The Composites Podcast

CW Talks: The Composites Podcast highlights the people and technologies shaping the world of composites. Interviews feature guests with expertise and insight about where composites have been and where they are headed.

Recent Episodes

RELEASED: 4/9/2018

Episode 17: Gino Francato, Sabic; Arno van Mourik, Airborne; John O'Connor, Siemens

Business leaders at Sabic, Airborne and Siemens discuss a collaboration by the three companies to develop the UDMAX thermoplastic laminate manufacturing system.

RELEASED: 2/7/2018

Episode 16: Donna Dawson, CompositesWorld

Donna Dawson, senior writer emeritus for CompositesWorld, shares her memories from the early days of composites. 

RELEASED: 1/25/2018

Episode 15: Joe Sprengard, General Nano

Joe Sprengard, president and CEO of nanomaterials specialist General Nano, talks about  carbon nanotubes, the company’s work with Boeing and more.

RELEASED: 1/9/2018

Episode 14: Chuck Miller, Coastal Enterprises

Chuck Miller, founder and president of tooling board manufacturer Coastal Enterprises, details tooling board technology and how it continues to evolve. 

RELEASED: 11/28/2017

Episode 13: Avner Ben-Bassat, Plataine Technologies

Avner Ben-Bassat, president & CEO of Plataine Technologies Ltd., discusses optimization software, the ‘digital thread,’ automation and how it all relates to composites.