5th Annual Automotive Lightweight Materials

Online Conference

16th of September 2021, 15:00 CET

BigMarker platform


We are delighted to invite you to 5th Annual Automotive Lightweight Materials Online Conference, which will take place online on the 16th of  September 2021 at 15:00 CET on the BigMarker platform.

Join us for an event which offers a meeting place for top manufacturers, researchers, academics, decision-makers and other business professionals who are keen to share their knowledge and experience in the newest strategies in the lightweight automotive industry and opportunities for further development.

The conference represents a unique opportunity for learning, exchanging opinions, and expanding one’s network enabled by live presentations followed by dynamic Q&A sessions – providing the attendees with valuable insights from specialists in the sphere of lightweight materials.


Key points

  • Benefits of using aluminium
  • Future of Carbon Fiber composites
  • Polymer composites
  • Advanced techniques, trends and strategies
  • Align with new regulatory standards

Who should attend

General Managers / Chief Engineers / Research Leads / Senior Managers / Department Managers / Deputy Managers / Supervisors / Senior Engineers / Senior Specialists from:

  • Composites
  • Body structures
  • Materials Concepts
  • Polymers and Fluids
  • Material development
  • Technical Development
  • CO2 Technology innovations
  • Complete Vehicle Engineering
  • Advanced Vehicle Technologies
  • Mass, energy and aerodynamics
  • Vehicle architecture engineering
  • Lightweight design, materialsand manufacturing processes


  • 4+ different topics
  • panel discussion
  • networking with business professionals and industry experts
  • additional materials
If you would like to participate, kindly book your spot. The seats are limited.
Broadcast Link will be provided via email post registration.

Event Schedule

15:00 – 15:05 CET

Welcome and opening remarks from the moderator

15:05 – 15:25 CET

Materials by Design, Structural Synthesis and Aesthetic Design: The Components of Automotive Lightweighting + Q&A

15:25 – 15:50 CET

Endless Fiber Composites for Automotive Applications: Trends & Challenges + Q&A

15:50 – 16:00 CET


16:00 – 16:25 CET

Intelligent Process Monitoring for Faster Production of Composite Parts + Q&A

16:25 – 16:50 CET

Sustainable Light Weight Material in Future Automation + Q&A

16:50 – 17:00 CET


17:00 – 17:25 CET

Body in White Material Trends for the Global and European Markets + Q&A

17:25 – 17:45 CET

Panel Discussion: Advanced techniques, Trends and Strategies in the Lightweight Automotive Industry + Q&A

17:45 – 17:55 CET



Dr. Donald Baskin
Founder and Principal
LLC Spectrum Materials Engineering LLC
Fabian Herbort
Innovation Engineer
CRRC New Material Technologies GmbH
Dr Nikos Pantelelis
Manoj Garg
Lead Designer
Edwin Pope
Automotive Lightweighting | Principal Analyst
IHS Markit


Contact Us

Gayane Melkonyan
Conference Producer
Tel.: +420 228 227 162
E-mail: gayane.melkonyan@bcfgroup.eu
Olga Aulasko
Marketing Manager
Tel.: +420 228 227 162
E-mail: olga.aulasko@bcfgroup.eu