Conferences / Meetings / Workshops

The Fraunhofer IWS regularly organizes different workshops, conferences and events to keep you up to date with the latest developments and novelties in the area of laser technology and surface treatment.


»Materials and Quality Assurance« (VGB Event)

May 23–24, 2019, Fraunhofer IWS Dresden


8th International Summer School "Trends and new developments in Laser Technology"

August 26–30, 2019, Fraunhofer IWS Dresden


Workshop "Advanced porous materials for Industry: Metal Organic Frameworks, porous Polymers and beyond"

October 31, 2019, Paris, France



Workshop "Carbon Electrode Materials"

November 18, 2019, Dresden

Workshop "Lithium Metal Anodes: Processing and Integration in (Solid-State) Batteries"

November 19, 2019, Dresden


International Laser Symposium & International Symposium »Tailored Joining« 2020

February 11–12, 2020, International Congress Center Dresden


For the last events you can order the proceedings as download version or a CD-ROM containing the presentation slides of the workshop with the recorded sound of the speakers. Furthermore, the CD-ROM provides interesting insights into the technologies and working areas of our institute.