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This is what you can expect on 11 May at the conference “Testing Tomorrow. Today.” on the occasion of our 30th company anniversary.

Conference programme

Parking: Applus+ IMA Dresden, Am Lagerplatz 4, 01099 Dresden google-map-Link

Event location: njumii- The event center, Am Lagerplatz 7, 01099 Dresden


  • 11:00 – 12:00 am           Registration and Welcomebuffet
  • 12:00 – 02:00 pm           Welcome and expert presentations
  • 02:00 – 02:45 pm           Lunchbuffet
  • 03:00 – 05:00 pm           Visits to the “industrial site” location *
  • 05:30 pm                         Departure shuttle service


Expert presentations:


  • From test planning to test report
    Structural testing, measurement runs and strength assessments on the new Dresden tramway
    M.o.E. Walter Hartung (Team Leader Structural Testing of Rail Vehicles)
    Dipl-Ing. Gerd Striegler (Project Engineer Measurement and Control Technology)
    Dr.-Ing. Tom Schiemann (Department Manager Simulation and Strength Testing)


  • Material meeting of the generations in modern bridge construction
    Using the example of the CFRP bridge in Herne
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jens Ridzewski (Business Development Manager)
    Dipl.-Ing. Hendrik Romisch (Project Engineer Construction Products Testing)


  • Digital integration of test and material data in the certification process
    Dipl.-Inf. Michael Just (Department Manager Information Systems)
    Dr.-Ing. Tom Schiemann (Department Manager Simulation and Strength Assessment)
    Dr.-Ing. Gundis Grumbt (Project Engineer Materials Testing Metals)


  • Are we still living in the Bronze Age
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Roland Rennert (Senior Technical Expert Simulation and Strength Assessment)


Strength Slam with Elevator Pitches


  • Making an Impact
    Validation of impact loaded surgical instruments
    Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Brensing (Project Engineer Medical Device Testing)


  • Test before Take-off
    Static load testing on the Ariane 6 launcher
    Dipl.-Ing. Jens Hornschuh (Team Leader Structural Testing Aerospace)


  • Gas networks and gas equipment – challenges in the use of hydrogen
    Dipl.-Ing. Heiko Below (Department Manager Pipe Systems and Construction Products)


  • From testing to material card – automation from order to result
    MBA, M.SC. Linda Klepsch (Managing Director Wiam GmbH)
    Dipl.-Inf. Michael Just (Department Manager Information Systems)


  • E-Mobility – Solutions for OEMs and suppliers
    Dipl.-Ing. Christian Hammer (Department Manager Environmental Simulation)


  • The key role of composites in tomorrow’s technologies
    Dipl.-Ing. André Tost (Department Manager Materials Testing Plastics and Composites)


Note: The conference programme will be held in German.
The translation into English will be done by your personal A+ IMA project contact.

*You will gain an insight into our testing world: pipe and pipe system testing, medical device testing,
electrical durability testing, environmental simulation, rail vehicle testing, automotive testing.


Evening event

Event location: Castle Albrechtsberg, Bautzner Str. 130, 01099 Dresden google-map-Link


  • 06:00 pm                         Reception at Castle Albrechtsberg
  • 07:00 – 08:30 pm            Buffet
  • 08:45 pm                         Entertainment programme
  • 10:00 pm                         Departure shuttle 1 (target: Pirnaischer Platz/Wilsdruffer Straße)
  • 12:00 pm                         Departure shuttle 2 (target: Pirnaischer Platz/Wilsdruffer Straße)