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MarineAM 2022

Advanced Materials & Technology for the Marine Sector

15 – 16 June 2022
Southampton Football Club,
Southampton, UK

Advanced Materials have been used across the marine sector for decades. MarineAM will give participants the opportunity to learn about the latest innovations, advancements and projects all taking advantage of advanced materials within the Marine sector.

Bringing together designers, material suppliers, innovators and investors, MarineAM will look at the latest and greatest in the world of marine craft and vessels, marine technology and engineering. ​

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

MarineAM – DAY 1

Programme day 2
Registration, Networking & Welcome

• 08:30 – 09:00
Registration Opens

• 09:00 – 09:30
Bacon Rolls, Exhibition and Networking

Grab a bacon roll and a caffeine fix, introduce yourself to fellow delegates, browse the exhibitions and get prepared for the day ahead.

• 09:30 – 09:40
Opening Address & Welcome
Hear from the conference host about what’s to come.


• 09:40 – 10:20
Keynote: Neil Kegg
Global Sales Development Manager – Marine, Scott Bader
Sustainability in Marine

• 10:15 – 10:40
Wouter Verbouwe
Technical and Product Development Manager, Basaltex
Basalt Fibre Reinforcements for Marine Industry

• 10:40 – 11:05
Martin Leigh
Technology Director, Grafmarine
NanoDeck: Sustainable Renewable Energy for the Marine Sector

• 11:05 – 11:30
Ollie Taylor

Project Director, Anthesis Group
How Lifecycle Analysis Can Be Used to Drive Sustainable Innovation: Marineshift360

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 11:30 – 12:00
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

Take the opportunity to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through your afternoon.

Damage Repair & Inspection

• 12:00 – 12:25
John Hansen

Managing Director, ETher NDE
Using Eddy Current NDT to Inspect Carbon Composite Material

• 12:25 – 12:50
Joe Buckley

Owner, Level X NDT
Application of Terahertz Technology for Coating and Layer Measurements on Composite Materials

Lunch, Networking & Exhibits

• 12:50 – 14:00
Lunch & Networking
Enjoy a buffet lunch whilst perusing the exhibits.

Advanced Materials

• 14:00 – 14:25
Graham Stevens

Owner, PolyMer Tech 1RX
Advancing Marine Alternatives: Bonding Polyethylene With Adhesives

• 14:25 – 14:50
Colin Leatham-Locke

Business Development Manager, Illium Composites
The End of Vinyl Ester Barrier Coats in Wet and Skin Coat Applications

• 14:50- 15:15
Ray Gibbs

CEO, Manchester Graphene Co.
Opening Potential for Enhancing Marine Products with Nano Technology

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 15:15 – 15:45
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

Take the opportunity to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through your afternoon.

Design and Performance

• 15:45 – 16:10
Ian Cowley

Director/Technical Consultant, Engineering and Beyond
Composite Design for Manufacture

• 16:10 – 16:35
Ollie Graffy

Co-founder & Managing Director, Digital Dry Dock
3D Laser Scanning Technology – Building a Digital Twins to Speed up New Build and Refit

Drinks Reception and Conference Dinner

• 19:00 – 23:00
Drinks and Conference Dinner at The Halo, Top Deck, Southampton Football Club
Join us for an evening of fine food and relaxed networking and charity quiz with guest speaker, Geoff Holt, MBE DL, Disability Sports Ambassador and Founder of the Wetwheels Foundation.

Limited numbers available, so book early to avoid disappointment.

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MarineAM – DAY 2

Programme day 1
Registration, Networking & Welcome

• 09:00 – 09:30

• 09:30 – 10:00
Bacon Rolls and Networking

Grab a coffee and a bacon roll whilst browsing the exhibition and get prepared for the day ahead.

• 10:00 – 10:35

Keynote: David Lale
CEO, Ocean Yacht Mouldings

Case Studies

• 10:35 – 11:00
Keith Croysdale

Alternative Fuel Business Development Manager Europe, Luxfor Gas Cylinders
What’s Happening Now in Hydrogen Fuel Marine Innovation?

• 11:00 – 11:25
Max Guthrie

Sales & Business Development Executive, Encocam
An Aluminium Honeycomb Heat Exchanger Invented and Patented Without a Formal Engineering Training

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 11:25 – 12:00
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits
Take the opportunity to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through your day.

Recycling and Sustainability

• 12:00 – 12:25
Ian Falconer

Founder/CEO, Fishy Filaments
Changing the World on a Budget

• 12:25 – 12:50
David Johnson

Sales Director, Wessex Resins
Developments in Bio-based Epoxys

• 12:50 – 13:15

Lunch, Networking & Exhibits

• 13:15 – 14:00
Lunch, Networking & Exhibits

Enjoy a buffet lunch whilst perusing the exhibits.

Composite Manufacturing and Processing

• 14:00 – 14:25
Chris Brown

Co-founder, CBE+
Sustainability and Automation

• 14:25 – 14:50
Tom Chatterley

Composites Engineering Lead, Airborne
Flexible Concurrent Composite Product and Automated Process Development for the Marine Industry

• 14:50 – 15:15
Jonathan Warbrick

Strategic Account Manager, Stratasys
Investment Casting for the Marine Sector using Industrial AM

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

• 15:15 – 15:30
Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits
A final opportunity to browse the exhibits and grab a drink and snack.

• 15:30 – 15:55
Paolo Dassi

Marine & Industry Manager, Bcomp
Design and Build Sustainable Yachts with Natural Fibre Solutions

• 15:55 – 16:20
Yannick Willemin

Head of Marketing & Business Development, 9T Labs
How Additive Manufacturing, Continuous Fibers, and Thermoplastics join forces for a New Generation of Structural Parts