Program

Conference overview AKL'18

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing

Room Brüssel

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

10:00 - 10:30

Overview of Current Research Topics in (Hybrid-) Additive Manufacturing Using LMD

Jan Bremer, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Hybrid-Additive Manufacturing: Potential and Challenges for the Modern Big Tool Manufacture

Dr. Tobias Todzy, Daimler AG, Sindelfingen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Generating of Additively Built Structures for Seal Segments by LMD

Bryan McAuliffe, Lufthansa Technik Turbine, Shannon (IRL)

11:30 - 12:00

Driving LMD-Based AM Machines Should?n Drive You Too Crazy - Can Novel Software Approaches Help?

Jan Willem Gunnink, AutoDesk Ltd., Birmingham (UK)

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

Materials Engineering for Additive Manufacturing

Dr. Andreas Weisheit, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

A Faster Maintenance and Repair of Trains by AM

Stefanie Brickwede, Mobility goes Additive e.V., Berlin (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Perspectives in Turbine Manufacturing with Laser Beam Melting

Dr. Sebastian Piegert, Siemens AG Power and Gas, Berlin (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

NextGeneration Spaceframe 2.0 - Additive Manufacturing for Lightweight Aluminium Construction

Dr. Martin Hillebrecht, EDAG Engineering, Fulda (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Software Solutions for Digital AM Process Chains

TBC

Forum Process Control on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Forum Process Control

Room Berlin

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

10:00 - 10:30

SCeye - Process Control for Remote and Tactile Laser Joining Applications

Michael Ungers, Scansonic MI GmbH, Berlin (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Process Monitoring in Laser Welding - Novel Technologies and Reference Applications

Dr. Thomas Grünberger, Plasmo Industrietechnik GmbH, Wien (AT)

11:00 - 11:30

Process Monitoring and Control of Laser Beam Welding of Copper Materials

Andreas Heider, Robert Bosch GmbH, Renningen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

360°-View on the Weld Seam with OCT for Laser Remote Welding

Thibault Bautze, Blackbird Robotersysteme GmbH, Garching (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

TBD

TBC

14:30 - 15:00

Process Monitoring in Laser Beam Welding of Car Bodies

Stefan Heckt, Porsche Leipzig GmbH, Leipzig (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Process Control of Selective Laser Melting

Dr. Yves-Christian Hagedorn, Aconity GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

15:30 - 16:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

LMD - For Sure! New Sensor and System Technology for Higher Process Stability in Laser Metal Deposition

Stefan Mann, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

17:00 - 17:30

TBD

TBC

Seminar Laser Technology ABC´s on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Laser Technology ABC's

Room Berlin

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

12:30 - 13:00

Laser Processing for Industrial Applications - An Overview

Prof. Andreas Ostendorf, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum (D)

13:00 - 13:30

CO2-Laser, Disk Laser, Ultrashort Pulsed Lasers: A Selection from the Laser Applicant´s View

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

13:30 - 14:00

Fiber and Diode Lasers: A Selection from the Laser Applicant´s View

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

14:00 - 14:30

The Pathway to the Workpiece - How to Efficiently and Application-Specific Form and Guide Laser Radiation

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

14:30 - 15:30

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Safety and Regulation in Industrial Laser Processes

Eduard Maisner, LASERVISION GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth (D)

16:00 - 16:30

A Selection of Applicable Handling Systems for Laser Processing

Norbert Höppe, KUKA Industries GmbH & Co. KG, Würselen (D)

16:30 - 17:00

When is the Laser Application More Profitable than Conventional Manufacturing Technologies?

Ulrich Berners, LBBZ Laser Bearbeitungs- und Beratungszentrum NRW GmbH, Geilenkirchen (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Which Current Developments in Laser Technology are relevant for Industrial Applications in the Coming Years?

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

Technology Business Day on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia

Room Lissabon

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

11:30 - 12:30

Check-in and Coffee Reception

12:30 - 13:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the European Laser Market and Development of the World Market

Klaus Löffler, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

13:00 - 13:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in the US

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

13:30 - 14:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in China

Dr. Bo Gu, BOS Photonics, North Andover (USA)

14:00 - 14:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in Japan

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

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Trends in Laser Processing

Room Lissabon

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

15:30 - 16:00

Laser Processing in Lightweight Production in the Automotive Industry

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

16:00 - 16:30

Metal Additive Manufacturing Applications in Aerospace and Energy

Stéphane Abed, Poly-Shape SAS, Salon de Provence (F)

16:30 - 17:00

Selective Laser Soldering of Electromechanical Components - A Curse or a Blessing?

