Stuttgart Laser Marketplace ’12

was held on June 13th, 2012
at the International Congress Center Stuttgart (ICS),
in conjunction with

International Trade Fair for Laser Material Processing

and Stuttgart Laser Technology Forum 2012


Date & Venue: June 13th 2012, ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart

Conference Chair: Dr. Arnold Mayer, Optech Consulting




13:00 Registration desk opens
14:00 Begin of conference
14:00 – 14:25 Semiconductors, Electronics, Displays, Solar Cells – Laser Micro Processing Enables Future Products David Clark, Director of Marketing, Coherent Inc., Santa Clara, CA, USA
14:25 – 14:50 Applications of Laser Micro Processing at Bosch: Status and Perspectives Dr. Jens König, Research and Advanced Engineering, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
14:50 – 15:15 Industrial Laser Markets and Technologies in Japan: Status and Trends Dr. Kunihiko Washio, President, Paradigm Laser Research, Machida, Japan
15:15 – 15:45 Coffee break
15:45 – 16:10 E-Mobility, Power Train, Lightweight Body -Lasers Take Crucial Role in the Manufacturing of Environmentally Friendly Cars Klaus Löffler, Director International Sales, Trumpf Laser und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen, Germany
16:10 – 16:35 Lasers in Macro Processing: Technological Possibilities Meet Market Requirements Dr. Wolfram Rath, Product Manager Laser Sources, Rofin-Sinar Laser GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
16:35 -17:00 Laser Welding on 15 Million Parts per Year for Customers from the Automotive, Apparatus Manufacturing and Medical Technology Industry Theodor Fleitmann, Managing Director, Nutech GmbH, Neumünster, Germany
17:00 – 17:25 Global Market for Industrial Laser Systems Crosses $10 Billion – Is the Heyday Yet to Come? Dr. Arnold Mayer, President, Optech Consulting, Taegerwilen, Switzerland