Composite Technology Seminar & Expert Forum

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A Cooperation of GMI Aero (France),
Republic Polytechnic (Singapore),
Melchers Aviation Services (Singapore/Germany)

Seminar fees

  • Adults : S$200 NETT
  • Students S$100 NETT
  • Academic Staff / Teachers: S$150 NETT
  • Special group offer : Buy 3 get 1 FREE
  • Early Bird registration before 20 Jan 2020 : 25% OFF NETT Price


For registration, contact Ms Rachel Ng
Phone : +65 6355 9219


Concorde Hotel Singapore
100 Orchard Rd
Singapour 238840

Monday 10 February 2020 at 9:00 am - 17:40 pm


Monday 10 February 2020 at 9:00 am - 17:40 pm

Time Subject / Topic Speaker / Presenter Affiliation
08:00-09:00 Arrival of Speakers, Participants & Guests Registration and Sitting in the Venue
09:00-09:05 Official Welcome + Announcement of Seminar Programme Emcee (Dr George Kanterakis) R&I Director
09:05-09:20 Opening Address & Welcome Speech
Engineering Capabilities, Industry Collaboration & Conexus Activities
Mr Ramanathan Mohandas Assistant Director in Capability & Industry
School of Engineering (SEG) / RP
09:20-9:55 Evolution & Challenges in Aircraft Composite Repair, Towards Industry 4.0. Dr George Kanterakis R&I Director
9:55-10:10 Fabrication of Composite Carbon-fibre Spars for a New Aircraft Mr Chia Thien Fook CEO
Admiralty International Pte Ltd
10:10-10:25 Skills for Tomorrow’s Technicians in Aircraft Composites Mr Rick van Opdorp ACRATS Company
(The Netherlands)
10:25-10:40 Expert Forum 4 Speakers Panel Discussion, 4 Speakers on Stage
10:40-10:55 Tea Break - Networking
10:55-11:10 Automated Solutions in Composites - Requirement and Planning Mr B. Paul van IJsselstein CEO
Stratagem Group (The Netherlands)
11:10-11:25 Automated Solutions in Composites - LAIRD Project Management Mr Lim Chee Meng / Dr Ethan Jun Yi Goh Managing Director
Composite Cluster Singapore (CCS) / LAIRD Program Manager
11:25-11:40 Inspection and Analysis of Composite Structure Defects Dr. Isakov Dmitry Co-founder and CTO
Latheacond Technologies Pte Ltd
11:40-11:55 New Advances in Lightweight Composite Materials Associate Prof Dr Eugene Wong Director of Operations
Newcastle University in Singapore (NUiS)
11:55-12:10 Expert Forum 4 Speakers Panel Discussion, 4 Speakers on Stage
12:10-13:00 Lunch - Networking (50 min)
13:00-13:05 Announcement of Seminar Programme (Afternoon Session) Emcee (Dr George Kanterakis) R&I Director
13:05-13:20 Functional Applications of Advanced Composites Dr Valavan S Assistant Director
School of Applied Science, Republic Polytechnic
13:20-14:35 Resin Injection Method for Composite Repair of Barely Visible Damage (BVD) Associate Prof Dr Goh Kheng Lim Director in Research
Newcastle Research & Innovation Institute (NewRIIS)
14:35-14:50 Best Practices in Composite Additive Manufacturing with Simulation Technology Dr Yannapol Oak Technical Consultant
CAD-IT Consultants (Asia) Pte Ltd
14:50-15:05 Advanced Composite Repair Training in Aerospace MRO and Manufacturing – UniKL MIAT Expansion and Aspiration Assoc. Prof. Dr. Khairul Dahri Mohd Aris Deputy Dean Academic and Technology, Advanced Composite Research Cluster
UniKL MIAT (Malaysia)
15:05-15:20 Expert Forum 4 Speakers Panel Discussion, 4 Speakers on Stage
15:20-15:35 Tea Break - Networking
15:35-15:50 Equipment Advances in Composite Material Inspection & Analysis Mr Dennis Chai NDT System & Integration Manager
Olympus Singapore Pte Ltd
15:50-16:05 Automatic Crack Detection for Composite Structure using AI Based Image Processing Method Dr Jiang Lijun Senior Lecturer
School of Engineering, Republic Polytechnic
16:05-16:20 Additive Manufacturing and Rapid Prototyping of Composite Structures Mr Loh Chi Jie Chief Technical Officer
Siege Advanced Manufacturing
16:20-16:35 Composite Materials for Fabrication and Repair Mr Ramesh Kumar Business Development Manager
Polymer Technologies Pte Ltd
16:35-16:50 Expert Forum 4 Speakers Panel Discussion, 4 Speakers on Stage
16:50-17:05 New Advances in Testing & Repair of Various Damages in Aircraft Composite Structures Dr Hamid Saeedipour Principal Lecturer (Industry)
School of Engineering, RP
17:05-17:35 Demonstration of Composite Repair Innovative Equipment & Solutions Mr Konstantinos Kitsianos R&I Engineer
17:35-17:40 Closing Announcement of Seminar, Ending Speech Emcee (Dr George Kanterakis) R&I Director