International BALATON Conference

September 20-21, 2022

Siófok, Hungary


Program of the Conference.


Main sponsors of the Conference:

Alvin-Kereskedőház Zrt.
BME Polimertechnika Tanszék
Carbon Composites Kft.
Novia Kft.
Zoltek Zrt.

Szervezőbizottság / Organizing committee

SZEBÉNYI Gábor elnök / president
CSUKAT Gabriella titkár / secretary
MAROS Katalin
MEZEY Zoltán
MARTON Gergő Zsolt


Association of the Manufacturers of Reinforced Plastic Materials (EMSZ)


Address: H-2092. Budakeszi, Cserszegi u. 12, Hungary



Tel.: +36 70 255 0769,
e-mail: szebenyi@pt.bme.hu


CSUKAT Gabriella:

Tel.:+36 20  520 6912
e-mail: csukat@novia.hu

Conference venue

Sungarden Wellness & Conference Hotel

H-8600 Siófok, Batthyány utca 24.

Phone: 0036-84-312-422


We look forward to welcoming you in Siófok!

20 September / Tuesday          a.m


 9:00-   Registration

In the lobby of the conference room.
Last-minute registrants may settle the fee (cash only) at the registration desk.


Chairman: SZEBÉNYI Gábor – BME Polimertechnika Tsz. (H)


9:30 Opening Speeches – SZEBÉNYI Gábor President of EMSZ

9:40 KLING Sándor – Kling Technology Kft (H)

“The world of FORMA 1 – composite experiences”

10:10 LIPÓCZI Gergely – Scott Bader Co. Ltd. (UK)

“Latest trends, problems and projects in the windmill blade production”

10:40 KOVÁCS Gábor – Zoltek Zrt. (H)


11:00 CSAMANGÓ Antal – AVIUS Kft. (H)

“Bridging solutions using GRP”

11:20 David KREFT – Nord Composites (F)

“Composites production process evolution”

11:40 Discussion

12:00 – 13:30 LUNCH – TIME

20 September / Tuesday          p.m.


Chairman: MEZEY Zoltán – EMSz (H)


13:30 NAGY Attila Áron, KLÉRI Richárd, POLYÁK Sándor, KŐSZEGI Réka, BALOGH Tamás – Polinvent Kft. (H)

“Development of a resin production platform based on robotics and artificial intelligence”

13:50 Raymond ten Broeke – NOURYON Chemicals (NL)

“Cobalt free accelerators”

14:10 Hegedűs Ferenc – H-ECO-TECH Kft. (H)

“Special clearcoat finishing of carbon fibre reinforced prepreg composite parts.”

14:30 CZÉL Gergely – BME, Polimertechnika Tanszék (H)

“A simple measurement, although huge challenge: new types of test specimens for more accurate tensile testing of UD carbon fibre reinforced composites”

14:50 Introduction of poster lectures

15:10 Discussion        


 15:50 Adalberto HORAK – Black Sun Partners (I)

“PMI foam for structural applications: Cascell PMI foams by Cashem”

16:10 SZEBÉNYI Gábor, MEZEY Zoltán, TEMESI Tamás, MAGYAR Balázs, MARTON Gergő Zsolt, FENDRIK Ármin, VARGA Ferenc László, HLINKA József, SZABADOS Gergely, MARKOVITS Tamás – BME, Polimertechnika Tanszék (H)

“The potential of additive manufacturing for the production of custom inserts”

16:30 Norbert PIETRUSZKA – BYK Chemie (D)

“Additives Handling Guide and General Recommendations Thermosets”

16:50 Jaroslav Udatny – Polynt Composites Poland Sp. z o.o. (PL)

“Polynt Composites – Company, products and sustainability”

17:10 Discussion

17:45 Siófok walking tour with guide

19:30 Branch meeting in the hotel’s restaurant

21 September / Wednesday     a.m


8:15  Association meeting – only for EMSz members


Chairman: WURZER Gerhard – IVK – Composite Association of Austria (A)


9:00 VITÁRIUS Tamás – HEPA Magyar Exportfejlesztési Ügynökség (H)

“Can any business be a successful exporter!?”

9:20 Marek SCERBA – Saertex  GmbH & Co KG. (D)

„Reinforcing your ideas worldwide: non-crimp fabrics made of glass, carbon & aramid fibers for lightweight composite parts”

9:40 Christophe BOYER – INEOS Composites (F)

“Converting PET bottle waste into value-added composite materials”

10:00 Discussion


10:40 Ron van der LEEUW – VIBRANTZ Technologies (NL)

“Challenges and Opportunities in Coloring Composites”

11:00 MOLNÁR Ferenc, ifj. MOLNÁR Ferenc – Carbon Composites Kft. (H)

“The solution for railway composites”

11:20 ZSIGMOND Balázs – Novation Tech Hungary Kft. (H)

“Excellence is our mission! Industrial solutions in carbon fibre reinforced composite materials”

11:40 Discussion

12:00 – 13:30 LUNCH – TIME

21 September / Wednesday     p.m.


 Chairman: ZSIGMOND Balázs – Novation Tech Hungary Kft. (H)


13:30 MARTON Gergő Zsolt, MEZEY Zoltán BME Polimertechnika Tanszék (H)

“Manufacturing of prepreg structures by different cure-cycles”

13:50 Cenk COBANOGLU  – Metyx Hungary Kft. (H)

“ METYX Composites Tooling Center “

14:10 MOLNÁR Péter – HD Composite Zrt. (H)

„Development of lightweight bus body to open the door for zero emission”

14:30 MARTON Gergő Zsolt, SÁNTHA Péter, BME Polimertechnika Tanszék, TÓTH Bence, Novia Kft. (H)

“Development, production and application of tempered and heatable composite tools”

14:50 Discussion



 15:40 MARTON Gergő Zsolt, SÁNTHA Péter, BME Polimertechnika Tanszék, TÓTH Bence, Novia Kft. (H)

“Operation of a temperature-controlled composite mould during product manufacture”

 16:20 Discussion


 See you again in 2024 !

(Magyar) Kompozit képzés 2023/II.