Early-bird deadline approaching for Carbon Fiber 2008

Early-bird registration deadline is Oct. 31 for Carbon Fiber 2008, Dec. 8-10 at the Charleston Marriott Hotel in Charleston, S.C. USA.

COMPOSITESWORLD, publisher of High-Performance Composites and Composites Technology magazines, has announced that the early-bird discounted registration deadline and the discounted hotel room rate are fast approaching for its Carbon Fiber 2008 conference, which will be held Dec. 8-10, 2008, at the Charleston Marriott Hotel in Charleston, S.C., USA.

The early-bird registration deadline is Oct. 31, 2008. The cutoff date to reserve a hotel room at the discounted rate of $149 per night is Nov. 7, 2008.  

Co-chairs for this year’s Carbon Fiber conference are Peter W. Oswald, vice president of sales & marketing at Toho Tenax America (Rockwood, Tenn., USA) and Anthony (Tony) Roberts, AJR Consultant LLC.

This international conference is designed for executives from leading fiber suppliers, end users, fiber converters, prepreggers, and composites parts manufacturers to discuss the current supply and demand situation for carbon fiber as well as the future prospect for growth of new carbon fiber composite applications.

In addition, there will be two pre-conference seminars on Dec. 8. In the morning, "Outlook for Composites in Commercial Aircraft Structures and Interiors," will be presented by Chris Red, editor and VP of Market Research for Composite Market Reports. The afternoon session will be, "When and Where Will Carbon Fiber Be Used?" presented by Tony Roberts, Principal, AJR Consultant LLC and Chris Levan, manager of Technical Services at Carbon Fiber Solutions (Manassas, Va., USA).

For more information on the conference or to register, visit www.compositesworld.com/cf or contact Ralph Jessie, conference manager, by e-mail at jessie@compositesworld.com; by phone at (207) 221-6603; or by fax at (207) 221-5848.

COMPOSITESWORLD, with offices in Wheat Ridge, Colo., Cincinnati, Ohio and Yarmouth, Maine, is a provider of information to the composites industry through High-Performance Composites and Composites Technology magazines, as well as its COMPOSITESWORLD Weekly newsletter and its website www.compositesworld.com.