- Sponsors & Vendors
The International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics (ICALEO®) has a 31 year history as the conference where researchers and end-users meet to review the state-of-the art in laser materials processing and predict where the future will lead. From its inception, ICALEO has been devoted to the field of laser materials processing and is viewed as the premier source of technical information in the field.
Congress General Chair
Stefan Kaierle, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V.
Laser Materials Processing Conference Chair
Silke Pflueger, Direct Photonics, Inc.
Laser Microprocessing Conference Chair
Henrikki Pantsar, Cencorp Corporation
Nanomanufacturing Conference Co-Chairs
Yongfeng Lu, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Xianfan Xu, Purdue University
Laser Solutions Short Courses Chair
Kerstin Kowalick, Ruhr University Bochum
Business Forum & Panel Discussion Chair
Klaus Loeffler, TRUMPF Laser and Systems GmbH
Who Should Attend?
Anyone interested in laser materials processing from the basic understanding of the interaction between a laser beam and a material, to those interested in how a process can be integrated and optimized for an application. Laser Institute of America's goal for ICALEO is to bring both academic and industrial people together who may benefit from laser technology. This includes end-users and scientists as well as engineers and technicians engaged in developing laser technology.