Tracks & Categories

Additive Manufacturing

  • Advanced Materials for Thermoplastics
  • Advanced Materials for Thermosets
  • Concepts and Design Ideas for Advanced Composites
  • Current Technology in Manufacturing and Materials
  • National Lab and University Developments in Additive Manufacturing
  • Tooling
  • UV Cure Applications

Advances in Materials

  • Adhesives
  • Carbon Fiber
  • Coatings/Sealants/Films
  • Fibers, Textiles, and Reinforcement Forms
  • Flammability, Smoke, Toxicity (FST)
  • Gel Coat
  • Glass Fiber
  • High Temperature Resins & Adhesives
  • Multifunctional Materials & Structures
  • Nanomaterials & Nanotechnology
  • Resins & Matrices
  • Sandwich Structures & Core Materials
  • Smart Materials, Self-Healing, and Multifunctional Materials
  • Thermoplastics Resins & Composites
  • Thermoset Resins & Composites

Bonding and Joining

  • Adhesives
  • Composites to Composites
  • Joining Simulation
  • Mechanical Fasteners
  • Multi-Material

Business, Regulatory, and Workforce Development

  • Chemical Hazard & Safety
  • Codes and Standards
  • Collaborative Research Centers
  • Contract Language
  • Grants
  • Inspiring Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Intellectual Property
  • Internal Training Development
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Mitigating Regulatory Risk while Building a Productive and Safe Operating Culture
  • Partnerships Between Academia and Industry
  • Reports from Industry – Academia and Government Collaboration
  • Reports from Industry – Market and Technology Gaps
  • Research Tax Credits
  • Successful Industry/Academic Case Studies
  • Tax Law
  • Training, Life–Long Learning, and Next Generation Work Force
  • Working with Government Representatives

Design, Analysis, and Simulation

  • Advanced Design, Analysis, and Verification
  • Computational Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE)
  • Damage, Fatigue, and Fracture
  • Durability, Agility, and Long Term Performance
  • Process Modeling & Simulation
  • Repair

Green & Sustainability

  • Alternative Energy
  • Designing for Sustainability
  • Life Cycle Assessments
  • Recycling of Composites
  • Renewable & Bio-Composites Materials

Manufacturing & Processing Technologies

  • Advances in Automation & Affordable Manufacturing
  • Advances in Prepreg Technology
  • Automation & Robotics Technology
  • Bonding Primary and Secondary Structures
  • Composite Manufacturing & Processing
  • Forming Technologies
  • Large Production Volume Manufacturing Methods
  • Out-of-Autoclave (OOA)
  • Process Control
  • Rapid Cure & Manufacturing Processing Technologies
  • Resin Infusion/Liquid Molding/VARTM Composites Processing
  • Tooling
  • UV Cure & EB Cure

Market Applications 

  • Aerospace
  • Architecture
  • Automotive
  • Bath
  • Consumer Products
  • Corrosion
  • Energy
  • Heavy Vehicle
  • Infrastructure/Construction
  • Marine
  • Mass Transit
  • Medical
  • Military & Defense
  • Pipe & Tank
  • Recreational Vehicle
  • Sports and Recreation
  • Transportation

Non-Destructive Evaluation & Testing

  • Material Certifications
  • Non-Destructive Inspection & Testing
  • Sensors & Sensor Technologies
  • Structural Health Monitoring