Dr. Chris-Jörg Rosen, Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG, Blomberg (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Laser Processing in Microelectronics

Dr. Dirk Müller, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Gerd Herziger Session on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Opening

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 08:40

Opening

Chances and Challenges for Laser Technology

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:40 - 10:30

Take 5 - Chances and Challenges for Laser Technology

Dr. Peter Leibinger, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

Dr. Mark Sobey, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Dr. Eugene Shcherbakov, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

Dr. Qitao Lue, Han´s Laser Technology Industry Group, Shenzen (CN)

10:30 - 11:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Laser Material Processing - Macro from Thu, 2018-05-03 until Fri, 2018-05-04

Thursday, 2018-05-03

Selective Laser Melting

Room Berlin

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

11:00 - 11:30

AM - Ready for Series!

Maximilian Meixlsperger, BMW Group, München (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Status of Additive Manufacturing at MAN Diesel & Turbo

Dr. Roland Herzog, MAN Turbo und Diesel, Oberhausen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Low Cost SLM with Diode Lasers

Mirjam Knothe, LMI GmbH & Co. KG, Aachen (D)


Friday, 2018-05-04

Cutting

Room Berlin

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

08:30 - 09:00

Laser Cutting Optics - Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Jürgen-Michael Weick, TRUMPF Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Mass Production without Dies by Ultra-High Speed Laser Blanking from Coil

Izuru Hori, HONDA Engineering Co. Ltd., Haga (JP)

09:30 - 10:00

CFRP is Demanding - Also on Laser Cutting

Dr. Frank Schneider, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Welding

Room Berlin

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

11:00 - 11:30

Analysis of Process Dynamics in Laser Beam Welding by Means of Multiphysics Simulation

Prof. Andreas Otto, TU Wien, Wien (AT)

11:30 - 12:00

Laser Welding Methods and Applications at an International Automotive Supplier

Florian Hanschmann, MAGNA - Cosma Engineering Europe GmbH, Weikersdorf (AT)

12:00 - 12:30

3D Laser Welding from an End-User Point-of- View

TBC

12:30 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Deposition

Room Berlin

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

14:30 - 15:00

Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul of Gas Turbine Components with LMD for Lifetime Extension

Dr. Bernd Burbaum, Siemens AG - Power and Gas Division, Berlin (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Wire vs. Powder LMD - Pros and Cons

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

15:30 - 16:00

The Practical Use of Extreme High Speed Laser Material Deposition (EHLA) in Industrial Environment

Andreas Veldman, ICH Vremac Cylinders, Apeldoorn (NL)

Laser Material Processing - Micro from Thu, 2018-05-03 until Fri, 2018-05-04

Thursday, 2018-05-03

Micro Structuring

Room Brüssel

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

11:00 - 11:30

Combination Processes Cutting/Welding on the Micron Scale

Dr. Claudia Riester, LaserJob GmbH, Fürstenfeldbruck (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Micro Structuring for the Automotive Industry

Dr. Johannes Finger, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Innovative Venting of Injection Molds with Laser

Klaus Eimann, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing GmbH, Marktheidenfeld (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition


Friday, 2018-05-04

Micro Joining

Room Brüssel

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

08:30 - 09:00

What Does E-Mobility Have To Do With Lasers? Special Challenges Require Special Solutions

Dr. Joachim Döhner, KUKA Industries GmbH, Augsburg (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Microjoining for Battery and Power Electronics: Key Technology for Electromobility

André Häusler, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:30 - 10:00

TBD

TBC

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications

Room Lissabon

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

11:00 - 11:30

USP Laser Micro Processing of Macro Parts (MP²)

Dr. Keming Du, EdgeWave GmbH, Würselen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Application-Highlights of Ultrafast Lasers

TBC

12:00 - 12:30

TBD

TBC

12:30 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Polishing and Thin Film Processing

Room Lissabon

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

14:30 - 15:00

Laser-Based Production of Polymeric Coatings for Tribological Applications

Dr. Anna Buling, ELB - Eloxalwerk Ludwigsburg Helmut Zerrer GmbH, Ludwigsburg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser- Based Surface Coating with Gold for Industrial Connection Technology and Electronics

Dr. Ante Kurtovic, PHOENIX FEINBAU GmbH & Co. KG, Lüdenscheid (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Laser Polishing on it's Way from Research into Industrial Manufacturing

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

Sponsors´Exhibition (1) on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

12:00 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

14:30 - 15:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Laser Beam Sources from Thu, 2018-05-03 until Fri, 2018-05-04

Thursday, 2018-05-03

Solid State and Fiber Lasers

Room Lissabon

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

11:00 - 11:30

Compact Pulsed and Fiber Lasers with ns - and ps-Pulse Duration

Andreas Siewert, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Beam Sources and System Technology for the Decoating of Surfaces

Edwin Büchter, Clean-Lasersysteme GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Pulsed Lasers for Industrial Applications

