August 14, 2018 | Source: CompositesOne

News release shared on behalf of Composites One.

Arlington Heights, IL, August 9, 2018…Composites One is pleased to announce that Spencer J. Cox, Lieutenant Governor of Utah, will make the keynote address at Fly Away with Composites, an advanced composites workshop focused on the aerospace and consumer recreation markets. Lt. Governor Cox is scheduled to address workshop attendees at 12:15 pm on Tuesday, August 21.

“We’re thrilled that Lt. Governor Cox will be speaking at our event,” said Marcy Offner, Director of Marketing Communications at Composites One. “Not only is he an avid supporter of workforce development, but he’s taken an interest in better understanding the composites industry, which is growing in Utah, thanks to developing markets like aerospace and consumer recreation.

To be held August 21-22 just outside Salt Lake City at Davis Technical College in Clearfield, UT, Fly Away with Composites is the latest in a series of educational events presented by Composites One and the Closed Mold Alliance in partnership with IACMI – The Composites Institute. In addition to Lt. Cox’s address will be engaging presentations and live demonstrations by industry experts on such topics as thermoplastics, prepreg – autoclave and out-of-autoclave, 3D printing, vacuum infusion, high temperature tooling, and thermoforming.  There will also be a special track just for students considering the composites program at Davis Technical College.

Registration for the workshop can be made online at www.flyawaywithcomposites.eventbrite.com. For more information, please visit Compositesone.com.

About Composites One: Composites One is the nation’s leading supplier of composite materials, serving customers from more than 39 locations in North America. Composites One offers composites fabricators and molders, unmatched product depth and breadth from more than 600 of the industry’s top suppliers through a technical sales and customer service force that is the most knowledgeable in the industry. They offer a variety of value added services that include a dedicated advanced composites team, closed mold technologies, and unmatched regulatory compliance assistance. Find out more at www.compositesone.com.

About IACMI-The Composites Institute: The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), managed by the Collaborative Composite Solutions Corporation (CCS), is a partnership of industry, universities, national laboratories, and federal, state and local governments working together to benefit the nation’s energy and economic security by sharing existing resources and co-investing to accelerate innovative research and development in the advanced composites field. CCS is a not-for-profit organization established by The University of Tennessee Research Foundation. The national Manufacturing USA institute is supported by a $70 million commitment from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office, and over $180 million committed from IACMI’s partners. Find out more at IACMI.org.