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Innovation Summit on Lightweight Metallics
December 5 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Materials Business Center welcomes you and your colleagues to an Innovation Summit focusing on Lightweight Metallic Materials. The event is scheduled December 5th and includes presentations from leading companies about their lightweight materials and related challenges.
The purpose of the event is to inform and inspire entrepreneurs and researchers about the current and upcoming business opportunities in the area as well as stimulate new ideas and collaborations between established companies, entrepreneurs and researchers from institutes and academia. The presentations will be mixed of critical materials related challenges from the established companies and a flavor of the cutting-edge research and development that is being conducted in this area.
08:30 – 09:00 Coffee and registration
09:00 – 09:10 Welcome and introduction
09:10 – 09:30 Dmytro Orlov, Professor at Materials Engineering, Lund University –
Lightweighting through improving structural efficiency in Mg alloys and other materials
09:30 – 09:50 Torbjörn Sternsjö, Senior Vice President Technology & Business Development, Gränges AB – Challenges and opportunities
09:50 – 10:10 Eva-Lis Odenberger and Lluis Perez, Senior Researchers RISE, LIGHTer –
Lightweight challenges from established industry partners in LIGHTer and SMEs
10:05 – 10:20 Coffee and mingle
10:20 – 10:40 Hans Lekeberg, Product Manager, Enjay AB – Innovative lightweight solution
10:40 – 11:00 Johan Lindqvist, Portfolio Manager, Advanced Vehicle Engineering, VOLVO Group Trucks Technology –
Light Weight Solutions for Commercial Vehicles
11:00 – 11:20 Magnus Larsson, Industry Liaison Officer MAX IV, MAX IV Laboratory – Materials and process characterization tools for light weight metals
11:20 – 11:35 Coffee and mingle
11:35 – 11:55 Peter Benson, MSc, PhD, Senior Advisor, Svenskt Aluminium – Lightweight Metallic Challenges from Swedish Industry
11:55 – 12:15 Hans-Göran Künkel, M.Sc. E.E.Technical Coordinator, NIBE Element – Aluminum heating elements
Date: Thursday 5th December
Place: Scheeletorget 1, Lund
Local: Medicon Village (Gamla Gästmatsalen)
Time: 08:30 – 13:15
Who: Companies, entrepreneurs and researchers interested in business and research opportunities within lightweight materials.
Feel free to distribute this invitation within your network.
Please note that the event is open to the public, but require registration. Please register here!
- Medicon Village
- Materials Business Center