ceramitec conference Programm

Von Rohstoffen über Verfahrenstechnologien bis hin zu industriellen Anwendungen in den Bereichen Automotive, Luftfahrt, Elektronik, Zahn- und Gesundheitstechnologie – die ceramitec conference beleuchtet die aktuellen Trends der Keramikindustrie und eine Vielzahl an Anwendungsmöglichkeiten.

Profitieren Sie von zwei Tagen mit kompaktem Wissenstransfer und nutzen Sie die Möglichkeit für intensives Networking mit renommierten Branchenführern.

1. Tag ceramitec conference:15. September 2021

8:30 - 9:00 Welcome Coffee
9:00 - 10:30 Words of Welcome

Task Force Hydrogen: Hydrogen for and with Ceramics – a Common Initiative of the Federal Association of the German Ceramics Industry (BVKI) and the German Ceramic Society (DKG)
Prof. Dr Alexander Michaelis, Institute Director, Fraunhofer IKTS

Karin Scharrer, Editor-in-Chief, CERAMIC APPLICATIONS, Göller Verlag
10:30 - 11:00 - Pause -

Forum 1: New Horizons for Additive Manufacturing of Ceramics

Karin Scharrer, Editor-in-Chief, CERAMIC APPLICATIONS, Göller Verlag
[#text: ] 11:00 - 12:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Scene Additive – Together to a Productive Level of Ceramic Additive Manufacturing
Dr. Tassilo Moritz, Task Force Additive Manufacturing DKG; Gruppenleiter Fraunhofer IKTS, Germany

New Materials/Additives for Enhanced Performance of AM-Technologies

Plant-based Hydrocolloids and Biopolymers – Bio-based Solutions for Ceramic AM?
Sascha Galic, Senior Produktmanager, J. Rettenmaier & Söhne, Germany

Ceramics and Metal AM by FFF Process and Use-cases
Elisabeth To, Ingénieur technico-commercial, NanoE, France
[#text: ] 12:30 - 13:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
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[#text: ] 13:30 - 15:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
New Technologies for the Manufacture of AM-Parts

3D Printing of Ceramic Structures via Material Jetting
Alexander Kremer, TechCenter Additive Fertigung, Rauschert Heinersdorf-Pressig, Germany

AM by Extrusion of Ceramics
Torsten Seidel, Technischer Geschäftsführer, ECT-KEMA GmbH, Germany

Ceramic Additive Manufacturing for New Space
Richard Gaignon, CEO, 3DCERAM, France

Making Binder Jetting Really Work for Technical Ceramics
Boris Agea-Blanco, Development Engineer, CerAMing, Germany
[#text: ] 15:30 - 16:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
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[#text: ] 16:00 - 17:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Ceramic Components Made by AM – the Economic Alternative?

CerAMfacturing of Ceramic-based Multi Material Components
Dr. Uwe Scheithauer, Researcher, Fraunhofer IKTS, Germany

New Approaches of AM of Dense and Porous Ceramics for Advanced Refractory Applications
Dr. Patrick Gehre, Scientist, Institute of Ceramics, Refractories and Composite Materials, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

3D Screen Printing of Solar Absorbers Made of SiSiC, Sintered in an Efficient High-performance Furnace
René Kirchner, Head of Sales, FCT Systeme GmbH, Germany; Daniel Bienenstein, Project Manager, Extensis Technology Group AG, Switzerland

Breakeven Point for Ceramic AM is Now a Lot More Attractive
Dror Danai, Chief Business Officer, XJET, Israel

Closing Words
[#text: ] 18:00 - 22:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Networking Night

Forum 2: High-Temperature Technologies

HT-Technology/Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
Prof. Dr. Friedrich Raether, Leiter, Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
[#text: ] 11:00 - 12:30 HT-Technology/Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
Thermoprocessing Equipment

Application of Electric Current Assisted Sintering Techniques for Advanced Processing of Energy Materials
Dr. Martin Bram, Habilitated PrivateLecturer, Institute of Energy and Climate Research, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

Clean and green – opportunities and challenges for industrial kiln construction in a post-Covid era
Andreas Hajduk, Sales Manager, Riedhammer GmbH, Germany

