Conferences and seminars

Organisation of its own events and participation to international events are some important activities among those developed by the network. The objective is to divulgate results obtained by the network and transfer the acquired knowledge to the automotive sector.

Until now and to that purpose, the following events have been attended:

  • JEC Composites International Show 2011 in Paris: to celebrate the launch of the network, CTAG designed a stand for the fair that took place between March 29th and 31st. More than 30,000 people came and visited this show in only 3 days, with 1,065 stands disposed within 48,500m2. More particularly, in 2011, Spain has been chosen has the honour guest and the automotive sector designed has a primary topic.
  • Internacional Exhibition for Plastic and Rubber 2011 (EQUIPLAST) in Barcelona: the network took part in the major Spanish event related to plastic materials, which was celebrated from November 14th until 18th. A stand was set up under the coordination of AIMPLAS.
  • XII Internacional Conference on Plastics in Automotive Sector: the network coordinator, Alberto Tielas from CTAG, gave a lecture within the congress organized by the Spanish Centre for Plastics (Centro Español de Plásitcos) inside the EQUIPLAST exhibition fair on November 14th. The purpose of this talk was to present the most interesting and innovative aspects of nanomaterials in the automotive sector.
  • JEC Composites International Show 2012 in Paris: the network, through CTAG, took active part in the Spanish Pavilion that was hold within this fair between March 27th and 29th. More than 30.000 people came to visit the show, with 1.181 stands located within 50.000m2. Free invitations to come and see the stand inside the fair in Paris were offered to members of the network, previously registered via e-mail.

Forthcoming events:

  • Diffusion days and transfer workshops of the CarbonInspired network: during the year 2012, the network will held a total of 6 days, free of charge, and the corresponding transfer workshops. Through these days, the network aims to develop a large and international covering zone on all the SUDOE Space: País Vasco, Valencia, Galicia and Madrid in Spain, Aveiro in Portugal, and Aquitaine in France. Do not miss this opportunity and follow our website to learn the coming dates!
  Workshop  Date   Venue           Host            Registration  
1st    June 11th       Bilbao (Spain)    Click here
2nd    July 18th       O Porriño (Spain)      Click here
3rd   September 20th  Pessac (France) Click here
4th    October 4th & 5th   Paterna (Spain)   Click here
5th    October 19th   Aveiro (Portugal)   Click here
   International     November 21st     Mercure Santo Domingo Hotel – Madrid (Spain)     Click here