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NetComposites Offers Expert Advice and Training Opportunities at the Composites Engineering Show 2013

22 October 2013

At the Composites Engineering Show 2013 taking place on 12 – 13 November at the NEC, Birmingham, NetComposites will be offering its initial advice and signposting service, “Ask the Expert”, for a second year with the new addition of a training event – ‘An Introduction to Composites and their Processing’ - running in parallel on 12 November, also at the NEC.

The ‘Ask the Expert’ session will take place over the two days of the exhibition from NetComposites’ stand D130, and will cover topics, which include the following.

Tuesday 12th November, 2013

  • 09.00 – 11.00         Composites Processing
  • 11.00 – 13.00         Construction/Market Research
  • 13.00 – 15.00         Nanocomposites
  • 15.00 – 17.00         Thermoplastics

Wednesday 13th November, 2013

  • 09.00 – 11.00    Composites Training               
  • 11.00 – 13.00    Transport Applications/Composites Design and Analysis
  • 13.00 – 15.00    Grant Funding in the Composites Sector
  • 15.00 – 16.00    Self-Reinforced Polymers

Should your requirement fall outside of these topics or the allotted times are not suitable, please call them on +44 (0)1246 266244 to arrange another time.

The company will also be running a new training session during the event – ‘An Introduction to Composites and their Processing’, which is specifically designed for individuals from companies who want to move into the composites arena, or are just starting out. Split into two, half-day sessions on Tuesday 12th November, delegates can attend one, or both of the sittings depending upon their requirements. The event will cover the following subjects.

Session One – Tuesday 12th November (10am – 1pm)

  • Composite materials – the basics;
  • Fibres and matrices;
  • Composite material market overview;
  • How a composite works;
  • Design/analysis of composites; and
  • Applications and case Studies.

Session Two – Tuesday 12th November (2pm – 5pm)

  • Composite material processing techniques – overview;
  • Processing materials;
  • Thermoplastic composites;
  • Processing thermoplastic composites; and
  • Inspection and repair of composites.

The training event takes place within the NEC so is in a convenient location for attendees of the Composites Engineering Show. Potential delegates can find out more information on the event website – www.compositesengineeringconference.com.






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