SAMPE Carolinas March 2012 Dinner Meeting

Come Meet with Us

SAMPE Carolinas would like to invite you to our March 2012 dinner meeting on March 20th starting at 6:00pm. The event will be held at our usual location, The Whitewater Center in the Charlotte, NC area. The cost to attend is just:

$20/ person for SAMPE members
$25/ person for guests or non-members
$10/ person for students with a valid student ID card


Our Schedule Will Be

6:00pm – 6:30pm Cocktails

6:30pm – 6:45pm Welcome and Announcements

6:45pm – 7:15pm Dinner

7:15pm – 8:00pm Keynote

8:00pm – 8:30pm Cocktails & Adjourn


Our Keynote

This months speaker is Robert Paul from SGL Carbon Fiber. Robert has been with SGL Carbon Fiber, LLC for approximately 4 years and is currently Sales Manager with sales responsibility for continuous tow fiber, chopped fiber, and milled fiber along with woven fabric and pre-preg for SGL for a geography spanning Canada and the Eastern United States.

His presentation will feature an overview of SGL Carbon’s global activities and the basics of carbon fiber production technology and material applications. Topics covered will include some specific examples of cooperation along the value chain for growing automotive applications of carbon fiber in structures, brakes and the highly publicized joint venture between SGL Carbon and BMW for fibers and multi-axial fabrics in future BMW automobiles. He'll also talk about carbon fiber composite applications for offshore drilling and compressed natural gas containment.  More information can be found at


Event Registration and Payment

Thanks to all that were able to come.

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Thanks to all that were able to come.

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