Programme

09:00

Registration, Exhibition and Networking


09:55

Open and Welcome


10:00

Sports Technology and the Importance of Materials in Sport

Paul Sherratt, Sports Technology Institute


10:25

Thin Ply Technology for Sporting Goods: A Selection of Case Studies

Joe Summers, North Thin Ply Technology


10:50

Thin-Ply Pseudo-Ductile Composites and Overload Strain Sensing in Sports

Dr Jonathan Fuller, University of Bristol, Faculty of Engineering


11:15

Break, Exhibition and Networking


11:45

Hybrid Fibre-Reinforced Composites with Innegra S for Improved Impact Resistance and Safety

Bert Dankers, Innegra Technologies


12:10

Ultimate Performance Composite Sports Equipment

Mark Crouchen, Rockwood Composites


12:35

Biobased and Recyclable Composites in Action Sport

Jaime Ferrer-Dalmau, Entropy Resins


13:00

Lunch, Exhibition and Networking


13:40

Journey to Olympic Gold (in a Composite Canoe)

Tim Baillie MBE


14:05

Composite Engineering in Racquet Sport

Stefan Mohr, Head Sport


14:30

Simulation and Design of an Exoskeleton to Assist Paraplegic Skydivers

Rosie Manning


14:55

An Olympic Rapid Manufacture Challenge

Mark Pharaoh, Pyramid Cycle Design


15:20

Live Demonstrations, Sports Technology Institute

Demonstrations of State-of-the-Art Equipment and Bespoke Test Rigs