WETZLAR
21. + 22. FEBRUARY 2018
RITTAL ARENA
WED + THU 9:30-17:00

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Programme 2017

Free keynotes and seminars

Informational advantage thanks to top-class lectures - powered by Wetzlar Network

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Feebased short courses and meetings

Seminars or training sessions on issues of current interest  - powered by Optence

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Student Day

Free Student Day for all interested pupils and students.

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A detailed program overview can be found here

PROGRAMME 2017

Free Keynotes & Seminars

Keynotes powered by Wetzlar Network

The Keynotes - powered by Wetzlar Network - offer knowledge transfer at the highest level. The free and prominent lectures will give impulses and encourage new ideas. All W3 + FAIR keynotes are freely accessible.

Expert seminars

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
13:00
Keynote­bühne
Robert Bosch GmbH
From Hype to reality – Ind 4.0@Bosch - Rolf Neumann
16:00
Keynote­bühne
Brainport Industries Seminar
NTS Group - Case study: Cope with process limitations of Powder Bed Fusion - Jeroen Jonkers
16:30
Keynote­bühne
Brainport Industries Seminar
MI-Partners - Vibration Isolation and Damping in High Precision Equipment - Björn Bukkems, Jasper Simons
Wednesday, 22 February 2017
10:00
Keynote­bühne
Phantastische Bibliothek Wetzlar
Kollege Roboter - Vorbereitungen auf den geteilten Arbeitsplatz - Thomas Le Blanc
10:30
Keynote­bühne
Phantastische Bibliothek Wetzlar
Holographische Visionen - Ein Blick auf den Innovationspfad - Klaudia Seibel
 

ELI Beamlines Workshop
The Science and Engineering of the Extreme Light Infrastructure ELI -
Opportunities and Challenges for Suppliers

Don’t miss these presentations reporting on major breakthroughs and opportunities in petawatt laser, precision high-power optics, opto-mechanics and ultra-fast laser applications.

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
14:30
Raum 5
BMBF/ PTJ
Opening Remarks - P. Kretek
14:40
Raum 5
ELI
Extreme Light Infrastructure (ELI) – Overview - Dr. G. Korn
15:10
Raum 5
ELI-NP Romania
ELI-NP facility and laser beam transport for 2x10PW High Power Laser System - Dr. D. Ursescu
15:40
Raum 5
ELI
ELI-Beamlines and its ultra-high intensity precision petawatt beam transport system - Dr. S. Borneis
16:10
Raum 5
Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V.
Overview of high damage threshold fs laser optics research at LZH Hannover - Dr. M. Jupé
16:40
Raum 5
Manx Precision optics
MPO next generation high power ultra fast optics - Dr. H. Kessler
Wednesday, 22 February 2017
09:30
Raum 5
Wetzlar Network
Opening Remarks - R. Niggemann
09:35
Raum 5
Justus-Liebig-Universität
Highly efficient directed molecular white-light emitter“ - Priv. Doz. S. Chatterjee
10:05
Raum 5
SIC
SIC - Central Bohemian Innovation Center: Education, R&D Development and Generation of Entrepreneurship - Mrs. A. Romo
10:20
Raum 5
Heraeus
Fused Silica challenges for high energy high power laser systems - Dr. F. Nürnberg
10:40
Raum 5
ELI
ELIMAIA and ELIMED: laser driven acceleration for multidisciplinary applications and medical research on tumor therapy at ELI-Beamlines - Dr. D. Margarone
11:10
Raum 5
ELI
Applications in Bio-medical, material and molecular science - Dr. J. Andreasson
11:40
Coffee Break
12:00
Raum 5
Zygo Ametek
Optical metrology and high-percison mirrors and parabolas - T. Glaschke
12:20
Raum 5
Aerotech
Trends and challenges in the modern world of high precision motion control - S. Feldberger
12:40
Raum 5
IDE
Update on recent achievements and challenges in vibration Isolation technology - Dipl.-Ing. R. Kappel
13:05
Raum 5
SCHOTT AG
New Laser Glass from SCHOTT Meets Challenges of New Applications - F. Elsmann
13:30
Raum 5
Innovavent
Green and UV DPSSL a-Si film crystallization for Thin Film Transistors of AMOLED Displays - Dr. H.-J. Kahlert
 

Leica Microsystems Microscopy Forum

Leica Microsystem

 

 

