Conferences - Upcoming
Automotive Materials Summit
Monday, June 17, 2019
- Wednesday, June 19, 2019
- 03:59 am
The Automotive Materials Summit will provide a platform where experts and decision-makers from the global polymer industry will come together to gather information and exchange ideas about material trends, key issues and new technologies in plastics, rubber and polyurethanes – key components used in the automotive industry. Both days of the event will feature a mix of plenary and breakout sessions, the latter covering automotive interiors and exteriors with separate streams for plastics, rubber and polyurethanes.
Key topics covered will include: global automotive trends, automotive design and consumer trends, the role of new materials in vehicle development, and consumer buying behaviours. Sustainability, recycling environmental issues and lightweighting will also feature prominently. Other industry issues examined include European regulations and the emissions challenges facing automotive manufacturers.
Hear from Renault, Audi AG, Magna Exteriors, Ernst & Young, Dow Automotive, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors - plus many more.
The summit is organised by the Crain Global Polymer Group and its brands, including Plastics News Europe, Plastics & Rubber World, European Rubber Journal, Urethanes Technology and UTECH Europe.