The 2017 Edition of the ICIT&APT Conference is Behind Us

The ICIT&APT conference (International Conference on Industrial Tools and Advanced Processing Technologies) again proved that it is a well-established and prominent event covering the ever important topics of industrial tools and production technologies. TECOS – Slovenian Tool and Die Development Centre has been organizing it biennially since 1997. The last, jubilee 10th edition of the conference, ICIT & APT 2017, again took place in lovely Ljubljana in the conference centre of Hotel Union from 24 to 26 April 2017.

We Hosted Many Distinguished Experts

A number of world-renowned scientists and researchers took the floor at the conference from many worldwide established institutions, including Technische Universität Dortmund, Politecnico di Torino, Autodesk, Inc, University of Trento, Polytechnical University of Madrid, Vienna University of Technology, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, University of Miskolc, Technische Universität Chemnitz Fraunhofer, Technische Universität Dresden and others.

Industry 4.0 Was the Key

The 2017 conference was focused on most recent advances in the production technologies that are being incorporated by the industry - where new renaissance, the 4th industrial revolution, is transforming current production plants to the next level: INDUSTRY 4.0 - the Factories of the Future. These words that are embracing one of the major and most important changes in the way that we produce things were in the centre of the debate.

A Big Thank You!

In the end the organizers would like to express a big thank you to all of the participants. It is them who made the conference a success!

You are invited to take a look at the picture gallery with some moments caught from the conference.

Looking forward to seeing you in Slovenia on the next edition of the conference!

Prof. dr.-ing. habil. Rolf Zenker:

Thermal Surface Treatment, Joining and Additive Manufacturing using High Energy Electron Beam

Prof. dr.-ing. habil. Rolf Zenker

Professional Qualifications:

  • 1972-1977 Scientific assistent
  • 1975 Doctoral degree (Dr.-Ing.)
  • 1977-1989 Senior researcher, scientific secretary
  • 1984 Qualification to teach at universities ...

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Conference Successfully Closed

published on 24th May, 2017

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