2018 – Smart Product Development: Challenges and New Requirements

23rd International Seminar of High Technology – “Smart Product Development: Challenges and New Requirements”, approaching:
  • Smart Product in Industry 4.0;
  • Development of Sensorized Components;
  • Digitalization of Product Development Cycle;
  • Development of Product for Additive Manufacturing;
  • Product-Service System;
  • Mobility as Service.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl, TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Stark, Fraunhofer IPK; IWF – TU Berlin, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eckhard Kirchner, pmd – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Henrique Rozenfeld, NUMA – EESC-USP, Brazil
  • Dr.-Ing. Andreas Hintz, TE connectivity, Germany
  • Dipl.-Betriebsw. Marcus Goerke, Unity AG, Germany
  • M.Sc. Cordula Auth, TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Eng. Fernando Velloso, MVISIA Desenvolvimentos Inovadores Ltda., Brazil
  • Eng. Gustavo de Oliveira Andrade, Autometal S.A., Brazil
  • Eng. Fernando Coelho Ferraz, AKAER Engenharia S.A., Brazil

2017 – Smart Production: Challenges of the 4th Industrial Revolution

22nd International Seminar of High Technology – “Smart Production: Challenges of the 4th Industrial Revolution”, approaching:
  • 4th Industrial Revolution: Challenges, Opportunities and Risks;
  • Program “Industrie 4.0” for Smart Production;
  • Systems of Physical-Cybernetic Production;
  • Innovative Production Strategies;
  • Organization of Work in the face of the 4th Industrial Revolution;
  • Energetic Efficiency and Sustainability.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Abele, PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Berend Denkena, IFW – Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
  • M.Sc. Jessica Klapper, Fraunhofer IAO, Germany
  • Eng. Antonio João Carmesini Barcellos, Embraer S.A., Brazil
  • Dr. Theodoros Ktistakis, Festo Didactic SE, Germany
  • Eng. Carlos Lino Santiago, Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda., Brazil
  • Dr.-Ing. Matthias Weigold, SAP SE, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Edmond Bassett, DMG MORI, Germany
  • Eng. Rafael Zanini, Chemtech, Brazil
  • Eng. Pierluigi Astorino, FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Brazil

2016 – Smart Products and Smart Production

21st International Seminar of High Technology – “Smart Products and Smart Production”, approaching:
  • Challenges of Industrie 4.0 program for product and production;
  • Smart Products and Smart Production;
  • Physical-Cybernetic Products and Components;
  • Systems of Physical-Cybernetic Production;
  • Multi-criteria Approach to Product Development;
  • Innovative Strategies of Production and Logistics.
Speakers:
  • Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Stefan Seifermann, PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Jorge Mario Campagnolo – Governo Federal – MCTI, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Inf. Rainer Glatz, VDMA, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Rolf Neumann, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany
  • Eng. Silvia Takey, DEV Tecnologia, Brazil
  • Eng. Celso Placeres, Volkswagen do Brasil Ltda., Brazil
  • Dipl.-Betriebsw. Marcus Görke, Unity AG, Germany
  • M.Sc. Alexander Arndt, DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Math. Michael Schabacker, LMI Uni Magdeburg, Germany

2015 – Technological Innovations in the Production

20th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in the Production”, approaching:
  • “Industrie 4.0” – 4th Industrial Revolution in Production;
  • CPPS – System of Physical-Cybernetic Production;
  • Energetic Efficiency in Production;
  • Technologies and Innovative Production Processes;
  • New Technologies for Deburring Holes that Intersect;
  • Challenges for the Machine Tool Industry.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dirk Biermann – ISF – TU Dortmund, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. H. c. Dr.-Ing. Eckart Uhlmann – Fraunhofer IPK, Germany
  • Dipl. -Ing. Tilo Sielaff – PTW -TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl. Wirtsch. -Ing. Martin Beck – PTW -TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl. -Ing. Sebastian Güth – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Christian Dihlmann – VDI – Associação de Engenheiros Brasil – Germany, Brazil
  • Dr. Ömer Sahin Ganiyusufoglu – Shenyang Machine Tool (Group) CO., LTD., China
  • Eng. Paulo Roberto dos Santos – Festo Automação Ltda., Brazil
  • Eng. José Rizzo Hahn Filho – Pollux Automation, Brazil
  • Dipl. -Ing. David Jiang – EMAG ECM GmbH – Germany