Dr. Alexander Killi, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition


Friday, 2018-05-04

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources

Room Lissabon

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

08:30 - 09:00

100 Watt Class Femtosecond Laser Perspectives

Dr. Clemens Hönninger, Amplitude Systèmes, Pessac (F)

09:00 - 09:30

Kilowatt Class Ultrafast Lasers

Dr. Torsten Mans, AMPHOS GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

09:30 - 10:00

High-Power Femtosecond Lasers with Application Specific Wavelengths

Dr. Robert Riedel, Class 5 Photonics GmbH, Hamburg (D)

Diode Lasers

Room Brüssel

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

11:00 - 11:30

TBD

Dr. Holger Mönch, Philips GmbH Photonics Aachen, Aachen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of High-Power Blue Diode Lasers for Materials Processing

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

12:00 - 12:30

Room Lissabon

Multi kW High Brightness Diode Lasers

Steffen Ried, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors´ Exhibition

Perspectives in Quantum Photonics

Room Brüssel

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

14:30 - 15:00

The Dawn of Quantum Networks

Prof. Ronald Hanson, QuTech, Delft (NL)

15:00 - 15:30

Quantum Sensors - Challenges and Opportunities

Dr. Robert Rölver, Robert Bosch GmbH, Renningen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Achievements and Perspectives of Quantum Technology

Dr. Thierry Debuisschert, Thales Research & Technology, Palaiseau (F)

Digitization in Photonic Production on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Digitization in Photonic Production

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Generating Innovative Business Models by Digitization in Production

Prof. Frank Piller, TIM Technologie- und Innovationsmanagement der RWTH Aachen University, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Networked Production in Automotive Industry

Michael Lebrecht, Daimler AG, Sindelfingen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Digital Photonic Production - The Future of Laser Material Processing

Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:00 - 16:30

Shuttle Transfer

Sponsors´Exhibition (2) on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

10:30 - 11:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

12:30 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Laser Technology Live on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Laser Technology Live

Fraunhofer ILT

16:30 - 19:30

Laser Technology Live

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3 on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3

16:30 - 18:00

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3

Sponsors´Exhibition (3) on Friday, 2018-05-04

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

08:00 - 08:30

Besuch der Sponsoren-Ausstellung

10:00 - 11:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Networking Event with Snacks at the Research Center DPP on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Networking with Snacks at the Research Campus DPP

20:00 - 23:00

Networking with Snacks at the Research Campus DPP

Outlook on Friday, 2018-05-04

Outlook

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Outlook

Evening Event on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018

Coronation Hall

18:30 - 19:00

Doors open

19:00 - 23:00

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018

Day overview Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Forum Process Control on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Forum Process Control

Room Berlin

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

10:00 - 10:30

SCeye - Process Control for Remote and Tactile Laser Joining Applications

Michael Ungers, Scansonic MI GmbH, Berlin (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Process Monitoring in Laser Welding - Novel Technologies and Reference Applications

Dr. Thomas Grünberger, Plasmo Industrietechnik GmbH, Wien (AT)

11:00 - 11:30

Process Monitoring and Control of Laser Beam Welding of Copper Materials

Andreas Heider, Robert Bosch GmbH, Renningen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

360°-View on the Weld Seam with OCT for Laser Remote Welding

Thibault Bautze, Blackbird Robotersysteme GmbH, Garching (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

TBD

TBC

14:30 - 15:00

Process Monitoring in Laser Beam Welding of Car Bodies

Stefan Heckt, Porsche Leipzig GmbH, Leipzig (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Process Control of Selective Laser Melting

Dr. Yves-Christian Hagedorn, Aconity GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

15:30 - 16:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

LMD - For Sure! New Sensor and System Technology for Higher Process Stability in Laser Metal Deposition

Stefan Mann, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

17:00 - 17:30

TBD

TBC

Forum Process Control on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Forum Process Control

Room Berlin

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

10:00 - 10:30

SCeye - Process Control for Remote and Tactile Laser Joining Applications

Michael Ungers, Scansonic MI GmbH, Berlin (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Process Monitoring in Laser Welding - Novel Technologies and Reference Applications

Dr. Thomas Grünberger, Plasmo Industrietechnik GmbH, Wien (AT)

11:00 - 11:30

Process Monitoring and Control of Laser Beam Welding of Copper Materials

Andreas Heider, Robert Bosch GmbH, Renningen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

360°-View on the Weld Seam with OCT for Laser Remote Welding

Thibault Bautze, Blackbird Robotersysteme GmbH, Garching (D)

12:00 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

TBD

TBC

14:30 - 15:00

Process Monitoring in Laser Beam Welding of Car Bodies

Stefan Heckt, Porsche Leipzig GmbH, Leipzig (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Process Control of Selective Laser Melting

Dr. Yves-Christian Hagedorn, Aconity GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

