12th International LaserMarketplace

Thank you to all speakers and participants of the

12th International Laser Marketplace

held on June 24th, 2015 at Munich Trade Fair
in conjunction with the
LASER World of PHOTONICS 2015 trade fair.


Date & Venue: June 24th 2015, Munich Trade Fair Ground, Press Center West, Conference Room at 2nd Floor

Conference Chair: Dr. Arnold Mayer, Optech Consulting


13:00 – 13:25 China Laser Market Update – Current State and Future Prospects Dr. Qitao Lue, Chief Technology Officer, Han’s Laser Technology Industry Group, Shenzen, China
13:25 – 13:50 Industrial Laser Markets and Technologies in Japan: Status and Trends Dr. Kunihiko Washio, CEO, Paradigm Laser Research, Machida, Japan
13:50 – 14:15 Laser Applications Enable the Production of Batteries Today and in the Future ‎and Fuel Laser Sales Klaus Löffler, Director International Sales, Trumpf Laser und Systemtechnik, Ditzingen, Germany
14:15 – 14:40 A New Efficient, Compact Vehicular Lighting System Using High-Power Semiconductor Laser Diodes Dr. Abdelmalek Hanafi, BMW Group, Munich, Germany
14:40 – 15:20 Coffee break
15:20 – 15:45 From Nanosecond to Femtosecond:  Where Do Dominant Applications for Pulsed Lasers Fall Today and in the Future? Frank Gaebler, Director of Marketing, Coherent , Santa Clara, CA, USA
15:45 – 16:10 From Medical Devices to Smartphones and Product Packages – Process Innovations Drive Non-Metal Laser Applications Dr. Roland Mayerhofer, Rofin-Basel Lasertech,
Starnberg, Germany
16:10 – 16:35 Cleaning, De-Coating and Surface Activating by Light – Efficient Surface Treatment by Laser Olav G. Schulz, General Manager, SLCR Lasertechnik, Dueren, Germany
16:35 – 17:00 Global Laser Demand Climbs for Fifth Year – How Many Lasers Does the Market Need? Dr. Arnold Mayer, President, Optech Consulting, Taegerwilen, Switzerland

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