5th Workgroup Meeting “Product Cost Benchmarking”

Product Cost Benchmarking Collage


Interactive Video Conference


February 2nd, 2022 | 13:00-15:40h


Scope of this Meeting

In this meeting we are going to recap the last component “automotive rear seat back” and follow-up with cost on thermoset concepts and sustainability analysis. We are looking forward to impulses from 9Tlabs on additive manufacturing of medical applications and insights from Össur, a leading manufacturer of orthopedic technology on knee braces.



13:00 Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Kai Fischer | Aachen Center for integrative Lightweight Production – AZL
13:10 Interactive Questionnaire on Potential Next Components
13:30 Rear Seat Back – Concept Analysis 
Warden Schijve & Fabian Becker | AZL Aachen GmbH
13:45 Rear Seat Back – Cost- and Exemplary Sustainability Analysis
Markus Breiing | Conbility GmbH
14:00 Networking Session
14:30 Impulses

  • Serial Production Through Additive Manufacturing of High Performance Parts for Medical Applications | 9T Labs | Yannick Willemin
  • Knee Ligament Braces: Market Size & Requirements in Germany | Össur | Thomas Habermann
14:50 Introduction Next Part: Knee Brace
Warden Schijve & Fabian Becker | AZL Aachen GmbH
15:25 Discussion on Potential Next Components
15:40 End of meeting

Please find details on previous Workgroup Meetings in our Current Activities of the AZL Partner-Section.

The participation is exclusively for AZL partners and as an integral part of the AZL partnership free of charge.

Registration for AZL Partner Companies

AZL Partner Companies can register for this workgroup as usual via Meet2Connect.