Teilnehmer:in 2024

Nehmen Sie am 24. und 25. September 2024 an den Aachener Karosserietagen teil. Die internationale Veranstaltung für Expert:innen auf dem Gebiet der Karosserieentwicklung sowie der Material- und Produktionstechnologie findet bereits zum 17. Mal in Aachen statt und bildet ein etabliertes Forum für den fachlichen Austausch.


Participant 2024

Take part in the Aachen Body Engineering Days on September 24th and 25th, 2024. The international event for experts in the field of body development as well as material and production technology will take place for the 17th time in Aachen and is an established forum for professional exchange.

 The registration phase has begun, secure your ticket now.

 Buy your ticket now!


Directions

Shuttle-Service

As an exclusive service of our event, we offer all participants a free shuttle service to transport you to the event location or to your hotel. For journeys from or to the hotel, please register in advance with the shuttle service coordination, which you will find at the registration desk.

 Venue

The Aachen Bodywork Days will take place in Das Liebig, Liebigstraße 19, 52070 Aachen.

Experience the Aachen Body Engineering Days in the great modern charm near the city center and enjoy the professional exchange in the unique ambience of Aachen's industrial culture.

 Arrival via public transport

From Aachen city center, you can take bus lines 11 and 21 to the Liebigstraße stop.

 Arrival via car

Aachen is reachable from Düsseldorf via the A44 and from Cologne via the A4. Both motorways meet the A544 at the Aachen junction. Follow the A544 in the direction of Europlatz, take the “AC Rothe Erde” exit. Turn right onto Prager Ring. At the second traffic light, turn left into "Grüner Weg". At the next possibility, turn left into Liebigstrasse. After approx. 200 m turn right onto the site. The main path leads directly to the DAS LIEBIG building. There are free parking spaces here.

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Take a look at the program 2023

Program 2024

24

Sep 2024

#TitleSpeaker(s)Time
1 Welcome and Introduction Prof. Dr. Peter Urban
Vice Director of Institute for Automotive Engineering
RWTH Aachen University
09:00am
2keynote

Type Classification System - Influence of Body Design and Repairability on Cost of Ownership

Dr. Christian Sahr
AZT | Allianz Center for Technology
09:30am

3BIW Exhibit

Lucid Air Body Structures - Energy absorption through hot formed aluminum side structure

Dr. James Hawkins
Lucid Motors

 

10:00am

  Coffee Break 10:30am
4 The Volkswagen ID.7 Tourer

Christian Schwering & Stefan Hagen
Volkswagen

11:00am
5 The Mini BEV

Philipp Kroell
BMW Group

11:30am
6BIW Exhibit

The Volvo EX90

Niclas Bentzen & Dr. Sandeep Shetty
Volvo Cars
12:00pm
  Lunch Break   12:30pm
7 The Porsche Macan EV

Alexander Schünemann & Ignasi Selga
Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG

02:00pm
8BIW Exhibit Li MEGA, Create a Mobile Home, Create Happiness tbd
Li Auto
02:30pm
9 Development of a Full Vehicle Structure for an L4 Shuttle

Volkan Karayaka
ZF Mobility Solutions

03:00pm
  Coffee Break 03:30pm
10 STILFOLD - A tool-less industrial method for free forming sheet metal

Tue Beijer
STILRIDE Sweden AB

Markus Buckner
Outokumpu

04:00pm

11 Market Entry of Chinese Players in Europe – Momentum for Mega Castings?

Christian Harter
fka GmbH

04:30pm

  Traditional Evening Event and Networking  

07:00pm

25

Sep 2024

#TitleSpeaker(s)Time
12 Technical Design for Circular Economy

Mike Herbig
Audi AG

09:00am
13 Sub-system Evaluation Methods for Body A-Pillar Structure

Eric Boettcher
Honda USA

09:30am
14 Exploration of "Cell-To-Vehicle" Architecture: Impact of Different Levels of Integration

Nabil Menegady
ArcelorMittal

10:00am
  Coffee break   10:30am
15

Aluminium Lightweight Study on Porsche Taycan BIW

Alexander Gaida
Alumobility

Kai Zielke 
Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG

11:00am
16

Developments in Mechanical Fastening for Using Large Aluminium Castings in Car Bodies

Dr. Paul Briskham
Atlas Copco

11:30am
17 Crash Safety & Lightweight Using Hot Forming

Marc Schweizer
fischer group

12:00pm
18 Resistance Spot Welding for High-Gauge Aluminium

Sylvain Beucher
ARO Welding Technologies

12:30pm
  Lunch break   01:00pm
19 Mubea Tailored Products – Function and Cost-Efficient Automotive Solutions

Torben Wilks
Mubea

02:00pm
20 Saving Body Shop Complexity Using Steel by Reduction in Number of Components

Thomas Böttcher
ThyssenKrupp

02:30pm
21 CR1900T-MB-UC – Modelling and Potential Analysis Using the Example of a Porsche B-Pillar

Dr. Matthias Schneider
Salzgitter Mannesmann Forschung GmbH

03:00pm
22 Automotive Grade Alloys for Extruded Aluminium Components

Alexis Skubich
Hydro Extrusions

03:30pm
  Summary 04:00pm


Stay informed

Our newsletter on the Aachen Body Engineering Days provides you with all important information about the event. Even before the event you will receive the program and be informed in good time about all relevant deadlines. After the event, we will continue to keep you up to date with all details about the next Aachen Body Engineering Days. Please register now.

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Impressions

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Contact

If you have any questions, suggestions or requests, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirt. Ing. Roland Wohlecker
+49 241 8861 191
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