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2E mechatronic GmbH & Co. KG

Mr. Dr. Andreas Pojtinger

Maria-Merian-Strasse 29

73230 Kichheim unter Teck, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 7021 9301-0

Production of mechatronic components and systems for the automotive, industrial/automation and medical technology sectors. These include plastic hybrids, 3-D MID products and inclination sensors.

Alumina Systems GmbH

Mr. Norbert Müller

Bahnhofstrasse 43

96257 Redwitz, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 957465432 250

Alumina Systems manufactures customer-specific ceramic-metal composite components from the high-performance material aluminum oxide. In the area of semiconductor packages up to 6 inches chip diameter, we supply around 60 % of the world market and produce more than 200,000 components per year in the series soldering process. However, core technologies such as dry pressing, metallizing, passive and active soldering in a continuous furnace and electroplating are also used to manufacture products for our other business areas such as vacuum, laser, X-ray and measurement technology.

ATN Automatisierungstechnik Niemeier GmbH

Mr. Dr.-Ing. Joerg Niemeier

Segelfliegerdamm 94-98

12487 Berlin, GER


Phone: +49 (0)30 5659 095-0

Automatisierungstechnik Niemeier GmbH develops, produces and distributes components, systems, machines and software for electronics manufacturing. This includes soldering technology and soldering robots as well as complete dispensing technology and machines for SMT production. Further product areas are soldering systems for the production of solar modules as well as heating with induction and thermode systems.

Beta Layout GmbH

Mr. Manuel Martin

Im Aartal 14

65326 Aarbergen, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 6120 90 70 10

Printed circuit boards and 3D printing

Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH

Mr. Dr.-Ing. Stephan Roth

Konrad-Zuse-Strasse 2-6

91052 Erlangen, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 9131 977900

As an innovative and independent research company, the blz helps users to make the laser tool usable for their production processes. Long-standing customers rely on our cross-technology competences in the field of applied laser technology to realise their goals: laser material processing and process analysis, additive manufacturing, laser system technology, optical simulation, laser protection and knowledge transfer.


Mr. Otmar Bade

Am Unisys Park 1

65843 Sulzbach, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 69 45009 1744

Celanese Corporation is a global chemical leader in the manufacture of differentiated chemical solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries. We make products that make life a little better by helping our customers bring their inspiring ideas and innovations to life. With our broad product portfolio from the core segment Material Solutions, we improve the further development of products in the automotive industry, for example, or enable life-enhancing products in the fields of medicine or household appliances. From Dallas to Frankfurt to Shanghai, Celanese has a global network of administrative offices, commercial facilities, technology centres and over 40 production sites or joint ventures.

Duresco GmbH

Mr. Thomas Moser

Benkenstrasse 250

4108 Witterswil, Switzerland


Phone: +41 (0) 61 72 66 214

Development, production and sale of epoxy moulding compounds

ECPE European Center for Power Electronics e.V.

Mr. Dipl. Phys. Thomas Harder

Landgrabenstrasse 94

90443 Nürnberg, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 911 810288-11

ECPE e.V. is an industry-led European research network in the field of power electronics (founded in 2003). Today, the network comprises more than 200 organizations consisting of companies and universities/ research institutes throughout Europe. The main topics of the network are pre-competitive collaborative research, education and training of engineers and public relations for power electronics.

Ensinger GmbH

Mr. Stefan Bur

Rudolf Diesel Str. 8

71154 Nufringen, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 151 148 339 32

The Ensinger Group is engaged in the development, production and distribution of compounds, semi-finished products, composites, finished parts and profiles made of engineering plastics. The further development of tried-and-tested manufacturing processes, new applications and international expansion have earned the family-owned company a place in the top tier of its industry.

Lehrstuhl für Fertigungsautomatisierung und Produktionssystematik der Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Mr. Philipp Braeuer

Egerlandstr. 7-9

91088 Erlangen, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 911 5302 9101

The Institute for Factory Automation and Production Systems at the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg is a recognized institute for teaching and research in the area of automation and mechatronic systems, with a interdisciplinary development of holistic optimization to serve the welfare of the people.

Fachverband Elektronik-Design (FED) e.V.

Mr. Thomas Bujotzek

Frankfurter Allee 73c

10247 Berlin, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 30 340 6030-55

The FED represents the interests of 700 members, including PCB designers and manufacturers, EMS companies, EDA companies, process and technology service providers as well as suppliers of manufacturing equipment, software and consumables. The FED provides its members in Germany, Switzerland and Austria with orientation and support in technical business processes and decisions. The focus of the association’s work is the preparation and transfer of specialist knowledge and the in-service qualification of electronics designers and electronics specialists.

