Lightweight Vehicles Body Structures Seminar
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Lightweight Vehicles Body Structures Seminar


Event Overview

Hear leading industrial and academic researchers present a synopsis of the current and future technology roadmap for vehicle body structures.

What are the market and political pressures for smaller lighter vehicles?  

How can vehicles be designed with end of life disassembly and recycling in mind?

This seminar will explore the latest developments in vehicle body design and light weighting, and will cover a variety of topics including crash safety, end of life disassembly, recycling and multi-material construction technologies.

Topics covered include:

  • The use of composites in body engineering
  • Low carbon vehicle architectures
  • Design for Hybrid and electric vehicles
  • Current and future occupant and pedestrian safety
  • Design for very small vehicles
  • Joining and adhesives
  • Latest simulation methodologies
  • Novel manufacturing and assembly processes

For more information and to book your place, visit the Institute of Mechanics Engineers website.

Dec 01

Event Time:
Start time: 08:30
End time: 17:00

Event Location:
The Studio Birmingham, Birmingham

Event Contact:
sponsorship@imeche.org | eventenquiries@imeche.org | k.vincent@coventry.ac.uk