CFM Themes Provide Solutions to the Composites Industry through Fundamental and Applied Research Programs

Advanced Composites Manufacturing

Functional Materials

Civil Composites

Sustainable Industry Design

Research Highlights

Welcome to Join Future Materials Open Day 2022

Open Day Agenda


1 Minute Presentation Running Order

 Keynote Speakers

Reusable Hypersonic Satellite Launch Vehicles | Dr Michael Smart,  Hypersonix CTO, Director and Head of Research & Development

Sustainable Production Systems | Michael Devlin, Boeing Production Capability Manager & Phillip Crothers, Boeing Enterprise Domain Leader – Manufacturing

A better plastic waste solution | Geoff Germon,  Talon Technology CEO

Clean energy | Trevor Powell, Impacts Renewable Energy CEO

Polymer composite sleepers | Tom Heyer,  AUSTRAK Manager

Composites for Queensland’s maritime infrastructure | Charles-Dean Sorbello, Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads Principal Engineer (Coastal) 

UniSQ Research Highlights

1 minute Quick Fire Presentations |CFM Researchers

Research & Test Facility Tour

Digital Threads in Advanced Composites Manufacturing |A/Professor Xuesen Zeng

NO WASTE. SIMPLE! for improved sustainability | A/Professor Polly Burey

FRP bars: Future proofing Australian infrastructure | Professor Allan Manalo

Carbon Fibre Composites and Their Recycling | Professor Hao Wang