Fraunhofer Institute for Mechatronic Systems Design IEM

Mr. Thomas Mager

Zukunftsmeile 1

33102 Paderborn, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 5251 5465 -119

In the Integrated Mechatronic Systems group, we develop strategies, methods, tools and prototypes that are enablers for the Internet of Things. The focus is on spatially integrated products that are characterised by increased intelligence and increasing networking. The development of technology potentials, e.g. for additive manufacturing, forms the starting point – from empowerment to conception to joint prototype development. A significant focus could be placed on linking generative and selective metallising manufacturing technologies.

Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU

Mr. Moritz Frauendorf

Noethnitzer Strasse 44

01187 Dresden, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 351 4772-2230

The Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU is the driving force behind innovations in the field of production technology research and development. The focus of science and contract research is on components, methods and processes as well as the associated complex machine systems for the automotive, aerospace and mechanical engineering industries. Within the Adaptronics Department, the institute is concerned with the development of functionally compressed adaptronic systems and the further development of innovative production processes for the economic manufacture of these.

Fritsch GmbH

Mr. Peter Ibler

Kastnerstrasse 8

92224 Amberg, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 9621 78800-21

Highly functional SMD machines are of utmost importance in order to be able to produce reliably working components and assemblies. For almost 40 years, Fritsch has successfully stood for comprehensive and flexible solutions in SMT technology – from stencil printers to SMD placement machines.


Ms. Bettina Dempewolf

Frankfurter Strasse 15-17

97082 Würzburg, GER


Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

Mr. Stijn Gillissen

Henkelstrasse 67

40589 Düsseldorf, GER


Henkel has a balanced and diversified portfolio worldwide. With strong brands, innovations and technologies, the company holds leading market positions with its three business sectors – in both the industrial and consumer businesses. Henkel Adhesive Technologies, for example, is the global market leader in adhesives. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care business sectors, the company is a leader in many markets and categories.

Henkel was founded in 1876 and looks back on a 140-year success story. In fiscal 2021, Henkel generated sales of more than 20 billion euros. The company employs around 53,000 people worldwide who form a dedicated and diverse team – united by a strong corporate culture, a common corporate purpose and shared values. Henkel’s leading role in sustainability is confirmed by many international indices and rankings. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed on the DAX. Further information can be found here.

Aalen University, Centre for Optical Technologies

Mr. Prof. Dr. Andreas Heinrich

Anton Huber Strasse 21

73430 Aalen, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 7361 576-3114

Additive manufacturing of optical components and systems

Hof University of Applied Sciences Institute for Materials Science

Ms. M. Sc. Annette Wimmer

Alfons-Goppel-Platz 1

95028 Hof, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 9281 409 5152

Research in the field of materials

Hugo Kern und Liebers GmbH & Co. KG

Mr. Dr. Benjamin Hertweck

Dr.-Kurt-Steim-Strasse 35

78713 Schramberg, GER


Plastic composite and metal processing

IBL-Löttechnik GmbH

Mr. Olaf Cieply

Messerschmittring 61-63

86343 Königsbrunn, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 8231 958890

Development and construction of vapour phase soldering systems

Institute for Manufacturing Technology of Ceramic Components, University of Stuttgart

Mr. apl. Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Frank Kern

Allmandring 7b

70569 Stuttgart, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 711 685 68233

The IFKB is concerned with the manufacture of ceramic components and composites, and its competencies include both the fundamentals of materials and the technical manufacturing aspects along the process chain from ceramic powder to the finished component.


Mr. Dr.-Ing. Christoph Jürgenhake

Windmuellerstr. 41

59557 Lippstadt, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 2941 2807-0

Cable assembly and metal processing

Keeling & Walker Ltd.

Mr. Dr. Dieter Guhl

Whieldon Road

ST4 4JA Stoke on Trent, United Kingdom


Phone: +44 1782 744 136

LDS Additives, Functional Pigments

Institute of Polymer Technology (LKT) of the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg

Mr. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dietmar Drummer

Am Weichselgarten 9

91058 Erlangen, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 9131 85-29700

The main research areas of the Chair of Polymer Technology at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg include additive manufacturing, new materials and material properties, processing as well as joining technology and tribology. The testing laboratories, which are equipped with the latest equipment, also allow in-depth analytical investigations in the areas of microscopy, thermal and mechanical analysis. Furthermore, the Chair of Polymer Technology also deals with cross-sectional topics such as material selection, filler preparation, failure analysis and simulation of processing procedures and component properties. The aim of the chair is to work out the interrelationships between materials, processing and design and their influence on component properties. Simulation and digital process chains are important tools for this.

