2nd Automotive glass bending seminar by Bekaert

February 26th, 2019 | Zwijnaarde, Belgium

Our second automotive glass bending seminar has come to a successful end. Below you can find the list of our speakers and their presentation. Click on the topic of discussion to download the presentation. You can check the list of participants here.

Program and speakers

8.30 - 9.00 Welcome coffee
9.00 - 9.15 BekaertIntroduction
Johan Palmers
Global Product Market Manager Heat Resistant Textiles - BEKAERT
9.15 - 10.00 Agoria logoPossible scenarios for the future of automotive
Ward Vleegen
Business Group Leader Markets - AGORIA
10.00 - 10:30 Impact of the automotive evolution on car glass bending
Johan Palmers
Global Product Market Manager Heat Resistant Textiles - BEKAERT
10.30 - 11.00 Soleras Advanced Coatings logoNew trends for PVD coatings on automotive glass
Wilmert De Bosscher
Chief Technology Officer - SOLERAS ADVANCED COATINGS
break
11.30 - 12.00 Heat resistant separation materials for qualitative car glass bending
Frank De Ridder
Application Engineer - BEKAERT
12.00 - 12.30 Optics optimization of windshields through PVB
Bart Van Laere
Coordinator Technical Key Account Programs - EASTMAN
12.30 - 13.00 logo VetrotoolInnovation through technology by Vetrotool
Roberto Puga
CEO - VETROTOOL
LUNCH
14.30 - 15.00 Comparison of stress values and impact resistance of single press bended windshields
Lars Hergeselle
Engineer - VOLKSWAGEN
15.00 - 15.30 AGC logoAutomotive glass for LiDAR applications
Bert Philips
Sales Manager - AGC AUTOMOTIVE EUROPE
15.30 - 16.00 Development focus & application support
Tijs Janssens
R&D Engineer - BEKAERT
break
16.30 - 17.15 Moderated discussion: How and why to increase multipartnerships to deal with car glass evolution
17.15 - 18.15 Networking