8th Workgroup Meeting “Composites in Buildings & Infrastructure”


September 21st, 2021


The information regarding the content of the meeting will follow soon.




10:00 Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Michael Emonts, Aachen Center for integrative Lightweight Production – AZL
10:15 Market and Technology Screening on Composites in Buildings & Infrastructure
Philipp Wigger, Aachen Center for integrative Lightweight Production – AZL
10:45 Lightweight, Durable, Functional Façade and Roof Solutions in ETFE Film
Ben Runhaar, AGC Chemicals Europe, Ldt.
11:15 Thermobracket – the future of simplified thermal efficient cladding

  • Robert van Deuveren, Fischer B.V.
  • Michael Ruhland, Fisco GmbH Pejman Norastehfar,
  • Covestro Deutschland AG
  • Andreas Hecking, Covestro Deutschland AG
11:45 3D-Printing with Fiber Reinforcement in Construction
Nicolas Ducoulombier, XtreeE
12:15 Coffee Break
12:30 Use of advanced FRP in landmark structures for Dubai EXPO 2020 including the Sustainability Pavilion, UAE Pavilion and ENOC Retail Station of the Future
Dr. Mark Hobbs, Premier Composite Technologies LLC
13:00 Building Opportunities with Carbon Concrete
Annette Dahlhoff, Institute for Building Materials Research Structural Conservation and Polymer Composites
13:00 Reflecting on structural and material strategies for a circular built environment
Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Trautz, Chair of Structural Engineering
14:00 Discussion and Closing Remarks
14:15-14:45 1:1 Networking with New AZL Meeting & Networking Tool


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Please find details on previous Workgroup Meetings in our Current Activities of the AZL Partner-Section.

The participation is exclusively for AZL partners and as an integral part of the AZL partnership free of charge.


Registration for AZL Partner Companies

AZL Partner Companies can register for this workgroup as usual via the AZL Partner-Section.