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
10:15
Keynote­bühne
Leica Microsystems
Neue Möglichkeiten in der Mikroskopie - von Makro- zu Mikrostrukturen und vieles mehr! - Dr. Nicol Ecke
11:00
Keynote­bühne
Leica Microsystems
Partikelanalyse für die technische Bauteilsauberkeit - mehr Informationen über Schadenspotential und Herkunft von Partikeln - Dr. Nicol Ecke
11:30
Keynote­bühne
Leica Microsystems
Digitalmikroskopie - einfach und flexibel! - Kaveh Foroughi
12:00
Keynote­bühne
Leica Microsystems
3D-Mikroskopie (Weißlicht-Interferometrie, konfokal, Fokus-Variation): Jetzt messen wir! - Dr. Bert Willems
 

EPIC Tech Watch

Session 1: Photonics in Manufacturing, Packaging and Testing

EPIC

 

 

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
10:30
Business Club
DOW Corning
Moldable Optical Silicones for Lighting - Hugo Silva
10:45
Business Club
Dilas
High Brightness, High Power Diode Lasers - Jörg Neukum
11:00
Business Club
Alter Technology
Reliability issues of photonic components for space applications - Demetrio Lopez
11:15
Business Club
CSEM Centre Muttenz
New Developments in Micro-Optics at CSEM - Guillaume Basset
11:30
Business Club
Nanyang Technological University
Photonics Research in Singapore - Swee Chuan
11:45
Business Club
ICN2 Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Mechanics: an opto-mechanical and a hydrophobicity perspective - Clivia Marfa Sotomayor Torres
 

EPIC Tech Watch

Session 2: Photonics in Imaging, Sensing and Communication

EPIC

 

 

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
14:00
Business Club
Delta Optical Thin Film
Continuously Variable Bandpass Filters for Hyperspectral Imaging - Oliver Pust
14:15
Business Club
Diamond
Short Wavelengths (NIR, VIS) in fiberoptics – challenges, applications and possibilities - Matthias Hedrich
14:30
Business Club
University Paderborn
Silicon Photonics Microsystems for Communications and Sensing - Christoph Scheytt
14:45
Business Club
Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute
Photonic Integrated Circuits for Sensing and Communication - Francisco Soares
15:00
Business Club
Bright Photonics
Getting started with photonic ICs in your products - Katarzyna Ławniczuk
15:15
Business Club
LioniX International
PIC applications in Life Science and Telecommunications - Paul van Dijk
 

International standardization

DKE/VDE

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
11:00
Keynote­bühne
DKE/ VDE
DKE/VDE internationale Normung - internationale Normung im digitalen Zeitalter - Kevin Behnisch
11:30
Keynote­bühne
DKE/ VDE
Umweltaspekte der Elektrotechnik – Standardisierte Prüfverfahren zur Erfassung von Stoffen - Kerstin Sann-Ferro
 

Spectaris DIN seminars

Spectaris

DIN

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
12:00
Keynote­bühne
DIN-Normungsausschuss Feinmechanik und Optik
Begrüßung und Einführung - Sabine Pintaske
12:15
Keynote­bühne
Leica Microsystems GmbH
E DIN ISO 10110-7 und E DIN ISO 14997
Zeichnungsangaben und Prüfverfahren für Oberflächenunvollkommenheiten
- Dr. Manfred Thomae
12:45
Keynote­bühne
asphericon GmbH
Von 2 auf 6 Dimensionen - Zentrier- und Formabweichungsanforderungen in der DIN Neuausgabe DIN ISO 10110-5:2016 und DIN ISO 10110-6:2015 - Sven R. Kiontke
13:15
Keynote­bühne
Carl Zeiss AG, Jena
Erstausgabe DIN ISO 10110-19:2016
Allgemeine Beschreibung von Oberflächen und Komponenten – Freiformflächen
- Dirk Jahn
13:45
Keynote­bühne
Spectaris
Markt- und Konjunkturzahlender Photonik-Branche - Wenko Süptitz
14:00
Keynote­bühne
Expertenrunde - Gerold Bamberger, Meopta-optika; Hammerschmidt-Broman, Leica Microsystems; Jürgen Bode, Satisloh; Rita Kirchübel, Oculus
 

Autonomous driving

VDI BV Mittelhessen

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
15:00
Keynote­bühne
VDI BV Mittelhessen
Von den Fahrerassistenzsystemen zum autonomen Fahren - Dr. Wolfgang Zientz
15:30
Keynote­bühne
Continental Automotive GmbH
Vehicle Brain(s) – Vom intelligenten Assistenten im Fahrzeug zum autonomen Fahren - David Kämpf
 

Business Matching Hessen

Regionalmanagement Mittelhessen

 

 

Supported by

Hessen Trade & Invest

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
12:30
Business Club
Regionalmanagement Mittelhessen GmbH
Registrierung und Begrüßung der ausländischen Delegationen
13:00
Business Club
Regionalmanagement Mittelhessen GmbH
Vorstellung der Region und der Messe W3+ FAIR
13:30
Regionalmanagement Mittelhessen GmbH
Messerundgang: Besuch von ausgewählten hessischen Ausstellern
 

Business Matching Hessen

Hessen Trade & Invest

 

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
14:30
Business Club
Hessen Trade & Invest GmbH
Best Practice Vorträge
15:30
Business Club
Hessen Trade & Invest GmbH
Get-Together: Ausländische Delegationen treffen hessische Aussteller
 

Feebased Short Courses & Meetings

Short Courses powered by Optence e.V.

