Program

Conference overview AKL'20

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Prof. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Additive Manufacturing of Rocket Engine Components by Laser Material Deposition

Dr. Steffen Beyer, Ariane Group GmbH, Taufkirchen (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Joachim Zettler, APWORKS GmbH, Taufkirchen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Industrialization of Directed Energy Deposition Technology

Frédéric Le Moullec, BeAM S.A.S., Straßburg (F)

11:30 - 12:00

EHLA 3D - Development of a High-Speed Laser Material Deposition Process for Additive Manufacturing

Jonathan Schaible, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Mittagessen - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

14:00 - 14:30

Laser Metal Deposition with Diode Lasers

Dr. Sörn Ocylok, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Insight into Laser Metal Fusion with Process Sensorics

Dr. Frederik Schaal, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser Powder Bed Fusion in Automotive Engineering

Dr. Maik Broda, Ford Research & Innovation Center, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:30

Kaffeepause - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

16:30 - 17:00

The Data Chain of Laser Powder Bed Fusion

Dr. Bart Van der Schueren, Materialise NV, Leuven (B)

17:00 - 17:30

Less is More: Using Savings Potential with Simulation

Keno Kruse, CADFEM GmbH, Hannover (D)

Seminar Laser Technology ABC?s on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Seminar Laser Technology ABC's

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:30 - 13:00

Basics of Laser Applications

Dr. Florian Klämpfl, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen (D)

13:00 - 13:30

Overview of High Power Lasers

Dr. Wolfram Rath, Coherent-ROFIN, Hamburg (D)

13:30 - 14:00

Diode Lasers and their Applications

Markus Rütering, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Power and Precision - Pulsed Lasers for Highest Accuracy

Dr. Alexander Knitsch, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Modern Scanning Systems for Laser Machining

Dr. Holger Schlüter, SCANLAB GmbH, Puchheim (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Sensors, Measuring, Software - Ingredients for intelligent Quality

Dr. Markus Kogel-Hollacher, Precitec Optronik GmbH, Neu-Isenburg (D)

16:30 - 16:45

X-Ray Hazards and Radiation Protection Aspects in Ultrashort Laser Processing

Dr. Jörn Bonse, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung BAM, Berlin (D)

16:45 - 17:00

Extraction Technology for Laser Material Processing

Boris Frühauf, ULT AG, Löbau (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Future Applications of Laser Technology - An Outlook

Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Forum Process Control & AI on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Process Control & AI

Room Berlin

Chairman: Peter Abels, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Use of Artificial Intelligence for In-Situ Monitoring of Powder-Based 3D Printers

Samuel Schmidt, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Quality Monitoring through Artificial Intelligence - Root Cause Analysis and Early Detection of Rejects

Oliver Bracht, eoda GmbH, Kassel (D)

11:00 - 11:30

WeldWarrior - Making the Most of Big Data for an Efficient Production

Dr. Geert Verhaeghe, Faurecia Autositze GmbH, Stadthagen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Artificial Intelligence for Process Monitoring in Laser Material Processing: Potential & Challenges

Christian Knaak, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

Remote Laser Welding with Omni-Directional Seam Tracking

Matthias Kühnel, HIGHYAG Lasertechnologie GmbH, Kleinmachnow (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Deep Learning in Industrial Production with Laser Welding

Joachim Schwarz, Precitec Vision GmbH & Co. KG, Neftenbach (CH)

15:00 - 15:30

Gapless Seam Tracking - A Development for Industrial Applications

Jan Pitzer, Carl Cloos Schweißtechnik GmbH, Haiger (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

Optical Sensors Development for the Water-Jet-Guided Laser Technology

Jérémie Diboine, Synova S.A., Duillier (CH)

17:00 - 17:30

Acoustic In-Process Quality Monitoring of Laser Powder Bed Fusion: An Overview

Dr. Wolfgang Rohringer, XARION Laser Acoustics GmbH, Wien (AT)

Forum Quantum Technology on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Quantum Technology

Room K1

Chairmen: Dr. Bernd Jungbluth, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Chairmen: Florian Elsen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Introduction into the European Quantum Flagship Program

Markus Wilkens, VDI Technologiezentrum GmbH, Düsseldorf (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Quantum Computing - Introduction and Challenges

Prof. Tommaso Calarco, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Quantum Computing

Jerry M. Chow, IBM Research, Yorktown Heights (USA)

11:30 - 12:00

Quantum Computing in Practice

TBC, TBC

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

From Quantum Teleportation to the Quantum Internet

Dr. Wolfgang Tittel, QuTech, Delft (NL)

14:30 - 15:00

Quantum Communication - Photonic Components and Systems

Imran Khan, InfiniQuant, Erlangen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Quantum-safe Encryption for Optical Networks in Practice

Dr. Helmut Grießer, ADVA Optical Networking SE, Martinsried (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

Quantum Technologies and What Lasers Have to Do With It

Dr. Wilhelm Kaenders, TOPTICA Photonics AG, Gräfelfing (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Quantum Technology meets Photonics

Dr. Michael Förtsch, Q.ant GmbH, Stuttgart (D)

Gerd Herziger Session on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Welcome

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 08:40

Welcome

Gerd Herziger Session

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:45 - 09:30

Perspectives for the Laser Source Development

Dr. Christian Schmitz, CEO Laser Technology, Member of the Managing Board, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

Magnus Bengtsson, Vice President Strategic Marketing, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Volker Krause, Managing Director, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

