SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition
Technical Session Schedule
Tuesday, April 8
Structural Plastic Composite Components – Pathway to Adoption – Role of Collaboration/Consortium (Part 1 of 2)
Room 112 C/D 9:30 a.m.
Adoption of structural plastic composites for vehicle Lightweighting is complex on many levels. The 2014 session highlights OEM perspectives, technology pathways gaps and gap analysis, consortium /government projects, enabling technologies and new business models. The session concludes with a panel discussion on pathways to enable the automotive industry to meet required cost, weight, assembly needs with a focus on collaboration and partnerships as a critical element.
Organizers - Marianne S. Morgan, BASF
Planned by Polymers and Coatings Committee / Materials Engineering Activity