Stuttgart Laser Marketplace

Symposium on the Industrial Laser Market

The STUTTGART LASER MARKETPLACE symposium is focused on markets, applications and technologies in laser materials processing. Leading experts present their view on laser and system markets and future trends.

Six presentations address the major growth areas of the industry. Dr. Arnold Mayer (Optech Consulting) presents the latest data on the global market for industrial lasers and laser systems, which surged 25% in 2017. Dr. Kevin Liu (Shenzhen JPT Electronics) reports on fiber lasers in China, the presently strongest growing market segment. Dr. Dirk Mueller (Coherent) analyzes in his talk how the increasing performance of mobile devices drives new laser-based manufacturing processes. Dr. Klaus Krastel (IPG Photonics) reports on advanced fiber lasers and how these open up new application areas. Till Schneider (Trumpf Laser- und Systemtechnik) addresses in his presentation the latest trends in high power laser processing for emerging applications. The presentation of Dr. Andreas Mootz (EMAG Automation) is focused on laser processing for advanced automotive power train solutions.

The Stuttgart Laser Marketplace is addressed to decision makers and managers across the laser industry, from component manufacturers to system integrators, end users, and investors.

The STUTTGART LASER MARKETPLACE '18 is being held on Wednesday, 6th June 2018 from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm.
The conference language is English.

The seminar is held at the International Congress Center Stuttgart, ICS, located on the fairground of Neue Messe Stuttgart, in conjunction with the LASYS trade fair and the Stuttgart Laser Technology Forum congress.

Further information:
Programme as PDF: speakers and presentations


Programme 2018

6th June 2018 - ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart

Conference Chair: Dr. Arnold Mayer, Optech Consulting

01:00 pmWelcome 
Dr. Arnold Mayer, Optech Consulting
01:05 pm - 01:30 pm

How Mobile Device Performance is Driving New Laser Processes
Dr. Dirk Mueller, Director of Strategic Marketing, Coherent Inc

01:30 pm - 01:55 pm

Fiber Lasers in China
Dr. Kevin Liu, General Manager, Shenzhen JPT Electronics

01:55 pm - 02:20 pm

Advanced Fiber Lasers Open Up New Areas of Application
Dr. Klaus Krastel, Director Automotive, IPG Laser

02:20 pm - 03:10 pmCoffee break
03:10 pm - 03:35 pm

Latest Trends in High Power Laser Processing for Emerging Applications
Till Schneider, Head of Laser Product Management, Trumpf Laser- und Systemtechnik

03:35 pm - 04:00 pm

Laser Processing for Advanced Automotive Power Train Solutions
Dr. Andreas Mootz, Managing Director, EMAG Automation

04:00 pm- 04:25 pm

Global Market for Lasers and Laser Systems for Materials Processing
Dr. Arnold Mayer, President, Optech Consulting

04:30 pmClosing


The STUTTGART LASER MARKETPLACE '18 were organized by Optech Consulting in cooperation with Messe Stuttgart and the Stuttgart Laser Technology Forum.