09:30 - 10:30

Panel Discussion with the Speakers

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

Technology Business Day on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Prof. Peter Loosen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:30 - 13:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Japanese Laser Market

Dr. Kunihiko Washio, Paradigm Laser Research Ltd., Machida Tokyo (JP)

13:00 - 13:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the European Laser Market

Klaus Löffler, TRUMPF Lasertechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D) / AG Laser VDMA, Frankfurt (D)

13:30 - 14:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Chinese Laser Market

Dr. Bo Gu, BOS Photonics, Boston (USA)

14:00 - 14:30

Global Market for Industrial Laser Processes

David A. Belforte, Belforte Associates, Sturbridge (USA)

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Trends in Laser Processing

Room Brüssel

Chairman: Prof. Peter Loosen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Influences on Product & Production Concepts for E-Drive Systems

Dr. Stefan Kienzle, 4C-ConSolutions GmbH, Echterdingen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of Additive Manufacturing in Automotive Industry

Frank Götzke, Bugatti Engineering GmbH, Wolfsburg (D)

16:30 - 17:00

Challenges and Opportunities in Industrial Femtosecond Laser Processing

Eric Mottay, Amplitude Laser Group, Pessac (F)

17:00 - 17:30

Applications and Challenges of Laser Technology in Display Manufacturing

Dr. Bukuk Oh, LG Electronics PRI, Gyeonggi-do (KOR)

Digitization in Photonic Production on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Digitization in Photonic Production

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

The Future of Manufacturing

Dr. Hans-Jürgen Braun, Head of Operations, Vitesco Technologies GmbH, Regensburg (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Digital Photonic Production - the case of Additive Manufacturing

Prof. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum, Chair Holder of RWTH Aachen University - DAP and Competence Area Manager Additive Manufacturing and Functional Layers at Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Perspectives of Production Technology with Artificial Intelligence

Ansgar Heinen, Sales Team Manager Azure & Marcel Franke, Cloud Solution Architect for Data & AI, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH, Köln (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Processing - Macro from Thu, 2020-05-07 until Fri, 2020-05-08

Thursday, 2020-05-07

Laser Powder Bed Fusion LPBF

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Sebastian Bremen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Process Understanding and Control in 3D Printing

Dr. Florian Bechmann, GE Additive, Lichtenfels (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Modelling Laser Powder Bed Fusion Processes - Goals, Achievements and Gaps

Dr. Mustafa Megahed, ESI Software Germany GmbH, Essen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

The Gamer Changer of Laser Beam Cutting

Christian Tenbrock, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition


Friday, 2020-05-08

Cutting

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Dirk Petring, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Enhancing Cutting Performance with an Oscillating Laser Beam

Takaaki Yamanashi, AMADA Co. Ltd, Kanagawa (JP)

09:00 - 09:30

Analyzing the Dynamics of the Laser Beam Cutting Process

Dennis Arntz-Schröder, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:30 - 10:00

The Gamer Changer of Laser Beam Cutting

Prof. John Powell, Lulea University of Technology, Lulea (SE) / Laser Expertise Ltd., Nottingham (UK)

10:00 - 10:30

Kaffeepause - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

Laser Welding

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Dirk Petring, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Fundamental Effects on Critical Welding Processes and their Performance by Adapted Laser Beam Shaping

Dr. Jens Schüttler, Coherent-ROFIN, Hamburg (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Laser Beam Processing of XXL Assemblies for Ship and Railcar Manufacturing

Holger Alder, Photon AG, Berlin (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Laser Beam Welding as Key Enabler for Ambitious Process and Product Performance

Harald Strauß, STIWA Automation GmbH, Attnang-Puchheim (AT)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Deposition

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Andres Gasser, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Requirements of Brake Disc Coatings from an OEM View Point

Dr. Sebastian Gramstat, Audi AG, Ingolstadt (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Developments for the Repair of Structural Engine Components with Laser Material Deposition

Bernd Müller, Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd. & Co. KG, Blankenfelde-Mahlow (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Industrie 4.0 Approaches for Process and Condition Monitoring in Laser Material Deposition

Talu Ünal-Saewe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Laser Material Processing - Micro from Thu, 2020-05-07 until Fri, 2020-05-08

Thursday, 2020-05-07

Micro Structuring

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Martin Reininghaus, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Hightech Mastering for Endless Structuring for Micro- and Nanofunctionalized Foils

Wilfried Schipper, temicon GmbH, Dortmund (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Flexible Beam Shaping in Materials Processing with Ultrashort Pulse Lasers

Dr. Jens Holtkamp, Pulsar Photonics GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Perspectives in Micro Processing with GHz Ultrashort Pulse Lasers

Dr. Clemens Hönninger, Amplitude Laser Group, Pessac (F)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition


Friday, 2020-05-08

Micro Joining

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Alexander Olowinsky, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Micro Welding with Temporal and Spatial Beam Modulation

André Häusler, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Laser Beam Micro Welding for Electronic Packaging

Georg Haselhorst, SCHOTT AG, Mainz (D)

09:30 - 10:00

Flexible Use of Laser Beam Technology for E-Mobility

Dr. Jan-Philipp Weberpals, AUDI AG, Neckarsulm (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Digitalization for Highly Accurate 3D Laser Processing of Customer-Specific Tools

Dr. Claus Alexander Dold, EWAG AG, Etziken (CH)

11:30 - 12:00

Machining of Ceramic Materials using Ultrashort Pulsed Laser Radiation

Dr. Christian Kalupka, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Next Level Laser Processes for Gasturbine Manufacturing

