10 - 12 September, 2019
Munich Marriott Hotel, München, Germany

Agenda Day 1

Morning Session

8:40 am - 8:50 am Opening remarks by the conference chairman of the day

Prof. Dr. Eckart Hoene, Chief Expert Power electronics at Fraunhofer IZM

Prof. Dr. Eckart Hoene

Chief Expert Power electronics
Fraunhofer IZM

8:50 am - 9:30 am Opportunities for power electronics by packaging and integration

Prof. Dr. Eckart Hoene, Chief Expert Power electronics at Fraunhofer IZM

Prof. Dr. Eckart Hoene

Chief Expert Power electronics
Fraunhofer IZM

Prof. Dr. Eckart Hoene, Chief Expert Power electronics at Fraunhofer IZM

Prof. Dr. Eckart Hoene

Chief Expert Power electronics
Fraunhofer IZM

Dr. Peter Barrass, Engineering Director at BorgWarner Power Drive Systems

Dr. Peter Barrass

Engineering Director
BorgWarner Power Drive Systems

Dr. Martin Rittner, Senior Expert Power Electronics Assembly and Interconnection Technologies at Robert Bosch GmbH

Dr. Martin Rittner

Senior Expert Power Electronics Assembly and Interconnection Technologies
Robert Bosch GmbH

Dr. Christian Felgemacher, Field Application Engineer at ROHM Semiconductor Europe

Dr. Christian Felgemacher

Field Application Engineer
ROHM Semiconductor Europe

10:10 am - 10:40 am Speed Networking

10:40 am - 11:10 am Morning coffee break

11:10 am - 11:50 am Supermini to Super Car - Optimizing cost-performance for EV traction systems

Chris White, Engineering Manager, Power Device Division at Hitachi Europe

Chris White

Engineering Manager, Power Device Division
Hitachi Europe

11:50 am - 12:30 pm The advantages and pitfalls of Silicon Carbide power semiconductors in

Dr. Peter Barrass, Engineering Director at BorgWarner Power Drive Systems

Dr. Peter Barrass

Engineering Director
BorgWarner Power Drive Systems

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Networking luncheon

Afternoon Session

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm Power modules for fast switching GaN – new results from the EU public funded project ‘InRel-NPower’

Dr. Martin Rittner, Senior Expert Power Electronics Assembly and Interconnection Technologies at Robert Bosch GmbH

Dr. Martin Rittner

Senior Expert Power Electronics Assembly and Interconnection Technologies
Robert Bosch GmbH

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm New power electronics enable compact, cool and efficient xEV power train inverters

Elijah Bunin, Technical Sales & Marketing Manager at VisIC Technologies

Elijah Bunin

Technical Sales & Marketing Manager
VisIC Technologies

3:20 pm - 4:00 pm Miniaturization of EV power electronics using GaN devices

Nikolas Bauer, Predevelopment EV at BMW Group

Nikolas Bauer

Predevelopment EV
BMW Group

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Afternoon coffee break

Afternoon Session 2

4:30 pm - 5:10 pm Tackling the challenges of electric vehicle fast charging

Pradip Chatterjee, Senior Staff Engineer at Infineon Technologies

Pradip Chatterjee

Senior Staff Engineer
Infineon Technologies

5:10 pm - 5:20 pm Closing remarks by the conference chairman of the day, Prof. Dr. Eckart Hoene