India Composites Conference

October 24, 2013

2nd Conference on Composites & Advanced Materials Industry

Conference Theme: Taking Composite Sector to the Next Level in India

Conference Day 1: Key Sessions

Government Policy for composites in India (Panel Discussion)

  • What are the initiatives taken by the government till 2013
  • Highlighting the recent initiatives adopted by the government
  • How the policies could change the future of composites products in India

Mr. Avik Bhattacharya, Director, Boeing
Anindya Ghosh, MD, Owens Corning India
Rajendran Subbiah, CGM, BEML India 
Terry Fry, General Manager, Asia Pacific Leader, PPG Fiber Glass
Session Chairperson: JK Trivedi, Aztech Composites Pvt. Ltd.

How is global economic scenario affecting the Indian composites market (Panel Discussion)

  • How the global scenario is affecting the India market
  • What are the imperatives of the rising dollar?
  • What should be the solution to increase the consumption of composites application

R. N. Gupta, Director, Revex Plasticizers
Mukund Bhore, Dow Chemical International
Biswajit Sarma, PPG Fibre Glass
Remon Veraart, MD, Binani 3B India
Session Chairperson: JK Trivedi, Aztech Composites Pvt. Ltd.

DIAB experience in developing new Sandwich Composite applications – Mr. Lars-Magnus Efraimsson, DIAB

Technical Textile: Emerging Growth and Opportunities

  • Advanced Technical Textiles and Emerging applications - Dr. PKC Bose, MD & CEO, Saertex India
  • Recent advancements in Textiles, Nonwoven and Fibres 

Structural Assembly Solutions for Composites - Vikram Patil, Business Leader – Adhesives, Ashland India Pvt. Ltd

Conference Day 2: Key Sessions

Review on the Indian Composites Industry

  • Rohacell high performance core for light weight advance sandwich composite solution, Hitesh Shah, Evonik Degussa
  • Integration of composites into body structure for Automotive Application – Mr. Pradeep Kumar Verma, Henkel
  • How the polices could change the future of composite products in India – E Rangareddy , Founder & CEO, Enti Innovations
  • FRP Corrosion resistance Applications- T. Ramakrishnan, Assistant Vice-President - Technology, Ashland India Pvt Ltd
  • Insights on Indian Composites Market – Mr. Ritesh Gandecha, Market Analyst, Lucintel
  • Light weight Composites with Polyurethanes

Polyurethane: A market outlook for the PU industry in India

  • Review of the global polyurethane market landscape with focus on latest developments in India

Mr. K Ramamurthy, President, Indian Polyurethane Association
Ruchin Shrivastava, Head of Technical Services and Development, Bayer MaterialScience
Rajesh Oommen, VP, Harita-Fehrer Pvt Ltd

Design and composites: For the Better in composites

  • Epotec Epoxy Systems for Industrial Applications – Nitin Metkar, DGM, Epoxy Division, Aditya Birla Chemicals
  • Process Technology Advancements to aid on advanced carbon fiber development - Nina M. Hsu, Harper International
  • Graphene oxide inducted synthetic metal-a modern composite  - Dr. Girish Mukundrao Joshi, VIT Vellore
  • Cost Effective Structural Health Monitoring of Composites using Smart Sensors – Dr. Raju, Structural Analyst, QuEST Global Engineering
  • Physical and Mechanical Properties of Kevlar/Carbon Fibers Reinforced Unsaturated Polyester Hybrid Composites - Dr. Mohammad Jawaid, ITFFP 

Aerospace: Future in Composites

  • General overview of the Aero composites activities in India - Dr.N.SHAMARAO, ADA, Min Of Defense
  • Aerospace Offset Market Opportunity in  India - Swaminathan.V, Aerospace Consultant, Surge Engineering

Wind Sector: The rise of new technologies

  • Innovation for materials in Wind Energy
  • How to build a blade with a longer life
  • Wind Turbine Blades: Design, Construction and environmental effects  -  Shankar K. Sarpate, Head of Wind Turbine Blades, Gamesa 

Automobile Sector: Spotlight on Present and Future Application

  • History and use of Advanced Composites in Motor Sport / Formula 1 – Ian Thomson, Technical Director, Moldex
  • Existing and Upcoming applications of composites in automobiles

The Recent Initiatives for Composite Application in the New Sectors

  • Growth of Composite Industry in India- Trained Manpower - Vasant Uchil, Composites Consultant
  • Wood Plastic Composites (WPC) and its applications in the building & construction industry – Anomitra Chakravarty, Director, KPS Consultants
  • Sustainability Analysis of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Polymer Composite Products – Mr. Venkata K Upadhyayula, Sabic
  • Impact Behaviour of Sandwich GFRP-Foam-GFRP Composites – Prof. VK Srivastava, IIT BHU
  • Timber substitute composites from natural fibres and industrial wastes  - Dr. Asokan Pappu, CSIR, AMPRI

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