Sponsors 2020

EDAG is an independent engineering service provider working for the global automotive industry. The company has a global network of some 60 branches at the world's major automobile centres to serve leading (inter)national vehicle manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers. EDAG also offers complementary engineering services in the vehicle engineering, electrics/electronics production plant development segments.

ESI Group is a global player for industrial transformation. Its approach of Product Performance Lifecycle™ Management, focusing on the performance of products and industrial productivity, is implemented in three key stages of the product life: concept, manufacturing, and usage. Thanks to the mastering of simulation techniques and the unique know-how in physics of materials, the Group suggests virtual prototyping solutions, reducing or eliminating the need for physical tests. Present in more than 40 countries and in the major industrial sectors, ESI employs 1200 specialists of high expertise. Listed in compartment B of Euronext Paris, the Group invested 30% of its turnover of its 139M Euros in 2018 on R&D.

GAMING ENGINEERING ist der neue Player, der sich auf die Entwicklung und Herstellung innovativer Befestigungssysteme spezialisiert hat. Das Unternehmen konzentriert sich auf die Entwicklung von Lösungen, die an die neuen Erwartungen der Automobilindustrie angepasst sind. Das Unternehmen entwickelt Montagelösungen aus mehreren Materialien, mit denen Automobilhersteller ihre Gewichtsreduzierungsziele mit einer einzigartigen Montagetechnologie erreichen können, und das auf bestehenden BIW Linien mit Punktschweißanlage.

Saint Jean Industries is an innovative company, worldwide established, specialized in the engineering and manufacturing of chassis / suspension, structural / BIW, braking and powertrain components and subassemblies for the automotive markets. Its headquarter is based in Belleville-en-Beaujolais (France) with plants in Germany, Croatia, Spain, U.S.A., and China. www.st-ji.com

KRAIBURG TPE is a global manufacturer of market and customer-oriented Thermoplastic Elastomers. These TPEs are used in various applications, especially in automotive engineering.

nTopology creates engineering solutions using advanced computational methods for designing high performance products. We help engineers make the most efficient and effective parts possible.

Its great innovativeness has gained Reichenbacher Hamuel GmbH a worldwide reputation as a manufacturer of first-class CNC-machining centres. At the Dörfles-Esbach location 5-axes lines are developed and produced, which are up to most stringent safety standards and are used in aircraft construction, the automotive industry, shipbuilding and rail vehicle construction, as well as in the woodworking industry or by manufacturers of components made from aluminium, plastic materials or composites. All these lines perfect working processes, such as milling, drilling and sawing, while aiming at finding the “best-fit-solution” for the specific customer.

Simufact Engineering, part of Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division, is a global operating software company providing process simulation solutions and services to manufacturing industries. Learn more at simufact.com.