Fraunhofer IZM

TRUST THE LINE: Competitiveness through trust - Sustainable Tool- & Supply Chain

From a thematic point of view, the production line was all about sustainability and particularly highlighted those aspects of assembly production that are related to the ecological footprint. In the area of conflict between resource efficiency and competitiveness, this technical lecture is dedicated to the topic of how sustainable AVT technologies and processes are.

And shows what criteria that a modern production line should fulfill in terms of sustainability and resource conservation.



Ulf Oestermann
Fraunhofer IZM

Ulf Oestermann is an engineer for microsystems technology and works at the Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM. His main areas of expertise are project acquisition, project management AVT, SMT and the organization of the "Future Packaging" exhibition booth. He is a business unit developer and is responsible for the establishment and operation of the special laboratory for prototype development "Start-a-Factory".


  • Assembly techniques
  • Components and modules
  • Placement machines and assembly stations