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mAm 2014 FINAL Speaker Program

Sunday 19 January 2014
18:00 Registration open
Welcome drink at the hotel (dinner afterwards on your own)
Monday 20 January 2014

Welcome Session

Edward Byrne, Micronarc

Prof. Dr. Volker Saile, Chief Science Officer, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany), President, Mancef

Yvan Dénéréaz, Office for Economic Affairs, Canton of Vaud

Patrick Barbey, Director, Innovaud


Invited Keynote on Micro-manufacturing

Andrea Onetti, General Manager of Analog and Audio Systems Division, STMicroelectronics
Smart Microsystems for Internet Of Things

10:00-10:30 Coffee & Exhibition Visit

Micro-manufacturing Applications I – Watchmaking

Keynote: Prof. Dr. Simon Henein, Micromechanical and Horological Design Laboratory (INSTANT-LAB), EPFL (Switzerland)
Instant-Lab: EPFL's new micromechanical and horological design laboratory

Denis Jeannerat, Director of Technology, Willemin-Macodel (Switzerland)
A huge step towards the submicron

Dr. Joachim Schulz, CEO, microworks GmbH (DE)
X-Ray LIGA: a new mainstream appeal

Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - MicroTec Südwest

12:00-13:30 Lunch in the hotel

Micro-manufacturing Applications II – Medtech

Keynote: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Roland Zengerle, Laboratory for MEMS Applications IMTEK - Department of Microsystems Engineering, University of Freiburg (Germany)
Microfluidic Platforms, Microfluidic Apps and Microfluidic Foundry Services

Pascal Carpentier, Sr Business and Solutions Delivery Manager, NayaMed International Sàrl (Switzerland)
Hospital Management, towards Remote Technical Support

Frederic Neftel, MD, President & CEO, Debiotech (Switzerland)
MEMS = MC2: Miniaturization, Convenience and Communication; a breakthrough perspective in Diabetes Care.

Jim Ohneck, Chief Marketing Officer, Valtronic (Switzerland)
The impact of miniaturization on personal medical devices

Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - Fine Polish TDC

15:30-16:00 Coffee & Exhibition


Keynote: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Helmut F. Schlaak, Laboratory Microtechnology and Electromechanical Systems - Institute of Electromechanical Design - Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology - Technische Universität Darmstadt (Germany)
3D Micro-Nano fabrication for a new generation of low-cost microsystems

Dr. Michel Despont, Manager MEMS Products, CSEM (Switzerland)
MEMS, enabler in product innovation

Dr. Kilian Bilger, Director Microsystem Technologies - Corporate Research at Robert Bosch GmbH (Germany)
Challenges and trends in Microsystem Technology

Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - Lyncée Tec

17:30 Adjourn for the day
19:00 Conference Dinner ~ Meet in hotel lobby at 19:00
Tuesday 21 January 2014

Assembly and Automation

Keynote: Dr. Marcel Tichem, Dept. of Precision and Microsystems Engineering, Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands)
Self-assembling and self-adjusting micro-assembly processes

Lukas Schädler, SLS Detector Group, Paul Scherrer Institute (Switzerland)
Micro assembly of X-ray hybrid pixel detectors

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dominik Rabus, Portfolio Management, Bürkert Fluid Control Systems (Germany)
Optofluidic System Technology

Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - IcoFlex
Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - KNMF

10:00-10:30 Coffee & Exhibition

Novel Manufacturing Technologies I

Keynote: Dr. Ralf Mauer, Business Development, InnovationLab GmbH (Germany)
Liquid processing in Organic Electronics

Dr. Giovanni Nisato, Business and technology development senior manager, CSEM (Switzerland)
Printable electronics at CSEM

Michiel de Bruijcker, Managing Director, Formatec Technical Ceramics BV (The Netherlands)
Additive manufacturing of full functional ceramic components

Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - Microtechnics Alliance

Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - Euris / Tousimis

12:00 Lunch in the hotel

Novel Manufacturing Technologies II

Juan Franco, Eichenberger AG (Switzerland)
Additive Manufacturing: a view into the future

Enric Sirera, Sales Director at Ultrasion (Spain)
Ultrasonics in Micro Molding

Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - Femto Engineering
Exhibitor elevator pitch (3 min) - Finetech / Pontago

15:00-15:30 Coffee & Exhibition Visit

Invited Keynote on the Future of Micro-manufacturing

Dr. A. Frank de Jong, Director, Technology Partnerships, FEI Company (The Netherlands)
Electron and ion beam tools supporting nanotechnology


Final Remarks

Prof. Dr. Volker Saile, Chief Science Officer, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany), President, Mancef

Conference adjourns

Farewell reception in hotel lobby