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Seminar: Composites in sports
Welcome to the fourth annual composite seminar co-organized by Chalmers and LIGHTer. We have an exciting programme with speakers from among others Head Tennis, Bauer Hockey and Loughborough Sports Technology Institute.


Date: February 28 2019
Location: Palmstedtsalen, Chalmersplatsen 4, Göteborg
Contact person: Katinka Ernstsson, 031 706 61 40
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09:00 - 09:30 Coffee and Registration

09:30 - 09:55 Welcome and introduction (short history) – Martin Fagerström, Chalmers

09:55 - 10:40 HEAD - Tennis racket developments with CFRP – Stefan Mohr, HEAD Germany

10:40 - 11:20 The foiling optimist – Carolyn Oddy, Chalmers

11:20 - 12:00 Formula Sailing - Biobased composites in Sailracing – Adam Persson, SSPA

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 13:45 Lindhe Xtend - Make it possible – Christoffer Lindhe och Michael Svedberg, Lindhe Xtend

13:45 - 14:30 Composites sports research at Loughborough Sports Technology Institute – Dr. Paul Sherrat

14:30 - 15:00 Coffee

15:00 - 15:45 Composites development at Aston Harald – Jens Allroth, Aston Harald

15:45 - 16:30 Composites development at Bauer Hockey – Mathieu Ducharme, Bauer Hockey
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Funding for the programme is being provided by Vinnova, the Swedish Energy Agency and Formas.
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