Marcel Vollgold, Siemens AG, Berlin (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Polishing and Thin Film Processing

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Edgar Willenborg, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Process Chain with Laser Ablation and Laser Polishing for the Manufacturing of Interocular Lenses

Axel von Wallfeld, AIXLens GmbH, Alsdorf (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser Vitrification and Polishing of Ore Samples for X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy

Reinhard Teutenberg, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG, Beckum (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Smart Products through Functional Layers

Dr. Christian Vedder, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Sponsors´Exhibition (1) on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Sponsoren-Ausstellung

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

12:00 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Laser Beam Sources from Thu, 2020-05-07 until Fri, 2020-05-08

Thursday, 2020-05-07

Solid State and Fiber Lasers

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Hans-Dieter Hoffmann, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

High Efficiency Converter Laser

Volker Krause, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:30 - 15:00

High Average Ultrafast Lasers with High Flexibility for Materials Processing

Dr. Dirk Sutter, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Scalable Short Pulse Fiber Lasers

Michael Lee, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition


Friday, 2020-05-08

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Dr. Peter Rußbüldt, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Advanced Photon Sources - Extending the Parameter Range of Ultrafast Lasers

Hans-Dieter Hoffmann, Fraunhofer CAPS, Aachen/Jena (D)

09:00 - 09:30

High Power and High Energy Ultrashort Pulsed Laser Sources at 2 µm and Beyond - Results from the NUCLEUS Project

Dr. Maik Frede, neoLASE GmbH, Hannover (D)

09:30 - 10:00

Ultrafast Thin-Disk Amplifiers

Dr. Thomas Metzger, TRUMPF Scientific Lasers GmbH + Co. KG, München (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Lasers with Tailored Wavelengths

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Dr. Bernd Jungbluth, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Green High-Power Disk Lasers and Industrial Applications

Dr. Thomas Rettich, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Mid-Infrared Short and Ultrashort Pulse Lasers for Materials Processing

Dr. Sebastian Nyga, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

2 µm Fiber Lasers for Industrial Use

Dr. Peter Fuhrberg, Futonics Laser GmbH, Göttingen (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Diode Lasers

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Martin Traub, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Blue High Power Laser Diodes - Beam Sources for Novel Applications

Dr. Martin Behringer, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH, Regensburg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Efficient High Brightness Laser Diodes designed for High Temperature Operation

Dr. Ralf Hülsewede, JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH, Berlin (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Lasers for 3D Sensing and LIDAR Applications

Dr. Holger Mönch, TRUMPF Photonic Components, Aachen (D)

Sponsors´Exhibition (2) on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Sponsors' Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors´ Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Laser Technology Live on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Laser Technology Live

Fraunhofer ILT

16:30 - 19:30

Laser Technology Live

Sponsors´Exhibition (3) on Friday, 2020-05-08

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

08:00 - 08:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Outlook on Friday, 2020-05-08

Outlook

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Outlook

Evening Event on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Networking at Research Campus DPP

Photonics Cluster

20:00 - 23:00

Networking at Research Campus DPP

Evening Event on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2020

Krönungssaal/Rathaus Aachen

18:30 - 19:00

Doors open (main entrance City Hall)

19:00 - 23:30

Coronation Hall

Dinner mit Verleihung des Innovation Award Laser Technology 2020

Day overview Wednesday, May 06, 2020

Forum Process Control & AI on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Process Control & AI

Room Berlin

Chairman: Peter Abels, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Use of Artificial Intelligence for In-Situ Monitoring of Powder-Based 3D Printers

Samuel Schmidt, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Quality Monitoring through Artificial Intelligence - Root Cause Analysis and Early Detection of Rejects

Oliver Bracht, eoda GmbH, Kassel (D)

11:00 - 11:30

WeldWarrior - Making the Most of Big Data for an Efficient Production

Dr. Geert Verhaeghe, Faurecia Autositze GmbH, Stadthagen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Artificial Intelligence for Process Monitoring in Laser Material Processing: Potential & Challenges

Christian Knaak, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

Remote Laser Welding with Omni-Directional Seam Tracking

Matthias Kühnel, HIGHYAG Lasertechnologie GmbH, Kleinmachnow (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Deep Learning in Industrial Production with Laser Welding

Joachim Schwarz, Precitec Vision GmbH & Co. KG, Neftenbach (CH)

15:00 - 15:30

Gapless Seam Tracking - A Development for Industrial Applications

Jan Pitzer, Carl Cloos Schweißtechnik GmbH, Haiger (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

Optical Sensors Development for the Water-Jet-Guided Laser Technology

Jérémie Diboine, Synova S.A., Duillier (CH)

17:00 - 17:30

Acoustic In-Process Quality Monitoring of Laser Powder Bed Fusion: An Overview

Dr. Wolfgang Rohringer, XARION Laser Acoustics GmbH, Wien (AT)

Forum Process Control & AI on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Process Control & AI

Room Berlin

Chairman: Peter Abels, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Use of Artificial Intelligence for In-Situ Monitoring of Powder-Based 3D Printers

Samuel Schmidt, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Quality Monitoring through Artificial Intelligence - Root Cause Analysis and Early Detection of Rejects

Oliver Bracht, eoda GmbH, Kassel (D)

11:00 - 11:30

WeldWarrior - Making the Most of Big Data for an Efficient Production

Dr. Geert Verhaeghe, Faurecia Autositze GmbH, Stadthagen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Artificial Intelligence for Process Monitoring in Laser Material Processing: Potential & Challenges

