Hahn-Schickard and the Research Association 3-D MID combined this year’s events ” MID Summit” and “MID Workshop” as a joint industry get-together on 21st and 22nd of September 2022 in Böblingen (Stuttgart region).
The nearly 100 participants experienced two intensive days around the topic of MID with 12 expert presentations from industry and research on MID applications, new materials and technologies as well as additive manufacturing processes. In addition, participants were able to learn about current research projects in poster sessions and visit a trade exhibition with 15 exhibitors, including 2E mechatronic GmbH & Co. KG, 3-D MID e.V., CENTER FOR PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY (FTMC), Ensinger GmbH, Fraunhofer IEM, Hahn-Schickard, Henkel, IFKB – University of Stuttgart, IMS Connector Systems Group, knoware, Micro-Epsilon, Neotech AMT GmbH, Powerlyze, SENIN TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION and Sunway Communication. On Thursday, 22nd of September, the visitors had the opportunity to work in small groups in the workshops on the topics of New Research Aspects, Hybrid Electronics, Sustainability and Market Analysis.
At the General Meeting of the 3-D MID, which took place during the MID Summit & MID Workshop, the Board and the Research Advisory Board were newly elected. We are pleased that Prof. Dr. Jörg Franke (FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg, Chair FAPS) and Dr. Andreas Pojtinger (2E mechatronic GmbH & Co. KG) remain in office. Special thanks go to the retiring board member Dr. Christian Goth (Vitesco Technologies Germany GmbH) for his many years of intensive voluntary support of the association. Dr. Andreas Reinhardt (SEHO Systems GmbH) was elected to the board as Dr. Christian Goth’s successor. We are pleased to welcome the new board member Dr. Andreas Reinhardt.