International Congress : SIA Multi-materials - What lightweight for the vehicles of tomorrow?

  • 20 & 21 March 2019
  • ESTACA - Montigny-le-Bretonneux

Introduction


The SIA - Société des Ingénieurs de l'Automobile - through its Experts’ Community “Materials and BIW” is pleased to invite you to the second edition of its Multi materials congress - "What lighweight for the vehicles of tomorrow? » to be held on 20 & 21 March 2019 at the ESTACA engineers school near Paris.

Two days of exchanges, meetings, networking and conferences around an exhibition.

The objectives of this congress are multiple:

  • Adress tomorrow's vehicule stakes in a fast moving regulation time and present how automotive industry is managing these evolutions (electric vehicles, autonomous vehicle…)
  • Understand impact of batteries integration on electric vehicles architecture (lightweight, performances, …)
  • Share the importance of lightweight management in CO2 emissions and battery operating life
  • Present innovative product & process solutions to address these expectations in metallic and plastic materials, forming and joining technologies

 

And thus federate the entire automotive industry around the virtuous impacts of lightWeIGHTing the next-gen vehicles!

This event will be chaired by Virginie Huguon, PSA Group Master Body and Materials Design Expert.

SCIENTIFIC & ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Virginie HUGUON  -  Congress Chairwoman, GROUPE PSA
Philippe ANTOINE, ARCELORMITTAL
Molly BOISSIER, SIA
Fabien CHARNEUX, SNOP
Laurence DUFRANCATEL, FAURECIA SYSTEMES D’INTERIEUR
Hervé GROS, SIA
Jean-Claude LE FLOUR, RENAULT
Emmanuel LEROY, GESTAMP
Gérard LIRAUT, RENAULT
Christophe MILLIERE, IRT M2P
Mohamed MOUSTAMSIK BILLAH, GROUPE PSA
Jean-François PRAT, PLASTIC OMNIUM AUTO EXTÉRIEUR
Olivier REBUFFET, CONSTELLIUM
Jean-Luc THIRION, ARCELORMITTAL

Programme

08:00

Welcome Coffee in the Exhibition Hall

OPENING SESSION
08:30

Welcome Introduction & Opening Address

Jacques GRAIZON, President & Hervé GROS, Chief Executive | Société des Ingénieurs de l'Automobile

Virginie HUGUON, Chairwoman of the Congress | Groupe PSA

08:45

ROUND TABLE

Tomorrow's expectations: Autonomous Car and Lightweight - Passive Safety // Lightweight and NVH

Groupe PSA & Groupe Renault

09:15

Keynote 1

Treatment of railway lightweignt

ALSTOM

09:45

Keynote 2

Olivier DELCOURT | SAFRAN

10:15

Exhibitors' short presentation

10:30

COFFEE BREAK IN THE EXHIBITION HALL

Tomorrow's solutions for Carbody // Metallic Lightweight Solutions Part 1 Chairman = Olivier REBUFFET | Constellium
11:00

BIW lightweighting through multi-material approach : the new challenge of electrification

Emmanuel LEROY | GESTAMP

11:30

Multidisciplinary Car Body Optimization for Balanced Design Weight, Cost and Vehicle Performance

Lars FREDERIKSON | ALTAIR Engineering

12:00

Latest 3rd gen AHSS and 2nd gen Press Hardened Steels: solutions to new automotive challenges including electrification and increased crash requirements

Henri GUYON | ArcelorMittal

12:30

LUNCH BREAK IN THE EXHIBITION HALL

Tomorrow's solutions for Carbody // Metallic Lightweight Solutions Part 2 Chairman = Philippe ANTOINE | ArcelorMittal
14:00

Automotive applications and associated technologies for steel and aluminium

Jean LAMONTANARA | Magneto

14:30

Leveraging Advanced Inox Steel Grades and Multi-disciplinary Optimization Methods to Improve the Performances of Body in Whites

Jesse PAEGLE | APERAM

15:00

Improvements in High Pressure Die casting for the automobile of the future: Solutions for lightweighting and electric vehicles

Dimitri GERMAIN | GMD Eurocast

15:30

COFFEE BREAK IN THE EXHIBITION HALL

Polymer Lightweight Solutions Chairman = Yann PAGES | PlasticOmnium
16:00

Smart Bumper

Yann PAGES | PlasticOmnium

16:30

THERMOFIL HP – Pushing the Boundaries of High Performance Glass Coupled PP

Nicolas SCHLUTIG | SUMIKA

 

17:00

Lightweight materials based on hollow glass spheres and carbon fibers

Philippe TONEGUZZO | Groupe PLASTIVALOIRE

17:30

Dimensioning of short-fiber reinforced thermoplastics: from material characterization to prediction on parts

Boris PIQUET | HUTCHINSON

18:00

Mineral Fiber Filled PC+ABS Blend Designed For Large Off-line Painted Exterior Components

Frank SCHUMANN | TRINSEO

18:30

COCKTAIL IN THE EXHIBITION HALL

20:30

END OF THE FIRST DAY

Registration

Rates are in €

French VAT of 20% is excluded

  • Registration fee includes participation in the conference, abstracts book, coffee breaks, lunches and cocktail on March 20th, 2019.
  • If is not possible to send the payment together with the registration form or to pay by credit card, please send an official Purchase Order. Failing reception of an official document or payment on the day of the congress, you will unfortunately not be allowed entry to the conference.
  • After reception of the registration form, we will send you a confirmation message and an invoice. Please indicate your Invoicing address and/or Accounts Department address and VAT number.
  • In case of cancellation before February 20th, 2019, 30% of the registration fees will be retained. After this date, the entire registration fee will be retained.
  • Registered participants who are not able to attend may nominate a substitute. Written notice must be provided.

 

 

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Exhibition & Advertising

BOOK YOUR BOOTH

This unique event will bring together main experts in multi-material field: directors, managers, heads of department, engineers, researchers and technicians.
The exhibition will allow you to show-case your company, present your latest products and create privileged contacts within this unique gathering of targeted decision-makers.
Maximize your visibility by becoming an exhibitor!
With a corporate sponsorship, you gain unmatched recognition as an industry leader and generate an abundance of goodwill.

 

 

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Price € French VAT of 20% excluded*
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Built-up booth
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Included badges
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Advertising in the programme
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Advertising in the conference book     1/2 page
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 * As the event is taking place in France, the French VAT is dur

** not for SMEs & Lab which benefit from a dicount offer

 

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Programme
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Book of conference (distributed to all attendees)
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Insertion of company's leaflet or goodies in the conference bags**

1 500 €
Conference bags** 1 500 €

Lanyards**

2 000 €
Sponsoring of coffee breacks / lunch / cocktail *** On request

 

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*** your logo on the buffets "Courtesy of..." and your advertising banner

Exhibitors

  • Altair

    Altair

    Altair is a leading provider of enterprise-class engineering software enabling innovation, reduced development times, and lower costs through the entire product lifecycle from concept design to in-service operation.

Access

estaca

 

ESTACA Paris-Saclay

12 avenue Paul Delouvrier - RD 10

78180 Montigny-le-Bretonneux

+33 (0)1 75 64 50 41

 

access map

 

By Car

Highway A12, N12 or N10, direction Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines then Montigny-le-Bretonneux

 

By Public Transportation

Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines / Montigny-le-Bretonneux train station

Line N from Gare Montparnasse

Line U from La Défense station

Line C RER

 

Hotels

Hôtel ibis Saint Quentin En Yvelines Velodrome