News: EPMT: Conference June 15th - Palexpo, Geneva

Article Date(s):04/25/2016


We have the pleasure to announce a conference on Photonics 4 Precision Manufacturing - Laser Microprocessing Solutions integrated in the Professional Salon EPHJ EPMT SMT

EPMT - 15 june 2016 - Conference

Swissphotonics presents in collaboration with Photonics21 and Swissmem a conference on Laser Microprocessing Solutions integrated in the Professional Salon EPHJ • EPMT • SMT, the leading exhibition for watchmakers and jewelers

Conference language
French slides and discussion English

This workshop is free of charge

12:30 Arrival and welcome coffee (Sponsoring Swissphotonics)
13:00-14:00 Talks
14:00 Networking Break (Sponsoring Swissmem)
14:30-16:00 Talks
16:00 Apéro Riche (Sponsoring Swissphotonics)
17:00 End of workshop

Conference language
French slides and discussion English

Deadline for Registration
9. Juin 2015

Scientific steering committee

Prof. em. Dr. René Salathé
Owner Grizzly Photonics Sàrl
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 EMPA, Thun BE
Dr. Christoph S. Harder; President Swissphotonics
Wollerau SZ
Introduction Swiss Photonics – presentation of organization
Philippe Cordonier; Ingénieur méc. EPFL, Responsable Suisse romande – Membre de la Direction, Swissmem Lausanne VD
Initiative Industrie 2025 - la révolution numérique au service de l’industrie suisse
Dr. Rudolf Weber; Head of Application Development, Institut für Strahlwerkzeuge IFSW
Universität Stuttgart D
High-Quality Laser Processing of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastics CFRP
Jean-Paul Nicolet; Laser Business Development at Agie Charmilles New Technologies SA, GF Machining Solutions, Meyrin GE
GF Laser Texturing : la révolution dans la décoration horlogère
Thorsten Kramer; Dipl. Phys, Institute for Applied Laser, Photonics and Surface Technologies ALPS, Bern University of Applied Sciences BUAS, Burgdorf BE
Ultra-high-precision and high speed surface structuring by synchronizing a galvo scanner with an ultrashort pulsed laser system
Prof. Dr. Stefan Nolte; Professor für Experimentalphysik/Laserphysik, Head Ultrafast Optics Group, Abbe Center of Photonics, Institute for Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena D
Ultrashort pulse laser processing – current industrial applications and beyond
Céline Bansal; Laser systems and subcontract sales manager, Oxford Lasers Ltd, Oxfordshire UK
Latest Advances in High Precision Laser Micromachining of Transparent Materials
Dr. Sebastian Favre; Principal R&D Engineer, SMO-Swiss Medtronic Operations, Tolochenaz VD
Laser in the Medical Devices Manufacturing World
Prof. Dr. Michael de Wild Institute for Medical and Analytical Technologies, School of Life Sciences, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW, Muttenz BL
Implant Production using Selective Laser Melting
Prof. Christoph Meier Head of HuCE-optoLab, Bern University of Applied Sciences BUAS
Optical Sensing, Optical Coherence Tomography OCT
Tim Westphäling; Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. (FH), Key Account Manager at IPG Laser GmbH, Burbach D
Industrial Micro-materials Processing Applications with Fiber Lasers