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We offer a large network with participants from industry and science.


Innovative and Smart Production

Factories of the Future

Life-Cycle Engineering

Ai-based Optimisation

Design and Simulation

Functional and Innovative Components

Sustainable Materials
and Surfaces

Start-Up Session

The Committee

Conference Chairs

Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Klaus Dröder

IWF – TU Braunschweig

Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Thomas Vietor

IK – TU Braunschweig

Dr.-Ing. Andreas Gebauer-Teichmann

Volkswagen AG – group components

Dr. Joachim Kroos

Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH

Session Chairs –
Future Automotive Production Conference

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Anke Müller

University of Applied Sciences Hof

Dr.-Ing. Thomas Wolff

Kunststoff-Zentrum Leipzig GmbH

Dr.-Ing. Marko Gernuks

Volkswagen AG

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Fleischer


Prof. Dr. Reza Asghari

Entrepreneurship Hub – TU Braunschweig

Dr.-Ing. Stefan Schmitt

Open Hybrid LabFactory e.V.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Speck

Cluster of Excellence livMatS – University of Freiburg

Dr.-Ing. Lutz-Eike Elend

Mubea Group

Dr. Achim Ilzhöfer

Covestro Deutschland AG

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Thiede

Chair of Manufacturing Systems – University of Twente

Prof. Dr. Michael Thomas

Fraunhofer IST

Session Chairs –

Dr.-Ing. Astrid Wollenberg

Volkswagen AG

Dr. Andreas Baar

innos GmbH

Dr. Lothar Schäfer

Beratung Beschichtungstechnologien

Prof. Christoph Wagener

Kirchoff Automotive

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Wierach

DLR, TU Clausthal

Dr. Thorsten Reier

Salzgitter Mannesmann Forschung GmbH

Frank Preller

Bertrand AG

Hon. Prof. Dr. Stefan Sostmann

Contitech Deutschland Gmbh

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Dilger

IFS – TU Braunschweig


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