// Opening
8:30 Opening
  Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Dröder, TU Braunschweig, Institute of Machine Tools and Production Technology

8:40 Keynote: Transformation of supplier industry on the way to electromobility
  Dr.-Ing. Lutz-Eike Elend, Muhr und Bender KG

01 // Innovative and Smart Production

09:00 Life cycle assessment of thermoplastic hybrid structures with
hollow profiles
  Alexander Liebsch, TU Dresden, Institute of lightweight engineering and polymer technology

09:20 Use of Organically Coated Semi-Finished Sheet Products for Hybrid Lightweight Applications
  Benjamin Bader, TU BS, Institute for Engineering Design

09:40 Net shape Stacking and Consolidation of thermoplastic Composite Tapes
  Paul Zwicklhuber, ENGEL AUSTRIA GmbH

10:00 Epoxy technologies for cost efficient production of lightweight composites
  Dr. Lars Moser, Hexion GmbH

02 // Factories of the Future

09:00 Digitally linked developement, manufacturing and quality assurance process for highly loadable metal-composite lightweight structures
  Daniel R. Haider, TU Dresden, Institute of lightweight engineering and polymer technology

09:20 SALCOS - Low CO2 steel production
  Dr.-Ing. Alexander Redenius, Salzgitter Mannesmann Forschungs GmbH

09:40 Enabling dynamic changes for the factory of the future at
the example of e.Go Mobile AG
  Dr. Matthias Dannapfel, RWTH Aachen

10:00 Thinking innovation ahead – Joint semantic modelling for integrated
product and production at the research campus ARENA
  Dr. Clemens Ackermann, ARENA 2036

03 // Life-Cycle Engineering

10:30 Tool for assessing the environmental impact of emerging materials
  Malte Schäfer, TU Braunschweig

10:50 Live LCA – Intelligent Sustainability Integration
  Andreas Schiffleitner, iPoint-systems GmbH

11:10 Processing Capabilities for Thermoplastic Composites – minimum Material consumption and Recyclability
  Dr. Norbert Müller, ENGEL AUSTRIA GmbH

11:30 Industry 4.0 Technologies Application In Manufacturing
  Dr. Seonhi Ro, Ford Motor Company

04 // Generative Manufacturing

10:30 Evaluation of technologies for the fabrication of continuous
fiber reinforced thermoplastic parts by means of fused layer
  Daniel Pezold, University of Bayreuth

10:50 Process simulation for screw extrusion additive manufacturing of plastic parts
  Johannes Albers, Volkswagen AG

11:10 Industrial Pellet 3D Printing – Hybrid structures manufactured autonomously
  Nicolai Lammert, Yizumi Germany Gmbh

11:30 Hybridisation of generative structures with local carbon fibre reinforcements
  Dr. Farbod Nezami, CIKONI GmbH

12:15 Keynote: Bioinspired Soft Robotics
  Prof. Dr. Barbara Mazzolai, Instituto Italiano di Tecnologics

05 // Bio-based Innovations

12:40 WoodC.A.R.: The way of Weitzer Parkett from a skilled and traditional woodworker to Tier1 in the automotive industry
  Dr. Thomas Krenke, Innovationszentrum W.E.I.Z.

13:00 Biomimetic soft robotic peristaltic pumping system demonstrating coolant liquid transport
  Dr. Falk Tauber, University of Freiburg

13:20 FRIMO NFPP Hybrid – Trend for automotive interior applications with natural fibre composites
  Karl Christoph Jost, FRIMO GmbH

13:40 Biomimetic suction cups for energy-efficient industrial applications
  Dr. Harald Kuolt, J. Schmalz GmbH

06 // Functional Structures

12:40 Function integration as enabler for car body integration in the research project LehoMit-Hybrid
  Dominik Klaiber, Porsche AG

13:00 Continuous profile production with hybrid materials by Pultrusion
  David Wagner, Fraunhofer Society IWU

13:20 Comparison of the mechanical properties of adhesively bonded and mechanically interlocked steel/fibre-reinforced thermoplastic hybrids
  Philipp Kabala, TU Braunschweig

13:40 Hollow Profile Hybrid – A new plastc/metal hybrid technology enabling automotive large scale production
  Dr. Matthias Theunissen, LANXESS Deutschland GmbH

07 // Reports from the Research Clusters

14:10 Fiber orientation evaluation of intrinsically produced metal-CFRP hybrid structures by data fusion of pulse phase thermography and laser light section
  Lucas Bretz, KIT, Institute of Production Science

14:30 Efficient Manufacture of an Intrinsic Hybrid CFR-TP Contour Joint Load Introduction Element by a Novel Two-Step Hydroforming Process
  Raik Grützner, Fraunhofer Society IWU

14:50 Mesoscale Surface Structures in CFRP-Metal-Hybrid Joints - Aspects of Design and Manufacturing
  Fabian Günther, TU Dortmund, Lehrstuhl für Kunststofftechnologie

15:10 Nondestructive and destructive testing on intrinsic Metal-CFRP hybrids
  Hendrik Jost, Saarland University, Lehrstuhls für Leichtbausysteme

08 // Design and Simulation

14:10 Development of a hybrid crash relevant car body component with load adapted through-thickness properties: Design, manufacturing and testing
  Alan A. Camberg, Paderborn University

14:30 Operationalization of Manufacturing Restrictions for Tailored Forming Components
  Tim Brockmöller, Leibniz University Hannover, Institute of Product Development

14:50 Graph based algorithms to enhance mid-surface design fidelity of finite element models of extrusion profiles
  Johannes Sperber, Volkswagen AG

15:10 From Simulation Driven Engineering to an Agile Performance Design Experience
  Stefan Mertz, Dassault Systèmes

09 // Start-Up Session

15:35 Opening and Keynote: The role of high-tech entrepreneurship
and innovation
  Prof. Dr. rer. Pol. Reza Asghari, TU Braunschweig, Entrepreneurship Hub

15:55 Keynote: Corporate start-up engagement
  Jannis Sutor, Volkswagen Ideation:HUB


Presentations of the start-up companies

  Picum MT, Yuanda Robotics, AMP.joining, Synaos, Bitmotec

16:55 Questions, discussion and award ceremony with live-voting

// Closing

17:20 Closing words and Farewell
  Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Vietor, TU Braunschweig, Institute for Engineering Designtechnology