Fairs, conferences and events

online / 16.5.2022

Jour Fixe of CU West

Topic: »More efficiency through automation, digital twins and machine learning?« Discussion led by: Dr. Miro Duhovic, Leibniz Institute for Composite Materials


17.05.2022 / Mainz

9. Medtech Rhineland-Palatinate


Fair / 11. – 13.5.2022

ees Europe

The ees Europe is the exhibition for batteries and energy storage systems on the continent. Under the motto »Innovating energy storage«, the annual event brings together manufacturers, dealers, project developers, system integrators, professional users and suppliers.


Udine, Italien, Conference / 18.5. – 19.5.2022


Attendees at the conference will gain insight into how key players in the global automotive industry are currently using simulation and driving simulators to accelerate new vehicle development. 


digital fair / 19.5.2022

Fraunhofer Career Fair@Home

Entry and development opportunities as well as job offers at Fraunhofer


Conference / 29.5.2022 – 2.6.2022

ISC High Performance 2022

The ISC High Performance is the largest community meeting in Europe for High Performance Computing, Machine Learning and Data Analytics. Some of our experts will also be there and contribute to the program with an exhibition booth (booth J908). 



Workshop / Kaiserslautern / 31.05. – 01.06.2022

10th International Workshop on Terahertz Technology and Applications

In 2022, the Terahertz Workshop of Fraunhofer ITWM will again offer everyone the opportunity to exchange knowledge and experience in the field of terahertz technology. 2022 it will take place for the 10th time.

Fair / 30.05 – 02.06.2022

Hannover Messe 2022

From Kaiserslautern's research environment, the TU Kaiserslautern and the Hochschule Kaiserslautern, the start-up network IDEENWALD, the DFKI, and the Fraunhofer IESE will present themselves at the Hannover Messe.



Oslo, Kongress / 5.6. – 9.6.2022

Eccomas Kongress 2022

The main objective of the regular congress is to provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of the latest developments in scientific computing in engineering.


Online event / 13.6.2022

Integrata Akademie Public

The Integrata Foundation is organizing a series of online lectures with experts from inside and outside the foundation in order to talk about current developments in artificial intelligence and related issues. ITWM Institute Director Prof. Dr. Anita Schöbel and Dr. Henrike Stepahni will give a presentation.


Hybrid Symposium / 15.06.2022

Symposium »Handbook Digital Farming - Digital Transformation for Sustainable Agriculture«

On the occasion of the publication of the Springer book »Handbook Digital Farming - Digital Transformation for Sustainable Agriculture«, Fraunhofer IESE is hosting a half-day hybrid symposium with presentations by the authors.


Exclusive Conversation / 15.06.2022

Book a Scientist

If you don't ask, you stay stupid - as Sesame Street already knew. »Book a Scientist« gives you the chance to spend 25 minutes exclusively and in private with an expert from the Leibniz Association and ask everything you've always wanted to know about your favorite topic.

Dr. Jens Schlimbach from  Leibniz-Institut für Verbundwerkstoffe will be on hand to talk about »Additive Manufacturing with Composite Materials«.


Virtual Conference / 21.06.2022

»Fahrzeug Umwelt Mensch«

The Offene Digitalisierungsallianz Pfalz invites all interested parties to the virtual conference around the development of digital solutions in the field of interaction between vehicle, environment and human. Experts from the TU Kaiserslautern as well as from the Department of Mathematics for Vehicle Development at Fraunhofer ITWM contribute to the program with exciting insights into research.


Fair / 21.06. – 24.06.2022

TechTextil 2022

At TechTextil 2022 in Frankfurt am Main, international exhibitors will present the entire spectrum of technical textiles, functional apparel textiles and textile technologies. This year, our experts will again be on site with a wide range of offers on modeling, simulation and optimization of technical textiles.


Fraunhofer ITWM, DVM/SF2M-Workshop / 22. – 23.6.2022

BigData Approaches for Fatigue Assessment

ITWM expert Michael Burger will give a presentation on Data Based Estimation of Vehicle Loads Quantities at this workshop.

The workshop is dedicated to promoting the exchange between French and German experts in the field of structural longevity.

Fair / 21. – 23.06.2022

embedded world Conference 2022

Whether it's the safety of electronic systems, distributed intelligence, the Internet of Things or e-mobility and energy efficiency - the embedded world trade fair lets you experience the whole world of embedded systems.

Fair / 21. – 23.06.2022

E-World energy&water

E-world energy & water is the industry meeting place for the European energy industry. The topics of E-world 2022 are innovative solutions for the energy supply of the future - from generation, transport and storage to trading, efficiency and green technologies.


Digital Event / 24.6.2022

Digitaltag 2022

No matter in which areas of our lives – digitization is profoundly changing our everyday and professional lives. Everyone must be enabled to move confidently and securely, self-assuredly and self-determinedly in the digital world. Therefore, we are offering a workshop on the topic of »AI Minilab - Machine Learning Algorithms to Try Out« on the nationwide Digitaltag.


