Conference Program

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Session 1 – Introduction and keynotes

12:30 Welcome and introduction
Prof. Thomas Bergs, Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT, Aachen
12:40 Sustainable component manufacturing for sustainable power in air, land and sea – a key element of future NetZero solutions
Dr. Gregor Kappmeyer, Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd & Co KG
13:10 Upcoming challenges in power generation and the role of stationary gas turbines
Prof. Thomas Thiemann, Siemens Energy Global GmbH & Co. KG

Session 2 – Digitalization

13:55 Turning data into value
Dr. Sascha Gierlings, Fraunhofer IPT
14:20 Steps towards digitalization of airfoil production
Dr. Oliver Arnold, MTU Aero Engines AG
14:45 Monitoring of influences on accuracy and quality using the example of tool wear and reacting correctly in the process by means of sensor-based technology cycles
Michael Kirbach; Deckel Maho Pfronten GmbH

Session 3 – Advanced machining & Digital live-demonstrations

15:25 Life-cycle assessment of turbomachinery parts
Kilian Fricke, Fraunhofer IPT
15:50 Advanced cutting tool technologies for aerospace industry
Dr.-Eng. Daisuke Murakami, Sumitomo Electric Industries
16:15 Integration of CAx and IoT as the enabler for a fast and knowledge-based process design and optimization
Philipp Ganser, Fraunhofer IPT
16:45 Digital live-presentation by Fraunhofer IPT
Process Demonstrations from the Shop-Floor

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Session 4 – Additive manufacturing & digital live-demonstrations

09:00 Introduction
Jasmin Saewe, Fraunhofer ILT
09:05 Laser metal deposition of aerospace alloys for jet engine components
Dr. Andreas Segerstark, GKN Aerospace Sweden AB
09:30 Additive manufacturing of rocket engine components using direct energy deposition (DED) processes
Dr. Steffen Bayer, Ariane Group SAS
09:55 Gantry-based LPBF machines – Towards manufacturing of large-scale turbomachinery components
Tim Lantzsch, Fraunhofer ILT
10:20 Digital Live-Presentation by Fraunhofer ILT
Process Demonstrations from the Shop-Floor

Session 5 – Material & process qualification

11:05 t.b.d.
11:30 What can be done to get more components approved for serial production using Additive Manufacture?
Richard Kellet, AddUp
11:55 Innovative superalloy powders designed for AM and high temperature use in turbine applications
Adeline Riou, Aubert & Duval

Session 6 – Closing

12:20 ecoDESIGN and Sustainable Productivity
Torsten Moll, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
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  Program subject to minor changes.