Presentations, round tables and discussions on current and future market and technology topics—that's what the productronica forums have to offer. Thematically broad, technically deep, highly competent and international.

productronica Forum
PCB & EMS Speakers Corner
Innovation Forum
World Ethical Electronics Forum (WEEF)

The productronica Forum

The focus is on trends and game changers for the SMT industry—from Industry 4.0 to artificial intelligence. Find out about the future of measuring and testing technology and quality assurance. Get the latest news about automation, robotics and manpower efficiency. With numerous presentations and discussions as well as exciting award ceremonies.

Where: Hall A1

The PCB & EMS Speakers Corner

In addition to current market trends and future technology trends, digitization and transformation are key focus areas of the Speakers Corner. The topics will be printed circuit boards and circuit carrier manufacturing, hybrid component manufacturing, automation and artificial intelligence, but also environmental aspects, clean room technology and traceability options.

Where: Hall B3


The Innovation Forum

Find out more about current topics in the Innovation Forum in a thematically wide-ranging lecture programme, from semiconductor production machines and inspection solutions to quantum technology and electromobility.

Where: Hall B2, Stand 441


World Ethical Electronics Forum (WEEF)

WEEF 2021 will give electronics industry thought leaders a platform to speak about key ethics-related topics. Moderators Johann Wiesböck and Stuart Cording will engage professional engineers, influential makers, politicians, academics, and high-tech executives interested in talking about a wide range of topics.


Welcome by Don Akkermans, Stuart Cording & Johann Wiesböck

Lectures, interviews, Q&A sessions, discussions, and video inserts on-site & online from exciting speakers:

  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Heinemann, FOM
  • Dr. Paula Palade, Jaguar Land Rover
  • Amir Sherman, Edge Impulse
  • Alfred Poor, The Health Tech Futurist
  • Margot Cooijmans, Philips Foundation
  • Dirk Akemann, SEGGER
  • Günter Lauber, ASM Asembly Systems
  • Felix Plitzko, Aisler
  • Dr. Carsten Emde, OSADL
  • Markus Brenner, brematronic
  • Johannes Brenner, Leuchtturm-Unternehmen

Expert Panel

  • Margot Cooijmans, Philips Foundation
  • Dirk Stans, Eurocircuits
  • Priscilla Haring-Kuipers

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Where: productronica Forum in hall A1

When: Thursday, November 18, 2021, from 14:00 till 18:00