Subscribe to MEM Magazine

MEM Business

GOCarbonFibre 2023 programme to feature leading experts from across the supply chain

GOCarbonFibre 2023 programme to feature leading experts from across the supply chain

Europe’s only conference dedicated solely to carbon fibre; GoCarbonFibre 2023.  Smithers has been organizing the world renowned Global Outlook for Carbon Fibre conference for over 20 years, and as Europe’s only conference dedicated solely to carbon fibre, it is truly unmissable for anyone working within this sector.

More than 100 key stakeholders from the carbon fibre industry will convene at the Gastwerk Hotel Hamburg in Hamburg, Germany on 30-31 May 2023. This year’s programme features a pre-conference workshop, 6 dynamic sessions, over 8 hours of networking time and much more.

By joining us at GoCarbon Fibre 2023, delegates will benefit from:

  • Expert presentations delivered by key industry players and global experts from across the carbon fibre supply chain
  • Networking with senior level, innovative, forward thinking industry professionals
  • An inspiring environment where you can speak with your competitors and take away information to help boost your business

A fantastic line-up of speakers including BMW, Cranfield Composites, Fraunhofer, Gen 2 Carbon, Lamborghini, Mitsui Chemicals, TORAY PMC, Vattenfall and many more are set to present. These expert speakers will present on a range of topics from new developments and demands, design and manufacturing challenges and technological developments through to end use applications, recycling and sustainable solutions, innovative projects and much more.

Just some of the presentation’s attendees will hear this May:

  • Keynote: CFRTP: From idea to large scale production – Hanno Pfitzer, BMW AG
  • Lightweighting VTOLs with fast CFRP processes – The Albacopter project – Dr. Philipp Rosenberg, Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology ICT
  • Keynote: How we create value in composite materials thanks to sustainability – Attilio Masini & Vincenzo Di Giandomenico, Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A
  • From manufacturing to recycling: Toray PMC’s vision for zero discharge thermoplastic composites – Saurabh Vaidya, TORAY PMC
  • The role of recycled carbon fibre in the growth of the carbon fibre industry – Frazer Barnes, Gen 2 Carbon
  • Tailwinds on carbon fibre market due to net zero targets – Siddhartha Bhargava, New Energies and Materials, Reliance Industries Limited

“GoCarbonFibre continues to excel at providing a highly-focused event for the carbon fibre & carbon composites industry” – Carbon Nexus

“Great overview of the entire market. It allows companies like us to take a look at what is going on in the outside world on an international scale” – Voith

“GoCarbonFibre improves every year. Very good speakers, networking and excellent presentations on relevant topics” – Gen 2 Carbon

For more information on GOCarbonFibre 2023, visit

Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are still available. For more information about sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, please contact Ellie Baker at or on +44 (0) 1372 802 291 for more details.


Manufacturing & Engineering Magazine | The Home of Manufacturing Industry News

Share this post

Subscribe to MEM Newsletters!