Innovation day


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Our Greiner Assistec Innovation Day 2021 is over but you can still register to have access to the live recordings from this virtual trade show experience!

As a registered user you can benefit from great insights how we as Greiner Assistec support our customers throughout the whole process with technological expertise and innovative services. So register now, login, and be part of this virtual trade show experience.

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Our Livestream Program

Tue. 10:00 AM (CET) - Opening Speech: Delivering world-class innovation – the Greiner Assistec approach

Karl Berger
Karl Berger

Vice President Assistec

Karl Berger joined Greiner Packaging in 2014, and took responsibility for the business unit Greiner Assistec when it was established in 2015. He studied plastics engineering at Montanuniversität Leoben and before working at Greiner, Karl was member of the executive board and led the engineering department at a leading office furniture producer.

What is it about?
Being innovative is a special challenge for a company that does not have its own products, so Greiner Assistec's mission and experience is to add value for its customers by developing a wide range of targeted innovative approaches and services. From a management perspective, Karl shows how Assistec manages innovative initiatives and uses its network to deliver world class services to its customers.

Duration: 30 mins

Tue. 10:40 AM (CET) - Plug & Automate: Smart production processes

Philipp Pirafelner
Philipp Pirafelner

Global Senior Expert Technology Integration

Philipp Pirafelner joined Greiner Packaging in 2015. He studied Mechatronics Engineering while working for Greiner and is responsible for the strategic and technical development of the production process and automation.

Andreas Enhuber
Andreas Enhuber

Project Lead smart Robotics – ESCAD Austria

Andreas joined Smart Robotics Austria from the start in 2018. Smart Robotics got merged with ESCAD Austria in fall 2021. After apprenticeship and a couple of years working as maintenance technician on shift in a CD/DVD/Blu-ray production plant Andreas started to work in an engineering office specialized for industrial automation. He gained experience in function planning, programming and commissioning in an industrial environment around Europe. Since 2018 Andreas is focused on automating custom solutions with collaborative robots.

What is it about?

Philipp introduces how Greiner Assistec automates processes, where conventional automation is not beneficial. With our concept of modular automation solutions, we simplify operations, improve production stability and increase quality. This automation solution generates added value for our clients.

Duration: 30 mins

Tue. 12:30 PM (CET) - Circular Economy on a Product Level: The concept of refurbishment

Stephan Laske
Stephan Laske

R&D Director at Greiner Packaging

Stephan Laske joined Greiner Packaging as R&D Director in 2019. He studied plastics engineering at the Montanuniversität Leoben, completing his doctorate in the field of plastics processing in 2009 and habilitation for Associated Professor in 2015. Previous roles include Principal Scientist at the Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering, Head of R&D at Saubermacher and Managing Director of IM Polymer.

What is it about?

The end of life of products is a very important factor in the overall CO2 balance. Several scenarios depending on life span, used materials and product complexity are already in place whereas reuse and refurbishment/repair are the most sustainable ones. In his presentation, Stephan shows how Greiner Assistec – as a sustainable solution provider – can help you in setting up refurbish scenarios for your products and help you decrease your products’ carbon footprint.

Duration: 30 mins

Tue. 01:10 PM (CET) - Success Story: Optimizing intralogistics with BMW

Florian Kepplinger
Florian Kepplinger

Global Business Development Manager

Florian Kepplinger joined Greiner Packaging in 2021. After studying technical Chemistry at Johannes Kepler University in Linz, he became Sales Manager for reinforced plastics in the automotive industry. He benefits from several years of experience in sales and product management, focusing on developing solutions together with customers.  

What is it about?

Florian presents and discusses a story of success with a leading German car manufacturer. Developing a packaging solution for highly sensitive parts that come in a wide range of variations is challenging. He shows and guide you through this journey from the idea to the serial production including all the ups and downs in this challenging industry.

Duration: 30 mins

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Live talks

Through the recordings of the four exciting live talks, you will learn more about the innovative power of Greiner Assistec and current trends of the industry. Enjoy watching!

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FAQs for visitors

Is it still possible to register for the Greiner Assistec Innovation Day?

Yes, even though our Innovation Day is already over, you can still register to enter our virtual event. There, you can scroll through our exciting live talks.

How does the registration process work?

Once you have registered, your registration will be checked and you will receive an e-mail where you will be asked to confirm your e-mail address. This may take some time.

When can I access the event platform?

You can access the event platform any time you like.

How do I login to the platform?

After you have successfully completed the registration process you will receive an e-mail as soon as a login to the platform is possible with detailed instructions. You will then get a login link after typing in your e-mail address into the login area.

Will the keynote speeches and expert talks be recorded?

Yes, all talks will be recorded and can be accessed after the event. A completed registration process is needed in order to being able to enter the platform.

Is the registration for free?

Yes. The Greiner Assistec Innovation Day is completely free of charge. We see this event as an opportunity to come together as an industry and share thoughts and knowledge.