Lausanne, Switzerland, Conference / 26.6.-30.06.2022

20. European Conference on Composite Materials

The 20th European Conference on Composite Materials brings together participants from academia and industry with a common interest in composite materials. M.Sc. Nicola Magino from the department »Flow and Material Simulation« of Fraunhofer ITWM will be present with a presentation.


Porto, Portugal / Congress / 26.06. – 29.06.2022

27th Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics

The European Society of Biomechanics organises an annual international scientific conference to share the latest research in the field of biomechanics and provide a forum for discussion. Experts from the division »Mathematics for Vehicle Development« of Fraunhofer ITWM contribute to the programme with exciting insights into our research. 


Information Event of the TU Kaiserslautern / 2.7.2022

Tag der Mathematik 2022

The Day of Mathematics is an information event of the Department of Mathematics at TU Kaiserslautern, which is primarily aimed at students of secondary schools of all grades as well as accompanying teachers and parents, but also at students. 


Hanau and online, Conference / 5.7. – 6.7.2022

Automotive CAE Grand Challenge

The Automotive CAE Grand Challenge promotes the exchange between companies, science and software development to solve these challenges. Some of our experts will be on site and give some exciting presentations.


Kaiserslautern / 7.7.2022

Simulation-Based Validation Workshop

In this workshop, current research work will be presented, which deals with the topic of virtual validation and especially considers safety as a property. Furthermore, interesting developments from standardization and currently used approaches from industry will be presented. In addition, upcoming challenges will be discussed in working groups and solutions will be exchanged.


Kaiserslautern / 18.7.2022

Virtual Engineering Day

The event focuses on early validation of complex system functions and new architecture concepts.

In an exchange with experts from industry and practice-oriented research, you can get to know and discuss current challenges and solutions for virtual engineering.


Fair / 19. 7 – 21.7.2022

KIT Career Fair 2022

Job search made easy: This year's virtual Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Career Fair will feature many companies presenting their entry-level opportunities and career paths. You have the chance to get to know 6 Fraunhofer institutes better.  Fraunhofer ITWM will also be present at a virtual booth.


Kaiserslautern, Panel Discussion / 20.7.2022

What Rules Do We Want for AI in Europe?

Dr. Henrike Stephani, the deputy head of the »Image Processing« department of Fraunhofer ITWM, will take part in the panel discussion of  Offene Digitalisierungsallianz Pfalz on »What Rules Do We Want for AI in Europe?« in her capacity as the AI pilot speaker for Rhineland-Palatinate and provide support with her expertise.

Loeben, Österreich / 20.07. – 22.07.2022

5th International Conference Hybrid 2022 Materials and Structures

Lecture of Dipl.-Ing. Stefan Weidmann from Leibniz-Institut für Verbundwerkstoffe: »In-line quality assurance and process control in fully automated welding processes«

Loeben, Österreich / 20.07. – 22.07.2022

23. Symposium Verbundwerkstoffe und Werkstoffverbunde

At the 23. Symposium Verbundwerkstoffe und Werkstoffverbunde three colleagues of Leibniz-Institut für Verbundwerkstoffe will be giving presentations.

Jan-Eric Semar, M.Sc.: »Entwicklung einer modularen, forschungstauglichen RTM-Injektionsanlage für in-situ polymerisierende Thermoplaste«

Dipl.-Ing. Benedikt Bergmann: »Novel process for the filament winding«

Alexander Nuhn, M.Sc.: »Gesamtheitliche Optimierung einer hybriden Koppelstange«


22.07.2022/ Kaiserslautern

5. Young Researchers Symposium 2022

The Young Researchers Symposium 2022 brings science from PhD students from Kaiserslautern and Landau to the point. Short and crisp, instead of boring and dry!

Reykjavík, Conference / 25.7 – 29. 7.2022

SciCADE 2022

SciCADE, the International Conference on Scientific Computing and Differential Equations, is a biennial meeting dedicated to scientific computing using numerical methods. An expert from the division »Mathematics for Vehicle Engineering« of Fraunhofer ITWM, Urs Baumgart, will be on site to give a presentation on »Optimal Traffic Control«.

13.-15.09.2022/ Kaiserslautern

7th International Commercial Vehicle Technology Symposium Kaiserslautern

Technology Day / 14.09.2022

Technology Day »Technology Center Thermoplastic Composites (TTC)«

At the Technology Day of the Leibniz-Instituts für Verbundwerkstoffe, you can expect exciting presentations on ultrafast tape laying, pressing technology, hybrid component manufacturing, advanced X-ray processes, and quasi-static and short-term dynamic mechanical material characterization - all on site in the IVW laboratories.

Archive 2021

Here you can find all known exhibitions, conferences, workshops or other events with experts of the Performance Center from 2021.

Archive 2020

Here you can find all known exhibitions, conferences, workshops or other events with experts of the Performance Center from 2020.

Archive 2019

Here you can find all known exhibitions, conferences, workshops or other events with experts of the Performance Center from 2019.

Archive 2018

Here you can find all known exhibitions, conferences, workshops or other events with experts of the Performance Center from 2018.

Archive 2017

Here you can find all known exhibitions, conferences, workshops or other events with experts of the Performance Center from 2017.