Advanced Engineering 2018

Design for Sustainability with Natural Materials

The Natural Materials Association will be holding its first event in Scotland on Wednesday 14 October.

This afternoon seminar will be held at The Lighthouse, Glasgow, in the heart of the city. It will feature speakers from companies involved in the design and manufacture of products made using natural materials. 12.30 for light refreshments, with speakers commencing at 1.30.

Already confirmed are companies involved in optical fashion items, designing buildings and automotive components. We will hear from those who have devoted their research activity to finding out how nature designs and constructs amazingly strong and light structures. Alongside the seminar, companies and organisations will be showing a variety of products each made using sustainable materials.

Speakers include:

  • George Jeronimidis
  • Alex Haw - Atmos
  • Craig White
  • Professor Peter Walker
  • Hemp Eyeware
  • Composites Evolution


The Lighthouse

11 Michell Lane


G1 3NU

+44 (0) 141 276 5365

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