registration, Exhibition and Networking
Grab a coffee, introduce yourself to fellow delegates, browse the exhibitions and get prepared for the day ahead.

09:25- 09:30
Opening Address & Welcome
Hear from the conference organisers about what’s to come.

• 09:30 – 10:00
Opening Keynote:

Motorsport-Speaker-Yutaki YagiYutaka Yagi
Managing Director & General Manager of Technology,
Teijin Automotive Center Europe
Multi-Material Composite Engineering

Advanced Materials Motorsport

• 10:00 – 10:20
Graham Roberts
Business Development Manager, Toray Advanced Composites
Game-Changing Prepreg for Motorsport Applications

• 10:20 – 10:40
Garry Scott
New Product Induction Manager, Carbon ThreeSixty
Decreasing Layup Time Through Optimised Tailored Preforming Technology

• 10:40- 11:00
Marco Hanhinen
Sales Manager, Vitrulan
Carbon Fibre HighFlow for Advanced Vacuum Infusion

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 11:00 – 11:30
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits
Take the opportunity to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through your day.

• 11:30 – 12:00
Keynote:

Motorsport - Cristiana PaceCristiana Pace
Founder & Director, E-Novation Consulting Ltd.
An Overview of Sustainability in the Motorsport Industry: Addressing and Overcoming the Barriers

Sustainability in Motorsport

• 12:00 – 12:20
Johann Wacht
Manager – Motorsports, Bcomp
Motorsport Boosts Sustainability – A Case Study of Bcomp’s Sustainable Lightweighting Solutions in the Racing Industry

• 12:20 – 12:40
Nicola Scimeca
Motorsport and Automotive Entrepreneur, YCOM
Applying Natural Fibre to Composite Structures in Motorsport

• 12:40- 13:00
John McQuilliam
Director of Engineering, Prodrive
Reclaimed Carbon Fibres, Natural Fibres and Recyclable Composites for Motorsport Applications

Lunch, Networking & Exhibits

• 13:00 – 14:00
Lunch, Networking & Exhibits
Enjoy a buffet lunch whilst perusing the exhibits.

Electric Vehicles & Battery Technology

• 14:00 – 14:20
Malcolm Earp
Chief Commercial Officer, The Ultimate Battery Co.
Lightweighting Energy Storage

• 14:20 – 14:40
James Ganderton
Methodologies Lead, Oxford Brookes Racing
How Formula Student Prepares Students for an Advanced Industry

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 14:40 – 15:10
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits
Take the opportunity to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through your day.

Panel Session – Does Motorsport have a Sustainable Future?

Chaired by Louise Goodman
TV presenter and journalist, dubbed ‘the first woman of Formula One’

• 15:10 – 16:45
Panel members include:
Rob Smedley – Director of Data Systems, Formula 1
Julia Pallé – Sustainability Director, Formula E
Cristiana Pace – Founder & Director, E-Novation Consulting Ltd.
Rodi Basso – Sport and Technology Entrepreneur
Rodrigo Amado – Head of Strategy & New Business Development, CBMM

Drinks Reception and Conference Dinner

• 19:00 – 23:00
Drinks Reception followed by Conference Dinner at Whittlebury Park Hotel.
Limited numbers available, so book early to avoid disappointment.

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CONSTRUCTION AM – DAY 2

Programme day 1
Registration, Networking & Welcome

09:00 – 09:30
Registration, Exhibition and Networking
Grab a coffee, introduce yourself to fellow delegates, browse the exhibitions and get prepared for the day ahead.

• 09:30 – 10:00
Keynote:

Prof Willem ToetProf. Willem Toet
Professor, Aerodynamics Specialist & Senior Sales Manager, Sauber Aerodynamik AG
F1 & Motorsport: Taking Advantage of Light, Strong, Stiff Structures

Design & Testing

• 10:00 – 10:20
Ian Cowley
Director/Technical Consultant, Engineering & Beyond
Design for Manufacture

• 10:20 – 10:40
Geraint Havard
Composites Testing Manager, R-TECH Materials
The Impact of Composite Materials on Motorsport

• 10:40 – 11:00
Marco Merlin
Technical Department Manager, YCOM
Design of the Bodywork and Composite Structures of the Volkswagen IDR

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 11:00 – 11:30
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits
Take the opportunity to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through your day.

Additive Manufacturing

• 11:30 – 11:50
Antonio Almenara

Additive Manufacturing Representative, CRP Technology
How State-of-the-art Technologies Drive Achievement in Motorsport

• 11:50 – 12:10
Robert MacDonald

UK/Nordics Strategic Account Manager, Stratasys
Stratasys: The Future of Advanced Materials in Automotive

• 12:10- 12:30
Jonathan Warbrick

Technical Sales Manager, RPS
Can Motorsport Manufacturing Methods be Cost-Effective for Automotive Production?

• 12:30- 12:50
Ian Mellor

Managing Director, Metalysis
The Metalysis Process – A Flexible Distributed 

Lunch, Networking & Exhibits

• 12:30 – 13:50
Lunch, Networking & Exhibits
Enjoy a buffet lunch whilst perusing the exhibits.

Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

• 13:50 – 14:10
Rob Lovelace
Managing Director, Trelleborg Applied Technologies Rochdale
Syntactic Material for Lightweighting of Electric Vehicles

• 14:10 – 14:30
Clive Chitiz
Vice President, EMEA Region, Plataine
The Implementation, Use and ROI of IIOT and AI Technologies in Advance Material Manufacturing

• 14:30- 14:50
Andrew Mills
Principal Research Fellow, Cranfield University
Carbon Fibre Automotive Structures Manufacturing – A Review of Techniques and Limitations – Super Sports Cars to PEVs

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 14:50 – 15:20
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits
Take the opportunity to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through your day.

Advanced Materials for Motorsport

• 15:20 – 15:40
Jason White
Technical Manager, Martins Rubber
Nanotubes in Elastomers Improving Performance in Automotive

• 15:40 – 16:00
Markus Schiffmann
Sales and Marketing Manager, Polynt Composites
Smart Material Composites

• 16:00- 16:20
Martin Gambling
Managing Director, GRM Consulting Ltd
Maximising Composite Materials. The Progression of Laminate Optimisation Techniques Beyond Formula

• 16:20- 16:40
Francesco Agiletti
CEO/Partner, DEXET Technologies
Composites for Urban Mobility

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