Dr Adrian Gill, Vestas Wind Systems
"Composites Manufacturing in the Wind Industry"
Dr Adrian Gill is responsible for Structural Engineering and Materials, Blades at Vestas Wind Systems, the world’s largest user of carbon fibre. Based in the United Kingdom, he has been at Vestas for 13 years. Prior to this, he obtained his PhD and Masters at Imperial College, London.
Dr Isabelle Paris from Bombardier Aviation
"Industry Perspectives on Composite Airframe Structures Development and Certification"
As a Principal Engineering Specialist and Transport Canada DAD (Design Approval Designee), Isabelle Paris leads composite structures development and certification, and supports production and customer service teams, for business aircrafts at Bombardier Aviation. After receiving her Ph.D. in 1998 from The University of British Columbia, she performed postdoctoral studies at NASA Langley Research Center, before joining Bombardier in 2007.