Past events


Nürn­berg. From June 27-28, 2018, Bay­ern Inno­va­tiv will orga­ni­se the inter­na­tio­nal con­gress „MatX 2018”. The focus of this con­gress lies on mate­ri­al inno­va­tions.

The ever­y­day life in our modern socie­ty would not be pos­si­ble wit­hout high tech mate­ri­als. Snea­kers, mobi­les, cars or wind tur­bi­nes – we find mate­ri­als ever­y­whe­re. New tech­no­lo­gies rap­di­ly chan­ge the way how mate­ri­als will be pro­du­ced in the future.

Experts are invi­ted for the inter­na­tio­nal Con­fe­rence “MatX 2018” to exami­ne this new machi­ne age, to dis­cuss com­po­si­tes for future mobi­li­ty, to pre­sent the pro­gress in addi­ti­ve manu­fac­tu­ring and to show novel con­cepts for mate­ri­al recy­cling and app­li­ca­ti­on of rene­wa­ble resour­ces.

On the first day the Bava­ri­an Rese­arch and Inno­va­ti­on Agen­cy will be the­re to pre­sent an over­view of its com­pre­hen­si­ve ser­vice an con­sul­ting port­fo­lio for your inno­va­ti­ve material-project ide­as.

Enjoy new for­mats to think out­si­de the box.


June 27 -28, 2018


Nürn­berg Mes­se

Fur­t­her infor­ma­ti­on on the event can be found here.


Chris­ti­na Bein­lich
Bay­ern Inno­va­tiv GmbH
Event orga­ni­sa­ti­on
Pho­ne: +49 (0)911 20671-172

23-25 November 2016

3rd International Congress „Next Generation Solar Energy meets Nanotechnology”

Copy­right: Fotolia/agvisuell/Scanrail

Erlan­gen. From Novem­ber 23-25, 2016, Bay­ern Inno­va­tiv will orga­ni­se the con­gress „Next Genera­ti­on Solar Ener­gy meets Nano­tech­no­lo­gy”. The focus of this con­gress lies on cross-linking at an ear­ly sta­ge world-class sci­ence and busi­ness in the area of next genera­ti­on ener­gy to fur­ther enhan­ce tech­no­lo­gi­cal and com­mer­ci­al exploi­ta­ti­on.

The con­gress will offer an excel­lent oppor­tu­ni­ty to learn about latest deve­lop­ments in the field of next genera­ti­on ener­gy, essen­ti­al­ly pho­to­vol­taics. In addi­ti­on, the pro­ject asso­cia­ti­on UMWELT­na­no­TECH will pre­sent their results. The asso­cia­ti­on aimed to deve­lop envi­ron­ment­al­ly safe app­li­ca­ti­ons for orga­nic pho­to­vol­taics (OPV), ener­gy sto­rage devices, and ther­moelec­trics.

In the con­text of 15 slots the fol­lo­wing topics will be dis­cus­sed:

  1. OPV (mate­ri­als, devices, mul­ti­junc­tions, pro­ces­sing)
  2. Perovs­ki­te (mate­ri­als, devices, pro­ces­sing)
  3. Next Genera­ti­on Con­cepts (Up & Down Con­ver­si­on, inter­band con­ver­si­on, hot car­ri­er rela­xa­ti­on, TT Har­ve­s­ting, …)
  4. Solution-processed quan­tum dots, col­lo­idal and nano­st­ruc­tu­red “Solar Ener­gy Har­ve­s­ting”
  5. High and low T “Solar Water Split­ting”
  6. Ener­gy sto­rage devices and ther­moelec­tri­ci­ty

Con­gress par­ti­ci­pants will bene­fit from gre­at net­wor­king oppor­tu­nities and can find new part­ners from sci­ence or indus­try for their pro­jec­ts.

At its stand, the Bava­ri­an Rese­arch and Inno­va­ti­on Agen­cy will give insights into dif­fe­rent solar energy-related rese­arch fun­ding pro­gram­mes of the EU, Ger­ma­ny and Bava­ria. In addi­ti­on to that, the Agen­cy will deli­ver infor­ma­ti­on on its ser­vice port­fo­lio ran­ging from sup­port in the app­li­ca­ti­on pro­cess and inter­na­tio­nal part­ne­ring to tech­no­lo­gy trans­fer and patent exploi­ta­ti­on.


Novem­ber 23 -25, 2016


Heinrich-Lades-Halle, Rat­haus­platz 1, 91052 Erlan­gen

Fur­ther infor­ma­ti­on on the event can be found here.


Janet Gro­ve
Bava­ri­an Rese­arch Alli­an­ce
Event Manage­ment
Pho­ne: +49 (0)89 9901888-107