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Wednesday, March 13 • 16:30 - 17:30
Innovation Awards Ceremony

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A celebration of the most successful and innovative projects in the Composite industry
The JEC Innovation Awards identify, promote and reward the most innovative composite projects worldwide. They celebrate the fruitful cooperations between the different segments of the Composite Supply Chain. After a recruitment phase via online submission forms, JEC selects 30 finalists, for their exceptional impact and performance. The 30 finalists are showcased at JEC World via Technical Posters in the Innovation Awards «Hall of Fame» area.
Out of these 30 finalists, discover the 10 finalists short-listed by a jury of experts and decision makers of the Composites Industry.
Discover the 30 finalists

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COO, Composites, Construction and Business Development, Kordsa
He graduated from Bilkent University Business Administration Department in 1993 and completed E-MBA Program at Koç University in 2004. Starting his professional career at Tofaş as Strategic Planning and Management Development Expert in 1996, Mr. Arcan assigned as Foreign Trade and... Read More →
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Global Business Development Manager, ACCIONA CONSTRUCCION SA.
With a MBA in Operations and Bachelor in Production Engineering, Anurag Bansal has more than 20 years of experience in various domains of Composite Industry (for instance-manufacturing, product and process development, customer co-ordination, material sourcing, product outsourcing... Read More →
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Christophe BINETRUY

Professor, Ecole Centrale de Nantes
Christophe Binetruy is Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Ecole Centrale de Nantes (France) and Head of the Processes and Mechanics of Materials Group at the Institute of Civil Engineering and Mechanics (GeM). He holds the FAURECIA Chair on structural composites for automotive... Read More →
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CEO, Sunlumo Technology
Robert Buchinger is the CEO of Sunlumo Technology and working as consultant in the field of plastics for solar applications. His professional career includes research in the renewable energy field as well as consulting, international cooperation and project management in innovation... Read More →
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Grahame BURROW

Global President, Magna
Grahame Burrow was appointed Global President of Magna Exteriors in October 2014. As President, he is responsible for the overall management, development and strategy of the Exteriors group of Magna International. This responsibility also includes approving business plans, product... Read More →
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Karl-Heinz FUELLER

Responsible for material innovations and BIW concept development, Daimler
Dr. Füller studied mechanical engineering at the University Stuttgart (Germany, 1988-1994) and at the George-Washington University (USA, 1991-1992). After his industrial PHD program on ceramic braking systems he joined the Daimler AG as a project manager for manufacturing engineering... Read More →
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Sung HA

Professor, Hanyang University
He has over 30 years’ experience in design and characterization of composite materials. His major research areas are the multi-scale approach in the design of composite structures, applied to wind turbine blades, automotive and aerospaces. Typical area includes fatigue life prediction... Read More →
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Henri SHIN

Director - R&D Composites Innovation Center, Kolon
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Kiyoshi UZAWA

Professor/Director (Ph.D), Innovative Composite Center
Kiyoshi Uzawa is a Professor/Director of the Innovative Composite Center (ICC) at Kanazawa Institute of Technology Japan, where he has been since 2013.  After having experienced years of product development in private companies, he began his academic career as an assistant in Tokyo... Read More →

Hosts, Moderators & Interviewe...
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Alex Taylor is one of the most experienced events hosts in Europe, having presented more than 700 events over a period of 15 years. He has hosted all types of conventions, conferences and ceremonies, both corporate and institutional, together with a wide number of ceremonies, mainly... Read More →

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Innovation Awards Sponsor

Wednesday March 13, 2019 16:30 - 17:30 CET
Agora (Hall 5 / F99)