“AKL – International Laser Technology Congress.”
Aachen, Germany | May 4-6, 2022
From May 4 to 6, 2022, laser manufacturers and users from various industries will meet for the 13th time at the “AKL – International Laser Technology Congress.” Prof. Constantin Häfner, director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT, is pleased to welcome the laser community live in Aachen for AKL’22, particularly since the congress had to be postponed due to the pandemic. 85 speakers bring participants up to date on the current status and trends in laser technology in production. At the AKL'22, the latest findings of applied research as well as pioneering achievements from industry will be presented and discussed. The topics range from productivity increases in additive manufacturing and AI-supported laser systems to the networking of digital process chains for the smart production of tomorrow.