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Additive Manufacturing, Microtech and Photonics-Innovation through Interdisciplinarity

By 16 mai 2022juin 1st, 2022Events, News

Please be welcome to register for this workshop organized by 3 NTN Innovation Boosters, supported by InnoSuisse.

New fields of innovation arise when novel approaches from cross-technologies can be integrated. We bring together the technologies Additive Manufacturing (AM), Microtech and Photonics to identify new opportunities for radical innovation. Find novel approaches to your challenges by thinking outside the box!

With this workshop, NTN Innovation Boosters IBAM, Microtech and Photonics enable specialists from industry and research to discuss together ideas/needs and form innovation teams, which can be funded with up to 25k CHF.

Date:              Thursday, 20. October 2022, 13:00 – 19:00

Place:             Switzerland Innovation Park Biel / Bienne, rue d’Aarberg 46, 2503 Biel/Bienne

The SIP is a two-minute walk from the train station. Car drivers can use the Coop parking lot on the Salzhausstrasse 31, Biel.


13:00              Arrival

13:30              Welcome & Introduction into the Workshop

13:45              Input Talks

        • Reduce Production Wastes by Prof. Jacques Jacot
        • Agile Product Solutions by Dr. Martin Forrer
        • Additive manufacturing – key for innovations by Dr. Adriaan Spierings

14:30              Introduction to the Workshops

        • The Methodology of the Problem Tree Analysis by Joëlle Tosetti

14:45              Workshop Part 1 – split into 3 tracks, according to the topics of the input talks

15:30              Coffee break

16:00              Workshop Part 2

16:50              Wrap-up: Teams present their findings (more than one per session)

17:15              Call for projects – get up to 25kCHF and conclusion

17:30             Networking Apéro

This workshop is open to experts from industry and academia and will be held in English. Participation is free of charge.

Please apply for registration hereunder until 14.10.2022


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Conditions of entry

This event is limited to 70 people. Registrations will be processed in the order in which they are received.