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29-31 May 2023
Hamburg, Germany

GOCarbonFibre: Europe's only conference dedicated to carbon fibre​

Dates announced for 2023 - GOCarbonFibre returns to Europe on 29-31 May 2023 in Hamburg, Germany

Smithers has been organising the world renowned Global Outlook for Carbon Fibre conference for over 20 years. As the only conference focused solely on carbon fibre, the event provides a unique global forum for carbon fibre producers, converters, composite industry executives, researchers, technologists and new entrants to receive a comprehensive update on the outlook for growth, supply, demand, use and recycling of carbon fibres.

In this exciting sector, staying at the forefront of innovation and ahead of the competition is more important than ever. GOCarbonFibre unites the global carbon supply chain, allowing attendees to:
  • Network with thought leaders and senior representatives from some of the biggest names in the industry.
  • Hear from a high-calibre line-up of leading experts who will explore key topics and issues making the biggest impact to business.
  • Gain a comprehensive overview of key market trends, challenges, opportunities and innovations through carefully researched and compiled programme sessions.

2021 Agenda

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Welcome from Smithers
Outlook and key drivers in the carbon fibre market
New technologies, developments and manufacturing
What does the green revolution mean for carbon fibre?
New innovations and materials updates
OEM applications
Maurice N. Collins - University of Limerick

Maurice N. Collins

Senior Lecturer at University of Limerick
Christian Vogl - Fiberline Composites A/S

Christian Vogl

Product Manager Wind Power at Fiberline Composites A/S
Roberto Cicalò - External Consultant for Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A.

Roberto Cicalò

Project Manager at External Consultant for Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A.
Young Ho Choi - Hyundai Motor Company

Young Ho Choi

Senior Research Engineer at Hyundai Motor Company
Dr Balazs Zsigmond -   DeveloComp

Dr Balazs Zsigmond

General Director at DeveloComp
Dr Christos Karatzias - Mitsui Chemicals Europe GmbH

Dr Christos Karatzias

Business Development Manager at Mitsui Chemicals Europe GmbH

2021 Sponsors

Fiberline Composites
Harper International