Christian Knaak, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

Remote Laser Welding with Omni-Directional Seam Tracking

Matthias Kühnel, HIGHYAG Lasertechnologie GmbH, Kleinmachnow (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Deep Learning in Industrial Production with Laser Welding

Joachim Schwarz, Precitec Vision GmbH & Co. KG, Neftenbach (CH)

15:00 - 15:30

Gapless Seam Tracking - A Development for Industrial Applications

Jan Pitzer, Carl Cloos Schweißtechnik GmbH, Haiger (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

Optical Sensors Development for the Water-Jet-Guided Laser Technology

Jérémie Diboine, Synova S.A., Duillier (CH)

17:00 - 17:30

Acoustic In-Process Quality Monitoring of Laser Powder Bed Fusion: An Overview

Dr. Wolfgang Rohringer, XARION Laser Acoustics GmbH, Wien (AT)

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Prof. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Additive Manufacturing of Rocket Engine Components by Laser Material Deposition

Dr. Steffen Beyer, Ariane Group GmbH, Taufkirchen (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Joachim Zettler, APWORKS GmbH, Taufkirchen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Industrialization of Directed Energy Deposition Technology

Frédéric Le Moullec, BeAM S.A.S., Straßburg (F)

11:30 - 12:00

EHLA 3D - Development of a High-Speed Laser Material Deposition Process for Additive Manufacturing

Jonathan Schaible, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Mittagessen - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

14:00 - 14:30

Laser Metal Deposition with Diode Lasers

Dr. Sörn Ocylok, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Insight into Laser Metal Fusion with Process Sensorics

Dr. Frederik Schaal, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser Powder Bed Fusion in Automotive Engineering

Dr. Maik Broda, Ford Research & Innovation Center, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:30

Kaffeepause - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

16:30 - 17:00

The Data Chain of Laser Powder Bed Fusion

Dr. Bart Van der Schueren, Materialise NV, Leuven (B)

17:00 - 17:30

Less is More: Using Savings Potential with Simulation

Keno Kruse, CADFEM GmbH, Hannover (D)

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Prof. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Additive Manufacturing of Rocket Engine Components by Laser Material Deposition

Dr. Steffen Beyer, Ariane Group GmbH, Taufkirchen (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Joachim Zettler, APWORKS GmbH, Taufkirchen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Industrialization of Directed Energy Deposition Technology

Frédéric Le Moullec, BeAM S.A.S., Straßburg (F)

11:30 - 12:00

EHLA 3D - Development of a High-Speed Laser Material Deposition Process for Additive Manufacturing

Jonathan Schaible, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Mittagessen - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

14:00 - 14:30

Laser Metal Deposition with Diode Lasers

Dr. Sörn Ocylok, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Insight into Laser Metal Fusion with Process Sensorics

Dr. Frederik Schaal, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser Powder Bed Fusion in Automotive Engineering

Dr. Maik Broda, Ford Research & Innovation Center, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:30

Kaffeepause - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

16:30 - 17:00

The Data Chain of Laser Powder Bed Fusion

Dr. Bart Van der Schueren, Materialise NV, Leuven (B)

17:00 - 17:30

Less is More: Using Savings Potential with Simulation

Keno Kruse, CADFEM GmbH, Hannover (D)

Forum Quantum Technology on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Quantum Technology

Room K1

Chairmen: Dr. Bernd Jungbluth, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Chairmen: Florian Elsen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Introduction into the European Quantum Flagship Program

Markus Wilkens, VDI Technologiezentrum GmbH, Düsseldorf (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Quantum Computing - Introduction and Challenges

Prof. Tommaso Calarco, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Quantum Computing

Jerry M. Chow, IBM Research, Yorktown Heights (USA)

11:30 - 12:00

Quantum Computing in Practice

TBC, TBC

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

From Quantum Teleportation to the Quantum Internet

Dr. Wolfgang Tittel, QuTech, Delft (NL)

14:30 - 15:00

Quantum Communication - Photonic Components and Systems

Imran Khan, InfiniQuant, Erlangen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Quantum-safe Encryption for Optical Networks in Practice

Dr. Helmut Grießer, ADVA Optical Networking SE, Martinsried (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

Quantum Technologies and What Lasers Have to Do With It

Dr. Wilhelm Kaenders, TOPTICA Photonics AG, Gräfelfing (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Quantum Technology meets Photonics

Dr. Michael Förtsch, Q.ant GmbH, Stuttgart (D)

Forum Quantum Technology on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Forum Quantum Technology

Room K1

Chairmen: Dr. Bernd Jungbluth, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Chairmen: Florian Elsen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 10:30

Introduction into the European Quantum Flagship Program

Markus Wilkens, VDI Technologiezentrum GmbH, Düsseldorf (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Quantum Computing - Introduction and Challenges

Prof. Tommaso Calarco, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Quantum Computing

Jerry M. Chow, IBM Research, Yorktown Heights (USA)

11:30 - 12:00

Quantum Computing in Practice

TBC, TBC

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

From Quantum Teleportation to the Quantum Internet

Dr. Wolfgang Tittel, QuTech, Delft (NL)

14:30 - 15:00

Quantum Communication - Photonic Components and Systems

Imran Khan, InfiniQuant, Erlangen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Quantum-safe Encryption for Optical Networks in Practice

Dr. Helmut Grießer, ADVA Optical Networking SE, Martinsried (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