2014 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

19th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • 4th Industrial Revolution (“industrie 4.0”);
  • Physical-Cybernetic Products and Components;
  • Virtual Evaluation of Product Application;
  • Biomechanical Human Models;
  • PLM Systems – Agile and Open Architecture;
  • Frontloading and the Development of New Products;
  • International University-Business Cooperation.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Armando Zeferino Milioni – Governo Federal – MCTI, Brazil
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sandro Wartzack – FAU – KTmfk, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. André Picard – TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Marcio Weichert – DWIH-SP, Brazil
  • Dr. Andreas Romberg – Staufen AG, Brazil
  • Dr.-Ing. Peter Binde – Dr. Binde Ingenieure, Design & Engineering GmbH, Germany
  • Dr. Jorge Vicente Lopes da Silva – Governo Federal – CTI, Brazil
  • MSc. Eng. Erwin Karl Franieck – Robert Bosch Ltda., Brazil
  • MSc. Eng. Waldir Gomes Gonçalves – Embraer S.A., Brazil
  • Mauro da Conceição – Magneti Marelli S.p.A., Brazil

2013 – Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing

18th International Seminar of high Technology – “Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing”, approaching:
  • New methods for production management and lean manufacturing;
  • Reconfigurable Factories;
  • Design and Simulation of Digital Factory;
  • Manufacture of large complex surfaces;
  • Simulation for optimization of industrial processes;
  • New Measurement Technologies applied to Mechanical Manufacturing.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Metternich – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Inform. Petra Kersting – TU Dortmund – ISF, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Thomas Hauer – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Dieter Kreimeier – RU Bochum – LPS, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schützer – UNIMEP – SCPM, Brazil
  • Eng. Rafael Segantin Lacerda – Voith Hydro Ltda, Brazil
  • Dr. Alvaro J. Abackerli – IPT – LMI, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Christian Müller – B. Grob do Brasil S.A., Brazil
  • Dr. Eng. Fábio Antonio Xavier – Nagel Maschinen- und Werkzeugfabrik GmbH, Germany

2012 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

17th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • Smart Product Engineering;
  • Sustainability as a Focus on Product Development;
  • Use of Semantic Technologies in Product Development Support Systems;
  • Product Lifecycle Management;
  • Digital Integration and Chain Management CAx;
  • Sibratec – Brazilian Innovation System.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Detlev Gerhard – TU Wien – MIVP, Austria
  • Prof. Dr. h. c. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Birkhofer – TU Darmstadt – PMD, Germany
  • MSc. Antonio Álvaro de Assis Moura – UNIMEP – SCPM, Brazil
  • Prof. Dr. Orestes Estevam Alarcon – UFSC – DEM, Brazil
  • Dr. Andreas Lewandowski – CADBAS GmbH, Germany
  • Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Thomas Rollmann – Miele & Cie. KG, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Gerd-Dietmar Pokraka, Claas KGaA mbH, Germany
  • Eng. João B. Prado – Caterpillar Brasil Ltda., Brazil

2011 – Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing

16th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovation in M@nufacturing”, approaching:
  • Virtual Factory: Modeling and Simulation;
  • Digital Process Planning;
  • New Manufacturing Perspectives: requirements for 2020;
  • 5-Axis High Performance Machining;
  • Powertrain Manufacturing Combined Operations;
  • Laser Application in Manufacturing;
  • Energy Efficiency in Machine Tools.
Speakers:
  • Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Guido Rumpel – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Martin Beck – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Jens Köhler – LU Hannover – IWF, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schützer – UNIMEP – SCPM, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Peter Wagner – Heller Maschinenfabrik GmbH, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing Andreas Mootz – EMAG Automation GmbH, Germany
  • Dr. Eng. Carlos Sakuramoto – General Motors do Brasil Ltda., Brazil
  • Eng. Celso Luis Placeres – Volkswagen do Brasil – Ind. de Veíc. Automotores Ltda., Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Frank Stromberger – Daimler AG, Germany

2010 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

15th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • Digital Integration and Chain Management CAx;
  • Product Lifecycle Management;
  • Innovations in Product Engineering in the Automotive Industry
  • Intelectual Property Management;
  • Virtual Reality in Product Development;
  • Product Development with Integration of Manufacturing Processes
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr. Reiner Anderl – TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Stark – Fraunhofer – IPK, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralph Stelzer – TU Dresden, Germany
  • Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Thomas Rollmann – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Sven Kleiner – :em engineering methods AG, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Andreas Schreiber – PROSTEP IND, United States of America
  • MSc. Eng. Lucas Horta – Axia Value Chain, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Martin Vollmer – EDAG do Brasil, Brazil
  • Eng. José Loureiro – Volkswagen do Brasil – Ind. de Veíc. Automotores Ltda., Brazil

