About the speakers
Peter B. Meier
Vice President Industry 4.0
Factory Automation & Test Systems, Electronics Development & Digital Products, ABB Power Grids Switzerland Ltd, Semiconductors Lenzburg Switzerland
In 2001, Peter B. Meier joined ABB and has held various technical and management positions over the last 18 years. With many years of experience as a production engineer, he assumed responsibility for operational planning and control at ABB Power Grids Switzerland AG Semiconductors in 2014, including a group of production engineers. This team focused on material flow, the operational production system and all aspects of lean manufacturing.
As a member of the management board, the topic of Industry 4.0 is thus represented at a strategic level and ensures the long-term connection of novel topics of digitization and Industry 4.0 with existing strategies and operational systems.
Business Unit Manager Industry of the Future, CETIM Mulhouse, France
Has a degree of Engineer ICAM, ten years of experience in the automation industry and seven years at CETIM. Industrialization Processes in assembly lines and Industry of the future are his main activities.
Dr. med. Philipp Brantner
Kaderarzt kardiale und thorakale Diagnostik / Co-Leiter 3D Print Lab, Universitätsspital Basel
Study of human medicine 2002 - 2009 - University of Freiburg i. Br./Germany
Specialist training in radiology and fellowship in cardiothoracic diagnostics at University Hospital of Basel and KSBL Bruderholz
Currently, attending physician at the Clinic for Radiology and Nuclear Medicine with focus on body imaging
Co-Head of the 3D PrintLab since its foundation in 2016
Research interests: 3D printing, 3D visualization and workflow optimization
3D-Druck ist ein generatives Fertigungsverfahren, das in der Medizin rapide an Bedeutung gewinnt. Im Bereich der Personalisierten Medizin spielt 3D-Druck bereits eine grosse Rolle.
Philipp Brantner ist Mitglied des Editorial Board der Fachzeitschrift «3D Printing in Medicine». Das renommierte internationale Journal hatte Brantner aufgrund seiner Expertise zum klinischen Einsatz des 3D-Drucks angefragt.
Manager and authorized officer at Steinhaus Informationssysteme GmbH Waldbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Has studied at the Karlsruher Institute of Technology KIT. Co-Founder and chairman of the board of Audials AG. This company was founded in 1998 and is today one of the leading Entertainment Solution company with millions of users worldwide. In 2002 he joined the family business (Industry 4.0 since 40 years) of Steinhaus Informationssysteme GmbH. He is shareholder, authorized officer and responsible for Marketing and Sales.