Quantum Technologies and What Lasers Have to Do With It

Dr. Wilhelm Kaenders, TOPTICA Photonics AG, Gräfelfing (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Quantum Technology meets Photonics

Dr. Michael Förtsch, Q.ant GmbH, Stuttgart (D)

Sponsors´Exhibition (1) on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Sponsoren-Ausstellung

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

12:00 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Sponsoren-Ausstellung on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Sponsoren-Ausstellung

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

12:00 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Technology Business Day on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Prof. Peter Loosen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:30 - 13:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Japanese Laser Market

Dr. Kunihiko Washio, Paradigm Laser Research Ltd., Machida Tokyo (JP)

13:00 - 13:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the European Laser Market

Klaus Löffler, TRUMPF Lasertechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D) / AG Laser VDMA, Frankfurt (D)

13:30 - 14:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Chinese Laser Market

Dr. Bo Gu, BOS Photonics, Boston (USA)

14:00 - 14:30

Global Market for Industrial Laser Processes

David A. Belforte, Belforte Associates, Sturbridge (USA)

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Trends in Laser Processing

Room Brüssel

Chairman: Prof. Peter Loosen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Influences on Product & Production Concepts for E-Drive Systems

Dr. Stefan Kienzle, 4C-ConSolutions GmbH, Echterdingen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of Additive Manufacturing in Automotive Industry

Frank Götzke, Bugatti Engineering GmbH, Wolfsburg (D)

16:30 - 17:00

Challenges and Opportunities in Industrial Femtosecond Laser Processing

Eric Mottay, Amplitude Laser Group, Pessac (F)

17:00 - 17:30

Applications and Challenges of Laser Technology in Display Manufacturing

Dr. Bukuk Oh, LG Electronics PRI, Gyeonggi-do (KOR)

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Prof. Peter Loosen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:30 - 13:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Japanese Laser Market

Dr. Kunihiko Washio, Paradigm Laser Research Ltd., Machida Tokyo (JP)

13:00 - 13:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the European Laser Market

Klaus Löffler, TRUMPF Lasertechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D) / AG Laser VDMA, Frankfurt (D)

13:30 - 14:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Chinese Laser Market

Dr. Bo Gu, BOS Photonics, Boston (USA)

14:00 - 14:30

Global Market for Industrial Laser Processes

David A. Belforte, Belforte Associates, Sturbridge (USA)

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Trends in Laser Processing on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Trends in Laser Processing

Room Brüssel

Chairman: Prof. Peter Loosen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Influences on Product & Production Concepts for E-Drive Systems

Dr. Stefan Kienzle, 4C-ConSolutions GmbH, Echterdingen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of Additive Manufacturing in Automotive Industry

Frank Götzke, Bugatti Engineering GmbH, Wolfsburg (D)

16:30 - 17:00

Challenges and Opportunities in Industrial Femtosecond Laser Processing

Eric Mottay, Amplitude Laser Group, Pessac (F)

17:00 - 17:30

Applications and Challenges of Laser Technology in Display Manufacturing

Dr. Bukuk Oh, LG Electronics PRI, Gyeonggi-do (KOR)

Seminar Laser Technology ABC?s on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Seminar Laser Technology ABC's

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:30 - 13:00

Basics of Laser Applications

Dr. Florian Klämpfl, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen (D)

13:00 - 13:30

Overview of High Power Lasers

Dr. Wolfram Rath, Coherent-ROFIN, Hamburg (D)

13:30 - 14:00

Diode Lasers and their Applications

Markus Rütering, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Power and Precision - Pulsed Lasers for Highest Accuracy

Dr. Alexander Knitsch, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Modern Scanning Systems for Laser Machining

Dr. Holger Schlüter, SCANLAB GmbH, Puchheim (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Sensors, Measuring, Software - Ingredients for intelligent Quality

Dr. Markus Kogel-Hollacher, Precitec Optronik GmbH, Neu-Isenburg (D)

16:30 - 16:45

X-Ray Hazards and Radiation Protection Aspects in Ultrashort Laser Processing

Dr. Jörn Bonse, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung BAM, Berlin (D)

16:45 - 17:00

Extraction Technology for Laser Material Processing

Boris Frühauf, ULT AG, Löbau (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Future Applications of Laser Technology - An Outlook

Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Seminar Laser Technology ABC's on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Seminar Laser Technology ABC's

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:30 - 13:00

Basics of Laser Applications

Dr. Florian Klämpfl, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen (D)

13:00 - 13:30

Overview of High Power Lasers

Dr. Wolfram Rath, Coherent-ROFIN, Hamburg (D)

13:30 - 14:00

Diode Lasers and their Applications

Markus Rütering, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Power and Precision - Pulsed Lasers for Highest Accuracy

Dr. Alexander Knitsch, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Modern Scanning Systems for Laser Machining

Dr. Holger Schlüter, SCANLAB GmbH, Puchheim (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Sensors, Measuring, Software - Ingredients for intelligent Quality

Dr. Markus Kogel-Hollacher, Precitec Optronik GmbH, Neu-Isenburg (D)

16:30 - 16:45

X-Ray Hazards and Radiation Protection Aspects in Ultrashort Laser Processing

Dr. Jörn Bonse, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung BAM, Berlin (D)

16:45 - 17:00

Extraction Technology for Laser Material Processing

Boris Frühauf, ULT AG, Löbau (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Future Applications of Laser Technology - An Outlook

Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Evening Event on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2020

