IBN Composieten and SIM Flanders are inviting you to their Cluster Members' Day in collaboration with Composites United. This event will take place on 20 November 2019. Join this exclusive gathering of composites stakeholders.

Autumn 2019 - BLUEPOINT Brussels


Members Meeting - IBN Composieten



  • Opening on Flame Retardants – Wouter GEURTS (IBN Composieten) - Gunnar Merz (Composites United) 
  • Requirements for fire safety in aviation - CFK Valley (Composites United)
  • Tony Madillac – Bombardier: Requirements in railway on flame retardant composites for EN45545
  • Markus Schiffmann – Polynt : SMC Solutions for EN45545


  • Dany De Kock – Johns Manville: Flame Retardant TP Composites
  • TFC Chemicals – Hans Hoydonckx: FR solutions with bio-based transfuran resins
  • Wouter Verbouwe – BASALTEX
12.15h Networking lunch
  • Belgian Solar Team (winner of Global Solar Race, Australia): Winning the race with lightweight construction
  • Hydrogen and opportunities for Composites materials
  • Krauss Maffei : Automated production of leaf spring for car suspension with Belgian partners
  • Kim Aerts, Delta A.T.: Case automation

Coffee Break

  • Dr Bastian Brenken: Virtual engineering for 3D manufacturing of Composites
  • 3D Weaving: Machteld Kindt - 3D Woven textiles in innovative composites applications. 
  • Carla Hertleer: Work plan for the  SIG composites (SIM Flanders)
16.15h Closure / Networking
17.30h End



Wednesday 20 November 2019, 09:30 - 17:30


BluePoint Brussels
A. Reyerslaan 80
1030 Brussel

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IBN Composieten 

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200 EUR if not affiliated to cluster