TFW Forum SpeakerHere some of the forum speakers, a number of innovation and performance professionals:

Andrew MacPherson

Chief of Operations GC32 catamarans


Andrew McDougall

Designer and sailor Mach2 moth


Chris Edwards

Aerospace and Defence Director of Frazer-Nash Consultancy Limited, C-FLY’s co-designer


Davide Tagliapietra

Partner of Schickler Tagliapietra Yacht Engineering since 2007


Edoardo Bianchi

Whites Dragons designer, Blacks Advanced Composites CEO


Giorgio Provinciali

Appendage design and performance prediction programme specialist


James Grogono

In 1969 he invented the first Hydrofoil conversion of a standard sailing catamaran


Katherine Knight

Physiotherapy, Artemis Racing America’s Cup team


Kevin Hall

2004 USA olympic team and Team Artemis AC34 navigator


Mario Caponnetto

Wingsail Design and Head of CFD for Oracle AC33, AC34


Mark Somerville

Persico Operations Manager Mark Somerville is a veteran of numerous America’s Cup and Volvo Ocean Race builds.


Martin Fischer

Groupama C Class, GC32 and Flying Phantom designer


Mirco Babini

President IKA International Kitesurf Association. "He who dares makes dreams come true"


Phil Stevenson

Phil Stevenson is one of the true innovators of the moth class. Phil has built several moths and a development International Canoe as well as designing and developing his own hydrofoils


Philip Kenchington

Project and Operations manager @ C-Fly project


Thomas Jundt

MIRABAUD LX 2010 Project Mastermind And Centre Hand


Tom Speer

Oracle Team USA - Aero & Sail Project Leader


Tomaž Zore

The inventor of the wFoil concept