electronica 2018

November 13-16, 2018


Breaking all records – Smart into the future: #ele18 Final Day

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker Addressing key topics of electronics – Record numbers at exhibitors, visitors, area electronica 2018 –… more


Innovation, disruption, and that certain spirit of electronics business: #ele18 Day 3

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker Electronics for intelligent medicine: electronica Medical Electronics Conference Today premiered the electronica Medical Electronics Conference (International… more


Shared expertise at electronica 2018 conferences, Discovery Stage: #ele18 Day 2

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker The 2018 edition of electronica (#ele18) is hosting, besides the exhibition, 4 conferences in 5 days! Bringing comprehensive, state-of-the-art… more


electronica 2018 opens doors – Rifkin keynote, CEO Round Table: #ele18 Day 1

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker The world’s leading trade fair and conference for electronics, electronica 2018, has began in Munich…. more


electronica 2018 Pre-Day: All eyes on Automotive at eAC

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker Before electronica 2018 will start on Tuesday, November 13, the electronica Automotive Conference (eAC) has… more


Wireless Congress – Afif Osseiran (Ericsson)

15 years of wireless experience. In 2004 the Wireless Congress: Systems & Applications started in parallel to electronica. Today the… more


Obsolescence management: strategies for a long product life

An increasing number of electronic components are discontinued after just a short time and thus become obsolete. Non-availability of spare… more


Micro loudspeaker: Hi-fi on 4 x 4 millimeters

In the past, the loudspeakers for in-ear headphones and hearing aids didn’t exactly shine with regard to their hi fidelity… more


New materials for medical electronics

Polyurethane circuit boards, implant coatings made from green lacewing silk, or 3D printed polymers containing magnets: How new base materials,… more


Connected healthcare: Medical wearables

They have long since established themselves in the fitness industry and are now conquering medicine: Wearables have the potential to… more


Pharmaceuticals from the 3D printer

From additively manufactured orphan drugs to polypills and printed mini pharmaceutical factories: 3D printing opens up new paths in the… more


Fall alarms in nursing home 4.0

Older people who live on their own can be at risk. Severe injuries or unconsciousness as a result of falling… more


Cobots: Human-machine teamwork

They not only carry out programmed processes, but also respond to people: Collaborative robots (Cobots) with efficient sensors open up… more


Wireless charging: Electricity from the air

The Qi standard has won the wireless charging race. Wireless charging is increasingly found in entertainment and medical electronics, electromobility,… more


Printed electronics as the perfect complement to semiconductors and co

How can printed and conventional electronics be combined to achieve best results in functionality and application? These questions and more… more


The Machine Network: LTE NarrowBand IoT (NB-IoT)

According to mobile communication providers, narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) will play a key role in the industrial and consumer-oriented Internet of… more


Parking with 12 neurons

You don’t always need a hundred layers filled with several tens of thousands of neurons to seem “intelligent.” New approaches… more


AI chips: artificial intelligence “at the edge”

Dedicated AI chips take machine learning from the cloud directly on to devices. Even newcomers, such as automobile manufacturers and… more


The Top Tech Trends 2019

Every year starting in fall, analyst firms try to predict the near future. Gartner is the first this year to… more


electronica Trend Index 2018 – Consumers’ thoughts on AI, robots, and digital security

81% of consumers all around the world would like “electronic devices of the future” to make their lives easier. However,… more


LTE-V2X: “Automobile” direct communication on trial

Traffic networking promises more safety, more energy efficiency, and fewer emissions. To do this, the first commercial technology connects automobiles… more


Impact – Developer Communities live at Electronica

Millions of technology innovators and developers worldwide use online communities to present their projects, business ideas and discuss everything around… more


Lab-on-a-Chip: Mega analyses in micro spaces

A lab-on-a-chip (LoC) is a microfluidic analysis system that combines various laboratory diagnostics methods on a single component that is… more


More cash for European startups

The latest EY Startup Barometer shows that there is more capital and more funding available for young companies on the… more


Medical electronics: Healthier with sensors

From quantum sensors to sensor pills that you swallow to soft sensors that can be printed on gummy bears: new… more