Debinding and Sintering under Advanced Atmospheres
Heinz-Jürgen Blüm, Managing Director, MUT Advanced Heating GmbH, Germany

Using Hydrogen in Ceramic Industry Kilns – H2 Hybrid Kilns Gaining Ground?
Hartmut Weber, Vice President Sales, CREMER Thermoprozessanlagen GmbH, Germany

Concept and Benefits of Digital Furnace Twins
Dr. Gerhard Seifert, Senior Researcher, Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL, Germany
[#text: ] 12:30 - 13:30 HT-Technology/Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
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[#text: ] 13:30 - 15:30 HT-Technology/Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
High Temperature Materials

Oxide/Oxide Ceramic Matrix Composites - Replacement Possibility for Metallic Alloys at High Temperatures
Walter Pritzkow,Managing Director, Keramikblech, Germany

New Refractory Materials and Concepts for the Reduction of CO2 Emissions of High-Temperature Processes
Dr. Rainer Gaebel, Managing Director, Refratechnik Holding GmbH, Germany

Reaction Bonding of Mullite-based Ceramics
Rabea Naemi Cegla, Researcher,Steuler KCH/DE, Germany

Ceramic Coatings for High-temperature Applications
Jonathan Maier, Scientist, Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL, Germany
[#text: ] 15:30 - 16:00 HT-Technology/Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
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[#text: ] 16:00 - 17:30 HT-Technology/Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
Process Development

The Challenge of Drying Technical Ceramics
Markus Lindner, Konstruktionsleiter, Lippert GmbH & Co KG, Germany

Upscaling Processes for Advanced Ceramics from Laboratory into Industrial Production
Axel Weiand, Vice President, Onejoon GmbH, Germany

EnerViT - Energy-efficient Kiln Plants Between Present and Future
Thomas Alten, Managing Director, Keramischer OFENBAU GmbH, Germany

Debinding and Sintering Optimization via Apps
Dr. Holger Friedrich, Senior Scientist, Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL, Germany

Energy Efficiency in Practice
Frank Veitengruber, Project Manager, Forschungsgesellschaft für Energiewirtschaft mbH, Germany
[#text: ] 18:00 - 22:00 HT-Technology/Fraunhofer-Zentrum für Hochtemperatur-Leichtbau HTL
Networking Night


Dr. Andraž Kocjan, Jožef Stefan Institute, Slowenia
[#text: ] 11:00 - 12:30 Lithoz
Market insights and innovation strategies

Market potential for technical ceramics additive manufacturing part production
Mr. Davide Sher, 3D pbm

Patents in AM and why they matter.
Judy Ceulemans, European Patent Office, tbc

Don’t sit and wait but innovate
Prof. Roland Ortt, TU Delft
[#text: ] 12:30 - 13:30 Lithoz
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[#text: ] 13:30 - 15:30 Lithoz
Industrial Applications and Production

Additive Manufacturing of Novel Piezocomposite Structures
Barry Robinson, Ceramics Manufacturing Manager
MSI Transducers Corporation, USA

The disruptive impact AM technical Ceramics - Product development lifecycle of next generation medical devices.
Mr. John O'Rourke, Boston Scientific Ireland Clonme

Powder bed 3D printing for the production of reaction-bonded silicon carbide
Dr. Minas-Payamyar, Schunk Ingenieurstechnik

3D Printing of Ceramics: Binder Jetting vs. Material Extrusion
Dr. Wolfgang Kollenberg, WZR
[#text: ] 15:30 - 16:00 Lithoz
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[#text: ] 16:00 - 17:30 Lithoz
Industrial Applications and Production

Additive Manufacturing at JPL: Research and Applications ufacturing and Testing of a 500,000 rpm Rotor for Micro Turbine Applications
Technion Israel Institue of Technology, Mr. Lukas Badum

Lithoz CeraFab 8500 at Sandia National Laboratories – a year in review
Dale Cillessen, Sandia National Laboratories

Additive Manufacturing at JPL: Research and Applications
NASA, Samad Firdosi
[#text: ] 18:00 - 22:00 Lithoz
Networking Night