The W3 + FAIR is also used as a marketplace for up-to-date know-how by our partners: The short courses of the photonics network Optence ensure an intensive immersion in new areas of interest. They are the right offer for companies and experts who want to build up basic knowledge in related areas in a short time.

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
10:00
Raum 4
led-institut
Erweiterte Grundlagen der LED-Technik - Dr. Uwe Slabke
Wednesday, 22 February 2017
10:00
Raum 4
Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid
Einführung in die Kunststoff-Optik - Andreas Kürten
13:00
Raum 3
Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen
Optikbeschichtung: Eine kurze Einführung - Prof. Dr. Martin Eckhardt
 

More information as well as tickets you can find with our premium partner Optence e.V..

 

IHK-Conference Hands on Industry 4.0 powered by IHK Hessen innovativ

The IHK-Conference "Hands on Industry 4.0" set up by IHK Lahn-Dill would like to show interested entrepreneurs and employees how to digitize their company. Selected examples were chosen as a basis for different approaches in dealing with Industry 4.0.

Monday, 20 February 2017
12:30
Einlass VIP Eingang
13:00
Raum 2
IHK Lahn-Dill
Begrüßung durch den Präsidenten der IHK Lahn-Dill - Eberhard Flammer
13:15
Raum 2
Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen
Digitalisierung und Industrie 4.0: Bedeutung für den Mittelstand - Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sven Keller
14:00
Raum 2
tabto consulting
Potenziale der Digitalisierung Ihrer Geschäftsmodelle identifizieren und entwickeln - Dirk Bamberger
14:30
Raum 2
Lufthansa Industry Solutions BS GmbH
Sensordatenerfassung in der Praxis - Holger Schlüter, Lothar Becker
15:00
Kaffepause
15:30
Raum 2
Pfeiffer Vacuum GmbH,
Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH
ValueFacturing® und Anwendung bei Pfeiffer Vacuum GmbH - Jürgen Jung, Johann Hofmann
16:00
Raum 2
Rittal GmbH & Co. KG
Industrie 4.0 zur Sicherung des Geschäftsmodels - Dr. Thomas Steffen
16:30
Raum 2
Technische Universität Darmstadt, Konsortium Industrie 4.0
Kompetenzzentrum Mittelstand 4.0, Hilfestellungen und Lernfabrik - Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Metternich
17:00
Raum 2
Come Together
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
09:15
Einlass Messe
09:45
Raum 2
IHK Lahn-Dill, Wetzlar Network
Begrüßung - Dr. Gernot Horst, Ralf Niggemann
10:00
Raum 2
Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen
Industrie 4.0: Was kann die THM als Partner in der Region beitragen? - Prof. Dr. Matthias Willems
10:30
Raum 2
Limtronik GmbH
Smart Electronic Factory – Produktion nach Industrie 4.0 Standard - Gerd Ohl
11:00
Raum 2
Weber Maschinenbau GmbH
Produkt- und Prozessinnovationen - als Ergebnis von Industrie 4.0 - Mathias Dülfer
11:30
Raum 2
LTi Motion GmbH
Einführung von Industrie 4.0 mit Hilfe des VDMA Leitfadens - Dr. Josef Wiesing
12:00
Mittagspause
13:00
Keynote­bühne
Robert Bosch GmbH
From Hype to reality – Ind 4.0@Bosch - Rolf Neumann
 

More information in our meeting flyer.

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Student Day

Save the Date

On 22 February 2017, the time has come! We invite all interested students to the W3+ FAIR Student Day. The one-day event gives you the unique opportunity to take part in high-quality keynotes, exchange ideas with top decision-makers about projects and your entry opportunities, to expand your professional as well as private network.

More over you will visit the campus, design to business and recruiting areas. Afterwards we invite all students to a free lunch.

To make your way into the optics, electronics and mechanics center in Wetzlar, we organize a free shuttle transfer for you.

Key Facts:

When: 22 February 2017
Were: Rittal Arena Wetzlar
Who:  Scholars and students
With: Over 160 companys from the fields of optics, elektronics and mechanics

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