11th International Laser Marketplace

11th International Laser Marketplace
was held on 15th May 2013
at Munich Trade Fair,
in conjunction with the
LASER World of PHOTONICS trade fair.




Date & Venue: May 15th 2013, International Congress Munich

Conference Chair: Dr. Arnold Mayer, Optech Consulting


13:00 – 13:30 Chinese Laser Market: Presence & Future Dr. Qitao Lue, Chief Technology Officer, Han’s Laser Ltd, China
13:30 – 14:00 Industrial Laser Markets and Technologies in Japan: Status and Trends Dr. Kunihiko Washio, CEO, Paradigm Laser Research Ltd, Japan
14:00 – 14:15 Laser and Optics in the ASEAN Region: Markets, Key Applications, Technologies Dr. Ahmad Magad, Managing Director, II-VI Singapore Pte Ltd, Singapore
14:15 – 14:30 Access to South-East Asia: Singapore as a Laser and Optics Location Alan Yeo, Regional Director Europe, Singapore Economic Development Board
14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break
15:00 – 15:30 Market Pull and Technology Push – Lasers Enable Advanced Microelectronics Manufacturing Processes Magnus Bengtsson, Director Strategic Marketing, Coherent Inc, USA
15:30 – 16:00 Sharpened Lasers Challenge Microerosion – New Ultrafast and Fiber Lasers and the Laser Microjet Compete for Precision Machining Dr. Bernold Richerzhagen, President, Synova SA, Switzerland
16:00 – 16:30 Laser Cutting in Metal Tube and Sheet Metal Fabrication Dr. Maurizio Sbetti, Laser Technology Development Manager, Adige BLM Group, Italy
16:30 – 17:00 The Global Laser Marketplace – Short and Long Term Outlook, Trends and Drivers Dr. Arnold Mayer, President, Optech Consulting, Switzerland