Free Conference - Connecting Technical Textiles and Composite Materials in the Building and Construction Fields

Wednesday June 21 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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Free Conference: Connecting Technical Textiles and Composite Materials in the Building and Construction Fields

  • Using technical textiles and composite materials in building and construction
  • Building insulation
  • Low energy solutions
  • Infrastructure rehabilitation

In this session, learn how construction companies have made the connection between technical textiles and composites. Several industry experts and architecture professors will present their latest projects during an open forum session with an in-depth, interactive discussion.

 

Co-organized by JEC Group and Techtextil North America. Open to all attendees.

12:30 PM to 12:50 PM
Ecole Nationale d'Ingenieurs de Saint-Etienne (ENISE)

Ecole Nationale d'Ingenieurs de Saint-Etienne (ENISE)

Patrice Hamelin

country:
France

Emeritus Professor

T.R.C. (Textile Reinforced Cement) a New Generation of Composite Materials

  • Textile composites with mineral matrices
  • Rehabilitation of existing infrastructures
  • Characterization and design
12:50 PM to 1:10 PM
Vrije Universiteit Brussels

Vrije Universiteit Brussels

Mathias De Munck

country:
Belgium

Researcher

Experimental Study and Modelling of Composite Sandwich Renovation Panels

  • Lightweight sandwich panels
  • Low-energy building solutions
  • Renovation
1:10 PM to 1:30 PM
Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Asis Patnaik

country:
South Africa

Senior Lecturer

Evaluating Performance Properties of Thermal and Sound Insulation Products Developed from Waste Fibers for over the Ceiling Insulation Application

  • Shift in focus: towards green building materials
  • Developing insulation products from natural fibers
  • Possibility of reducing noise pollution