LPKF Laser & Electronics AG

Mr. Dirk Rettschlag

Osteriede 7

30827 Garbsen, GER


MEP Europe BV

Mr. Francis Van Vehmendahl

Urmonderbaan 20A

6167 RD Geleen, The Netherlands


Phone: +31 (0) 46 7022050

Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics (MEP) is a leading supplier of engineering plastics and focuses on developing new materials to meet the changing needs of end users whilst at the same time supporting customers’ product development activities. In all aspects of its operations, the Company is guided by the belief that building close partnerships with customers is the way to conduct business successfully. Continuing to be a global leader in high performance Laser Direct Structuring (LDS) materials, we meet the rapidly-changing design and functional requirements of the infotainment market for applications such as smart phones, smart watches, tablets, and ultra-thin notebooks, as well as the stringent demands of the automotive and medical markets.


Koenigbacher Str. 15

94496 Ortenburg, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 8542 / 168 – 0

More precision – worldwide

Micro-Epsilon stands for innovation and continuity, as well as for sustainable growth and striving for more precision. The high-precision sensor solutions are used in particular in industrial automation, mechanical engineering, aerospace applications, the electronics and automotive industries as well as in battery and semiconductor production. The sensors are often adapted to the customers’ applications and all come from a single source. They are developed, produced and distributed by Micro-Epsilon. Sensor technology from Micro-Epsilon solves measurement tasks for variables such as displacement, distance, position, inclination, acceleration, colour and temperature or implements the robot-supported 3D inspection of matt and glossy surfaces using high-tech inspection systems.

MID Solutions GmbH

Mr. Wolfgang Pilster

Bahnhofstrasse 3b

37539 Bad Grund, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 5327 859077

As a leading metallisation company in this technology, we supply flexible and three-dimensional PCB moulds as an individual combination of electrical and mechanical design.

Our core competences:

  • chem. Copper plating, nickel, gold and silver
  • Galvanisation : Refinement (gold surface, etc.) of MID parts
  • Plating on plastic: full-surface and selective


Mr. Wolfgang Mildner

Feuerweg 13c

90547 Stein, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 160 96300657

Printed Electronics Systems and Applications, analysis and definition of products and value chains

Neotech AMT GmbH

Mr. Dr. Martin Hedges

Fuerther Str. 244a

90429 Nuremberg, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 911 274 5502

Neotech AMT GmbH develops and manufactures systems for 3D printed electronics (3D PE). In this process, different application-specific manufacturing technologies are integrated in multi-axis systems together with the corresponding CAD/CAM software in order to combine the advantages of printed electronics with conventional electronic components and increasingly additively manufactured structures or substrates.

PIEP – Innovation in Polymer Engineering

Mr. Dr. João Moura

Universidade do Minho, Campus de Azurém, Edifício 15

4800-058 Guimarães, PRT


Phone: +35 (0) 1915458116

In general, PIEP operates in the provision of testing services and failure diagnosis, development of new materials and products, processing technologies and production tools, based on the promotion of sustainable development principles (Circular Economy and Environment).


Mr. Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Thomas Kaupp

Daimlerstrasse 5

75233 Tiefenbronn, GER


Precision and micro injection moulding

Possehl Electronics Deutschland GmbH

Mr. Dietmar Kurzeja

Enztalstrasse 6

75223 Niefern, GER


Development and production of highly complex electromechanical precision components for the microelectronics and automotive industries

Powerlyze GmbH

Mr. Martin Muckelbauer

Kleingruendlacher Strasse 29

90427 Nuremberg, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 911 13024512

Powerlyze GmbH offers its customers both standard-compliant reliability tests from all areas of environmental simulation and test methods developed individually to meet specific needs. Need-based qualification routines are of particular importance for MIDs with significant CTE mismatch in the multi-material structure. Especially with regard to highly accelerated processes, test techniques are offered that are not only sustainably resource-efficient, but also enable a considerable reduction in development and qualification times. Material characterisation and analysis are also in the service portfolio. In the field of power electronics, Powerlyze GmbH specialises in integrated testing of inverters from the renewable energy & e-mobility sectors with a combination of load routines and meaningful characterisation intervals.

