JEC Composites Challenge

Composites Challenge

A PhD Challenge dedicated to the Composites Industry

The Composites Challenge is a competition of PhDs sourced and selected for the quality of their research work in the field of composites.

The Challenge: 5 minutes to pitch their thesis using 1 slide.


A Win-Win Program

    • Direct access to the industry, potential investors or buyers interested in their research
    • A unique way to promote their research to the participants of the event and to the 100,000+ JEC Group community contacts
    • A gateway to recruiters
    • A source of innovation and solutions at an early stage
    • A source of talent
    • A gateway to recruiters


The Competitors

PhD talents are selected from prestigious universities around the world such as: Bristol (UK), Clément Ader Institute (France), Dresden (Germany), EPFL (Switzerland), ESTACA (France), IMDEA (Spain), Kaiserslautern (Germany), Leuven (Belgium), Purdue (USA).


> JEC World 2021: 9-11?March, 2021



Great Event

Participate in the Composites Challenge to reap the benefits:

  • The recruitment campaign – 4 months before the event
  • A press release to announce the finalists
  • Marketing campaigns targeting the 100,000+ JEC Group database contacts
  • Full coverage in the Preview Magazine (sent one month prior to the show to all visitors and exhibitors)
  • A massive voting campaign via social networks
  • A strong setup at the show, including technical posters; printed promotional materials with a dedicated brochure; a pitch session in front of a jury made up of industry and academic experts; and an award ceremony



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