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MAI Carbon - Composites United e.V. (CU)

Location 1
SIGMA Park, ITA Institute
Werner-von-Siemens-Straße 6
86159 Augsburg
Halle 15, Personeneingang B

Location 2
Fraunhofer IGCV
Am Technologiezentrum 2
86159 Augsburg

Location 3
MAI Carbon
Am Technologiezentrum 5
86159 Augsburg


The leading-edge cluster MAI Carbon of Composites United e.V. (CU) is the Bavarian division of the CU and was established in 2012 as part of the BMBF's leading-edge cluster funding programme and is still funded today by the Bavarian State Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy. Since then, MAI Carbon has developed into an internationally renowned network with a focus on multi-material lightweight construction and fibre composite technology and brings together around 110 members from various industries. Through its intensive activities in the field of research and development, MAI Carbon and its partners have succeeded in developing the region into a globally visible driver of innovation. Other important fields of activity are internationalisation, education, marketing and public relations work for the members.


Further update to the programme

A location 3 was added and the order was changed slightly.

Location 1
09:00 Departure from in front of the main entrance of the Westin Grand Munich Hotel
10:00 Welcoming
10:05 ITA Augsburg
Prof. Mesut Cetin (CEO of ITA Augsburg)
11:05 Transfer to location 2
Location 2
11:15 Fraunhofer Institute for Casting, Composite and Processing Technology (IGCV)
Leonie Weiblen (Recycling Department)
Location 3
12:15 Walk to location 3 (TZA Augsburg)
12:20 Lunch & Learn: Leading-Edge Cluster MAI Carbon and Eco-System Augsburg
Sven Blanck (MAI Carbon)
13:00 Travel back to Munich
14:30 Arrival at Westin Grand Munich Hotel

Travel time: approx. 60 minutes
Distance: approx. 90 km
Directions: Map [pdf-file]

A bus to Munich Central Station and the airport (MUC) will depart at 15:00 from in front of the main entrance of The Westin Grand Munich Hotel.