15:30 - 16:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

LMD - For Sure! New Sensor and System Technology for Higher Process Stability in Laser Metal Deposition

Stefan Mann, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

17:00 - 17:30

TBD

TBC

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing

Room Brüssel

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

10:00 - 10:30

Overview of Current Research Topics in (Hybrid-) Additive Manufacturing Using LMD

Jan Bremer, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Hybrid-Additive Manufacturing: Potential and Challenges for the Modern Big Tool Manufacture

Dr. Tobias Todzy, Daimler AG, Sindelfingen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Generating of Additively Built Structures for Seal Segments by LMD

Bryan McAuliffe, Lufthansa Technik Turbine, Shannon (IRL)

11:30 - 12:00

Driving LMD-Based AM Machines Should?n Drive You Too Crazy - Can Novel Software Approaches Help?

Jan Willem Gunnink, AutoDesk Ltd., Birmingham (UK)

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

Materials Engineering for Additive Manufacturing

Dr. Andreas Weisheit, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

A Faster Maintenance and Repair of Trains by AM

Stefanie Brickwede, Mobility goes Additive e.V., Berlin (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Perspectives in Turbine Manufacturing with Laser Beam Melting

Dr. Sebastian Piegert, Siemens AG Power and Gas, Berlin (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

NextGeneration Spaceframe 2.0 - Additive Manufacturing for Lightweight Aluminium Construction

Dr. Martin Hillebrecht, EDAG Engineering, Fulda (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Software Solutions for Digital AM Process Chains

TBC

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Forum Laser Additive Manufacturing

Room Brüssel

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

10:00 - 10:30

Overview of Current Research Topics in (Hybrid-) Additive Manufacturing Using LMD

Jan Bremer, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:30 - 11:00

Hybrid-Additive Manufacturing: Potential and Challenges for the Modern Big Tool Manufacture

Dr. Tobias Todzy, Daimler AG, Sindelfingen (D)

11:00 - 11:30

Generating of Additively Built Structures for Seal Segments by LMD

Bryan McAuliffe, Lufthansa Technik Turbine, Shannon (IRL)

11:30 - 12:00

Driving LMD-Based AM Machines Should?n Drive You Too Crazy - Can Novel Software Approaches Help?

Jan Willem Gunnink, AutoDesk Ltd., Birmingham (UK)

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

14:00 - 14:30

Materials Engineering for Additive Manufacturing

Dr. Andreas Weisheit, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

A Faster Maintenance and Repair of Trains by AM

Stefanie Brickwede, Mobility goes Additive e.V., Berlin (D)

15:00 - 15:30

New Perspectives in Turbine Manufacturing with Laser Beam Melting

Dr. Sebastian Piegert, Siemens AG Power and Gas, Berlin (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:30 - 17:00

NextGeneration Spaceframe 2.0 - Additive Manufacturing for Lightweight Aluminium Construction

Dr. Martin Hillebrecht, EDAG Engineering, Fulda (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Software Solutions for Digital AM Process Chains

TBC

Seminar Laser Technology ABC´s on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Laser Technology ABC's

Room Berlin

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

12:30 - 13:00

Laser Processing for Industrial Applications - An Overview

Prof. Andreas Ostendorf, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum (D)

13:00 - 13:30

CO2-Laser, Disk Laser, Ultrashort Pulsed Lasers: A Selection from the Laser Applicant´s View

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

13:30 - 14:00

Fiber and Diode Lasers: A Selection from the Laser Applicant´s View

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

14:00 - 14:30

The Pathway to the Workpiece - How to Efficiently and Application-Specific Form and Guide Laser Radiation

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

14:30 - 15:30

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Safety and Regulation in Industrial Laser Processes

Eduard Maisner, LASERVISION GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth (D)

16:00 - 16:30

A Selection of Applicable Handling Systems for Laser Processing

Norbert Höppe, KUKA Industries GmbH & Co. KG, Würselen (D)

16:30 - 17:00

When is the Laser Application More Profitable than Conventional Manufacturing Technologies?

Ulrich Berners, LBBZ Laser Bearbeitungs- und Beratungszentrum NRW GmbH, Geilenkirchen (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Which Current Developments in Laser Technology are relevant for Industrial Applications in the Coming Years?

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

Laser Technology ABC's on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Laser Technology ABC's

Room Berlin

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

12:30 - 13:00

Laser Processing for Industrial Applications - An Overview

Prof. Andreas Ostendorf, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum (D)

13:00 - 13:30

CO2-Laser, Disk Laser, Ultrashort Pulsed Lasers: A Selection from the Laser Applicant´s View

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

13:30 - 14:00

Fiber and Diode Lasers: A Selection from the Laser Applicant´s View

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

14:00 - 14:30

The Pathway to the Workpiece - How to Efficiently and Application-Specific Form and Guide Laser Radiation

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

14:30 - 15:30

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Safety and Regulation in Industrial Laser Processes

Eduard Maisner, LASERVISION GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth (D)

16:00 - 16:30

A Selection of Applicable Handling Systems for Laser Processing

Norbert Höppe, KUKA Industries GmbH & Co. KG, Würselen (D)

16:30 - 17:00

When is the Laser Application More Profitable than Conventional Manufacturing Technologies?

