Workshop  /  04. April 2017  -  05. April 2017


Coating on flexible glass

A reason to celebrate

VISION | FLEXIBLE GLASS is an international technology and networking event that focuses on research and development for ultra-thin flexible glass in both sheet-to-sheet and roll-to-roll processes at the Fraunhofer FEP.

Meet our experts and friends in a pleasant atmosphere and celebrate with us!

Preliminary Program

April 4, 2017

12:00 Registration

Session 1

13:00 Opening
Dr. Manuela Junghähnel & Dr. Nicolas Schiller, Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP[DE]
13:20 Introduction of Ultra-thin Glass, G-Leaf™
Dr. Sho Itoh, Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd. [J]
13:45 Corning® Willow® Glass: Technology and Applications
Dr. Dipak Chowdhury, Corning Incorporated [USA]
14:10 Laser processing of thin and flexible glass
Dr. Christoph Hermanns, MDI Advanced Processing GmbH [DE]
14:35 Laser processing of glass, advanced processes for micromachining of transparent materials
Dr. Arno Gillner, Fraunhofer-Institut für Lasertechnik ILT [DE]
15:00 Coffee Break

Session 2

15:30 Displays with Flexible Glass – Challenges and Solutions
Prof. Dr. Karlheinz Blankenbach, Pforzheim University [DE]
15:55 Thin glass for next generation electronic and photonic integration in printed circuit boards
Dr. Henning Schröder, Fraunhofer-Institut für Zuverlässigkeit und Mikrointegration (IZM) [DE]
16:20 Ultra-Thin-Glass - Manufacturing and Applications
Matthias Jotz, Schott AG [DE]
16:45 FOSA LabX Glass – a roll-to-roll coating system of flexible glass – review of the first 6 months of operation
Dr. Andreas Nilsson, VON ARDENNE GmbH [DE]
17:10 Walk to Technikum
17:30 Evening Event Presentation FOSA LabX
22:00 End

April 5, 2017

Session 3

09:00 Mechanical characterization of thin-glass and its correlation to PVD process parameters
Falk Naumann, Fraunhofer Center for Applied Microstructure Diagnostics (CAM) [DE]
09:25 Coating Stress in Reactively Sputtered Interference Filters
Dr. Georg Ockenfuss, VIAVI Solutions [US]
09:50 Glass Materials for Printing Technologies
Dr. Ulrike Brokmann, TU Ilmenau [DE]
10:15 Coffee Break

Session 4

10:45 Flexible Glass: An Applications Perspective
Dr. Chris Stoessl, Eastman Southwall [USA]
11:10 New Developments in Electrochromic Glass: Enhancing the Human Experience in Buildings
Eloïse Sok, SageGlass [F]
11:35 Thin Glass for Automotive Applications
Dr. Wilma Dewald, Volkswagen AG [DE]
11:55 The Window of the Future
Willem Kesteloo, Physee [NL]
12:20 Lunch Buffet

Session 5

13:20 Merck polymer wall technology for enabling free-form liquid crystal display (LCD)
Dr. Nils Greinert, Merck KGaA [DE]
13:45 OLED Lighting Production on Thin Glass
Dr. John Hamer, OLEDWorks LLC [USA]
14:10 Bridging the gap between OLED technology and human needs
Thomas Emde, emdedesign GmbH [DE]
14:35 Present Status of R2R OLED fabrication on ultra-thin Glass
Dr. Jacqueline Hauptmann, Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP [DE]
14:55 Closing Remarks
Dr. Manuela Junghähnel, Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP [DE]
15:00 Laboratory Tour