Krönungssaal/Rathaus Aachen

18:30 - 19:00

Doors open (main entrance City Hall)

19:00 - 23:30

Coronation Hall

Dinner mit Verleihung des Innovation Award Laser Technology 2020

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2020 on Wednesday, 2020-05-06

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2020

Krönungssaal/Rathaus Aachen

18:30 - 19:00

Doors open (main entrance City Hall)

19:00 - 23:30

Coronation Hall

Dinner mit Verleihung des Innovation Award Laser Technology 2020

Day overview Thursday, May 07, 2020

Gerd Herziger Session on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Welcome

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 08:40

Welcome

Gerd Herziger Session

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:45 - 09:30

Perspectives for the Laser Source Development

Dr. Christian Schmitz, CEO Laser Technology, Member of the Managing Board, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

Magnus Bengtsson, Vice President Strategic Marketing, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Volker Krause, Managing Director, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

09:30 - 10:30

Panel Discussion with the Speakers

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

Gerd Herziger Session on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Gerd Herziger Session

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:45 - 09:30

Perspectives for the Laser Source Development

Dr. Christian Schmitz, CEO Laser Technology, Member of the Managing Board, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

Magnus Bengtsson, Vice President Strategic Marketing, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Volker Krause, Managing Director, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

09:30 - 10:30

Panel Discussion with the Speakers

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor?s Exhibition

Welcome on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Welcome

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 08:40

Welcome

Digitization in Photonic Production on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Digitization in Photonic Production

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

The Future of Manufacturing

Dr. Hans-Jürgen Braun, Head of Operations, Vitesco Technologies GmbH, Regensburg (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Digital Photonic Production - the case of Additive Manufacturing

Prof. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum, Chair Holder of RWTH Aachen University - DAP and Competence Area Manager Additive Manufacturing and Functional Layers at Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Perspectives of Production Technology with Artificial Intelligence

Ansgar Heinen, Sales Team Manager Azure & Marcel Franke, Cloud Solution Architect for Data & AI, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH, Köln (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Digitization in Photonic Production on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Digitization in Photonic Production

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

The Future of Manufacturing

Dr. Hans-Jürgen Braun, Head of Operations, Vitesco Technologies GmbH, Regensburg (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Digital Photonic Production - the case of Additive Manufacturing

Prof. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum, Chair Holder of RWTH Aachen University - DAP and Competence Area Manager Additive Manufacturing and Functional Layers at Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Perspectives of Production Technology with Artificial Intelligence

Ansgar Heinen, Sales Team Manager Azure & Marcel Franke, Cloud Solution Architect for Data & AI, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH, Köln (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Processing - Macro on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Laser Powder Bed Fusion LPBF

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Sebastian Bremen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Process Understanding and Control in 3D Printing

Dr. Florian Bechmann, GE Additive, Lichtenfels (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Modelling Laser Powder Bed Fusion Processes - Goals, Achievements and Gaps

Dr. Mustafa Megahed, ESI Software Germany GmbH, Essen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

The Gamer Changer of Laser Beam Cutting

Christian Tenbrock, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Powder Bed Fusion LPBF on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Laser Powder Bed Fusion LPBF

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Sebastian Bremen, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Process Understanding and Control in 3D Printing

Dr. Florian Bechmann, GE Additive, Lichtenfels (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Modelling Laser Powder Bed Fusion Processes - Goals, Achievements and Gaps

Dr. Mustafa Megahed, ESI Software Germany GmbH, Essen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

The Gamer Changer of Laser Beam Cutting

Christian Tenbrock, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Processing - Micro on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Micro Structuring

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Martin Reininghaus, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Hightech Mastering for Endless Structuring for Micro- and Nanofunctionalized Foils

Wilfried Schipper, temicon GmbH, Dortmund (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Flexible Beam Shaping in Materials Processing with Ultrashort Pulse Lasers

Dr. Jens Holtkamp, Pulsar Photonics GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Perspectives in Micro Processing with GHz Ultrashort Pulse Lasers

Dr. Clemens Hönninger, Amplitude Laser Group, Pessac (F)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Micro Structuring on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Micro Structuring

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Martin Reininghaus, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Hightech Mastering for Endless Structuring for Micro- and Nanofunctionalized Foils

Wilfried Schipper, temicon GmbH, Dortmund (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Flexible Beam Shaping in Materials Processing with Ultrashort Pulse Lasers

Dr. Jens Holtkamp, Pulsar Photonics GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Perspectives in Micro Processing with GHz Ultrashort Pulse Lasers

Dr. Clemens Hönninger, Amplitude Laser Group, Pessac (F)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Beam Sources on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Solid State and Fiber Lasers

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Hans-Dieter Hoffmann, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

High Efficiency Converter Laser

Volker Krause, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:30 - 15:00

High Average Ultrafast Lasers with High Flexibility for Materials Processing

Dr. Dirk Sutter, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Scalable Short Pulse Fiber Lasers

Michael Lee, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Solid State and Fiber Lasers on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Solid State and Fiber Lasers

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Hans-Dieter Hoffmann, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

High Efficiency Converter Laser

Volker Krause, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich (D)

14:30 - 15:00

High Average Ultrafast Lasers with High Flexibility for Materials Processing

Dr. Dirk Sutter, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Scalable Short Pulse Fiber Lasers

Michael Lee, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Technology Live on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Laser Technology Live

Fraunhofer ILT

16:30 - 19:30

Laser Technology Live

Laser Technology Live on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Laser Technology Live

