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Positive response to the second “PCIM Europe digital days”

17 May 2021

From 3 – 7 May 2021, the “PCIM Europe digital days” presented the latest developments and trends in power electronics and were, with large participation of companies, speakers and attendees once again the digital meeting place of the industry.

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Over 2,700 international attendees gathered information on product innovations and the latest research results in company profiles, live webinars, conference presentations and an extensive forum program.

Werner Dorbath, Head of International Marketing Communication, Semikron International GmbH confirmed: “PCIM Europe is, and will always be, the main event in the power electronics industry’s calendar – and this is no less true for the digital format. We made new contacts, engaged in discussions with customers, showcased our latest products and solutions, and saw which topics and trends are driving the industry today. Where else would you get all this and more in such a compact format?”

In the conference, more than 240 speakers presented, for instance, the latest developments in the field of power modules and SiC devices. Among the highlights of the program were the keynotes on "Next Generation of Power Electronics Module Packaging", Hannes Stahr, AT&S, Austria and the keynote "HVDC Grid Challenges Locks and Opportunities", Seddik Bacha, SuperGrid Institute, France, which were broadcast live this year. A special crowd puller with over 400 listeners was the keynote "Next-Generation SiC/GaN Three-Phase Variable-Speed Drive Inverter Concepts" by Johann Walter Kolar, ETH Zurich, Switzerland. The program was rounded off by a visionary impulse keynote on the future of work and 13 interactive seminars.

All conference presentations as well as the contributions from the Industry and E-Mobility forum will be available on-demand until 31 August 2021. Further details and tickets for access to the on-demand content are available at pcim-europe.com.

About Mesago Messe Frankfurt
Mesago, founded in 1982 and located in Stuttgart, specializes in exhibitions and conferences on various topics of technology. The company belongs to the Messe Frankfurt Group. Mesago operates internationally and is not tied to a specific venue. With 160 members of staff Mesago organizes events for the benefit of more than 3,300 exhibitors and over 110,000 trade visitors, conference delegates and speakers from all over the world. Numerous trade associations, publishing houses, scientific institutes and universities work with Mesago closely as advisers, co-organizers and partners. (mesago.com)

Background information on Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. The Messe Frankfurt Group employs around 2,500* people in a total of 30 subsidiaries. The company generated annual sales of approximately €250* million in 2020 after having recorded sales of €738 million the previous year. Even in difficult times caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we are globally networked with our industry sectors. We have close ties with our industry sectors and serve our customers’ business interests efficiently within the framework of our Fairs & Events, Locations and Services business fields. One of the Group’s key USPs is its closely knit global sales network, which extends throughout the world. Our comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. We are expanding our digital expertise with new business models. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent).
For more information, please visit our website at: www.messefrankfurt.com
* preliminary figures 2020