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Innovation Summit on Construction Materials

June 8, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

The construction industry represents a large share of Sweden’s GDP and the need for effective and sustainable construction materials is growing. Major challenges are found within sourcing of construction materials and in ensuring that the constructions will meet the expectations of tomorrow while being environmentally friendly and economically feasible. Here, business opportunities can be found!

Materials Business Center welcomes you and your colleagues to an Innovation Summit on Construction Materials, to be held on June 8th. It will take place in Lund or Malmö. Speakers will include representatives from:

·Chris Skinner, Director Front End Innovation, Owens Corning
   “Challenges & Opportunities”
· Halime Ö. Paksoy, Prof. Director, Chemistry Department, Cukurova University, Turkey
   “Thermally Enhanced Concrete Containing Microencapsulated Phase Change Materials”
· Petra Jenning, Director FOJABcode, Fojab arkitekter
   “Material computation”
· Yujing Li, University lecturer, Dept. Materials Science and Applied Mathematics, Malmö University
   “Holistic approach for better indoor environment”
· Roger Nilsson, Sr Manager, Skanska
   “Challenges & opportunities”
·Lars Wadsö, Professor, Division of Building Materials, Lund University
   “Materials and Moisture”
· Bo Mattiasson, CEO, Indienz
   “Self-Healing Concrete”
· Jeanette Green, Assistant Director & Business developer, IVL
   “An Uninterrupted Flow of Environmental Information in the Construction Process”
·Siva Bohm , CTO Talga Technologies and Royal Society Industry Fellow to the Cambridge Graphene Centre and the Engineering Department of Cambridge University
“Application of Graphene in Construction Products”


Location: Studio, Nordenskiöldsgatan Malmö

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June 8, 2017
8:30 am - 12:30 pm


Materials Business Center
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