electronica 2018 smart electronics

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

electronica 2018 Welcome On Board

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

electronica 2018 For the Inspired

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

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

Impression from electronica Automotive Conference 2018 (eAC)

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


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


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


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

electronica Trend Index 2018

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


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


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


Vehicle to grid: electric cars as electricity suppliers

There is a great deal of skepticism as regards vehicle to grid concepts. However, approaches designed to extend the working… more


Intelligent light for cars: multipixel LED, flexible OLED and lasers

Engineers are developing new light technologies for cars all the time. The aim is to come up with headlights that… more


Smart sensors for the Internet of Things

MEMS multisensors, cognitive sensor systems and detectors the size of specks of dust from a spray can: new intelligent sensors… more


Connected cars: does a Ford speak BMW too?

In the future, fully connected vehicles will be able to share information with each other and the surroundings in order… more


Cyber security for patient data: data security in medicine

Digitalization is leading to permanent changes within the health care sector. It promises better patient care, makes doctors’ work easier… more


BotFactory – the winning start-up, two years on

In 2016 at electronica Munich the American company BotFactory won the Start-up category of electronica Fast Forward (e-ffwd) — the… more