RF-Plast GmbH

Weinstrasse 8

91710 Gunzenhausen, GER

Wilhelm Rutenbeck GmbH & Co. KG

Mr. Frank Buenger

Klagebach 33

58579 Schalksmuehle, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 2355 82-158

The company was founded in 1873 in Schalksmuehle, Sauerland, and has been developing communication technology products and systems for more than 60 years. Rutenbeck manufactures at two locations in Germany and guarantees consistently excellent product quality and availability through seamless production monitoring. The development department, which is also located directly at the headquarters in Schalksmuehle, ensures a prompt implementation of new products from the idea to market maturity. Over the past 20 years, the company has developed into a specialist in the field of data network technology. The product range includes both passive and active components. With Rutenbeck’s products, a future-proof network infrastructure can be comfortably realised. Since its foundation in the 19th century, the company has been continuously family-owned.

S2P – Smart Plastic Products Zentrale

Mr. Dr. Maël Moguedet

5 rue Pierre et Marie Curie

01100 BELLIGNAT,  France


Phone: +33 (0) 4 81 92 06 30

S2P (Smart Plastic Products) is the French company expert in 3D-MIDs. With a team of experts in plastic, electronics and chemistry, S2P supplies full services for designing, prototyping, development, and serial production with quality controls of 3D-MIDs. As a LDS Authorized Manufacturer, S2P has the full manufacturing process, with LPKF lasers, plating line, and automatic pick and place assembly.

Salcon International

Mr. Markus Thamm

Im Hoellengrund 6

69118 Heidelberg, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 6221 7282744

Increasing complexity and demands of organisation, marketing and sales overwhelm many entrepreneurs. Positive development can be made possible through the right system and knowledge. The right system and sensible, established processes can solve 90% of the problems in your organisation. The right implementation can be very simple. Salcon helps you to do this. The aim is to create the basis for sustainable growth in turnover through the acquisition of prospects and orders and to maintain customer satisfaction through service. Once these tasks have been fulfilled, the entrepreneur can work on the company and not in it, thus ensuring future growth.

SEHO Systems GmbH

Mr. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Reinhardt

Frankenstrasse 7-11

97892 Kreuzwertheim, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 9342 889-204

Complete solutions for soldering processes and automatic production lines


Mr. Atsushi Kawasaki


501 Nihonbashi Life Scinence Bldg

103-0023 Tokyo, Japan


Phone: +81 – 3 – 6661 – 9380

Consultant, Design, Manufacturing, 3D SMT and Sales for 3D MID

Siemens AG

Mr. Erik Weisbrod

Frauenauracher Strasse 80

91054 Erlangen, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 173 6250578

Sunway Communication AB

Mr. Nouhad Bachnak

Bischmattstrasse 7

2544 Bettlach, Switzerland


Phone: +41 (0) 791069393

Sunway Communication is a world leading provider of RF connectivity related and other performance-critical components and modules. The company involves in all stages of the product value chain: research, development, sales and manufacturing. The main products of Sunway are Antennas, 3D-MID, Wireless Charging modules and Soft Magnetic Materials, RF front-end components, EMC/EMI solutions, Cables and Connectors, Audio/RF modules and more.

TE Connectivity GmbH

Mr. Gabriele Iuliani

Ampere Strasse 12-14

64625 Bensheim, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 691 850 179

World-leading connectivity and sensor solutions – EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS


Mr. Markus Barth

Paul-Ecke-Strasse 6

39114 Magdeburg, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 391 838 177 91

Laser Processing, 3D-MID, Testing & Inspection


Ms. Dr. Kathrin Rudolph

Zum Lonnenhohl 46

44319 Dortmund, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 231 927360-26

Scanning electron microscopes, Focused Ion Beam Systems, X-ray Microscopes

wbk Institute for Production Engineering

Mr. Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Volker Schulze

Kaiserstraße 12

76131 Karlsruhe, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 721 608-42440

The wbk Institute of Production Engineering is dedicated to application-oriented research, teaching and innovation in the field of production engineering at KIT.

Zollner Elektronik AG

Mr. Markus Biener

Manfred-Zollner-Strasse 1

93499 Zandt, GER


Phone: +49 (0) 9944 201-189

The family-owned company in Zandt is the market leader in Europe in the field of Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS). As a mechatronics service provider, Zollner offers cross-industry system solutions along the entire product life cycle – from development to after-sales service – quickly, flexibly and with the highest level of personal support.

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