2009 – Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing

14th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing”, approaching:
  • Trends in the Development of Machine Tools;
  • Flexible and Reconfigurable Machine Tools;
  • New Materials for Forming Tools;
  • Manufacturing of Complex Surfaces;
  • High Performance Machining;
  • High Performance Tool Coatings;
  • Simulation to Optimize Production Processes;
  • Optimizing Learning in Industry and Universities.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Abele – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. h.c. Sc. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Schulz – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christina Berger – TU Darmstadt – MPA-IFW, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Reginaldo Teixeira Coelho – EESC USP – LOPF, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Jacek Kruszynski – Boehlerit GmbH & Co. KG, Austria
  • Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Dipl.-Wirtsch-Ing. Ralph Rösing – Deckel Maho Seebach GmbH, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Markus Stanik – Boehringer Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Jochen Bretschneider – Siemens AG, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Christian Müller – B. Grob do Brasil S.A., Brazil

2008 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

13th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • Digital Integration and Chain Management CAx;
  • Product Lifecycle Management;
  • Innovations in Product Engineering in the Automotive Industry;
  • Collaborative Engineering;
  • Virtual Reality in Product Development;
  • Holistic Optimization in Product Development.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Ralph Stelzer – TU Dresden, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Eigener – TU Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • Wagner Coppede – Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda., Brazil
  • Dr.-Ing. Thomas Bornkessel – Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd & Co KG, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Rolf Klamann – Continental Teves AG & Co. OHG, Germany
  • Giancarlo Bertoldi – FIAT Automóveis S.A., Brazil
  • Eng. Sérgio Luis Cunha – General Motors do Brasil Ltda., Brazil

2007 – Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing

12th International Seminar OF High Technology – “Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing”, approaching:
  • Digital Manufacturing;
  • Performance Evaluation of Machine Tools;
  • Simulation of Manufacturing Processes;
  • Smart Manufacturing Systems;
  • Process Optimization HSM (High Speed Machining);
  • Manufacturing Automation;
  • Geometric Evaluation of Complex Surfaces.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Abele – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. h. c. Dr.-Ing. Eckart Uhlmann – Fraunhofer IPK , Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Yusuf Altintas – The University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Dipl.-Ing. Benjamin Fröhlich – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Uwe Rondé – Franz Kessler GmbH, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Peter Wagner – Gebr. Heller Maschinenfabrik GmbH, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Andreas Daniel – Leimbach Werkzeugbau GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
  • Eng. Wilson Souza – Festo Automação Ltda., Brazil

2007 – Workshop High Speed Machining Technology

Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr. Reginaldo T. Coelho – EESC – USP
  • Prof. Dr. Anselmo E. Diniz – FEM – UNICAMP
  • Prof. Dr. João Fernando Gomes de Oliveira – EESC – USP
  • Silvio Bauco – Sandvik
  • Prof. Dr. Alvaro Abackerli – NGQM – UNIMEP
  • Prof. Dr. Luiz Carlos Casteletti – EESC – USP
  • Cláudio Simão – Hexagon Metrology
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schützer – SCPM – UNIMEP
  • Prof. Dr. Jefferson Gomes de Oliveira – CCM – ITA
  • Prof. Dr. Amauri Hassui – EP – USP
  • William de Almeida Pereira – Siemens Ltda.
  • Rafael Agnelli Mesquita – Villares Metal

2006 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

11th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • Collaborative Product Visualization;
  • Virtual Product Model;
  • Product Lifecycle Management;
  • Knowledge Based Engineering;
  • Innovations in Product Engineering in the Automotive Industry;
  • Digital Integration and CAx Chain Management;
  • Intellectual Property Protection.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Prof. Michael Abramovici – Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
  • Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Michael Thel – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Michael Kraus – PROSTEP AG, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Erik Claassen – engineering methods AG, Germany
  • Dr. ir. W. F. Gielingh – management consultant – Netherlands
  • Martin Vollmer – EDAG Engineering + Design AG, Brazil
  • Alexandre Lopes Almeida – Volkswagen do Brasil, Brazil