Ulrich Berners, LBBZ Laser Bearbeitungs- und Beratungszentrum NRW GmbH, Geilenkirchen (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Which Current Developments in Laser Technology are relevant for Industrial Applications in the Coming Years?

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

Technology Business Day on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia

Room Lissabon

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

11:30 - 12:30

Check-in and Coffee Reception

12:30 - 13:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the European Laser Market and Development of the World Market

Klaus Löffler, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

13:00 - 13:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in the US

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

13:30 - 14:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in China

Dr. Bo Gu, BOS Photonics, North Andover (USA)

14:00 - 14:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in Japan

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

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Trends in Laser Processing

Room Lissabon

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

15:30 - 16:00

Laser Processing in Lightweight Production in the Automotive Industry

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

16:00 - 16:30

Metal Additive Manufacturing Applications in Aerospace and Energy

Stéphane Abed, Poly-Shape SAS, Salon de Provence (F)

16:30 - 17:00

Selective Laser Soldering of Electromechanical Components - A Curse or a Blessing?

Dr. Chris-Jörg Rosen, Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG, Blomberg (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Laser Processing in Microelectronics

Dr. Dirk Müller, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Laser Markets in Europe, America and Asia

Room Lissabon

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

11:30 - 12:30

Check-in and Coffee Reception

12:30 - 13:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the European Laser Market and Development of the World Market

Klaus Löffler, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen (D)

13:00 - 13:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in the US

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

13:30 - 14:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in China

Dr. Bo Gu, BOS Photonics, North Andover (USA)

14:00 - 14:30

Status Quo and Perspectives of the Laser Markets in Japan

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

14:30 - 15:30

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Trends in Laser Processing on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Trends in Laser Processing

Room Lissabon

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

15:30 - 16:00

Laser Processing in Lightweight Production in the Automotive Industry

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

16:00 - 16:30

Metal Additive Manufacturing Applications in Aerospace and Energy

Stéphane Abed, Poly-Shape SAS, Salon de Provence (F)

16:30 - 17:00

Selective Laser Soldering of Electromechanical Components - A Curse or a Blessing?

Dr. Chris-Jörg Rosen, Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG, Blomberg (D)

17:00 - 17:30

Laser Processing in Microelectronics

Dr. Dirk Müller, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Evening Event on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018

Coronation Hall

18:30 - 19:00

Doors open

19:00 - 23:00

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018 on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018

Coronation Hall

18:30 - 19:00

Doors open

19:00 - 23:00

Dinner with Presentation of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018

Sponsors´Exhibition (1) on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

12:00 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

14:30 - 15:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition on Wednesday, 2018-05-02

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

12:00 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

14:30 - 15:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Day overview Thursday, May 03, 2018

Gerd Herziger Session on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Opening

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 08:40

Opening

Chances and Challenges for Laser Technology

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:40 - 10:30

Take 5 - Chances and Challenges for Laser Technology

Dr. Peter Leibinger, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

Dr. Mark Sobey, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Dr. Eugene Shcherbakov, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

Dr. Qitao Lue, Han´s Laser Technology Industry Group, Shenzen (CN)

10:30 - 11:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Opening on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Opening

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:30 - 08:40

Opening

Chances and Challenges for Laser Technology on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Chances and Challenges for Laser Technology

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

08:40 - 10:30

Take 5 - Chances and Challenges for Laser Technology

Dr. Peter Leibinger, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

Dr. Mark Sobey, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara (USA)

Dr. Eugene Shcherbakov, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

Dr. Qitao Lue, Han´s Laser Technology Industry Group, Shenzen (CN)

10:30 - 11:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Laser Material Processing - Micro on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Micro Structuring

Room Brüssel

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

11:00 - 11:30

Combination Processes Cutting/Welding on the Micron Scale

Dr. Claudia Riester, LaserJob GmbH, Fürstenfeldbruck (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Micro Structuring for the Automotive Industry

Dr. Johannes Finger, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Innovative Venting of Injection Molds with Laser

Klaus Eimann, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing GmbH, Marktheidenfeld (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Micro Structuring on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Micro Structuring

Room Brüssel

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

11:00 - 11:30

Combination Processes Cutting/Welding on the Micron Scale

Dr. Claudia Riester, LaserJob GmbH, Fürstenfeldbruck (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Micro Structuring for the Automotive Industry

Dr. Johannes Finger, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Innovative Venting of Injection Molds with Laser

Klaus Eimann, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing GmbH, Marktheidenfeld (D)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Processing - Macro on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Selective Laser Melting

Room Berlin

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

11:00 - 11:30

AM - Ready for Series!

