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8 Mar 2019
JEC World 2019, definitely the world leading meeting place of the composites industry, this year expects to welcome 43,000 professionals, from manufacturers to engineers, decision makers, buyers to research & development managers, in search of inspiration, exchanges and analysis so as to get a better handle on just what industrials expect within all 14 application industries, among which Automotive, Transport, Aero, Space, Construction, Energy, Sports and Lifestyle.

JEC World, March 12-14, 2019 - Paris Nord Villepinte

 

JEC WORLD 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

  • 1,300+ exhibitors, 85% international
  • 27 pavilions
  • 43,000+ professional expected
  • 30+ workshops in the Forum
  • 180+ Conferences
  • 4 Innovation Planets with 200+ parts
  • 30 finalists - JEC Innovation Awards

 

JEC World 2019, definitely the world leading meeting place of the composites industry, this year expects to welcome 43,000 professionals, from manufacturers to engineers, decision makers, buyers to research & development managers, in search of inspiration, exchanges and analysis so as to get a better handle on just what industrials expect within all 14 application industries, among which Automotive, Transport, Aero, Space, Construction, Energy, Sports and Lifestyle.

1,300 composite companies have taken this message on board, and are participating to present their know-how, innovations and solutions hailing from more than 115 countries all around the world, to satisfy visitors’ need for inspiration.

JEC World 2019 inspirational programs at a glance:

 

Innovation at the heart of the show

  • More than 200 innovative parts presented in the 4 Innovation planets (Auto&Transport, Aero&Space, Construction&Energy, Sports& Lifestyle)
  • 30 finalists for the JEC Innovation Awards
  • 10 startups selected out of more than 120 candidates
  • 10 PhDs to participate to the Composites Challenge competition

 

Knowledge and networking to learn and discover best practices

  • Participate to 6 Technical Conferences sessions,
  • Discover processes and experience live demos thanks to the 4 Composites In Action areas, including a new area dedicated to 3D printing, with the most recent scientific and technological developments, showcasing innovative products and live demos, in the field of Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing applied to Composites materials,
  • The Composites Industry Circles, dedicated to uniting decision makers in the global automotive, aerospace and construction industries around the development of composite materials in their respective sector,
  • More than 30 workshops within Composite exchange program in the Forum area
  • Official Business meetings program, with more than 4,000 meetings expected between participants to develop their business,
  • New in 2019: three “Country on stage” sessions featuring the Composites Ecosystem of Turkey, the Netherlands, with the participation of Martin Camps, Vice-Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, and France, celebrating the first year of the French Fab in Composites.

 

Keynote Speakers

Among 240+ speakers from the composites industry and its applications sectors, some inspiring leaders such as:

  • Bertrand Piccard, Initiator & Chairman, Solar Impulse Foundation, who achieved the Solar Impulse famous flight around the world without any drop of fuel,
  • Enrico Palermo, President of TSC, currently developing the spaceship for the Virgin Galactic space flight program,
  • Carlo Ratti, Architect and Director of MIT Senseable City Lab & Founding Partner, will present how architecture can be enriched through advanced & composites materials and Internet-of-Things technologies,
  • Dirk Gerbser, VP Production at Lilium, the world’s first all-electric vertical take-off and landing jet.

 

Must attend agenda for journalists

  • Tuesday, March 12th
    • at 9:30am: Overview of the global Composites Market
    • at 5pm: Startup Booster winners’ ceremony
  • Wednesday, March 13th
    • at 9:30am: JEC Asia 2019, Press conference
    • at 4:30pm: Innovation Awards Ceremony

 

Don’t miss JEC World 2019 in Paris Nord Villepinte on March 12-14, 2019

www.jec-world.events

 

About JEC Group

JEC Group is the world’s leading company dedicated entirely to the development of information and business connections channels and platforms supporting the growth and promotion of the composite materials industry. Publisher of the JEC Composites Magazine - the industry’s reference magazine, JEC Group drives global innovation programs and organizes several events in the world, including JEC World (the foremost and world-leading international exhibition dedicated to composite materials and their applications), which takes place every March in Paris.