2005 – Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing

10th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing”, approaching:
  • Machining with extremely high speed;
  • New developments in machine tools:
    – machines with parallel kinematics;
    – multifunctional or multi-tasking machines;
    – reconfigurable machines;
    – machines with monitored accuracy;
  • Application of robots in the machining;
  • New interpolation methodologies for tool trajectory;
  • Organization of production and processes of continuous improvement.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Schultz – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Abele – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Carsten Stroh – TU Darmstadt – PTW, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schützer – SCPM – UNIMEP, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Heino Claussen-Markefka – Naxos-Union GmbH, Germany
  • Dr. Oliver Krockenberger – Behr Brasil Ltda, Brazil
  • Dr.-Eng. Masahiko Mori – Mori Seiki Co., Ltd., Japan
  • Eng. Aaron Frankel – UGS – NX Tooling, United States of America

2005 – Technological Innovation by the University-Company Partnership

Jubilee of the 10 Years of SCPM – “Technological Innovation by the University-Company Partnership”
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr. Gustavo Jacques Dias Alvim – UNIMEP – Reitor, Brazil
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johann-Dietrich Wörner – TU Darmstadt – Reitor, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – TU Darmstadt – DiK, Germany
  • Jefferson M. D’A. Pellissari – Siemens Ltda., Brazil
  • Heloisa Giraldes – Sandvik do Brasil S.A., Brazil
  • Dr.-Ing. Uwe F. Baake – DaimlerChrysler do Brasil Ltda., Brazil
  • Dr.-Ing. Teresa De Martino – European Commission, Belgium
  • Prof. Dr. Alvaro J. Abackerli – NGQM – UNIMEP, Brazil
  • Dra. Léa Contier de Freitas – Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia, Brazil
  • Prof. Dr. Paulo Augusto Cauchick Miguel – UNIMEP / USP, Brazil
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schützer – SCPM – UNIMEP, Brazil

2004 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

9th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • Product lifecycle management;
  • Computer systems for product management;
  • Early involvement of suppliers;
  • Innovations in automobile industry product engineering;
  • Integration of physical and digital prototypes;
  • Integration and management of the CAx chain;
  • Collaborative Engineering – following the sun – ;
  • Communication as a factor of success in product development.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Eigner, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Rainer Bugow – PROSTEP AG, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Jan Helge Bøhn – Virginia Tech University, United States of America
  • Dipl.-Ing. Lars Klug – DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Eng. Marcello Pires dos Santos Ferreira – McKinsey & Company, Inc., Brazil
  • Eng. Antonio Arduino – General Motors do Brasil Ltda., Brazil
  • Eng. Paulo César Simões Fermoselles – Delphi Automotive Systems do Brasil Ltda., Brazil

2003 – Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing

8th International Seminar of High Technology – “ Technological Innovations in M@nufacturing”, approaching:
  • Industrial application of HSC Technology: State of the Art;
  • Machining with very high speed in production;
  • Application of HSC Technology in Brazil;
  • Application of linear motors;
  • New developments in the production of molds and dies;
  • Machining of light alloys with extremely high speed;
  • Machining of super-finishing.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Abele – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eckart Uhlmann – IWF – TU Berlin, Germany
  • Dr. Eu-Gene Ng – McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute – McMaster University, Canada
  • Prof. Dr. Reginaldo T. Coelho – NUMA – EESC – USP, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Ellermeier – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Dirk Schibisch – Supfina Grieshaber GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Oliver Gossel – Röders GmbH, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Ralf Löttgen – Mikron AG, Switzerland

2002 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

7th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • Innovative aspects in product development:
    – initial phase support;
    – world-class products;
    – environmental aspects;
    – information management and global database;
    – geometric data conversion –STEP standards;
    – mechatronic analysis – mechanical, thermal and electronic factors.
  • Digital mockup; advanced mockup; progress mockup;
  • Integration and management of CAx chain;
  • Lifecycle management;
  • Knowledge management;
  • Information systems.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Schulz – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Sebastian Leibrecht – DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Tit. Henrique Rozenfeld – NUMA/EESC, Brazil
  • Hélcio Onusic – DaimlerChrysler do Brasil Ltda, Brazil
  • Dr. Dr.-Ing.Jivka Ovtcharova – Adam Opel AG, Germany
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schützer – SCPM/UNIMEP, Brazil
  • Dr.-Ing. Elmar Schäfers – Siemens AG, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Daniel Aguirre Castañeda – Index Tornos Automáticos Ind. e Com. Ltda., Brazil