Fraunhofer ILT

16:30 - 19:30

Laser Technology Live

Evening Event on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Networking at Research Campus DPP

Photonics Cluster

20:00 - 23:00

Networking at Research Campus DPP

Networking at Research Campus DPP on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Networking at Research Campus DPP

Photonics Cluster

20:00 - 23:00

Networking at Research Campus DPP

Sponsors´Exhibition (2) on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Sponsors' Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors´ Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Sponsors' Exhibition on Thursday, 2020-05-07

Sponsors' Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors´ Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Day overview Friday, May 08, 2020

Laser Material Processing - Macro on Friday, 2020-05-08

Cutting

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Dirk Petring, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Enhancing Cutting Performance with an Oscillating Laser Beam

Takaaki Yamanashi, AMADA Co. Ltd, Kanagawa (JP)

09:00 - 09:30

Analyzing the Dynamics of the Laser Beam Cutting Process

Dennis Arntz-Schröder, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:30 - 10:00

The Gamer Changer of Laser Beam Cutting

Prof. John Powell, Lulea University of Technology, Lulea (SE) / Laser Expertise Ltd., Nottingham (UK)

10:00 - 10:30

Kaffeepause - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

Laser Welding

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Dirk Petring, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Fundamental Effects on Critical Welding Processes and their Performance by Adapted Laser Beam Shaping

Dr. Jens Schüttler, Coherent-ROFIN, Hamburg (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Laser Beam Processing of XXL Assemblies for Ship and Railcar Manufacturing

Holger Alder, Photon AG, Berlin (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Laser Beam Welding as Key Enabler for Ambitious Process and Product Performance

Harald Strauß, STIWA Automation GmbH, Attnang-Puchheim (AT)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Deposition

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Andres Gasser, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Requirements of Brake Disc Coatings from an OEM View Point

Dr. Sebastian Gramstat, Audi AG, Ingolstadt (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Developments for the Repair of Structural Engine Components with Laser Material Deposition

Bernd Müller, Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd. & Co. KG, Blankenfelde-Mahlow (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Industrie 4.0 Approaches for Process and Condition Monitoring in Laser Material Deposition

Talu Ünal-Saewe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Cutting on Friday, 2020-05-08

Cutting

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Dirk Petring, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Enhancing Cutting Performance with an Oscillating Laser Beam

Takaaki Yamanashi, AMADA Co. Ltd, Kanagawa (JP)

09:00 - 09:30

Analyzing the Dynamics of the Laser Beam Cutting Process

Dennis Arntz-Schröder, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:30 - 10:00

The Gamer Changer of Laser Beam Cutting

Prof. John Powell, Lulea University of Technology, Lulea (SE) / Laser Expertise Ltd., Nottingham (UK)

10:00 - 10:30

Kaffeepause - Besuch der Sponsorenausstellung

Laser Welding on Friday, 2020-05-08

Laser Welding

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Dirk Petring, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Fundamental Effects on Critical Welding Processes and their Performance by Adapted Laser Beam Shaping

Dr. Jens Schüttler, Coherent-ROFIN, Hamburg (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Laser Beam Processing of XXL Assemblies for Ship and Railcar Manufacturing

Holger Alder, Photon AG, Berlin (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Laser Beam Welding as Key Enabler for Ambitious Process and Product Performance

Harald Strauß, STIWA Automation GmbH, Attnang-Puchheim (AT)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Deposition on Friday, 2020-05-08

Laser Material Deposition

Room Berlin

Chairman: Dr. Andres Gasser, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Requirements of Brake Disc Coatings from an OEM View Point

Dr. Sebastian Gramstat, Audi AG, Ingolstadt (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Developments for the Repair of Structural Engine Components with Laser Material Deposition

Bernd Müller, Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd. & Co. KG, Blankenfelde-Mahlow (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Industrie 4.0 Approaches for Process and Condition Monitoring in Laser Material Deposition

Talu Ünal-Saewe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Laser Material Processing - Micro on Friday, 2020-05-08

Micro Joining

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Alexander Olowinsky, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Micro Welding with Temporal and Spatial Beam Modulation

André Häusler, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Laser Beam Micro Welding for Electronic Packaging

Georg Haselhorst, SCHOTT AG, Mainz (D)

09:30 - 10:00

Flexible Use of Laser Beam Technology for E-Mobility

Dr. Jan-Philipp Weberpals, AUDI AG, Neckarsulm (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Digitalization for Highly Accurate 3D Laser Processing of Customer-Specific Tools

Dr. Claus Alexander Dold, EWAG AG, Etziken (CH)

11:30 - 12:00

Machining of Ceramic Materials using Ultrashort Pulsed Laser Radiation

Dr. Christian Kalupka, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Next Level Laser Processes for Gasturbine Manufacturing

Marcel Vollgold, Siemens AG, Berlin (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Polishing and Thin Film Processing

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Edgar Willenborg, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Process Chain with Laser Ablation and Laser Polishing for the Manufacturing of Interocular Lenses

Axel von Wallfeld, AIXLens GmbH, Alsdorf (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser Vitrification and Polishing of Ore Samples for X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy

Reinhard Teutenberg, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG, Beckum (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Smart Products through Functional Layers

Dr. Christian Vedder, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Micro Joining on Friday, 2020-05-08

Micro Joining

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Alexander Olowinsky, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Micro Welding with Temporal and Spatial Beam Modulation

André Häusler, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Laser Beam Micro Welding for Electronic Packaging

