June 8th 2016 Print the programme MMT Tech Days companies
8:30Welcome, registration and picture session
9:00Introduction by Pierre GANDEL - Chief Executive Officer of Sonceboz SA and Stéphane BIWERSI, Chief Operating Officer of Moving Magnet Technologies SA
9:30Eaton Srl - Nicola ANDRISANI, Engineering Manager Advanced Valvetrain
“Eaton Engine Air Management Product Development in the field of Variable Valve Lift with Electromechanical Actuation”
10:00Moving Magnet Technologies S.A. - Antoine DELAPORTE, R&D Engineer - Direct Drive Actuator
“Compact dual pin bistable direct drive actuator for Variable Valve Actuation”
10:30Networking session
11:00Coffee break
11:30Valeo Powertrain Systems - Sébastien POTTEAU, Innovation manager for Powertrain Business group
“Vehicle electrical network development from 12V to 48V”
12:00Hochschule Darmstadt - University of Applied Sciences
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
- Prof. Dr. Carsten ZAHOUT-HEIL, Competence Center Smart Building Infrastructure Systems
“Im_Mobility @ Live Wire - Challenges in the Fusion of Automotive, House and Energy”
12:30Lunch break
14:00Kolektor Magnet Technology GmbH - Dr. Boris SAJE, Application Engineering
“Alternative (Rare Earth free) hard magnetic materials – review 2011 – 2015”
14:30Renault - François BOUFFAUD, Automated transmission shifting mechanism expert
“Actuator in Automated gearbox: A system Approach”
15:00Valeo Powertrain Systems - Julien CHICOT, Team leader innovation for Powertrain Business group & Pascal MAUREL, System Department Manager for Transmission system product group
“Advanced clutch by wire functions : from Coasting to autonomous vehicle”
15:30Coffee break and networking
16:15Sonceboz Automotive - Antoine FOUCAUT, R&D Manager Emission Control
“Vacuum is past! Electrical on-demand actuation for emission reduction in engine applications”
16:45Cedrat - Dr. Abdessamed SOUALMI, Application Engineer
“Coupled magnetic and vibro-acoustic analysis for noise reduction of electric rotating machines”
17:15Conclusions day 1
18:30Bus transfer to the evening event


June 9th 2016
8:30Deckers Mobility Consulting - Roger DECKERS, CEO & Owner
“Powertrain development trends – The value chain will pick up the gauntlet”
09:00Hutchinson Research Center - Jean-Pierre BRETAUDEAU, International Research & Partnership Manager
“NVH Comfort & Energy Efficiency”
09:30Moving Magnet Technologies S.A. - Tobias TAUFER, Senior R&D Engineer - Electric Motor
“Unique Brushless Motor Technology for Ultra-compact Actuators”
10:00Coffee break and networking
10:30EBM-Papst St. Georgen GmbH - Michael SCHMITZ, Director Central R&D
“Development of a Compact Magnetic Gear Box for Small Drives”
11:00Aperam Alloys Imphy - Thierry WAECKERLE, Magnetic Material Manager
“Functional alloys for automotive powertrain applications – focus on high power density material solutions”
11:30Sonceboz Automotive - Bastiaan TIMMERS, Director Automotive Division
“A robust solution for the future”
12:00End of the conference - Conclusions
12:15Lunch break
13:45Bus transfer to MMT
Visit of MMT and demonstration of some applications in our laboratories
15:30Bus transfer to the hotel or the railway station