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Under the Hood Automotive - Thermoplastic Composites

Germany, Stuttgart

The Automotive Thermoplastic Composites Conference is a unique platform looking at leading-edge material and technological development of thermoplastic composites, allowing you to network and identify potential business opportunities.

The conference will bring together automotive OEMs and tier 1 suppliers with the innovators in the thermoplastic industry, to help companies in the automotive supply chain explore what is being developed to achieve lightweight volume production with thermoplastic composites.

The conference is co-located alongside the Under the Hood conference this conference will allow you to keep up to speed with this fast moving industry, benchmark your efforts against best practice, network and identify potential business opportunities.

With a shared networking area and the advantage that delegates can attend sessions at either conference, Under the Hood and Automotive Thermoplastic Composites will give you unparalleled access to our keynote speakers offering incredible value for money.

Under the Hood 2015 will examine:Legislation and its impact

  • Lightweighting: the use of composites to achieve this and blow moulding
  • Ways to decrease costs
  • Speciality parts - special conditions for parts and processing
  • New developments in plastics hybrid metal plastic structures
  • Use of thermoplastic composites under the hood
  • How fast will technology penetrate into new engines/cars on the market?
  • Replacing PA with PP
  • How to choose the best welding process
  • Foamed polymers

The event will take place on 7-8 May 2015 in Stuttgart, Germany.