2. Tag ceramitec conference: 16 September 2021

Forum 1: Progress of Industry 4.0 Concepts in the Ceramic Industry

Karin Scharrer, Editor-in-Chief, CERAMIC APPLICATIONS, Göller Verlag
[#text: ] 09:00 - 09:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Datamanagement in Production of Ceramic Membranes
Christian Göbbert. Chief Research & Science Officer, Nanostone Water, Halberstadt, D
[#text: ] 09:30 - 10:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Transformation from Manufactory to Smart Production
Wolfgang Heining,Project Manager, Lippert GmbH & Co. KG, Pressath, D

Data-centric Smart Factory
Matteo Tellarini, Data Scientist, SACMI Innovation Lab, Imola, IT
[#text: ] 10:00 - 10:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Redefining Interactions with Machinery and Equipment! Un-lock AR Empowered Processes in the Ceramics Industry
Daniel Mirbach, Leiter Marketing, oculavis GmbH, Aachen, D
[#text: ] 10:30 - 11:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
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[#text: ] 11:00 - 12:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
The Next Challenge in Digital Production with Powder Metal Presses
Herbert Gröbl, Leiter der Informationstechnologie, Dorst Technologies GmbH & Co. KG; Murnau, D

Panel Discussion (all speakers of this session)
[#text: ] 12:00 - 13:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
- Mittagspause -
[#text: ] 13:30 - 14:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Ceramic Components for Enhanced System Solutions

Umwelt-und Processtechnik/Elektronik

Silicon Nitride Speciality Materials for Product and Process Innovation in Semi-conductor and Analysis Technology

Dr. Ulrich Degenhardt, Leiter Forschung und Entwicklung, FCT Ingenieurkeramik GmbH, Rödental,Germany
[#text: ] 14:00 - 14:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
Ceramic Filters for Advanced Process Technologies
Martin Simon, Head of design and project manager, ECT-KEMA GmbH, Germany

Tailoring Natural Fertilizer
Raphael Kunz, Vertriebsingenieur keramische Filter, KERAFOL Keramische Folien GmbH & Co. KG, Eschenbach, D
[#text: ] 14:30 - 15:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
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[#text: ] 15:00 - 16:00 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM
NEXTREMA® Glass-Ceramic Solutions: Game-Changer for Industrial Applications
Stephanie Schwarz, Leiterin Vertrieb und Marketing Schott ROBAX® & NEXTREMA®, SCHOTT AG, Mainz, D

Silicon Carbide Material: Solutions for Laser Processes, Semiconductor, Opto-mechanics OEMS and Chemical Industries
Marc Ferrato, Manager R+D, Mersen Boostec, France
[#text: ] 14:00 - 14:30 CERAMIC APPLICATIONS / AM

Consequences of Stretching Ceramic Mechanical Properties to their Limits for Technologically Challenging Applications
Senad Hasanovic, VicePresident Innovation & Development, Ceramaret SA, Bôle, CH

Advanced Ceramics for Healthcare – Materials, Properties, Applications
Ulrich Werr, Area Sales Manager, Rauschert Heinersdorf-Pressig GmbH, Pressig, Germany

Highly Leak-tight Ceramic-metal Assembly for a Novel, Three-dimensional Imaging X-ray Process
Dr Kai Sauerzapfe, Head of Business Unit Battery Systems, Alumina Systems/DE


Expert Group CIM
Dr. Moritz von Witzleben, Geschäftsführer, INMATEC Technologies GmbH, Rheinbach, D
[#text: ] 09:00 - 10:30 Expert Group CIM
Technology with Excellent Growth Potential:

Panel Discussion with the following participants:

Dr. Karin Hajek, Sales Director, INMATEC Technologies GmbH, Rheinbach,
Hartmut Walcher, Manager PIM Laboratory, Arburg GmbH + Co KG, Loßburg/DE
Harrie Sneijers, Sales Director, Formatec Technical Ceramics, Goirle/NL
Jens Graf, Leiter Marketing & Vertrieb, Kläger Spritzguss GmbH & Co. KG, Karlsruhe/DE
Phillip Ninz, Scientist, Institut für Fertigungstechnologie keramischer Bauteile, Universität Stuttgart/DE
Uwe Schnitzler, R+D Engineer,ERBE Elektromedizin GmbH, Stuttgart/DE
[#text: ] 10:30 - 11:30 Expert Group CIM
Additive Manufacturing of Metals
Organizer: Institut für Anwendungstechnik, Pulvermetallurgie und Keramik an der RWTH Aachen

