The largest annual event in the advanced materials industry
Nanoaugmented
materials & products
150+
Speakers
70+
Senior Management
78%
Attendees
700+

Meet the Nanoaugmented Materials Industry Summit!

The Nanoaugmented Materials Industry Summit (NAUM) is the largest annual event organized in the advanced materials industry. It gathers together hundreds of experts, executives, researchers, analysts, and journalists. This year, the Summit will take place in Shanghai — the financial and technological hub of Asia. Get your ticket to the future and discover how tiny nanotubes are changing huge industries!

Preliminary programme
Please, note that this programme is subject to change
Wednesday, 31 October
08:08–09:30
Arrival of Summit participants to Shanghai PolyGrand Theatre.
Registration & welcome coffee.
Plenary session
09:30–10:45
ENERGY. STORAGE
Highlighting innovative approaches to energy storage. Si anodes and cathodes with increased energy density. Varying combinations of nanomaterials for specific applications.
10:45–12:00
ENGINEERING. COMPOSITES
When can nanoaugmented composites replace standard alloys? How far can nanotubes go in enhancing composite materials? CNT carbon fibers – ultra-strong materials with numerous applications.
12:00–13:30
Networking lunch
Plenary session (continued)
13:30–14:30
HUMAN. BODY
Nanotechnology is on duty, protecting people and improving their quality of life. Health & safety in the use of nanomaterials. What is meant by taking a responsible approach to nanomaterial handling?
14:30–15:30
CONDUCTIVITY. PARADIGM SHIFT.
Nanoaugmented materials are changing perceptions in terms of conductivity. Who are the game-changers shifting the industry?
15:30–16:00
Coffee break
Plenary session (continued)
16:00–17:15
TRANSPORT. TOMORROW
What is needed to bring forward the transportation of the future? Innovative composites, batteries and tyres for EVs and drones – what exciting features do they offer?
17:30
Open-air event at Fosan Foundation, at the Bund
Thursday, 1 November
09:00–10:00
Arrival of Summit participants to Shanghai PolyGrand Theatre.
Welcome coffee & networking.
Round table discussions
10:00–11:30
BATTERIES AND POWER SOURCES
ELASTOMERS
THERMOPLASTICS, THERMOSET COMPOSITES AND COATINGS
11:30–12:00
Coffee break
12:00–13:00
Round table discussions (continued)
13:00–14:00
Networking lunch
Plenary session
14:00–16:00
NANOAUGMENTED. FUTURE.
How can nanoaugmented materials solve the existing problem of the lack of economically feasible materials with high-performance properties? Graphene nanotubes: from laboratory to industry.
16:00–16:30
INDUSTRY AWARD
17:00
Gala dinner at Hyatt Regency Jiading
Friday, 2 November
09:00–10:00
Arrival of Summit participants to Shanghai PolyGrand Theatre.
Welcome coffee & networking.
Speakers
NAUM 2017
Dimitri Rousseaux
Compounds & Сomposites R&D Manager
TOTAL
Zhijun Liu
General manager
Hongkong Haiyi Enterprise Development, Ltd.
Amy Heintz
Senior Research Scientist
Battelle
Oren Gafri
Co-Founder
Millennium Materials Technologies Funds
Romesh Kaul
CEO
Mahindra CIE Automotive, Ltd.
Jian Lin
Vice President
Shenzhen BAK Power Battery Co, Ltd.
Michael Spahr
Technology Cluster Director
Imerys Graphite & Carbon
Maximilian Kohl
Global Product Manager
LANXESS
Elmar Greiff
Project Leader Nanocomposites
BÜFA Composite Systems GmbH & Co.KG
Jan Buk
Chief Operating Officer
Pardam, s.r.o.
Pim Dik
Commercial CEO
Hagedorn Plastirol Deutschland GmbH
Martin Wildemann
Research Scientist
Lehmann & Voss & Co.
Gabby Sarusi
Professor
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Hansang Kwon
CEO
Next Generation Materials Co., Ltd.
Yongyi Zhang
Head of R&D
Nano Institute of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Marcin Otto
CEO
Conyar B.V.
Matteo Pasquali
Professor and Chair of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Rice University
Mikhail Predtechenskiy
Head of R&D
OCSiAl Group
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