FVA conferences focus on trends and key technologies. International experts share the latest research findings and experiences from industrial practice.

BEARING WORLD - International Bearing Conference

5 - 6 July 2022 in Würzburg, Germany

BEARING WORLD focuses on all aspects of rolling and plain bearings. The goal is to promote the exchange of knowledge and experience between universities and engineers who are responsible for the design, development, manufacture, assembly, and maintenance of bearings.

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E-MOTIVE - Expert Forum on Electric Vehicle Drives and E-Mobility

21 - 22 September 2022 in Wolfsburg, Germany

Forward-looking trends and key technologies for electric drives are the focus of the E-MOTIVE expert forum. Top speakers from the E-MOTIVE Innovation Network present the latest research and industry experience. This interactive event serves as a link between university research and the industry, connecting experts and specialists across the field of electric mobility to promote direct dialogue.

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Aachen Conference on Gear Production

9 - 10 November 2022 - Aachen, Germany

The goal of the Aachen Conference on Gear Production is to promote the exchange of knowledge and experience between engineers who are involved in or responsible for the design, development, production, assembly, logistics, and operation of gear drives. The individual technical presentations offer both manufacturers of machines and components as well as users with practical experience the opportunity to share their knowledge. The Aachen Conference on Gear Production is a cooperation of the Machine Tool Laboratory WZL of RWTH Aachen University and the Forschungsvereinigung Antriebstechnik e.V. (FVA).

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Hybrid and Energy-Efficient Drives for Mobile Machines

28 February, 2023 in Karlsruhe

Electric, hydraulic, and hybrid systems and machines will take center stage at the 9th symposium on “Hybrid and Energy-Efficient Drives for Mobile Machines.” The presentations and accompanying trade exhibition will focus on options for increasing the efficiency of hydraulic and electro-hydraulic components along with novel drive and storage technologies.

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CWD 2023 and DSEC 2023

21-22 March, 2023 in Aachen

CWD 2023 offers a holistic view of the electromechanical drive train of wind turbines as well as detailed insights into subsystems such as the gearbox and bearings.

DSEC 2023 builds on the scope of the well-established ATK: for the first time, the conference will focus on virtual development using systems engineering methods in addition to the classic topics of drive technology and machine elements.

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18-19 April, 2023 in Düsseldorf

Increasing sustainability, ecological, and geopolitical demands create new challenges for tribologists and lubrication experts. These non-technical functionalities along with the traditional premium properties of lubricants and tribological systems create new technology requirements. The 1st Nextlub International Conference on Tribology and Sustainable Lubrication – organized by FVA, GfT, and UNITI – aims to promote innovative technologies and close knowledge gaps.

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