EPIC Workshop on Beam Shaping technologies for Laser Material Processing

29 June 2017

Laser World of Photonics, Munich, Germany

Sponsored by



The purpose of this workshop is to bring together new concepts in laser beam shaping for industrial applications, and discuss with users on the different application fields the current unmet needs and the existing solutions.

Target audience: laser manufacturers, system integrators, and companies using lasers in manufacturing/material processing applications.

9am: Welcome/coffee

9:30 Welcome by EPIC
9:40 KEYNOTE Presentation: Laser beam shaping for Industrial Applications, Jean-François Morizur, CEO, CAILABS (confirmed)
10:10 Unmet needs for beam shaping in automotive manufacturing, Pablo Romero, AIMEN
10:30 Fast beam oscillation as dynamic beam shaping for high power laser metal processing, Andreas Wetzig, Fraunhofer IWS
10:50 Beam shaping for processing of transparent materials, Sergejus Orlovas, Workshop of Photonics
11:10 Infrared imaging systems for laser processes for the Industry 4.0, Rodrigo Linares, New Infrared Technologies

11:30 – 11.50 Coffee Break

11:50 Aspheric solutions for high precision beam shaping, Alexander W. Zschäbitz, CEO, Asphericon
12:10 Direct laser interference patterning as an innovative technique for laser micro structuring, Benjamin Krupop, Fraunhofer IWS
12:30 Passive beam shaping utilizing Gaussian to flat-top converters and its applications in material microprocessing, Gediminas Raciukaitis, Center for Physical Sciences and Technology

12:50 Discussion and action points

13:00 End of Workshop


The workshop will take place in Conference Room B 22 at Messe München during LASER World of PHOTONICS.

Munich Trade Fair
Messegelände West
Conference room B22
81823 München Germany

The workshop venue is the conference room B22 at the Munich International Trade Fair during LASER World of PHOTONICS 2017.

For more information on how to get there, please see: www.world-of-photonics.com


Registration fee is 70,00€ (excl. VAT) . For EPIC members or companies invited by CAILabs a discounted fee of 50,00€ (excl. VAT) applies.

Please note: All cancellations should be received in writing before or on Friday 23 June 2017. In case of cancellation or for any further questions please contact Carmen Ferrari, Events and Marketing Manager at EPIC.

Fields marked with an * are required