Programme

08:30

Registration & Exhibitions


09:00

Keynote: Concept AIA: Adaptive Intelligent Architecture

Atanas Zhelev - Digital Architects Ltd.


09:30

Engineering and Building Large Composite Structures in Advanced Composites

Rudy Jurg - Gurit and Luke McEwen - Gurit


10:00

Project Emergent City: Future-Proof Design Thinking

Marten Wassmann - Benthem Crouwel Architects and Luca Rizzotti - Persico Group


10:30

Refreshment Break & Exhibitions


11:00

Frontal Polymerization: An Innovative Technology for Time and Energy Efficient Curing of Polymer Composites

Christoph Schnöll - Technische Universität Wien


11:30

The Importance of High Quality Testing for Construction Projects

Geraint Havard - R-TECH Materials


12:00

Lunch & Exhibitions


13:00

VESTAMIN® Based Composite Rebars Produced by the iPul Technology: A New Approach for the Construction Industry

Dr Marcel Inhestern - Evonik and Wolfgang Raffelt - Krauss-Maffei Technologies GmbH


13:30

High Performance and Low Carbon Acoustic Barrier Panel

Neil Appleton - National Composites Centre (NCC)


14:00

Refreshment Break & Exhibitions


14:30

Bio-Based Bridge Ritsumasyl: Final Results and Design

Wouter Claassen - Witteveen+Bos


15:00

DACOMAT Project: Scope, Vision and Approach to FRP in Bridges

Jens Kjær Jørgensen - DACOMAT


15:30

The Exercitie Bridge – State of the Art Civil Engineering

William Schutte - City of Rotterdam Engineering


16:00

Close of Day 1, followed by Networking Drinks Reception


08:30

Registration & Exhibitions


09:00

Keynote: An Update of Past Visions of Fibre-Reinforced Megastructures

Prof. Urs Meier - Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology


09:30

The Market for Composites in Infrastructure Applications

Andrew Mafeld - Connectra Global KB


10:00

ri’ Zilyəns: Composites & Working Methods for Maximum Design Freedom

De Roover Gert - Exel Composites


10:30

Refreshment Break & Exhibitions


11:00

Manufacturing of Composite Facades: A Responsible Approach

Francois Geuskens - Curve Works


11:30

Do You Have It In My Size? The Role Customisation Plays in the Widespread use of GRP Composite Access Covers

David Crowther - Fibrelite


12:00

Lunch & Exhibitions


13:00

Fully Bio-Based Composite Pedestrian Bridge: Design, Production and Monitoring

Dr Geert Luyckx - Com&Sens


13:30

Designing Sustainable Footbridges: Comparing Steel, Concrete and FRP

Liesbeth Tromp - Royal HaskoningDHV


14:00

Structural Performance of Steel-Free Bridge Deck Panel

Dr Hesham Tuwair - Dhofar University


14:30

Development of redundant joints for hybrid structures of FRP and steel

Dr Marko Pavlovic - Steel and Composite Structures, TU Delft - Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences and Fruzsina Csillag - Infrastructure Department of Arup


15:00

Close of Conference