Advanced Materials & Engineering

Frequently asked questions​

What is the 3rd AEROSPACE VIRTUAL Forum & Expo 2020?

The 3rd AEROSPACE VIRTUAL Forum & Expo 2020 “Advanced Materials & Engineering” is an initiative promoted by the Baja Aerospace Cluster. This event is carried out together with the Mexican Chapter of SAMPE, with the support of SAMPE North America y SAMPE L.A., la Mexican Ministry of Sustainable Economy and Tourism of Baja California (SEST for its acronym in Spanish), la The Secretariat of Economic Development of Tijuana (SEDETI for its acronym in Spanish) y Business Conexion magazine.


When will the 3rd AEROSPACE VIRTUAL Forum & Expo 2020 be held?

 This event will be held this coming November 13, from 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM and it will continue on November 14 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM, PACIFIC TIME.


How can I attend this event?

 You can attend this event in a virtual manner, by registering free of charge in the official website of the event You will receive a personalized and not transferrable code that will be sent to you once your participation has been confirmed.


Why should I attend this event?

Because we designed a program in which 7 specialists and industry leaders will critically discuss and examine the opportunities and challenges posed by advanced materials and composites in the aerospace industry globally.

As an attendee, you will be able to access the live conferences for free and send questions to the exhibitors through the chat.


What is the event’s schedule? Friday, November 13th

9:15 – 10:30 Conference: “Chinese and Mexican Aerospace Manufacturing-Synergistic or Competitive”

Paul Marks; Chairman & Ceo, Argosy International Inc.

10:45 – 12:00 Conference: “Multifunctional Interlayer Materials for Benzoxazine-Matrix Composite Applications in Aerospace”

Dr. Ehsan Barjasteh; CSULB Departments of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Chemical Engineering

12:15 – 13:30 Conference: “The Criticality of Process Control in Bonded Composites Structures”

Doug Decker; President, The Composites Consultant
13:30 – 15:30: Lunch break

15:30 – 16:45 Conference: “NDE 4.0: What is it and why should you care?”

David Forsyth; From Texas Research Institute Austin (TRI Austin)

17:00 – 18:15 Conference: “Integrating MD Simulation within CFRP Polymer Matrix Development”

Prof. Jeff Wiggins; Professor, School of Polymer Science and Engineering Saturday, November 14th

9:15 – 9:25 Guest and first day summary:

Bill Castañeda, President SAMPE Mexico chapter

9:30 – 10:45 Conference: “The Digital Journey Continues – People & Process MP3 Program”

Dr. Leslie Jay Cohen; BS, MS, PH.D., Civil Engineering (Structures & Materials)

11:00 – 12:15 Conference: “Make it Rain: How to Increase Revenue and Raise Capital Through the Power of Storytelling”

Jonathan Cohen; Chairman & CEO, The Trillions Co. V. Chairman, Unlimited Tomorrow BSIE Engineering, University of Wisconsin – Madison

18:10 – 18:30| Closing Ceremony


Who is this event for?
  • For professionals of the aerospace
  • Engineers and technicians with diverse specialties
  • Directors of the sector, as well as decision makers
  • Representatives of the public sector in terms of economy, industry and


How much does it cost?

It is free of charge; you only have to register to be able to have access to the 7 keynote presentations. Look for the link to the event’s website, and enter your full name, profession, specialty and email.

Wait for your invitation email to arrive, as it will have the instructions that you will need to follow in order to enter the event.


How will the exhibition be held?

Our virtual platform will have microsites of the sponsors, which will allow you to interact with the exhibitors and find information about their products and services. Likewise, the organizing committee guarantees wide dissemination through social media, e-mailing, as well as other digital media, before, during and after the event.


Do I need to connect during pre-established days and schedules in order to interact with the Forum?

Yes, in order to participate in the forum, you must connect on the pre-established day and times, as this event takes place live and direct. The panels will last one hour plus 15 minutes for Q&A, and between each panel there will be 15-minute-long breaks.


What can I do if I am unable to see the panels live?

You can watch the video for every panel on the following website:, and access the summaries of each panel of the 3rd AEROSPACE VIRTUAL Forum & Expo 2020 in that same page, one month after the event.


How can I become a sponsor?

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please get in touch with us at +52 (664) 380- 5046 / +52 (664) 383-7214, or through,we are at your service.

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Telephone numbers: +52 (664) 380-5046 / +52 (664) 383-7214