Maximilian Meixlsperger, BMW Group, München (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Status of Additive Manufacturing at MAN Diesel & Turbo

Dr. Roland Herzog, MAN Turbo und Diesel, Oberhausen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Low Cost SLM with Diode Lasers

Mirjam Knothe, LMI GmbH & Co. KG, Aachen (D)

Selective Laser Melting on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Selective Laser Melting

Room Berlin

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

11:00 - 11:30

AM - Ready for Series!

Maximilian Meixlsperger, BMW Group, München (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Status of Additive Manufacturing at MAN Diesel & Turbo

Dr. Roland Herzog, MAN Turbo und Diesel, Oberhausen (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Low Cost SLM with Diode Lasers

Mirjam Knothe, LMI GmbH & Co. KG, Aachen (D)

Laser Beam Sources on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Solid State and Fiber Lasers

Room Lissabon

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

11:00 - 11:30

Compact Pulsed and Fiber Lasers with ns - and ps-Pulse Duration

Andreas Siewert, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Beam Sources and System Technology for the Decoating of Surfaces

Edwin Büchter, Clean-Lasersysteme GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Pulsed Lasers for Industrial Applications

Dr. Alexander Killi, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Solid State and Fiber Lasers on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Solid State and Fiber Lasers

Room Lissabon

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

11:00 - 11:30

Compact Pulsed and Fiber Lasers with ns - and ps-Pulse Duration

Andreas Siewert, IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Beam Sources and System Technology for the Decoating of Surfaces

Edwin Büchter, Clean-Lasersysteme GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

12:00 - 12:30

Pulsed Lasers for Industrial Applications

Dr. Alexander Killi, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors' Exhibition

Laser Technology Live on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Laser Technology Live

Fraunhofer ILT

16:30 - 19:30

Laser Technology Live

Laser Technology Live on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Laser Technology Live

Fraunhofer ILT

16:30 - 19:30

Laser Technology Live

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3 on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3

16:30 - 18:00

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3 on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3

16:30 - 18:00

Kick-off - Research Initiative i3

Networking Event with Snacks at the Research Center DPP on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Networking with Snacks at the Research Campus DPP

20:00 - 23:00

Networking with Snacks at the Research Campus DPP

Networking with Snacks at the Research Campus DPP on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Networking with Snacks at the Research Campus DPP

20:00 - 23:00

Networking with Snacks at the Research Campus DPP

Digitization in Photonic Production on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Digitization in Photonic Production

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Generating Innovative Business Models by Digitization in Production

Prof. Frank Piller, TIM Technologie- und Innovationsmanagement der RWTH Aachen University, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Networked Production in Automotive Industry

Michael Lebrecht, Daimler AG, Sindelfingen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Digital Photonic Production - The Future of Laser Material Processing

Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:00 - 16:30

Shuttle Transfer

Digitization in Photonic Production on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Digitization in Photonic Production

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

14:00 - 14:30

Generating Innovative Business Models by Digitization in Production

Prof. Frank Piller, TIM Technologie- und Innovationsmanagement der RWTH Aachen University, Aachen (D)

14:30 - 15:00

Networked Production in Automotive Industry

Michael Lebrecht, Daimler AG, Sindelfingen (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Digital Photonic Production - The Future of Laser Material Processing

Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

16:00 - 16:30

Shuttle Transfer

Sponsors´Exhibition (2) on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

10:30 - 11:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

12:30 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Sponsors´Exhibition on Thursday, 2018-05-03

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

10:30 - 11:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

12:30 - 14:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

15:30 - 16:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Day overview Friday, May 04, 2018

Laser Material Processing - Macro on Friday, 2018-05-04

Cutting

Room Berlin

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

08:30 - 09:00

Laser Cutting Optics - Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Jürgen-Michael Weick, TRUMPF Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Mass Production without Dies by Ultra-High Speed Laser Blanking from Coil

Izuru Hori, HONDA Engineering Co. Ltd., Haga (JP)

09:30 - 10:00

CFRP is Demanding - Also on Laser Cutting

Dr. Frank Schneider, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Welding

Room Berlin

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

11:00 - 11:30

Analysis of Process Dynamics in Laser Beam Welding by Means of Multiphysics Simulation

Prof. Andreas Otto, TU Wien, Wien (AT)

11:30 - 12:00

Laser Welding Methods and Applications at an International Automotive Supplier

Florian Hanschmann, MAGNA - Cosma Engineering Europe GmbH, Weikersdorf (AT)

