Partnering Event 14-1

IraSME - We Fund Innovation

Successful Partnering in Chemnitz

February 10, 2014    12:00-17:30    CORNET and EraSME Partnering Event

Facilitating project partner search for the upcoming calls for proposals with deadline end of March 2014 and September 2014.


12:00    Registration and refreshments
13:00    Welcome to Fraunhofer IWU Chemnitz by Dr. Michael Kuhl
13:15    Welcome and Programme presentation EraSME
13:30    Programme presentation CORNET

13:45 First round of elevator pitch presentations

Carsten Keller              Fraunhofer IWU        CAR BODY FIXTURES
Shape momory polymer based contact faces for flexible car body fixtures

Christian Hannemann   Fraunhofer IWU        Metal Foam
Open porous die casted metal foam

David Hausner              Plastics Cluster         Organisation Profile
Presentation of the Czech Plastics Cluster

Dominic Kovalcik            Autoclastr                Organisation Profile
Activities – Success stories – Further development of the Czech Automotive Cluster

Enrico Franz                 Fraunhofer IWU        Organisation Profile
Presentation of the department for Production Management

Erwin Lowasz               UPT                           Organisation Profile
Presentation of the University Politehnica Timišoara

Dieter Weise                 Fraunhofer IWU       Project Idea + Organisation Profile
Presentation of the department for Sheet Metal Forming and a project idea about incremental sheet metal forming

Jean-Yves Escabasse    PTS                          Organisation Profile
Presentation of the R&D expertise of the Papiertechnische Stiftung (research center for paper industry)

14:45 Who's who, introduction round and networking break

15:30 Second round of elevator pitch presentations

Wolfgang Meyer            Beckmann Institue  Organisation Profile
Introduction to the BECKMANN-INSTITUT für Technologieentwicklung e. V.

Michael Müller                PFI                          Organisation Profile
Presentation of the fields of activity of the Prüf- und Forschungsinstitut Pirmasens e.V.

Claus Atzenbeck            IIS                          Organisation Profile
Presentation of the Institute of Information Systems Hof University

Additional presentation not in the event

Marek Babuska              LENAM                   Organisation Profile
Presentation of LENAM s.r.o. as a service company for industrial technical devellopment

Meeting Venue

Fraunhofer IWU
Reichenhainer Straße 88
09126 Chemnitz

Contact info

+49 (0)30 48163 493

AiF Projekt GmbH
Tschaikowskistraße 49
13156 Berlin - Germany

Information on our partner network CORNET: If you are an association and your SME members have a common R&D question that needs to be solved by research-centres or universities? You may benefit from the transnational funding opportunities the CORNET network can offer, as it links national and regional funding programmes for collective research to promote cooperation between SME associations and research organisations across Europe: