8 October - 10 October
Smithers Rapra have been organising the world renowned Global Outlook for Carbon Fibre conferences in both Europe and North America for over 20 years.
How attending this conference will benefit you
As the only conference focused 100% on carbon fibre, the conferences provide a unique global forum for carbon fibre manufacturers, composite industry executives, technologists and new entrants to receive a comprehensive update on the outlook for growth, supply and demand and recycling of carbon fibres.
Discussions at the conferences focus predominantly around end user applications, with insights from OEMs in aerospace, automotive, rail, sports equipment, marine, wind and more, alternative PAN and precursor applications, sustainable materials and methods, the role of recycling, novel approaches to composites manufacturing, new technologies for carbon fibre production, circular economy opportunities and much more.
Why you should attend this conference
Smithers Rapra entice the leading global carbon fibre players to hear the latest thoughts from the leaders in the business, as well as what they see as the challenges for the future providing attendees with a unique, objective view on the carbon fibre market.
Speakers at GOCarbonFibre 2018 included ELG Carbon Fibre, Cygnet Texkimp, Hutchinson, Vattenfal, Aachen University, CFK Valley Stade Recycling and more. These experts provided insights into pertinent issues includingOEM applications, recycling & re-use, future trends and investments, carbon fibre innovations and more.
Attendees included BMW, Nissan, Toyota, Toray, Zoltek Corporation, ELG Carbon Fibre, Carbon Nexus, Renault-Nissan Consulting, Hutchinson Aerospace, Cygnet Texkimp, Toyota Tsusho, Mitsubishi Chemical Carbon Fiber and Composites and many more, proving that this conference truly brings the industry together.