Programme - Day 2 - Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Morning Sessions

Session 3 - Body Structure and e-Mobility I

Chairman: Michael Aumüller
AMAG Austria Metall GmbH
12:30 Lunch
Room: Düsseldorf
   
09:00-09:30 Battery frames for electric vehicles – benefits with aluminium extrusions
Jonas Bjuhr, Sapa Extrusion Europe, Tournefeuille, France
09:30 - 10:00 High-performance crash alloys and crash management solutions for lightweighting programs
Herve RIBES, Constellium, France
10:00 - 10:30 Contributions to the implementation of Electric Mobility with Aluminium
Andreas Kleine, TRIMET Automotive Holding GmbH, Essen, Germany
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Analysis Of Impact Factors On Crash Performance Of High Strength 6082 Alloys Consider Microstructure And Small Modifications Of The Profile Geometry
Andreas Schiffl, Hammerer Aluminium Industries Extrusion GmbH, Ransfofen, Austria
11:30 - 12:00 Friction stir welding in e-mobility applications
Axel Meyer, RIFTEC GmbH, Geesthacht, Germany
12:00-12:30 Strategies for the implementation of innovative aluminum structures in the car body
Marc Reinstettel / Lars Maaß – BMW Group, Munich, Germany

Status: June 2017, Subject to change without prior notice.

Session 4 - Processes and Joining Technologies I

Chairman: Gerson Meschut
LWF, Universität Paderborn
12:30 Lunch
Room: Peking
   
09:00-09:30 Additive Manufacturing at OTTO FUCHS – status quo and future challenges
Frank Meiners, OTTO FUCHS KG, Meinerzhagen, Germany
09:30 - 10:00 Correlation between welding time and electrode wear for resistance spot welding of aluminum alloys
Markus Tuchtfeld, Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg, Germany
10:00 - 10:30 Cryogenic formability of aluminium alloys for automotive applications
Belinda Gruber, Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Leoben, Austria
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Composite extrusion of profiles for automotive applications under industrial conditions
André Schulze, Institute of Forming Technology and Lightweight Components, TU Dortmund, Germany
11:30 - 12:00 Sustainable Source Using and Minimization of the Environmental Effects in Aluminum Sheet Production
Ali Ulus, Teknik Alüminyum A.Ş.,Istanbul, Turkey
12:00-12:30 Aluminum on the move – demands placed on a state-of -the-art floater furnace faci l ity for automotive grade material
Carl – August Preimesberger, EBNER Industrieofenbau GmbH, Leonding, Austria

Status: June 2017, Subject to change without prior notice.

Afternoon Sessions

Session 5 - Body Structure and e-Mobility II

Chairman: Herve Ribes
Constellium
17:00 End of Event
Room: Düsseldorf
   
13:30-14:00 Energy-efficient lightweight material processes for e-mobility applications
Amir M Horr, LKR, Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
14:00-14:30 Tribological engineering for automotive body sheet applications
Henk-Jan Brinkman, Hydro Aluminium Rolled Products GmbH, Bonn, Germany
14:30-15:00 Aluminium manufacturing parameters via in-situ analysis of precipitation and dissolution processes
Olaf Kessler, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
15:00 Coffee break
15:30-16:00 How far can a BEV (battery electric vehicle) go … OR … how to attack the “Reichweitenangst”
Lothar Löchte, Erbslöh Aluminium GmbH, Germany
16:00-16:30 Opportunities for aluminium extrusions in the ‘ideal truck’
Lars-Inge Arwidson, Sapa Extrusions Europe, Sweden
16:30-17:00 5xxx series aluminium alloys for automotive applications
Paul Ebenberger, Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Austria

Status: July 2015, Subject to change without prior notice.

Session 6 - Processes and Joining Technologies II

Chairman: Hartmut Janssen
Hydro Aluminium
17:00 End of Event
Room: Peking
   
13:30-14:00 Process development for mechanical joining of 7xxx series aluminum alloys
Mathias Jäckel, Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology, Dresden, Germany
14:00-14:30 Formability of aluminium alloys to steel using friction stir welding with a newly developed type of weld joint
Phuc Lanh Nguyen, University of Stuttgart, Institute for Metal Forming Technology, Stuttgart, Germany
14:30-15:00 Changing times in the aluminum heat treatment process - Minimizing costs and CO2 emissions through the introduction of the mobile and modular rental systems
Markus Belte, ATC ALUVATION Technology Center Paderborn GmbH, Paderborn, Germany
15:00 Coffee break
15:30-16:00 Friction spot welding of high strength aluminium alloys with and without additional
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Christopher Schmal, Laboratory for Materials and Joining Technology (LWF) University of Paderborn, Germany
16:00-16:30 Virtual Modeling of High Strenght Aluminum Forming at Elevated Temperatures
Michael Machhammer, AP&T AB, Ulricehamn, Sweden
16:30-17:00 RUSAL products for automotive weigh reduction
Dmitriy.Ryabov, RUSAl, Moscow, Russia

Status: June 2017, Subject to change without prior notice.

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Organiser

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As the representative of the aluminium industry, GDA strives to maintain an open dialogue with the general public in order that customers and consumers have a more transparent view and better understanding of aluminium and the products of its member companies. To this end there is a continual exchange of experience and ideas within the association; this ensures that the interests of all member companies are represented effectively.

GDA and its specialist trade associations have made it their job to represent the common interests of all of their members and thus the whole sector in all areas of the economy relating to aluminium. This involves the collection and processing of market information and planned legislation at national and international level. In addition, the association carries out media and public relations work for its member companies.

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