High Performance Fibers, Carbon Fiber conferences begin to take shape

Conference chairs and other preliminary information has been announced for the COMPOSITESWORLD High Performance Fibers (HPF) Conference and the Carbon Fiber (CF) Conference, scheduled for later this year.

COMPOSITESWORLD (Cincinnati, Ohio; Wheat Ridge, Colo.), publisher of High-Performance Composites and Composites Technology magazines, as well as the COMPOSITESWORLD Weekly newsletter, has announced the chairs for the upcoming High Performance Fibers (HPF) Conference and the Carbon Fibers (CF) Conference.

HPF will be held Oct. 28-29, 2008; CF will be held Dec. 8-10, 2008. Both conferences will take place at the Charleston Marriott Hotel in Charleston, S.C.

Chairs of the HPF Conference are Dana Granville, senior materials engineer at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, and David Carlson, manager at Teijin Aramid USA Inc. Chair of the CF Conference is industry consultant Anthony (Tony) Roberts.

Early bird registration for each conference is $1,395. Registration and other conference information can be found at www.compositesworld.com/conferences. You can also call conference manager Ralph Jessie at +1 207-221-6603, or e-mail jessie@compositesworld.com.