Are You Looking For Conductive Solutions For Plastics And Smart Textiles? (Wearable Europe 2020)

Mr Lieven Tack, Global Segment Manager Conductive Solutions

Presentation Summary

Beki-Shield® conductive fibers and Bekinox® conductive yarns can be used to make plastics and textiles electrically conductive to protect against Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) and Electromagnetic Interference (EMI).
Bekaert metal fibers can be easily blend in textile products or plastics making sure you have
− Superior conductivity at low load levels
− Durable and long lasting conductivity
Possible applications are:
− Wearable textiles
− Plastic covers for automotive sensors and electronic equipment in general
− Battery casing for electrical cars
− IoT, RFID applications

Speaker Biography (Lieven Tack)

Lieven Tack is the Global Segment Manager Conductive Solutions of Bekaert. He is responsible for the long-term sales and marketing growth strategy of the segment of Conductive Solutions for Textiles and Plastics.
Lieven has a Master in Textiles Engineering and Operational Excellence (INSEAD). He has more than 20 years of experience in B2B sales in automotive and industrial applications focusing on marketing management, international business and product development.

Company Profile (Bekaert)

Bekaert is the pioneer in creating and producing metal fiber products for various applications and industries.
Our extensive product portfolio ranges from metal fiber based materials for thermoplastics and elastomers to metallic textile products.
With over 45 years of experience, we offer extensive research and advanced capabilities to support our customers in high demanding sectors.
Today, our solutions successfully serve the automotive, e-mobility, energy, electronics and sensor industries.
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