GALM Series: 4th Lightweight Vehicle Manufacturing Summit

February 22, 2017 — February 23, 2017 — Detroit, Michigan, USA

Discover how NRC can help you access cutting edge lightweighting technologies in:

  • Smart manufacturing of aluminium and composites products
  • Advanced surface engineering & corrosion protection

B2B with NRC experts

Meet with our experts today to plan your lightweighting needs! Request a meeting to discuss your projects and technology development goals and how we can help you.

Catch Dr. Danick Gallant’s presentation on Feb. 22 at 11:00 a.m. See the agenda.

Come by NRC booth #123 for a chat or to plan a meeting!

Representatives Their expertise and where to find them

Danick Gallant

Danick Gallant, Technical Leader, Advanced Surface Engineering & Corrosion Protection

Telephone: +1-418-545-5096
LinkedIn: Danick Gallant

Development of an Online Numerical Simulation Platform for the Design of Corrosion Resistant Components & Assemblies
February 22, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
Basics of building numerical applications dedicated to corrosion mitigation & deployment architecture to customers

  • How constitutive equations can be dressed to take into consideration real road conditions?
  • Establishment of a unique materials & coatings database with polarization curves as building blocks for models;
  • Collection of on-road data for calibration of numerical models, as the best approach to improve prediction capabilities;
  • Live demonstration

Melissa Despres

Melissa Despres, Technology Leader

Telephone: +1-450-647-5467
Mobile: +1-514-244-2010
LinkedIn: Melissa Despres

  • ALTec Industrial R & D Group
  • High Performance, High Integrity Product Forming
  • Innovative Machining, Polishing and Surface-finishing Technologies
  • Assembling of Complex Multimaterial Product
  • Advanced Surface Engineering & Corrosion Protection

Jean-François Hétu

Jean-François Hétu, Technology Leader

Telephone: +1-450-641-5082
LinkedIn: Jean-François Hétu

  • SIGBLOW Industrial R&D Group
  • Design to manufacture and performance optimization
  • Machine Vision
  • Advanced Analytics for Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing Process Modelling and Simulation

  Nathalie Legros

Nathalie Legros , Technology Leader

Telephone: +1-450-641-5866
Mobile: +1-514-627-4927

  • STAMP Composites Industrial R&D Group
  • High performance polymer composites for automotive lightweighting
  • Value-added processing and polymer products
  • Eco-responsible materials and sustainable manufacturing

 Stephen Sweeney

Stephen Sweeney , Technical Leader

Telephone: +1-519-430-7133
Mobile: : +1-226-448-6132
LinkedIn: Stephen Sweeney

 Mathieu Boisclair

Mathieu Boisclair, Business Management

Telephone: +1-450-641-5308
Mobile: +1_514-654-6921
LinkedIn: Mathieu Boisclair