Moderator & Keynote
Accelerating the LPBF Process by the Combination of AM and HIP
Dr. Anke Kaletsch, Abteilungsleiterin Pulvertechnologie, Institut für Anwendungstechnik, Pulvermetallurgie und Keramik an der RWTH Aachen, Aachen, D

Efficient Production and Qualification of New Materials for the LPBF Process
Daniel Beckers, Leiter Metallpulverproduktion / F&E, Rosswag engineering, Pfinztal, DE
[#text: ] 11:30 - 13:00 Expert Group CIM
- Mittagspause -
[#text: ] 13:00 - 14:00 Expert Group CIM
Lithography-based Metal Manufacturing (LMM)
Dr. Gerald Mitteramskogler, Chief Executive Officer, Incus GmbH, Wien, A

Metal Binder Jetting a Supplement to Beam Melting
Claus Aumund-Kopp, Senior Scientist, Fraunhofer IFAM-Bremen/DE

Marc Knauff, Managing Director, Cremer HIP Innovations/DE
[#text: ] 14:00 - 14:30 Expert Group CIM
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[#text: ] 14:30 - 16:30 Expert Group CIM
Hard Metals - Innovation Trends

100 years of hard metal and still not at the end
Dr. Jürgen Schmidt, Extramet AG, Plaffeien/CH
Dr. Margarethe Traxler, R&D Group Leader Material Development, Boehlerit GmbH & Co. KG, Kapfenberg/AT

Current Trends in the Development of Hard Metals
Dr Johannes Pötschke, Group Leader Hardmetals and Cermet, Fraunhofer IKTS

Additive Manufacturing of WC-Co Hard Metals Using Laser Powder Bed Fusion
Sofia Fries, Senior Scientist, Gruppenleiterin Hartmetall und Cermets, IWM an der RWTH Aachen, Aachen, D

The potential of innovative furnace technology for the development of hardmetal products for specific applications
Dr. Jaqueline Gruber, Executive Assistant, Cremer Thermoprozessanlagen GmbH, Düren, Germany
[#text: ] 16:30 - 17:00 Expert Group CIM


Dr. Andraž Kocjan, Jožef Stefan Institute, Slowenia
[#text: ] 09:00 - 10:00 Lithoz
Dental applications and implants

Applications and ongoing research of ceramic additive manufacturing in medicine
Dr. Francesco Moscato, Medical University of Vienna

Ceramic dental implants - 3D-printed applications
Dr. Jens Tartsch, European Society for Ceramic Implantology

3D-printed zirconia for dental restorations: perspectives and requirements
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Sebastian Schwindling, Universität Heidelberg

Bone regeneration with 3D printed biodegradable ceramic scaffold
Prof. Dr. Annelie-Martina Weinberg, Medical University of Graz
[#text: ] 10:00 - 10:30 Lithoz
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[#text: ] 10:30 - 12:00 Lithoz
Multi material 3D printing

New possibilities through multi-material printing in ceramics
Mr. Sebastian Geier, Lithoz GmbH

Exploring new concepts to design damage tolerant ceramics using additive manufacturing
Prof. Raul Bermejo, Montanuniversität Leoben

"Additive manufacturing of alumina ceramics for the selective laser induced metallization"
Mr. Philip Ninz, IFBK, Universität Stuttgart
[#text: ] 12:00 - 13:30 Lithoz
- Mittagspause -
[#text: ] 13:30 - 15:30 Lithoz
New Applications
Characterisation of the components as a function of the orientation in the installation space.
Dr. Uwe Scheithauer, Fraunhofer IKTS

Additive Manufacturing of Ceramic Porous Structures for Application to Combustion Systems
Dr. Sadaf Sobhani, Cornell University, NY

Additive Manufacturing – activities and success stories from the ceramic industry
Astrid Lang, Projektmanagerin Technologie Werkstoffe, Bayern Innovativ GmbH, Nürnberg

Uncovering the "hows" and the "whys" of colloidal stability in ceramic resins for stereolithohgraphy
Wadih Yared, M. Sc., Institute for Manufacturing Technologies of Ceramic Components and Composites - IMTCCC, University of Stuttgart