The ACC will include workshops, speakers and exhibits. All students, and UAB faculty and staff, may attend conference events free of charge.
Three workshops will be held June 18: Managing Corrosion with FRP (fiber reinforced polymer); Sustainable Green Composites and Recycling; and Design, Modeling and Simulation of Composites.
The conference and exhibits scheduled for June 19-20 will focus on developments in defense, power, energy, transportation, infrastructure and emerging applications. Nearly 40 20-minute presentations will be made by program managers, CEO/technologists and experts over a broad range of technologies. The event will bring together industry, national and international laboratory personnel, business organizations and academia.
A sampling of presentations and panels will include: recent advances in bridges and installations; green and sustainable technologies; bamboo composite products as the future; clean energy and whether the investment in it has paid off; innovative materials for protective structures applications.
The conference will take place from 18th to 20th of June in Birmingham, Alabama, USA.