productronica innovation award

Exhibitors participating in productronica 2023 had the chance to present their companies at a forum that is unique the world over. For the fifth time, productronica together with “productronic” magazine presented the “productronica innovation award.” The award honors the most innovative new products and manufacturing techniques in six categories.

The winners of the productronica innovation award 2023!

AP&S International GmbH

Winner 2023 in the Semiconductors Cluster with "NexAStep".

ASYS Group

Winner 2023 in the Future Markets Cluster with "Performance Monitor".

budatec GmbH

Winner 2023 in the Inspection & Quality Cluster with "Heat Flow Test System HFTS320".

Frisimos Ltd

Winner 2023 in the Cables, Coils & Hybrids Cluster with "Fully automated Modular line for cable to connector assembly".

smartTec GmbH

Winner 2023 in the SMT Cluster with "smartProLog".

SUSS MicroTec

Winner 2023 in the PCB & EMS Cluster, with "SUSS JETxSM24".

The jury

All submitted applications were reviewed and evaluated by a panel of highly qualified and competent industry experts.

Panel members 2023:

  • PCB & EMS Cluster:
    Dr. Andrej Novikov (Uni Rostock)
  • SMT Cluster:
    Dr. Maik Hampicke (Fraunhofer IZM)
  • Inspection & Quality Cluster:
    Helge Schimanski
    (Fraunhofer-Institut für Siliziumtechnologie ISIT)
  • Semiconductors Cluster:
    Prof. Dr. Lothar Pfitzner (Uni Erlangen)
  • Cables, Coils & Hybrids Cluster:
    Sebastian Glatz (ZVEI)
  • Future Production Cluster:
    Dr. Sandra Engle (VDMA)

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