Project Manager 3D Printing, Deutsche Bahn AG
Stefanie Brickwede is passionate about the introduction of 3D printing at Deutsche Bahn AG and responsible for the development and setting of the international network "Mobility goes Additive". The graduate economist started her career in the mobility sector in 1998 and worked in various project management and management positions.
Marketing and Business Development, trinckle 3D GmbH
Dr. Ole Bröker is responsible for Marketing and Business Development at trinckle. He studied Business Administration in Münster and Lund, Sweden. From 2010 to 2014 he did his PhD in Industrial Marketing at the Marketing Center Münster. Since 2014 he works for trinckle and is concentrated on the market roll-out of trinckle’s business software solutions and the identification of innovative AM business models.
Senior Global & Key Account Director, Concept Laser, a GE Additive company
Master degree in aerospace engineering. Both 8 years experience of international project management at the DLR and in aerospace engineering services at EDAG serving at last as executive vice president aerospace and member of the groups executive board. Several years of professional experience in consulting work. Today acting as senior global & key account director.
Account Manager 3D printing, Solidpro GmbH
In 2011 Steffen Hägele completed his apprenticeship as Management Assistant for Insurance and Finance Subject in Heidenheim. From 2011 to 2014, he worked for Ashton-Feucht GmbH in Munich as a field sales consultant.
Since October 2014 he has been employed at Solidpro GmbH, where he works as an account manager in the area of 3D printing.
CEO, Robert Hofmann GmbH
Since 2014 Jens Henzler has been Managing Director of Robert Hofmann GmbH. He has been dealing with 3D printing for more than 15 years. In addition, his focus lies on the aerospace sector, where he has been active for over 22 years. He worked as product manager at Aerodata GmbH and was engaged in research at the Technical University of Braunschweig.
Managing Director, Arcam CAD to Metal GmbH, a GE Additive company
Peter Jain is a graduated industrial engineer and holds a master degree in business administration. He has many years of sales experience in the machine tool and automotive industry, special machine design and has technical experience with machine tools. Additionally, he has two years of sales experience of powder bed fusion systems in the AM-Industry and currently works as Managing Director for Arcam EBM, a GE Addtive company.
Byron Kennedy is a serial entrepreneur, having cofounded the first spin-off company from Charles Darwin University before exiting to NYSE listed company Regal Beloit (Fasco). Product successes have included world record solar cars, innovative electric motors, electric bicycles, pool pumps and more. He is a currently cofounder and CEO of SPEE3D, a high speed metal 3D printing company.
CFO/CSO, FIT AG
Graduated from St. Gall University with a MBA degree and joined United Technologies Carrier Corp. in 1989. In 1996, he joined the LTG Group as CEO. LTG Executive Chairman in 2003. Went into the solar industry in 2008, first as CEO of Ralos New Energies AG, then as CFO of solarhybrid AG. Joined FIT Group in April 2014 as CFO. Assumed responsibility as EVP Sales in April 2016.
COO, voestalpine Additive Manufacturing Center GmbH
Dr.-Ing. Eric Klemp, study and PhD of Mechanical Engineering at TU Clausthal followed by projectleader at Bosch and Siemens Household Appliances GmbH, productarchitect at Rational AG and Commercial Director of the Direct Manufacturing Research Center at University of Paderborn. Since April 2016 COO at voestalpine Additive Manufacturing Center GmbH.
Director Key Accounts, ARCAM a GE Additive company
Mathias Kremer has a broad, industrial sales and marketing experience from several Swedish high-tech companies. He joined Arcam in 2014 as a key account manager and has mainly worked with large European aerospace and med-tech clients. Mathias Kremer holds a master’s degree in computer science.
Director Global Channel Sales, Additive Industries B.V.
In 2017, Bart Leferink joined Additive Industries B.V. to accelerate the sales of integrated metal additive manufacturing systems in demanding industries like aerospace, automotive, high tech and medical devices. Prior to this, Bart developed global distribution for 3D production systems (resins, plastics) and worked for over 20 years in the area of digital print and workflow automation.
Sales Director, HEFTER Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG
Mr. Dieter Leikermoser has been working at HEFTER Maschinenbau for more than 25 years. From 2008 to 2014, he was responsible for the implementation of customer projects in the B2B area as design manager and established an AM machine for E&K support in 2010. For 3 years he has been responsible for the sales orientation of HEFTER Maschinenbau.
Process Development Engineer, Airbus Operations GmbH
Holger Loges works since 2008 at Airbus in Manufacturing Engineering. Since 2012 he is working on application, process development and qualification of additive manufacturing for aeronautic use.
COO, Bionic Production GmbH
Klaus Mueller has about 28 years of experience as a senior executive in several aerospace firms (such as MTU Aero Engines, Lufthansa Technik) and actively managing several multimillion projects during his tenure. To date Klaus Mueller is CCO of Bionic Production GmbH and CEO of KMue Consult. He is cooperating as Senior adivisory for ICF International and the Laserzentrum Nord, the leading Additive Manufacturing institute in Germany.
Managing Partner, Ampower GmbH & Co. KG
Since 2007, Maximilian Munsch is a professional user of Additive Manufacturing. After finishing his dissertation in 2012, he acquired extensive hands-on experience with metal powder bed based Laser and Electron Beam Melting processes in industry. His focus is on the full Additive Manufacturing process chain required for industrial production.
Head of Project 3D Printing, Wacker Chemie AG
After studying chemistry at the Technical University of Berlin and the University of Wisconsin, he joined Wacker Chemie AG in 1985. Various positions in research, process development and several years as Business Unit Manager for silicone elastomers. Since 2014 head of the project ACEO® - 3D Printing with Silicones.
Innovation Manager Emerging Technologies & Concepts, Airbus Operations GmbH
Peter Pirklbauer was appointed Manager in the Emerging Technology and Concepts Group at Airbus Operations in Hamburg in 2012. In this role, Peter has the mission to capture and mature game-changing technologies, processes and business models for future generation products and services.
Group leader Additive Manufacturing - Materials and Process Development, Fraunhofer IGCV
Since January 2016 Georg is leading the group „Additive Manufacturing – Materials and Process Development” at Fraunhofer IGCV in Augsburg. Between 2012 and 2015 he was working with the additive manufacturing department at MTU Aero Engines AG. There he addressed the topics aerospace certification and processing of nickel-base-alloys.
CEO, Formlabs GmbH
Michael Sorkin is the managing director of Formlabs in Europe. Sorkin leads all of the EMEA operations for Formlabs, the pioneer and industry leader in professional desktop 3D printing. Sorkin sits on the advisory board of the global forum 3D Printing Association and studied international management at the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt.