Country on Stage: The United States

JEC World 2022 DAY 2: Sustainability and Innovation – Driving the future of the U.S. composites industry Sponsored by U.S. Commercial Service

North America represents 27% of the global composites market in volume and 26% in value. It is a dynamic market in terms of R&D, innovations and production. This conference will highlight the United States composites market ecosystem and strengths, on a global scale as well as the main technological innovations in key sectors. Representatives of U.S. manufacturers will share their expertise and success stories, from materials to equipment to design, to manufacturing, and to recyclability, in key sectors such as e-mobility, construction, automotive and aerospace and sustainability.

Welcome and Introduction speech / subjects of the conference, speakers/companies
Dale BROSIUS, Chief Commercialization Officer, The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI)

The U.S Commercial Service at the heart of the U.S. economic development strategy: Core mission, The US Pavilion at JEC World, Select USA Summit June 2022
Scott POZIL, Regional Senior Commercial Officer, U.S. EMBASSY, Paris

American Composites Manufacturing: Leading Sustainable Innovation in a Net-Zero World
Cindy SQUIRES, CEO, American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA)

SAMPE Materials & Manufacturing Innovations; Leading Today’s Global Frontiers
Zane CLARK, CEO, Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering (SAMPE)

3D Carbon Fiber Composites, Fiber Metal Laminates & Scaling a Sustainable Materials Company
Karl HAWES, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Boston Materials

Concordia Composite Materials for Every Application
Anthony CIRINGIONE, General Manager, Concordia Composite Materials

Integrating Novel and Sustainable Automation Solutions for Composite Manufacturing and Beyond
Stephan ZWEIDLER, Partner and Director of Technical Sales and Marketing, Accudyne Systems

Multi-Robot, Continuous Fibre Printing for Mass-Customized Composite Products
Amolak BADESHA, CEO, Orbital Composites

The 2020s - The decade of the Thermoplastics Revolution in Aerospace
Evan YOUNG, Head of Engineering, Qarbon Aerospace

Wrap up & Conclusion
Dale BROSIUS, Chief Commercialization Officer, The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI)



JEC Group is the world's leading company dedicated entirely to the development of information and business connections channels and platforms supporting the growth and promotion of the composite materials industry. Publisher of the JEC Composites Magazine, the industry's reference magazine, JEC Group drives global innovation programs and organizes several events in the world, including JEC World (the foremost and world-leading international exhibition dedicated to composite materials and their applications), which takes place every year in Paris.