Conference Topics

Challenges for manufacturing
The conference shall be the event to present improvements of existing technology as well as new processes, new equipment and applications. A fruitful dialog between fundamental research and industrial applications and needs shall be stimulated. The program will cover all major areas in metal lightweight construction and also the challenges on manufacturing like
  • Forming, cutting and joining of high strength and multi-materials
  • Products with graded properties
  • Handling of lightweight components
  • Integration of functions
  • Sustainability and energy efficiency
  • Assembly and joining
  • Design for manufacturing
  • Machines and production systems

Scope
  • Cutting
  • Forming
  • Assembly and joining
  • Design for manufacturing
  • Machines and production systems