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Member Lunch and Project Discussions

July 16, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

AFCG Chair and Board of Directors cordially invites all members to Save the Date for this discussion to build collaborative projects and develop innovative solutions to industry challenges.

Friday, July 16
Truffleduck, 66 Hyland Street, Fyansford
12 NOON – 3:00 PM

Workshop Table Sessions

Energy – low emissions applications, automotive, wind

Concepts may include:

–   Hydrogen Fuel cells – material of choice. Thermal conductivity is important.

–   Battery housings for aerospace/aviation – materials, components & designs/configurations of the pack / optimum design to contain thermal runaway

Construction opportunities and recycling applications

Concepts may include:

–   Lightweighting materials e.g. bricks, cement

–   Basalt fibre geopolymer rebars

–   Carpet tile recycling research – removing bitumen from carpet tiles. Freezing? Heating?

–   Re-manufacturer of polymer industrial waste for insulation applications

Aerospace / Defence and sovereign capability

Concepts may include:

–   Lightweight fuel cells for aviation/aerospace

– High-temperature composites, hypersonic applications, fire retardant resin systems

Process technologies – automation, artificial intelligence

Concepts may include:

–  Non-destructive testing advances

–  Graphene – Pressure mapping? Resin enhancements for process and product solutions?


July 16, 2021
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm