Stuttgart Laser Marketplace ’14

of the
held on 25th June 2014
at the International Congress Center Stuttgart (ICS),
in conjunction with
LASYS – International Trade Fair for Laser Material Processing

and Stuttgart Laser Technology Forum 2014

The STUTTGART LASER MARKETPLACE is organized by Optech Consulting
in cooperation with Messe Stuttgart

and IFSW – Institut für Strahlwerkzeuge,
University of Stuttgart

The STUTTGART LASER MARKETPLACE seminar is focused on the global industrial laser market. Leading experts present their view on markets, technologies and application trends in laser materials processing.

The STUTTGART LASER MARKETPLACE  is addressed to professionals, executives from marketing, R&D, investors. Don’t miss the opportunity to join the leading industrial laser market seminar of the year.


Date: 25th June 2014, 14:00 – 17:00

Venue: Room C6.2, ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart, located on the Stuttgart trade fair site

Conference Language: English

Conference Chair: Dr. Arnold Mayer, Optech Consulting



14:00 – 14:25

Industrial Laser Markets and Technologies in Japan: Status and Trends

Dr. Kunihiko Washio, CEO, Paradigm Laser Research Ltd, Japan

14:25 – 14:50

Advanced Displays and Devices – Laser Processing Enables Future Innovation

Rainer Paetzel, Director of Marketing, Coherent Inc, USA / Germany

14:50 – 15:15

Laser Ablation and Structuring – Recent Success and Future Applications from Electronics to the Automotive Industry

Klaus Loeffler, Director International Sales, Trumpf Laser und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen, Germany

15:15 – 15:45

Coffee break


15:45 – 16:10

Progress in IR, Green and UV Fiber Lasers for Advanced Micromachining and Marking Applications

Dr. Eran Inbar, CEO, V-Gen Ltd., Israel

16:10 – 16:35

Laser Cutting and Welding: New Developments Spur Sheet Metal Applications

Matt Wood, Senior Product Manager, Amada Group European HQ, UK

16:35 – 17:00

Global Laser Market Status and Forecast – Will We See Double-Digit Growth Again?

Dr. Arnold Mayer, President, Optech Consulting, Switzerland