Opening Session


S. Ihlenfeldt, Institute of Machine Tools and Control Engineering, TU Dresden


G. Rödel, Vice-rector for Research, TU Dresden
D. Billington, Executive Director, EUSPEN
R. Franke, Director, City of Dresden, Office of Economic Development


Cognitive supported production systems – Drivers and Chances
R. Neugebauer, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V.

Thermo-energetic design of machine tools
C. Brecher, CRC/TR 96