25th International Dresden Lightweight Symposium 2022

  • DATE / TIME:
    2022/06/30    09:00 - 2022/07/01    15:10
    Dresden, Germany

    Organiser: Institute of Lightweight Engineering and Polymer Technology (ILK)


    Plenary Morning Session, 30 June 2022, 9.00 AM – 10.45 AM

    • Prof. Niels Modler, Institute of Lightweight Engineering and Polymer Technology (ILK)
    • Prof. Ursula M. Staudinger, TU Dresden
    • Thomas Kralinski, Saxon State Minister for Economic Affairs, Labour and Transport
    • Prof. Edeltraud Guenther, UNU-FLORES
    • Dr Thomas Becker, BMW Group
    • Dr Peter Wehle, Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd & Co KG

    The full list of speakers can be found in the Symposium programme here.

    The 25th International Dresden Lightweight Symposium 2022 is all about forward-looking socio-eco-technological ideas and innovations that implement the triad of human-technology-environment in an exemplary manner. “Neutral lightweight construction – ways to a world in balance” – is this year’s motto, which unites the technical and overview lectures to provide you with new approaches and concrete ideas for actions in the sense of neutral lightweight construction.

    During the inaugural session of the two-day symposium, Prof. Guenther will outline why accounting for sustainability is paying off in her speech entitled “Corporate Social Responsibility as an Organisational Task for Controlling” (30 June 2022, 9.30 AM – 9.55 AM).


    The two-day International Dresden Lightweight Symposium is an annual event It examines how economic drivers can be used as catalysts for environmental protection and future resource conservation.

    Relevant Website:
    ILK Institute Website
    Event website


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