Georg Haselhorst, SCHOTT AG, Mainz (D)

09:30 - 10:00

Flexible Use of Laser Beam Technology for E-Mobility

Dr. Jan-Philipp Weberpals, AUDI AG, Neckarsulm (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications on Friday, 2020-05-08

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Digitalization for Highly Accurate 3D Laser Processing of Customer-Specific Tools

Dr. Claus Alexander Dold, EWAG AG, Etziken (CH)

11:30 - 12:00

Machining of Ceramic Materials using Ultrashort Pulsed Laser Radiation

Dr. Christian Kalupka, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Next Level Laser Processes for Gasturbine Manufacturing

Marcel Vollgold, Siemens AG, Berlin (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Polishing and Thin Film Processing on Friday, 2020-05-08

Polishing and Thin Film Processing

Raum Brüssel

Chairman: Dr. Edgar Willenborg, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Process Chain with Laser Ablation and Laser Polishing for the Manufacturing of Interocular Lenses

Axel von Wallfeld, AIXLens GmbH, Alsdorf (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser Vitrification and Polishing of Ore Samples for X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy

Reinhard Teutenberg, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG, Beckum (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Smart Products through Functional Layers

Dr. Christian Vedder, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

Laser Beam Sources on Friday, 2020-05-08

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Dr. Peter Rußbüldt, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Advanced Photon Sources - Extending the Parameter Range of Ultrafast Lasers

Hans-Dieter Hoffmann, Fraunhofer CAPS, Aachen/Jena (D)

09:00 - 09:30

High Power and High Energy Ultrashort Pulsed Laser Sources at 2 µm and Beyond - Results from the NUCLEUS Project

Dr. Maik Frede, neoLASE GmbH, Hannover (D)

09:30 - 10:00

Ultrafast Thin-Disk Amplifiers

Dr. Thomas Metzger, TRUMPF Scientific Lasers GmbH + Co. KG, München (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Lasers with Tailored Wavelengths

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Dr. Bernd Jungbluth, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Green High-Power Disk Lasers and Industrial Applications

Dr. Thomas Rettich, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Mid-Infrared Short and Ultrashort Pulse Lasers for Materials Processing

Dr. Sebastian Nyga, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

2 µm Fiber Lasers for Industrial Use

Dr. Peter Fuhrberg, Futonics Laser GmbH, Göttingen (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Diode Lasers

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Martin Traub, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Blue High Power Laser Diodes - Beam Sources for Novel Applications

Dr. Martin Behringer, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH, Regensburg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Efficient High Brightness Laser Diodes designed for High Temperature Operation

Dr. Ralf Hülsewede, JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH, Berlin (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Lasers for 3D Sensing and LIDAR Applications

Dr. Holger Mönch, TRUMPF Photonic Components, Aachen (D)

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources on Friday, 2020-05-08

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Dr. Peter Rußbüldt, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 09:00

Advanced Photon Sources - Extending the Parameter Range of Ultrafast Lasers

Hans-Dieter Hoffmann, Fraunhofer CAPS, Aachen/Jena (D)

09:00 - 09:30

High Power and High Energy Ultrashort Pulsed Laser Sources at 2 µm and Beyond - Results from the NUCLEUS Project

Dr. Maik Frede, neoLASE GmbH, Hannover (D)

09:30 - 10:00

Ultrafast Thin-Disk Amplifiers

Dr. Thomas Metzger, TRUMPF Scientific Lasers GmbH + Co. KG, München (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Lasers with Tailored Wavelengths on Friday, 2020-05-08

Lasers with Tailored Wavelengths

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Dr. Bernd Jungbluth, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Green High-Power Disk Lasers and Industrial Applications

Dr. Thomas Rettich, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Mid-Infrared Short and Ultrashort Pulse Lasers for Materials Processing

Dr. Sebastian Nyga, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

2 µm Fiber Lasers for Industrial Use

Dr. Peter Fuhrberg, Futonics Laser GmbH, Göttingen (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Diode Lasers on Friday, 2020-05-08

Diode Lasers

Room Lissabon

Chairman: Martin Traub, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Blue High Power Laser Diodes - Beam Sources for Novel Applications

Dr. Martin Behringer, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH, Regensburg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Efficient High Brightness Laser Diodes designed for High Temperature Operation

Dr. Ralf Hülsewede, JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH, Berlin (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Lasers for 3D Sensing and LIDAR Applications

Dr. Holger Mönch, TRUMPF Photonic Components, Aachen (D)

Outlook on Friday, 2020-05-08

Outlook

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Outlook

Outlook on Friday, 2020-05-08

Outlook

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Constantin Häfner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Outlook

Sponsors´Exhibition (3) on Friday, 2020-05-08

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

08:00 - 08:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Sponsors´Exhibition on Friday, 2020-05-08

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

08:00 - 08:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Venue / Room

Room Berlin

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Raum Brüssel

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Room K1

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Room Lissabon

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Room Brüssel

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Krönungssaal/Rathaus Aachen

Rathaus Aachen

Markt

52062 Aachen

NRW , Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Coronation Hall

City Hall

Markt

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Fraunhofer ILT

Fraunhofer ILT

Steinbachstraße 15

52074 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

Venue / Room

Photonics Cluster

Photonics Cluster

Campus-Boulevard 79

52074 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
Rathaus Aachen
Markt
52062 Aachen
NRW , Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Foyer Brüssel / Europa
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2
Photonics Cluster
Campus-Boulevard 79
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K1

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