Call for Papers

Ladies and Gentlemen,

The DVS - German Welding Society and the Welding Training and Research Institute  SLV Halle GmbH invite you to participate in the

    11th International Conference Beam Technologyfrom April 10 - 11, 2019 in Halle (Saale),

the largest city in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

A goal of the conference is to inform decision makers such as welding engineers, technical designers, development and production engineers about the current results in research and development and new realizations from the practical conversion in the area of the laser and electron beam technology.

The program committee, that consists of esteemed representatives in beam research, development and application, invites you to submit abstracts by 5th October 2018. You are kindly asked to use the enclosed form.

Authors will be notified concerning acceptance of abstracts up to 30th November 2018.

Best presentations will be selected and awarded by a jury.

The conference includes a welding exhibition. Please register for the exhibition separately and ask for the conditions.

Conference topics

Industrial applications and technologies     

  • Welding 
  • Micro machining  
  • Cutting and drilling  
  • Molding
  • Evaporation  
  • Additive Manufacturing

Developments according to devices and equipments      

  • Beam sources
  • Unit concepts

 Quality assurance    

  • Material-technical and constructional aspects    
  • International standardisation activities 
  • Modelation, simulation and process monitoring    
  • Economic considerations

Education and training

Developments in Standardisation

General Information

Conference Language:  English

The following types of presentation are possible:

  • 30 minutes prestentation
  • 5 minutes elevator pitches
  • Poster presentation

The proceedings will be published.

Registration fee

Registration fee for presenters     290,00 Euro
(Regular fee  900,00 € for participants)

The registration fee includes the conference proceedings, lunches, coffee/tea breaks, come together evening, dinner evening.

Welding Exhibition

Within the scope of the welding exhibition you have the opportunity to present your products and services to interested and qualified experts. If you are interested, please let the conference office know.


Are you interested in sponsoring our event? We would be pleased to inform you about our sponsoring packages. If you are interested, please do not hesitate to inform the conference office.

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