19:00 - 20:00: Welcome drinks, Venue TBC
08:30 - 16:30: Conference and Exhibition
16:30 - 18:00: Advanced Materials in Action & Drinks Reception
19:30 - Late: Conference Dinner and Entertainment
08:45 - 16:00: Conference and Exhibition
Skip to Day 2
08:30 - 09:20
Registration and Networking
Grab a coffee, introduce yourself to fellow delegates, browse the exhibitions and get prepared for the day ahead.
09:20 - 09:30
Hear from the conference organisers about what's to come.
09:30 - 10:00
Tim Wood, Rail Director, Northern Powerhouse
Northern Powerhouse Rail Update & the Oakervee Review
10:00 - 10:20
Martin Strawford, Technical Solutions Manager, Rail Sector, Dura Composites
New Substructure Design & Install at Robroyston Station
10:20 - 10:40
Julien Sellier, Founder & Managing Director, STRUCTeam
Applying a Multimaterials Approach Within the Construction Sector to Reduce Emissions & Deliver Value
Neil Farmer, Executive Director, Tony Gee & Partners
Infrastructure Applications of FRP Composites: The Vision and the Reality
10:40 - 11:00
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
Paul Russell, Strategic Sales Leader, WATSON IoT Europe, IBM - Smart Buildings
The Impact of Digital Twins on the Smart Infrastructure Industry
12:00 - 12:20
Gregoire Beauduin, Business Developer, Com&Sens
Structural Load Monitoring of Smart Structures with Robust Fibre Optic Sensing Technologies
12:20 - 12:40
Graeme Jones, Managing Director, C-Probe Systems
Use of Smart Additives in Low Carbon AACM Concrete to Control Corrosion of Steel in Structures for Indefinite Service Life
12:40 - 13:00
Ivica Kolvaric, Head of Department, Functional Materials, Fraunhofer IPA
Ultra Durable and Interactive Surfaces for Buildings
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch, Networking & Exhibits
Enjoy a buffet lunch whilst perusing the exhibits. You could even take part in our exhibition quiz - there will be prizes!
14:00 - 15:00
Charlie Luxton, Architectural Designer, Writer & TV Presenter
Sustainability, Housing and Re-wiring the Economy
15:00 - 15:20
Neil Appleton, Construction Lead, The National Composites Centre
Future of Construction – Current Landscape, Trends and Emergent Technologies
15:20 - 15:30
Time for a quick comfort break before our last session of the day.
15:30 - 15:50
Mikko Lassila, Director, Business Development, Biocomposites, UPM
Presentation Title TBC
15:50 - 16:10
Ingrid Pauletti, Associate Professor in Architectural Technology, Politecnico di Milano
Polymer Materials: From Microscope to Architectural Demonstrators
16:10 - 16:30
Vicky Summers, Principal Research Engineer, The National Composites Centre
FRP Composites in Construction – An Opportunity for a Sustainable Future?
16:30 - 18:00
Audience Participation & Drinks Reception
Audience participation over a glass or two.
Back to Day 1
08:45 - 09:20
Grab a coffee, introduce yourself to fellow delegates, browse the exhibitions and prepare for the day ahead.
11:00 - 11.20
Gert De Roover, Segment Owner BCI, Exel Composites
Composites and Building/Infrastructure; A Promising Marriage
11:20 - 11.40
Neil Gray, Business Development Manager, Technical Fibre Products
TFP Tecnofire- Applications in Building & Construction
11:40 - 12:00
Craig Dawson, Applications Manager, Construction, Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC)
09:20 - 09:50
Amer Affan, Managing Partner, Affan Building Systems
Composites in Architecture
09:50 - 10.10
Simonetta Pegoria, Architect
Architecture & Design in Italy
10:10 - 10:30
Atanas Zhelev, CEO, Digital Architects
Applying a Multimaterials Approach Within Wood and Carbon Composites for Large Span Roofs & Decks
10:30 - 11:00
Take some time to browse the exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack to help you through the day.
12:00 - 13:00
13:00 - 13:20
Jo Stott, Marketing Director - Strategic Markets & Business Development, Fibrelite
GRP Composite Access Covers: Driving Adoption & Changing Specifications
13:20 - 13:40
Nick Weatherby, Technical Director, Haydale
National Grid's Adoption of the Composite Transition Piece
Speaker TBC, Composite Integration
13:40 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:30
Take the final opportunity to meet our exhibits whilst enjoying a quick drink and snack.
14:30 - 14:50
Neil Appleton, Construction Lead, NCC
What is the Composite Leadership Forum Construction Group?
Overview of Composites leadership forum construction group.
14:50 - 15:10
Sue Halliwell, Operations Manager, Composites UK
CLF Roadmap Action Plan
A progress update and invitation to get involved.
15:10 - 15:20
Rory Pemberton, Higher Research Scientist, National Physical Laboratory
Overview of the NPL Codes and Standards Short Project
CLF and NCC Construction Activities
A call to register interest.
15:35 - 16:00
Q&A, Wrap up and Close
Take the opportunity to ask the speakers and audience any questions, followed by time to network.