Event Date/Time: Nov 16, 2009
End Date/Time: Nov 18, 2009
The ultimate goal of defense scientists and engineers today is create a superior 21st Century military that uses lightweight, durable materials at a low cost but does not compromise safety and capability. Next Generation Materials for Defense will delve into the application of these defense materials that are ready to be used in the next 5-10 years. This conference will delve into the details of the following key topics: Hybrid Solutions for Composites, Scaling up the Manufacturing of Nan composites, Armor Applications for Military Infrastructure, Increasing Mobility with Proper Equipment, Understand Government Needs of Power to Weight Ratios. It is a forum for military units/organizations, government agencies, defense manufacturers/contractors and technology service providers. Attendees will include government, academic, and private sector leaders with the following job titles amongst others: Program Managers, Technical Directors, Chief Scientist, Chief Engineer, Structural Engineer, Materials Engineer, Advanced Materials Developer, Material, Technology Specialist, Technical Director, Materials, and Head of Nanotechnology.