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MotorsportAM 2022

Accelerating Innovation Beyond the Track

4 – 5 October 2022
British Motor Museum, Gaydon, UK

Taking place on 4th – 5th October 2022, MotorsportAM will unite this fast-paced industry with the wonderful world of advanced materials and engineering.

The Motorsport industry has always been committed to lightweighting solutions alongside ever-changing rules and regulations, and forward-thinking teams strive to gain a competitive edge.

From design and manufacturing techniques to materials and testing, this 2-day event will enable participants to hear from industry experts, academics and teams, network with peers and visit a number of exhibitors showcasing the latest advanced material technologies.​

MOTORSPORT AM 2021 – 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 Technologies
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
Andrea Borlenghi
Territory Business Manager, 9T Labs
New Manufacturing Platform Produces Structural CFRTP Parts with Unique Aesthetic Options

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

10:40 – 11:10
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

11:10- 11:30
Marco Hanhinen
Business Development Manager – Carbon, Vitrulan
Carbon Fibre HighFlow for Advanced Vacuum Infusion

11:30- 11:50
Jonathan Warbrick
Strategic Account Manager, Stratasys
Can Motorsport Manufacturing Methods be Cost-Effective for Automotive Production?

Electric Vehicles & Battery Technology

11:50 – 12:10
Malcolm Earp
Chief Commercial Officer, The Ultimate Battery Co.
Lightweighting Energy Storage

12:10 – 12:30
James Ganderton
Junior Model Design Engineer, Scuderia AlphaTauri F1 Team
How Formula Student Prepares Students for an Advanced Industry

Lunch, Networking & Exhibits

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

13:30 – 14:00
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

14:00 – 14:20
Johann Wacht
Manager – Motorsports, Bcomp
Motorsport Boosts Sustainability – A Case Study of Bcomp’s Sustainable Lightweighting Solutions in the Racing Industry

14:20 – 14:40
Paolo Parello
PM and R&D Composite Engineer, YCOM
Applying Natural Fibre to Composite Structures in Motorsport

14:40- 15:00
Matt Bradney
Director of Business Development, Prodrive
Reclaimed Carbon Fibres, Natural Fibres and Recyclable Composites

Refreshments, Networking & Exhibits

15:00 – 15:30
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’

15:30 – 17:00
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.
Rodrigo Amado – Head of Strategy & New Business Development, CBMM

Drinks Reception and Conference Dinner

19:00 – 23:00
Drinks Reception & Conference Dinner at Whittlebury Park Hotel.
SOLD OUT!

MOTORSPORT AM 2022 – 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
Paolo Ponzo
Senior Structural Engineer, 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
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
Neil O’Keeffe
Technical Director, Trelleborg Applied Technologies Rochdale
Novel Materials for Next Generation Vehicle Manufacturing

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
Maria Brooks
Senior Technology Materials Technician, Alpine F1 Team
Alpine is Back – From Material to Track

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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