- Current position
- Safety versus design regulations
- Implications of change
- Concerns, progress, etc.
Cyclitech is the first international conference on bicycle technology. Co-organized by JEC Group and SPE, these two-days of conferences offer a unique opportunity to discuss and learn about the latest bicycle technologies.
The first edition took place on 8-9 December 2015, in Brussels, Belgium. With over 35 international speakers and 170 participants, it offered a comprehensive program covering widespread topics such as an overview of materials and processes dedicated to bicycle frames, the latest trends in design and innovation and of course the ever-present challenges of increasing performance without sacrificing safety. Experts from Cervelo, Time Sport International, KTM Technologies, Rolo Bikes, and more. delivered top-level speeches and the panel involving professional cyclist Jurgen Van de Walle generated much enthusiasm, making it clear a second edition would be very welcome.
Greg LeMond, Tour de France Winner and Founder / LeMond Composites
“Great presentations by Hervé Servignat (Time Sport International, France), Pascal Joubert des Ouches (Chomarat France) and Leif Ickert (Evonik, Germany).”
“Phil White (Cervélo, Canada) did a good job of introducing what the industry currently needs to be looking into.”
“Everything was very satisfactory and interesting.”
“The mix of topics was very good: from academia to material suppliers to producers, and design and construction to specific parts.”
89% of the participants found the conference content good or excellent.
97% of the audience was satisfied with the networking opportunities provided during the event
Over 90% of the participants enjoyed the dedicated networking reception