people

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