Programme of the 11th IFK in Aachen


Symposium 19 March, 2018

On Monday, 19 March 2018 the IFK begins with an international symposium providing a basis for fundamentals and interactive demonstrations. The symposium will take place at  Eurogress in Aachen. The Symposium language is English. You may only attend the symposium in connection with the conference.

Opening Event 19 March, 2018

On 19 March, 2018 an informal opening event will take place in the foyer of the Eurogress. Trade fair and conference office will be open as well. Conference papers can be picked up if not already done so during the symposium.

Conference 20 to 21 March, 2018

The conference on Tuesday 20 March and Wednesday 21 March 2018 will be held in the Eurogress in Aachen. The lectures will be given in English or German (with English subtitles) language.

Conference Banquet 20 March, 2018

The conference banquet is scheduled for Tuesday evening, 20 March 2018, in the Coronation Hall of the Aachen town hall. A rich banquet accompanied by the traditional entertainment programme performed by the IFAS staff promises a memorable social event.

Anniversary Celebrations 21 March, 2018

On Wednesday afternoon, 21 March 2018, the celebrations to the 50th anniversary of Fluid Power and the IHP/IFAS begin at Eurogress. Afterwards all participants and guests are invited to visit the anniversary party at "Depot Talstraße" with snacks and free beer.

Excursion 22 to 23 March, 2018

After the conference, there will be a two days excursion to some companies and places of technical interest.

Cultural Programme

For accompanying persons there will be a cultural programme during the conference.