4 October 2017 / Barcelone, Spain


The event agenda's time zone is CEST.

4 Oct 2017
09:00 – 09:30
HALL 3 - Networking area
Registration and welcome coffee
09:30 – 09:45
Opening & Introduction

Welcome, Introduction to WATIFY and the objectives of the event - Francisco Buján, CARSA, Project Manager

09:45 – 11:30
Thematic presentations

- Printed electronics for applications on different kind of substrates - Dr. Mikel Azcona (CEIT-IK4)

- Industrial Scale High-precision 3D printing - Dr. Ruth Houbertz, CEO & Managing Director (Multiphoton Optics GmbH)

- Additive Manufacturing, current and future applications in Europe - Dr. Berta Gonzalvo, Research Director (AITIIP Research Centre)

- In Mould Electronics process as key enabler for 3D Electronics, Giacomo Parisi, EMEA new business growth leader (SABIC Corporation)

11:30 – 12:00
Coffee break
12:00 – 13:15
Multiplier speeches

- Laser induced selective copper plating on polymers for moulded interconnect devices applications: Ing. Karolis Ratautas, Laser Technology Department at Center for Physical Sciences & Technology (CPST)

 - The European map of Institutions active on KETs - SME access to key technologies: Kristýna Meislová, Technology Centre CAS in Prague

- Funding opportunities for projects on printed electronics: David Remón, project manager (Libelium)

- The Human Resources perspective of Industrial 3D printing: Edgar Llopart Senior Recruitment Consultant for 3D printing /Jason Meyer AM Key Account Manager (Alexander Daniels Global)

13:15 – 13:30
Introduction to the working groups

Explanation on the working group dynamics that will follow after lunch break - Francisco Bujan, CARSA, Project Manager

13:30 – 14:30
Lunch - Free of cost for registered participants.
Working Groups Meetings
14:30 – 15:30
Building electronics separate or within the part production process?
Working Groups Meetings
14:30 – 15:30
In which type of applications can AM really surpass traditional manufacturing?
Working Groups Meetings
14:30 – 15:30
Strategy paths for the adoption of 3D printed electronics - Identification of key aspects of product, business model and supply chain evolution
Working Groups Meetings
14:30 – 15:30
Understanding the challenges to adopt 3D printing for electronics manufacturing
15:30 – 17:00
Bilateral Meetings

Pre-arranged exploratory one-to-one meetings – based on a personalised agenda (30 min / meeting)