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Strengthening of the management

After many years of success at Kapp Niles, Martin Kapp is retiring from the joint management of the company with Helmut Nüssle (60) as planned in the year of his 70th birthday.


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Aluminium USA 2021: The industry event for all aspects of aluminium in the United States

Aluminium USA is an industry event covering the entire value chain from upstream (mining, smelting) via midstream (casting, rolling, extrusions) to downstream (finishing, fabrication). Every two years, Aluminium USA offers a forum leading suppliers and industry professionals to come together for face to face meetings, exhibition, cutting-edge conference and educational programming and technology-based networking opportunities. Aluminium USA is the ideal event for end-users from application industries such as automotive, aerospace, construction, packaging and electrical & electronics.

Venue: Louisville, USA





Materials Week 2021: Virtual Congress & Exhibition

The Werkstoff Woche has developed into a biennial, established meeting place for the MatWerk community. This year, due to the special situation, the congress will take place in virtual format and with a modified concept as "Materials Week" from 07 to 09 September 2021.

Following the headline "Sustainability", the event will focus on six main topics:

  •     Artificial Intelligence in Materials Science
  •     Circular Materials
  •     Hydrogen - Challenges for Materials
  •     Lightweight Design with Advanced Materials
  •     Additive Manufacturing - Innovative Materials
  •     Materials for Electromobility

In the lecture program, which will be compiled individually by the coordinators of the respective topics, national and international experts will give lectures with high application relevance and material relevance. Two of these up-to-date topics will be presented per day.

Venue: digital event





eMove360° Urban Fleet Mobility Conference 2021

It presents the complete range of future-oriented and sustainable mobility solutions, from urban & mobile design, material and process solutions, automated driving and electronics to infotainment. The target group of the trade fair are developers and designers, IT experts, as well as buyers and users, such as fleet managers, decision-makers in cities, municipalities, tourist regions and service providers.

Venue: Panasonic Campus Munich, Ottobrunn, Germany





European Coating Show 2021: Adhesives, Sealants, Construction Chemicals

Aesthetic, sustainable, functional, process-proof. The demands placed on paint and coatings are growing all the time. Decision-makers and thought leaders in the coatings industry face great challenges. The European Coatings Show gives them the opportunity to meet the innovation leaders and discuss the latest developments in pigments, additives, adhesive and raw materials, intermediates for construction chemicals as well as laboratory and production equipment, testing and measuring equipment, application and environmental protection and safety work.

Venue: Nuremberg, Germany


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