News: EPMT - Conference - Wednesday, 19.06.2019, Palexo Geneva

Article Date(s):05/13/2019


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Photonic 4
intelligent processing

Wednesday, 19 June 2019
12:30 - 18:00


1218 Grand-Saconnex GE


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Conference language

French / English
Slides and discussion English



This workshop is free of charge


Scientific steering committee

- Prof. em. Dr. René Salathé - Expert with Expertinova AG, Ecublens VD
- Prof. Dr. Patrik Hoffmann - Head Laboratory Advanced Materials Processing, Empa Thun BE
- Jean-Jacques Goy - Directeur GMP SA, Renens VD


Prof. Dr. Patrik Hoffmann
Head Laboratory Advanced Materials Processing, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology EMPA, 3602 Thun BE
Dr. Christoph S. Harder
President Swissphotonics NTN, 8832 Wollerau SZ
  Introduction Swiss Photonics - presentation of organization
Dr. Emile Dupont​
Head knowledge & technology transfer team at Innosuisse - Swiss Innovation Agency, 3003 Bern
  Innosuisse innovation funding and support instruments
Dr. Christian Rathjen​
Vice President Technology & Strategy at Ziemer Ophthalmic Systems AG, 2562 Port BE
  Imaging assisted femtosecond laser surgery
Prof. Dr. Beat Neuenschwander
Expert Innosuisse; Laser Surface Engineering, Institute for Applied Laser, Photonics and Surface Technologies ALPS, Bern University of Applied Science BUAS, 3400 Burgdorf BE
  Intelligent strategy for smart manufacturing
Markus Danner
Dipl.-Ing. in Technical Physics, Product Line Manager Laser Systems and Processing Heads at Coherent Switzerland AG, 3123 Belp BE
  Micro welding – A new approach
Dr. Markus Kogel-Hollacher
Head of Department R&D Projects at Precitec Optronik GmbH / Precitec GmbH & Co. KG, D-63263 Neu-Isenburg, Hessen, Germany
  Smart solutions for Laser processing – beam delivery and sensor
Dr. Yves Emery
CEO and co-founder of Lyncée Tec SA, 1015 Lausanne VD
  Vacuum tribometer with in-situ wear measurement by DHM® (digital holography microscope)
David Muller
Business Development Manager Industry at AddUp Solutions, F-63118 Cébazat, France
  Additive manufacturing and luxury: Abstract Skills to develop in your company and way to proceed
Dr. Damien Loterie
esearcher at the Laboratory of Applied Photonics Devices LAPD, EPFL, 1015 Lausanne VD
  Volumetric 3D printing
Dr. Felix Reinert
Research Director in Advanced Manufacturing Technologie AT Switzerland Innovation ParK Biel / Bienne SIP BB, 2500 Biel / Bienne; Founder & CEO of ProtoShape GmbH: Your Additive Manufacturing Service, 2560 Nidau BE
  Advanced Laser Powder Bed Fusion research with the open AM machine
Dr. Yann Tissot
CEO & co-founder L.E.S.S. SA, 1020 Renens VD
  New photonics illumination devices
Dr. Alexandre Masserey
Consultant at Group Picasso GR-PI, EPFL, Directeur chez Ycoor Systems SA
  3D simulations of Marangoni-driven free surface flows, applied to laser polishing processes


Registration: Swissphotonics website