Last update:  September 12, 2019
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Final Speaker Program

September 24
08:15Registration Opens

Fritz Bircher, iPrint Institute; Swiss ePrint 2019 General Chair

Chair: Fritz Bircher, iPrint Institute

Henning Sirringhaus
Department of Physics, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Printable Organic Transistors For Applications In Flexible Electronics
10:15Coffee & POSTERS & Exhibition Visit
10:45 - 12:00Materials
Chair: Nenad Marjanović, CSEM
10:45Sergii Yakunin, ETH Zürich, Empa, Switzerland
Micro-printed unicolour metal halide perovskite quantum dots as radiative-lifetime-encoded security tags decipherable by time-of-flight cameras
11:05Maria Stewart, Plastics Innovation Competence Center (PICC), Fribourg, Switzerland
Novel Bio-based Polymers: Changing the Plastics Paradigm
11:25Laszlo Sajti, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
Ultrapure nano-inks for high performance printed electronic applications
11:45Exhibitor Pitches
12:00Lunch & Posters / Exhibition Visit
Chair: Yaroslav Romanyuk, Empa

Ari Alastalo
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Printed electronics processing and applications in memory devices and TFTs

14:30Poster Session with refreshments

For this dedicated poster session, refreshments will be served in the poster area, located near the welcome desk.

16:00 - 17:15Devices and Systems
Chair: Fritz Bircher, iPrint Institute
16:00Michael Greenish, TactoTek, Finland
Merging Form and Function with Injection Molded Structural Electronics
16:20Edgar Dörsam, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Printing Science and Technology, Germany
Understanding the Pattern Formation in the Flexographic Ink Splitting Process
16:40Jasmin Aghassi-Hagmann, Offenburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany; Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Printable Low Power Circuits based on Metal Oxides

17:00Exhibitor Pitches
17:15Adjourn for the day
19:00Aperitif & Gutenberg Museum Tour
20:00Conference Dinner at Salle Grenette, in old Town of Fribourg
Announcement of Poster Prize Winners
September 25
Chair: Nenad Marjanović, CSEM

Thomas D. Anthopoulos, Division of Physical Sciences & Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), KAUST Solar Centre, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Printed radio-frequency electronics for the Internet of Things device ecosystem
9:15 - 10:20 Processing Tools and Technologies
Chair: Sören Fricke, CSEM
9:15Kurt Schroder, Novacentrix, USA
The Role of Designed-In Sensing and Calibration for Photonic Curing
9:35Jakob Heier, Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Switzerland
From ink formulations to printed hybrid devices
9:55David Sessoms, Optomec, Inc., USA
Low temperature processing of conformal printed sensors and antenna
10:15Exhibitor Pitches
NSM Norbert Schläfli AG
10:25Coffee & POSTERS & Exhibition Visit
11:00 - 12:10Functional 3-D Printing
Chair: Jürgen Brugger, EPFL
11:00Christoph Moser, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Laboratory of Applied Photonics Devices, Switzerland
Volumetric 3D printing of elastomeric parts
11:20André Studart, ETHZ, Switzerland
3D Printing of Biologically-inspired Materials
11:40Sébastien Lani, CSEM SA, Switzerland
3D printing with embedded functionalities
12:00Exhibitor Pitch
12:10Lunch, Exhibition & POSTER SESSION
Chair: Yaroslav Romanyuk, Empa

Herbert Shea
Soft Transducers Laboratory, EPFL, Switzerland

Elastomer-Based Actuators for Wearables Haptics and Soft Robotics

14:45 - 15:40Emerging and Enabling
Chair: Fritz Bircher, iPrint Institute
14:45Dave Barwick, CPI, United Kingdom
State of the Art Roll-to-Roll Inkjet Printing at CPI
15:05Patrick Barkowski, INURU, Germany
Fully ink-jet printed, air stable OLEDs for signage & packaging applications
15:25Roseline Nussbaumer, Institute iPrint, School of Engineering and Architecture Fribourg, member of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland (HES-SO).
Multi-Nozzle Inkjet and its Potential for the Industrialization of Bioprinting
15:40Closing remarks, next edition announcement.
16:00Farewell drink & reception