12:00 - 12:30

3D Laser Welding from an End-User Point-of- View

TBC

12:30 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Deposition

Room Berlin

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

14:30 - 15:00

Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul of Gas Turbine Components with LMD for Lifetime Extension

Dr. Bernd Burbaum, Siemens AG - Power and Gas Division, Berlin (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Wire vs. Powder LMD - Pros and Cons

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

15:30 - 16:00

The Practical Use of Extreme High Speed Laser Material Deposition (EHLA) in Industrial Environment

Andreas Veldman, ICH Vremac Cylinders, Apeldoorn (NL)

Cutting on Friday, 2018-05-04

Cutting

Room Berlin

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

08:30 - 09:00

Laser Cutting Optics - Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Jürgen-Michael Weick, TRUMPF Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Mass Production without Dies by Ultra-High Speed Laser Blanking from Coil

Izuru Hori, HONDA Engineering Co. Ltd., Haga (JP)

09:30 - 10:00

CFRP is Demanding - Also on Laser Cutting

Dr. Frank Schneider, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

10:00 - 11:00

Coffee Break - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Welding on Friday, 2018-05-04

Laser Welding

Room Berlin

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

11:00 - 11:30

Analysis of Process Dynamics in Laser Beam Welding by Means of Multiphysics Simulation

Prof. Andreas Otto, TU Wien, Wien (AT)

11:30 - 12:00

Laser Welding Methods and Applications at an International Automotive Supplier

Florian Hanschmann, MAGNA - Cosma Engineering Europe GmbH, Weikersdorf (AT)

12:00 - 12:30

3D Laser Welding from an End-User Point-of- View

TBC

12:30 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Laser Material Deposition on Friday, 2018-05-04

Laser Material Deposition

Room Berlin

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

14:30 - 15:00

Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul of Gas Turbine Components with LMD for Lifetime Extension

Dr. Bernd Burbaum, Siemens AG - Power and Gas Division, Berlin (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Wire vs. Powder LMD - Pros and Cons

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

15:30 - 16:00

The Practical Use of Extreme High Speed Laser Material Deposition (EHLA) in Industrial Environment

Andreas Veldman, ICH Vremac Cylinders, Apeldoorn (NL)

Sponsors´Exhibition (3) on Friday, 2018-05-04

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

08:00 - 08:30

Besuch der Sponsoren-Ausstellung

10:00 - 11:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Sponsors´Exhibition on Friday, 2018-05-04

Sponsors´Exhibition

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

08:00 - 08:30

Besuch der Sponsoren-Ausstellung

10:00 - 11:00

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

12:30 - 14:30

Visit of the Sponsors´Exhibition

Laser Material Processing - Micro on Friday, 2018-05-04

Micro Joining

Room Brüssel

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

08:30 - 09:00

What Does E-Mobility Have To Do With Lasers? Special Challenges Require Special Solutions

Dr. Joachim Döhner, KUKA Industries GmbH, Augsburg (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Microjoining for Battery and Power Electronics: Key Technology for Electromobility

André Häusler, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:30 - 10:00

TBD

TBC

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications

Room Lissabon

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

11:00 - 11:30

USP Laser Micro Processing of Macro Parts (MP²)

Dr. Keming Du, EdgeWave GmbH, Würselen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Application-Highlights of Ultrafast Lasers

TBC

12:00 - 12:30

TBD

TBC

12:30 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Polishing and Thin Film Processing

Room Lissabon

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

14:30 - 15:00

Laser-Based Production of Polymeric Coatings for Tribological Applications

Dr. Anna Buling, ELB - Eloxalwerk Ludwigsburg Helmut Zerrer GmbH, Ludwigsburg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser- Based Surface Coating with Gold for Industrial Connection Technology and Electronics

Dr. Ante Kurtovic, PHOENIX FEINBAU GmbH & Co. KG, Lüdenscheid (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Laser Polishing on it's Way from Research into Industrial Manufacturing

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

Micro Joining on Friday, 2018-05-04

Micro Joining

Room Brüssel

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

08:30 - 09:00

What Does E-Mobility Have To Do With Lasers? Special Challenges Require Special Solutions

Dr. Joachim Döhner, KUKA Industries GmbH, Augsburg (D)

09:00 - 09:30

Microjoining for Battery and Power Electronics: Key Technology for Electromobility

André Häusler, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

09:30 - 10:00

TBD

TBC

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications on Friday, 2018-05-04

Ultrafast Lasers - Applications

Room Lissabon

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

11:00 - 11:30

USP Laser Micro Processing of Macro Parts (MP²)

Dr. Keming Du, EdgeWave GmbH, Würselen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Application-Highlights of Ultrafast Lasers

