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Speaker Program mAm 2019

Sunday 10 February 2019
18:00Registration open
Welcome drink in the hotel lobby

Dinner afterwards on your own
Monday 11 February 2019
09:00 - 09:30Welcome

Danick Bionda • Secretary General, Micronarc

Prof. Dr. Volker Saile • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

David Kappeler, Office for Economic Affairs, Canton of Vaud
09:30 - 10:15Invited Keynote on the Future of Micro-manufacturing I

Mario El Khoury • CEO, CSEM SA (Switzerland)
The Swissness of Industry4.0

10:15 - 10:45Coffee & Exhibition Visit
10:45 - 12:00Micro-manufacturing Applications I – Watchmaking

Guy Semon / Jason Lund • Tag Heuer Institute (Switzerland)
Title to be confirmed

Sébastien Brun • SY&SE (Switzerland)
Title to be confirmed

Dr. Mohamed Zanaty • Postdoctoral Scientist, INSTANT-LAB, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) (Switzerland)
Programmable Multistable Mechanisms for Watchmaking Applications
12:00 - 13:30Lunch in the hotel
13:30 - 15:00Micro-manufacturing Applications II – Medtech

Prof. Dr. André Bernard • Institut für Mikro- und Nanotechnologie MNT, NTB Buchs (Switzerland)
Microfluidic device to model microvascular obstructions in heart attack patients

Dr. Andreas Hogg • CEO, Coat-X AG (Switzerland)
Protecting high value-added components against moisture penetration and corrosion

Prof. Dr. Alexander Nesterov-Mueller, Institute of Microstructure Technology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)
Stochastic peptide arrays: from information to knowledge

15:00 - 15:30Coffee & Exhibition Visit
15:30 - 17:00 SENSORS

Benedetto Vigna • President, Analog, MEMS and Sensors Group, ST Microelectronics (Switzerland/Italy)
Title to be confirmed

Dr. Jean-François Le Néal • TE Connectivity, Sensors Solutions, Engineering Manager (USA, Switzerland)
MEMS Pressure Sensors : Technology and Applications

Dr. Stefan Leidich • Corporate Sector Research and Advance Engineering, Microsystem and Nanotechnology, Robert Bosch GmbH (Germany)
New Technologies and Novel Concepts for Microsensors

Reinhard Völkel • CEO, Süss MicroOptics (Switzerland)
Wafer-Level Optics (WLO) for Medical, Fiber Communication, Automotive Lighting and Optical Sensor Applications

17:00Adjourn for the day

19:00Conference Dinner ~ Meet in hotel lobby at 19:00

19:30Departure of private train to Restaurant du Col de Bretaye
20:00 Aperitif, with presentation by
Dr. Yves Emery • CEO, Lyncée Tec

All that is impossible to do remains to be done
20:30Swiss Traditional Meal
23:00 (approx)Departure of Train for Villars, arrival at hotel at approximately 23:30.

Tuesday 12 February 2019
09:00 - 09:45Invited Keynote on the Future of Micro-manufacturing II

Prof. Dr. Ulrike Wallrabe • University of Freiburg,
Department of Microsystems Engineering – IMTEK, Laboratory for Microactuators (Germany)

Adaptive optical elements with non-trivial shapes

09:45 - 10:30Coffee & Exhibition Visit
10:30 - 12:00Novel Manufacturing I

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Woias • Albert-Ludwig-University Freiburg, Laboratory for Design of Microsystems (Germany)
PDMS-based microsensors and microactuators: Precise microstructuring of a "wobbly" material.

Dr. Marcus Lau • TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH (Germany)
Laser-induced particle processing in a free liquid jet

Jörg Pierer • CSEM SA (Switzerland)
Real-time 3D MEMS inspection using light field camera

12:00 - 13:30 Lunch in the hotel
13:30 - 15:00Novel Manufacturing II

Prof. Dr. Jan Korvink • Institute of Microstructure Technology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)
Recent results with Carbon MEMS - the next Silicon?

Dr. Klaus Weishaupt • Nanopta GmbH and Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research (Germany)
nanoAR: antireflective, bio-inspired nanostructures – learning from nature

Dr.-Ing. Tim Böltken • INERATEC GmbH (Germany)
Title to be confirmed

15:00 - 15:30Coffee & Exhibition Visit
15:30 - 16:15 Invited Keynote on the Future of Micro-manufacturing III

Prof. Dr. Hendrik Hölscher • Institute of Microstructure Technology (IMT), Kalsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) (Germany)

Bio-inspired nano- and microstructured surfaces: from analysis to fabrication and applications

16:15 - 16:30Final Remarks
16:30Conference adjourns
Farewell reception in hotel lobby