2001 – Advanced Manufacturing

6th International Seminar of High Technology – “Advanced Manufacturing”, approaching:
  • Fractal organization of production;
  • New concepts of manufacturing organization;
  • Application of linear motors;
  • New developments in the production of molds and dies;
  • Machining with extremely high speed (HSC);
  • High precision machining;
  • Advanced machining of hardened materials;
  • HSC Advanced Machining Tool;
  • Application of HSC Technology in Brazil;
  • Verification of accuracy of machine-tool.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Abele – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Sahm – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Ralph Winkler, Fraunhofer Institut IPA, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Reginaldo T. Coelho – NUMA – EESC, Brazil
  • Dipl.-Ing. Jürgen Walz – EMAG Maschinenfabrik GmbH, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Klaus Christoffel – Sandvik GmbH, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Andreas Daniel – LEGO Werkzeugbau GmbH, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Hans-Ulrich Kiesel – DaimlerChrysler do Brasil Ltda., Brazil

2000 – Technological Innovations in Product Development

5th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Product Development”, approaching:
  • Distributed/Integrated product development;
  • Influence of ecological factors on product development;
  • STEP standards and customer/supplier integration;
  • Product digital model;
  • Digital integration of the productive chain;
  • Product data management.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl – DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Bernd Pätzold – ProSTEP GmbH, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Alp Atik – PTW – TU-Darmstadt, Germany
  • MSc. Luiz M. Alves dos Santos – Fraunhofer Institut – IGD, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Erik Claassen – DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing.Teresa De Martino – European Commission – DG XIII, Belgium
  • Dr. Claudiano S. Araújo – Embraer, Brazil
  • MSc. Osmir Alonso Ramires Torres – debis humaitá, Brazil

1999 – Technological Innovations in Manufacturing for the year 2000

4th International Seminar of High Technology – “Technological Innovations in Manufacturing for the year 2000”, approaching:
  • Technological development in manufacturing at the turn of the century;
  • CAM – cutting strategies for machining at very high cutting speed;
  • How to select a machine tool for machining with extremely high cutting speed;
  • New perspectives for dry machining;
  • The influence of the HSC process cut-off conditions on NC programming;
  • Machines, tools and components;
  • CAD / CAM systems.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. H. Schulz – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Joachim Dörr – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Jürgen Geist – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Eng. MSc. Adriano Fagali de Souza – SCPM – UNIMEP, Brazil
  • Manfred Brunsch – Gühring oHG, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Horn – Hïller-Hille, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Peter Müller -Titex Plus Präzisionswerkzeuge , Germany
  • Eng. Ricardo José da Silva – Mercedes-Benz do Brasil, Brazil

1998 – Distributed Product Development

3rd International Seminar of High Technology – “Distributed Product Development”, approaching:
  • Requirements and benefits of concurrent engineering;
  • Systems integration CAD/CAPP/CAM/NC;
  • Exchange of digital information between customer and supplier;
  • New developments of STEP standards and application of these standards in European industry;
  • STEP standards and PDM/EDM systems;
  • New technologies and systems for representation and knowledge documentation;
  • New developments in complex surface modeling.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schützer – SCPM – UNIMEP, Brazil
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. R. Anderl – DiK – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. A. Schreiber – ProSTEP GmbH, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. W. Eberlein – Siemens AG, Germany
  • Prof. MSc. Patrick G. Serraferro – Kade-Tech Recherche, France
  • Monica De Martino – IMA – CNR, Italy
  • Dipl.-Ing. Ch. Glockner – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Eng. A. C. Marques de la Rosa – General Motors do Brasil, Brazil

1997 – Machining with Extremely High Cutting Speed and High Precision

2nd International Seminar of High Technology – “Machining with Extremely High Cutting Speed and High Precision”, approaching:
  • Machine tool and its components;
  • Numerical control for machines with very high cutting speed;
  • Generation of appropriate NC programs.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. H. Schulz – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Th. Finzer – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. E. Klhöfer – TW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. H. Voll – Weiss GmbH, Germany
  • Dr. David Alan Plater – Delcam International plc, England
  • Eng. Manuel Garcia Kirschnik – Diadur Indústria e Comércio Ltda, Brazil
  • Eng. José Maria Alves Jr. – Indústrias Romi S/A, Brazil

1996 – Machining with Extremely High Cutting Speed

1st International Seminar of High Technology – “Machining with Extremely High Cutting Speed”.
Speakers:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Schulz – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Th. Schmitt – PTW – TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. D. Kress – Mapal – Dr. Kress KG, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. H. Voll – Weiss GmbH, Germany
  • Dilp.-Ing. Heinz Distler – Siemens AG, Germany
  • Dr.-Ing. Tillmann Walz – Mannsmann Demag, Germany