21 April 2015
21 April 2015
Centro Ricerche Fiat are amongst the first confirmed speakers at INC 2015 (Industrial Nanocomposites Conference), an international conference taking place 24th – 25th November 2015 at SpOrt Stuttgart, Germany.
Industrial Nanocomposites 2015 is an international conference that will explore the current and future use of nanocomposites in a variety of applications, defining the challenges being faced in mass production, use and future innovations.
The conference will cover the themes of materials, manufacturing, applications, commercialisation, opportunities and challenges and is aimed at those with an interest in the current and near-term future use of nanocomposites in industrial applications. Representation has already been secured from the aerospace, automotive, space and consumer goods sectors.
Current confirmed speakers include:
Brunetto Martorana, Fiat.
Sue Keighley, Events and Communications Specialist at NetComposites, comments "We’re hugely encouraged by the level of interest that INC is already generating. With FIAT being the latest high profile speaker to sign up and more big names expected, INC 2015 is set to be the must-attend nanocomposite conference of 2015."
The call for papers is still open and abstracts of 250 words are now being accepted with a deadline of 29th May 2015. To find out more about the conference and to register please visit http://www.industrialnanocomposites.com.
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