- 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 at 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