Events & Training

Our Events & Training section lists composites-related conferences, exhibitions and training courses worldwide.

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Opportunities for Fibre-Reinforced Polymer Composites in Transport Applications

01 October 2014

This conference will look at key innovations in using FRPs in mass transport applications and the challenges that are still to be addressed.

Derby, UK

International AVK Conference 2014

06 October 2014 - 07 October 2014

The annual conference of the Industrievereinigung Verstärkte Kunststoffe (Federation of Reinforced Plastics), co-located with the COMPOSITES EUROPE trade show.

Düsseldorf, Germany

AWEA Offshore WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition

07 October 2014 - 08 October 2014

Organised by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), this event offers the opportunity to connect with developers, turbine manufacturers and other key industry players working on the offshore wind projects being developed in the US.

Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

COMPOSITES EUROPE 2014 - 9th European Trade Fair & Forum for Composite Materials Technology & Applications

07 October 2014 - 09 October 2014

COMPOSITES EUROPE is the most innovative fair in the strongest European composites market and showcases the complete value sector of the industry. International researchers, developers and decision makers can meet the composites industry, whose key technologies and applications are the focus of attention: automotive, aerospace, lightweight construction, wind energy, etc. Reinforced Plastics is the official Media Partner of COMPOSITES EUROPE.

Düsseldorf, Germany

GOCarbonFibre 2014 – Global Outlook for Carbon Fibre conference

08 October 2014 - 10 October 2014

Cologne, Germany

CAMX 2014 – The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo

13 October 2014 - 16 October 2014

The Composites & Advanced Materials Expo: Combined Strength. Unsurpassed Innovation. Produced by ACMA and SAMPE. October 13-16, 2014: Conference. October 14-16, 2014: Exhibits. Orlando, FL, USA.

Orlando, Florida, USA

METYX Fourth Composites Summit

22 October 2014 - 24 October 2014

Organised by METYX Composites this event is a one-day composites conference followed by two days of practical training on RTM and infusion technology. Participants can attend one, two, or all three days. A 10% discount is offered for registration by 31 August 2014.

Istanbul, Turkey

ITHEC 2014 – The 2nd International Conference & Exhibition on Thermoplastic Composites

27 October 2014 - 28 October 2014

Organised by Messe Bremen in cooperation with Faserinstitut Bremen eV, the biennial ITHEC event offers a platform for knowledge exchange and technology transfer between industry and research in the field of thermoplastic composites.

Bremen, Germany

JEC Americas 2014

28 October 2014 - 29 October 2014

Boston, Massachusetts, USA