9th Fraunhofer Symposium in Sendai

The 9th Fraunhofer Symposium takes place October 31st, 2013 in Sendai. It is commonly organized by Fraunhofer ENAS, the Fraunhofer Representative Office Japan and the city Sendai.

2.00p.m. Greeting/Welcome from Sendai City
Dr. Lorenz Granrath  (Fraunhofer Representative Office, Tokyo)
Mr. Yukimoto Itoh  (Vice Mayor of Sendai)
Mr. Takeshi Nakane (Japanese ambassador in Germany)r>

Cerebrating the fruitful collaboration between FhG and Tohoku University
Prof. Satomi, President of the Tohoku University Sendai, Sendai, Japan


The role of micro and nano systems research in the context of strategic research focus of the Technische Universität Chemnitz
Prof. van Zyl, Rector of Technical University Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany

2.40p.m. Mathematical impact on smart designs of materials.
activities at AIMR

Prof. Motoko Kotani (Director of WPI-AIMR, Tohoku University)

Smart Systems for resource efficient innovations
Prof. Gessner, Director of Fraunhofer ENAS, Chemnitz, Germany

3.35p.m. break

Advanced Systemintegration Technologies – Indispensable Precondition for High Performance Electronic Products
Prof. Lang, Fraunhofer IZM, Berlin, Germany


New Concepts for the Design of Reliable Microelectronic Systems
Prof. Heuberger, Director of Fraunhofer IIS, Erlangen, Germany


Piezoelectric Devices based on MEMS Technology
Prof. Tanaka, Tohoku University Sendai, Japan


Manufacturing of Microstructured and Functional Surfaces
Prof.  Schubert, Fraunhofer IWU, Chemnitz, Germany

6.10p.m. reception