TBC

12:00 - 12:30

TBD

TBC

12:30 - 14:00

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsor's Exhibition

Polishing and Thin Film Processing on Friday, 2018-05-04

Polishing and Thin Film Processing

Room Lissabon

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

14:30 - 15:00

Laser-Based Production of Polymeric Coatings for Tribological Applications

Dr. Anna Buling, ELB - Eloxalwerk Ludwigsburg Helmut Zerrer GmbH, Ludwigsburg (D)

15:00 - 15:30

Laser- Based Surface Coating with Gold for Industrial Connection Technology and Electronics

Dr. Ante Kurtovic, PHOENIX FEINBAU GmbH & Co. KG, Lüdenscheid (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Laser Polishing on it's Way from Research into Industrial Manufacturing

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

Outlook on Friday, 2018-05-04

Outlook

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Outlook

Outlook on Friday, 2018-05-04

Outlook

Room Berlin

Chairman: Prof. Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)

16:00 - 16:30

Outlook

Laser Beam Sources on Friday, 2018-05-04

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources

Room Lissabon

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

08:30 - 09:00

100 Watt Class Femtosecond Laser Perspectives

Dr. Clemens Hönninger, Amplitude Systèmes, Pessac (F)

09:00 - 09:30

Kilowatt Class Ultrafast Lasers

Dr. Torsten Mans, AMPHOS GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

09:30 - 10:00

High-Power Femtosecond Lasers with Application Specific Wavelengths

Dr. Robert Riedel, Class 5 Photonics GmbH, Hamburg (D)

Diode Lasers

Room Brüssel

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

11:00 - 11:30

TBD

Dr. Holger Mönch, Philips GmbH Photonics Aachen, Aachen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of High-Power Blue Diode Lasers for Materials Processing

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

12:00 - 12:30

Room Lissabon

Multi kW High Brightness Diode Lasers

Steffen Ried, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors´ Exhibition

Perspectives in Quantum Photonics

Room Brüssel

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

14:30 - 15:00

The Dawn of Quantum Networks

Prof. Ronald Hanson, QuTech, Delft (NL)

15:00 - 15:30

Quantum Sensors - Challenges and Opportunities

Dr. Robert Rölver, Robert Bosch GmbH, Renningen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Achievements and Perspectives of Quantum Technology

Dr. Thierry Debuisschert, Thales Research & Technology, Palaiseau (F)

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources on Friday, 2018-05-04

Ultrafast Lasers - Beam Sources

Room Lissabon

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

08:30 - 09:00

100 Watt Class Femtosecond Laser Perspectives

Dr. Clemens Hönninger, Amplitude Systèmes, Pessac (F)

09:00 - 09:30

Kilowatt Class Ultrafast Lasers

Dr. Torsten Mans, AMPHOS GmbH, Herzogenrath (D)

09:30 - 10:00

High-Power Femtosecond Lasers with Application Specific Wavelengths

Dr. Robert Riedel, Class 5 Photonics GmbH, Hamburg (D)

Diode Lasers on Friday, 2018-05-04

Diode Lasers

Room Brüssel

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

11:00 - 11:30

TBD

Dr. Holger Mönch, Philips GmbH Photonics Aachen, Aachen (D)

11:30 - 12:00

Status Quo and Perspectives of High-Power Blue Diode Lasers for Materials Processing

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

12:00 - 12:30

Room Lissabon

Multi kW High Brightness Diode Lasers

Steffen Ried, TRUMPF Laser GmbH, Schramberg (D)

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch - Visit of the Sponsors´ Exhibition

Perspectives in Quantum Photonics on Friday, 2018-05-04

Perspectives in Quantum Photonics

Room Brüssel

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

14:30 - 15:00

The Dawn of Quantum Networks

Prof. Ronald Hanson, QuTech, Delft (NL)

15:00 - 15:30

Quantum Sensors - Challenges and Opportunities

Dr. Robert Rölver, Robert Bosch GmbH, Renningen (D)

15:30 - 16:00

Achievements and Perspectives of Quantum Technology

Dr. Thierry Debuisschert, Thales Research & Technology, Palaiseau (F)

Venue / Room

Room Berlin

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2

Venue / Room

Foyer Brüssel / Europa

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
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Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
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Room K2

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Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
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Room Berlin
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
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Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2

Venue / Room

Room Lissabon

Eurogress Aachen

Monheimsallee 48

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2

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Coronation Hall

City Hall

Markt

52062 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2

Venue / Room

Fraunhofer ILT

Fraunhofer ILT

Steinbachstraße 15

52074 Aachen

Germany

Eurogress Aachen
Monheimsallee 48
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Berlin
City Hall
Markt
52062 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room Lissabon
Fraunhofer ILT
Steinbachstraße 15
52074 Aachen
Germany
Venues / Rooms:
Room K2

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