07/15/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/15/2019 08:31

Join the ASEAN composites community at JEC Forum Bangkok for 3 full days of Business, Innovation & Knowledge


  • 100+ participating companies

  • 200+ participants

This 4th edition of JEC Forum Bangkok will give participants the opportunity to exchange and learn about the future of mobility and network with over 200 members of the Asean composites community, wrapped in a new format.

The forum will include a set of conference sessions, pre-arranged Business Meetings with key industry players from the entire composites value-chain of the ASEAN region and one day with a composite tour exploring two cutting-edge composites representatives in Thailand.

This year conference sessions will be mainly focused on the role of composite materials in the future of mobility, featuring as a keynote speaker Axel Seifert, Business Line Director, Composite Pressure Vessels at Plastic Omnium New Energies, who will talk about 'Hydrogen Storage for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV's): the next big challenge for the composites industry?'.

Other conference themes include:

  • Evolution and adaptation of existing cars, with speakers from Plastic Omnium, Cobra, LG Hausys, Plataine,
  • Adopting composites materials in new mobility, with speakers from KCTECH, Alan Harper, Arkema, Innegra, Hennecke, Quin Global AU,
  • Alternative mobility, with speakers from Plastic Omnium, Tyron, Saertex, e-Xstream, Cetim,
  • Infrastructure and mass transportation, with speakers from CTV, Gurit, Composite Cluster Singapore and Tipco.

Part of the program includes also one composites tour. Participants will have the chance to visit Cobra International, a worldwide renowned leading composites manufacturer and GISTDA, the Thailand space agency who recently partnered up with Airbus in the development of a next-generation national geo-information system.

The program will also feature the results of the global composite market observatory, The JEC Observer, providing 2018 market data and a growth forecast to 2023, by region and application markets.

The opening ceremony will be hosted by Sontipee Aimmanee, President of TCA (Thai Composites Association) and the Thai Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Industry.

'I am delighted to host the 4th edition of JEC Forum in Thailand in the vibrant city of Bangkok. The conference will bring together composites players from all around the world, focusing more on networking and disseminating composites technology in smart mobility', says Sontipee Aimmanee, TCA President. 'I am happy to see our old partners from JEC Group and many more with whom we have had a good relationship for years. This forum will even further strengthen our fruitful collaboration with the old and new partners and give us all both valuable and enjoyable moments'.

See you at JEC Forum Bangkok,

July 3-5, 2019 @ Chatrium Hotel Riverside

About JEC Group

JEC Group is the world's leading company dedicated entirely to the development of information and business connections channels and platforms supporting the growth and promotion of the composite materials industry. Publisher of the JEC Composites Magazine - the industry's reference magazine, JEC Group drives global innovation programs and organizes several events in the world, including JEC World (the foremost and world-leading international exhibition dedicated to composite materials and their applications), which takes place every March in Paris.