Day 1 - Program 20.05.2019

Opening Plenary
12:30 - 14:00Lunch break & Exhibition Visit
09:15Special Guest
Dr. Wolfgang Seeliger, Managing Director, Development Agency for Lightweighting Baden-Württemberg
10:00Digital development chain - challenges and opportunities
Bernd-Ulrich Hapke, Accelerated Innovation GmbH
10:25Digitization in lightweighting construction - challenges and opportunities
Prof. Dr. Heinz Voggenreiter, DLR - Institute of Structures and Design
10:50 - 11:15Coffee Break & Exhibition Visit
11:15Expert discussion: "Next Practice. New perspectives of digitization for SMEs: Benefit from its disruptive potential."
Prof. Dr. Heinz Voggenreiter, Head of Institute DLR - Institute of Structures and Design
Bernd-Ulrich Hapke, Founder Accelerated Innovation GmbH
Jakob von Heyl, Drees & Sommer SE
Dominic Lutz, Member of the Management, Gaugler & Lutz oHG
Technology – Session
Lightweighting Concepts
14:00Lightweight potential of a transmission differential by means of innovative production technologies
Robert Meißner, MW-Forming
14:30GVI®-Technology - new hybrid lightweight structure for multifunctional applications in e-mobility
Michael Fischer, König Metall GmbH & Co. KG
15:00Advanced Target Weighing Approach - a lightweight design approach for new product generations
Sven Revfi, KIT - Institute of Product Engineering
Moderator: Dr. Gerhard Kopp, DLR e.V. - Institute of Vehicle Concepts
Technology – Session
Additive Manufacturing
16:00Stochastic topology optimization for robust designs in hybrid lightweight construction
André Wilmes, Rafinex
16:30Efficient development strategy for qualification and processing of new materials in additive manufacturing
Jonas Koch, Rosswag GmbH
17:00Construction and deployment of porous structures with Selectiv Laser Melting (SLM)
Enno Garrelts, University of Stuttgart - Institute for Engineering Design and Industrial Design
Moderator:Simon Hiller, Ferdinand Steinbeis Institute
17:30Get Together & Exhibition Visit