Senior Manager Rapid Technologies, MATU Aero Engines AG
DR. KARL-HEINZ DUSEL is heading the Rapid Technologies group which is responsible for the production of special parts, reverse engineering and additive manufacturing technologies.
Educated at the Technical University of Munich he obtained his PhD from the University of Stuttgart. After two years at Daimler Research & Technology he joined MTU Aero Engines in 2000.
General Manager DACH, Stratasys GmbH
WOLFGANG KOCHAN has a longterm IT and printing management experience. In his last position he took more than 15 years the responsibility for the Digital Printing area Indigo as well as Highspeed Inkjet at Hewlett Packard. Since Juli 2015 Wolfgang Kochan is managing the Region DACH as General Manager for Stratasys.
Bart Van der Schueren
Executive Vice President, Materialise NV
BART VAN DER SCHUEREN joined Materialise in 1995, having obtained a PhD in Metal Selective Laser Sintering. Over the years, his dedication has overseen the growth of Materialise’s service bureau into one of Europe’s most prominent Additive Manufacturing facilities. Today as Executive Vice President, Bart focuses on production, engineering services and software development.
VP Head of Plant Varel / Bremen, Premium AEROTEC GmbH
GERD WEBER was appointed Head of Premium AEROTEC´s Plants Varel and Bremen in 2013. Today he is also responsible for all Additive Manufacturing related activities in entire Premium AEROTEC. Following a master degree in automotive engineering he joined Airbus Group in 2003 and has hold numerous management positions in Engineering and Manufacturing.
Director Business Development Aerospace, SLM Solutions GmbH
DAVID WILCKENS started his career as a management consultant with the P3 Group. He joined SLM Solutions GmbH as Director of Business Development Aerospace in 2014. David holds a B. Sc. In General Engineering Science and a Diploma (M.Sc.) in Mechanical Engineering from Hamburg University of Technology.
CTO, Bionic Production GmbH
ERIC WYCISK joined Bionic Production GmbH as a founding member and CTO in Feb. 2016 having 8 years of experience in additive manufacturing for aircraft applications and writing his PhD thesis on "Fatigue Properties of Additive Manufactured Ti64". As CTO, he is responsible for the qualification and certification of the additive processes for aerospace and medical applications.