The Smart Systems Integration, which will take place in Barcelona from 10 - 11 April 2019, takes a holistic approach to the system integration of miniaturized components. The conference focuses on user-oriented and industry-related content and demonstrates the research and development potential of smart systems worldwide.
The following highlights will be offered to the conference participants:
- Five keynote lectures by experts from internationally renowned companies and research institutions: Hewlett Packard Espanola S. L., RWTH Aachen, Fundacion Cidetec, European Commission and Delft University of Technology.
- 52 top-class lectures by international speakers from science and industry.
- A panel discussion: "Future aspects of smart integrated systems".
- Two EPoSS Special Sessions: "Smart Systems in the Future European Funding Landscape" and "Smart Systems for Energy".
- 25 poster presentations
There will also be a new event hosted by the Dresdner Smart Systems HUB: "Hardware, Software and Connectivity - enabling smart systems for various IoT applications." The session will focus on the core areas of the Smart Systems Hub - Enabling IoT: the comprehensive integration of hardware, software and connectivity (5G) as the foundation of our digital future.
Numerous exhibitors registered for the exhibition
At the accompanying exhibition, globally networked, highly specialized producers, service providers, suppliers and research institutes will present their products and solutions in the fields of micro and nanotechnologies, sensors and actuators, microelectronics, printed electronics and telecommunications technology.
Among the exhibitors are companies that are taking part for the first time, such as Centre for Process Innovation Limited, Intectiv d.o.o., ISP SYSTEM SA, as well as companies that are attending yet again, such as X-FAB MEMS Foundry GmbH, Creative Chips GmbH. Start-ups such as the Smart Systems Hub are also among the exhibitors.
New this year is the "Speakers Special", which enables first-time speakers of the conference to present their company with a table-top area. Participating companies so far are CEA-Léti, Micro Systems Technologies Management AG and Europractice.
Time for networking – the supporting program 2019
An extensive supporting program will accompany the event. During a pre-conference field trip to Hewlett-Packard's R&D Centre, participants can learn more about innovations in 3D and 4-D printing technologies.
On the evening of the first day of the conference, the traditional Conference Dinner will take place in the "Palau Requesens", a medieval Gothic palace in the old city of Barcelona. During this dinner, which offers space for networking and exchange, the Best Paper and Best Poster winners of the SSI 18 will be awarded.
Conference registration is possible at smartsystemsintegration.com/registration. Early booking prices are valid until 28.02.2019. The complete conference program and further information can be found at smartsystemsintegration.com.
About Mesago Messe Frankfurt
Mesago, founded in 1982 and located in Stuttgart, specializes in exhibitions and conferences on various topics of technology. The company belongs to the Messe Frankfurt Group. Mesago operates internationally and is not tied to a specific venue. With 140 members of staff Mesago organizes events for the benefit of more than 3,300 exhibitors and over 110,000 trade visitors, conference delegates and speakers from all over the world. Numerous trade associations, publishing houses, scientific institutes and universities work with Mesago closely as advisers, co-organizers and partners. (mesago.com)
Background information on Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, conference and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. With more than 2,500* employees at 30 locations, the company generates annual sales of around €715* million. Thanks to its far-reaching ties with the relevant sectors and to its international sales network, the Group looks after the business interests of its customers effectively. A comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. With its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent). For more information, please visit our website at: www.messefrankfurt.com
*preliminary figures 2018